Things to do in Brampton this Family Day

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Things to do in Brampton this Family Day

Tags: Family Day, Brampton, Things to do

With Family Day fast approaching (Monday, February 17), it is time to start deciding what to do with your family for the long weekend. Here is a list of five fun Family Day activities to do in Brampton:   1. Outdoor Skating  Enjoy Family Day at one of the many outdoor skating rinks in Brampton. Most of the outdoor rinks in Brampton are free of charge and open to the public most days of...Read More

What is a Mortgage Refinance?

By: PMG Team

What is a Mortgage Refinance?

Tags: Mortgage, Refinance, Buying, Selling, Home

What is a Mortgage “Refinance” and How Does It Affect Me?   Refinancing a home is one of those things where people understand what it is but have trouble explaining how it works. To put it simply, refinancing your home allows you to access the equity you have built up, by changing the mortgage amount. Let’s say you bought a $300,000 condo and you paid 20% ($60,000) as your ...Read More

Winter Family Fun in Halton Hills

By: PMG Team

Winter Family Fun in Halton Hills

Tags: Halton Hills, Winter, Family Fun

With all of this cold weather and snow, most of us are probably dreaming about being somewhere sunny and laying on a beach. Even if the cold winter climate isn’t for you, there are so many fun winter activities to do in Halton Hills.  Here are our top six suggestions for winter family fun in Halton Hills: 1. Hit the Slopes After a fresh snowfall, you'll want to make your mark in ...Read More

Mortgages 101 – What You Need to Know About Mortgages

By: PMG Team

Mortgages 101 – What You Need to Know About Mortgages

Tags: mortgage, home buying, home selling

  Mortgage [NOUN] With a residential mortgage, a home buyer pledges his or her house to the bank. The bank has a claim on the house should the home buyer default on paying the mortgage. In the case of a foreclosure, the bank may evict the home’s occupants and sell the house, using the income from the sale to clear the mortgage debt.  Mortgages in a Nutshell Since homes are expe...Read More

10 Ways to Winterize Your Home

By: PMG Team

10 Ways to Winterize Your Home

Tags: Homeowners, real estate, protect your home, Brampton, Caledon, Georgetown

  With many people preparing for freezing winter temperatures in Georgetown, Caledon, Brampton and other areas, it is now time to get your home ready before the well-known  winter weather risks become your worst nightmare such as frozen pipes! Whether this winter is your first time in your own home or the tenth, there are a few things you can do to help prepare your home for the harsh w...Read More

Fall into Autumn Memories

By: PMG Team

Fall into Autumn Memories

Tags: Caledon, Brampton, Georgetown, pumpkin picking, local pumpkin patches

  October has arrived which means fall is here. After talking about what you can do indoors to add a touch of the fall spirit to your home design, let’s now talk about the outdoors.     With this crisp fall weather, it’s time to get out and enjoy this season and the colorful scenery before winter arrives. What better way to celebrate October than by going pumpkin p...Read More

Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

By: PMG Team

Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Tags: First-time homebuyers in Caledon, Brampton, Georgetown, real estate tips and tricks

Buying your first home is such an exciting time in your life, but it can also be an overwhelming period. However, it doesn’t have to be. With the help of the right real estate agent and knowledge about the home buying process, it is sure to be an enjoyable process for all.    Here are some tips, guidelines and advice for those who are thinking about buying their first home.&nb...Read More

Fall Design Trends 2019

By: PMG Team

Fall Design Trends 2019

Tags: Design Trends, Fall Design

With autumn around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about updating your home to accommodate for the seasonal change. Each new season brings new colour and design trends. It’s important to stay on top of these trends, especially if you’re thinking of selling your home. At the Paula Mitchell Group, we’re passionate about staying on top of the latest trends in home dec...Read More

Caledon Apple Picking 2019

By: PMG Team

Caledon Apple Picking 2019

Tags: Apple Picking, Fall, Caledon

Fall has officially arrived. The air is crisp and the leaves are starting to fall. With the autumn season coming in, it’s time to get out and enjoy this gorgeous weather before it becomes cold and gloomy. What better way to enjoy fall with the family than going apple picking? Apple picking is a wonderful family day trip for those looking to enjoy a fun outing in the country. If you have yet...Read More

A Pet Owners Guide to Preparing Your Home for Sale

By: PMG Team

A Pet Owners Guide to Preparing Your Home for Sale

Tags: Pets and moving, getting home ready for sale, selling home in Brampton

Selling your home is stressful enough. Selling one when you have pets can be even more stressful. Do you move the pets out of the house? How do you hide toys and food dishes? Is the odour as bad as the commercials make it seem? These are questions you are probably asking yourself. Common advice is to minimize any signs that there is a pet in your home. Here is what we recommend for staging your h...Read More