Malcolm Johnston is a real estate agent with Century 21 Lanthorn Real Estate in Trenton, Ontario. This blog is a log of his musings as a real estate agent and as a citizen of the Quinte region of Ontario.
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Congratulaions are due to Dave Toycen, the hard working CEO of World Vision Canada. Tomorrow he will be recognized for his lifetime of hard work and compassion by being appointed to the Order of Ontario. The ceremony will be taking place at Queen's Park (the parliament of Ontario) at 1 pm on Janu...
Mike was actually a rooster, a Wyandotte rooster to be precise. Mike would have been a silly name for a chicken, so I thought I would clear this up lest you would be disinclined to believe this story. After all, who would believe a story about a chicken named Mike - (although I have often wondere...
I have held a false assumption for my entire life. Up until today I had believed that the expression "the dog days" referred to "the worst of" or maybe "the epitome of". I hadn't really thought about why I've heard the term the dog days of summer about a million times, but had never heard the do...
Trenton is a military town. It's home to C.F.B. Trenton, Canada's largest air force base and is the hub for Canada's air transport operations within Canada and abroad. At the moment it is a very busy place, supplying Canada's operations in Afghanistan as well as our other U.N. commitments. C.F.B ...
This is one of my pet peeves as a real estate webmaster. When many people fill out an information request form for a specific property, they don't specify exactly what information they are seeking. To actually arrive at this form they would have had to have already browsed through the webpage tha...
(Ne derangez pas les manchots aujord'hui) - Avec les memes numeros. I have eaten at many Chinese restaurants, and therefore have cosumed more than my fair share of fortune cookies. I enjoy the crispy texture and the bland almond-like taste. Getting that little slip of paper thats been inserted i...
My fancy iphone finally let me down. I was looking for a certain street on my iphone GPS application and it was nowhere to be found. I was stunned and I wasn't sure what to do. How was I going to meet a potential client when I couldn't even find his house? Surely there has to be some sort of bac...