comScore
ADVERTISEMENT
Your browser is not supported. We do our best to optimize our websites to the most current web browsers. Please try another browser.
Skip to main content

Scott’s Top Real Estate Tips

Scott’s Top Real Estate Tips

Over the years we’ve had the good fortune of turning to industry expert Scott McGillivray to answer all of our real estate conundrums, from the best time to buy to budgeting for renovations, and boy, has he delivered. Scott’s offered up a treasure trove of real estate tips over eight seasons of Income Property, and we’ve rounded up our favourites in one helpful package for you.

ADVERTISEMENT

Scott_McGillivray

When Scott McGillivray first joined the HGTV Canada team, he’d spent ten years prior transforming homes into income properties. At the time he was managing 18 properties with over 100 tenants! He opened up to HGTV.ca and shared the ultimate checklist to managing your own income property.

Just when you thought the real estate season was winding down, Scott swooped in and explained why December is the perfect time to buy a new home. Surprised, right? And if you get stuck in a bidding war, there’s no better ally than Scott. Read the five tips up his sleeve for winning a bidding war.

If you’re thinking about flipping your home, or just want to up its value over time, Scott shared the top five renovations with the best return on investment.

And when it comes to selling, Scott’s got your back with five tips on how to stage your home, and why these actions have big rewards.

ADVERTISEMENT

And you thought navigating the world of real estate would be tough!

For more of Scott’s real estate advice, tune in to new episodes of Income Property, Thursdays at 10pm ET|PT.



Latest News

You don’t have to splash out on monogrammed beach towels or furniture sets moulded from gold.
June 19, 2024
If you've got any of these home decor items in your home, it's time to consider donating them... pronto.
June 17, 2024
Thinking about taking the investment property plunge? Here's what you need to know, from maintenance to capital gains.
June 17, 2024
DIY
Celebrate Pride in full colour with this vibrant DIY candle holder, made mostly of upcycled materials.
June 14, 2024
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck are selling their luxurious Beverly Hills estate for an estimated $65 million.
June 13, 2024
Make laundry day more enjoyable (and efficient) with these small laundry room ideas.
June 13, 2024
Add these non-toxic cleaning products to your Amazon cart for a healthier home.
June 12, 2024
Ready for a 1970s time warp? Graphic prints and tones of brown, orange and green are a playful nod to 1970s design.
June 11, 2024
This lakeside cottage may be one of Scott and Debra’s biggest projects yet.
June 11, 2024
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
This content is restricted to adults of legal age.
Please enter your birthdate to confirm.
Date of Birth