Burlington – October 2018 Home Check

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  How did BURLINGTON’s October 2018 real estate market perform?  WOW $1M Average Price for Detached Homes!!! The above infographic compares to the same month for this and previous years.  It’s a snap shot but doesn’t tell the whole story!  For a better understanding, look at data plotted below. The top plots are for fully […]

Burlington Sept 2018 Home Check

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Condo, HOME CHECK, Market Activity, YTD

  How did BURLINGTON’s September 2018 real estate market perform? The above infographic compares to the same month for this and previous years.  It’s a snap shot but doesn’t tell the whole story!  For a better understanding, look at data plotted below. The top plots are for fully detached homes, with average sale price on […]

Niagara Sept 2018 Home Check

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  How did the NIAGARA September 2018 real estate market perform? The above infographic compares to the same month for this and previous years.  It’s a snap shot but doesn’t tell the whole story! For a better understanding, look at data plotted below. The top plots are for fully detached homes, with average sale price […]

Burlington Summer 2018 Market Report

Burlington Summer 2018 HOME CHECK

Posted on Posted in Burlington, HOME CHECK, Market Activity, YTD

  How did BURLINGTON’s Summer 2018 real estate market perform? The above infographic compares to the same month for this and previous years.  It’s a snap shot but doesn’t tell the whole story!  For a better understanding, look at data plotted below.  (Or just contact me and we can chat about it!) The top plots […]

Home Check Niagara! Over three weeks in to April and a Strong Market!

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Just pulled the numbers to see how the market is for Niagara.   Is 2018 strong for Niagara? Price wise, the detached value is fluctuating with no clear direction up or down at this stage.   Non-Detached are doing well compared to previous years, but both Detached and Non-Detached Homes are doing well price wise compared to […]

Home Check Hamilton! Over three weeks in to April and a Strong Market!

Posted on Posted in Hamilton, Hamilton-Wentworth, HOME CHECK, Market Activity, YTD

Just pulled the numbers to see how the market is for Hamilton.   Is 2018 strong for Hamilton? Price wise, the value is fluctuating with no clear direction up or down at this stage.  Both Detached and Non-Detached Homes are doing well compared to previous years (better than other areas)! Detached homes sales numbers appear to […]

Tarion Warranty – Did You Know?

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Did you know… “It is illegal for a builder to enter into an Agreement of Purchase and Sale or construction contract with a purchaser if the builder is not registered with Tarion. It is also illegal to begin construction of a home or condominium without first enrolling it with Tarion. Offenders will be charged by […]

Small Neighbourhoods – Evaluating Market Performance

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Hamilton, Hamilton-Wentworth, HELP!, Market Activity, Waterdown

So, you live in a great little neighbourhood, a pocket of land that is surrounded by other neighbourhoods built before and after. You want to know how your home value us doing , but those homes are very different. How do you truly understand market performance of that neighbourhood to truly relate it to comparable […]

Hamilton & Niagara Regions – How was 2017 Performance?

Posted on Posted in Hamilton, Market Activity, Niagara, Property For Sale, Townhouse, Waterdown, YTD

As we saw in my previous post about Oakville and Burlington, with all the changes through 2017, we had a roller coaster year in price…    With the pending Provincial Government plans in the works early in 2017, there was a rush to buy in the spring that significantly drove pricing up and accelerated the […]

Oakville & Burlington – How was 2017 Performance?

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Oakville, Property For Sale, YTD

With all the changes through 2017, we had a roller coaster year in price…    With the pending Provincial Government plans in the works, there was a rush to buy in the spring that significantly drove pricing up in both Oakville and Burlington and accelerated the beginning of the spring market, followed by a significant […]

We All Know Pricing Shifts Year to Year! How Do You Truly Understand It?

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Hamilton-Wentworth, Market Activity, Oakville, Uncategorized, YTD

We all know the prices have gone up year over year… Even with the crazy 2017 we had, where the spring market ballooned beyond the normal expected increases to falling below expectation after rule changes by the Provincial Government, we’re still in a position of higher average prices from last year. But while average prices […]

Your Neighbourhood’s October Home Sales

Posted on Posted in Burlington, HELP!, Market Activity, Oakville, Uncategorized, Waterdown, YTD

How did your neighbourhood’s home sales do in October, and how will they perform for November? Here’s Falgarwood in Oakville, how it’s been performing this year, and how it performed last year.  Want to know YOUR neighbourhood’s sales?  Just ask me, I’d be happy to get you this same information for anywhere in Oakville/Burlington/Waterdown, and […]

Oakville Home Check – What’s Your Neighbourhood’s Year-to-Year Performance?

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What’s your Neighbourhood doing in the Real Estate Market?  This month to last month, or to last year?  Want to keep track of trends?  Sign up below to get a monthly update just like this, on your specific area!   Or, if you prefer  Call me now at 905-639-3355 or email me at james-allman@coldwellbanker.ca   […]

Burlington Home Check – What’s Your Neighbourhood’s Year-to-Year Performance?

