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Thomas Bagogloo
Greater Halifax, Nova Scotia
Experience Pays! #1 RE/MAX Team in Nova Scotia
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Are you the right fit for a hybrid mortgage? A paltry 4 per cent choose hybrid (a.k.a. combination) mortgages, Mortgage Professionals Canada says. A hybrid mortgage lets you split your borrowing into two or more rates. The most common example is the 50/50 mortgage, in which you put half your... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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6 Ways to Avoid Delays on Your Remodel Unexpected delays can quickly turn a fun home remodeling project into stressful misery. But you’ve got more power than you think to keep your project on schedule — and it all comes down to what you do before a single nail is... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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First Thing’s First When potential buyers arrive at your home, the first thing they’ll see is your front yard and the exterior of your home. Don’t overthink it, just go stand on the curb and fix the things that look a bit off to you. If your budget permits, have... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
20 DIY Adorable Ideas for Kids Room Bright and vivid colors – that is the first thought that come to your mind when you think of how to decorate your children rooms. You can make a lot for your children and spent a little time and money. We present you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
St. Patrick's Day Dublin Style Lobster with Whiskey & Cream INGREDIENTS 1 fresh lobster 50g butter 4 tablespoons Irish whiskey 150 ml double cream 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon mustard salt black pepper DIRECTIONS Cut the lobster in two down the centre. Remove all the meat, including the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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5 Simple Ways to Add Value to Your Home Many people think that in order to add value to your home, you must undergo a big remodel or add a major feature like a pool. However, it doesn’t have to be that hard! Here’s five easy ways to add value... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
Good Riddance to Open Floor Plans and Cabinets Galore: Top Kitchen Trends of 2021 By Clare Trapasso | Jan 12, 2021 Becki Peckham © Houzz Homeowners forced by the coronavirus pandemic to hole up in their homes for much of the past year are changing a few things about their... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
These affordable adjustments could translate to big returns for your home. Thinking about selling soon? Let's talk! Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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Our team is delighted to be named the #1 RE/MAX nova Team for 2020. We are beyond grateful to our wonderful clients, families and friends to whom we owe this great honour! Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
Did you know that it's National Heart Awareness month? In honor of that, We thought we'd share a few ways you can turn your home into a heart-healthy living space.​ One of the best ways to improve your heart health is to get regular exercise. Find a spot in your... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
Have Your Guest Feel Right at Home with These Guest Room Design Concepts When you are decorating your home the last place you may focus on is your guest room. Many homeowners have stated that when it comes to the guest room in their home, they have yet to decide... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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How to Decide Whether You Should Remodel or Move It’s not easy to decide whether you should remodel your home or it makes more sense to move. But if you’re asking the question, chances are you’ll be better off making some kind of change. Maybe your home no longer fits... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
As we dive into the new year, we all are probably thinking about our budgets for the year. For homeowners, that means mapping out the year’s home improvement projects. Planning, budgeting, and researching can help you save a lot of money when making improvements to your home. We’ve put together... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
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5 Signs It’s Time To Go From Apartment To House Have you been thinking of trading in your previously adequate apartment for a bigger living space? Here are five signs it might be time to move into a single-family residence. 1. You’re ready to expand your family This is one... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
7 Things That Won't Increase Your Home Value In fact, these improvements may subtract from your market price Homeowners often assume that upgrades and renovations always increase their place's value and make it more sellable. But while many home improvements can add to a house's appeal, they may not, in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2021 at Halifax Real Estate
These Pandemic-Related Housing and Design Trends Aren't Going Away By Ana Durrani | Nov 4, 2020 Hispanolistic/Getty Images Home trends come and go, but social distancing and staying at home have ushered in a new way of life—and some of those changes have spurred home trends that are likely to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
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The Keys to Stress-Free Homebuying There is basically no such thing as a completely stress-free homebuying experience, but following these steps can significantly reduce your stress to some small doses of natural anxiety. Get Educated About Your True Price Range You can easily reduce future stress by not spending more... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
Almost all Canadians favour accessible green spaces Fully 95 per cent of Canadians believe that easy access to green spaces near their domiciles plays a crucial role in enhancing their quality of life, according to the results of a fresh survey conducted by TD Bank. Meanwhile, 77 per cent of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
Winter Warm-Up Safety Tips Have all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually to ensure there’s no Carbon Monoxide leak. Go to COSafety.ca for a nearby contractor. Keep furnace chimney and vents clear of debris. Check after each snowfall as well to ensure nothing is blocked. Burn dry, well-seasoned hardwood in fireplaces and... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
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Together, We’re Staying Optimistic With the weather swings we've experienced in recent weeks, from unexpected summer-like days to "bursts" of winter, and a renewed focus on "social bubble" limits, Thanksgiving and Halloween celebrations seem so long ago. BUT, now there's news that a vaccine is more than in sight, it's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 12, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
Best Practices for Keeping a “Social Distance” in a High Rise Community We’re once again being encouraged to stay inside and keep away from others. As we hear the recommendations of public health officials there are a few steps to take, especially when living in a “close” community Be sure... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
11 Ways to Decorate Your Front Porch or Entryway Greet guests and add curb appeal to your home by adding fresh color and unique style to your front entry. Geranium Love This Italian-villa inspired entry uses a variety of old and new containers to hold red geraniums, rosemary and topiary... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
30 Tips for Increasing Your Home's Value The road to selling a home can be a long one. Learn to improve the value of your home based on your budget with these 30 tips. Joshua Curry; Design by Bridgett Mazer Home Improvements: Under $100 Tip 1: Spend an Hour With... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate
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5 Easy-to-Overlook Things That Can Increase the Value of Your Home Credit: Sarah Crowley/Apartment Therapy If you were to put your home on the market tomorrow, how much would it be worth? While you hear that real estate is all about “location, location, location,” supply and demand also plays a... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2020 at Halifax Real Estate