Monthly Market Stats - October 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - October 2018

Tags: Stats, Buying, Selling, Real Estate, Homes, Hamilton, Burlington, Toronto

  Canadian Homes Sales Activity Eases in October National home sales fell 1.6% from September to October Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down by 3.7% from one year ago The number of newly listed homes eased 1.1% from September to October The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) was up 2.3% year-over-year in October The national average sale price slipped by 1.5% y-o-y in October ...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - September 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - September 2018

Tags: Stats, Buying Selling, Real Estate, Homes, Hamilton, Burlington, Toronto

  Canadian Home Sales Activity Edges Lower in September National home sales edged back 0.4% from August to September Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down by 8.9% from one year ago The number of newly listed homes rose by 3% from August to September The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) was up 2.3% year-over-year (y-o-y) in September The national average sale price edged up a sl...Read More

10 Fall Home Maintenance Tasks

By: Mike Mossuto

10 Fall Home Maintenance Tasks

Tags: Hamilton, Toronto, Burlington, Selling, Buying, Real Estate

It may seem like a chore, but completing fall home maintenance is much easier to do when the weather is still warm or even moderate. What should you do to get your home ready for colder weather? Here are 10 home maintenance tasks to get through this fall: 1) Prep your lawn for winter. You may be cheering because the heavy grass cutting season is coming to an end Before you prepare for shoveli...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - August 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - August 2018

Tags: stats, buying, selling, real estate, homes, hamilton, burlington, toronto

Canadian Home Sales Activity Edges Higher in August National home sales rose 0.9% from July to August Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 3.8% from August 2017 The number of newly listed homes was unchanged from July to August The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) was up 2.5% year-over-year (y-o-y) in August The national average sale price edged up 1% y-o-y in August "Improvin...Read More

9 Tips For Selling A Home When You Have Kids!

By: Mike Mossuto

9 Tips For Selling A Home When You Have Kids!

Tags: tips, sellers, homes, real estate, hamilton, toronto

Here are some tried and true tips for selling your home when you have kids: 1) Get Organized and Prepared! The very first step is always to organize your thoughts and implement a plan Give yourself some time to organize for a week or so during nap time or while the kids are at school Go through their closets, dressers, toys, etc. and find items that you may be able to donate or take to stora...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - July 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - July 2018

Tags: stats, buying, selling, real estate, homes, hamilton. burlington, toronto

  Canadian Home Sales Activity Strengthens in July National home sales rose 1.9% from June to July Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 1.3% from July 2017 The number of newly listed homes edged down 1.2% from June to July The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) in July was up 2.1% year-over-year The national average sale price edged up 1% y-o-y "This year's new stress...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - June 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - June 2018

Tags: stats, buying, selling, homes, hamilton, burlington, toronto

Canadian Home Sales Activity Improves in June National home sales rose 4.1% from May to June Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 10.7% from June 2017 The number of newly listed homes eased 1.8% from May to June The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) in June was up 0.9% year-over-year (y-o-y) The national average sale price edged down 1.3% y-o-y in June "This year's new stre...Read More

What Every First Time Landlord Should Know

By: Mike Mossuto

What Every First Time Landlord Should Know

Tags: tips, landlords, investors, buyers, sellers, real estate

As a first time landlord, you should know that you're in for a whirlwind of experiences as you step into the real estate investing game. Becoming an owner of a rental property can be a great form of investing. If becoming a landlord is something you've been thinking about, it's important to know some things before embarking on that journey. Below you will find 5 tips for landlords rent...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - May 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - May 2018

Tags: stats, buying, selling, homes, hamilton, burlington, toronto

  Canadian Home Sales At Five-Year Low In May National home sales edged down 0.1% from April to May Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 16.2% from May 2017 The number of newly listed homes rose 5.1% from April to May The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) in May was up 1% year-over-year (y-o-y) The national average sale price declined by 6.4% y-o-y in May "This year's...Read More

Monthly Market Stats - April 2018

By: Mike Mossuto

Monthly Market Stats - April 2018

Tags: stats, buying, selling, homes, hamilton, burlington, toronto

Canadian Home Sales Fall in April National home sales fell 2.9% from March to April Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activty was down 13.9% from April 2017 The number of newly listed homes declined 4.8% from March to April The MLS Home Price Index (HPI) in April was up 1.5% year-over-year (y-o-y) The national average sale price declined by 11.3% y-o-y in April "The stress-test that ca...Read More