Author Archives: Stella Froese

Kim Ewchuk Offers Spring Selling Tips on Global News

 Kim Ewchuk Offers Spring Selling Tips on Global News Looking for quick tips on selling your home this Spring? On May 8th, Kim Ewchuk, licensed sales representative and General Manager for ComFree Commonsense Network in Central Canada, sat with Global News … Continue reading

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ComFree Makes a Power Play for Commission Savings!

ComFree Makes a Power Play for Commission Savings! In conventional real estate, the commission paid to a seller’s agent is generally 7% on the first $100,000 of the sale price, plus 3% on the rest… plus applicable taxes. So, for … Continue reading

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tips for selling your house: how to hide problems

Six Hidden Places Buyers Will Look

Six Hidden Places Buyers Will Look If you’re gearing up to sell your home in the coming months, you may have already begun the process of deep cleaning and decluttering. It’s certainly easy to make your home look pristine by … Continue reading

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ComFree Home Buying

ComFree Offers a Home Buying Service

ComFree Offers a Home Buying Service Mention ComFree to most Canadian homeowners and they’ll probably say, “They help you sell your home without charging a commission, right?” While that’s definitely true (to date, the ComFree network has helped over 215,000 people … Continue reading

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Selling your home in spring

Spring Checklist: Are You Ready to Sell?

Spring Checklist: Are You Ready to Sell? With warm weather ushering in the spring season, many homeowners are gearing up to plant “For Sale” signs in the ground. Since the housing market typically warms up when the weather gets a little … Continue reading

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Selling an empty house

Tips for Selling an Empty House

Tips for Selling an Empty House When most homeowners are preparing to sell, they’re faced with the problem of minimizing household clutter. They’re told that “emptier” rooms look bigger and cleaner, and fewer personal items allow buyers to visualize their … Continue reading

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Searching for a house

House Hunting Tips: Staying on the Straight and Narrow

Keeping Your House-Hunt on the Straight and Narrow When you’re looking for a new house and visiting potential properties, it’s easy to get caught up in the moment and to start making concessions about what you want. Not only is it … Continue reading

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mistakes pricing your home

Pricing Your Property: Five Common Mistakes

Pricing Your Home: Avoid These Common Mistakes When selling your home, one of the most important things to consider is your asking price. If your property is priced too low, you sell yourself short and may get low-quality offers. On … Continue reading

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Preparing for spring renovations

Winter Planning for Spring Renovations

Winter Planning for Spring Renovations Be Ready to Sell this Spring Like many Canadian homeowners, you may be planning to complete a few renovations before putting your house on the spring market. While most of us prefer to hold off on renos until … Continue reading

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Tips for selling in winter

Selling Your Home in Winter Weather: 5 Tips for Snowy Success

Selling Your Home in Winter Weather: 5 Tips for Snowy Success As Canadians homeowners know all too well, the spring housing market can often begin with a blanket of snow. But there’s no reason to be troubled by the lingering … Continue reading

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