Updating Your Entrance - DIY In One Day

By: The Property Shop

Updating Your Entrance - DIY In One Day

Tags: Home, Real Estate, Entrance

When it comes to home renovations, we all about return on investment. And if it’s a project homeowners can take on themselves? Even better. Many people jump to kitchen and bathroom renovations when they think about ROI — and rightfully so — those are big-ticket items. However, thinking “outside the box” can also bring big returns without breaking the bank. In our exp...Read More

Incorporating Wallpaper Into Your Home

By: The Property Shop

Incorporating Wallpaper Into Your Home

Tags: Real Estate, Home, Decor

  Wallpaper can feel like a big commitment, not only because of its perceived permanence, but because adding a print or pattern to your walls is typically a bolder move than solid paint. Another hesitation might come from anyone who has had to peel and scrape off old wallpaper in a rental or new home, and knows just how exhausting it can be. But over the years, as materials have become more ...Read More

6 Tips For Using Flowers To Boost Curb Appeal

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6 Tips For Using Flowers To Boost Curb Appeal

Tags: Spring, Real Estate, Home

It's that time of year again, SPRING! We are so glad it has finally arrived... minus the extreme amount of rain we have been getting. However, we are one step closer to planting flowers! YAY! Here are some tips on how to plant your flowers, to help show case your beautiful home! Buy ...Read More

How To Choose Hardwood Floors

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How To Choose Hardwood Floors

Tags: Home, Renovation, Hardwood Flooring, Real Estate

The number one phrase in North American real estate listings is “hardwood floors throughout.” And for good reason. Hardwood floors are durable, look great, and offer a great return on investment. If you know you want hardwood floors but aren’t sure what step to take next, consider the following. Solid Vs Engineered Real, solid hardwood floors are made from solid piece...Read More

Easter Table Ideas

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Easter Table Ideas

Tags: Home, Decor, Real Estate

Easter is just around the corner, can you believe it?! We here at The Property Shop, have been busy with the spring real estate market, but not too busy to share our love of this holiday! We love Easter as it always warrants time with family and friends, eating great food,  the smell of new growth outside and … did we mention chocolate?   Another reason why we love Easter, is the ...Read More

How to Choose Bathroom Tile

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How to Choose Bathroom Tile

Tags: Real Estate, Renovations, Bathroom

Trying to decide what bathroom tile is right for you? These principles of tile selection will help make the job a lot easier. Light colors can make the space feel bigger As a general rule it’s safe to say that light colors make a space feel bigger, but nowhere is this more true than in a bathroom. Bathrooms tend to be small, and sometimes they’re without windows, so it’s up...Read More

4 Home Owner Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

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4 Home Owner Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Tags: Buyers, Home Ownership

  You just closed on your new home—your signature sealed the deal. Now that you have the keys, don’t get ahead of yourself. After closings, we always offer the same advice to new homeowners—it’s time to take a minute, slow it down and strategize before making any big financial moves. It can be tempting to bust out a credit card to furnish your new space in style. Howe...Read More

Millennial Monopoly: 4 Real Estate Trends in 2019

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Millennial Monopoly: 4 Real Estate Trends in 2019

Tags: Millenials, Real Estate

  What’s behind the rise in homeownership? Growing interest from millennials. Here are the 2019 millennial real estate trends you need to know about this year. Empowered with Knowledge First-time, homebuying millennials are much more informed when it comes to renovations, repairs and real estate process than other generations. Growing up during the development of the internet has mad...Read More

How to Style Your Mantel

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How to Style Your Mantel

Tags: House, Decor, Real Estate

    To us, fireplaces have always symbolized a feeling of home and warmth, which makes them one of our favorite architectural features in a home. While a fireplace typically makes a statement on its own, we like to consider the mantel as a blank canvas where you can highlight your personality and design style. Even if you don’t have a fireplace, a mantel on its own is an opportun...Read More

Luxury Kitchen Upgrades With Great Return of Investment

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Luxury Kitchen Upgrades With Great Return of Investment

Tags: Kitchen Luxury Real Estae

The kitchen is the most important room in the house when it comes to adding value. And since you spend so much time in it, not only should it be functional, but it should also look great and even offer a little luxury. If you want to add some luxury upgrades to your kitchen that still offer a great return on investment consider these options. Quartz counters Quartz is by far a favourite counter ...Read More