The Top 6 Advantages of Finishing Your Basement
On the fence about investing in a finished basement? Here are six reasons why it might be worth it:
1. Add Value
Finishing your basement is a great way to increase your home’s value both via resale and quality of life. In terms of resale ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on January 31, 2020 in Home Renovation
Downsizing: 10 Essential Do’s and Don’ts
Are you thinking about downsizing your Edmonton home? Read this helpful list of do’s and don’ts first.
Don’t: Wait Until the Last Minute
Sorting through an entire home’s worth of possessions can take weeks or even ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 28, 2020 in Downsizing
17 Tricks For Making Any Small Room Look Bigger
Turn any small room into a sanctuary with these simple space-expanding tricks.
1. Cast Away Clutter
Nothing shrinks a room faster than too much “stuff.” Create instant space by getting rid of items you no longer use and by opting ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 23, 2020 in Lifestyle
Home Selling Secrets Revealed: 4 Tips For Making Your Home Stand Out Online
Sell your home faster and for more money with these four must-do MLS® tips:
1. Fantastic Photos
Quality photos are crucial for enticing Edmonton buyers. For this reason, you’ll want to go beyond merely snapping a few pics on ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 21, 2020 in Home Selling Tips
Featured Listing: 4779 Crabapple Run
Are you looking for affordable, amenity-friendly living in a great new neighbourhood? Look no further than 4779 Crabapple Run. Located in The Orchards at Ellerslie, this 1,356 square foot half-duplex features three bedrooms, three bathrooms and ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on January 20, 2020 in Buying a Home
5 Smart Home Devices That Will Help You Save Money
Smart home devices don’t just improve safety, comfort and convenience, they can also save you a ton of money. Reduce your utility bills with the help of these ultra-effective smart home products.
1. Programmable Thermostats
With heating and ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 16, 2020 in Home Tips
Assessed Value vs. Fair Market Value: What’s the Difference?
While both assessed value and market value provide some insight as to how much your home is worth (and what you might be able to sell it for), there are some key differences between the two.
Here’s what you need to know:
What is ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 14, 2020 in Edmonton Market
8 Valentine’s Day Events to Look Forward to in Edmonton This February
Celebrate Valentine’s Day in a unique way by attending any one of these amazing Edmonton events.
1. Silver Skate Festival Longtable Dinner
Hawrelak Park, February 7th – 17th, 2020
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tickets: $150 (dinner), $40 (bottle of ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on January 9, 2020 in Lifestyle
The Pros and Cons of Attached and Detached Garages
One garage is as good as another, right? Well, not exactly. When it comes to attached vs. detached garages, there are some significant differences - and knowing the pros and cons of each will help you make the right decision when buying or building ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 7, 2020 in Home Buying Tips
What Do Tenants Look For in a Rental Property?
Attract tenants and generate a higher rental income with these ultra-profitable features.
A Great Location
For most tenants, location is everything. A safe neighbourhood featuring schools, grocery stores, transit, nearby commuter routes, essential ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on January 2, 2020 in Real Estate investing