You have 6 minutes to sell your house.

First impressions are everything and it’s no different when you’re selling your home. The knowledge that home staging increases a home’s sale price and reduces the time on market is nothing new. In fact, it seems even strange that a recent article by CBC presents this as news! What is at least, current news, are many agents saying they now…

Markets and Mortgages

Although overall prices in the GTA were up nine percent compared to January 2013, inventory is low! Homes listed for sale were down 16.6% which is likely accounting for the drive up in price. This market trend is definitely reflected in the Beach. Just the other week we listed a semi-detached that sold for more than a $100,000 over asking…

Love or Lust?

With Valentine’s around the corner, we couldn’t help but think about how buying a home is a lot like dating and finding the love of your life. When many people start out looking for a home, they look online checking out listings, and may start visiting open houses. (the bar, lavalife) They might meet an agent who offers to set…