February 2019

You Can Paint That?!

Posted on Feb 27, 2019

Whether you're planning to move later this year and need to freshen up your home before it goes on the market, or you've just moved in and want to make the décor your own in your new place, you no doubt recognize the transformative abilities that a few coats of paint can make on walls, doors, cabinets and their hardware. Here are a few more places...

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Staging for Success

Posted on Feb 20, 2019

When you decide to put your house or condo up for sale, it's important to take a step back and recognize that you need to shift your perception of your home, and mentally separate the "home" you live in from the "property" you are selling. This can be facilitated through staging.

Staging effectively declutters and depersonalizes your home. While you...

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Hidden Beauty

Posted on Feb 13, 2019

While magazine photos of beautifully styled kitchens with open shelving and matching knickknacks organized just-so on the counter can look chic enough to trigger a serious case of kitchen envy, this type of setup may not be practical for everyone. In fact, the concept of openly displaying dishes and other essentials can end up being more work to ma...

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Housing Options to Expand

Posted on Feb 06, 2019

Despite the 2018 Metro Vancouver home sales dropping to the lowest annual total in the region since 2000, buyers should be heartened to hear that they will most likely experience greater housing options as the 2019 market heats up.

"This past year has been a transition period for the Metro Vancouver housing market away from the sellers' market condi...

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