When buying a home or property: are there HST implications? Joe Romeo here to discuss the basics on HST in real estate. Please do not take this as direct advice. Talk to your accountant or lawyer about your specific situation. Or feel free to give me a call and we will talk about your situation. … Continue reading HST on real estate explained!
Thank you to everyone who has supported our real estate business this year! With your support this year, we have contributed to the Cambridge Fire Fighters Basket Fund helping provide Christmas to our local family’s in need! It always feels great to give back. We encourage anyone to give what they can including the local … Continue reading Romeo Circle gives back over the holidays!
The summer heat is here. Remember a couple short month ago when we were all complaining about the cooler than usual weather? And now we’re faced with hot weather and a potential heat advisory warning coming our way this week. So, how do we keep our homes cool despite the heat and humidity (and save … Continue reading Keep Your Home Cool This Summer
It’s easy to get caught up in a bidding war, especially when you find your dream home. Remember that just because one hopeful homebuyer outbids your offer, doesn’t necessarily mean you should volley back. In the worst-case scenario, you might end up with a home you haven’t researched, in a neighbourhood you don’t love, at … Continue reading Don’t Over Bid!
Joe Romeo and Mallory Siezar talk about whether the Buyer or Seller are responsible for repairs when closing a home!
Questions and answers with Romeo Circle! I’ve listed my home with an agent but no longer want to sell. Can I cancel the listing?
Painting Tips for Sellers! Painting your house before selling it is one of the best ways to get it sold faster and for a better price. But this only applies if the job is done the right way. Otherwise, sellers could hurt their chances of getting their home sold quickly, and they may need to … Continue reading Painting Tips for Sellers!
You are thinking about doing repairs or renovations, do you hire a professional contractor or do it yourself? Although there is little doubt that many homes for sale could benefit from a few DIY improvements or stylish decor changes, there are some tasks that are best saved for a professional who can safely and quickly … Continue reading Home Improvements: Do It Yourself or Hire a Professional?
So you have thought about it and have decided the way to make money is to purchase a property and become a landlord! Sounds like an easy way to make a passive income? Before becoming a Landlord there are a few points to consider. Do you have the time available? Duties of a Landlord take … Continue reading Are You Ready To Be a Landlord?
Buying real estate can be a very exciting time, so many things to think about and big decisions to be made. Be sure not to rush into a purchase, be prepared, get pre-approved and ask questions before signing. Here are 5 questions you should ask your Mortgage Lender. How the penalties are calculated if I … Continue reading 5 Questions you should ask your Mortgage Lender Before Singing