Painting the outside of your home traditionally takes more time and expense than a comparable area on the inside. You have to deal with ladders, more paint and, of course, the weather. So when preparing your house for sale, you don’t want to do any exterior painting unless it is ... Continue Reading
Here comes the joyful holiday season, and all the crazy that comes with it! At My Next KW Home Group, we want to help our clients stay zen throughout the season with help from two of our favourite local small businesses. One thing our team likes to do to wind ... Continue Reading
With the holidays approaching, there are ample opportunities for entertaining friends and family, however, not all of us have a large space. Here are some helpful tips we have used in the past for making entertaining in a small space work.
When choosing food and beverage, more thought goes into it ... Continue Reading
You’re probably familiar with the term “home staging”. It involves cleaning, de-cluttering, reorganizing, and decorating specifically in order to make your home more attractive to potential buyers. Furniture stores do something similar when they “stage” a bedroom suite in a showroom.
Most sellers focus their staging efforts on the inside of ... Continue Reading
We are excited to welcome Cheryl Heisler to the team! With an in-depth knowledge of Waterloo region, experience in new home construction and education in marketing she makes a great addition to the team.
Cheryl moved to Kitchener Waterloo when her father retired from the Air Force and started a custom ... Continue Reading
There’s an old expression: Don’t make a mountain out of a molehill. It refers, of course, to putting a problem or issue in the right perspective. Some things just aren’t worth worrying that much about – the molehills. However, there are other things that you do need to be concerned ... Continue Reading
It’s no secret in the real estate world that the more attractive your home looks to potential buyers, the more likely it will be to sell quickly and for a good price. So, obviously, you want to do everything you can to ensure your home “shows” well.
But before you invest ... Continue Reading
Moving day is traditionally such a hectic and emotionally charged experience that there are even reality TV shows about it.
Does it have to be that way? Is it possible to ensure that moving day goes smoothly?
Picking a good moving company, or making similar arrangements to transport your belongings, is the ... Continue Reading
When preparing your home for sale, you want to make sure every room looks its best. But pay particularly close attention to the kitchen. Many buyers will spend a lot of time determining whether or not it meets their needs. In fact, some buyers will even form an impression about ... Continue Reading
You obviously have experience purchasing a home. But you may not have had an opportunity, yet, to be on the other side of the transaction: putting your house on the market and entertaining offers.
Offers, in particular, can intimidate first time sellers (even those who have bought and sold a few ... Continue Reading