30 Second Shorts: What Happens With Property Tax When Buying a Resale Residential Home?

By: Marlene Boyle

30 Second Shorts: What Happens With Property Tax When Buying a Resale Residential Home?

Tags: Durham Region Homes, Bowmanville Homes, Durham Region Real Estate, Bowmanville Realtors, Clarington Homes

What happens with property tax when you buy a resale residential home? Have any questions for me? Call or text me at 905 926 5554! ...Read More

Common Seller Mistakes You NEED to Avoid!

By: Marlene Boyle

Common Seller Mistakes You NEED to Avoid!

Tags: common seller mistakes, sellers market, durham region real estate, bowmanville realtors, durham region realtors, selling my home

  There is no doubt about it that selling and buying is stressful! Not only am I here to ease the selling process for my clients, but there are also things you can prepare for and avoid to ensure everything goes smoothly. Make sure you're aware of the costs you need to consider. If you're concerned about costs, that's okay! That's why we are here to help.  The pr...Read More

Durham Region Real Estate Market Taking Another Step Towards Normalcy

By: Marlene Boyle

Durham Region Real Estate Market Taking Another Step Towards Normalcy

Tags: durham region market, durham region real estate, clarington home prices, average durham region home price, average home price durham

You can all take a deep breath!  Finally, the average home price in Durham Region has fallen significantly for the first time in a while. It's been a record breaking first quarter of 2021 as homes have been selling like crazy. However, the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) announced that Canadian home sales declined by 8.4 percent between May and June 2021. The average home price ...Read More

3 Quick Tips For First Time Home Buyers Entering the Market

By: Marlene Boyle

3 Quick Tips For First Time Home Buyers Entering the Market

Tags: first time home buyers, home buying tips, how to buy a home, home buyer tips

There's no doubt that buying your first home can be stressful. Moving out of your parents home into a home of your own is scary! However, having a realtor to guide you can make the process a lot easier. Here are a few tips if you're a first time buyer trying to get into the market. 1. What to do when everything is being sold over asking With such a hot market in Durham Region and surroun...Read More

Amazing Foyer Decorating Ideas (+ Some Tips for Small Foyers!)

By: Marlene Boyle

Amazing Foyer Decorating Ideas (+ Some Tips for Small Foyers!)

Tags: foyer decor, entryway, decorate your entryway, home design tips

  I went surfing the web to find foyers that make small spaces seem bigger and create tons of storage space without making the area seem cluttered. There are some great tips and tricks to make the most out of your small entryways here, as well as some gorgeous ways to decorate foyers with little or no room for extra furniture.   ...Read More

My Favourite Real Estate Instagram Accounts!

By: Marlene Boyle

My Favourite Real Estate Instagram Accounts!

Tags: real estate tips, real estate instagram accounts, real estate coaching, real estate marketing

  We all have our favourite Instagram accounts that we could scroll through for hours! Here are some of mine. Real Estate Fails (@badrealestatepics) These pictures are absolutely hilarious! Plenty of them are submitted by followers of the page and you'll see some of the worst home and design fails ever. So funny! Jason Pantana (@jasonpantana) My Marketing Manager, Noelle and myse...Read More

5 Home Design Trends For 2021 That You Need to Know About!

By: Marlene Boyle

5 Home Design Trends For 2021 That You Need to Know About!

Tags: home design trends, interior decor, 2021 home decor, interior design inspiration

Whether you’re planning a simple refresh or a full-scale renovation, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in home design. Sellers who make tasteful updates can generate increased buyer interest and, in some cases, a premium selling price. And buyers should consider which features of a home will need updating immediately (or in the near future) so they can factor renov...Read More

20 Ways To Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

By: Marlene Boyle

20 Ways To Save Money and Stretch Your Household Budget

Tags: first time home buyers, home buying tips, household budget, money saving tips

These days, it seems like everyone’s looking for ways to cut costs and stretch their income further. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to reduce your household expenses without making radical changes to your standard of living. When combined, these small adjustments can add up to significant savings each month. Here are 20 things you can start doing today to lower your b...Read More

10 Clever Organization Life Hacks For Your Home (Part 2)

By: Marlene Boyle

10 Clever Organization Life Hacks For Your Home (Part 2)

Tags: home organization, home lifehacks, household life hacks, functional spaces ideas

Here is part 2 of some super clever life hacks you'll want to use in your home!  Loading...(function(i,s,o,g,r,a,m){var ql=document.querySelectorAll('A[quiz],DIV[quiz],A[data-quiz],DIV[data-quiz]'); if(ql){if(ql.length){for(var k=0;k   ...Read More

10 Clever Organization Life Hacks For Your Home (Part 1)

By: Marlene Boyle

10 Clever Organization Life Hacks For Your Home (Part 1)

Tags: home organization, home lifehacks, household life hacks, functional spaces ideas

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