Teaching Your Kids About Finances

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Teaching Your Kids About Finances

Tags: Teaching Your Kids About Finances, Real Estate, Mitchell Saldanha

  Did you know? According to a 2019 RBC Family Finances Poll, 9 out of 10 parents (96%) are financially supporting their children (ages 18-35 years). On average, this costs parents $5,623 per year! This is an added cost that many parents cannot afford. In fact, approximately 3 in 10 parents (32%) are seeing delayed retirement in order to help kids with post-secondary costs and are facing an ...Read More

Back to school

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Back to school

Tags: Back to school, REAL ESTATE, MITCHELL SALDANHA

It’s that time of the year again! Summer has come to an end and back to school ads have started. This year, schools will be different for students, some will be learning online while others might be learning in class. Here are some ways to help your kids feel comfortable learning in class and learning from home.  In class  Be sure to pack all your sanitization products before l...Read More

End of Summer home maintenance checklist

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

End of Summer home maintenance checklist

Tags: home maintenance checklist, real estate, mitchell saldanha

Soon the leaves will start to change colours, the sun begins to set earlier, and there is a slight chill in the air. All of these are signs that summer is coming to an end. Before fall comes around, take some time and see what repairs and changes need to be done in your home. Here is a list that will help you prepare your home for the fall months.   Filters Check the air filter for your h...Read More

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

First-time homebuyers - determining how much you quality for, and how much you can afford

Tags: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team, Newsletter, Real Estate, First-time homebuyers

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5 Tips for Carrying a Palette Throughout the Home

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

5 Tips for Carrying a Palette Throughout the Home

Tags: Palette, Paint, Designers

Choosing paint colours for your home is a difficult task regardless if you just moved into a new home and want to make it feel like your home or you simply want to bring some life back into your current home. The most difficult aspect of paint colours is making it look cohesive throughout the entire home.    Here are some tips from a home designer on how to keep a colour palette cohesive...Read More

Tips on Closet Organization

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Tips on Closet Organization

Tags: De Clutter,Placement,Hangers,Shelving,Storage

A closet is a place where it is easy to lose control, leading to lost belongings and lost time.  Fortunately, there are some simple steps that you can take to reduce the chaos and bring order back into your life.   1. De Clutter!  Start by reducing the clutter, pull everything out of the closet and if you don’t use it, let it go. A good tip to go by, is if you haven’t ...Read More

What Your Banker Won't Tell You!

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

What Your Banker Won't Tell You!

Tags: What Your Banker Won't Tell You!

Did you know the biggest difference between getting your mortgage from a bank vs. a mortgage broker is that the bank only has access to their products, while I, your mortgage broker, have access to hundreds of different lending institutions and mortgage products to fit your unique needs? Here are a few things to keep in mind while doing business with your bank – from opening chequing and sav...Read More

Tips for Selling Your Home in the Summer

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Tips for Selling Your Home in the Summer

Tags: SELLING TIPS, SUMMER

The warmer weather has finally arrived, and summer is just around the corner. If you are thinking about selling your home in the next few weeks, it is time to start preparing your home to be listed in the summer market.   Here are a few tips for selling your home in the summer market from the Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team of real estate professionals in Caledon, Orangeville, Brampton...Read More

10 Minute Tricks to Freshen Up Your Home

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

10 Minute Tricks to Freshen Up Your Home

Tags: FRESHENING UP, TRICKS

You may spend hours looking at beautiful homes and DIY’s online, but when it comes to your place, it seems there is never enough time, energy or it just gets overlooked. And while this may not get you around to sprucing up your flooring or the paint job you’ve been thinking about recently, these tips and tricks only take 10 minutes and can really freshen up your space. 1. Replace Your...Read More

Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Kitchen Trends That Are Here to Stay

Tags: Kitchen design and kitchen trends, long-term plans, real estate and home decor

The kitchen is the heart of the home, as probably all of us have heard on multiple occasions. It's an area of the home which many people use when entertaining friends and family on a Saturday night or when helping their kids with homework on a Tuesday evening. Regardless of when and why your kitchen is the hub of your home, you want it to be a place you want to be in. That is something that ca...Read More