Working from Home: Making Your Home Office Work for You

In March 2020, 5 million Canadians pivoted to working from home. One year later, that figure has now ballooned to 7.2 million Canadians. The bottom line? Working from home is here to stay. Though it has its undeniable perks (no commute time, anyone?), working from home also presents serious challenges. Employees often find themselves drained …
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How to Handle Real Estate During a Divorce

Divorce in itself is already a time of emotional and financial stress. Throwing real estate needs into the mix can make this period unbearably overwhelming. Your real estate team can use their expertise to help you make this transition as smooth and worry-free as possible. Here is some helpful information about divorce and real estate …
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Canada and Ottawa Real Estate Market Update – Spring 2021

In December 2020  the Royal LePage House Price Survey was released. Major findings include the following: The price of a home in Canada will rise 5.5 percent year-over-year to $746,100 in 2021 The median price of a two-storey detached house and condominium is expected to increase 6.0 percent and 2.25 percent to $890,100 and $522, …
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Are Relocation Services Right For You?

With the increasing popularity of working from home, Canadians are opting to relocate to more affordable neighbourhoods. If this is something you are considering, you may need to consult a relocation service. Relocation services specialize in:  1) Helping you find the right neighbourhood to serve your unique needs: whether that includes living in a premium …
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3 Things to Know Before You Move for a Relocation

Making a move to a new city can be one of the most significant decisions you ever make. There are many reasons you may be relocating, whether it’s for work, needing a change of scenery, or you simply can’t afford to live in the same neighbourhood anymore. Regardless of your reason, there are several important …
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5 Helpful Tips To Assist Families for a Seamless Relocation

Relocation can be stressful for any professional– so when mixing in kids and a family, the process can be one of the hardest things many will go through. The Adam Mills Team have become experts in relocations and helping families find the right home and new life for their new job posting. Below are the …
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Real Estate and Divorce: What Should I Do About the Mortgage

It is easy to get your name off the deed/title, but not off the mortgage. If you leave your name on the mortgage with a spouse, it will make it harder for you when applying for a loan to buy your new home. Both of you can ruin your credit score fast if one of …
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4 Steps to Buying a Home for the First Time

Purchasing a home can be a very stressful process, especially if this is your first time. Don’t worry, because The Adam Mills team has you covered. Follow these four simple steps to get started on your stress-free home buying journey–and you will be set up for success!  Step 1: Find a Suitable Realtor You should …
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4 Ways to Increase Your Home Value With Your Kitchen

Renovating your kitchen is the best way to add value to your home. In fact, according to a New York Times editorial, a kitchen accounts for 10 to 15% of a property’s overall value. A kitchen remodel doesn’t have to be expensive. You can find some cheap methods online, especially on blogs and home-improvement TV …
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