Tracey and Megan have just sold this house on Homewood Avenue in Kitchener (Victoria Park). Just Sold! Victoria Park neighbourhood home in Kitchener. Details: 47 Homewood Avenue
You heard us correctly, Kitchener Waterloo is home to the second largest Oktoberfest in the world! This is probably thanks to our strong German heritage. A large percentage of the population has German roots, and Kitchener in fact used to be named Berlin! In celebration of that heritage, the enormous Oktoberfest celebrations were born.
Tracey has just sold her latest listing at 191 Bedford Road, Kitchener. This lovely 3 bedroom home is within walking distance of downtown Kitchener and the new LRT line. Classic red brick and mature trees add to the curb appeal of this 1950s build. This wonderful Kitchener home did not stay on the market long! […]
This promotional film for Kitchener from the 1950s is a must watch! Get a glimpse of what Kitchener looked like over 50 years ago. Certain key parts of Kitchener have not changed! Look for Victoria Park Lake, Westmount and Rockway golf clubs, the Rockway Gardens, and Eastwood Collegiate, among other things. You can also get […]
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. […]
The Kitchener Public Library is a great resource for anyone living in Waterloo Region. You can borrow books, movies, music and more from any of their 5 locations! Better yet, if you are a resident of Waterloo Region, a library card at KPL (or the Waterloo Public Library) is completely free.
What’s the best way to enjoy yourself without driving out of town? We’re so glad you asked! There are tons of amazing and exciting events, festivals, restaurants, and other things to do in Kitchener. In fact, there are so many things we love, we decided to make you a full day itinerary. Sample delicious food, […]
The warm weather and sunshine means one thing for residents of Kitchener-Waterloo… patios! There are so many beautiful patios offered by various restaurants and bars in the region that you could try a new one every day this summer (although we aren’t suggesting that you do!) Whether you’re looking for a quiet spot for a […]
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 […]
Discover the population size, average age, median income, and other demographic information about Laurentian Hills! One of our new listings, 20 David Bergey Drive, is located in this great neighbourhood. The Laurentian Hills area is well suited for any kind of household, but families are the largest group. Approximately 83% of these households are occupied […]
Take a peek at the fantastic feature sheet for 20 David Bergey Drive! This immaculate, fully finished townhouse has 3 bedrooms and a walk out basement. Nearby protected greenspace offers stunning views from the backyard and elevated deck. You’ll be hard pressed to find a home more meticulously cared for than this one! Read about […]
Maybe you’re thinking of buying a home in Kitchener-Waterloo. Considering the recent news on real estate in the area, you may be uncertain about what kind of home your money will buy you. Luckily, there are still plenty of fantastic homes on the market! Half a million dollars may sound impressive, but the truth is […]
It’s always nice to know what the best schools are in your region, or the region you are planning to move to. The quality and proximity of nearby schools can have a huge impact on where you choose to move. If you’re moving to a new neighbourhood, you may want to know not only what […]
As of March 2017, the garbage collection rules in Waterloo Region have been changed. The updates are largely part of an effort to cut back on household waste and harmful emissions from garbage collection trucks. The most noticeable changes for residents of Kitchener and Waterloo have been the switch to bi-weekly garbage collection, and collection limits […]
“For now, home sales are still booming, and prices are going strong. While we continued to see big year-over year price gains in May, the overall residential average price did dip 3 per cent compared to April.” – the President of the KWAR. KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (June 5, 2017) ––There were 816 Residential properties sold through […]