February 2020

8 COMMON MISTAKES MOST HOME SELLERS MAKE

Posted on Feb 25, 2020 in Home Selling Tips


Home Selling 
1. Failure to effectively market the property. Good marketing distinguishes your home from hundreds of others on the market, selling its benefits not just its features. Open houses and print advertising (the most obvious) are only moderately effective. Only 1% of homes are sold at open houses, and just 3% of people purchased their homes after seei...

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Mercato Fresh Opening in Chatham-Kent a Huge Success

Posted on Feb 18, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Events

Mercato Fresh

New Grocery Store Model Mercato Fresh owned by Marc Romualdi and Jonathon Reaume of Windsor opened the doors at their new location on Friday February 14 at 8 A.M. The figures have not yet been released  but if the crowd and the line-ups at the checkout counters are any indication, it was an overwhelming success. The owners who have operated stores a...

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Chatham-Kent Events Celebrating Black History Month 

Posted on Feb 13, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Events

February is Black History month and it is only fitting, since Chatham-Kent is steeped in Black history, that there are several local events to celebrate.
First, it is important to note that Uncle Tom's Cabin Historical Site has received the Harriet Tubman Award, Commitment to a purpose by the Ontario Black History Society. The award recognizes dedic...

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A New Facelift for your Home Interior

Posted on Feb 11, 2020 in Home Decorating

Decorating Tips for Homeowners
We are in the middle of a dreary February. After all the bright lights of Christmas and the sparkling decorations, it may seem like your home needs a little perk. I know my wife always loves to get the house back to normal after the holidays but our sometimes no sunshine days can take its toll. Something like a fresh coat of paint can be the answer...

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 Chatham YMCA Hold Its Grand Re-Opening after Renovations

Posted on Feb 04, 2020 in Chatham-Kent Attractions

Chatham YMCA

Chatham YMCA off Grand Ave. West in Chatham recently held their Grand re-Opening with an Open House to mark the completion of renovations and amenity upgrades. Mayor Darrin Caniff was on hand for the festivities. Be sure to take the time to see the expanded facility and what it has to offer the people of Chatham-Kent. The $400,000 budget was spent...

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