2018 Home Décor Trends

By: Andy Ho

2018 Home Décor Trends

Tags: Home Decor, Trends, 2018, Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

  2018 welcome’s new beginnings. Sometimes the starting of a new year means making changes to your own personal space too. Now you don’t need to be “out with the old and in with the new.” Many homeowners don’t realize that you can easily use old décor items more than once and coordinate them with new décor and new colours.  Natural Atmosphere...Read More

4 Home Buying Trends for 2018

By: Andy Ho

4 Home Buying Trends for 2018

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

In early December you would have opened your daily newspaper and seen articles discussing the new mortgage rule changes and other discussion about how difficult lenders will be in the new year. Many worry about how these changes will affect the market and affect our future buyers and sellers. Many are asking question, will mortgage rates rise? Will the policies take a turn for the worst? Only time...Read More

5 New Years Resolutions Every Homeowner Should Try

By: Andy Ho

5 New Years Resolutions Every Homeowner Should Try

Tags: New Years, Resolutions, Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

The new year is your opportunity to get a fresh start. While many resolutions can fade after the first month it's good to choose resolutions you know you can make work. If you own a home, here are our five new year’s resolutions that every homeowner should try to help make your year even better financially. Up your mortgage payments This year try accomplishing paying off your mortg...Read More

4 tips to Help Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

By: Andy Ho

4 tips to Help Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

Tags: New Years, Resolution, Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

  Have you decided on you’re New Year’s Resolution yet? New Year’s is all about a fresh start. Making plans and goals for yourself. You may have many different plans for yourself for the New Year and that’s great! But, according to statistics many people give up on their goals within six months.  These four tips can help you achieve your goals. Action: Everyone...Read More

6 Things to Avoid When Holiday Decorating

By: Andy Ho

6 Things to Avoid When Holiday Decorating

Tags: Holiday, Decor, Christmas, Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

  You probably have started some holiday decorating or maybe your holding off a bit longer. Here are some tips for those who are living in a small space who need tips to make their space festive and not cluttered. It’s time for you to get into the Christmas cheer! Here are our six mistakes to avoid while decorating your home: Pick a colour scheme and stick with it: Find a simple pale...Read More

5 Tips to Help Make Home Staging Easy During the Holidays

By: Andy Ho

5 Tips to Help Make Home Staging Easy During the Holidays

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

It’s not easy having your home on the market during the holidays, so much going on with friends and family. With having Christmas gatherings it can be difficult to keep your home in the best condition possible. Here are some simple ideas that can help make your home look amazing when selling during the holidays season. Exterior curb appeal: The inside is important but so is the outside...Read More

Here are Some Repair Requests a Buyer Shouldn’t Ask

By: Andy Ho

Here are Some Repair Requests a Buyer Shouldn’t Ask

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill,

You’re out with your real estate agent and you’re searching for a new home, you have given your real estate agent a list of what you’re looking for in a home. You walk through one home and the kitchen is a little out-dated, but it has three bedrooms and a finished basement. What many buyers need to realize is that it doesn’t matter how many homes you walk through, you will...Read More

The Holiday Season is the Perfect Time to Sell. Here is Why?

By: Andy Ho

The Holiday Season is the Perfect Time to Sell. Here is Why?

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

The Holiday Season is a busy time for everyone, and maybe you thought about selling? But thought maybe the New Year would be a better time. Home buyers might be busy with Christmas shopping, dinners, headed to parties or maybe perhaps headed on vacation. We now have the digital world, so there really isn’t an off-season for house-hunting. In fact, the holiday season offers many advantages f...Read More

Save Your Money This Winter

By: Andy Ho

Save Your Money This Winter

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Home Buyer, First-Time Buyer, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City

Winter is right around the corner, and it wouldn’t surprise me if we see snow soon. Your home is a huge investment already. So, any useful tips you find online when it comes to saving money this winter will make you extremely happy when your energy bills come this winter season. Get an energy audit: Look for a professional to inspect your home’s energy use. An inspector can&...Read More

7 Trends to Freshen Up Your Bedroom

By: Andy Ho

7 Trends to Freshen Up Your Bedroom

Tags: Real Estate, Realtor, Toronto, Markham, Vaughan, Brampton, Mississauga, Milton, King City, Aurora, Richmond Hill, Thornhill

Every season trends are changing, it seems its getting harder to keep up to date with trends because they are constantly changing. From neutrals to dark moody shades and bright colours. We found some key pieces you can continue to update over time. These tips will help you personalize your space without having to change the whole bedroom. Keep your walls and linens neutral: Probably the number on...Read More