Cost Saving Moving Tips

By: Kraig Schwartz

Cost Saving Moving Tips

Tags: Moving Tips

Moving expenses are obviously a part of buying or selling a home and moving to a new one. Moving inspires both excitement and anxiety than anything else. It also can be a significant financial load to face if you are unprepared. To make it all easier to handle, here are some ways to avoid breaking the bank with your move. Plan Early Starting early allows you more time to think through you...Read More

Preparing your Home for the Spring Market

By: Kraig Schwartz

Preparing your Home for the Spring Market

Tags: Selling Your Home

If you are thinking of selling your home, Spring is a great time of the year to sell. After the whirlwind of Holiday events, prepare your home for a successful spring sale by doing so in the winter. Early planning will help reduce and provide you with more time to make the best decisions. Here are a few tips to get your home ready for the spring market! Hire a Real Estate Agent A real estat...Read More

Tips of Preparing your Home for Severe Cold Weather

By: Kraig Schwartz

Tips of Preparing your Home for Severe Cold Weather

Tags: Home Tips

Canada has the coldest, longest-lasting winters, with snowfalls followed with moments of freezing and melting. This can inflict considerable damage on homes. Here are some tips and steps you can take to weather proof your home from the extended severe weather.   Remove snow and ice from your home's entrances and sidewalks. Keep an eye out for ice dams close to gutter downspouts....Read More

5 Tips for Downsizing before a Move.

By: Kraig Schwartz

5 Tips for Downsizing before a Move.

Tags: Downsizing Tips

Seniors, empty nesters or a drop in income, divorce, or another reason often makes financial sense to find a smaller and more economical place to live. Regardless of the reason, letting go of possessions and moving into a smaller space will come with its share of difficulties. But if you come up with a plan before you downsize, you can make this life transition a little easier. TIP 1:  PLAN ...Read More

The Repairs that Should be made before putting your House on the Market!

By: Kraig Schwartz

The Repairs that Should be made before putting your House on the Market!

Tags: Home Selling Tips

Buyers frequently search for properties that need little work, and no one wants a deal to fall through because the house inspector discovered a problem the buyers simply will walk away from. Focus on the things that most customers will likely find objectionable. Here are some of the most important things you should consider repairing before selling your home. Make Sure All The “Big Stuff&rd...Read More

10 Home Maintenance Tips for the Fall

By: Kraig Schwartz

10 Home Maintenance Tips for the Fall

Tags: Home Maintenance Tips

The fall season is here, and it’s time to get your house in shape for the cooler months ahead. Although autumn can be one of the busiest seasons for homeowners preparing for winter, it’s also the best time to take advantage of the moderate weather to repair any damages before the first frost sets in. Here are some home maintenance ideas that will keep your home running in peak conditio...Read More

5 Home Improvements with the Best ROI

By: Kraig Schwartz

5 Home Improvements with the Best ROI

Tags: Selling Your Home

You might have considered renovating your home before placing it on the market. Preparing your home for sale often needs an investment in order to bring it up to date and help it compete in today’s heated real estate market. Investing in home improvement projects can significantly boost your home’s resale value.   Paint Painting the interior of the house helps with a clean...Read More