“The time will never be just right.”—author Napoleon Hill Words to live by, in many respects. The renovation: it can stress, it can certainly be costly, this isn’t to say you shouldn’t plan and budget, it’s really … More “Don’t wait.”
This is kind of like admitting you have a problem: I have a horribly, an embarrassingly, out of date bathroom in my house. There, it’s out. I bought an early 1950s, one owner, Cape Cod house in charming Dundas three years ago. We love this house, the cove plaster ceilings, wood burning fireplace, hardwood throughout, … More A Before & After, Long After
If you’re a U2 fan (or a Top 40’er, this is clearly mainstream U2) the lyrics might ring a bell—Beautiful Day just feels right, for me anyway, as we hit our stride in spring…yes, slowly. It’s time to take a big leap into the backyard, the front yard (mine’s looking better this year, we … More It’s a beautiful day, Don’t let it get away!
It’s not yet spring and the market in the Hamilton area is keeping pace with recent seasons i.e. we’re hot, multiple offers abound—our last several offers have been in competition, it’s mid-January! Burlington, with its crown of #1 mid-sized city in which to live, is always solid, and, for my Toronto friends, you know your … More If You Build It They Will Come
Ah yes, the before and after; we all love the promise of the after but too often live too long with the before. At core, in addition to working with buyers and sellers, we offer a one hour staging consultation, and, half the team here has had extensive experience in renovation and higher end house … More Before & After
Yes, we’re off our game, our game being our blog schedule. Sorry about that. It’s been a busy time here at core—http://www.thespec.com/news-story/4960343-boomers-driving-housing-growth-in-hamilton/ —the market here continues to ramp up showing no signs of slowing. If you’re buying your first home, moving up, or if like several of our clients you’re looking for an investment property, … More MIA