This beautiful 3 bedroom sidesplit has just sold in Forest Heights! The desirable family home includes a gorgeous wood burning fireplace and an outstanding, spacious yard. The large bay window in the living area offers plenty of natural light. A large deck off the kitchen provides still more opportunities to soak up the sunshine.
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.
Enjoy carefree condominium living in our most recent listing! Trailside is a 4-storey condominium building located in the heart of Waterloo’s desirable Carriage Crossing neighbourhood. This brand new building offers gorgeous views of the Walter Bean Trail and surrounding countryside. Be a part of Waterloo’s premiere luxury condominium development!
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
“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- […]
The decision has been made… maybe you’re moving for a new job opportunity, because your family is growing and you need more room, or it’s time to downsize. Whatever your reasons, you’re moving! Which means you’re going to have to list your current home. You understand the process of mortgage pre-approval, and you’re prepared to […]
According to this press release from the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), MLS sales were down in Kitchener-Waterloo area in September 2017. SOLID MLS HOME SALES IN SEPTEMBER A total of 470 residential properties changed hands in Kitchener-Waterloo and area through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) in September. […]
A total of 483 residential sales occurred through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® in August, according to this press release by the KWAR. This was 19.2 per cent below August 2016’s record breaking 598 units sold but still ahead of the previous 5-year August average of 473 sales. […]
If you’re planning to immigrate to Waterloo Region, chances are you have plenty of questions that need answering. Luckily, the area is a multicultural community, and there are people living here from all corners of the globe. Settlement services are offered by many different local organizations in order to help newcomers adapt to life in […]
If you’re interested in moving, it’s likely that you’ve seen a “walk score” associated with many of the properties you are looking at. However, it may be just as likely that you have glided right past this arbitrary number without paying too much attention. After all, what is a walk score, anyway? The walk score […]
“We definitely saw more supply coming on the market the past two months and that has helped to meet the strong home buyer demand” -The President of the KWAR KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (July 5, 2017) –– For the first time this year home sales in June decelerated on a monthly basis. Last month’s 716 residential sales through […]
How much should I expect to pay for Hydro and Utilities in Kitchener-Waterloo? How can I keep my bills down? What are the best times to use my appliances, and what times should I avoid? If you have questions about utilities in KW, you’re not alone! Most homeowners prefer to have estimates to go from […]
Are you thinking of moving to Canada? If so, welcome! We’re happy to have you here. Moving to a new place often comes with a little bit of an adjustment period. This article aims to help you through that adjustment period, and settle in to life in Canada. There are a few big things you […]