Hilary Wrathall

#HilaryHelps

Whether you’re a first time home buyer, or a mature client looking to downsize and need a realtor to guide you through the competitive and aggressive housing market – let me be the one to help!

I am a designated Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) in the Norfolk County area, and am committed to being by your side every step of the way to ensure there are no surprises. I have extensive knowledge of the Norfolk County area and the real estate industry, and pride myself on my passion to make the buying and selling process of your home as seamless as possible.

I am committed to making sure all of my clients are informed and understand each step we take based on their real estate needs. With this in mind, I have taken the liberty to compile some of my best tips and resources to help you understand some of the in’s and out’s of real estate, and what you need to know to best prepare yourself in today’s market. 

If you’re thinking of selling your home, click here to learn more about the process and how to ensure your property sells quickly and for the highest price possible.

If you’re thinking of buying a new property, click here to discover how to find your next dream home and to be a competitive buyer in the market. 

Want more information on the market or are ready to buy or sell a property? Feel free to contact me and we can further discuss your real estate needs and goals.

You can also search #hilaryhelps on social media to see more!

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Characteristics of a Desirable Street

Sometimes you know a desirable street when you see one. For example, it’s obvious that a home on a cul-de-sac is enticing mainly because there isn’t any through traffic. What are the other characteristics of a desirable street that may not be as obvious? Here are just a few: Sidewalks. A sidewalk ...

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What Home Inspectors See that You Can’t

When you make an offer on a home, it’s a smart idea to have a professional home inspector check it out from top to bottom. This inspection will ensure that the property doesn’t have any unexpected “issues”. After all, you don’t want to buy a home only to discover that ...

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Retrofitting Houses and Condos for Seniors

Many seniors are reaching the stage in their lives when they are choosing to downsize their homes for lifestyle or financial reasons. Other seniors are faced with a more difficult decision. Health and/or mobility concerns may require them to either retrofit their existing home to meet their changing needs, or ...

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4 Cheap Ways to Prepare Your Home for Sale

If you want to improve how your home shows to potential buyers, you don’t necessarily need to invest in a costly remodeling or renovation. In fact, there are some simple – and relatively inexpensive – things you can do to make your property look significantly better. Let’s take a look at ...

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How to Decide if you Should Replace your Windows

One of the most prominent features of any home is the windows. If they are well maintained, they will have a positive impact on the impression potential buyers have of your property. Of course, the opposite occurs when your windows look old and worn. So, does that mean you should replace ...

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How to Deal with a Low-Ball Offer

If you take care to price your home correctly – that is, at a price that is in line with what similar properties in the area have sold for recently – then you have a good chance of selling it at or near your asking price. That doesn’t mean you won’t ...

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Avoiding Waste when Watering Your Lawn

The following tips will help you avoid waste when watering your lawn: Use a low-angle, pulsating sprinkler. Water sprayed high into the air produces a mist that loses much of its moisture through evaporation.Water the lawn, not the sidewalk or driveway.Lawns need about an inch of water per week. To determine ...

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