Posted on Posted in Burlington, HELP!, Market Activity, Property For Sale, YTD

What’s your Neighbourhood doing in the Real Estate Market?  This month to last month, or to last year?  Want to keep track of trends?  Sign up below to get a monthly update just like this, on your specific area!   Or, if you prefer  Call me now at 905-639-3355 or email me at james-allman@coldwellbanker.ca   […]

Burlington Home Check – Sept 2017 – Market Settles, Prices Rising

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Property For Sale, YTD

Average sales prices for Burlington have stopped dropping and are back on the rise! Still higher than last years sales pricing at this time, but with less unit sales over the previous four years. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want!  Call me now […]

Waterdown Home Check – Sept 2017 – Market Settles

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Hamilton-Wentworth, Market Activity, Property For Sale, Waterdown, YTD

Average sales prices for Waterdown are still settling… Still higher than last years sales pricing at this time, but with less unit sales over the previous four years. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want!  Call me now at 905-639-3355 or email me at […]

Oakville Home Check – Sept 2017 – Market Settles, Prices Rising

Posted on Posted in Market Activity, Oakville, Property For Sale, YTD

Average sales prices for Oakville have stopped dropping and are back on the rise! Still higher than last years sales pricing at this time, but with less unit sales over the previous four years. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want!  Call me now […]

Waterdown – July 2017 Report – Balanced Market Still Settling

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Property For Sale, Waterdown, YTD

July 2017 average prices for Waterdown have dropped only slightly since June bringing them closer to last year’s value, but with significantly less unit sales over the previous four years. What does this mean to you? Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want!   […]

Oakville -July 2017 – Balanced Market Settles

Posted on Posted in Market Activity, Oakville, Property For Sale, YTD

Oakville Real Estate Sales for July 2017 compared to July 2016, we continue to see a more balanced market but a drop in unit sales. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want! Want information on past months? Check out the following link: OAKVILLE DETAILED […]

Burlington – July 2017 Report – Balanced Market Still Settling

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Property For Sale, YTD

July 2017 average prices for Burlington have dropped only slightly since June bringing them closer to last year’s value, but with significantly less unit sales over the previous four years. What does this mean to you? Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want! Want […]

Oakville/Burlington/Waterdown Stats for June

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Oakville Market – June 2017 Buyers Win!

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Oakville Real Estate Sales for June 2017 compared to June 2016, we saw a significant change to a more balanced market. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want! Want information on specific areas or see past months? Check out the following links: OAKVILLE DETAILED […]

Province of Ontario’s Impact to the Real Estate Market

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Moving, Oakville, Waterdown, YTD

We all know about the Province of Ontario and their efforts to calm this market. So what happened when they made their announcement? Immediately we saw uncertainty in the market, even before they announced action plans. So what did we find out?  Taxes for foreign investors (with escapes so they can still be worked around) […]

Market Activity Report for February 2017 – Oakville / Burlington / Waterdown

Posted on Posted in Burlington, HELP!, Market Activity, Moving, Oakville, Property For Sale, Uncategorized, Waterdown

Here are the Oakville, Burlington & Waterdown stats for  February of 2017 compared to January 2016. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just CONTACT JAMES, I have all the detail you want! Want information on specific areas? Check out the following links: OAKVILLE MARKET AREA DETAILED REPORTS BURLINGTON/WATERDOWN AREA DETAILED MARKET REPORTS Thinking of Selling? […]

Market Activity for the Full Year of 2016 to 2015 – Oakville / Burlington / Waterdown

Posted on Posted in Burlington, HELP!, Market Activity, Moving, Oakville, Property For Sale, Uncategorized, Waterdown, YTD

With home sales increasing in each area on average from 104 to 134 percent, 2016 was strong year in the Oakville/Burlington/Waterdown areas with most areas enjoying double digit growth rates.  Lack of inventory is still driving a strong price rise and if your home is presented well and priced appropriately, the increase in value can […]

Market Activity for December 2016 – Oakville / Burlington / Waterdown

Posted on Posted in Burlington, Market Activity, Moving, Oakville, Waterdown

Home sales are still increasing for most areas, over last year, but as usual for December, the total number of sales compared to other months is significantly down. Here are the Oakville, Burlington & Waterdown stats compared to December of 2015. Need to know more specifics about your neighbourhood?  Just contact me, I have all the detail […]

Most Canadian Housing Markets Overvalued, Price Growth to Slow Through 2018: CMHC Reports

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“OTTAWA, October 26, 2016 — Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) is finding strong evidence of problematic conditions for Canada overall. Home prices have risen ahead of economic fundamentals such as personal disposable income and population growth, resulting in overvaluation in many Canadian housing markets. However, the combination of overvaluation and overbuilding should help slow […]

Understanding Real Estate Headlines in the Current Market

Posted on Posted in HELP!, Market Activity, Social Media, Uncategorized

Today’s Headlines can be confusing…    Sales Volumes soar,  Home Sales Fall, it sounds confusing, doesn’t it!   So what does this mean?  Are they reporting conflicting news?  Or are they not spelling out the whole picture to get you bouncing back and forth reading news articles just to get your attention?   Well, they […]

What do You Need to Know When SELLING and BUYING Real Estate?

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Considering Selling or Buying? CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATON