Tour Tuesday and Still Yet More Rain

It’s TOOOOUUURRR Tuesday again and guess what? ¬†It’s raining. ūüôĀ But still, we’re having fun on the run. 0:35 Another listing, the twin to 403 Bleecker, it’s 401 Bleecker Ave.¬†http://bit.ly/2sj0pzR 2:12 Found two kittens in a boat? ¬†Thank you to Fixed Fur Life.¬†https://www.fixedfurlife.com/ 3:10 Market¬†has slowed a bit, but that’s normal. 3:25 ¬†Quinte is closing, … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Forgotten Listings

  This week on Tour Tuesday we forget a listing, it’s still raining and Tara drops her phone. 0:20 It’s raining again on Tour Tuesday 0:40 Two new listings? 21C Peats Point http://bit.ly/2toNw9a and 55 Joy Court http://bit.ly/2sSsVN5 2:17 We almost forgot 678 Hollowview Rd.! http://bit.ly/2nsO7Xi 3:00 Checking out our Neighbourhood. 3:32 What we love … Read more

401 Bleecker Ave, Belleville

401 Bleecker Ave, Belleville

2¬†Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms $176,900 Property Description Semi detached home can be sold with 403 Bleecker Avenue. Live on one¬†side and rent out the other. This is a great start to your real estate portfolio. Bonus Storage room could be turned into a family room that walks right out to the fenced yard. The newer kitchen … Read more

21C Peats Point Rd., Prince Edward

21C Peats Point Rd., Prince Edward

3¬†Bedrooms 1¬†Bathroom $559,900 Property Description Less than 10 minutes to Belleville. Located on our premier waterfront known as the Bay of Quinte. Gently sloping lot to the water with a dock and great for swimming. You have your own above ground pool and deck in fenced yard with a 1.5 car garage and a workshop. … Read more

SOLD – 55 Joy Court, Corbyville

SOLD – 55 Joy Court, Corbyville

3+2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms $425,000 Property Description Beautiful raised bungalow on a quiet cul-de-sac and country lot. Three bedrooms on the main level and two more down. Master bedroom has ensuite bath and walk in closet. Kitchen has a dining area with a walkout to a large deck and hot tub along with Granite counter … Read more

Tour Tuesday and More Rain

It’s raining again on Tour Tuesday, but that doesn’t slow us down as we talk about the changing in the market and how it might impact Quinte.

SOLD – 3 Annie Rose St., Belleville

SOLD – 3 Annie Rose St., Belleville

3¬†Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $274,900 Property Description This beautiful home has ceilings through to the second level with skylights and wood accents. The living room has patio doors to a large deck. Main floor laundry room. Custom kitchen. Shingles are about 2 years, gas forced air furnace about 2 years. Garage has an inside entry. master … Read more

SOLD – 1585 Crookston Rd., Tweed Real Estate

SOLD – 1585 Crookston Rd., Tweed Real Estate

10¬†Bedrooms 4¬†Bathrooms $299,900 Property Description Spectacular property with income already in place and more opportunity. This property would make a wonderful family home, with the added bonus of income from the rooms rented that have their own bedrooms and living space or run it as a full retirement residence (as it was run a few … Read more

SOLD – 21 Thorncliffe Dr., Belleville Real Estate

SOLD – 21 Thorncliffe Dr., Belleville Real Estate

3 Bedrooms 1 1/2 Bathrooms $269,900 Property Description Beautiful 4 level split with large entry that leads into a main floor family room and patio door out to a lovely 3 season sunroom. ¬†Many updates include kitchen, furnace(2014), central air(2014), windows, painting, sunroof shingles(2016) and much more. ¬†Home boasts original hardwood floors and a gorgeous … Read more

198 Colonization Rd., Roslin Real Estate

198 Colonization Rd., Roslin Real Estate

2+2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $725,000 Property Description Your own private paradise! Located on Mott`s Lake, with only two other owners, this 110 Acre piece of heaven can be yours. The Pontoon boat acts as a dock at the shore. There is a Bunkie with a second level. The trails are beautiful and wildlife alive and … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Watery Basement

This week on tour tuesday we discuss how to avoid water in your basement, a train stops our tour and something about wine. 0:20 Tara forgets Tom 0:40 New listing on Tour, 379 Elmwood Drive! http://bit.ly/2pou0X5 1:33 Crazy Rain 1:44 Water in a basement, what to do? 4:40 A train has stopped the tour. 5:04 … Read more

SOLD – 379 Elmwood Dr., Belleville/Thurlow

SOLD – 379 Elmwood Dr., Belleville/Thurlow

2+3¬†Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $239,900 Property Description Great location for your perfect getaway. ¬†This bungalow has 5 bedrooms total. ¬†Main level boast an open concept kitchen, dining and living room. ¬†The master bedroom has a 2 piece ensuite bathroom. ¬†The large recreation room just needs some final touches. ¬†Windows, shingles and doors are newer. ¬†Your own … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Deposit regarding Belleville Real Estate

