Sean Dinner's blog
Deciding on a retirement community for yourself or a family member is no simple task. There are many factors in play when it comes to the decision and it’s quite possible that each family member will have a different opinion on what is best. In this article, I hope to make the decision much less stressful by offering a guide and strategy you can put into place so the whole family will be happy with the decision.
Are you looking for the best time of year to buy a house?
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Looking for some things to do in Mississauga this December?
The holiday season is in full swing. Here are a few upcoming events you can check out.
Fashion Circuit Series presents Sparkle and Shine Holiday Bash
How To Buy A House in Mississauga
5 Steps to Finding Your Next Home
Whether you’re buying your first home or are a seasoned homeowner, shopping for a new home can feel daunting. In fact, 56% of buyers said that “finding the right property” was the most difficult step in the home buying process.1
Top 10 Myths That Trip Up First-Time Home Buyers
If you’re thinking about buying a home, you’ve probably received your share of advice from family and friends. Add to that the constant stream of TV shows, news segments, and social media posts that over-simplify the home buying process for easy entertainment.
National Snapshot: How’s the Canadian Real Estate Market?
5 Step Strategy for Downsizing Your Home
In our “bigger is better” culture, there’s an expectation that each home should be larger and grander than the last. But life changes like divorce, kids leaving for college, or even the simple act of growing older can prompt us to find a smaller home that better suits our shifting needs and lifestyle.
Whether a condo apartment or condo townhouse, be sure to look into these 7 things to check when buying a condo. (HINT: your agent and lawyer will do this for you).
1. Ask to see the Condominium's Reserve Fund Study and Inspection Report. These will offer an idea of the overall maintenance plan to determine the condition of the building and common elements.
2. Review the financial documents:
Water With Care
The best time to water the lawn is during the cool of early morning. Night watering means grass remains damp which can stress out the lawn and promote fungus growth.
Want to avoid the browning that forms on the tips of grass after mowing? Try watering the lawn the day before cutting.