Quick tips for rental property investment

May 3, 2018

Rental property investment can be a good wealth-building option, provided you understand certain rules. Since many consider the stock market a risky proposition, people are opting for real estate investments.

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Recyclables make a greener home

April 27, 2018

The use of recycled materials in green homes and buildings proves to be one of the most common ways to show sustainability. Aside from economic benefits, recycled or salvaged materials can add character and unique appeal.

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Is your dream home a former grow-op?

April 23, 2018

Before you’re sold on a home’s granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, you should know that a previous owner might have cooked up a lot more in the basement, bedrooms or even the family room. There may be some stigma attached to buying or owning a home that was formerly used as a grow-op

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Let your kitchen see the light

April 18, 2018

Is your kitchen in need of a revamp? New appliances and counter space might be high on the list, but popular trends in finish-outs and appliances are also impacting kitchen lighting choices. And a look at trending tastes indicate that kitchen design is once again trending toward the contemporary side.

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A great start to the weekend

April 13, 2018

So, who says Friday the 13th is unlucky? Not us, and we have some exciting news to share… After just five days on the market and more than a dozen offers, we are thrilled to announce that 61 Orchardcroft Crescent has sold – and for $116,000 over asking! Congratulations to both buyers and sellers

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Hot ticket: infinity Mirrors at the AGO

April 10, 2018

If there’s one thing you have to try to see this spring, it’s the incredible, immersive Infinity Mirrors installation by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, now on at the Art Gallery of Ontario. Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors provides visitors with the unique opportunity to experience six of Kusama’s most iconic kaleidoscopic environments at once

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Why you should house-hunt in the rain

April 4, 2018

As the old adage goes, April showers bring May flowers…but they may also help you find your next home, too. June through October are always the best and busiest months for house hunting – the sunshine of summer and full colours of fall have everyone and their homes looking their best

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Life’s a beach!

March 28, 2018

With over 33 beaches to discover, there’s no doubt as to why San Diego is considered California’s beach city. And the city’s many coastal neighbourhoods give you ample access to sand and surf. 

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The ultimate Spring Maintenance checklist for homeowners

March 23, 2018

For some people, the annual Spring Clean is like a rite of passage. Longer, sunnier days prompt homeowners to open windows, rid the house of dust and damp, make repairs and welcome the warm weather. It’s not just about cleaning the indoors, however

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How well do you know your home?

March 16, 2018
How much do you really know about your house?

So, after a long and extensive search, you’ve finally found – and fallen in love with – your new forever home. You know that you’ve bought it from Mr. & Mrs. Ramsey, who’ve lived in the house for 22 years, but who was there before that? And before that?

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