Category Archives: Market Evaluation

In 2020 Expect a Vibrant Spring Real Estate Market

Royal LePage’s Home Price Survey reveals that GTA home prices heat up as demand outstrips supply. To read more about this, go to: Royal LePage Home Price Survey Living in the GTA to Niagara corridor and thinking of selling? Call Scott, Susan or Leslie to arrange for your free market evaluation.* *Not intended to solicit …

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2019 Year-End Statistics from Realtors® Association of Hamilton-Burlington

The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 12,866 sales of residential properties located within the RAHB market area were processed through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in 2019. This is 10.1 per cent more sales than in 2018. The average price of a residential property in 2019 was $587,745. This is up 4.9 per cent …

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Good Time to Sell!

According to the Royal LePage Home Price Survey, GTA home prices heat up as demand outstrips supply. It could be a good time to sell in a vibrant spring market!* (*Not intended to solicit those already under contract.) To learn more, go to: https://www.royallepage.ca/en/realestate/news/canadians-can-expect-a-vibrant-spring-real-estate-market-with-home-prices-rising-modestly/

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Shifting Housing Markets – Buy and Sell in the Same Market

Did you read the Toronto Star article on April 7th about the Oakville real estate market? We certainly made the news. While it’s important to realize that sensational headlines sell papers, the message of shifting markets is accurate and the content is food for thought. They talked about the buyers who purchased new builds from Mattamy …

Posted in Buying and Selling, Home Finance, Local News, Market Evaluation, New construction

Understanding Ontario’s Real Estate Boom – Presentation by Craig Alexander

On Wednesday, September 27th, we had the privilege of attending a presentation given by Craig Alexander, the Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at the Conference Board of Canada. For a bit more insight into the Conference Board and Mr. Alexander’s background, click here. The subject of the presentation was ‘Understanding Ontario’s Real Estate Boom.’ We …

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Real Estate Market Update – What’s Happening Around the GTA?

On May 1st, Team Masterson attended a real estate market update session with guest speaker Phil Soper, President & CEO of Royal LePage and Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. Before I share his insights, you might want to know a bit about the man behind the presentation and the company behind the man. Phil Soper …

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