Put your money where the return is!

Now is a good time to revisit renovations…where to invest your money, and where to avoid spending. Chances are if you’re not buying or selling, you’re renovating. The Globe and Mail published a great article you can check out below. If you are considering any renovations, give us a call – we’d be happy to help with trade referrals and…

H1N1 Info

As the H1N1 vaccine has hit the clinics, everyone has a myriad of questions…Where to get it? Is it safe? The best thing you can do is inform yourself. I like to keep my clients healthy so to help out I’ve attached links for some of the best resources on H1N1: Globe and Mail City of Toronto Info Centre CBC…

Jenny Shops

Check out here recent favorites… For a bit more selection and variety in styles than a store such as West Elm, I’ve been a fan of G.H. Johnson Furniture Gallery lately. Like West Elm, they usually have a lot of items in stock and any delivery lead times seem to be shorter than a lot of furniture stores. Another treat…

Boom or Catch Up?

You may have noticed reports all over the news that real estate is back. Home buyers who didn’t take advantage of the downturn are now facing bidding wars and over-asking purchase prices. As they say, by the time you realize the market has hit bottom, it’s already over. As of the end of September, the average price in the GTA…

Where to buy – and why…

Looking to buy but not sure where? Check out the Real Estate Guide 2010 from Toronto Life. I highly recommend you pick the guide up…even though you can check out 94 neighbourhood profiles online, the printed magazine has a thorough renovation guide with great sources for everything you need. TORONTO LIFE REAL ESTATE GUIDE 2010