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By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WHO TAKES CARE OF  YOUR CLIENTS WHEN YOU ARE ON VACATION? Do you tell your clients you are going away?  Do you NOT tell them and hope no one needs you while you are gone?   Do you enrust your clients to a colleague while you are away? We all need a break from time to time, and you have several im...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WELCOME TO CHURCHILL MEADOWSChurchill Meadows is one of the most popular and sought after areas in Mississauga and a great neighbourhood for families. Since its inception over a decade ago, prices have risen dramatically in Churchill Meadows clearly indicating the popularity of this neighbourhood...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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MINEOLAWELCOME TO MINEOLA NEIGHBOURHOODMineola is one of the most sought after areas in Mississauga, and considered one of Mississauga’s ultimate “move up” neighbourhoods. Mineola is ideally situated with convenient access to the QEW and Lakeshore Road for easy access to the highway.. Mineola’s b...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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LORNE PARKWELCOME TO LORNE PARK NEIGHBOURHOODDid you know that the neighbourhood of Lorne Park in Mississauga began as a resort?Lorne Park is one of the nicest neighbourhoods in Mississauga, and the Greater Toronto area and has many ultra-high end and gracious homes . It’s close proximity to Toro...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WELCOME TO PORT CREDIT NEIGHBOURHOODWelcome to Port Credit, commonly referred to as Mississauga’s “Village on the Lake”, Mississauga’s top cultural entertainment hub for shopping events, music and world class dining on the waterfront, and award-winning festivals and events.Port Credit has maintai...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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WELCOME TO THE CLARKSON NEIGHBOURHOODClarkson Village is a very popular area in Mississauga for those looking for a family oriented, suburban community.It is situated in the southwest corner of the city, bordered by Lake Ontario to the South, Lorne Park to the East, Oakville to the West, and Erin...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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 CENTRAL ERIN MILLSWELCOME TO CENTRAL ERIN MILLSCentral Erin Mills is one of the newer neighbourhoods in Mississauga where development began in the late 1980’s. This area is home to many local institutions, a major landmark being the Mississauga Campus of the University of Toronto, and the Credit...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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A GOOD SELLING STRATEGY?  CONSIDER LISTING YOUR HOME BEFORE THE BUSY SPRING MARKET TO AVOID ALL THE OTHER LISTINGS IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD COMPETING WITH YOURS.After the New Year, in mid January when speaking with people to discuss the sale of their home, I often hear “we want to wait until Spring ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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STREETSVILLE WELCOME TO THE STREETSVILLE NEIGHBOURHOOD  THE VILLAGE IN THE CITYSTREETSVILLE is one of the most sought after areas in Mississauga that offers a wide range of homes in affordable price ranges for everyone.STREETSVILLE is a small community within a larger city, with that quaint home ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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FIND A SCHOOLFIND A SCHOOL OR SCHOOL BOARD Finding the right home to fit your family’s needs is very important… but just as important is finding a great school for your children…and in the School Board of your preference.Here is a link to the page where you can find School Board information, and ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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COMMISSION STRUCTUREMost Sellers I encounter have no idea how the Selling Commission is structured or how it is allocated. Many consumers believe their agent’s expenses are covered by their Brokerage, but in fact agents are responsible for ALL their expenses.Here is an excerpt below from my bookl...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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HANDLING VIEWINGSENSURING VIEWINGS ARE SUCCESSFULPrivate viewings and open houses provide opportunities for buyers to view your property and get a sense of what it is like to live there. Ideally, you will want them to be impressed by what they see – and motivated to make an offer.As your real est...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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ATTRACTING BUYERSHOW DO YOU ATTRACT QUALIFIED BUYERS?When you list your house, it must attract the attention of qualified buyers eager to get into a property like yours. Otherwise, your house may take longer to sell and you may not get the price you expected.As an expert in the local market, I ca...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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 Having your agent list your home, and installing a For Sale sign is just the beginning. Working hand in hand with your realtor can generate the results you want much faster!  Sellers also have responsibilities in the sale and marketing of their home and there are things they can do to help get i...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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I have been a real estate agent for 30 years, and one of the things I always suggest to my clients is for them to contact their financial institution or a mortgage broker and get their financing pre-approval in place prior to going out house hunting.  There is nothing worse than a couple finding ...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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How often do you allow yourself a break from your work to charge your battreries.. to give your body and mind a rest from the hustle and bustle of your busy real estate life.  Our bodies are a fine tuned machines, and just like your car it must be maintained and cared for on a regular basis to ke...

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?  Is it a small one room crudely constructed log cabin where the early pioneers and settlers lived in the open spaces? Not any more!! Log homes are both beautiful in design with loads of curb appeal, and offer many benefits of modern s...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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The words “Client” and “Customer” seem pretty clear cut, but in real estate they mean completely different things to a Realtor®. There is also a distinct difference in how seriously you are taken as a Buyer.  These two words and how they relate to the Realtor® as individuals make an important dif...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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A GOOD SELLING STRATEGY IS TO CONSIDER LISTING YOUR HOME BEFORE THE BUSY SPRING MARKET TO AVOID ALL THE OTHER LISTINGS IN YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD COMPETING WITH YOURS.After the New Year, in mid January when speaking with people to discuss the sale of their home, I often hear “we want to wait until Spr...

By Gloria Valvasori, Accredited Senior Agent, REAL Experience | REAL Commitment | REAL Results!
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Several years ago, I was showing a property in a very nice uppper class neighbourhood.  Everything looked great on the main and upper levels, space and layout was great..When we went into the basement, I immediately noticed that the floor had just been painted… then when I looked up into the jois...

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