By: Jason Moseley

How To Tell If A Neighbourhood Is Improving

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When you’re looking for a new home, you want to find one in a great neighbourhood – or, at least, in a neighbourhood that is on the upswing. How can you tell if a particular area is improving? Here are some common indicators: Pride of ownership. Take a walk around the neighbourhood. Do you get a sense that pe...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

Does Your Home Still Match Your Lifestyle?

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When you purchased your current home, chances are it was a good match for your lifestyle. It had the space you needed, the features you wanted, and a location that worked for you. But for most people, lifestyle and needs evolve through the years. Kids get older. Jobs or careers change. People take on new hobbies and other interests.  As a re...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

Make Sure You Get What You Need!

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  When you’re shopping for a new home, it’s a good idea to create a checklist of what you want and what you need. It keeps you on track to ultimately find the property that best fits your requirements — and those of your family. However, there’s a big difference between want and need that is impo...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

How To Determine What You Need To Do

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Say you’re a homeowner wanting to sell your two-storey, detached home. You sit down and make a list of things that need to get done to make your property as attractive as possible to buyers.  You consider the backyard. “Hmm,” you think. “Doesn’t our deck need a new finish and our flowerbed need new edging stones?”  Then you think about the living roo...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

Take the Personality OUT
of your Home!

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Does your home have a lot of personality? There’s nothing wrong with that.  In fact, you may have pictures on the fireplace mantle showcasing happy family memories over the years… or trophies and other awards in the kids’ bedrooms that represent achievements that make you proud… or a fridge door covered with notes, a calendar and other items that make it a de facto...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

What to do when closing dates don't match!

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If you want to sell your current property and purchase your next dream home, you might be concerned that the closing dates need to be on the same day. You might be worried about losing a property if the closing dates overlap, or being put out on the street if the dates are far apart!  For the most part, these concern...Read More

By: Jason Moseley

The Emotional Side of Selling

Tags: Homes, Homes in Toronto, Homes in Pickering, Homes in Ajax, Homes in Whitby, Homes in Oshawa, Real Estate, Real Estate Market, Home values

  Let’s face it. Selling your home is as much an emotional decision as it is a practical one. Sure, in some ways, a property is a “product”. You want to sell that product quickly and for the best price, so you can buy your next dream home. A home, however, is also a place filled with memories and e...Read More