Category: Living

Waterloo Park

Today I take my new Sony x3000 to Waterloo Park to record my 2nd video. In this one I discuss what a tool I feel like recording myself in a pubic place. I talk about...

How many square feet does the average person need to live?

How many Square Feet is enough? I was reading this article about the small apartments in Hong Kong’s Kowloon area. Nano flats, they call them (or micro-apartments)....

KW3 on websites, amalgamation and investing

1. Back in the day I was looking at this infographic about the most popular websites since 1998, twenty short years ago. I think I got my first computer (a 486, whatever...

KW3 on sales, cancelling and private sellers

1. Counting to ten thousand It’s hard to think back and remember what I thought being a real estate agent would be like. I had spent the previous ten years of my...

living in a small house

Living small

What are the pros and cons of living in a small home? My wife and I recently returned from a short holiday in Taiwan and Hong Kong. We were there visiting old friends...

storage space

6 small storage space ideas

Storage space ideas for your next home As first time home buyers and downsizing empty nesters move into smaller homes, it is critical that they get creative with their...

lighten up a dark house

The best ways to brighten a dark home

When you are selling your home, most Realtors will tell you to turn on all of the lights and open up the curtains before all showings. Do you ever wonder why that is?...

packing to move

What are mistakes people make when packing up to move?

Q: What advice do you have about packing for a move? A: The biggest part of moving is actually the packing and unpacking. To make the job faster and easier do not make...

six reasons to own

6 great reasons to own a house

Understanding the financial impact of renting can help you decide if you need to rent or buy a house. There are lots of great reasons to own a house. Here are six: # 1:...

ownership comes with costs

Owning a home

The hidden costs of owning a home Owning a home goes beyond just paying a mortgage. Taxes, utility bills, insurance, cleaning and maintenance are all costs of home...