This week on Tour Tuesday we dig into pitfalls and trials of multiple offer and waiving conditions. ¬†Things are changing in the Belleville real estate world, multiple offers, increased deposits, less conditions all impact buying a home in the Quinte area. 0:04 Tom tries not to run anyone over. 0:45 Royal LePage ProAlliance is truly … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the New Tax – Belleville Real Estate News

Tour Tuesday and the New Tax – Belleville Real Estate News

This week on Tour Tuesday we have a detailed discussion on the new tax introduced in Toronto and the Golden Horseshoe area, getting into how it might impact the Quinte area. 0:20 River tells everyone how much she likes her dog walker Jamie Ellis. ¬†Ellis Pet Care 1:04 Checking out our latest listing on Sidney, … Read more

SOLD – 485 Sidney St., Belleville

SOLD – 485 Sidney St., Belleville

2¬†Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $215,000 Property Description Stunning 2-storey Century home with all the benefits of new. Renovated throughout. Large master bedroom has a walk-in closet. 2nd bedroom has a large closet¬†as well and a 4-piece bath rounds out the second level. The living room has a gas fireplace and laminate floors. There is a big … Read more

403 Bleecker Ave, Belleville

403 Bleecker Ave, Belleville

2¬†Bedrooms 1¬†Bathroom $189,900 Property Description Renovated semi-detached with new laminate floors, new kitchen, new drywall, new baseboards, new light fixtures, new carpeting, gas furnace, steel roof, new bathroom, new windows and exterior doors approximately 5 years. Move right in with no work needed. Back addition could be a workshop, or finish off with a family … Read more

Our winner of the 2017 Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show!

Our winner of the 2017 Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show!

After exhaustive hours, rain, sun, wind and sleet. ¬†Well maybe no sleet. ¬†The show has ended and the time has come to draw for our winner. Betty Alexander you are the big winner!!! ¬†We truly hope you love the Cookware set! Again thank you to everyone who came and stopped by our booth. ¬†Don’t forget … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show

Tour Tuesday and the Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show

This Tour Tuesday we talk about the Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show 2017, show a little of how VR works and spent a fair bit of time in the rain. :17 We went to the Quinte Home and Lifestyle Show 2017. :29 Tom sounds threatening. 1:05 Thanks to Linda Schick and Sherry Fraser 1:10 Shout … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Manse, Three Dog Winery and #WILB

In this Tour Tuesday, Tom attends a conference for Women, Tara talks poo and River hates Mud. 0:08 WILB Conference – http://www.wilbconference.com – #WILB 0:30 How to prepare your Home to Sell. 1:01 Jeff Murray – KDM Law – http://kdmlaw.ca 1:30 Price Increases in the Quinte Area and Why? 2:45 Why we can’t just give … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Lack of Attention

Tour Tuesday and the Lack of Attention

On this Tour Tuesday, we re-tour, Tom Rants and Tara laughs at Tom. ¬†We spend a fair bit of time on this tour talking about the Belleville real estate market, how it’s changed and how it’s impacting home sellers and buyers. 0:23 678 Hollowview Rd. was on Tour! http://taralyons.ca/678-hollowview-rd-stirling-k0k-3e0/ 0:53 82 Wellington in Madoc. http://taralyons.ca/82-wellington-st-w-madoc-k0k-2k0/ … Read more

SOLD – 678 HOLLOWVIEW RD, STIRLING, K0K 3E0

SOLD – 678 HOLLOWVIEW RD, STIRLING, K0K 3E0

4 Bedrooms 1 1/2¬†Bathrooms $279,900 Property Description Beautiful 2 storey home located in the country on a beautiful lot with an in-ground pool overlooking the trees. The kitchen has ¬†shining granite counter tops and leads into a dining room with patio doors out to a screened sun-room. The basement boasts a large workshop, laundry area, … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Docfest

And we’re back from Vacation and ready for the Spring Market. In this Tour Tuesday, Tom has a weird laugh, Tara likes curling and Spring has sprung. 0:15 We were gone. 0:43 Tour Tuesday from the Cruise – https://www.facebook.com/ilovebelleville/videos/10155058058276719/ 0:52 Spring market has begun! 1:26 36 Vertis Court – http://taralyons.ca/36-vertis-court-belleville-ontario-k8n‚Ķ/ 2:19 156 Catalina Dr. – … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Valentine

Tour Tuesday and the Valentine

This week on Tour Tuesday, Tara gets a tingly face, Tom sings Adult Entertainment music, and people might go skating. :05 It’s Valentine’s Day!!! :18 Where are Tara and Tom Going? :47 87 Progress Ave gets video, check it out here: http://bit.ly/2k0iONN 1:21 Crazy $15,000 above listing price? 2:21 Family Skate Event, Free Skate for … Read more

