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By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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SOME ADDITIONAL EXPENSES TO INCLUDE IN YOUR BUDGETBuying a home can be a very emotional event... and it can be very stressful ...  and in the excitement of the process, it's all too easy to forget the additional costs involved in any transaction of buying a home.  Keep in the mind that buying a h...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Here are some highlights from the latest Real Estate statistics for March, 2018, compared to March, 2017. Number of sales decreased 33.42% from 1,155 in 2017 to 769 in 2018Average sale prices fell from $798,670 in 2017 to $716,690 a decrease of 10.26% Average Days On Market increased substantiall...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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​Wishing you a ....  Happy St. Patrick’s Day!May your day be touched by a bit of Irish luck,brightened by a song in your heart, andwarmed by the smiles of the people you love.​Do you know anyone buying or selling real estate? I'm never too busy for your referrals  :) Visit my website:  www.missis...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Here are the latest real estate statistics for Mississauga for February, 2018. Number of sales were down 38.25% from February 2017, from 779 to 481Average Sales prices were down 9.47% from $724,432 in 2017 to $655,804 in 2018Average days on market were up by 91.67% from 12 days to 23 days...New l...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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 Market WatchGTA REALTORS® Release February StatsMarch 6, 2018 -- Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) President Tim Syrianos announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,175 residential transactions through TREB's MLS® System in February 2018. This result The number of new listings enter...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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CREATE FREE REAL ESTATE FEATURE SHEETS I came across this site and thought I would share it with you.If you're looking for a FREE online site where you can make great looking Feature Sheets with several templates available, try this:https://www.canva.com/create/flyers/real-estate-flyers/I created...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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YOUR IMPORTANT ROLEI think sellers are of the opinion that once a realtor has listed thier home for sale, they can sit back and expect their home to sell without giving much thought to the fact that they have to be an active participant in the successful sale of their home. Make Your Home Accessi...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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THE AROMA OF FRESH HOMEMADE BREAD...  As a follow up to my recent post about Pizza making, here is the video I made on how to make fresh homemade bread.  I actually go through the steps on dough making in this video, but the same steps apply to the Pizza dough. This is the base recipe for white b...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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MAKING FRESH HOMEMADE MEALS IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK  We were talkng about it being Pizza Day the other day, and being Italian, I love Pizza, or any Italian food for that matter. I make homemade meals as often as I can, and people always comment.. "where do you have the time?"   It actually doesn...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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TIPS ON HAVING A SUCCESSFUL OPEN HOUSE There are many opinions from agents on the worth of conducting open houses. Some believe it is a waste of time, others feel it is a worthwhile exercise. I suspect those that feel it is a waste of time aren't taking the necessary steps in preparation to have ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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 Erma Bombeck awas an American humourist who achieved great poopularity for new newspaper column that described suburban homelife from the mid 1960's.  She wrote over 4,000 articles in her newspaper column and 15 books were were instant best sellers.  When this was published in her column on Moth...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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SELECTING THE RIGHT AGENT  WHY SELL WITH ME?      There’s no doubt about it. Your real estate agent has a huge impact on whether or not your home sells quickly, how much you get for your property, and your experience throughout the process. So you’d be smart to ask, “Why should I sell with you?” ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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THE SEQUEL TO MY MOST MEMORABLE TRANSACTION - NOTHere is a link to the first one if you missed it:  http://activerain.com/droplet/59Jr After I discovered my client's house was being used as a Marijiana Grow Lab things went downhill from there.  I notified her immediately, and I entered the home t...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Viewing HomesThe Home Shopping ProcessAs your real estate agent, my most important job is to make the home shopping process pleasant and rewarding for you.I do that in a number of ways.I regularly recommend properties for viewing that closely match your needs and wants, and are within your price ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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 Here are the statistics for Mississauga for the month of January, 2108. The market seems to have returned to a "normal" market at the moment.  Looking forward to seeing what will happen in the Spring Market. Number of sales decreased by 19.55% from 509 in January, 2017 to  409 in January, 2018. ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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In 2012 we lost a great Author and motivational speaker, Zig Ziglar... He left us with many noteworthy words of wisdom. Here are just a few of my favourite Zig Ziglar quotes. You were born to win, but to be a winner you must plan to win, prepare to win and expect to win. The foundation stones for...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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IF ONLY... THERE WERE MORE CLIENTS LIKE THIS ONEAbout 8 years ago I listed a home in a very high end neighbourhood, close to $1,000,000.. the home was beautifully, and tastefully deocrated with warm neutral tones, a very harmonious atmosphere.  It had all the amenities you would expect in a home ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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  What is the mental image you see when you think of a log home?  One thing that comes to my mind is "Little House on the Prairie", the TV show .... until I actually went to see the log homes that are being built today.They are not the small one room crudely constructed log cabin where the early ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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10 VERY IMPORTANT REASONSWHY YOU SHOULD HIRE A REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALBuying or selling a home is probably THE most important financial transaction you will make during your lifetime, and having a trained, experienced  professional who has the expertise is the logical and smart choice. After all...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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                    MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE - MORTGAGE INFORMATION      Guide to Finding and Getting a Mortgage Mortgage Qualifying for a Mortgage Types of Mortgages Mortgage Glossary Credit Scores Calculate Your Mortgage Possibilities Mortgage When purchasing a real estate property, unless payi...

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