DIY Unpacking Kit

By: Ana Bastas

DIY Unpacking Kit

Tags: Moving, Real Estate, Unpacking, DIY

  We all know that the moving process can be problematic, but this kit is meant to get you through the first week or so.   So, let's build one! First create a list of things you’ll need IMMEDIATLY upon your arrival. Here are some recommendations: Hand soap Pain relivers (such as Advil or Tylenol) Garbage bags X-Acto kni...Read More

Canadian Stress Test

By: Ana Bastas

Canadian Stress Test

Tags: Mortgage, Mortgage Stress Test, Stress Test, Canadian Stress Test, stress test update, covid-19 update, Mortgage stress test update, canadian stree test update

Part of our human inclination is to prepare for the worst. Most of us have a “rainy day” fund for the worst-case scenario. We carry around umbrellas when we see it’s cloudy. We buy insurance right after we purchase a car. This same logic applies to the mortgage stress test.       What is a Stress Test?    Financially spe...Read More

By: Ana Bastas

Halton Stage 3 Opening

Tags: oakville, halton, halton hills, covid, covid-19, construction, real estate, house prices, oakville house prices

       The Halton Region has officially entered into Stage 3 of the Province’s plan for reopening and it’s getting everyone excited. As part of the Halton region, the Town of Oakville is gearing up for the next stage, which is a welcomed relief to many. The impacts of COVID-19, coupled with the road closures due to the Lakeshore Road Revitalization Project, busines...Read More