Family Day Free Skate Belleville 2017

Family Day Free Skate Belleville 2017

Our Family Skate day is quickly approaching and we really hope you can join us. When: Monday, February 20th, 2017, 2:15 – 4:15PM Where: Quinte Sports and Wellness Centre, Family Dental Centre Arena 265 Cannifton Road, Belleville

Tour Tuesday and the Duct Cleaner

Tour Tuesday and the Duct Cleaner

Just in the moment of filming Ontario Duct Cleaners fired up the engines ending what could have been a Epic Shoot of our newest listing. We love Ontario Duct Cleaners, we use then ourselves and they do a great job. But today they had horrible timing. ūüôā 0:20 New listing 87 Progress Ave., 3 Bedroom … Read more

SOLD – 87 Progress Ave., Belleville, K8P 4Z3

SOLD – 87 Progress Ave., Belleville, K8P 4Z3

3¬†Bedrooms 1 & 1/2¬†Bathrooms $184,900 Property Description This great west end 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo with an attached single garage is ready for you. The garage currently is converted into a workshop/den and can easily be changed back into a garage. There is a full finished recreation room with a fireplace. Along with a … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the 2017 Movie Event

Tour Tuesday and the 2017 Movie Event

So we had our customer appreciation movie event at the The Empire Theatre here in Belleville. ¬†What a great day, we had a chance to catch up with friends/clients. ¬†I think everyone had a great time. We can’t thank everyone enough for putting your faith in our team when looking to buy or sell your … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Hot Toddy

Tour Tuesday and the Hot Toddy

This week on Tour Tuesday, Angela does a drive by, Tara has a Hot Toddy and Mark Rashotte visits Jimmy Fallon. 0:28 Angela’s drive by. 0:34 Our listing 506 Moneymore Rd., was on tour!! See it here: http://taralyons.ca/ 0:37 Mark Rashotte( @markrashotte ) and Jake Clemons( @jakeclemons ) visit Jimmy Fallon. 1:15 Check out Jake … Read more

Tour Tuesday and a Ton of Weight

Tour Tuesday and a Ton of Weight

This week on Tour Tuesday, Angela teaches Tara, Tom has a big head and Justin Trudeau gets mentioned. 0:24 New Listing 11 Chown Cr., Belleville 0:35 New Sold Home 11 Chown Cr., Belleville 1:10 How to find info on Wells. https://www.ontario.ca/environment-and-ene‚Ķ/map-well-records¬† 2:12 Tom includes Angela¬† 2:37 Justin Trudeau?¬† 2:47 Oh Oh Weather!¬† 3:08 It’s our … Read more

Tour Tuesday and Happy New Years

Tour Tuesday and Happy New Years

Welcome to 2017, we are so excited to get this year going.  We have spanky new camera to test for the episode.  The 360Fly 4K 360 degree camera. Tell us what you think of it?  Do you like the Gopro more, do you like the 360 more? If you're looking to sell your home start … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Mid Season Finale

Tour Tuesday and the Mid Season Finale

Tour Tuesday and the Mid Season Finale This week on #tourtuesday, Tom gets old, Tara plays Marco Polo and Merry Christmas/Happy holidays !  If you're looking to sell your home start here: http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T If you're looking to buy a home start here: http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 0:10 Mid Season Finale 0:30 Calendar Day 1:29 Make sure you get … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Story of RLP

Tour Tuesday and the Story of RLP

Tour Tuesday and the Story of RLP This week on #tourtuesday, Tom tells a joke, Tara sings a song and we talk Market Share! http://bit.ly/2gmxecn If you're looking to sell your home start here: http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T If you're looking to buy a home start here: http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 0:10 60.43% 0:26 The Story of Royal LePage ProAlliance 1:39 … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Man on the Roof

Tour Tuesday and the Man on the Roof

This week on #tourtuesday 70 Sinclair gets a price reduction, a man gets stuck on a roof and Tom confuses city hall with the court house. If you're looking to sell your home start here: http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T If you're looking to buy a home start here: http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 0:27 #GarbageDay 0:55 Price Reduction on 70 Sinclair St. … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Winter Tires

Tour Tuesday and the Winter Tires

This week on #tourtuesday we have 3 new listings, everyone loves Tom and Congratulation Jeff Nelles! If you'e looking to sell your home start here: http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T If You're looking to buy a home start here: http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 0:14 We have no snow tires 1:06  Why can't you have snow tires in November 1:35  3 New Listings! … Read more

