February 22, 2017
WHEN IS THIS CRAZINESS GOING TO STOP??
HAVE YOU NOTICED THAT THE REAL ESTATE MARKET IN BARRIE IS NUTS?? Of course you have! The lack of inventory and the high demand for housing in our city has pushed sale prices to unprecedented levels, never seen before.
Obviously, this is wonderful...
December 7, 2016
Another year comes to an end!
It’s hard to believe that 2016 has almost ended. We hope you’ve had a terrific year, and we wish you all the best for 2017.
At this time of year, we like to thank you, our valued clients for your continued...
November 2, 2016
OMG!! It's snowing!!
Well, we've had our first snowfall of the year and there's no doubt that "old man winter" is on his way. In spite of the cooler temperatures and the change in Canada's mortgage rules, the real estate market remains very hot!
The Bank of Canada...
March 15, 2016
OUR SPRING MARKET HAS ARRIVED!!
IT'S TRUE!! Our spring market has arrived and inventory levels are at an all time low! Although this winter was mild compared to last year, we're still happy to see those warmer days arrive and along with it, our busy spring market.
To be blunt,...
October 16, 2015
There's no doubt now! Winter is on its way!
We hope everyone had a happy and safe long Thanksgiving weekend! The weather was certainly beautiful here in Barrie for the long weekend, but, as we know, all good things must come to an end and apparently, it's happening this weekend. Of course...
September 22, 2015
Television shows are getting on our nerves!!
Okay, we admit it! Some of the real estate shows out there are really getting on our nerves!! Oh for sure, many can be a source of information for potential buyers and sellers, providing some basic guidance and an understanding of real estate...
September 14, 2015
Barrie & District Home Sales Remain Strong in August
When we say that this summer was hot, we weren't kidding....and we are not talking about the temperature!! Residential property sales recorded through the MLS system of the Barrie & District Association of Realtors Inc. numbered 434 units in...
January 7, 2015
Is this the year you're going to make a move??
You've made a big decision!! You're moving and we're here to help you with that! There are as many reasons to sell as there are homes for sale, whether it's a job transfer, downsizing or an addition to your family, your home is not something...
December 2, 2014
Moving Checklist makes life easier!!
Take some of the strees out of moivng by following these helpful tips!!
Moving can be a stressful experience as we all know. From coordinating all of your utilities to the move itself, there is a lot to accomplish in a little time.
November 11, 2014
Home Inspections protect Buyers and Sellers
No matter the age of a home, a home inspection should be conducted.
The home inspection is a step that most people find necessary in the home purchasing process these days. A way for someone to evaluate and document the current condition of...
October 17, 2014
Budgeting Moving Costs Makes Financial Sense!
There are more bills to pay than just movers on moving day!! When it comes to buying or selling a home, many people consider the cost of the actual movers, but little else about the moving process. There are a number of costs that people should...
July 10, 2014
Checklist for first-time home sellers
Checklist for first-time home sellers
￼Selling your home for the first time can be an overwhelming task. Not only is there the emotional aspect – after all, this has likely been your home for several years and holds a special place in your heart–...
June 9, 2014
Buying a home vs a condo
House or condo: Which is right for you?
You’ve decided to buy a new home. Now it’s time to decide what kind of home you want: Are you in the market for a house or for a condo?
There are numerous factors that come into play when considering...
May 21, 2014
Buying new Vs resale
Buying new vs resale
Should you buy a new home that’s freshly built and never been lived in before? Or should you buy an older home that’s had a few inhabitants before you? Both options have their pros and cons. Here’s a rundown...
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