The extreme courage and sacrifice that our Veterans made for our Country is top of mind for many of us. One way to remember them and to say thank you is to plant a Garden of Remembrance.
The 2014 Halloween season is here with fun and frightening events in and around Markham. See photos of some of Markham's spookiest, decked out homes. Also, best spots to get your ghoul on in and around town!
What better way to enjoy the Thanksgiving weekend then to get out to some great local events in Markham and Unionville! Need ideas? Here are some to get you outside enjoying fall's bounty!
It's great fun to walk the streets of Markham and Unionville at Hallowe'en time. Creativity abounds as these homeowners try to spook the passers-by into a frightful state
When summer's bright light fades away and the days start to get shorter it is inevitable that staying fit becomes a little more challenging.
To keep from hibernating this fall check out these great local fitness groups in Markham and Unionville, Ontario
In my 28 years as a Realtor in Markham, I have sold many "unsellable" homes: drug houses, homes in disrepair, homes where disgruntled tenants have left holes in the walls and ripped the doors off kitchen cabinets
We’ve blinked and it’s now August! Even as summer is winding down there is still lots to do around town. Midsummer in Markham is a vibrant time of concerts, festivals, events and family fun.
There is just something about Markham. It is one of those places where people from all over come to get married. The diverse photo backdrops are breath taking. Old country charm, historic sites, and gorgeous parks a just a few of the many choices.
Nothing ushers in the summer like the May 2-4 weekend. You can hear the collective sound of BBQs and cars being packed up to open up the cottage. For those of us who are looking for some family fun closer to home, here are some great events in Markham.
Spring has finally sprung, and all of a sudden Easter decorations have appeared! Looking for some family fun for the holiday weekend? These annual Easter Egg Hunts in and around Markham will keep you hopping!
Older homes are great. They ooze charm, are nestled in established neighborhoods, and have solidly built foundations and interiors. But beware, there are some things you need to know BEFORE you buy one!
Markham's many baby boomers are moving into their golden years, retiring and looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle. With these aging numbers, it’s no wonder communities are preparing for the retiring population by creating various retirement developmen
One question I am frequently asked as a realtor is if the money spent on home staging translates into better offers, faster selling and ultimately a higher selling price. The short answer: YES! Here’s the long answer:
As a realtor I am often asked by my clients for advice on their homes beyond buying and selling. I get asked questions about renovations, inspections, professional services and yes, even home décor.
Since it’s inception in 2008 it’s safe to say that Family Day has quickly become one of our favorite statutory holidays! As a dedicated dad and super busy realtor, I am glad for any opportunity to spend quality time with my family.
February 14th used to mean long romantic candlelit dinners. Now your twosome has become three, four, five or even six and now your plans are more a family affair! Here are some great ways to celebrate this Valentine’s Day en famille around Markham:
Moving can be very stressful for everyone, especially your kids. Regardless of their ages, packing, saying goodbye to friends and getting used to a new home and neighbourhood can be difficult.
As the housing market continues to boom, home buyers find themselves duking it out for their dream house with many others. Here are some tips to help you stand out from other bidders.
Top three paint companies release their picks for 2014 colour of the year. One thing is certain, colour is very personal. Some homeowners like vibrant, and dramatic tones while others prefer a more calming a
Markham's 41st Annual Santa Claus Parade is on this weekend and it's sure to be a smooth ride for the big guy now that Main Street is finally paved!
Real estate may slow down somewhat over the holidays but those who are looking to buy are serious! Home staging for the holidays can get buyers eager to get into your home to create their own holiday memories.
A recent survey of home buyers gives top three priorities when looking for their dream home and it may not be what you think. Read more.
Friday Night is Date Night and I really like looking for new and interesting things to do. We all know that Markham is a great place to live and work but it is also a great place for love! Here are some of my favourite spots to get Cupid’s bow aiming