Going Green is a Growing Trend in Real Estate

Until recently, the term “greenhouse” meant a building made of glass, where plants are cultivated.   But for today’s prospective homebuyer, the terms “green” and “house” can conjure up very different meanings—that of a home that uses sustainable building materials and...

Heads Up Snowbirds

Article written By Elyse Umlauf-Garneau – www.sres.org Overstaying your visit to soak up some extra sun in Florida or Arizona this winter could have some unpleasant implications. Both the U.S. and Canada can now closely monitor travelers and precisely calculate...

Emerging Trends In Real Estate

Article written by: Elyse Umlauf-Garneau – www.sres.org When you’re weighing real estate values and considering the health of a potential retirement venue, it’s normal to look at the traditional consumer-oriented publications and measures. But a bird’s-eye view of the...

Age-friendly Cities

By Elyse Umlauf-Garneau, www.sres.org Between 2000 and 2050, the proportion of the world’s population over 60 years will double from about 11 percent to 22 percent, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). During that period, WHO expects the number of...