Location, Location, Coffee?

By: The Premier Home Group

Location, Location, Coffee?

Tags: Coffee, Coffee Houses, Starbucks, Investment Property, Real Estate, Starbucks effect

When you think about the location when buying your next home, many of the typical things probably come to mind… Schools, shopping, crime, public transit etc…  But have you thought about coffee? If you are a fellow Tim Horton’s lover, you may have, however what many people don’t think about is how coffee shops can affect the values of homes in the area.  There...Read More

How To Increase You Home Value With Bathroom Improvements

By: Premier Home Group

How To Increase You Home Value With Bathroom Improvements

Tags: Home Renovations, Hamilton & Halton Bathroom Renovations, Hamilton & Halton Real Estate, Home, Bathroom Renovations, Bathroom Improvement, Improvements, Sink, Faucets, Shower, Tubs, Increase Value, Home Improvements

  Have you ever wondered what type of renovations on your Hamilton & Halton home would add the most money?  Many home owners look for ways to add value to their homes through improvements. One of the best renovations for your buck is a bathroom renovation.   The Almighty Bathroom   Bathrooms of today have come a long way from the bathrooms of our parents and grandparent...Read More

How Much Is My Halton & Hamilton Home Worth?

By: The Premier Home Group

How Much Is My Halton & Hamilton Home Worth?

Tags: How Much Is My Halton & Hamilton House Worth, Real Estate, Appraisal, Opinion Of Value, Halton & Hamilton Ontario, Halton & Hamilton Real Estate Prices, Halton & Hamilton Real Estate Values, Halton & Hamilton Home Values, Real Estate Values In Halton & Hamilton Ontario, CMA, Free CMA, Comparative Market Analysis

Have you wondered, 'How much is my Halton & Hamilton home worth?'… I’m sure most home owners in Halton & Hamilton have thought about it at one point in time.  So what is the best way to put a price on it?   If you are you wondering "how much is my Halton & Hamilton house worth?", I have two answers for you…. First, we have to understand...Read More

For Sale By Owner Misconceptions

By: The Premier Home Group

For Sale By Owner Misconceptions

Tags: FSBO Misconceptions, For Sale By Owner details, Save Money FSBO, Private Seller Financing, Private Sellers, FSBO, FSBO Financing Halton & Hamilton

We have all seen it: The big black and orange private sale sign in your neighbour’s lawn. As you look around Halton & Hamilton, private sellers, or FSBO’s (For Sale By Owner) seem to be popping up all over.  And with this rising popularity of private sellers, have risen some misconceptions that I would like to clarify for some.   First things first, it’s import...Read More

4 COSTLY Mistakes Halton & Hamilton Home Buyers Make

By: The Premier Home Group

4 COSTLY Mistakes Halton & Hamilton Home Buyers Make

Tags: Real Estate, Home Buying, Home Buying Mistakes, Realtor®, Halton & Hamilton Homes For Sale, Halton & Hamilton Real Estate, Costly Mistakes, First Time Home Buyers, Mortgage Broker, Home Insurance

We all know, buying a home is part of the North American dream - and for thousands of families in the Halton area, that dream becomes a reality every year.  Unfortunately, for every dream that comes true there are those that silently fade out. (Which doesn’t have to happen for many!)  Home buyers, especially those buying their first house, can make many mistakes in the process if...Read More

Financing Your Renovations – What options do you have?

By: The Premier Home Group

Financing Your Renovations – What options do you have?

Tags: Renovate Your Home, Put Money Into Your Home, Financing Renovations, Halton & Hamilton Homes, Home Equity Line Of Credit, Heloc, Home Renovations In Halton & Hamilton, Paying For Renovations

Have you ever done a major renovation on your Halton & Hamilton home? If no, have you ever watched any of the home reno shows on TV? You may have heard of the "scope creep." This is when the renovations start and before long, the costs creep up or more problems arise than originally predicted. This can be a difficult obstacle to overcome and can be very stressful especially when fu...Read More

5 Things Home Sellers Do That Home Buyers Hate

By: The Premier Home Group - www.ThePremierHomeGroup.com

5 Things Home Sellers Do That Home Buyers Hate

Tags: Home seller tips, seller etiquette, don't make these mistakes

If you want buyers’ hearts to beat faster when they see your home, avoid these five deadly home-showing mistakes. So you’re about to put your home on the market? In that case, I assume you want to take every legal and ethical advantage to sell your home for top dollar without dropping your price. To do that you need just ONE thing: An eager, qualified, and willing buyer. ...Read More

Selling Privately? Answering Phone Inquiries The Right Way!

By: The Premier Home Group - www.ThePremierHomeGroup.com

Selling Privately? Answering Phone Inquiries The Right Way!

Tags: Private selling in halton, should I sell my own home, private sale, FSBO

For those of you who are selling your home on your own, Kudos to you!  It’s important that you are prepared and are ready to expect a lot of people to “intrude” on your privacy. If you decided to list your home with a professional real estate agent, then there is less to worry about as most of the calls and inquires will be handled by them.  So if you decided to take...Read More

When Selling Your Home - Positivity Pays!

By: The Premier Home Group - www.ThePremierHomeGroup.com

When Selling Your Home - Positivity Pays!

Tags: Positivity, good attitude when selling, positive attitude

There are some VERY simple and effective things you can do to help sell your home. It’s a powerful concept that any home seller in Durham can do! And the secret weapon is?   Positivity…   I know I know… It may sound cheesy but hear me out. The first impressions a buyer has could make or break the possibility of an offer. How so you may ask? Studies show that if you...Read More

7 Tips to Buy Real Estate without Breaking Your Budget

By: The Premier Home Group - www.ThePremierHomeGroup.com

7 Tips to Buy Real Estate without Breaking Your Budget

Tags: Home budget, Buy your next home, budget for mortgage

Buying a home can be a very stressful thing, especially when it comes to budgeting for it. I’ve got good news for you: There are some insider secrets that can save you money and make sure you don’t overspend. With the help of a real estate agent like myself, you can apply these 7 insider tips and not break your budget.   1.Get Pre-Approved Many people wait till they find the ho...Read More