Its December! Here is what's happening in Simcoe County!

By: Brandon Schmidt

Its December! Here is what's happening in Simcoe County!

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Why don’t you join us for one of these fantastic events this month?   Christmas Glow Barrie You won’t want to miss Ontario’s largest indoor family Christmas festival! Come on down to the Bradford Greenhouses Gallery for everything holiday related: live entertainment, a magic castle playground and all the food and arts and c...Read More

Moving in 2019!?!? Here is why you need to call a REALTOR!

By: Brandon Schmidt

Moving in 2019!?!? Here is why you need to call a REALTOR!

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

    It’s very easy to surf the internet and come upon a mountain of information about the real estate market. You may even think to yourself, “why should I hire a real estate agent when I can do all this myself?”   Here is a helpful list of reasons to understand why working with a real estate professional will hugely help you.   A Market Distillery Since eve...Read More

Home for Sale ~ Innisfil, ON ~ 1091 Kell Street

By: Brandon Schmidt

Home for Sale ~ Innisfil, ON ~ 1091 Kell Street

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

        Premium corner lot with a well-appointed fully detached home within walking distance to Lake Simcoe. Three bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, including master with ensuite and two walk-in closets. Updated laminate floors and freshly painted.  Huge & Cozy family room with gas fireplace and vaulted ceilings, great spot to crash and watch a movie with the family. Dou...Read More

When to Buy a Bigger Home!?!?!?!?

By: Brandon Schmidt

When to Buy a Bigger Home!?!?!?!?

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

  How do you know when it’s time to buy a Bigger home?   If you are looking to buy a bigger home, here is a list of things you should ask yourself before starting to pound the pavement and house hunting.   Do you have enough equity in your current home to make a down payment on the next home? It’s important to understand what your net proceeds will be after you se...Read More

Home for Sale ~ Barrie ~ 120 Bell Farm Road #304

By: Brandon Schmidt

Home for Sale ~ Barrie ~ 120 Bell Farm Road #304

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

  HOLY SCHMIDT! THIS HOME IS NOW SOLD!  Check out the view from this updated and spacious corner unit! The superb scenery from the private terrace Overlooking the city of Barrie with views of Little Lake and the Beautiful trees of Simcoe County will help you end your busy day! Updated with laminate, neutral fresh paint, new carpet, and backsplash. Perfect place to begin home ownershi...Read More

Home for Sale ~ Barrie ~ 82 Gadwall Ave

By: Brandon Schmidt

Home for Sale ~ Barrie ~ 82 Gadwall Ave

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

    THIS HOME IS NOW SOLD!  First-time Buyers, take a look at this move in ready home! Fully finished and updated freehold townhome with three bedrooms and bathrooms, master with an ensuite with stand up shower. Freshly Painted throughout with fresh neutral colors Walk-out from eat-in kitchen to a fully fenced oversized backyard with garden shed. South end Barrie just minutes ...Read More

Home for Sale ~ Barrie, ON ~ 23 Muir Drive

By: Brandon Schmidt

Home for Sale ~ Barrie, ON ~ 23 Muir Drive

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

    Open concept bungalow located in sought after Ardagh Bluffs. Walking distance to great parks, schools & the Ardagh Trails. Eat-in Kitchen, open concept main floor with hardwoods and ceramic floors. Three Bedroom and two bathrooms up, master suite has walk-in closet and ensuite. The fully finished walkout basement can be easily converted to a spacious One bedroom in-law or lef...Read More

Should I grow WEED at HOME!?!?!

By: Brandon Schmidt

Should I grow WEED at HOME!?!?!

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

The Pros and Cons of Growing your own weed: Hey Guys, Big changes coming to Canada this week! We can all smoke weed legally now! But does that mean you should grow it at home? Here are the pros: • Free weed and an Endless supply! • Best parties ever! • Some very creative baking projects! But here are something to consider: • Could you still be considered a GROW OP... ...Read More

By: Brandon Schmidt

Mortgage Trends - Fall 2018

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

I was hosting an open house and had some time between visitors to reflect on the last few weeks in real estate.   The most noticeable trend has been how difficult it is for buyers to secure financing. Every one of my sales the last few weeks, whether I am on the seller or buyer side, have had the conditional period extended, and the buyers that had already been pre-approved.   What doe...Read More

Where should I Buy? Country vs City!?!?!

By: Brandon Schmidt

Where should I Buy? Country vs City!?!?!

Tags: Real Estate Information, Brandon Schmidt, Barrie, Oro-Medonte, Springwater, Essa, Innisfil, Free Real Estate Information, Renting, Buying, Selling, Home for Sale, Realtor, Real Estate Agent

Where should I Buy? Country vs City!?!?! I was out showing houses the other day, and the buyer and I had a very spirited conversation about the pros and cons of country and city property. We were looking at the entry level of both city and rural markets, and trying to decide if we should buy a small detached or townhouse in the city or a small lot and small house in the country. I felt that ...Read More