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By David Pylyp
(RE/MAX Realty Specialists Inc.,)
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  10 Marketing Questions To Ask The Real Estate Agent  Who Is Offering To List Your Property For Sale With 90% of property buyers searching online for real estate, you'll likely be best served by an agent who understands modern Real Estate web marketing techniques. Quick Note: Most real estate ag...

By Janice Ankrett, Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
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If you are selling a family home the bedrooms count. Don't ignore a valuable selling feature. The family that is looking at your house is probably looking for more bedrooms and above all space. They want room for their family to live comfortably and grow. Show them bedrooms that are clean, clutte...

By Janice Ankrett, Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
Comments 3
  The master is one of the key areas when you are selling your home. Buyers have come to expect something special when they view homes. They are looking for that 'dream' bedroom that they have seen on TV or in a magazine. The master suite/bedroom is supposed to be the owner's retreat from the wo...

By David Pylyp
(RE/MAX Realty Specialists Inc.,)
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If you are new to Canada and have been working for at least 3 months, You have a Permanent Residence Card, I would enjoy helping you Buy your first home. With as little as 5% down and as long as you have passed your employment probation period; we can help make your dream come true. Our strength ...

By David Pylyp
(RE/MAX Realty Specialists Inc.,)
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The real ZERO DOWN If you are struggling to save up that 5% down payment to buy your home and are tired of paying your landlord’s mortgage then let me help you. In exchange for your good credit history, RBC Financial will allow you to use both your credit line and credit card limits towards your ...

By David Pylyp
(RE/MAX Realty Specialists Inc.,)
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When your sale closes after your purchaseto get the best price for your home often you have to compromise and choose dates that may not matchthis means you need to leverage the equity in your home, for the required time between the purchase and sale to fund your down payment into your new home Ex...

By Charlene Storozuk, Home Stager - Burlington Ontario
(Dezigner Digz)
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Looking back on 2010, many exciting things happened for Dezigner Digz, but one of the highlights for me would definitely have to be this.  Debbie Travis, host of CBC Television's All For One, and her crew travelled to Oakville Ontario to film a surprise home makeover for a true local hero.  The ...

By Janice Ankrett, Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
Comments 8
    Why would I, your Stager, want to remove a photograph of these cute little boys? They're your family and you are proud of them. The photo has special meaning to you. What's wrong with it? It fits in with all the other photos on the wall and on the tables and/shelves. You are right, they are ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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It's a new year and most of us are still wondering where last year went.  I hear so many people say that they are glad that last year is over and that 2011 will be a new beginning. Let's hope 2011 will be a great year for all of us and that we can accomplish all that we set out to do.  Add in  l...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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Interviewing Agents Checklist What to look for in an agent Someone who is:Dedicated to their profession Someone who takes the time to determine your needs Someone who listens - and responds to your requests Is familiar with the area in which you have an interest Is knowledgeable about the propert...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 13
It's that time of year again.  The windows of downtown Oakville's shops and boutiques are decorated in anticipation of shoppers on the hunt for that perfect holiday gift for their loved ones (or maybe even themselves). As my dog Lola gave me "the look" last night I decided that instead of just wa...

By Janice Ankrett, Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
Comments 14
There is more than one way to take that exclamation. When you are selling your home you want it to be expressed in a positive way. Kitchens can make or break a sale for some buyers. Kitchens are areas of hygiene and should sparkle that means the appliances too. Buyers like eat-in kitchens so if a...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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One of my colleagues sent me this photo today with the following message. "Damn!!! We look HOT!"  The photo was taken by our wonderful male server at our Board's President's Gala For Charity.  All proceeds from the event went to support well known Habitat For Humanity.  It was an amazing evening ...
Today is Remembrance Day in Canada. It is a day set aside for all of us to remember and honour all of our soldiers who have risked, and often lost, their lives to protect not only us, but also the citizens of many countries around the world.Today in Oakville we will honour those brave men and wom...

By Janice Ankrett, Staging Professional
(Janice Ankrett Home Staging)
Comments 6
To answer this question let's split it up into two types of homes. Vacant: You have moved already or the it's an investment. Occupied: you are still living in the home while you sell.     Vacant homes should definitely be Staged. It helps the buyer size the rooms and imagine living their lifestyl...
Autumn in....... Oakville! As I Drive along tree-lined streets in Oakville and area this time of year I find myself singing 'Autumn in New York'; especially on sunny days when the bright oranges and crimsons of the maple and oak leaves stand out even brighter against the vivid blue sky. The Oakvi...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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1.  I don't get it - I was out for a walk in the neighbourhood  and came across the following sign on a typical area street.                             Heaven forbid a student driver taking a lesson decide to parallel park on this street or any street in the area with these unfriendly signs.  I ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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Dogs are great.  They don't care if it's raining or not.  All they want to do is go for walks.  Today was a pretty dismal day.  A constant drizzle throughout the day made it a good day to throw a Matchbox 20 CD on and do some house cleaning. By late afternoon my little Lola started looking at me ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 8
I had the opportunity to attend the VIP Grand Opening Celebration of Oakville's newest sports complex this past Friday evening.  The invitation was extended to me due to my involvement on Oakville's Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee. The new 4 rink arena is a stunning, state of the art faci...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 14
I often take my camera with me when I walk my dog because you just never know when a photo opportunity will present itself. A walk through the neighbourhood last evening brought a totally unexpected sight.  As my daughter and I walked past a home in the subdivision she noticed a fox just sitting ...

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