$4000 Tax Break for First Time Buyers

$4000 Tax Break for First Time Buyers

Ontario REALTORS® have lobbied for and won the first tax break for first-time buyers in over ten years. This tax break will help make home ownership more affordable by providing some relief to those Ontarians that need it most – young families. This news came today as part of Ontario's Fall Economic Statement. In the … Read more

Mortgage Rates Going Up

Mortgage Rates Going Up

Rates are going up, so now is a great time to lock in. ¬† The easiest thing to do is give us a call, and we’ll set you up with one of the mortgage professionals we work with and lock your rate in for the next 120 days. ¬†You don’t need to commit to buying … Read more

Santa Claus Parade

Santa Claus Parade

Please join us for a client appreciation get together at our downtown Belleville location before the parade! Sunday, November 20th, 2016 3:30 to 5:00 pm Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided. (while quantities last) Please bring donation for Gleaners Food Bank. There will be bleachers with limited seating to view the parade from , … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the 5 Storey Christmas Tree

Tour Tuesday and the 5 Storey Christmas Tree

Thanks for joining us for Tour Tuesday!  Don't forget you're invited to the Santa Claus Parade November 20th. We have bleachers and hot chocolate waiting for you at 357 Front St., come find us!  Thinking of selling your home?  Start here. http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T Planning on buying a home? Start here. http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 1. Protein Bars? 0:20 2. … Read more

Tour Tuesday and the Greatest Generation

Tour Tuesday and the Greatest Generation

Thanks for joining!  We had a great tour this week.  Here's the highlights! Want to know what your home is worth? http://bit.ly/2ey3d6T Looking for a home, let us help: http://bit.ly/2fE9ezZ 1. Remembrance Day – 0:24 2. Royal Lepage Proalliance Realty, Brokerage – 60%+ Market Share – 1:35 3. Team Tara best year ever! – 1:51 … Read more

Tour Tuesday and a Shihtzu

Tour Tuesday and a Shihtzu

It's Tour Tuesday! Yes we are looking for a new Team Member!  http://bit.ly/2ejTWRg You can have a Tim Horton's Gift card just for you! How can this be? Details at 2:51 in the video. Looking to buy or sell your home? We'd love‚̧ to work you with!  http://bit.ly/2frR9Io As always we love your referrals, thank you … Read more

Tour Tuesday and Cappuccino?

Tour Tuesday and Cappuccino?

We start tour Tuesday with one of life’s biggest questions. ¬†Is Cappuccino really coffee? ¬†Really?? What is Morning Meeting? ¬†0:23 Cappucino Debate. 0:45 The Bright Side of Life. 1:35 Mortgage Changes. 1:49 Good Time to List Your Home. 2:47 Start here by getting a free market analysis on your home. Belleville General Hospital Children Playground … Read more

Home Values in Belleville

Home Values in Belleville

One of the first and most popular question we get ask is how is, “How’s the Market”. ¬†Often that a complex answer but it usually stems from the person wanting to know if the value of there home is going up. Knowing that we took the last 10 years of statistics from the Belleville area, … Read more

Tour Tuesday and a Ton of Weight

Tour Tuesday and a Ton of Weight

This week on Tour Tuesday, Angela teaches Tara, Tom has a big head and Justin Trudeau gets mentioned. 0:24 New Listing 11 Chown Cr., Belleville 0:35 New Sold Home 11 Chown Cr., Belleville 1:10 How to find info on Wells. https://www.ontario.ca/environment-and-ene‚Ķ/map-well-records 2:12 Tom includes Angela 2:37 Justin Trudeau? 2:47 Oh Oh Weather! 3:08 It’s our … Read more

Tour Tuesday and Who is Jamie Ellis?

Tour Tuesday and Who is Jamie Ellis?

Very fun Tour Tuesday! ¬†Here’s a quick run down of the most important items. Mortgage Rule Changes. :40 – More details here on this very important topic. Where are we going? ¬†2:43 60% of what? 3:11 No Inventory, Seller’s Market? 4:28 Business Awards: 6:15 Who Is Jamie Ellis? 7:06 People Mentioned this week: John Sherratt … Read more

What does Mike Holmes and Duvanco Homes have in Common?

What does Mike Holmes and Duvanco Homes have in Common?

What do Mike Holmes and Duvanco Homes have in common? QUALITY It's why we've recommended them to our own Family and Friends.  So it's no surprise to us that Mike Holmes picked them as a Mike Holmes Approved Builder. What is a Mike Holmes Approved Builder? BETTER INSPECTIONS A HOLMES Approved Home undergoes a series … Read more

Mortgage Doom and Gloom?

Mortgage Doom and Gloom?

The Minister of Finance announced on Monday new Canadian mortgage rules effective October 17, 2016. ¬†The new rules will impact high ratio buyers – those with less than 20% down payment. ¬†Other rule changes are expected to follow so stay tuned for details as the unfold.   Currently a home buyer with less than 20% … Read more