Tip Tuesday! - Dealing With Scratched Hardwood

By: Alexx Coelho & Elizabeth St. Cyr

Tip Tuesday! - Dealing With Scratched Hardwood

Tags: Home Tips

Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use from kids playing with toys and chairs being shuffled around, it may be time for some DIY fixes. Hiding scratches: If you’ve got a good eye for matching colors, you can actually use crayons or mar...Read More

Why household debt is going to get worse... - Residential Mortgage Commentary

By: Alexx Coelho & Elizabeth St. Cyr

Why household debt is going to get worse... - Residential Mortgage Commentary

Tags: Mortgages

Ongoing angst over the high level of household debt in Canada is likely to get worse before it gets better. Figures released by the Office of the Supervisor of Financial Institutions indicate Canadians are borrowing against their homes at the fastest rate since 2012. OSFI tracks a category with the cumbersome title of: non-mortgage loans to individuals for non-business purposes, se...Read More

Ontario's New Standard Lease

By: Alexx Coelho & Elizabeth St. Cyr

Ontario's New Standard Lease

Tags: Landlords, Leases, Rentals

Hello everyone Ontario is implementing a new Standard Lease Agreement for all residential rentals, effective April 28, 2018. Below is a summary of the changes that are coming, and the rules around them. There are two links at the bottom of this post. The first link below takes you to the Government page for this change. The second link takes you to actual standard forms. (There are two versions ...Read More

New Website Launched!

By: Alexx Coelho & Elizabeth St. Cyr

New Website Launched!

Tags: News

  Whether you’re buying or selling a home (or both), your success hinges upon the expert advice and services provided by your real estate agent. We are committed to providing my clients with professional services based on our experience, knowledge and skills. We have filled this website with tips and resources to help you quickly understand what you need to know — and how we de...Read More