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09Nov
First Time Buyers: a Checklist of Dos and Don’ts
Savvy Buyer

 

First Time Buyers

Buying your first home is a fun and exciting step in your life. It is one of the most significant decisions you will make, so being prepared is an important step in the process. Before you purchase your first home, it is crucial to ensure you have everything you need, and do not make any of the common mistakes first time home buyers sometimes make. If you’re considering buying a place, use this guide so you know some of the dos and don’ts for first time home buyers.

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28Sep
Our Favourite Places for Thanksgiving Shopping in Whitby
Community & Lifestyle

Thanksgiving Shopping in Whitby

Not far from the busy rush of Toronto is the smaller, quainter community of Whitby. The charming downtown area and variety of shopping options make it the perfect spot for you to enjoy the fall colours while checking items off your list and avoiding the busy crowds of the city. If you are searching for some shopping inspiration, these are some of our favourite places for Thanksgiving shopping in Whitby.

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14Sep
Tips for Entering the GTA Housing Market
Community & Lifestyle

Entering the GTA Housing Market

The GTA is an area full of opportunity and experiences, making it one of the most desirable locations to purchase a home. If you are looking to buy a house in the area, staying up to date on the requirements for a mortgage and the current costs of living there are important. Make your move simpler with these tips for entering the GTA housing market.

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27Jul
Kitchen Backsplash: Mosaic Tile Vs. Natural Stone
Design & Decor

Mosaic Tile Vs. Natural Stone

The elegance and design of your kitchen is achieved through a combination of many factors, including how well your backsplash compliments the interior decor of the room. Though there are many different choices for backsplash, two of the current trending styles are mosaic tile and natural stone. Before you make your choice, ensure that you are informed about the benefits as well as the disadvantages of each. Here is some information on mosaic tile vs. natural stone backsplashes.

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19Jul
Pros and Cons to Hiring an Interior Designer
Design & Decor

Hiring an Interior Designer

Buying a new home can be an exciting new experience for you and your family, and it provides you with the opportunity to design, decorate, and ultimately create the home you have always dreamed of. While some people choose to do all the interior decorating on their own, it is also common to hire an interior designer, taking all of the hard work off your shoulders. Before you decide which route to take, here are a few pros and cons to hiring an interior designer.

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13Jul
Our Top Picks for Schools Near Old Colony Estates in Whitby
Community & Lifestyle

Schools Near Old Colony Estates in Whitby

Ensuring that your child receives the highest quality education is an important factor in raising them to be successful later in life.Choosing the correct school can have a major influence on their education, so it is important that you are aware of the best schools in your area. Here are our top picks for schools near Old Colony Estates in Whitby.

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15Jun
7 Tips on Planning your Home Move
Savvy Buyer


 Planning Your Home Move

After purchasing a new home, the prospect of planning and coordinating a move can seem overwhelming, but with some careful organizing and strategizing, moving to your new home can be easy and worry free. Here are 7 tips on planning your home move.

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09Mar
5 Bedroom Upgrades from the Design Studio to Invest in for Your New Home
Design & Decor

Bedroom Upgrades from the Design Studio

 

Comfort and luxury are two things that come with purchasing a new home, and you may find that in order to achieve the level of comfort you seek, your bedroom will require some upgrades. Here are 5 bedroom upgrades from the design studio to invest in for your new home.

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What to do in Milton in Fall
26Oct
What to do in Milton in Fall Months
Community & Lifestyle

The summer has come and passed, giving way to the gorgeous hues of red and yellow that autumn has to offer. Milton is a fantastic place to spend the fall, because of the many activities available in the surrounding area, even after the heat and summer sunshine have disappeared. The following are some suggestions for what to do in Milton in the fall months.

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New Home
19Oct
Explaining the Financials of Buying a New Home
Savvy Buyer

The process of purchasing a new home is a combination of many financial commitments. If you are a potential buyer it is important that you and your family are well aware of the monetary responsibility the process entails. To ensure your full understanding of the economic commitments included, read on for a detailed explanation of the financials of purchasing a new home.

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