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According to the most recent survey of 500 real estate agents, lightening and brightening ranked second highest of home improvements that yield the best return on investment at 299%!The ultimate goal in preparing your home for sale is to walk into a room and feel peaceful and calm. A...
Heads up sun worshippers! Another reason to be cautious in the sun!   It's that Spring Break time of year so I thought I would share a warning to students planning to spend lots of time in the sun, drink in hand. There is a condition called Phytophotodermatitis, more commonly called Margarita Der...
After yet another frustrating conversation with a loved one, it was quite timely that I stumbled upon a TED video, 10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation by Celeste Headlee. Give it a watch, it's entertaining and insightful.In the world of texting and blogging, the art of conversation is being los...
I need to tell you about the real estate perfect storm that's scheduled to hit now!Buy an RCI one week resort vacation that's on special for $209 US from me, your Century 21 representative then sign an accepted agreement to buy a home with an incredibly low mortgage rate of 2.49% to earn 2500 Air...
January’s market comparison for single family homes to 2015 isn’t all bad. Generally, the good news is that there was an 18% increase in sales but median days on market increased 10% and prices declined 5%. 
 The majority of homes in all of HRM took 60 days to sell in 2015, so if you were on the market much longer than that, would you be upset? Frustrated? Worried? Understandably, you would be but if you knew the median time it took to sell in your area was 103 days would it make you feel better if y...
The majority of single family homes in all of HRM sold for $262,500 in 2015 so what does that mean to you?Since the amalgamation of several towns, cities and communities in April 1, 1996 that created the Halifax Regional Municipality, it's been difficult to judge just how real estate statistics a...
Often times you’ll see real estate values expressed in averages, probably because people are generally more familiar with averages. I think you'll find that the median demonstrates a truer picture of the market.A short math lesson:Let’s start by discussing the “average”, also known as the “mean”....
I'm in the business of helping seniors transition from one home to another but when it's just not time yet, there are ways in which to remain living in your current home, safely. To ensure this happens, the Seniors' Home Safety Program is a free program available for all Nova Scotia residents.The...
It can be tough to sell in a buyer's market but there are 8 things you can do to sell faster that will give you confidence when you do put your property on the market. Get an objective opinion of your home. Ask a really honest friend or hire a stager to go through your home with their "buyer's ey...

Tina Parker

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As a designated Certified Negotiation Expert, Certified Real Estate Digital Marketing, Seniors Real Estate Specialist & Certified Staging Professional REALTOR®, Tina will combine proven home staging techniques with over 25 combined years experience in design and marketing strategies, using insight into the minds of potential buyers to produce an effective marketing approach. Effective strategies to help with your real estate goals!