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5 Things To Do Prep Your Backyard for Spring & Summer

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Environment, Homes, GTA

iew Larger Image     As the days continue to get longer and the weather begins to get warmer, now is the perfect time to dive into working on yards and preparing them for the spring and summer months. With social distancing regulations being in place now as well, working on your yard is a great way to get outside and get some fresh air while still maintaining the appro...Read More

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Four Things to Consider When Viewing Houses Online

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Environment, Homes, GTA, Covid-19

As technology evolves and improves over time, online home listings get more sophisticated. With features such as 3D home tours now available, it is now possible to view a home and go through the entire home purchase online. This is especially pertinent now, given the current situation surrounding COVID-19 and the stress on social distancing. While many online listings are packed full of great phot...Read More

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How to be a Good Neighbor While Social Distancing

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w Larger Image     As Covid-19 sweeps its way through our cities and neighbourhoods, we’ve also seen acts of kindness emerge in its wake. From cities and countries pulling together to weather the economic storms ahead, to online communities offering support for individuals, families, students, homeowners, renters, business owners, employees, those looking for work,...Read More

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Furnish Your Home On A Tight Budget

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ew Larger Image You’ve just bought a home, or you’re planning to in the near future. If you’re on a tight budget, but that doesn’t mean you have to sit on milk crates or sleep on a mattress on the floor. It just means you have to get creative about where to shop for new furniture and home essentials. Here are seven great places to shop if you need to furnish your home, ...Read More

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7 Ways to Update Your Kitchen for Less Than $1,000

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Durham, Decor & More, First Time Buyers, HOUSE HQ, SELLING TIPS, DECOR & MORE, HOME IMPROVEMENT, MAINTENANCE & REPAIR, CURB APPEAL, MARKET TRENDS, TORONTO REAL ESTATE NEWS,

  iew Larger Image     You’ve finally made the decision to sell, but as you sit in your kitchen and look around, you realize the space could use a little love to attract the kind of buyer you’re hoping for. Here’s how to get top dollar for your place without spending a penny over $1,000.   1.  Replace Countertops While everyone swoons ...Read More

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Renovation Tips for a Multi-Generational Home

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iew Larger Image     From splitting expenses, to sharing chores and everything in between, there are many benefits to living in a multi-generational home. This living arrangement can help reduce stress, save money and strengthen a family’s bond. Many homeowners tend to pass on this type of living situation, feeling they could lose their privacy or independence, ...Read More

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5 Renovation Ideas to Boost Your Condo Selling Price

Tags: HOMES IN TORONTO, HOMES IN DURHAM, DECOR & MORE, FIRST TIME BUYERS, HOUSE HQ, SELLING TIPS, DECOR & MORE, HOME IMPROVEMENT, MAINTENANCE & REPAIR, CURB APPEAL, MARKET TRENDS, TORONTO REAL ESTATE NEWS

ew Larger Image     Renovations have the power to pump up selling price, but do your research before reaching for the sledgehammer. Buyers want updated features and finishes without the hassle and costs of having to do it themselves. However, you don’t want your price to be at the top of the range compared with similar units in the area. Here are our top condo reno...Read More

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7 Spring Repairs You Need to Make Before Listing Your Home

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Durham, Renovations, 2019

View Larger Image     Winter may not feel like it’s ever going to end, but the incrementally longer and warmer days mean spring is indeed on its way. Make sure your home is ready for the busy housing market ahead with these seven spring repairs.   Roof Repairs Ice dams and falling snow sheets can cause damage to a roof over a long, cold winter...Read More

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3 Tips for a More Energy Efficient Home

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    3 Tips for a More Energy Efficient Home The impact of climate change affects us all. Not only are the Earth’s temperatures rising, we are seeing more natural disasters as a result of the phenomenon and natural habitats are declining at an alarming rate. The good news is, there are small steps you can take for a more energy efficient home, that go beyond re...Read More

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6 Hidden Expenses Buyers Often Forget About When Purchasing a House

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Durham, Decor & More, First Time Buyers

iew Larger Image     Buying a house is one of the biggest purchases you will make in your lifetime and a lot goes into the planning and finances of purchasing a home, especially if it is your first home. From a down-payment, to repairs & maintenance, to purchasing furniture and appliances, there are hidden expenses that one might not think of when in the home-buyin...Read More