Simplified Market Update – June 2017 – Record sales and over 1000 new listings

Simplified Market Update – June 2017 – Record sales and over 1000 new listings

This is the second consecutive month unit sales have hit an all-time high. It’s also the first time in two years that the number of new listings put on the market has…

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Simplified Market Update- May 2017- April showers brought sold signs

Simplified Market Update- May 2017- April showers brought sold signs

In April 2017, 766 residential transactions were recorded through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), an increase of 14.3 percent  compared to April 2016. Waterloo Region…

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Winds are a changin’

Winds are a changin’

The spring market in real estate is always a busy time for buyers and sellers alike. With March’s home sales statistics showing continued strong interest by Buyers in Waterloo Region, more Sellers…

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Simplified Market Update – April 2017 – Momentous Homes Sales in March

Simplified Market Update – April 2017 – Momentous Homes Sales in March

If you thought that February’s sales stats were high, get acquainted with March Stats which included  729 residential properties sold in the Kitchener-Waterloo area through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of…

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Toronto and beyond: $1 million over asking

Toronto and beyond: $1 million over asking

Recently, news hit that a home in Toronto sold for $1 million over asking. While part of the sale price can be accounted for by the fact that the home was priced…

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Simplified Market Update – February 2017

Simplified Market Update – February 2017

There was a frenzy of home sales in February as 474 residential homes were sold in February through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR), an…

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Simplified Market Update – January 2017

Simplified Market Update – January 2017

While demand remained strong in January, the number of active listings was down significantly: There were 367 active listings at the end of January, compared to 1,068 in 2016. “The continued strong…

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2016: Unprecedented year for home sales in Waterloo Region

2016: Unprecedented year for home sales in Waterloo Region

December 2016 topped off an unprecedented year in real estate in Waterloo Region as prices for homes along with numbers of homes sold reached new heights. According to market statistics, “dollar volume…

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What’s in store for 2017?

What’s in store for 2017?

As construction of the light rail transit system (LRT) continues, Kitchener-Waterloo is expected to continue to thrive economically. In combination with the continued increase of Go-Train frequency between Kitchener and the GTA,…

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Real Estate Report on Kitchener-Waterloo 2016

Real Estate Report on Kitchener-Waterloo 2016

The Kitchener-Waterloo Housing Market saw significant growth in 2016.  The average residential sale price rose approximately 10 per cent to $382,697 up from $348,220 in 2015. Many residential listings received multiple offers,…

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