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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Set in stone: give your driveway some love

March 8, 2018

Whether you go with classic black or a more modern concrete or stone, a neat and presentable driveway is not only functional but also attractive to look at. A well-maintained driveway can also improve your home’s curb appeal and increase its resale value.

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6 Ways to Prepare Your Property to Sell

March 2, 2018

You expect to get a top dollar offer when you put your home on the market, but are you taking the necessary measures to make sure that happens? If you’re getting ready to sell your home, there are a few essential things that should be done to ensure that you bring in the highest offer…

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Our Magnum “Opal”

March 1, 2018

Have you had a chance to stay at our San Diego vacation property, The Opal? No? You’re truly missing out. It’s always been a beautiful property, but we’ve been putting some serious work into making that house into a truly luxurious vacation getaway.

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Before you commit, date your prospective hood

February 26, 2018

“So what’s the neighbourhood really like?” It’s an oft-asked question from prospective homebuyers when they’re on the hunt for a new address. It’s a loaded one, taking into account their lifestyle preferences, and whether or not the area is family-friendly or suitable for first-time home buyers.

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