• About Schmidt & Company

    Disruptive Thinking. It’s amazing what can happen when you operate nimbly and with an …

  • Why Waterloo Region?

    Located 1 hour from Toronto, in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, Waterloo Region brings metropolitan living …

  • 10 Things to Do At Home during the COVID-19 Quarantine

    Hello All, We are on week three of quarantine in our home and as we …

  • Do you need more room? Five signs it may be time to make a move.

    Do you need more room? Five signs it may be time to make a move.

    If you’re finding that your home just isn’t as comfortable as it used to be, it could be that you might need a little more space. Here are 5 signs you might…

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    Are you ready to buy your first home? These 5 signs show you are!

    Are you ready to buy your first home? These 5 signs show you are!

      Are you ready to shell out for your down payment, closing costs and start paying for the ongoing maintenance of your own abode? Here are a few good signs that suggest…

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    HEPA Air Filtration — Clean Air Inside the Home

    HEPA Air Filtration — Clean Air Inside the Home

    We often hear news articles about the air quality, especially during the summer months. But as the winter month’s near, it is more important than ever to make sure your home’s air…

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    Home renovations in a changing market

    Home renovations in a changing market

    After home ownership, the second investment that Canadians love to spend their money on most are home renovations. While this can be a worthy adventure, it can also be the source of…

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    Is your home in the ragweed capital?

    Is your home in the ragweed capital?

    Well if you live in Ontario, close to Toronto, the answer is yes! If you have been congested, your eyes itching and your throat scratchy since mid-July, you may have a ragweed…

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    A perfect match? Buying a fixer-upper

    A perfect match? Buying a fixer-upper

      In the current real estate market, home prices are creating challenges for buyers of all budgets. The reality of not getting as much house for your money as you would have…

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    Continuing the Queen Street Tradition

    Continuing the Queen Street Tradition

    Recently, more than $1 million has been approved for the transformation of Queen Street in Downtown Kitchener with a secondary budget allotted to repair base infrastructure. It’s an exciting new turn for…

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    Back to School – Where will my child attend?

    Back to School – Where will my child attend?

      If you’ve been out shopping in the last couple of weeks, you’ve undoubtedly noticed the annual influx of back to school supplies and sales. If you’re a family that is making…

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    Preparing to sell in September

    Preparing to sell in September

    August is an excellent time to squeeze in a few more weekends of beaches, cottages, or days trips to some of Ontario’s best little towns. But if selling your home is on…

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    Choosing a neighbourhood based on the school

    Choosing a neighbourhood based on the school

      Every year, families move from one area of Kitchener-Waterloo to the other, or move in or out of the Region. One thing that holds true for many parents is ensuring that…

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