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Why did you get into real estate?

I know this is cliche╠ü, but for as long as I can remember, I’ve been obsessed with houses. I grew up always wanting to be an architect, but instead landed into real estate without looking back. I love that this career gives me the opportunity to help people every day while also fuelling my passion for anything home-related – you name it, and I’m into it!

What do I love about my job?

I’m very goal oriented! So, working with clients to help them achieve their goals is so incredibly rewarding to me. There is no better feeling than when a client uses you again and again and trusts you enough to refer you to their family and friends. I feel so extremely fortunate to wake up in the morning and be excited about what…

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Denette and her family - husband Jerome and 2 daughters Allie and Cassidy - lived in Lucan for 20 years.

From there they moved to Ilderton and now reside in Ailsa Craig. Denette and Jerome have personally invested in Real Estate for many years and for Denette it seemed like the next logical step in life - to become professionally involved in Real Estate as a Realtor with the Radcliffe Team.

Denette has a passion to help people get into the housing market - either finding their first home or finding someone their forever home.

She has a keen eye to spot that diamond in the rough or to help clients see through easy cosmetic fixes.

She loves searching for that right house - at the right price - for each and every client.

Denette is new to…

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Samir Maita was born in London, Ontario, but was raised primarily in Lebanon for the first 15 years of his life.

Samir and his family eventually returned to London, where he attended both Western University and Fanshawe college, providing him with a thorough understanding and knowledge of business.

Samir worked his way through university by learning various trades in constructing homes as well as working in sales, which eventually lead him to realize his passion for EVERYTHING homes.

Samir decided to pursue a career in Real Estate where he can utilize both his sales and construction experience.

While attending university, Samir met his wife, who he has now been married to for over four years.

They just added a beautiful baby girl to…

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Mike is loving working in Lucan so much that he and his family are moving to Lucan this fall (2021)!

He was born and raised in London, Ontario which has many advantages, especially when you sell Real Estate in the market you grew up watching.

Having grown up in the area, Mike is intimately familiar with the city and the surrounding communities.

It's this advantage, combined with his intelligence, dedication, passion and personality that has made Mike an award winning Realtor with the Century 21 brand for the last 17 years straight.

Mike is knowledgeable in both residential real estate and new construction. Throughout Mike's career in Real Estate, he has developed a large clientele base and Canada wide referral network that he has been…

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Continued from - 8 Remarkably Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Prep your Home for Sale! - Part 1


#5. Have a handyman on speed-dial.  During your "get ready to sell" process, you should look through your home with a detective eye and make a list of all the small deficiencies that you have been living with that become unnoticeable after seeing them so many times yourself. 

Either hire a handyman to do small repairs or if you can do them yourself, even better! Make sure anything and everything that needs to be fixed (think: locks, hardware, leaky faucets, running toilets, cracks in the walls, broken appliances, squeaky doors, etc.) has been taken care of before listing a home.

Otherwise, buyers may think your home has not been well taken care of,…

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The Spring Market is heating up and this means that numerous people will be thinking about selling their homes and making a move.

Usually there is a lot of excitement around the idea of selling your home and finding new adventures ahead, however, along with this excitement comes anxiety and questions.

One of the biggest questions about selling a home is "What should I do to get my home ready for sale?"

The good news is that we (The Radcliffe Real Estate Team) have helped thousands of people answer that question and if you would like to know the answer, keep reading!

There are several things that should be done when getting your home ready to sell, and fortunately they are simple (not always easy, but certainly simple), generally inexpensive,…

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to travel back in time?  Have you ever wished you could go back and make a different choice for your future?  We all know that going BACK in time is not possible, but making different choices for our future certainly is, if we start now!  Take a look at this entertaining and informative video that sheds some light on how making strategic choices right now could pay off in huge dividends for your future.  If you see anything in this video that peaks your interest or sparks some questions, please give us a call.  We would love to chat with you about how to grow your money!

https://youtu.be/41_jGxyUzwk

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Heather’s strong roots, passion for history and love for her home, led her to join the Radcliffe Real Estate Team. She understands the value in loving the home you’re in, located in a community you feel you belong to and as the Office Administrator, fully supports the Radcliffe Real Estate Agents as they guide you through this exciting process….your journey.

Heather can be described as a little bit city and a whole lot country. She was born and raised on a family farm, just 10 minutes southeast of Lucan and during her downtime, Heather enjoys reading, researching her family roots or spending time outside in the great outdoors.

Give Heather a call today and experience the Radcliffe difference.

Favourite drink of choice

Black coffee…

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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Screams

This did not happen to me but it happened to a good friend of mine who is also a Realtor and does all her own photography in her listings. I saw the photographs with my own eyes.  She was alone at a fresh listing doing the interior photos of the house.  She had her camera set on a tripod and as usual, she was taking the exact same image but each time simply adjusting the exposure on the camera, as was her habit, so that later at home when editing, she could use the one with the best lighting for the room.  She felt like the house was a little creepy at the time however could not put her finger on what felt off.  It was not until she got home and uploaded all the images and was scrolling through them, that she…

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