Make Some Room

Expecting company over the holidays? Feeling cramped in your home and they’re not even here yet? Don’t let your lack of living space discourage you, as sometimes it’s not the number of rooms you have, but rather how you configure them. DIVIDE AND CONQUER One room can magically turn into two rooms with completely different functions, all with the installation …

Is “As Is” Good Enough?

Sellers are sometimes encouraged to have a professional home inspection conducted before they list their house, so they can take care of any repairs before taking the chance that defects show up later that delay or even cancel a buyer’s offer. Some sellers, however, will forego the inspection process and list a property “as is”. Why would a seller list …

The Buddy System

Today’s real estate prices are making it hard enough to purchase property with two salaries, let alone one. So how does a single person buy into today’s market? In many cases, it’s by partnering with a friend or relative. The first step in entering into what is likely the largest purchase of your life is to sit down with your …

House of Two’s

289 Tipperary Street | Oshawa, ON $400,000 Open House November 24 | 25. 2 pm -4 pm This Semi-Detached Bungalow features 2 of Everything. 2 Kitchens, 2 Baths, 2 Fridges, 2 Stoves. Live in one and Rent out the other. Located In Oshawa West End, Close To Oshawa Center, Transit And 401 Access. Main Floor Boasts Large Kitchen and Formal …

New off Peak/Off Peak Hours Start November 1.

There are Two Peak Periods During the Winter Months: Morning and Evening Off-Peak (7 pm to 7 am and all day weekends and holidays) Mid-Peak (11 am to 5 pm) On-Peak (7 am to 11 am and 5 pm to 7 pm) For More Information Visit: https://www.oeb.ca/newsroom/2018/winter-time-use-hours-electricity-begin-november-1

Household Tip: Gut Instinct

If your family enjoys baking with pumpkins or carving jack-o-lanterns at this time of year, just be sure you don’t end up with a frightening plumbing bill! Pumpkin “guts” (the pulp and seeds) are soft and mushy, making many people think it’s OK to wash them down the kitchen drain. It’s not! Any pumpkin pulp you wash down the drain …