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Moving resource checklist
If you think you need just boxes and tape for your move, think again. Having the right packing and moving supplies on hand can make the difference between a move that is easy and stress-free and something that you never want to do again.
That’s why we’ve created a list of essential moving equipment that you can refer to as you prepare to move. Our list tells you what supplies you need to make your move manageable and how to use them.
Home staging tips
Start With Curb Appeal
With temperatures on the rise, the heat is getting hard to ignore. Luckily, people in southern Ontario are fortunate to live near so many wonderful beaches! All of these beaches are withing 1-2 hours from Toronto and make a great day trip for friends and family, or even just by yourself. Pack up our beach bag and take a mini well deserved day-cation right here in your very own province.
Staging your home is all about putting the best foot forward for potential buyers. By highlighting its most desirable features, you can draw more interest for your home and leave a lasting impression that is sure to help you sell it more quickly. Here’s what you should keep in mind as you prepare for your next open house or viewing!
How to move with pets
Moving can be stressful for people, so just imagine how anxious it can make your pets. They can easily get stressed out when there's unexpected activity in their home or when they're introduced to a new environment. These challenges don't come with a formula solution, but here are some tips that should make the experience a bit calmer for your beloved companion(s).
During the pandemic, Canadians traded in their small spaces in vibrant urban centres for tree-lined streets in secondary cities. But, as we return to normal social activities and house prices in Canada’s largest city remain out of reach for first-time homebuyers, many are turning to condominiums as a more affordable way to enter Toronto’s tight real estate market.
It’s the first place you visit when you wake up, and the last stop you make before going to bed. We all wish our bathroom would look and feel like a spa… Yet, for most of us, it’s one room in the home that never seems to have enough storage. Here are some helpful tips and handy storage solutions to maximize the space in a small bathroom: