Habitat for Humanity Waterloo Region was established in 1988 to help combat the cycle of poverty, and make homeownership affordable for low-income families. I am a strong supporter of this Waterloo Region charity, and would encourage getting involved with them. You do not need to be a contractor or have build experience in order to […]
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.
Wondering if school buses are running in Waterloo Region today? We have you covered! Find out if your child’s bus is still running, alternate routes or options for getting to school, and more information here.
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 […]
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!
“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 […]
Fireworks in Waterloo Region Fireworks in New Dundee: New Dundee will be celebrating Victoria Day with a number of activities for the whole family including their famous garage sale starting at 7:30 May 23rd! Get full details here
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… which means this cold weather is here to stay! Never fear, though: Waterloo Region has you covered! Instead of going into hibernation, why not check out one of the many skating rinks in your area?
Are you looking for a way to contribute to your community, without too strict of a time commitment? Look no further! Reep Green Solutions is looking for local residents willing to adopt a storm drain and show these lowly fixtures some love.
Kitchener-Waterloo’s fantastic assortment of restaurants make it difficult to resist eating out. From tacos and hamburgers to pad thai and fattoush, there’s something to satisfy any food lover. Unfortunately, going out to a new delicious restaurant every night isn’t a very budget-friendly option! Luckily, plenty of restaurants in KW offer daily specials on food and […]
If you have kids, you may be considering sending them to a private school. Private schools are different from public schools in that they are not run or funded by the provincial government. Some parents choose to send their kids to private school because they want them to learn a specific skill (such as a […]
Coming Soon: May Long Weekend! Victoria Day also known as May Long Weekend or May 2-4, is the quintessential Canadian harbinger of our beloved summer season. For many, it means ‘opening the cottage’ or being officially “allowed” to garden without fear of losing it all to frost. If you are not heading North or flexing […]
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 […]
It seems as though you can live in an area for your whole life and still not know everything there is to know about it. When we’re planning a vacation or far off getaway, we always love to plan, plan, plan. This includes all the administrative stuff like booking hotels and figuring out transportation, but […]