KWAR Press Release, KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (Feb 2, 2018). There were 270 residential sales in January through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), a decrease of 18 per cent compared to January 2017.
“A home inspection is your due diligence.” Buying a home will likely be one of the biggest purchases you make in your lifetime. So when you find the home of your dreams and make an offer, it’s highly recommended to have a professional home inspector check it out from top to bottom to determine the […]
Although you may not be thinking of moving any time soon, chances are you are still curious about the value of your home. Most homeowners reflect on how much their home is worth, particularly when they see noticeable changes in their housing market. If you’re wondering about how much your home is worth, here are […]
Tracey and Megan have a brand new listing in the Beechwood/University neighbourhood! This recently updated bungalow contains two fully licensed rental units. The upper floor is a carpet-free, three bedroom unit, while the basement offers a one bedroom unit with separate entrance and laundry. This property is a great investment opportunity! Perfect for parents to […]
In a sea of listings, how will buyers find your home? In the last 10 years house buyers have become tech savvy and now use a multitude of tools and information to narrow down their search for the perfect home. Here are some interesting statistics from the 2013 Digital House Hunt Study, a joint study by […]
Into every seller’s life a low-ball offer must come! Buyers have many reasons for low-balling a property including any of the following: • They may not see the value that you see • They come from an area where homes comparable to yours cost less • They may be used to a market where large […]
If you’re here, that means you’re thinking about buying a house. Whether you’re a first time home buyer or a seasoned veteran of the housing market, chances are you’ll be going through a similar process. Don’t worry- we’re here to help you understand and properly navigate the buyer’s journey! Understanding the steps that you will […]
Spring is such a fabulous time of year! Everything is re-energized and we start to think of new beginnings. In Spring we often re-evaluate our homes, our careers and how we spend our free time.
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If you are considering getting into the Landlord business, you will want to do some research and “due diligence” before you begin. Here are some links to websites for Landlords in Ontario. Landlord and Tenant Board Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board Website: ltb.gov.on.ca/en/ I find the FAQ page useful: ltb.gov.on.ca/en/Key_Information/STEL02_111232.html
“Picking up on the momentum from 2016, the first half of 2017 was characterized by an unparalleled number of home sales. Then in the latter half of the year, on the heels of the Ontario government’s announcement of the Fair Housing Plan, the pace of sales began to decrease while still remaining above the previous […]
“Kitchener-Waterloo’s housing market continues to be in favour of sellers, however with listings trending higher, we are seeing more balance” Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo dropped to a level that was “typical for November” according to this press release from the Kitchener Waterloo Association of Realtors (KWAR).
If you’re in your mid-20s, chances are the idea of homeownership is beginning to look more and more appealing. In the back of your mind, you know that the rent you pay each month, while necessary, isn’t really going anywhere. You daydream about owning your own home, or at least a nice 2 bedroom apartment- […]
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The number of Kitchener-Waterloo MLS ® House Sales year-to-date at the end of October 2017 has remained steady when compared to house sales in the same period last year. The average price of all MLS residential properties sold increased 11.4 per cent to $454,398 for the month of October. Read this press release from the […]