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Electricity Rates for time-of-use in Ontario

Electricity (Billing Choices) Time-of-Use or Tiered Pricing – Starting November 1st

Effective November 1st the previous Time-of-Use pricing comes into effect in Ontario. What does this mean? The reprieve of constant “off-peak” pricing will come to an end on October 31 and your billing will continue with Time-of-Use pricing. However, the Ontario Energy Board allows for you to make a choice. You can choose to continue […]

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Improve curb appeal when selling your home

Cleaning Tips – Instantly Improve Curb Appeal

As you may know, curb appeal refers to how your property looks from the street, where potential buyers first see it. Your home’s curb appeal can have a big impact on the sale of your property. In fact, it’s not uncommon for a buyer to drive by a listing, rather than stop, because they don’t […]

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How to sell your home Quickly

Need to Sell Quickly? Here’s What to Do

There are many reasons why you might suddenly need to sell your home. It could be an unexpected work relocation, a change in family circumstances, or simply a desire to move. Whatever the reason, selling quickly requires some fast action on your part. But that doesn’t mean you need to get into panic mode. You […]

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buying a home in Windsor Ontario

First Time Home Buyer

The Federal Government recently announced the First-Time Home Buyer Incentive. There will be $1.25 billion available over 3 years. This program allows for a 5 or 10% shared equity mortgage with the Government of Canada. As long as you have the minimum down payment for the home you are purchasing, the government could potentially provide […]

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Windsor Flood, Tecumseh Flood 2016

If you were in Windsor or Tecumseh on September 29, 2016 you would have witnessed a record rainfall of 91 mm (reported from Windsor Airport). Tecumseh received more than 190 mm of rainfall from the same storm system. Both Windsor and Tecumseh declared a state of emergency due to the unforeseen circumstances of mass flooding […]

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Moving Checklist After You Sell

Everyone moves at sometime in their life. Whether it be to a new neighbourhood for easier access to schools or work, going to college or university or potentially upgrading or downsizing to a different layout. The most important thing to consider is what you should do when you move. The following is not a complete […]

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HGTV 10 Best Secrets to Sell Your Home

If you are looking for ways to maximize your selling potential of your home, HGTV has 10 secrets to sell your home. Take a look at what they had to say – HGTV 10 Best Secrets to Sell Your Home One of the main things to consider when you want to list your house is […]

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Common House Selling Mistakes

Common Selling Mistakes

Common Selling Mistakes Mistake #1 – Incorrect Pricing Every seller naturally wants to get the most money for his or her product. The most common mistake that causes sellers to get less than they hope for, however, is listing too high. Listings reach the greatest proportion of potential buyers shortly after they reach the market. […]

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Real Estate Sales Rising

Windsor Home Sales Up 11%

Windsor, Ontario real estate home sales are on the upswing! Reports say there is an 11% increase in home prices across Windsor Essex County. Which is great news if you are looking to sell your home. If you have been considering selling or testing the market to see what you could get for your house, […]

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