I truly love this area of Nova Scotia. I call it "The Gateway to the South Shore" A gateway to maritime heritage and the roadway to coastal living. But there is more than just seaside shanties and lobster fishermen in this beautiful little spot. The Aspotogan Peninsula, is home to some world class cycling, ocean faring adventure, hiking trails, unrivalled beaches and locally sourced, culinary delights. It is also, my home.

I moved to the Hubbards area permanently with my family in the spring of 2022. It was a dream for my family and I to make this move at some point. Before then, we had been spending our summers on Fox Point Lake since we arrived back home in 2012. It is also where my partner spent her childhood summers. She used…

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In Nova Scotia, easements and rights of way are quite common, especially the further away from Halifax you get. Many properties are land locked and are only accessible by a right of way via an easement over another property. While I can provide you with a general understanding of these concepts, it's important to note that specific laws and regulations may vary, and it's always advisable to consult with a qualified legal professional for accurate and up-to-date information.

What is an Easement?

An easement is a legal concept that grants certain rights to individuals or entities over another person's land. It is the right to use the property of another for a defined purpose while leaving the actual ownership of the property unchanged. It is important…

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Nobody Has a Crystal Ball

But using previous market trends and up to date industry reports, we can make educated guesses at what may happen as we move through 2024.

The winter months are always slow. Inventory is low, buyer interest is lower, sales are down and the average purchase price tends to slump. The market gradually builds steam as we head through February and March. The days get longer and warmer making house hunting easier and more comfortable. Buyers start returning to the market and home owners get some much needed spring cleaning taken care of while preparing their homes for the market. Looking back as far as I can go with the tools I have, it's like clockwork: the market peaks in late spring/early summer every year. In the past two…

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 Tis the Season!

Leveraging Winter Magic in the Real Estate Market

As the holiday season approaches, the real estate market is often perceived as slowing down. However, contrary to popular belief, this period, spanning from December to March, can be an opportune time for sellers to list their homes. While many may hesitate due to the colder weather and the festive distractions, there are unique advantages that come with selling during these months. Lets explore the benefits of listing your house during the winter season and how sellers can leverage these advantages to make a successful sale.

Less Competition, More Visibility

One of the most significant benefits of listing your house during the winter months is the reduced competition.…

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Visionaries Wanted!

Welcome to the vibrant community of Hubbards, Nova Scotia, where a 6.6-acre lot with waterfrontage on sought after Fox Point Lake awaits your vision. Nestled between the bustling city of Halifax and the stunning South Shore, this listing offers an unbeatable combination of natural beauty, convenient amenities, and endless recreational opportunities. Let's explore the captivating location of Hubbards and everything it has to offer.

A Culinary Delight
In addition to its breathtaking landscapes, Hubbards is also a great culinary destination. Food enthusiasts will be delighted by the diverse array of restaurants available. Hubbards offers everything from Pizza to Indian cuisine in great restaurants such as Tuna Blue, Savary…

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This morning, the team and I traveled around Halifax looking at the latest and hottest listings. I love doing this, it gives me insight and knowledge into a fast paced market and allows me to provide my clients with up to date market knowledge when purchasing or selling homes. Not sure what your 3 bedroom, 1 bath, 1,100sq ft home in the North End could potentially list for?  Now I have a better understanding of what the market can support!

Check out the homes we visited today!


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