Need to Sell Your Home Quickly? Here's What You Need to Do

By: Sylvia Smith

Need to Sell Your Home Quickly? Here's What You Need to Do

Tags: selling a house quickly, houses for sale, real estate, vaughan real estate, trusted realtor, toronto real estate

  There are many reasons why you might suddenly have to sell your home. It could be a change in family circumstances, unexpected work relocation, or you simply have a desire to move. Whatever the reason that you want or need to move, selling your home quickly requires some fast action on your part. But that doesn't mean you need to panic. You can list and sell your home, quickly while s...Read More

In A Divorce What Happens To The Family Home?

By: Sylvia Smith

In A Divorce What Happens To The Family Home?

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DIVORCE, SELLING FAMILY HOME, Vaughan Realtor,  Vaughan ESTATE Estate

Going through a divorce is a very emotional and stressful time and even more so when there are children involved.  Deciding what to do with the matrimonial home is also a very difficult decision to make.  There must be an agreement on who will keep the home or if you should sell it.  If there are children involved their needs will also need to be considered as the children may stru...Read More

Does Adding A Pool Add Value To A Home?

By: Sylvia Smith

Does Adding A Pool Add Value To A Home?

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POOL, HOME VALUE, SELLING FAMILY HOME, Vaughan REAL ESTATE, Vaughan REALTOR, MOVING, HOMES FOR SALE, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, 

There is nothing that compares to after a long hot sticky summer day being able to dive into a crystal–clear swimming pool. The calmness of a backyard pool is definitely a dream for many and a backyard with a pool eliminates the need for a cottage or taking long drives to go swimming in a lake. The image of having a pool feels very much like paradise. Some home buyers may think that an in-g...Read More

Tips on Eliminating Home Pet Odours Fast

By: Sylvia Smith

Tips on Eliminating Home Pet Odours Fast

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REAL ESTATE, SELLING A HOME, LISTING A HOME, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, VAUGHAN REAL ESTATE, VAUGHAN Realtor

We all love our pets but when we are listing our homes our pets can leave behind smells that may turn off potential home buyers.  Unfortunately, as we have been living in the home we may be nose blind to our pet odours.   As we are all aware the nose is probably one of the strongest senses that we have and if your home has a pet odour smell potential buyers will most definitely not have...Read More

6 Steps to Help Your Parents Accept It Is Time to Downsize

By: Sylvia Smith

6 Steps to Help Your Parents Accept It Is Time to Downsize

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DOWNSIZE, Seniors MOVING, HOUSE HUNTING, MOVING,  TORONTO REAL ESTATE, VAUGHAN REAL ESTATE, VAUGHAN Realtor, Toronto Realtor

With parents living longer, many middle-aged adults have to put on their caregiver hats while sometimes still raising their own children.  But there comes a time in our parents' lives that they need to consider downsizing and sometimes moving into a community that provides living assistance options. There are a number of steps that can be taken to getting your parents considering the ne...Read More

The 4 Ps to Maximizing Your Home's Selling Price

By: Sylvia Smith

The 4 Ps to Maximizing Your Home's Selling Price

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Vaughan REAL ESTATE, Toronto Real Estate, Vaughan Realtor, Selling a home

  When you sell your home, you’ll probably want to get the best possible price for your property. Who wouldn’t? Unfortunately, there are many ways to inadvertently leave money on the table – sometimes thousands of dollars.    How do you avoid that possibility? Just remember the 4 Ps:   Prep Do everything you can to prepare your home so that it looks great ...Read More

Taking the Stress Out of Selling Your Home

By: Sylvia Smith

Taking the Stress Out of Selling Your Home

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Home selling, Vaughan homes, Vaughan realtor, Preparing to sell 

The thought of listing your home for sale can be stressful. You worry about all the things that have to be done — and all the things that might go wrong. Luckily, it doesn't have to be that way. Here are some tips for making your home sale go smoothly: Give yourself time to prepare. If you're thinking of selling six months from now, start preparing your property now. Do any...Read More

10 Tips How to Decorate Your Home to Sell - During the Holidays

By: Sylvia Smith

10 Tips How to Decorate Your Home to Sell - During the Holidays

Tags: 10 TIPS HOW TO DECORATE YOUR HOME TO SELL - DURING THE HOLIDAYS

Do you need to sell your home during the holidays? The good news is that anyone looking for a home during the holidays is very motivated and a serious buyer. In addition, the weekends prior to Christmas and New Year’s tend to have some of the highest traffic of the year based on some recent studies. During the holidays there are fewer houses on the market to compete with as many sellers wil...Read More

3 Steps to Declutter

By: Sylvia Smith

3 Steps to Declutter

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SELLING YOUR HOME, DEPERSONALIZE, DECLUTTER, MOVING, PREPARING TO SELL

  Are you thinking of selling your home in the near future?  It is never too early to start decluttering your home to prepare it to get sold.  After many years of living in a home, we lose track of all the stuff we have tucked away in our homes.  Plus there’s nothing like the idea of moving to make it oh-so-much easier to let go of all that clutter! One of the first thi...Read More

Home Seller's Guide

By: Sylvia Smith

Home Seller's Guide

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SELLING YOUR HOME, VAUGHAN REAL ESTATE, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, STAGING, DECLUTTERING, Vaughan Realtor

It takes us a while to make the decision that we need to make a move and sell our home.   Preparing to sell a house can feel overwhelming.  Here are some steps to get the home selling process started.  Step 1 – Choosing the Best Agent for the Job Most sellers use a real estate agent to sell their homes. You certainly don’t have to, but there are good reasons why m...Read More