Viewing new homes on the market can be a very exciting and a fast-paced experience – especially if you’re also selling your current property. You see a home you like, you fall in love with some of its key features and, before you know it, you’re making an offer. But, ... Continue Reading
What to do around Waterloo Region in June
There is so much to do in Waterloo Region in the month of June! Here is a snapshot of just a few of the events coming up!
Not Another GALA – June 14th
If your new to Kitchener this event is a great way ... Continue Reading
You’ve picked a great contractor or decorator. The crew is coming in on Monday to do the work. You can hardly wait to see the renovated kitchen, new hardwood floors, or freshly painted living room.
But there’s one thing that can put a damper on all your enthusiasm. The work itself.
Dust. ... Continue Reading
Neighbourhood Feature – Beechwood
Welcome to Beechwood! A popular area in Waterloo, Beechwood, is known for being a great neighbourhood for families. The area features a blend of activities, privacy and larger style homes on large lots with mature trees.
This area is special to both Michael and Laura as they both ... Continue Reading
We all love summer. Especially the activities that come along with it, BBQing, swimming, fire pits and so much more!
What was once banned has become a popular trend in the City of Kitchener. After 300 calls yearly the City of Kitchener created a “framework” to allow Backyard fires as long ... Continue Reading
What if something unexpected happened – a relocation, perhaps – and you needed to sell your current property quickly and find another home? What would you need to do to make that happen, especially when you don’t have a minute to spare? Focus on the following three steps:
1. Prepare your ... Continue Reading
It’s Queen Victoria’s Birthday on Monday which means no school for the little ones and no work for most of us. The Region of Waterloo has several things going on which the entire family can participate in to celebrate!
If you’re hoping to see some fireworks, Conestogo and New Dundee are ... Continue Reading
Your home has both a personal value and a market value.
When you think of your home as a place where a family is raised and memories are built, then it’s like those popular MasterCard commercials on television: Your home’s value is “priceless”.
But when it comes to how much your home ... Continue Reading
Some people just don’t appreciate pets, and all the sights, sounds, and smells that go with them. So, to keep potential buyers focused on your house, and not your pet, follow these simple tips:
Wash and put away the pet toys and food bowls.
Refresh the kitty litter.
Check your yard for doggie ... Continue Reading
The more varied the opinions of economic experts, the more we are required to do our own homework when making real estate decisions for the future. This is especially true when there are varying degrees of optimism and pessimism about the nation’s economy. Many homeowners use interest rates to measure ... Continue Reading