By: Carmela Kapeleris

Before you buy

Tags: Buying a House, homes for sale, real estate, Mississauga, buyers remorse, buyers mistake

6 Things You Must Know Before You Buy Mortgage Regulations Have Changed... Mortgage regulations have changed significantly over the last few years, making your options wider than ever. Subtle changes in the way you approach mortgage shopping, and even small differences in the way you structure your mortgage, can cost or save you literally thousands of dollars and years of expense. G...Read More

By: Carmela Kapeleris

Selling Homes in Winter Has Its Advantages

Tags: how to sell a home, winter, real estate, Mississauga

People tend to think it’s harder to sell your home in winter than in spring or summer. While this may be generally true, there are always people looking to buy. Whether it’s moving to a larger home after a newborn baby (or two), relocating for work, taking advantage of the slower months to view homes at a more comfortable pace, or even downsizing if necessary, there is never an ‘...Read More

By: Carmela Kapeleris

Beat the winter blues

Tags: health, winter, self care, wellness

Avoid Binge Drinking Staying in with a cold beer or a nice glass of wine may seem like the only thing to do in the winter months, and many people who feel down also tend to turn to alcohol when they’re feeling down. But alcohol is actually a depressant, and rather than improving your mood, it only makes it worse. Avoiding alcohol when you are already depressed is a good idea. Moderate drink...Read More

By: Carmela Kapeleris

Property Owners Weather The Storm

Tags: homes, real estate

As devastating weather conditions set to become more common, property owners are being advised to take preventative measures to safeguard their homes. Claude Boiron, broker with Coldwell Banker Terrequity Realty, outlines some of the most important issues and measures property owners should consider. From flooding to ice-storms, Canadian homeowners endured a costly 2013. Insurance an...Read More