Simplified Market Update – July 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

Simplified Market Update – July 2018 – Home sales down, prices up

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo have continued to balance out with home sales numbers dropping with home prices continuing to rise. Cindy-lou’s Simplified Market  Update: In June, a total of 604…

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New Bluetooth Lockboxes

New Bluetooth Lockboxes

By Cindy-lou Schmidt As of July 3, 2018,  REALTORS®  with homes listed on the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of Realtors Board will be implementing a new lockbox program replacing the conventional mechanical lockboxes that…

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How to have an effective final walk-through

How to have an effective final walk-through

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Once you fall in love with a home and decide to buy, you’ll want to make sure that it’s in the same or similar condition once you take possession.…

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My Top 5 Best Things in Waterloo Region

My Top 5 Best Things in Waterloo Region

  I’m pleased to say that I’ve seen Waterloo Region grow a great deal over the last three decades or so and it’s exciting to see what is in the horizon! Our…

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Simplified Market Update – June 2018 – Strong Home Sales Continue

Simplified Market Update – June 2018 – Strong Home Sales Continue

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo have continued to heat up along with the great local temperatures! Our summer-like spring has been in line with sales as May 2018 saw a…

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Getting ready to sell: Decluttering

Getting ready to sell: Decluttering

  If you’re thinking about selling then it’s never too early to begin to edit your belonging, including donating, throwing away or pre-packing for your upcoming move. Reducing the items in your…

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What is condo?

What is condo?

  Lately we have seen a substantial jump in the interest in condominium apartments in particular in Waterloo Region. But did you know that condominiums are not just apartment style homes? They…

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What is a home inspection and what can I expect?

What is a home inspection and what can I expect?

  Whether you’re a buyer or seller, there’s a question of what is a home inspection and what will happen next? Buyers: A home inspector is an individual that you hire to…

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Simplified Market Update – May 2018 – Spring Market Leveling Out

Simplified Market Update – May 2018 – Spring Market Leveling Out

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo are seeing some changes along with the spring weather. In April, 616 residential properties were sold, as compared to March’s 540 residential properties. REALTORS® listed…

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We’re now on YouTube

We’re now on YouTube

By Cindy-lou Schmidt After getting feedback from our readers and clients, we’ve decided to make the jump to YouTube! You can expect to get my Simplified Market Update via video along with…

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