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February 12, 2020

Durham Region Real Estate Market Jumps Into The New Year

Continued good news for homeowners in Durham Region: The Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Vicki Sweeney reported 586 residential transactions in January 2020 representing a 15 per cent increase from the same time last year. The month of […]
January 15, 2020

Should You Go Fixed Or Go Variable?

It is typically one of the first questions someone asks when talking about your mortgage: What’s your rate? While everyone can recall their rate off the top of their head, it tends to be the only detail of the mortgage […]
January 7, 2020

Durham Region Real Estate Ends The Year On A High With Sales And Prices Increasing

The numbers for Durham Region Real Estate are in:
December 10, 2019

Real Estate Market Continues Upward Trend

The Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Vicki Sweeney reported a continuation of year-over-year sales growth in Durham Region. November 2019 reported 872 residential transactions representing a 19.5 per cent increase compared to the same time last year. “The […]
November 20, 2019

6 Things All Co-Signors Should Consider

Co-signing on a loan may seem like an easy way to help a loved one (child, family member, friend, etc.) live out their dream of owning a home. In today’s market conditions, a co-signor can offer a solution to overcome […]
November 15, 2019

Celebrate Our Local Crops

With the snow starting to cover our land, the farmers are perhaps resting as the soil. We are so blessed to live in one of the best agricultural regions in the country. With so much talk about paving over our […]
November 8, 2019

Fall Real Estate Market Continues to Stay Hot in Durham Region

The Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Tina Sorichetti reported 968 residential transactions in October 2019. This result represents a 21 per cent increase year-over-year in Durham. The average selling price remained consistent increasing by 4 per cent from […]
October 29, 2019

Check Out Our Local Art Scene

Whitby’s Station Gallery (SG) is celebrating a milestone this year– it’s 30 years old! Engaging exhibitions, family art days and fun community events have kept this gallery in the surrounding community’s hearts. From its humble beginnings in the relocated Grand […]
October 17, 2019

MORTGAGE RENEWALS WITH THE SAME LENDER ARE ON THE RISE, BUT SHOULD YOU JUST SIGN ON THE DOTTED LINE? Your mortgage broker has answers

If you’re in a mortgage that’s coming up for renewal in the coming months and you’re considering just staying with your current lender, you wouldn’t be alone. According to the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s (CMHC) Residential Mortgage Industry Report […]