Feeling constantly tired and overcomitted? Here are some tips you can pursue to re-energize to have a better lifestyle! 1. Create Inviting Rest Zones Despite all the research proving that an afternoon nap is good for you, its still not seen as acceptable unless you work for yourself or have a progressive employer. Research shows that a quick afternoon nap at the right time can really help you recharge the batteries! Of course there's a trick to napping. For one, it helps if the nap is kept short- however, no shorter than 10 minutes and not too long either! More ...
Tips on how to Re-energize at home!
June 21, 2017
Tips To Becoming a Real Estate Entrepreneur
June 16, 2017
It's always exciting to become a Real Estate Entrepreneur! Almost all markets are both highly active and profitable. Here are some tips on how to start your entrepreneurial venture: 1. STUDY THE BROAD MARKET Try to figure out if your interest and skill set is most suited in commercial or residential Real Estate. Typically, new entrepreneurs begin with residential because it's less complex than commercial. Also, most people have some experience in residential Real Estate from buying/ dealing with their own home. 2. PASSIVE OR ACTIVE INVESTING A Passive investor might hold a private loan not secured by Real Estate. Other ...
Signs a Home Buyer Isn't Serious
June 9, 2017
If statements like " This place is just perfect for us" and "I have to have it" were binding, selling houses would be a piece of cake. Considering that it is hard for home sellers to not get their hopes up when a buyer's admiring their home- only to be dissapointed when the buyer dissapears without a peep, here are some signs that a buyer is not serious about buying your house: The Buyer is Flying Solo If a buyer does not have a real estate agent yet, they probably aren't serious about shopping for a home. A buyer's agent ...
Mistakes first Time Home Buyers Fall Victim too Continued!
June 5, 2017
Calling all First Time Home Buyers out there! If you're considering buying your first home, you probably want to do a bit of research. Perhaps you'll talk to friends and collegues about potential areas to live in and prices regarding the process. However, that is not enough. You need a much more strategic plan to get that dream house you always wanted. Continuing from our previous "Mistakes First Time Home Buyers Fall Victim too" Blog, below are more common mistakes first home buyers commit and tips on how to avoid making these errors: 5. You Do Not Ask For Comparables: A good way to ...
A Chance to Enjoy an Incomparable Costa Rican Lifestyle!
June 1, 2017
Welcome to PACIFICO in Playas Del Coco, Guanacate, Costa Rica! This gated, guarded, and exquisitely planned Resort Community is as exotic as the natural beauty that surrounds it! A short 20-minute drive from the airport, PACIFICO Owners and guests can enjoy many resort style amenities including a private Beach Club with Restaurant & Bar; Health Club & Spa- with tennis courts and conveniences that include The Auto Mercado Center and the Village Shops! This Luxury resort community is built to the highest U.S. Standards offering it's owners and guests the opportunity to experience the incomparable Costa Rican Lifestyle! If ...
Mistakes First Time Home Buyers Fall Victim Too
May 30, 2017
Calling all First Time Home Buyers out there! If you're considering buying your first home, you probably want to do a bit of research. Perhaps you'll talk to friends and collegues about potential areas to live in and prices regarding the process. However, that is not enough. You need a much more strategic plan to get that dream house you always wanted. Below are some common mistakes first home buyers commit and tips on how to avoid making these errors: 1. You Fall In Love With Home Staging In its simplest form, home staging is when the seller declutters and rearranges ...
Toronto Rainfall Breaks Record High Since 1953
May 26, 2017
Toronto Rainfall Breaks Record High Since 1953! Rain, rain go away, is what all the Canadians have been singing this spring as water levels have continued to rise. And so we have been told that April showers bring May flowers, it has been a remarkably wet spring for most Canadians. According to City News, yesterday’s rainfall officially broke the previous record, which was set 64 years ago, in 1953. On May 25, 1953, Toronto saw 34.3 millimetres of rain. This year on Thursday May 25th, 2017, Toronto saw 44.6 millimetres of rainfall through the day. Thanks to all this rainfall ...
Interest Rate Announcement from the Bank of Canada
May 24, 2017
The Bank of Canada is sticking with its interest rate of 0.5%, saying uncertainties continue to overshadow the economy's strange-than-expected start to the year. In explaining its decision, the bank highlighted weak wage growth and the softening rate for underlying inflation as examples the economy still has room for improvement. The banks scheduled rate announcement comes after it raised its 2017 growth projection last month following a surprisingly healthy start to the year in areas such as employment, consumer spending and the housing markets. In wednesday's statement, the bank added better business investment numbers to the list The banks statement ...
Four Odors you need to eliminate from your Home!
May 15, 2017
As Human beings, we tend to be very adaptable. Our noses are especially adaptable to smells that linger around an area for a prolonged period of time. On a cognitive level, you become habituated to the smells and learn to ignore them. Here are some of the most common nose blindness culprits, and how to ban them from your home: 1. PETS Here's an easy way to detect if your home smells like pets: Do you own them? If the answer is yes, then chances are your home smells like them. The first step to cleaning pet odors is to ...
May 12, 2017
Mother's Day Within the 365 days of the year, Mother’s Day is celebrated in Canada on the second Sunday of May, each year. Mother’s Day is the one appointed day of the year where in which we express to our mothers just how much we appreciate, respect and the amount of love we have for them. While you should treat your mother special everyday, Mother’s Day is the one-day of the year in which we all must go above and beyond to express just how appreciative and immense our love is for all the mother’s out there. From nurturing to ...