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

485 Sidney St., Belleville

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 $199,900 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 $275,000 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

SOLD – 82 Wellington St. W., Madoc, K0K 2K0

SOLD – 82 Wellington St. W., Madoc, K0K 2K0

2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms $105,000 Property Description One level living on a deep mature lot in the village of Madoc, suitable for first-time buyer or downsizers. Living room, kitchen and separate dining area. Two well-proportioned bedrooms, plus a den/laundry room and recently updated bathroom (2015) with a walk-in shower. The basement is unfinished, but has good height … 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…/ 2:19 156 Catalina Dr. – … Read more

SOLD – 36 Vertis Court, Belleville, Ontario K8N 0C9

SOLD – 36 Vertis Court, Belleville, Ontario K8N 0C9

4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms $499,900 Property Description Beautiful bungalow with many upgrades throughout. Gourmet kitchen with quartz counter tops  that looks out over the dining and living area. There is upgraded lighting throughout the home from pot lights to tray lighting. Custom Hemlock model with full finished basement, boasting a large recreation room with a bar … Read more

SOLD – 156 Catalina Dr., Quinte West, ON, K8R 1C5

SOLD – 156 Catalina Dr., Quinte West, ON, K8R 1C5

4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $219,900 Property Description This is a beautiful side split with an in-law suite, located in the Montrose sub-division, convenient placed close to CFB Trenton, Belleville and the 401. It has four bedrooms and two baths and large backyard overlooking open fields. The two car garage has been converted into space for an … 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. 🙂 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…/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

SOLD -70 Sinclair St. Belleville, Ontario K8P 3S8

SOLD -70 Sinclair St. Belleville, Ontario K8P 3S8

4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms $174,900 Property Description Many updates have been done to this home. From windows to insulation to wiring and shingles. There is a second kitchen allowing potential income. Local to schools, groceries and bus routes. Main floor bathroom has been extended and updated with a Jacuzzi tub. Two separate staircases to the … 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…/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

We hit the links at Bay of Quinte Golf

We hit the links at Bay of Quinte Golf

Tara and Tom hit the links with their good friends Scott and Michelle Tracze for a fun round of golf at the Beautiful Bay of Quinte Golf Club. We’re not sure exactly what the score was at the end of the round but it was one heck of a fun day! Check out Bay of … Read more

8th Royal LePage National Garage Sale for Shelter Event Another Huge Success!

8th Royal LePage National Garage Sale for Shelter Event Another Huge Success!

  The 8th annual Royal LePage National Garage Sale for Shelter Event raised $215,000 which made the event another HUGE success! Thank you to everyone who volunteered, sponsored and shopped for gently used treasures at this year’s National Garage Sale for Shelter. This event has now raised nearly $2.5 million dollars in support of women’s shelters across … Read more

Villages In Spain Are Up For Sale at Crazy Cheap Prices

Villages In Spain Are Up For Sale at Crazy Cheap Prices

Spain has been seeing an exodus over causing entire towns to become abandoned. Three trends have come together causing this vacancy. 1. Elderly mortality on the rise. 2. Birthrate showed a dramatic reduction. 3. The economic crisis in the area caused people to simple abandon homes. The end result is more that an entire village … Read more

Team Tara Lyons Joins the Belleville Rotary AIDS Poker Walk

Team Tara Lyons Joins the Belleville Rotary AIDS Poker Walk

We at Team Tara Lyons are honored to have been a part of the 10th Belleville Rotary AIDS Poker Walk. More than $700,000 has been raised and the proceeds will fund international and local initiatives by participating Rotary Clubs and NGOs to win the war on HIV/AIDS through education, prevention, treatment, support for orphans, surviving guardians and people … Read more

Belleville Real Estate Market Share

Belleville Real Estate Market Share

Here’s how the market work out in October for the local companies.  Ever wonder if one brokerage makes a difference over another.  This should help answer that questioner you. Royal Lepage ProAlliance Realty, Brokerage, sells more than 59% of the homes in the Belleville Market.  More than double any other competitor.  That’s why Team Tara … Read more

2015 Belleville Santa Claus Parade

2015 Belleville Santa Claus Parade

Please join us at Empire North(360 Pinnacle St.) for the Annual Belleville Santa Claus Parade in Downtown Belleville! The parade has a new route this year due to the construction in downtown Belleville and will be heading down Pinnacle St, instead of Front St. Join us at 4:00PM, Sunday, November 15th, 2015 to grab a … Read more

Tom Cochrane Performs At The Empire Square Rockfest 2015

General Admission Standing Tickets: $30.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee VIP Reserved Seating Tickets: $50.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee General Admission Weekend Passes Available: $95.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee VIP Weekend Passes Available (includes a GA Ticket for Thursday): $135.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee BUY SATURDAY JULY 25TH … Read more

Blue Radio performing at Rockfest, Empire Square Friday!

General Admission Standing Tickets: $35.00 plus HST and Ticketbreak Service Fee VIP Reserved Seating Tickets: $55.00 plus HST and Ticketbreak Service Fee General Admission Weekend Passes Available: $95.00 plus HST and Ticketbreak Service Fee VIP Admission Weekend Passes Available for Friday & Saturday plus Thursday GA Tickets: $135.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee  BUY … Read more

Hedley performs at Rockfest Thursday Night!

General Admission  Standing Tickets Only – $45.00 Plus HST and Ticketbreak Service Fee Weekend GA Standing Tickets – $95.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee Weekend GA for Thursday plus VIP for Friday, Saturday – $135.00 plus HST plus Ticketbreak Service Fee BUY THURSDAY JULY 23rd TICKETS HERE! BUY WEEKEND PASSES HERE!