Real Estate Tips
Every month we update this blog with useful information for home buyers and sellers. We also talk about how we have fun helping out in the community.
Don't forget to check our news articles for the latest market updates and analyses as well.
6 Things You Must Do Before You Sell Your House
July 24, 2017
Selling your home isn’t just about putting a for sale sign in the yard. We have some steps for you to follow to prepare to sell your home, so that when the buyers come knocking, you’ll be prepared.
Giving Back Can Be a Blast: the Paul Rushforth Real Estate Charity Golf Tournament 2017
July 13, 2017
Here's a recap - with tons of photos - of how much fun we had with this year's tournament, and how much money we raised for our charities.
5 Signs It's Time to Sell Your Home
July 05, 2017
For some people, knowing when it is time to sell can be difficult. It’s not that you don’t love your home; it just might not be working for you anymore. We discuss 5 signs that indicate you’re ready to sell, and now is the time to do it.
What Selling Features Buyers Are Looking For
June 22, 2017
Amenities are becoming a bigger and bigger priority for people looking to buy a home. Both home and neighbourhood amenities are important things to highlight when putting your home on the market.
What to Think About When Downsizing for Retirement
June 16, 2017
A smaller space is what many people look for when downsizing for retirement. However, many people buy for now, without considering their future situations. To get a home that will suit your current needs and your potential needs, you need to consider some key factors.
Why a Balanced Market Is For Sellers Too
June 09, 2017
Ready to sell your home? A balanced market means plenty of benefits for those looking to sell a house, especially in a market that is as hot as ours.
5 Risks of Selling Your Home Privately
May 30, 2017
Learn the 5 biggest risks of selling your home privately, and what unexpected costs you may face if you decide to go it alone.
Is There a Housing Bubble in Ottawa? 3 Reasons the Answer is NO
May 12, 2017
The "b" word keeps coming up in news articles and in conversation. Here's how we know that's not what happening in Ottawa.
7 Trends Shaping the Ottawa Real Estate Market in Spring 2017
April 27, 2017
You may have heard that the Ottawa Real Estate Market is doing really well this spring. There are 7 trends shaping why and where people are buying.
Warmer Weather, Hot Market: Why You Need to Sell Your Home This Spring
April 11, 2017
If you want to sell your home this year, don’t delay! The Ottawa real estate market is in full swing a little early this year, and now is the time to get it on the market.