Interest Expected to Decline in Canada despite Inflation

The Chief Economist at Merrill Lynch Canada expects two rate cuts of .25 bps (1/4 of 1%) each in December and January. The prediction comes despite the highest inflation in the last five years due to increased fuel costs. However, the optimism is spurred by the fact that oil prices seem to be on a … Read more

Tara Lyons Supports Habitat for Humanity Hastings Prince Edward County

In 2007 Tara Lyons supported the 2007 Habitat for Humanity Golf Tournament.

Habitat for Humanity International was founded in the southern United States in 1976 by Millard Fuller and since has built more than 200,000 homes in over 92 countries.

Habitat for Humanity Canada was founded in 1985 and has 70 affiliates in all 10 provinces and territories. Over 1000 homes have been built in Canada. Former Governor General, The Right Honourable Ed Schreyer and his wife Lily are Patrons of Habitat for Humanity Canada and volunteer at the annual Ed Schreyer Work Project build every year.

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Tara Lyons Participates in the Belleville Trump Aids Walk

In 2007 Rotarian Tara Lyons participated in the 2007 Belleville Trump Aids Walk. The fund raiser was conceived by Rotarians Michael Maloney, John Smale, Ken Dickson and Bishop, who said the group was moved by the desperate suffering of children with AIDS. They knew they wanted to raise money to help, he said, but they … Read more

Your services and friendship were outstanding.

We picked you because you sold our previous house and we were very pleased with your services. Again this time with the purchase of our new house, your services and friendship were outstanding. G. Bouchard

Tara Lyons Supports Belleville Rotary Camp Enterprises

In March 2008, Tara Lyons assisted in running the 2008 Camp Enterprises at Camp Merrywood. The program is run for highschool students chosen by their teachers and have an interest in business.  Over the three day event students are run through exercises ranging form negotiation to marketing plan development. It was a lot of fun … Read more

2008 Royal Lepage Bluejays Game

Every year the Real Estate Agents at Royal Lepage ProAlliance our invited by Mark Rashotte Owner/Broker to attend a Bluejays game.  It’s a great time and allows us to relax a little from the 24/7 business of Real Estate. Here’s some photo’s form the game!

Belleville’s Family Life Health Centre – Chiropratic Care

The Family Life Health Centre is a full service Alternative and Chiropractic Care centre located here in Belleville Ontario, on the corner of Herchimer and Bridge St. Tara Lyons is a client of the Family Life Health Centre and often goes there for Chiropractic and Massage care. http://taralyons.ca presents Belleville BusinessesUploaded by tlyonsreal

Why we love the Quinte area.

The below video highlights the beauty of the Belleville, Bay of Quinte area. It’s no wonder that when people come to visit they want to buy a home in the area. With the beautiful waterfront real estate and the new vineyard industry starting, Quinte truly is a place to call home. Come take a look … Read more

Buying a home may have become more difficult for first timers.

by Glenn May Anderson – Dominion Lending Belleville The federal government introduced changes to the Mortgage Insurance industry yesterday that will have an impact on consumers with less-than-perfect credit, those looking at longer-term amortizations, or those looking to purchase without a down payment. Mortgage Insurance (sometimes called Mortgage Default Insurance) is used by clients wishing … Read more

Quinte and Belleville Community Links

Area Schools Boards Albert College 160 Dundas Street West, Belleville, ON K8P 1A6 Phone: 613-968-5726 Email: info@albertc.on.ca Loyalist College Wallbridge-Loyalist Road P.O. Box 4200, Belleville, ON K8N 5B9 Phone: 613-969-1913 Email: liaison@loyalistc.on.ca Hastings Prince Edward District School Board 156 Ann Street, Belleville ON K8N 1N9 Phone: 613-966-1170 Email: info@hpedsb.on.ca Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic District School … Read more

6 Reasons to Stage Your Home Before Selling

by Brandon Cornett Why should I bother staging my home? What do I get back for all the time and effort I put in? This is one of the most common home staging questions among sellers, especially those who are selling in a seller’s market. Here’s the bottom line: Staging your home can benefit you … Read more

Home Inspection Tips for Home Buyers

by Brandon Cornett The home inspection is an essential part of the home buying process. In this article we will talk more about the home inspection, how it works, how to find an inspector, and related topics. What Does a Home Inspector Do? In short, an inspector checks the safety and functionality of your potential … Read more

Tara Lyons and Royal Lepage ProAlliance Helping Quinte and Belleville Charities

We’re often asked what charities and community events do we support. Well here’s a quick list of some of the events we sponsor and causes we help out. RLP Shelter Foundation(Donations going to local Shelters) RLPA Christmas Wish Tree(Providing gifts at Christmas for sheltered families) RCAF Memorial Museum Belleville General Hospital Foundation Fund Habitat for … Read more