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Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability

Energy-Saving Improvements to Boost Salability For the majority of Canadians selling average homes, it can be difficult to highlight the reasons why yours is the best choice among similar homes on the market. If you’re intent on increasing your home’s value and … Continue reading

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houses that aren't selling

Slow Sale? Three Considerations for Houses that Aren’t Selling

Slow Sale? Three Considerations for Houses that Aren’t Selling Every once in a while, a house goes up for sale in a fairly active market, and for some reason, it just sits there. The weeks tick past, the other houses … Continue reading

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What are buyer’s, seller’s, and balanced markets?

What are buyer’s, seller’s, and balanced markets? In the world of real estate, the usual pattern is that when spring temperatures start to climb, buyers and sellers start pushing the real estate market into high gear. Around this time, we start … Continue reading

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Pruning before you sell

Enhancing Your Home’s Outdoor Appeal

  Enhancing Your Home’s Outdoor Appeal When we start thinking about selling a house, we tend to concentrate on all the preparations we’ll have to make inside. However, your home’s exterior serves a critical role in your sale: as the … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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