New year, New you, New home?

New year, New you, New home?

Okay, so we know that everyone and their mother is setting goals, setting plans and making sure that they are ready to kill it in 2020 and throughout the decade.   But, while you are minimalizing, reorganizing it might also be time to take a step back and understand when it might be time to look […]

Here Comes a New Decade

Here Comes a New Decade

HERE COMES A NEW DECADE, so this year’s resolutions are going to be pretty big.  Why not have a few house resolutions to add to the list;) If you are a first-time buyer, you should DEFINITELY be adding a homeownership fund.  Grab a jar and every time you have change toss it in, especially when […]

Making your home a little greener!

Making your home a little greener!

As we head into the indoor season (for most people), it is a good time to start planning renovations, spring listings and perhaps how to make your home a bit greener. With the ever-changing climate, every little bit helps. But how can we do this, without breaking the bank?     Buy some LED lights (in […]

Getting ready for Thanksgiving

Getting ready for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving – yes it is still three weeks away- but if you are foodies like us, then the menu tends to get organized a bit early. Especially if you are hosting a giant family gathering.     Here are a few of our favourite recipe ideas- so you can wow your guests and yourself with some […]

8 Tips for Going Back to School

Back to school time can be hectic for both you and the kiddos. Here are some tips to help ensure this school year gets off to a great start! Tour the school If your school hosts an open house, go! Familiarizing your child with their environment will help them ease first day jitters. Together you […]

Finally…Summer

Finally…Summer

Summer (as if it doesn’t already feel like it) is HERE!!!  We thought we would jot down a few ideas on how to make the most of it – a Summer Bucket List if you will.   Living in Nanaimo, we are extremely blessed with all of the gorgeous scenery to look at and explore.  So […]

Things To Keep in Mind

Things To Keep in Mind

YAY, you have decided to sell your home!  FANTASTIC, congratulations… but let us remind you of a few things before you toss that sign on the lawn.   Selling your home is a huge celebration and we know that but we are often astonished at how people sometimes don’t treat it as such.  It is […]