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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Are Home Improvements Wise Investments for Sellers?

BY RON BARLAY  Many sellers who I encounter want to know which improvements would be worthy of undertaking prior to putting their home on the market....

Best Design Elements in Homes Today

BY RON BARLAY Trends in home design are always changing and the real estate market is rich with homes that feature many of the latest...

How to Find the Right Real Estate Agent

BY RON BARLAY For twenty five years, I have been selling and buying real estate. Throughout my career, I have always depended on referrals. My...

Buying a Former Grow-Op House

BY RON BARLAY During my more than twenty years of experience as a real estate agent, I have had the fortune of selling homes that...

What is a “Bully Offer” in the Real Estate Market?

BY RON BARLAY Bully offers have almost become common place in the real estate market this spring.  Indeed, bully offers are occurring throughout many desirable...

Real Estate Market Trends Spring 2016

BY RON BARLAY  The Mississauga real estate market is in the midst of a dynamic spring market. In fact, the Toronto Real Estate Board just...

Buying the Right Home

BY RON BARLAY  Buying a home is probably the biggest purchase you will ever make, and the long-term nature of the purchase makes it important...

Top Five Mistakes Sellers Make

BY RON BARLAY  As a real estate agent with more than twenty five years of experience, I have witnessed some unfortunate mistakes being made by...

Four Questions to Ask Your Real Estate Agent

BY RON BARLAY Selling your home isn't just a property transaction. It's a huge life event that demands smart planning. Unfortunately, the real estate market...

Biggest Turn-offs for Potential Home Buyers

BY RON BARLAY  These days, most sellers are taking advantage of staging their homes. This is because staging works. But above and beyond staging, there...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...