Life in Waterloo Region: Citizenship Ceremony

Life in Waterloo Region: Citizenship Ceremony

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Waterloo Region is an amazing place to WORK. PLAY. and LIVE NOW. That’s why I love to help families from all over Ontario relocate to our wonderful neck of…

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Buyers: How to get Value from your Agent

Buyers: How to get Value from your Agent

Once you choose the REALTOR® you’re going to work with and have signed your Buyer Representation Agreement, they’re now representing you as your Agent in your buying transaction and are ready to…

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Simplified Market Update – September 2018 – Sales Up Year-Over-Year

Simplified Market Update – September 2018 – Sales Up Year-Over-Year

By Cindy-lou Schmidt The end of summer has brought more action! August was the first month this year that saw a year-over-year increase in monthly home sales. The number of homes sold was…

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5 Tips for Staging your Home

5 Tips for Staging your Home

  When people think about staging their home for sale, they often think of rented furniture and fake fruit. But staging begins with some pretty important foundations. In addition to the obvious…

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5 Tips for Bickering Couples

5 Tips for Bickering Couples

Moving in together? Even if you’ve been living together for a while you’re likely arguing some of these top five 💩💩💩💩💩 things! . Whether it’s hogging the blanket or dealing with that…

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Signing a Buyer Contract

Signing a Buyer Contract

  For first-time home buyers, or those who haven’t purchased a home in a while, the mention of a Buyer Agreement contract may make you wonder if it’s necessary. It’s not only…

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Simplified Market Update – August 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

Simplified Market Update – August 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

By Cindy-lou Schmidt The Trend Continues! Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo have continued to balance out with home sales numbers dropping while home prices continue to rise. Cindy-lou’s Simplified Market  Update   Full…

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Four things to check when hiring a renovation contractor

Four things to check when hiring a renovation contractor

  Summer is a popular time to for renovations but how can you help to make sure you hire a contractor that is reputable and won’t dissappear into the night? There are…

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Simplified Market Update – July 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

Simplified Market Update – July 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo have continued to balance out with home sales numbers dropping with home prices continuing to rise. Cindy-lou’s Simplified Market  Update: In June, a total of 604…

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New Bluetooth Lockboxes

New Bluetooth Lockboxes

By Cindy-lou Schmidt As of July 3, 2018,  REALTORS®  with homes listed on the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of Realtors Board will be implementing a new lockbox program replacing the conventional mechanical lockboxes that…

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