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Another renovation underway for clients – here are the “before” shots!

As most of you know, I do four or five renos a year helping my clients get their homes ready for sale. I have one on the go right now that should be finished next week. My clients had original … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – my budget!

I had a $ 25,000 budget in mind when I embarked on this project, including everything, even appliances, drapes and staging. That was pretty ambitious, since we were redoing an entire kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room, and needless to say, … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – Day 24 – FINISHED!

My investment condo is finished and I think it’s an amazing transformation. The room that is most changed, I have to say, is the laundry room. That’s the one that had all the crazy venting, electrical  and plumbing issues. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Renovating an Investment Condo – Day 17 – Odds & Ends

Today involved progress on a lot of fronts, but all in small increments. The drywall mudding and taping was going to take forever, so I agreed with Alex that we should bring in a pro at a slightly higher cost … Continue reading

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Renovating an Investment Condo – Day 12: Kitchen Cabinets & Tile Surround

Well, the condo is really starting to take shape now. The new Hot Water Tank is in, and the electrician will be coming on Monday to move a couple of junction boxes, install some new lighting and upgrade all the … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – Day 10 – kitchen and bath

Huge changes in the kitchen and bathroom since I last posted. The biggest transformation by far is the kitchen. Here’s what it looked like before. It was quite dark and felt cramped.   And here’s what it looks like now, … Continue reading

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Renovating an investment condo – Day 7 – Demolition

We had hoped to move the kitchen cabinets from my garage to the condo yesterday but that blasted rain kept falling and since Alex has an open truck, we finally gave up. He used that time instead to finish demolition … Continue reading

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