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By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Real Estate Statistics for Mississauga for May, 2018 compared to May, 2017 Number of sales 1,071 decreased by 22.6% to 829Average Sales Price   From $760,645 decreased 4.4% to $726,897Average Days On Market  increased 90% from 10 days to 19 daysAverage Selling/List Price decreased 5.7% from 104% ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Pros and Cons of Solar Energy With the rising costs of hydro and gas, many consumers are turning to solar energy to heat their homes. Solar energy is technology that is used to capture the sun's energy and make it useable. As I drive around the neighbourhood I am seeing them pop up in greater fr...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU WORK WITH ME THE AGENT WHO PUTS YOUR FIRSTAs a consumer, just like you, I look for value when seeking the services of a professional. Whether its a car dealership getting my car serviced, or a lawn service to care for my lawn. I go out of my way to go to a particular car d...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Here are the latest Real Estate Statistics for the Mississauga area for the month of April, 2018 compared to last April.Number of Sales were down by 29.81% from 1,127 to 791 compared to April 2017Average Sale Prices fell by 9.47% from $796,555 to $721,160Average days on market rose from 8 days in...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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MANY SELLERS ARE NOW HAVING A PRE-LIST HOME INSPECTION Having a home inspection done before listing can often result in a quicker sale. Buyers and Sellers are becoming more educated about buying and selling . Thanks to the internet we now have information available at our fingertips with the clic...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WHAT IS THE BEST CHOICE FOR YOU AT THIS STAGE OF YOUR LIFE? WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT BUYING There are additional costs you should budget for when purchasing a home: Land Transfer Tax Moving Costs Legal Fees Home Insurance Home Inspection Repairs and Maintenance Title Insurance Consider the oper...

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 ...

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