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Toronto Real Estate Board President Garry Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported a year-over-year dip of 2.4 percent in the number of homes sold through TREB’s MLS® System in February 2019, while new listings declined by 6.2 percent. The fact that new listings fell more than sales suggests conditions became tighter over the past year, supporting year-over-year price growth.
We’re into the coldest part of winter right now, and if you live in an area where there’s a chance of a prolonged deep freeze, you’ll want to know how to prevent your pipes from bursting!
Got the February blahs? Here are some ways to fight back by brightening and lightening your home — and hopefully your winter mood too!
The 2018 year-end sales results have been calculated, and Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) President Garry Bhaura confirmed a total of 77,426 residential transactions through TREB’s MLS® System last year.
While magazine photos of beautifully styled kitchens with open shelving and matching knickknacks organized just-so on the counter can look chic enough to trigger a serious case of kitchen envy, this type of setup may not be practical for everyone. In fact, the concept of openly displaying dishes and other essentials can end up being more work to maintain, and cause more stress than a regular kitchen setup with closed cupboards.
Your Listing Salesperson has no doubt explained the importance of painting your home before it goes on the market, in order to freshen it up and boost its sales appeal. But did you know the actual color of paint you choose can not only increase (or decrease) interest in your home, but can also influence the price you sell your home for?
As we head into cold and flu season, it’s worth taking note of these household ideas to keep germs at bay.
Technology is being developed faster than most of us can keep up with these days, and there are so many interesting ways to incorporate it into our homes, whether for our own use or to boost the interest in our house or condo when it comes time to put it on the market. Here are just some ways to update and connect your kitchen with technology.
Whether your garden covers an expanse of flowers, bushes and other greenery around your house, or whether you just have visions of tending a small vegetable patch in the back yard, you’ll want to focus on what you actually want to grow and not what tends to sprout out of nowhere — that would be those pesky weeds!