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Life in Durham Region

July 20, 2019

Thomas TheTank Engine is Coming To Town

Ride along with the York-Durham Heritage Railway this summer. Join Winnie and friends for a ride through the Oak Ridges Moraine on July 7. Solve a murder mystery on-board the train on July 11 and 18. Cool down on ice […]
June 20, 2019

Fresh and Wholesome From The Farm

Welcome to one of my favorite times of year: farmer’s market time. We are blessed in Durham Region to have some wonderful farms and farmer’s markets. Check any of them out for delicious, sustainable sustenance: Check out our local growers: […]

Current Market

July 9, 2019

Lots of New Listings To Choose From In June

The Durham Region Association of Realtors has the latest stats to get you moving: The President of the Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR), Tina Sorichetti, announced Durham REALTORS® reported 1,093 residential transactions in June 2019. This represents a significant […]
June 10, 2019

Homes Are Selling In Durham Region

According to the Durham Region Association of Realtors, more listings are needed to keep the market moving: The Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Tina Sorichetti reported 1,176 residential transactions in May 2019. This is a substantial increase of […]

Buyers

July 15, 2019

Secured vs. Unsecured Debt

Getting a mortgage can be a daunting task. There is so much to know and understand including some pretty confusing language. Borrowers are often confused by mortgage terminology, so in an effort to keep you educated we welcome you to […]
June 14, 2019

8 Steps to Getting Your Finances in Order

Develop a family budget. Instead of budgeting what you’d like to spend, use receipts to create a budget for what you actually spent over the last six months. One advantage of this approach is that it factors in unexpected expenses, […]

Sellers

June 28, 2019

“Green” Is The New Gold: 4 Ways To Renovate For The Environment

Canadian home buyers have said that they are willing to pay more for green’ features.  New home builders are offering special green’ options in things like the selection of building materials and energy-efficient choices.  If you are renovating your home, perhaps […]
April 14, 2019

11 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Real Estate Agent

Inquiring minds want to know. Is your Realtor a professional? Ask these questions to help you decide: How long have you been in residential real estate sales? Is it your full-time job? (While experience is no guarantee of skill, real […]

What Clients Are Saying
About Frank Steinhausen?

"Frank and the team's knowledge of the current market and the strategies to market our house was excellent. He sold our house for more than list price and quickly. It was an excellent experience." Glen & Louise MacPherson
"Frank and his team sold my house for exactly what he told me it would sell for. Other homes in the area are still listed and have been reducing their price. Thank you for finding me my perfect house." Diane Muir

Client Experience Team

Frank employs a client experience team that makes sure your experience is one that you want to tell all your friends about. The team checks to make sure everything is going smoothly, and follows up with you after the fact to ensure that the experience was what you expected.

Media: The team includes a professional photographer, web developer, marketing manager and client care co-ordinator.

Legal: When it comes time to transfer your title, Frank can put you in touch with knowledgeable legal services that won’t break the bank.

Staging: Making your home look its best might require the help of a professional to furnish, decorate and design.

Mortgage: Whether you like the big banks or independent lenders, Frank will help lower your rates and put more money in your pocket.

Inspections: When buying, a home inspection is a must. Frank will put you in touch with a professional and knowledgeable inspector.