• 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 …

  • What Can You Expect from your REALTOR® when selling?

    What Can You Expect from your REALTOR® when selling?

    You probably know that a REALTOR® does more than just post a for sale sign on your front lawn, or guide potential buyers through your home. But how much more? What exactly will…

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    Editing is your friend

    Editing is your friend

    Sometimes, when people think of staging their home as one of the first steps to selling it, they underestimate the advantages and impact. While your home may be well decorated to your…

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    5 Minute Tips for Preparing Your Home for Viewing

    5 Minute Tips for Preparing Your Home for Viewing

    Obviously, your home should look its best when potential buyers arrive. However, time is not always on your side. There may be times when you have only a few minutes to get…

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    Improving Indoor Air Quality

    Improving Indoor Air Quality

    There’s an old saying: What you can’t see won’t hurt you. But, that’s not true. Less than ideal air quality in your home can result in allergies, colds, languor, and even sleepless…

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    New Mortgage Rules and You

    New Mortgage Rules and You

    Since 2008, we’ve seen the progression of changes implemented by the government to tighten eligibility rules for new insurable loans. By October 17th 2016, we’ll be looking at another wave of changes,…

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    Clair Hills — Community Spotlight

    Clair Hills — Community Spotlight

    Where can you find a neighbourhood with stunning quality homes built within the last 15 years, active and involved residents that coordinate events, who update you on community news, and even help…

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    Go Beyond Property Needs and Wants

    Go Beyond Property Needs and Wants

    When you shop for a new home, you’ll probably start by thinking about what you need in your next property. Your list might include a spacious kitchen; three bedrooms; and, a mature…

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    Thalmic Labs Heating Up

    Thalmic Labs Heating Up

    Located in Downtown Kitchener, Thalmic Labs has secured 160 million dollars from investors to continue the company’s vision for the “next era of computing”. Founded on the now well-recognized Myo armband, which…

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    Buying a home in Waterloo Region — A market snapshot

    Buying a home in Waterloo Region — A market snapshot

    Whether you’re planning on buying your first home or you’ve done this before, it’s important to get a perspective on what the market is doing where you are planning to live. In…

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    Home Hunting Without Burnout

    Home Hunting Without Burnout

    House hunting is exciting! Especially when starting out: you and your family will be fueled by anticipation, desire and enthusiasm – the raw ingredients of adrenaline. That’s what keeps you going. But…

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