Ephraim Vashovsky’s Blog

What Is Renting Like In Cape Town?

Expats looking to rent long-term accommodations in Cape Town and other South African cities will find the process much like that in most other countries. Still, to avoid unethical rental agents and other problems, it pays to pay attention before signing on any dotted...

Types of Ponds for Your Home

A variety of pond types is available for your home, in many kinds and sizes. Each type of pond has its own unique features and characteristics. When deciding to incorporate a pond into your landscaping, there are different kinds from which you can choose. Some kinds...

Top Landscaping Trends Of 2019

Garden designs for 2019 are leaning toward spaces to relax and improve health and happiness. Privacy, seclusion, calm, and order are preferred for the home gardens of the near future. Design ideas range from growing gardens indoors to creating staycation retreats...

The Top 8 Home Design Trends of 2019

A new year means a new opportunity to leave behind the old and embrace the new. When you’re deciding what home design trends you should incorporate into your home, be strategic and purposeful with your approach and stick with designs that you love and that fit...

Signs That Your Foundation is Sinking

For most property owners, their home or commercial property is their largest investment. Knowing the signs of that a foundation is sinking is essential to protect the structural integrity of such an important investment. Leaning While a leaning chimney is a possible...

Choose the Right Siding for Your Home

Amongst all of the decisions regarding materials when it comes to building a house, the selection of the siding material is among the most vital. Siding is, after all, the first defensive line against the elements. It is also a crucial element of the wall assembly....

5 Reasons to Become a Realtor

The real estate agent profession is booming and only expected to grow in the coming years. As a realtor, you have several roles and responsibilities, so although it can be a rather lucrative career, it does take hard work. Making a career change can be a huge...

What is Renting Like in Toronto?

Interested parties have three major options: Apartments. Apartments are an uncommon housing option in downtown Toronto. Some quality, if aged, buildings occasionally have vacancies. Houses. Homeowners have begun offering rooms to rent. One major advantage to this...

What is Renting Like in Berlin?

Since 1999, Berlin has been Germany’s capital. In 2013, it was home to more than 3.5 million residents. Compared to other worldly cities of note, Berlin has bigger green spaces and more affordable housing. Since you can get by with just a bicycle, owning a car isn’t...

Top Reasons People Don’t Buy Homes

Most people who have attained the working-class status desire to become homeowners. Home ownership is significantly advantageous as opposed to living in rental houses and apartments. Few people, however, realize their dreams of becoming successful homeowners. The many...