Home Maintenance Checklist

Maintenance Checklist

Here’s a Home Maintenance Checklist to stay on top of simple home maintenance tasks (like changing your furnace filter or testing your garage door opener.) Every homeowner should get to these tasks regularly (some may surprise you!) The quickest fix is not to have the problem in the first place.   □ Test your garage […]

Create a Positive Community

Build a Positive Community

Do you want to live in a neighbourhood where kids play together in front yards, adults hang out on front porches, and everyone watches out for each other? Build a positive community with these helpful tips. Create a Neighbourhood Facebook Group Neighborhood Facebook groups allow any member to post and have unmoderated discussions. If you […]

Lower Your Mortgage Payment

Mortgage Payment

𝐌𝐔𝐒𝐓-𝐑𝐄𝐀𝐃 𝐢𝐟 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐠𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐡𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐧 𝟑%. What if breaking your current mortgage will save you money (𝘢 𝘭𝘰𝘵 𝘰𝘧 𝘮𝘰𝘯𝘦𝘺)? Even when you include the pre-payment penalty. When interest rates fall, breaking your existing mortgage and renegotiating a new one at a lower interest rate can save you thousands of dollars. 𝐇𝐞𝐫𝐞’𝐬 […]

How to Deal with a Lousy Neighbour

Bad Neighbour

Save money, time and hassle when dealing with a lousy neighbour with these tips. Be a good neighbour and avoid feelings of frustration. Get to know each other (a little) Knowing your neighbour well enough to say hi, or maybe even borrowing a cup of sugar from them, can make you seem more approachable. Issues […]