• About Schmidt & Company

    Disruptive Thinking. It’s amazing what can happen when you operate nimbly and with an …

  • Why Waterloo Region?

    Located 1 hour from Toronto, in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, Waterloo Region brings metropolitan living …

  • 10 Things to Do At Home during the COVID-19 Quarantine

    Hello All, We are on week three of quarantine in our home and as we …

  • Simplified Market Update – June 2017 – Record sales and over 1000 new listings

    Simplified Market Update – June 2017 – Record sales and over 1000 new listings

    This is the second consecutive month unit sales have hit an all-time high. It’s also the first time in two years that the number of new listings put on the market has…

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    What to do before a showing

    What to do before a showing

    Your home is staged, listed and live! Now what? The next step is to make sure your home looks as good as it did the day the photos were done. Here are…

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    Stage it, sell it, profit!

    Stage it, sell it, profit!

      Turn on any popular home network on cable TV and you’ll find a program on home decorating.  That’s great for when you’re living in the home, but what about when you…

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    Ion -The Kitchener Market Stop

    Ion -The Kitchener Market Stop

    New signs are beginning to pop up around the Region, letting everyone know that the Ion LRT is on its way! Rail lines and wires criss-cross the city and there’s lots of…

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    Planning for green fingers and thumbs?

    Planning for green fingers and thumbs?

    If you’re new to gardening, or have moved to a new home with many unknown plants, you’ll be pleased to know that Waterloo Region has a fantastic Facebook group “Gardeners of KW“,…

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    Simplified Market Update- May 2017- April showers brought sold signs

    Simplified Market Update- May 2017- April showers brought sold signs

    In April 2017, 766 residential transactions were recorded through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), an increase of 14.3 percent  compared to April 2016. Waterloo Region…

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    Starting or adding to your investment portfolio

    Starting or adding to your investment portfolio

    When it comes to starting or adding to your investment portfolio, it is important to find a property with great bones. Unless you have renovation experience, and you’re knowledgeable and familiar with zoning…

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    Winds are a changin’

    Winds are a changin’

    The spring market in real estate is always a busy time for buyers and sellers alike. With March’s home sales statistics showing continued strong interest by Buyers in Waterloo Region, more Sellers…

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    Simplified Market Update – April 2017 – Momentous Homes Sales in March

    Simplified Market Update – April 2017 – Momentous Homes Sales in March

    If you thought that February’s sales stats were high, get acquainted with March Stats which included  729 residential properties sold in the Kitchener-Waterloo area through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of…

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    Getting to know your new neighbourhood

    Getting to know your new neighbourhood

    In this fast-paced market, homes are selling more quickly than ever, but location is still a factor that should be considered by Buyers. Is it close enough to school, work, and other…

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