Organizing Your Basement

By: Irene Bilinski

Organizing Your Basement

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Basements are often a dumping ground for items we think we “might need someday”, or they hold items that we are going to get rid of “one day”. Does this sound like your basement?  You can take a few easy steps to reclaim that space and make it an organized space with a designated spot for each item. Here’s how to get started. Start by De-cluttering Don’t...Read More

How To Be A Successful Real Estate Agent – Seminar

By: Irene Bilinski

How To Be A Successful Real Estate Agent – Seminar

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Keller Williams is holding a course for prospective Real Estate Agents. If you’re considering a career in Real Estate and want to know what you have to do in order to be successful then you won’t want to miss this career seminar. What will you learn? Below is an outline for you. This a FREE event, just drop in. We’re looking forward to seeing you there. ...Read More

5 Essential House Hunting Tips

By: Irene Bilinski

5 Essential House Hunting Tips

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Buying a home can be exciting and stressful. Here are 5 House Hunting Tipsthat will make house hunting easier for you. ...Read More

Why Buying A Home Now Can Save You Thousands

By: Irene Bilinski

Why Buying A Home Now Can Save You Thousands

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In Ottawa and the surrounding area,  we are seeing lower house prices and low interest rates. You don’t want to lose this great opportunity to purchase the home of your dreams in an area you love because you waited? Typically, we see more people buying a home in the spring, but this year is different. Last year there were more people buying a home in December and now this year in Janua...Read More

How To Pick The Right Neighbourhood For You

By: Irene Bilinski

How To Pick The Right Neighbourhood For You

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You’ve heard it a hundred times, Location, Location; Location is important when choosing a home. That’s not always the top reason for choosing where to buy a home. Sure your home is an investment, but it’s also where you and your family will be living your life. Choosing a community is a big part of buying a home. A location that meets all of your family needs is going to be th...Read More

4 Easy Tips For Selling Your Home Faster in 2016

By: Irene Bilinski

4 Easy Tips For Selling Your Home Faster in 2016

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Wouldn’t it be nice to sell your home faster so you can move into your new home faster? There are a few things you can do inside your home that doesn’t cost you very much and some are even free. A bit of time and a small budget to get your home show ready is all it takes most times to have your home sell faster. Paint the walls. It’s a cheap and easy way to update your hom...Read More

Winter Driving Safety Tips (Be Prepared)

By: Irene Bilinski

Winter Driving Safety Tips (Be Prepared)

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A road trip can be exciting and fun, but there can be emergencies on the way too. In the winter we can go from a beautifully sunny day to cold and icy weather by night time.  Of course we hope your trip is smooth sailing, but just in case you run into some unexpected bad weather, here are a few things to have in the vehicle with you just in case. Extreme Low Temperature washer fluid: F...Read More

Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

By: Irene Bilinski

Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

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We love to decorate our homes inside and out for the holidays. There are a few things to consider before you put up the tree or display those decorations though. Safety tips for decorating your home. > When putting out candles keep them away from trees, boughs, curtains/drapes, or with any potentially flammable item. > Put on some gloves if you are using spun glass “angel ...Read More

Congratulations to Ottawa’s RedBlacks

By: Irene Bilinski

Congratulations to Ottawa’s RedBlacks

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We are very proud of our Ottawa football team The Ottawa Redblacks who are playing in the Grey Cup today. Go Ottawa Redblacks.  You can watch them on CBC today. ...Read More

Should You Add Holiday Decorations When Your Home Is For Sale: (Ottawa Real Estate News)

By: Irene Bilinski

Should You Add Holiday Decorations When Your Home Is For Sale: (Ottawa Real Estate News)

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If your home is up for sale during the holiday season, here are a few tips for decorating while your home is on the real estate market and still feel festive; Decorations should add a bit of a hint of the holidays – but not over power your home.  While adding a few decorations can add some holiday cheer and appeal to prospective buyers and help them too see themselves enjoying futu...Read More