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Selling a Home that you Share with Pets

  *Photo Credit to Kontrol Media Studio’s in Thunder Bay ON* Selling a home that you share with pets can sometimes present challenges.  Not everyone is as enamoured by our pets as we are.  I share my own home with 4 dogs and a cat; I understand many of the unique challenges that we face […]

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How to Sell Your House Tip #1- Get it Ready!

Knowing how to sell your house is an important component in actually getting your house sold. We as Realtors are very familiar with the process. At times it is easy to forget that home sellers may not be familiar with the little details that help facilitate a sale. The most important, #1 Tip that often […]

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How to Price a Home for Sale

Sometimes Realtors run into all kinds of funny notions that prospective Sellers have with regards to the price of a home. Particularly, the price of their home. Common criteria that Sellers want to use to price a home; If I buy ‘X’ Property, it requires $20,000 in renovations.  We can’t list my house for less […]

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The Escape Clause, AKA ‘The Bump Clause’

Sometimes conditional offers have within their conditions an ‘escape clause’.  An escape clause is commonly found when there are conditions within an offer that will take longer than the typical 7-10 day time frame for the Buyer to meet.  A good example of this type of situation would be an offer conditional on the sale […]

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What Happens After you Accept an Offer

You’ve accepted an offer on your home, and you might be wondering what’s next? Offers to purchase can be either conditional or unconditional. If you have accepted an unconditional offer, that is fantastic!  You now have a legally binding firm sale and your Real Estate Agent will be excited to put the SOLD sign up!  […]

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