Guelph's Local Cafes is more than just a Cup of Coffee

Guelph’s Local Cafes are more than just a Cup of Coffee

A good cup of coffee at one of Guelph’s Local Cafes can instantly become your favourite experience once you’ve nestled into your favourite spot, right? Luckily, Guelph is home to a few local cafes that pair fair-trade coffee with a unique and cozy ambiance. Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect roast, or a cafe with a cozy corner …

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Avoid these First Time Homebuyer Mistakes

Don’t make these First Time Homebuyer Mistakes

You’re about to buy your first home and that’s something worth celebrating! Good for you! But before you get caught up in the excitement of buying your first home, set yourself up for success by avoiding these first time homebuyer mistakes: 1. Not understanding how much you can really afford There’s more to the cost of a house than simply …

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Prepare for a Successful Open House

How to Prepare for a Successful Open House

A successful open house can be a valuable opportunity for both buyers and sellers in Wellington County and a terrific marketing tool. You and your real estate agent can take steps to maximize the number of people who see your house, increasing its chances of selling quickly for a better price with these tips. The importance of making a good …

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The Summer Soiree

The Summer Soiree

Summer Soiree helps make “Herstory” Last year our inaugural Summer Soiree raised over $19,000 to benefit Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis. The prevalence of violence and victimization of women is a serious social problem. Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis is well known as a leader in our sector and it would be wonderful to have you on this journey as we continue …

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Moving Your Pets

Moving your Pets

Home is… your Pets Favourite Place! Moving can be stressful but imagine how stressed your pets are when they see you packing up their favourite toys. Any random activity in the house or a new environment can cause distress when moving your pets. Although there is no easy formula to follow when introducing your fur baby into a new environment …

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Benefits to Buying a Condo - exterior view of new condo building and landscaping

Benefits to Buying a Condo

There are so many benefits to buying a condo that the team at Royal City Realty was hard pressed just to pick a few. Whether it’s for you, your parents, or your children, buying a condo is a great investment. Here are our top reasons for buying a condo: Condos Are Low Maintenance Unlike homes, condos are maintained by the …

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Spring Cleaning Your Marriage: What Happens To Your Home?- two people signing paperwork with a little house in the middle

Spring Cleaning Your Marriage: What Happens To Your Home?

March is the time of year when people start to think about spring cleaning, but, for some, this can mean more than just washing your windows. If you’ve decided to spring clean your marriage and are wondering what happens with your family home, here are some answers to frequently asked questions to help you. If I am divorced, who gets …

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3 Home Staging Tips That Won’t Break The Bank- gorgeous, staged living room

3 Home Staging Tips That Won’t Break The Bank

Everyone has heard about the enormous impact that staging your home can have on selling your home. From helping to improve the overall look and feel of your home to its final sale price, home staging is definitely important. At Royal City Realty, we know that some homeowners are concerned about the costs associated with staging their home. We understand …

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Get Real About Mortgages - Surprised man holding a calculator

Get Real About Mortgages

We’ve all heard the talk about rising interest rates and the importance of budget planning, but what does it really mean? How is someone supposed to understand how a two percent increase in their mortgage rate will impact their life? Instead of using the same old jargon, the experts at Royal City Realty have decided to talk about interest rates …

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Holiday Decorating for Under $50!

Holiday Decorating for Under $50!

The holiday season is nearly upon us. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa, Omisoka, or a blend of holidays, we know that you want your home to look festive and welcoming. Here are a few tips on how to decorate your home for the holidays, without breaking the bank: Make Your Own Urn Having a beautifully-decorated urn by your front …

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