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 …

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 …

Site Unseen

Could you imagine buying your next house, before even physically stepping foot into it? For any number of reasons, you may find yourself in that position. In the process of being transferred from one end of the country to the other, and have time and logistical considerations that make it impossible to visit properties in person? Looking to buy an …

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 …

Home Sales, Prices on the Rise

Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) President Garry Bhaura announced year-over-year increases in both home sales and average sale prices processed through TREB’s MLS® System in October 2018. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,492 sales through TREB’s MLS® System in October 2018 — a 6 percent increase compared to October 2017, while the average sale price for October 2018 was up …

Clean Living!

As we head into cold and flu season, it’s worth taking note of these household ideas to keep germs at bay. 1. Add an air purifier. As the cooler weather blows in, we spend more time indoors, and according to the Environmental Protection Agency, indoor air pollution can be two to five times higher than outdoor air pollution. An air …

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