By: RE/MAX ROUGE RIVER REALTY

Key Liveability Factors When Buying or Selling a Home

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Durham

Key Liveability Factors When Buying or Selling a Home When buying or selling a home, it’s important to think big. Look beyond the home itself. What does the neighbourhood have to offer? These features factor into the “liveability” of a community and help contribute to a home’s appeal (translation: higher resale value). Unfortunately, liveability facto...Read More

By: RE/MAX ROUGE RIVER REALTY

Indoor Gardening Lets You Grow Greens in Any Space

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Condo's

Do you have a green thumb but no garden to grow your greens? Indoor farming methods have seen a resurgence over the past few years, particularly with many condo dwellers who don’t have access to a garden. Not only does growing your own herbs indoors provide you with fresh ingredients daily, but there are other benefits too. Year-round greens: Indoor gardening or farming ...Read More

By: RE/MAX ROUGE RIVER REALTY

Buying a Condo by the Numbers: How much homeowners insurance do you need?

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Durham

Here’s a fun real estate stat for condo buyers: one in eight Canadian households live in a condo. That’s right, the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) showed that 1,615,485 households (12.1%) lived (either as owners or renters) in condominiums. Of these households, 1,153,580 were owners while 461,215 were renters. Perhaps unsurprisingly, three-quarters of households in condominiums...Read More