By: Lisa Fayle

How Emotions Can Get in the Way of Selling

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Like most homeowners, you probably don’t think of your property as just a building with rooms and a backyard. To you, it’s much more than that. It’s a home. When you walk into your dining room, for example, you don’t merely see the table and chairs. You see memories. You recall laughter with family and friends. It’s emotional. That’s what a home is all about. H...Read More

Creating the Wow Effect in Buyers

By: Lisa Fayle

Creating the Wow Effect in Buyers

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By: Lisa Fayle

Listing with Lisa

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By: Lisa Fayle

Aiming to buy a home in the next year? Do these 4 things;

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  1. Improve your credit To secure a lower interest rate on your mortgage (and be approved by a lender at all), take the time to increase your credit score, if you can. You can do that by focusing on paying your bills on time and in full and on keeping your credit utilization rate low. A year is plenty of time to boost your score a few points ...Read More

By: Lisa Fayle

Easy Ways to Keep your Home “Show Ready” when Selling

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After your home has been cleaned from top to bottom, it’s natural to want it to stay that way. Don’t you wish you could just wave a magic wand and the place would clean itself? Unfortunately, even Harry Potter can’t manage that! However, when you’re preparing your property for sale, you really do need to keep it clean and ready for showings. There are several ways you can ...Read More

By: Lisa Fayle

How Important are Good Listing Photos?

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    There are two trends impacting real estate photography that you should know about if you’re thinking of selling this year. First, more than ever before, buyers are relying on pictures to decide whether or not to schedule a viewing. They expect to be able to go online and “tour” your home via the photography. If they don’t form a good impression of your home ...Read More

By: Lisa Fayle

Selling Later in the Year? Start the Process Now

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  Imagine you want to take the “trip of a lifetime” this fall. Would you leave it until the summer to start planning, booking dates, and generally getting ready? Probably not. A trip like that is a big deal. You’d want to start making arrangements now, so by the time you’re ready to go to the airport, everything will be set for you and your family to have a great tim...Read More

By: Lisa Fayle

How to Light your Home for an Evening Viewing

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When you’re selling your home, you may find buyers who want to see it later in the evening, when it’s dark outside. In that circumstance, effective home lighting becomes more important. The best place to start is with exterior lighting. If you have soft ground lamps on the walkway, make sure those are turned on. That will make for a more pleasant and inviting trip up the walkway. Do...Read More

5 Tips for Preparing for an Early-in-the-Year Sale

By: Lisa Fayle

5 Tips for Preparing for an Early-in-the-Year Sale

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There are numerous reasons why you might need to sell early in the year. Perhaps you even need to sell this month! Whatever your reasons, preparation is key. Make the right moves now and your sale is likely to go smoothly and successfully. Follow these tips:   1. Make a list of what needs to be done around the property to prepare it for listing. That includes decluttering, cleaning, getting...Read More

By: Lisa Fayle

Durham Region sees Record Breaking Home Sales in 2021

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DURHAM REGION, January 6, 2022– The Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Meredith Kennedy reported 671 homes sales in December and an overall 14,717 residential transactions in 2021, a record breaking 13.9% increase from the previous high for all of 2020. The average selling price in Durham Region for all home types increased by almost 33% per cent from December 2020 ...Read More