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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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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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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March 2018 Market Update: More snow, more activity

March 2018 Market Update: More snow, more activity

By Cindy-lou Schmidt In March, the 540 residential properties sold through the MLS® of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS®, representing an increase of 43.6 per cent compared to last month and a…

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February Home Sales Release

February Home Sales Release

Kitchener-Waterloo, ON — In February, the 377  residential properties sold through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), were an increase of 40 per cent compared…

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January Home Sales Snowed Under By Low Inventory

January Home Sales Snowed Under By Low Inventory

Kitchener-Waterloo, ON — There were 270 residential sales in January through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), a decrease of 18 per cent compared to…

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2017: A very big year in real estate

2017: A very big year in real estate

By Cindy-lou Schmidt Total residential sales volume surpassed 3 billion in 2017, coming out at a total of 6549 homes sold in Kitchener-Waterloo, just one percent less than 2016’s record breaking results.…

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Q: Is January a good time to sell?

Q: Is January a good time to sell?

By Cindy-lou Schmidt If last year was any indication, there are not too many times of the year that are a bad time to sell. Sure, January can be cold and blustery,…

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Wrapping up KW real estate in 2017

Wrapping up KW real estate in 2017

By Cindy-lou Schmidt As 2017 comes to a close, let’s take a look back at what we’ve seen in Waterloo Region real estate for trends and new policies with the top 5…

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A prime time to buy

A prime time to buy

By Cindy-lou Schmidt For many, the holidays have been busy with preparation and family and friends. For others, the hunt for the perfect home has been a priority as those who intended…

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