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Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Solid Rock Realty
I started this blog to provide real estate and other helpful information to home owners, soon to be home owners, and to real estate investors.
  Have you ever driven up to a restaurant and your first impression was disappointing? Perhaps the windows looked dark and gloomy, the façade was worn and unattractive or for some other reason it just didn't look like a tempting place to eat.   It could still be a fantastic restaurant – a real ge...
  Imagine you're viewing a potential new home. You walk in the front door and are instantly impressed. You explore the property room by room and like what you see.    Then there's something you notice that's not quite right. An odour. You realize that it's likely cat dander and, now that you've i...
  Selling your home doesn't have to be overwhelming       When some people think about selling their home, they imagine all the things they will have to do: paint the kitchen, clean closets, prepare for viewings, find another home, arrange financing, start packing, etc. It can all seem very overw...
  Buyers are more likely to make an offer on your home if they see a lot of things they love about it. So what do buyers love to see?    One of the main things they like to see is a lot of space. Of course, you can't change the size of your rooms, but there is a lot you can do to make small space...
  If you have young children, or expect a visit from friends or relatives with little ones in tow, it pays to ensure your home is free of hazards. The last thing you want is an injury that could have easily been prevented.    Here are some basic childproofing tips.    Remove everything that is to...
If you have never owned a condo, here are some things you may want to consider. The attached article explains some of what you should be aware of. Please note, this is written for the Ontario Canada market and there may be some differences in your area.
Many people only see a doctor when they're sick or have some other health concern. On the other hand, some people visit a doctor regularly for checkups, to ask questions and get advice, and to maintain good health.   Which do you think is the better approach? Obviously, the second one!   The same...
  You have smoke detectors. Your doors have good locks. The bathtub has a slip-free pad. By all accounts, your home is a safe and secure place for your family to live.       However, there are some hazards that many homeowners don't consider or even know about. For instance:       Blocked eavestr...
  Does your spouse like to practice the drums in the evening? Does your teenager like to play video games, with the volume turned up high? Are there other sources of noise you'd like to minimize?         There are many ways to soundproof areas of your home to reduce noise. Here are some ideas:   ...

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