Author Archives: Neil Reeve-Newson

6 Things to Hate About Condo Living

For many years, condos were offered as the ideal home. With advertising all over the city, it’s easy to see why many people agreed, but times are changing. People are beginning to see the numerous issues faced by those who … Read More »

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Property taxes: Alliston vs. Toronto

Property taxation is a major source of funding for the municipality, school boards and county, which require the funding to support their programs and deliver their services to the public. Depending on what kind of property you hold and what … Read More »

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Have You Grown Out of Living in Downtown Toronto?

Every year, so many people are drawn to the lights, the sounds, the people of downtown Toronto. As the song says “Things will be great when you’re downtown!” Unfortunately, many people are getting a sharp wake-up call due to sudden … Read More »

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This is What Alliston Has to Offer This Fall

An Autumn in Alliston The town of Alliston offers a variety of great events that everyone from ages 3 to to 103 can enjoy. This fall, a variety of shows, events and workshops bring the community together to enjoy one … Read More »

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What Downsizing Can Actually Look Like

Do You Really Need to Downsize? One of the more difficult decisions that homeowners must make at one time or another is whether or not their current property matches lifestyle needs. In particular, those who retire often considering downsizing into … Read More »

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Should You Flee Toronto’s Condo Bubble?

One of the biggest drivers of the Canadian economy has been the constant growth of the biggest real estate markets in the country. Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary have seen massive gains spurred by international investment in real estate. During the past decade, … Read More »

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That New House Smell: What You Get with a New Build

There’s a certain peace of mind that real estate buyers enjoy when they purchase a newly built home. The uncertainty involved in buying an older construction revolves around how the prior owners treated the house. Occasionally, previous occupants try to hide shoddy … Read More »

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7 Common Custom Home Decor Mistakes That Can Cost You Thousands

Well managed custom home decor projects can refresh and transform your living space into the home of your dreams. Savvy home decorators who make the right decisions can maximise the value of their investment. Homebuyers who make the wrong changes … Read More »

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Giant List of Ideas for New Home Designs

Designing a new home can be a wonderful adventure, there are so many ideas to choose from that your home’s potential is only limited by your imagination. Below is our giant list of potential home design ideas; read through it, … Read More »

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Moving Into Your New Home Without Losing Your Mind

Moving can be exciting as well as stressful. It represents a new opportunity and a fresh start. However, it’s also a lot of work. You have to pack everything you own and then haul it to a new destination. After … Read More »

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