October

October 29, 2008

Resale Housing Market Still Healthy, Experts Say at Toronto Real Estate Board Meeting

TORONTO, October 28, 2008 — More than 1,100 Greater Toronto REALTORS® gathered to hear Canada’s top experts talk about the future of the housing market at the Toronto Real Estate Board’s 88th Annual General Meeting October 27th. The following panelists […]
October 27, 2008

Housing Market Conditions From Re/Max Ontario Atlantic

Theres been a lot of talk about real estate in the news in recent months. Weve heard about declining housing starts, falling existing home sales, double-digit price depreciation, subprime fallout and foreclosures in the United States. Fortunately, we live in […]
October 26, 2008

Money Is No Object: Show Me The Best Home Money Can Buy

Looking up the least expensive homes in the area isn’t as much fun as looking up the most expensive homes in the area. There is one home in Pickering/Ajax that hits above the million mark, if I exclude development land […]
October 26, 2008

Bargain Shoppers Are Out In Full Force: Where Are the Real Estate Bargains?

I was shopping at Price Chopper this morning, with, I think, half of Pickering.  They had a $1 sale on.  I checked through the list and could have bought some bargains that I didn’t need.  Are they bargains then? I […]
October 23, 2008

Canada’s Housing Market “On Very Different Path” Than US

You read a headline like that after you read the post below and I am sure you are thinking, “what planet are they on?”  It seems that all the press are trying to pacify Canadian buyers and sellers. The reality is […]
October 18, 2008

Changing GTA Resale Housing Market Reflects Economic Times

TORONTO, October 17, 2008 – Activity in the Greater Toronto Area resale housing market moderated considerably during the first half of October with 2,700 homes changing hands, Toronto Real Estate Board President Maureen O’Neill announced today. Sales volumes in the […]
October 11, 2008

The Survey Says: Real Estate Agents Help Transactions End Happily

J.D. Power, an independent surveyor of customer satisfaction, found that even though real estate buyers and sellers used the Internet for some things, their agent factored prominently in their overall satisfaction of the process. Although the Internet provides home buyers […]
October 4, 2008

GTA Resale Housing Market Measured in September

October 3, 2008 — The Greater Toronto Area resale housing market continued at a measured pace through September, Toronto Real Estate Board President Maureen O’Neill announced today. With 6,424 homes changing hands last month, activity in the GTA declined six […]
October 1, 2008

Re/Max Rouge River adds Ajax Office

Re/Max Rouge River Realty is opening a sixth office in north Ajax, across from the Durham Centre. “This is a great central Ajax location in a busy plaza.  We have approximately 4,200 square feet of totally renovated main floor space, […]