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Blog by Krisztina Neglia

Oak Park Semi Detached Homes

November 2nd, 2011

The Oak Park, Oakville community was built as an urban concept community by Tribute Homes with homes built closer to the street and 2 car detached garages at the rear of the home, accessed by a laneway.  It started in 1996 and ended in 2000 with 3 phases being a mix of freehold townhomes, semi detached and detached homes.  The model types and names changed as the phases proceeded and while th ...

Buying New? Have You Thought It Through?

November 2nd, 2011

It's the age-old home debate - new homes vs. resale. It's especially pertinent in the Oakville area where I work as a Real Estate Agent. On August 11, 2009 it was announced the town of Oakville will be increasing its development fees levied on homebuilders at the end of August to the tune of almost $8,000/home. It will generate almost $626 million to pay for things like roads, libraries, fire ...

Inspiration in Decoration

November 2nd, 2011

You may feel that you have no idea what you like when it comes to decorating.  But if you look a little, you will find great ideas that will give you inspiration.

In starting your design journey you may not know where to start.  I find the easiest way is to find one truly special item and draw inspiration from the piece.  One object, which could be a painting, area rug, piece of furniture or ...

Working with a Decorator

November 2nd, 2011

If you have ever thought about working with a decorator, some concerns may have stopped you in your tracks. You might fear that it would be too expensive, or that you would end up with a room you wouldn't like. As a result, you may have given up on the idea all together.

Working with a decorator should be an enjoyable and rewarding experience. It can give your home flow, function and beau ...

Why hire an Interior Decorator

November 2nd, 2011

WHY HIRE AN INTERIOR DECORATOR?

It is not really surprising that many people have become self-reliant : with the do-it-yourself decorating and renovating trend sweeping the country, many think they can do it themselves. In reality when you try to create a room or take on a renovation, you will make mistakes. These mistakes will cost you money. Mistakes such as having a room, or entire hou ...

The 10 Best Staging Tips

November 2nd, 2011

Winning the real estate war:

The 10 Best Staging Tips

In today's real estate market, the home that looks the best is going to sell first. In order for your home to look its best a qualified stager will identify opportunities to make repairs and corrections before your house goes on the market.  Positive features will be emphasized which will capture a buyers interest. Flaws will be correcte ...