A Further Look Before You Buy

By: Nick Mirijello

A Further Look Before You Buy

Tags: Digging deeper, What to look out for, Before you make the offer

Would you say it's important to have the most information before you put an offer in on a property? I'm no psychic but I would guess that your answer to this would be a big YES!!  While I go around looking at properties with clients I've found their interest generally lies with focusing on the aesthetics, layout, etc. And that's exactly what they should be looking at - to see...Read More

Don't buy an investment property until you read this

By: Nick Mirijello

Don't buy an investment property until you read this

Tags: Investing in Real Estate, Flipping houses, nasty neighbour

So just recently I had an investor wanting to purchase an income property that will be income generating, in a good rental location, and close to family friendly amenities. I've been scouring the MLS and finally came across what might be a great investment. It was a semi detached home that was once a single family home - now converted into a duplex by its latest owners who simply purchased the...Read More

By: Nick Mirijello

Do you know how many Realtors there are in Toronto?

Tags: The good, The bad, The ugly

So this post is going to be a bit shorter than most as it deals with a comment I get a lot when I'm out canvassing neighbourhoods. You can look out all around you and in seconds I'm sure you will find an ad for another Realtor. I see it day in and day out. And while I'm out talking to potential clients there is always the small few that throw out the remark, 'do you know how many o...Read More

By: Nick Mirijello

PSA - Look beyond just the sale price of a home - there's more to it

Tags: before you buy, Vaughan By-Laws, Driveway Widening, Curb Cutting

While there are countless reasons why you should use a Realtor when you look to purchase a home, I'm going to touch on one reason that can save you both money and headaches in the future. You've gone over what you want in a home -3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, granite counters,etc. You found the perfect home and you're ready to make an offer. This is where your emotions take over and you fo...Read More

This one oversight may keep you from selling your home for top dollar

By: Nick Mirijello

This one oversight may keep you from selling your home for top dollar

Tags: Realtor Tips, Selling Your Home, Selling For Top Dollar

  If you google 'how to best sell your home' your going to find countless articles of simple ways to get the best value for your property. And that's great, go ahead and do the research, because it's an important first step in understanding the realities of selling real estate. But before you make the jump and have the for sale sign planted on your lawn take a moment and try ...Read More