February 1, 2014
If you own a Guelph rental property that needs some repairs or renovations, be sure not to fall into the trap of overspending. With tenant turnover, higher foot traffic and the occasional mishap, [...]
April 6, 2013
I hear it all the time from buyers — the kitchen is nice and the cupboards are in good shape but they are just so dated looking. Oh is that all?
February 3, 2012
As you’re preparing your Guelph home for sale, you’ll be thinking in terms of Staging and de-cluttering and doing this-and-that in order to showcase the property to its best. But [...]
January 12, 2012
If you are in the process of making some updates to your Guelph home in preparation for sale, one way to add design oomph is by updating and upgrading lighting fixtures.
January 8, 2012
If you’re in the process of getting your Guelph home ready for sale, you might consider updating some of your plumbing fixtures – you know… taps, faucets, shower heads, toilets [...]
January 4, 2012
It’s a new year and that means a time for many of us to make a few resolutions. And while you’re making resolutions for 2012, why not give some thought to ways you can improve the [...]
December 8, 2011
Many people have a natural sense of pride of ownership when it comes to homes. That’s a great characteristic that will serve you well as a home owner, renovator and investor. But that being [...]
November 2, 2011
A critical part of successful house flipping lies in the timeliness and quality of renovations. There is so much to be said on this subject, but here are three key things to keep in mind [...]
July 13, 2011
Today, it was announced that the Federal Government has renewed the ecoENERGY Retrofit – Homes program. The goal of the program is to encourage Canadians to make their homes more energy efficient.
July 7, 2011
Recently, I took a client through a home that I thought might be a potential fit for her as an investment to buy and rent out. There were some issues with the home, but one thing more than any [...]