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Just got back from visiting the United Arab Emirates.  What a facinating place.  There are very few signal lights, all round abouts.  It took a while to get used to them. A sign on the highway "Beward of road surprises" was interesting.  What surprises, sand on the road, a dead camel, what!  Anyw...
03/11/2011
Many Burlington homes are over 50 years old and still have the original owner who hasn't updated since the 70's.  These homes usually are a great value but there are many reasons you may reject putting in an offer on a potential home in this age group.  A poor location, too few bedrooms or too ma...
02/04/2011
When you sell your home it means opening it to strangers.  Unfortunately, you run the risk that not everyone who enters will do so because they're interested in buying.  Most people are trustworthy, but it doesn't hurt to protect yourself from theft by making sure that credit-card bills, financia...
01/25/2011
Getting a good Beacon score is important for receiving a good mortgage rate.  Such things as applying for credit cards, late payments on bills, too many credit cards or too many loans can all have a negative impact.  There are a couple of minor details that people don't realize can impact their s...
01/05/2011
Living in the Burlington Hamilton area has some great perks.  One of these is our proximity to the Niagara wine growing area.  There are many great wineries in the Niagara region.  One of these is Peller Estates. Peller Estates vintages have been noticed by wine connoisseurs the world over.  New...
01/04/2011
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Here are some great tips for cleaning and dusting your home. Every thorough cleaning job should begin with dusting. In order to be efficient, always dust from the top down. First, check for cobwebs on the ceiling. Then, moving down, dust shelves, tabletops, and any other horizontal surfaces you ...
12/29/2010
Before deciding to look for your new home, it is to your advantage to approach your bank or mortgage broker.  Sometimes you can afford a more expensive home than you thought.  On the other hand, you do not want to look at homes that are more than you can comfortably afford.   It is also wise not ...
12/21/2010
The Chrismas holidays can be extremely stressful.  These are a few tips to decrease your stress level. Don't try to be Martha Stewart.  If Christmas Dinner is at your house offer to do the turkey and have your guests each bring a dish.   Only do a light cleaning before guests arrive.  With a lot ...
12/16/2010
 It was my husband's birthday and he likes to have lemon pie instead if happy birthday cake.  The crust turned out perfectly.  Usually is shrivels down into the pan.  The lemon filling was pretty tasteless so I added a bit more lemon juice and rind, some lime juice and rind until it had a bit of ...
12/15/2010
Photo by Frank Greco During the Christmas Season, stay in shape by going hiking.  Even though the weather may be cold, it is invigorating if you dress properly.  Walking is one of the best ways to get exercise and it is free.  The Bruce Trail is Canada's oldest and longest footpath.  The 1885 km...
12/13/2010
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I am a real estate salesperson in Burlington, Ontario mainly in the resale home market in detached, condo townhouses and condo apartments.