Real Estate Blog

Every person who buys a house hopes to make money when they sell it someday. There are two ways

for this to happen: 1) the market goes up, 2) you invest in updating and improving the home.

None of us can control the real estate market and there will always be ups and downs. Of course, if

you can choose when to sell your home, you will find that some times are more advantageous than

others.

The other way to make money is to buy a good home that needs some updating. With today's busy

lifestyle, many people prefer to buy a house that is "done". Those who are more patient, have the

time, or perhaps don't have the finances to buy "the perfect home" will find that making small

improvements over time will increase the value as well as

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GTA REALTORS® Release December and Annual 2019 Stats

Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins reported that December 2019 residential sales reported through TREB's MLS® System by Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® were up by 17.4 per cent year-over-year to 4,399. Total sales for calendar year 2019 amounted to 87,825 – up by 12.6 per cent compared to the decade low 78,015 sales reported in 2018. On an annual basis, 2019 sales were in line with the median annual sales result for the past decade.

"We certainly saw a recovery in sales activity in 2019, particularly in the second half of the year. As anticipated, many home buyers who were initially on the sidelines moved back into the market place starting in the spring. Buyer confidence

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Caledon Trail in FallIt happens overnight...one day you can't help but notice the vibrant colours of the leaves.  That day was yesterday!  Both my husband, Grant, and I commented on the beauty of the leaves.  Of course for the Headwaters area - Caledon, Erin & Dufferin, it means lots of tourists, affectionately known as Leaf-Lookers.  

It's the perfect time for a drive or a walk in the country.  The ice cream shops are still open and their is lots of great, hot coffee percolating!  

Perhaps you'll see a FOR SALE sign and decide you really want to stay!  

Ontario Parks puts out a Fall Colours Report with updates on how much colour the leaves have by location!!  Who knew?

Caledon has a Fall Colours Brochure that suggests places to go and things to do while you are

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GTA REALTORS® Release September 2019 Stats TORONTO, October 3, 2019 - Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,825 sales through TREB’s MLS® System in September 2019. This result represented strong year-over-year sales growth of 22 per cent compared to 6,414 sales reported in September 2018. It is important to note, however, that sales remain well-below the record September 2016 peak of more than 9,800 sales. On a preliminary seasonally adjusted basis, the September 2019 sales level remained in virtually the same as the August 2019 result. The supply of listings continued to be a concern in September 2019, with new listings down by 1.9 per cent year-over-year to 15,611. We have

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