Selling your home during the Winter

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Selling your home during the Winter

Tags: Selling, Home, Winter, Lighting, D├ęcor, Lighting

Selling your home during the winter isn't ideal. Buyers are less likely to go house hunting and the weather can change the appearance of the house and masks the curb appeal. There are some plus sides to selling your home during the winter. It's a smaller competition and serious buyers are out looking for a new place.    Here are some tips to help you sell your home during the w...Read More

Alternative ways to celebrate Halloween with your kids

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Alternative ways to celebrate Halloween with your kids

Tags: Haunted House, Halloween Pumpkins

  Celebrating special events may look a little bit different this year, our celebrations and get-togethers look a little smaller and most parties are on zoom. Although these changes are there, it should not stop you from celebrating. With Halloween just around the corner, many are wondering what they should do for their kids to help them enjoy this season. Here are some ways you can make it ...Read More

Falls Trends 2020

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

Falls Trends 2020

Tags: Fall, Vintage, Patina, Kitchen, Colour, Rattan, Wicker, Touch of Nature

With every season comes new trends, here are some new design inspirations to help freshen up your home for the fall! This year is all about making a statement in your home with decor, paint or furniture. The contrast between old and new has become the new fall style of 2020.   1. Vintage and Patina Vintage and patina styles are making a big comeback in 2020. Traditional detailing that was c...Read More

THINKING ABOUT A NO SUBJECT TO FINANCING OFFER? 3 POINTS YOU NEED TO CONSIDER

By: Mitchell Saldanha Real Estate Team

THINKING ABOUT A NO SUBJECT TO FINANCING OFFER? 3 POINTS YOU NEED TO CONSIDER

Tags: Financint, offer, real estate

In hot real estate markets, it’s common for both buyers and agents to consider having no subjects to financing when making a purchase offer. It’s important to realize, however, that no professional is in a position to legally advise you to enter into a real estate transaction with no subjects, especially no subject to financing. This is a personal choice that you must carefully consid...Read More

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