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Feb. 9, 2022

Finding a Great Home in a Hurry

 

Finding a Great Home in a Hurry

 Do you have only a few weeks to search for your next dream home? Don't panic. There are things you can do to find the perfect (or, almost perfect) property - without getting too stressed out.

 Consider these tips:

Pre-arrange ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Should You Replace Your Windows?

 

Should You Replace Your Windows?

Here's a surprising statistic. Less than 30% of window replacements are a result of the old windows being worn, broken or otherwise in need of replacement.

Clearly, there are other good reasons to consider new windows!

One of the most popular motivations is ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Protecting Your Home Gadgets from Hacking

 

Protecting Your Home Gadgets from Hacking

Imagine your coffee maker switching on by itself, staying on for hours, overheating and becoming a fire hazard. That's not science fiction. As more and more appliances incorporate WIFI, the opportunities for hackers to play havoc with your home gadgets increase.

How ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Stay or Move? 5 Questions that Help you Decide

 

Stay or Move? 5 Questions that Help you Decide

It can be tough to make the decision to sell. In fact, for many homeowners, it's overwhelming. If you're considering making a move and struggling with the decision, here are five helpful questions to ask yourselves:

1. "What ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Budgeting for Moving Day Expenses

Budgeting for Moving Day Expenses

On moving day, you'll have a big task. You'll need to get your possessions from your old property to your new one - ideally without delays or damage! Surprisingly, many people underestimate the time and costs involved in doing that. Careful planning and budgeting ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

One Hour Ideas for Boosting Curb Appeal

One Hour Ideas for Boosting Curb Appeal

You've heard of the term "curb appeal". It refers to the initial impression buyers get when they first see your property from the street. If the impression is a good one, it sets the right tone for the rest of the home ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Staging Your Home In a Hurry

 

Staging Your Home In a Hurry

Ideally you should have a week or two available before you list your property in order to stage your home and make it look its best for buyers. But, what if you listed quickly and within hours of the For Sale sign going ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

Relocating to a Different Town or City

Relocating to a Different Town or City

 

 

Moving around the corner or even across town is relatively simple because you are likely familiar with the various neighbourhoods and you can access them anytime. If there's a listed home you want to view, you can simply go see ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

DIY-Friendly Bathroom Makeovers

 

DIY-Friendly Bathroom Makeovers

Want to make your bathroom look fantastic without having to do a major renovation? There are a lot of projects you can do yourself. In fact, there are some improvements you can get done in less than a day that will transform the look and feel ...

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Feb. 9, 2022

When a Home Inspector Finds an Issue

 

When a Home Inspector Finds an Issue

Imagine you've found the perfect home. You love it. You've made an offer that's been accepted. So far so good! The only catch? You've wisely made the offer conditional on passing a professional home inspection.

What happens if ...

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