Do I need condo insurance?

Monday Aug 19th, 2019


 Interested in buying a condo? Ratehub has this wonderful article by Cody Kukay that you should probably read. It goes into condo insurance and why you should probably have some. Happy reading! Do you need home insurance for a condo? Yes, while home insurance isn’t mandatory, if you have a mortgage your lender will require it. Now, it’s important to know your condo association will have a master insurance policy, but it may only cover the basic building—walls,... [read more]

5 Big Reasons to Sell Your Home This Year (Because It Could Get Tougher)

Monday Jul 15th, 2019


Rachel Stults at realtor.com® has some very good advice that you should all read through about selling your home and why now is the best time to take advantage of of this hot summer market.   It's no secret that life's been pretty good to sellers for the past several years. Even if you had no need—or desire—to move, the housing landscape might have seriously tempted you to put your house on the market anyway. After all, it's hard not to see visions of... [read more]

Are you ready to sell?

Monday May 06th, 2019


Selling your home is a big financial and emotional decision. Your home is no longer the bricks, drywall, and hardwood floors you fell in love with when you bought it. You have tackled some of life’s many milestones and made memories inside the house you now call a home. Whether you have simply grown out of the house, are choosing to downsize, or you’re looking for a new location, there are many factors that may influence your decision to sell your house. Check your... [read more]

5 Steps on How to Declutter Your House for Sale

Saturday Jan 19th, 2019


Here is an article from Travellers Insurance. It gives more timely advice on how to declutter. This is going to the be trend in 2019. Everyone wants to streamline their homes and their lives. It sure makes it easier to pack when you move! If you’re thinking of moving, you’ve probably heard the advice from real estate agents and stagers to cut down on clutter to appeal to potential buyers. It’s easier for someone new to imagine living in your home if they don’t have to... [read more]

Importance of curb appeal for condos and co-operative buildings

Friday Feb 01st, 2019


From the Cooperator New York here is an interesting article of a subject of curb appeal for condos. This topic is rarely addressed. If you are a condo owner, you may want to discuss with your board or strata council on how to make your building appealing to buyers. This will add value to the overall property.  Public areas and balconies are important areas not to be overlooked. This article brought up a very real point that often people don't consider, curb appeal always... [read more]


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