Choosing the Right Front Door Colour

The front door is key in your home’s curb appeal. It can give your home an extra burst of personality that makes it stand out from the neighbours. It’s also the entry point for your guests, so to make a welcoming impression, it needs to look great. Choosing the right colour for your front door can be a bit of a …

Andrew’s Scenic Acres Harvest Moon Festival 9365 10th Sideroad | Milton | 905-878-4997 www.andrewsscenicacres.com Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23 – 5:00 – 8:00 pm Andrew’s Scenic Acres is hosting the very first Harvest Moon Festival to officially celebrate the kick-off of the autumn season and watch the moon come up. Come September 22nd and 23rd any time from …

Home Staging Tips for Fall

One of the most beautiful seasons of the year is Fall. It’s also a time when people want to feel cozy and warm. If you can create the essence of fall, your home will be that much more appealing to buyers on an emotional level. To set your home apart from the competition, try these tips to get buyers falling …

1. Head for the Hills Craft Beer Festival Saturday, September 15 | 11:00 am – 6:00 pm | Trafalgar Sports Park | 11494 Trafalgar Road | Georgetown, ON Head for the Hills is a day of craft beer & cider sampling, gourmet food, and live music in the beautiful countryside. Recently voted the #1 beer festival in Ontario, Head for the …

Simple Moving Tips Everyone Needs to Know

Purge and Organize Your first step in the moving process should be purging and organizing everything. The last thing you want to do is move stuff only to sell or donate it once you get moved. It’s also much easier to pack an organized space than a messy space. Start packing two to three weeks before the move, by this …

Tips for Selling your Home When Owning Pets

When it is time to sell your home, you will encounter at least a few challenges during the home selling process. Selling a home with pets adds several additional challenges for a home owner.   
While furry friends are extremely important to most homeowners, they also add some extra stress that  requires additional preparation before selling a home. If you’re a pet owner, …

10 Budget Friendly Ways to Add Curb Appeal

When you start thinking about selling your home, you begin looking at it differently and with a more critical eye. This is especially true when you are talking about your curb appeal. What once seemed fine no longer does—especially when it comes to the overall look of your home. Bare patches on your lawn, tired plants or broken fence boards …

Positive News in GTA Compared to Vancouver

In encouraging economic news, residential home sales were up 18.6 per cent in the GTA for the month compared with last July, the Toronto Real Estate Board said Friday. In addition the average selling price of the 6,961 homes that changed hands during the month rose 4.8 per cent on an annual basis to $782,129. July’s climb follows a 2.4 …

Good Neighbour Practices

Its summer! Time to embark on those outdoor projects that you have been thinking about over the winter, from simple trimming the hedges, putting in a pool, landscaping your yard or replacing the roof. No matter what your plans are for home improvement, be sure to take your neighbours into consideration and follow good neighbour etiquette practices. Here are a …

5 Must Have Home Staging Accessories

You’ve chosen your real estate agent, set the asking price, and planned your launch date. Your home is looking wonderful, all that remains is some final touches. What accessories represent the best investment when you’re trying to give your house that little extra presentation polish? Here are 5 suggestions. 1. Cushions – a really easy way to instantly update a …