Dear Realtor

Helpful Home Advice Dear Realtor, My feelings are hurt!! The recommended stager wants to make all sorts of changes to our home, which is packed with warm memories, family pictures, unique furniture, and bold colour choices. One of the bedrooms has…

First Home Halloween How-to

The Debutant Ball of Neighbouring With moving day in the rear-view mirror, you’ve settled into a home you love, but…How do you fit into your new neighbourhood and community? Where do you begin to make inroads with new friends and…

Ready, Willing & Able, Part 2

The Next Step: Able How does being ready, willing and able apply to a real estate transaction, or the desire to participate in one?  Let’s talk about the action of being willing and able – How does one become willing…

Ready, Willing & Able, Part 1

Is buying a home a dream or reality? Definition of ready, adjective readier; readiest 1a: prepared mentally or physically for some experience or action b: prepared for immediate use…

Summertime + Free Time = Road Trip

Former Midtowners Explore the Outer Limits  August. An endless month of lazy summer weekends. Your neighbouring communities might have more to offer than you think.…

Soundtrack to Your Summer

The Ultimate Summer To Do & Playlist “The Boys of Summer” – Don Henley “Summer” – Calvin Harris “Hot Fun in the Summertime” – Sly & the Family Stone “Summer in the City” – The Lovin’ Spoonful “Summertime” – DJ Jazzy…

Dear Realtor

Advice for the Home-torn, not Love-lorn     Dear Realtor, My husband and I have been in a committed relationship with our semi-detached, 3-bedroom home for the past 7 years. We purchased as newlyweds and couldn’t have been happier. But…

Parks & Patios

A Hop, Skip and a Jump Away: City Fun For eight months out of the year, we curl up in sweaters and wrap our hands…