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SELLING IN 2020?

Posted on Feb 24, 2020



By all accounts 2020 looks like a pretty good year to think of selling your property. Curb appeal and staging are really critical steps to take to ensure you get top dollar. Below are 10 things to do to get ready for selling - they apply to single family but will also work for town homes, and if you're in a condo - some modifications will be needed...

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SURVEY SAYS...

Posted on Feb 06, 2020



More Canadians are working with real estate professionals during a real estate transaction, according to a recent survey.

Every year, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) carries out an in-depth survey of Canadians to find out their perspectives about home ownership. In 2019, 1,385 first-time and repeat home buyers took part in the onl...

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SOCIAL MEDIA

Posted on Jan 21, 2020



Yes, it's all about Social Media these days and we all use it differently.  Here is a great blog written by my daughter Whitney that may provide some great tools on how to engage and not end up going down the rabbit hole.


It’s all about social media these days, it’s where we hang out, where we meet people, where we learn new things, even where we sho...

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OUTLOOK FOR 2020

Posted on Nov 27, 2019



Just released is the RE/MAX Housing Outlook for 2020.  Below is a snippet including B.C.  For the full report - https://blog.remax.ca/canadian-housing-market-outlook/#101947166.  If you want to get Whistler specific - please don't hesitate to give me a call.

RE/MAX
is calling for a leveling out of the highs and lows that characterized the Canadian hous...

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HEATING REMOTELY

Posted on Nov 10, 2019


A great article here from B.C. Hydro which I thought might offer some helpful info for those that have 2nd homes here in Whistler.  I can attest from personal experience that having a programmable thermostat really does help to lower your hydro bills, as well as changing out your old light bulbs to LED ones.

Programmable thermostats and smart thermos...

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IT'S FALL!

Posted on Oct 21, 2019



Back to school and off to work! The post-labour day time usually coincides with supply shopping and settling in after relaxing summer vibes - but it also tends to kick off Canada’s fall real estate markets, with home buyers and homeowners looking ahead to their next steps.

However, before they make a move, buyers and sellers should get up to speed...

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