As a homeowner, staying on top of important tasks and chores can be tricky. With the start of a new year, it’s an excellent time to review your home maintenance checklist and ensure you're prepared for whatever 2023 throws at you. To help get you started, here are 5 must-do tasks that every homeowner should […]
While selling during the holidays may seem impossible during the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season, listing your home during this time can actually be advantageous. With many people off work and searching for property deals over the festive period, there are plenty of opportunities to make a sale. Many hesitate to sell during […]
One of the biggest barriers to homeownership is coming up with the down payment. In order to qualify for a mortgage, lenders typically require a down payment of 10-20% of the home's purchase price. For many people, this can be a daunting amount of money to save. However, it is possible to save for a […]
If you're thinking about buying or selling a home, it's important to know whether you're in a buyer's market or a seller's market. It can be difficult to forecast what the housing market is like right now. There are many factors that come into play, including the strength of the economy, interest rates, demographics, and […]
Wondering if implementing fall home décor is worth it? Canadians joke that there are only two seasons in Canada: winter and construction. Often it seems like the cold winter months are the longest season in the Great White North, while the others, especially fall, are fleeting. But as summer wanes, the leaves begin to turn, […]
For many people, buying a house is the biggest purchase they will ever make. It's essential to be prepared for this expense by creating a budget and sticking to it. In this blog post, we will give you 10 budgeting tips and advice on how to follow your plan and start saving money today. We'll […]
Are you getting ready to put your home on the market? If so, one of the most important things you can do is make it look and feel as fresh as possible. You want potential buyers to walk in and feel like this could be their new home. In this blog post, we'll share six […]
What's the condition of your basement? It's common for basements to be left unfinished since other parts of the home, like the kitchen, get more use and attention. You might be wondering, "Is a finished basement really worth it?" There are some great reasons, both financial and practical, for you to consider a reno and […]
Did you know that Canada Day long weekend is the most popular time to move in Canada? Summertime is, without a doubt, the peak moving season. Since children and college students are done school for the season, moving somewhere between June and August is ideal for most families. The weather is (usually) nice and days […]
Introducing... The Gray Team!
After many decades selling real estate on the West Coast as 'The Judy Gray Team' the time has come to refresh our brand. We are excited to announce we are now 'The Gray Team'. Same team. Same great service. Thanks again everyone for all your wonderful support! Judy Gray & Marcie Gray.