5 Simple ways to cut heating costs

Source: Tim Layton. Every year the debate is the same. Some of your friends and colleagues are going on and on about how much they hate winter. You, being the positive thinker in the group, say how much you love it! Bring on the snow, you say! I applaud your winning attitude! The world needs more…

The 10 biggest first-time home buyer mistakes (and how to avoid them)

Source: Dana Bull. When purchasing a property, you don’t want to make the wrong move or completely overlook something important. The best thing you can do is educate yourself and be aware of common mistakes buyers make – so you can avoid them and the stress they cause. 1. Miscalculating the Full Costs of Buying Buying…

10 Amazing tips: how to sell your home for more money

Source: Nathan Garrett. It’s that time to make the big move! Chances are you have lived in your home for five, ten or even fifteen plus years. There has probably been a lot of changes over the years…maybe even some wear and tear along the way. With a quick guide for ten easy tips, you could drastically help increase the…

Moving into a new home checklist: What to do after closing

Source: Dana Bull. With everything involved in buying a house, it can feel like you’ll never get to the finish line. The good news is that once you sign the paperwork, most of the hard stuff will be in the rearview. However, you’re not out of the woods just yet! Before getting completely settled in,…