FROM THE EXPERTS

The importance of curb appeal

Carson_2By Carson Arthur

In a market where sellers are in competition to make the most out of their largest investment. Improving your home’s first impression is one of the best ways to set it apart from the rest of the pack and according to Century21 Canada (2013), can swing a home’s value by up to seven per cent.

Read more

Renovation Key Driver in Economy

Screen Shot 2014-08-27 at 2.22.07 PM

By Bryan Tuckey

Canadians love their home-improvement projects. Canada has experienced an amazing 15 consecutive years of annual spending increases on home improvements, according to a recent housing report by Altus Group, a Toronto-based global real estate consultant.

Read more

Advertisement

Advice from homeowners

Screen Shot 2014-08-20 at 2.13.21 PMThinking about renovating your home? Wondering what it takes to get the results you want, without stress and worry? Who better to ask than people who have already done it? Canadian Home Builders’ Association gathered advice  from homeowners who have completed major renovation projects, including bathroom and kitchen upgrades, additions and whole-house renovations.

Read more