Category: "Misc. Stuff"

Mogadishu

January 3rd, 2018
Just 3 months ago, a massive bomb blast went off, near the Safari Hotel, in the capital of Somali. Sources say that the bomb triggered the explosion of a tanker full of fuel that was parked close by. It is believed that over 500 people have been… more »

It's Smart to Buy a Home in the Winter

November 24th, 2017
Don't let the weather stop you from looking for a new home in cottage country this year... here's why: It may be the perfect opportunity for you to find a Realtor to help you. Frequently we see a bit of a lull at the start of winter, a large portion… more »

Is the Dream Fading?

November 9th, 2017
Last month, the Vice-President of CMHC said “The dream of home ownership may be fading for many Canadians”. He suggested long-term renting was the solution. The problem is that the cost of land… AND building materials has gotten so high that prices… more »

Stingy Jack

October 28th, 2017
Did you know that the original Jack O’Lantern was not a pumpkin at all? You might have known that the tradition, which originated in Ireland, was one of carving turnips and potatoes, rutabaga, gourds and even beets… but did you know that way back in… more »

The Hostess Mansion?

October 19th, 2017
Iconic magazine founder, Hugh Heffner, died last month at 91- at the place he's called home since 1974. Built in 1927, the Gothic-Tudor style house has 22 bedrooms within its nearly 22,000 sq ft. Close to Beverly Hills, it’s nestled on 5 acres in… more »