Best Value in the Beach

Every once in a while we come across a listing that we consider to be a great buy and 178 Glenmount Park Road is one of them. Many times, great homes are overlooked because there is one box that isn’t checked off.   For some it’s a show stopper but for others, it’s an opportunity. This is one such opportunity….

Best Mother’s Day Ever

You know when mom says she doesn’t want anything for mothers day?  Here’s the truth… (Homemade gifts by the kids are always loved of course!) It’s really more about the things that she doesn’t want. She doesn’t want to be woken up by anyone in the morning…she wants you and the kids to get up, go for a walk and…

Buyer Real Estate Resolutions

As we look back on real estate in years past, we like to help home owners, sellers and buyers alike learn from the past. If you’re thinking of selling this year, here are some resolutions to consider! Real estate resolutions for BUYERS… I will get my finances in order. Before you even sit down with a mortgage advisor, get your…

Top 5 things to do on spring break in Toronto!

As the temperatures are climbing, it’s actually feeling like SPRING break in Toronto. What are the top 5 things to do this week? Check out the Winter Stations at the Beach As we walk the dog every day on the beach we’ve had the chance to check out the stations since they were built. And the kids have certainly…

5 Alternatives to Valentine’s Day

For many, Valentine’s Day has become yet another commercialized holiday bent at getting us to spend money. That’s not to say it can’t still be celebrated in a romantic way but we thought we’d feature 5 alternative ways to celebrate with your loved one, family and even friends. Skate your love away Forget the cramped restaurant full of awkward…

Seller Real Estate Resolutions

As we look back on real estate in years past, we like to help home owners, sellers and buyers alike learn from the past. If you’re thinking of selling this year, here are some resolutions to consider! Real Estate Resolutions for SELLERS: My house will not be a disaster right up until I decide to sell. We often have clients…

2015 Best Home Design Trends

2015 Best Home Design Trends 2015 is the year to let your personal style shine through each room in your house, including your kitchen and bathroom!  We are no longer leaving the kitchen and bath as the sterile white cabinet rooms of years past.  Paint the cabinets, order your favourite tile you have been dying to install.  Add that piece…

Top Home Organization Tips for 2015

New Year, Newly Organized. We like to tuck away, make piles, squish & store, and of course at the end of it all just throw it in the recycling bin! We say we will do it “this weekend” but will we really? Just like any changes in our lives, its best to slowly integrate the new behaviours into our daily…

L. Ellis – The Beach

It is hard to find someone as professional, courteous, knowledgeable and caring as Mark. When this much is at stake, you need someone who is both a coach and a great negotiator. He exceeded our expectations, not only in the sale of our home but in how he supported us the whole way through. I have no problem recommending him…

S. Martin – Lawrence Park

As a home-seller Mark helped to make my experience both positive and exciting. His attention to detail and commitment to the process garnered multiple offers which exceeded my expectations. My home sold in a week AND above the asking price. I strongly recommend Mark.