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Stay or Move? 5 Questions that Help you Decide

Stay or Move? 5 Questions that Help you Decide

It can be tough to make the decision to sell. In fact, for many homeowners, it's overwhelming. If you're considering making a move and struggling with the decision, here are five helpful questions to ask yourselves: "What are our practical reasons for selling?" This...

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When You See a Home You Love

When You See a Home You Love

Imagine driving through a desirable neighbourhood and, just as you turn a corner, you see the absolutely perfect home. Guess what? It's for sale! But, there’s a problem. Your current property isn't on the market. In fact, until this moment, you hadn’t seriously...

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Buying a Home in a Competitive Neighbourhood

Buying a Home in a Competitive Neighbourhood

Imagine you’ve dreamed of living in a particular neighbourhood, perhaps for years, and then, when you're finally ready to make a move, finding out that the area is competitive and buying there is definitely a challenge. A disappointment? Not necessarily. There is a...

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Staging your Home in a Hurry

Staging your Home in a Hurry

Ideally, you should have a week or two available before you list your property in order to stage your home and make it look its best for buyers. But, what if you listed quickly and within hours of the For Sale sign going up a buyer wants to view your property? In that...

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9 Steps to Finding your Next Dream Home

9 Steps to Finding your Next Dream Home

If you're thinking ahead to your next dream home, the road you need to take to get there may seem confusing. Do you search for listings online? Drop by Open Houses on the weekends? Call the number on For Sale signs? Let's break it all down! Here are the specific steps...

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When a Home Inspector Finds an Issue

When a Home Inspector Finds an Issue

Imagine you've found the perfect home. You love it. You've made an offer that's been accepted. So far so good! The only catch? You've wisely made the offer conditional on passing a professional home inspection. What happens if that home inspection reveals a major...

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Taking the Stress Out of Selling your Home

Taking the Stress Out of Selling your Home

For some people, the thought of listing their home for sale is stressful. They worry about all the things they have to do — and all the things that might go wrong. Luckily, it doesn't have to be that way. Here are some tips for making your home sale go smoothly: Give...

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What Type of Wood Floor is Best for Your Muskoka Cottage

What Type of Wood Floor is Best for Your Muskoka Cottage

There’s nothing like the look and feel of a wood floor. In the Muskoka region, many cottages come with wood flooring in at least part of the property. Today, there are more options when it comes to enjoying the look and feel of wood beneath your feet. If it’s time to...

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What to do When the Power Goes out in Your Muskoka Cottage

What to do When the Power Goes out in Your Muskoka Cottage

Living where we do with snowy winters, it came as no surprise that 2018 started off as cold as it did. When the temperatures drop, or a big storm rolls through, there’s a greater chance you could lose power. When the lights and other electrical devices go out, it’s...

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Discover Winter Wildlife in Muskoka

Discover Winter Wildlife in Muskoka

The natural beauty of the Muskoka region is a big draw to many visitors and residents, including the varied wildlife which can be found here throughout the year. You may wonder, are there really many animals to see once winter snows arrive? The answer is yes,...

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