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The Truth About Open Houses

(March 22, 2017)

                                                                                                      
THE TRUTH ABOUT OPEN HOUSES 


Written by Natasha Parks 

There is such a divide when I talk with fellow colleagues about open houses; on one side we have technology and many believe open houses are a thing of the past. While on the other side there are some sales professionals who believe in open houses whole heartedly.

For me I look at it like this, my background is showhomes and essentially that was... read more.

What to look for when you first walk into a home and WHY? 

(March 15, 2017)


                                                                                                       
WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN YOU FIRST WALK INTO A HOME and WHY? 

Written by Natasha Parks 

One too many times we get caught in the lipstick and mascara of a home, when let’s be honest anyone can slap on a coat of paint and call it a masterpiece. I personally need to dig deeper for all of my clients and there are certain aspects to pay close attention to when you're walking through a home for the first tim... read more.

Builders Architectural Requirements and Why?

(March 08, 2017)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
BUILDERS ARCHITECTURAL REQUIREMENTS and WHY? 

Written by Natasha Parks

Have you ever driven in an older area and noticed the diversity of the exterior material on the houses? Stucco, vinyl and wood shakes all living as one; cross link fencing intertwined with stained red fencing and the front doors of each home seem to have been inspired by the colours of a rainbow.  

Well that is the birth place... read more.

Condo Fees Yay or Nay?

(March 01, 2017)

                                                                                                              

CONDO FEES YAY or NAY? 

Written by Natasha Parks 

Being an owner of a condo, I find myself at odds with condo fees. I pay a healthy monthly sum, for what? 
I always recommend that my clients weigh out the pros and cons of condo living. 

Condo living is a shared community and is not for everyone, certain factors have to be taken into consideration before making a commitment. For instance increased nois... read more.