An Eventful Year for Real Estate in Canada

No matter what is said in the history books about 2016, it proved overall to be a great year for real estate in Canada.

Escalating prices caused by low supply and strong home buyer demand brought more attention to the market than ever before. As prices rose in the first half of the year, public debate waged about what was fuelling demand and what should be done to stop it. This led to multiple government interventions into the market. The long-term effects of these actions won’t be fully understood for some time.

Ontario – Record Sales in 2016

Financial Resolutions for 2016

It’s that time of year to make new goals and resolutions. There are probably some financial resolutions on your list, or at least there should be. Some may be broad, such as “Save more money.” Some may be specific, such as “Buy a home before July.” Here are 5 realistic, specific financial resolutions you can add to your 2016 resolution list and how to achieve them.

 

Pitfalls of Selling your own Home

While saving on Real Estate commissions can seem appealing when trying to sell your home, listing your home For Sale by Owner, or FSBO, can end up costing you more time and money than what it’s worth. Consider the following pitfalls of selling your own home to determine if you want to move forward on your own or if you would rather hire a Real Estate professional to assist you.

 

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