• 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 …

  • Trends: Co-Buying Homes With Friends

    Trends: Co-Buying Homes With Friends

    Hello and welcome back real estate champions! With the challenges of the mortgage rules and the rising home prices, some buyers have become creative! As you may or may not have seen…

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    Buyers: Sellers are Listening

    Buyers: Sellers are Listening

    Hello and welcome back real estate champions! As you may or may not have seen in the news, more and more people are using surveillance inside their homes to monitor break-ins, theft,…

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    Sellers: Dumping your junk

    Sellers: Dumping your junk

      Hello and welcome back real estate champions! If you are selling your home for the first time, or you’ve done it a few times already, there are things you can do…

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    Simplified Market Update: January 2019

    Simplified Market Update: January 2019

    Typical Trends Make a Come Back — There were 5,823 residential homes sold through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® in 2018, a decline of 11.1…

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    Homeowners: How to think like an investor

    Homeowners: How to think like an investor

    It’s a new year and a fresh start this January 2019 and I’m excited to get started with some solid info on how you can continue to grow your wealth even if…

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    Top 10 Thoughtful and Affordable Christmas and Holiday Gift Ideas for that Hard-to-Buy-for Person

    Top 10 Thoughtful and Affordable Christmas and Holiday Gift Ideas for that Hard-to-Buy-for Person

    By Cindy-lou Schmidt Having trouble finding the perfect gift for the person who has everything? Then this list is for you! This video is about my Top 10 Thoughtful and Affordable Christmas…

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    Simplified Market Update – December 2018 – Temperatures cool, homes sales rise

    Simplified Market Update – December 2018 – Temperatures cool, homes sales rise

    By Cindy-lou Schmidt While temperatures cooled in October and November, last month ended up being another hot month in real estate in Kitchener-Waterloo and area. Home sales were up 14.2 per cent in…

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    Sell Your Home Before the Holidays

    Sell Your Home Before the Holidays

    By Cindy-lou Schmidt Wanting to sell your home before the holidays? Sometimes you can get excited to sell your home but there are definitely some things that you can do that really…

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    Movember at RBC Bank

    Movember at RBC Bank

    By Cindy-lou Schmidt Movember is a great foundation to celebrate to help support the fathers, husbands, brothers and sons in your life. This week, I visited RBC Bank at 235 Ira Needles…

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    Trends: Kitchener Loves Pets and Dog-driven Home Sales

    Trends: Kitchener Loves Pets and Dog-driven Home Sales

    By Cindy-lou Schmidt Do you love dogs? I do too!  In fact, I have two! Still, it was a surprise to me that Kitchener ranked 4th on the list for Amazon Canada’s…

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