Listings Are The Key!
Once again the statistics say our average market values improved over this time last year ..... by 51.44% ..... Yes house prices in Uxbridge have risen dramatically, As they have around the GTA, but this does not mean every home in uxbridge is worth 50% more than it ... Continue Reading
With so much news about hurricanes, wildfires, tornadoes and floods, we are becoming more and more aware of the unpredictable power of nature, and the indisputable importance of insurance.
Although we may forget about our home insurance policy for extended periods of time, we should examine it carefully at least once ... Continue Reading
You have no doubt heard this tip before: Always check references before you hire a mover, lawyer, decorator, contractor, or other home professional.
But for some people, picking up the phone and calling strangers to ask for a reference can feel awkward or even intimidating. Here are a few tips that ... Continue Reading
In Flanders Fields
In Flanders fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.
We are the Dead. Short days ago
We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
Loved and were loved, and now we lie
In Flanders ... Continue Reading
Numbers Never Lie!
The statistics say our market values improved by 50% over this time last year ..... numbers never lie ... but they can give a false impression.
In a small market like Uxbridge, when several high end homes sell in a month, it skews the percentages ..... especially in a ... Continue Reading
You probably know that a Realtor does more than just post a FOR SALE sign on your front lawn, or guide potential buyers through your home. But how much more? What exactly will a real estate agent do for you?
Taking the time upfront to understand what to expect from your ... Continue Reading
There’s an old saying: What you can’t see won’t hurt you. But, that’s not true. Less than ideal air quality in your home can result in allergies, colds, languor, and even sleepless nights.
Here are some tips that can help:
Let in the fresh air. Weather permitting, open windows and doors to ... Continue Reading
Are We Still Climbing The Mountain?
Driven by consumer demand homes continued to sell over the asking price in September.
The limited number of homes currently for sale combined with the steady demand for housing will continue to push Uxbridge home values upward over the short term.
There are many indicators that we have not yet reached ... Continue Reading
You don’t have to roll an actual red carpet down your walkway every time you show your home. (But it wouldn’t hurt!)
The most important thing is to make sure the journey to your front door is a pleasant one. That’s when buyers form their first impressions.
Make sure the walkway is ... Continue Reading
Obviously, your home should look its best when potential buyers arrive. However, time is not always on your side. There may be times when you have only a few minutes to get things ready. What you do with those minutes can mean the difference between an interested buyer… and one ... Continue Reading