Bowmanville Top Real Estate Agent Tina Abernethy

Below you will find my various blog posts covering the Durham real estate market. It includes Bowmanville, Clarington, Courtice, Newcastle, Orono, Oshawa, Port Hope, and Whitby.

In my blog, you will find useful articles on buying a home, selling a home, mortgages and home financing, various Real Estate tips, and home design ideas. Also, you will find useful articles on things to do in Durham.

With my blog, I hope to give you in the most simple terms, an expert approach, appreciation, and coverage of difficult topics such as:

  • Selling a home during a divorce.
  • Staycations during CoVid times.
  • The current situation with the real estate market in Durham.

You also will find other topics of interest to real estate buyers and sellers in the Durham area.

Feel free to reach out to me if you have any questions!

You can use the search field below to find articles of interest to you.

I cover such topics as buying a home, selling a home, hidden costs of selling your home, things to do in Clarington, as well as a variety of other real estate related topics of interest to people living in the Durham region or planning to.

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Real Estate June Market Update

Real Estate June Market Update

According to the Durham Region Association of Realtors® housing transactions through their MLS® system were down 5.9% from April 2002 and 34.9% year over year with a reported 1025 transactions. Supply doubled from 0.7 months in March to 1.4 months of inventory in May....

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Home Buying with the Help of Mom and Dad

Home Buying with the Help of Mom and Dad

Home buying with the help of Mom and Dad, or to put it another way: Is the Bank of Mom and Dad open for business? Over the past few years, many first-time homebuyers have been banking on mom and dad to lend a financial hand. While there are many rewards with helping...

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Buying a Home…

Buying a Home…

Buying a home in a seller's market. I'll help you navigate! If you’d like to buy a new home this year, you likely know the real estate market remains firmly entrenched in seller’s territory. Simply put, that means there are more homebuyers than houses for sale and...

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Listing Your House This Winter

Listing Your House This Winter

Does it make sense to list your house in winter? In short, for this winter, it probably does! Here's why. Reasons to list your house this winter If you’re thinking about selling your house in 2022, you might be tempted to wait out the winter and list in the spring....

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Readers’ Choice Award for Real Estate Agent

Readers’ Choice Award for Real Estate Agent

Many, many thanks for your votes! I’m very excited and incredibly honoured to be the Platinum Winner for Readers’ Choice Awards 2021 for Real Estate Agent in Clarington! In addition, The Nook Realty has received the Diamond Award 2021 for the best Real Estate...

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Selling Your House – Time to Paint

Selling Your House – Time to Paint

If you are considering selling your house, then perhaps it's time to paint!  Re-painting your home is one of the highest value, lowest cost ways to improve the resale value of your home. Usher in the new year with a new colour Want to refresh some of the spaces in...

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Durham Real Estate Market Update

Durham Real Estate Market Update

Get ready to sell your house this fall or winter? If you’re thinking of buying and/or selling a home this fall, this is a season that traditionally attracts serious buyers! The first thing you are probably interested in is an update on the real estate market. In...

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Happy Fall Giveaway!!

Happy Fall Giveaway!!

Here at Tina Abernethy Realty, we are enjoying the Fall season and we want to celebrate with you. The first 10 people to ENTER their email below will WIN a FREE FALL MUM! And EVERYONE who enters will be placed in a DRAW to win a gorgeous outdoor Fall Planter full of...

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Embrace Colourful New Adventures This Fall

Embrace Colourful New Adventures This Fall

Embrace Colourful New Adventures this FallDurham and Northumberland Sweater weather has arrived and with it, plenty of excuses to enjoy a breath of fresh air. Whether you’re looking for something that’s refreshingly laid back or want to get your adrenaline pumping,...

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There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays

There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays

There’s no place like home for the holidays! As a favourite Christmas carol reminds us, ‘there’s no place like home for the holidays’ and though our new normal might disrupt time-honoured family traditions, we can still have a holly jolly Christmas, Happy Hanukkah or...

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Selling a Home During a Divorce

Selling a Home During a Divorce

Selling a house during a divorce (or after) can be fraught with emotions. Yet, it is an important part of moving on and beginning the next chapter of your lives.  As a realtor, I’ve worked with numerous clients in the process of separation or divorce. From my...

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Staycations in Clarington and other Durham Cities

Staycations in Clarington and other Durham Cities

Let’s be tourists in our own hometowns this summer! Staycations are synonyms of rediscovering. For many families, the COVID-19 pandemic has turned summer plans upside down. But that doesn’t mean we can’t make incredible memories right here in our own backyard. That’s...

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