Home Renovations that Will Hurt Your Home's Value
Before they sell, people usually want to increase their property value to get the best possible price. And that can be done through particular home renovations and upgrades. But it needs to be done wisely. Often in the desire to increase the value ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on September 28, 2022 in Home Renovation
Four Essential Tips For Reducing Home Selling Stress
Keep your home selling stress to a minimum with these four easy to follow tips.
Work With an Edmonton REALTOR®®
One of the most effective ways to reduce stress during the home selling process is to have help. A good Edmonton REALTOR®® ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on February 11, 2021 in Home Selling Tips
7 Deal Breakers For Home Buyers (And What to Do About Them)
While buying a home ultimately comes down to personal taste, some seller issues are harder to ignore than others. Here are the top 7 deal breakers for home buyers (and what to do about them):
Deal Breaker 1 = A Rotting Roof
Posted by Robert Hasek on February 13, 2020 in Home Selling Tips
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
Home Renovations With The Highest ROI
Renovations are a great way to both maintain and boost your home’s current value. But, according to the Appraisal Institute of Canada, some renos will deliver a greater return on your investment (ROI) over others – especially when ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on December 17, 2019 in Home Renovation
9 Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Edmonton Home
Think it might be time for a bigger home? Here are nine ways to tell:
1. You’re Tripping Over Family Members
Whether it’s children, relatives, pets - or all three - if you find yourself living with more family members than rooms, ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on October 17, 2019 in Home Selling Tips
7 Reasons Your Home Isn’t Selling
Wondering why your Edmonton home isn’t selling? Here are a few reasons why (and what to do about it).
1. It’s (only) On MLS®
There’s a lot more to marketing a home than simply putting it on Edmonton’s MLS® ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on October 3, 2019 in Home Selling Tips
Getting Ready to Sell? Boost Your Curb Appeal With These Simple Tips
Whether you’re looking to breathe new life into your home for spring or getting ready to put in on the Edmonton market for a quick sale, increasing your home’s curb appeal doesn’t have to be complicated. In ...
Posted by Robert Hasek on April 11, 2019 in Selling Your Home
How to Sell Your Home Fast (and For More Money)
Of course, everyone wants to sell their home for as much as possible. And one common misconception we often hear from home-sellers is that getting a great sale price requires a ton of time and money.
While getting your home ready ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on April 4, 2019 in Selling Your Home
Should I Finish My Basement Before I Sell?
Simply put, there is no right or wrong answer to this question. While finishing your basement is generally a safe bet for a healthy return on your investment, it does cost time and money. Not to mention, the degree to which you finish it can make or ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on March 7, 2019 in Home Renovation
The Difference Between Renovating For Yourself vs. For a Sale
When it comes to updating or making changes to your home, not all home renovations are created equal. Of course, one of the biggest benefits of owning your own home is being able to personalize it - but just because you COULD doesn’t ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on February 21, 2019 in Home Renovation
The Home Selling Process: How Does it Work?
With Edmonton’s competitive housing market, it’s not enough just to put up a “For Sale” sign on your lawn. After all, between determining the fair market value for your home, listings, showings, negotiations, and ...
Posted by Paul Paiva on February 14, 2019 in Home Selling Tips