The REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is on now!

By: Matt Collinge

The REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is on now!

Tags: realtors care,realtors,charity,rebgv,real estate agent,

The 24th REALTORS Care® Blanket Drive is in full swing! Every year REALTORS® from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver collect clothing and other items that can help make the winter a little more comfortable for those that will be spending most of it outside.    Here’s how you can help: Clear your closets. We’re looking for everything from gently used blanke...Read More

Century 21 Canada Partners With Zillow

By: Matt Collinge

Century 21 Canada Partners With Zillow

Tags: zillow,century 21,century 21 canada,listings,mls,realtor,real estate vancouver

CENTURY 21 Canada is the first major real estate company in Canada to announce a marketing partnership with Zillow Group. Zillow is the is the largest real estate search site in the USA.  "We are thrilled to partner with CENTURY 21 Canada and help drive more exposure to their listings," says Errol Samuelson, Zillow Group Chief Industry Development Officer. "We also k...Read More

Fall Fun Activities

By: Matt Collinge

Fall Fun Activities

Tags: fall,autumn,family,family activities,fall activities,kids,children,games

“An estimated 2% to 3% of the general population suffers from seasonal affective disorder (SAD), a type of depression that seems to be related to the amount of sunlight that you are exposed to. An extreme form of the "winter blues," SAD is worst for most people in the fall and winter.”  - Body and Health Canada   1. Host a backyard bonfire Just becau...Read More

Preparing For A Power Outage

By: Matt Collinge

Preparing For A Power Outage

Tags: homes,power outage,black out,

You’re familiar with sweater weather, hot chocolate season and the holidays. But this time of year is also the start of storm season. With the cold weather coming in, it is time to start preparing for winter storms and power outages. The best way to avoid a total blackout is to get a backup generator, but you will also need a good stock of supplies to get you through the storm. A s...Read More

Time Management Tips

By: Matt Collinge

Time Management Tips

Tags: time management,life hack,organize,schedule,success

Somehow, day in and day out we feel like we are racing against the clock to get everything accomplished. We get home feeling tired and ready to just collapse in front of Netflix and then do it all over again the next day. Finding the perfect work/life balance is doable but it takes a small amount of planning, organizing and prioritizing ahead of time. The reward of extra hours at home to hang out ...Read More

Reduce, reuse, recycle!

By: Matt Collinge

Reduce, reuse, recycle!

Tags: dryer sheets,life hacks,home hacks

Hold on to your dryer sheets even after they’ve been used, they can work magic around your house! Here are some great uses: Remove the ring inside the toilet Wipe baseboards clean Prevent musty odors in suitcases Repel dust from electrical appliances Buff water spots from mirrors, bathroom/kitchen fixtures and shower doors Freshen drawer ...Read More

By: Matt Collinge

Easy Fall To-Do List

Tags: fall,to-do lists,fall to-do list,fall checklist

Fall comes with a lot of prep work. Somewhere between leaves falling, the temperature dropping and the days getting shorter you’re supposed to create a cozy oasis for holiday guests and, more importantly, to ride out the winter months. Here is an easy to follow to-do list, with life-hacks to help you accomplish it all.   Leaf Clearing If you are blessed with a beautiful leafy tree...Read More

By: Matt Collinge

Fall Decor Tips

Tags: Fall decor,decorating for fall,halloween

The line between cozy and cliché can be thin when it comes to fall decorations. Many of us want to get into the Halloween spirit, but goblins and ghosts aren’t always the most appealing. The same applies for Thanksgiving-- only so many turkeys and squash can be displayed before it looks like you live in a farmer’s field. Here are 6 tips to keep you on the cozy side of fall. &nbs...Read More

Summer BBQ Hacks

By: Matt Collinge

Summer BBQ Hacks

Tags: summer,bbq,hacks,barbeque

Summer is here which means BBQ season is in full swing. These BBQ hacks will make you a grill master in no time! Use muffin trays for condiments so you don’t need to bring out all your condiment bottles. Place a sprig of rosemary on your skewers. This will add extra flavour as they sizzle away on the grill. When grilling fish, place a lemon underneath to keep it from sticking, this will...Read More

Hosting A Successful Garage Sale

By: Matt Collinge

Hosting A Successful Garage Sale

Tags: garage sale

With summer just around the corner there is no better time to declutter and get rid of those old bits and bobs around the house. A great way to say “good riddance” to your clutter is to host a garage sale. But, the trick to success is planning well. If you don’t, you could be leaving money (and your unwanted stuff) out on the curb. In fact, 97% of people leave within two minutes ...Read More

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