DIY Can You Really Save Money?

By: Gemma Leggett

DIY Can You Really Save Money?

Tags: DIY, DO IT YOURSELF RENOVATIONS, SAVE MONEY WITH DIY

When you buy a house, the amount you pay for it is just the beginning. You’re also on the hook for ongoing expenses such as property taxes, homewoners insurance, utilities – and, of course, repairs and improvements… On average it will cost $9,000 to remodel a bathroom, $20,000 for a basement, and $15,000 for a kitchen. So naturally, it seems like a ...Read More

Market Watch December 2018

By: Gemma Leggett

Market Watch December 2018

Tags: Market Watch, York Region Market Watch, Simcoe Market Watch, December 2018 Market Watch

The Toronto Real Estate Board REALTORS® through TREB's MLS® System in December 2018 indicates that sales although went down, the average sales price rose up in both York and Simcoe Region. The Day on the Market were up as well.                                           &n...Read More

New Year, New Home

By: Gemma Leggett

New Year, New Home

Tags: New year 2019, Real Estate 2019, New home 2019, Buy a home 2019

  New Year, New Home? All signs point to YES. While summer may be Real Estate’s busy season... winter offers great opportunities for home buying, especially for renters looking to become homeowners, growing families who are looking to upgrade, or even baby boomers looking to downgrade to a home that suits their needs. Still not convinced? Here are 8 great reasons to buy a house in ...Read More

Twas the night before christmas

By: Gemma Leggett

Twas the night before christmas

Tags: Twas the night before christmas Realtor Version, Real estate twas the night before christmas, Christmas miracle

  Like you've never heard it before, here's our version of "'Twas the Night Before Christmas"! Make sure you grab the kleenex ?? ?? Click: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXvjMB9J8XU&t=9s Merry Christmas, everyone. Christmas miracles do happen!     ...Read More

Gemma's Christmas Party 

By: Gemma Leggett

Gemma's Christmas Party 

Tags: Christmas Party, Client Appreciation party, Realtor christmas party

Watch the Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_OnPeGoDMY&feature=youtu.be For me Christmas is about Love, Happiness, Joy, Fun and Giving Back... I am passionate about creating the best experience for my clients from start to FOREVER... I often say... I come with the house :)  I am so happy and thankful for wonderful support, trust and kindness. Together, we had a fantastic ...Read More

Make it Cozy

By: Gemma Leggett

Make it Cozy

Tags: Cozy decor, Home Deco for Winter, Winter home deco Idea

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Ready or Not... Santa's Coming to town!

By: Gemma Leggett

Ready or Not... Santa's Coming to town!

Tags: Santa Clause Parade Toronto 2018, Santa Clause Parade York Region 2018, Santa Clause Parade Simcoe 2018

The best part of chilly weather is cuddling up next to a fire with a movie AND Santa Claus Parade!!! Let the magic begins, starts the festivities and meet Santa Claus and his Elves in YOUR city / town. WHEN AND WHERE CAN I SEE SANTA CLAUS: Saturday, November 17th 2018: Newmarket: Starts at 11 am - The parade will start at the corner of Lorne Avenue and Eagle Street; proceed east on Eagle Str...Read More

What to expect when you refinance your home

By: Gemma Leggett

What to expect when you refinance your home

Tags: Refinance mortgage, refinance home, costs refinancing

What does refinancing your home mean? When you decide to refinance your home, you are replacing your current mortgage with a new one. Your current lender will payout your current mortgage and you will have a chance to get a new mortgage, either with the same or a different lender. Have you considered refinancing your home? About one in six people with mortgages have refinanced this year! Unfortu...Read More

How to sell your home in the Fall

By: Gemma Leggett

How to sell your home in the Fall

Tags: Selling my house in the fall, Fall market, Real Estate Fall Market,

This year our Spring Market never blossomed, so while it's true that housing inventory is lower in the Fall, it's also true that buyers who are shopping are likely to be more serious about buying. If your goal is to sell your home before cold days arrive, here are few tips to follow:   Clean up your Yard and create an inviting Curb Appeal: Rake leaves, trim bushes, cut away dead flowe...Read More

Real Estate Fall market PREDICTION;
What you need to know

By: Gemma Leggett

Real Estate Fall market PREDICTION;
What you need to know

Tags: Fall market 2018, Real Estate fall market 2018, prediction for real estate fall market 2018

  The Fall Real Estate Market is traditionally the second busiest time of the year. Buyers and Sellers want to move before the cold days of winter arrive. Unfortunately, this year we had a Spring Market that never blossomed:( Not long ago, it would have been hard to imagine a time when the GTA's real estate market was so quiet you could hear the crickets chirp. Yet here we are. Buyers ...Read More