By: Brett Lawler

Real Estate Investment vs Equities

Tags: Homes, Houses, Investment property in Milton, GTA, Toronto, Mississauga, Oakville, Burlington, MILTON

      Real Estate vs Equities? With high volatility in the equities markets and residential real estate prices continuing to climb, many investors are wondering where they should put their investment dollars. The age old question of whether to invest in the markets or in real estate is once again at the forefront. Today stock markets are seeing somewhat of a down draft espe...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

5 Must Knows when Buying a Home

Tags: buying a home, buyers, homes for sale, homes, sold, properties, milton, gta,

      Now that you’ve decided to take the next step and purchase your new home, there are a few things that you will want to know about the buying process. 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW WHEN BUYING A HOME!   Pre-Approval and Pre-Qualification One of the most important things to do before you buy a home is to get pre-approved so that your Real Estate professiona...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Thanksgiving fun at Springridge Farm

Tags: Family Fun, Milton Events, Festivals, Thanksgiving, pumpkins, Living in Milton, Farm, Rural Milton, Country homes in Milton, GTA Events, Greater Toronto Area, Halton Events

  If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend with your family, why not try Springridge Farm? Located at 7256 Bell School Line in Milton, Ontario Canada, east of Appleby Line, north of Derry Road, Springridge, and overlooking the escarpment, is open this weekend including holiday Monday from 10am to 4pm.  Springridge Farm, a family business owned by the Hughes ...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Sherway Gardens Expansion Today

Tags: Sherway Gardens, expands, shopping, amenities, Grand opening, Sherway Condos, Etobicoke, Toronto, Mississauga, Milton, Oakville, homes

Sherway Gardens announces that today is the grand opening of their long awaited shopping centre expansion. This massive undertaking with a 210,000 square foot, $550 million dollar expansion of their current footprint includes a brand new food court that seats more than 1000, fifty new stores and additional multi-level parking. [Widget(Video)] With Valet parking, and with high-end retaile...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Back to School

Tags: Six tips to help your child transition to their new School when you buy a new home

Back to School With a new school year fast approaching, there are many things that parents need to consider; everything from preparing school lunches, to homework, after school programs including: sports, music classes, gymnastics, karate and dance. Even scheduling or monitoring the time your child will spend on their computer, or whether they are allowed to play on-line games or make you tube vid...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Is setting an offer date for the Sale of your home a good idea?

Tags: Homes in Toronto, Homes in Etobicoke, Homes in Milton, Homes in Mississauga, Homes in Oakville, Homes in Burlington

These days with so many homes going in to bidding wars and getting multiple offers, setting an offer date has become one of the most popular ways to sell a home. In fact, setting a pre-determined date to review offers on a home is only one of many strategies that can be used to sell your home. The mistake that some people make is that they assume what works for one, works for all. Not so! With tod...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Milton Ribfest

Tags: Milton Events and Entertainment, Milton, Etobicoke, Oakville, Mississauga, Burlington

In addition to it’s beautiful greenspace and breathtaking views of the escarpment boasting places like Hilton falls, Crawford Lake and Rattlesnake point just to name a few; Milton continues to prove that it is keeping up to the neighbouring areas like Etobicoke, Burlington and Oakville in way of entertainment with it’s annual Ribfest coming on August 21st and 22nd this year. ...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Burlington Sound of Music Festival

Tags: Entertainment and Events in Halton, Burlington, Oakville, Milton

Every year in June for 9 amazing days; music takes over the downtown core and waterfront in Burlington and this crowd pleasing spectacle is known as the Sound of Music Festival. With food trucks, various vendors and of course let’s not forget about the phenomenal musicians and bands that come to headline the event itself it is sure to have a little something for everyone. Spanning the leng...Read More

By: Brett Lawler

Determining the listing price of your home

Tags: House Prices, Homes in Milton, Homes in Oakville, Homes in Toronto, Homes in Mississauga

Determining the listing price of your home? Recently I have been asked a lot about determining the listing price of a home. There has been a trend by some realtors to suggest a price, sight unseen, (usually high) to give people the impression that they are experts in the area that people live? Since there are many strategies to home pricing a few key points must be addressed first! What are the ma...Read More