home value

September 18, 2017

3 Reasons To Call A Realtor Today

You might naturally assume that it is most important to talk to a Realtor when you’re selling or buying a home. But there are many other circumstances in which it makes sense to give me a call. Here are a […]
February 22, 2017

Making an Offer in a Competitive Real Estate Market

Imagine finding a home you love, making an offer, and then finding out there are other competing offers on the table. Ouch. If you’re looking for a property in a competitive market, it is likely that there will be multiple […]
December 20, 2016

Are You Ready To Buy Up?

No matter how much you love your current property, you may be dreaming of the day you can buy up into a better home in a better neighbourhood. Is that day today, or, is it a few years down the […]
February 18, 2016

Understanding property risk valuations

The real estate market is pushing upwards and some wary consumers are wondering if the appraisal of the real estate is keeping up with the market value. Genworth, a mortgage insurance company, reminds us that purchase price, or what might […]
January 27, 2016

How transportation impacts real estate prices

With the longest commute times in Canada, giving people a choice of transportation can impact their decision to buy your home: Being around public transportation wasn’t always a good choice when it came to real estate. After World War II, […]