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Now is the time to buy and sell your home!

“The sales result for the first two weeks of September showed strong growth for most major home types, indicating that home buyers continue to find homes that meet their needs and budgets.  With a lot of buyers active in the marketplace relative to the number of homes for sale, average selling prices were up strongly for most low-rise and high-rise home ownership options,” said Mr. ...

Amazing Facts About Fruits In Your Diet

The Power of Fruits Did you know that? APPLES contain a lot of pectin which helps to remove toxins in the body, and also helps with digestion. PINEAPPLE contains the enzyme bromelin which helps to destroy bad bacteria in the gut. It also supports tissue repair. GRAPES help to provide you with instant energy as they are high in fructose.  However, eating grapes helps to prevent ...

Best Value for your Home

Still remains a sellers market throughout the Greater Toronto Area as TREB states show a strong  increase in singles,semis and townhouse markets. A strong increase in residential sales reported through the TorontoMLS system in June. Sales were up by 15.4 per cent year-over-year. “Home buyers in the Greater Toronto Area are confident in their ability to purchase and affordably pay for ...

Something About Summer

You ever notice how so many people seem to be happier in the summer?   There is the obvious reason -- the sun, vitamin D, etc. --  but if you dig deeper, it feels like people are enjoying life more, trying to accomplish more and spending time with friends and family. Don't get me wrong; I love winter, I love hockey, I am a winter person.  But this ...

Father's Day Activities

   Dads often get the short end of the stick when it comes to gifts. Ties, ugly sweaters, soap on a rope, you name it. Here are two secrets about Father’s Day presents: first, nobody has ever actually wanted soap on a rope and second, what your father really wants on Sunday, June 15 is the gift of your time. So forget getting him the latest biography by a retired athlete, and make some ...

Happy Mother's Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. But don’t feel like you have to break the bank to show mom how much she means to you. A bouquet of flowers, homemade crafts or cards, chocolates, breakfast in bed or giving mom a spa day are some ways that show mom how much you appreciate everything she does for you and the family. Whatever you decide to give your mom or wife this year, be sure ...

Divorce: To Sell or Not

I know no one wants to discuss divorce and the sadness and struggles that may come with it, but while sitting with friends a few nights ago, our conversation turned towards "What happens with the house in a divorce?"  I realized at that moment I should write a quick blog about it.  As a real estate agent, I understand the importance of a home. It's more than just shelter.  A ...

Fructose intolerance: Which foods to avoid?

  Fructose is a sugar found naturally in fruits, fruit juices, some vegetables and honey. Fructose is also a basic component in table sugar (sucrose), and high-fructose corn syrup is used to sweeten many processed foods and beverages. When your digestive system doesn't absorb fructose properly, it can cause abdominal pain, diarrhea and gas. People who have fructose intolerance should limit ...

Benefits of Spices and Herbs !

Adding a dash of cinnamon, a pinch of red pepper, or a sprinkle of ginger to culinary creations may offer benefits in addition to flavor. With the increasing interest in functional foods, the latest research shows that spices and herbs offer a number of possible health benefits. The link below focuses on a few popular spices and herbs and explores the research on potential health benefits. ...

Use for Used Coffee Grounds!

Got a coffee habit? I sure do. The day doesn't truly start until after the first cup and I generally revisit the coffee pot several times over the course of the work day. I'm at peace with it, and as the spent ...grounds pile up, they make a nice addition to the compost pile. Coffee grounds are acidic, nitrogen-rich and have plenty of minerals like copper and magnesium and the compost heap is a ...
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