July 2010

Everybody Comes from Somewhere

Posted on Jul 23, 2010 in Musings

A dear sweet friend of mine recently said that she was trying, unsuccessfully, to find the good in everyone. Life can be like that sometimes. And it got me thinking…

I used to work for the federal correctional system in Canada. Most of my 18-year career there was spent at national headquarters where we studied things like riots, hostage-takings, sui...

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Sometimes, you need to sell your house to find your home.

Posted on Jul 16, 2010 in Buying

I met with a wonderful client today to discuss selling her home and what my analysis showed its market value to be. She lives here in Kirkland, Quebec. She called me after getting one of my nifty postcards, saying it was unlike any other she had seen from a Montreal real estate broker (mission accomplished!).

As we spoke, it became clear that she ha...

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