April 2016

Should I buy through the listing agent?

Posted on Apr 26, 2016

The Listing Agent’s goal isn’t to get you the RIGHT house, it’s to get you to buy THIS house. Having your own agent means they are motivated to find you the perfect house in the perfect neighborhood no matter how long that takes. Of course, some agents are primarily motivated by the possibility of a bigger commission, so the person they are most co...

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How to keep black bears away 

Posted on Apr 05, 2016

I live in bear country. Muskoka has many black bears, and not a year goes by when I haven't seen one or two while driving in the area.  Seeing a black bear can be kind of nice, but having black bears around your home and cottage can range from a nuisance to downright scary! If you have a bear on your property see Ontario Bear Wise's site here

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