Simplified Market Update: September 2019

Simplified Market Update: September 2019

Sales Ease For Sunny August — Our beautiful Canadian summer is coming to an end and it did not go unnoticed. The number of homes sold last month declined, but the sales…

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Simplified Market Update: August 2019

Simplified Market Update: August 2019

Sales Continue To Heat Up — Did the summer vacation months cause real estate activity to dip? I think not! In this Simplified Market Update for August 2019, we see a big…

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Simplified Market Update: July 2019

Simplified Market Update: July 2019

Sales Continue Up Over Last Year — Sales are up like the temperatures! Townhomes lead the way in popularity and sale price, while condos take a dip. NUMBER OF SALES:  June 2019 compared…

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Simplified Market Update: May 2019

Simplified Market Update: May 2019

Sales Up Over Last Year — April saw average prices increase across the board for all styles of homes and one style of home breaking a record! A highly competitive market, particularly…

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Simplified Market Update: April 2019

Simplified Market Update: April 2019

A Slide and a Climb — A highly competitive market, particularly under the $500,000 price range appears to have had an impact on those buying semi-detached, townhomes and condos which were all…

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Simplified Market Update: March 2019

Simplified Market Update: March 2019

January may have been frigid but February was a polar bear’s paradise! Snow storms and extreme negative temperatures did put a damper on the market with fewer homes sold as compared to…

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Simplified Market Update: February 2019

Simplified Market Update: February 2019

Frigid January temperatures and a polar vortex were no match for buyers! Home sales were up 14.6 per cent in January with 307 homes sold compared to the same month last year, and…

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Trends: Co-Buying Homes With Friends

Trends: Co-Buying Homes With Friends

Hello and welcome back real estate champions! With the challenges of the mortgage rules and the rising home prices, some buyers have become creative! As you may or may not have seen…

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Simplified Market Update: January 2019

Simplified Market Update: January 2019

Typical Trends Make a Come Back — There were 5,823 residential homes sold through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® in 2018, a decline of 11.1…

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Simplified Market Update – December 2018 – Temperatures cool, homes sales rise

Simplified Market Update – December 2018 – Temperatures cool, homes sales rise

By Cindy-lou Schmidt While temperatures cooled in October and November, last month ended up being another hot month in real estate in Kitchener-Waterloo and area. Home sales were up 14.2 per cent in…

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