Real Estate News

May 10, 2018

April Real Estate Market Update is Not Surprising

Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Dennis Roberts reported 930 residential transactions in April 2018, a 10 percent increase from the same time in the previous month. On a year-over-year basis, sales were down by 32 percent and the […]
March 22, 2018

Canadian Real Estate Market Reflects The Season – Cool

According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association(CREA) show national home sales decline further in February 2018. Highlights: National home sales declined by 6.5% from January to February. Actual (not seasonally adjusted) activity was down 16.9% year-over-year (y-o-y) in […]
December 21, 2017

Exiting through a Window in an Emergency

Hopefully, this will never happen to you. But, there are circumstances – a fire, for example – when you and your family would need to exit through a window. It pays to be prepared for that eventuality. Your first step […]
December 7, 2017

Durham Real Estate Continues To Be Good Investment

Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Dennis Roberts reported 879 residential transactions in November 2017, a 4 percent increase from October 2017. “The balance between supply and demand for homes continues to be very tight as we inch closer […]
November 8, 2017

Durham Average Home Selling Price Continues To Increase Year-Over-Year

The DRAR keeps us up to date on the market: Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 845 residential transactions in October 2017, a 23 per cent decrease from October 2016. However, this was a slight increase […]
October 8, 2017

Durham’s Real Estate Market Continues To Remain Strong

Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 835 residential transactions in September 2017, down 23 per cent compared to September 2016. However, this was a slight increase over the previous month. September also saw an increase in the […]
August 4, 2017

Durham Home Selling Price Up From Same Time Last Year

Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 749 residential transactions in July 2017, a 25 per cent decrease from June 2017. July also saw the number of new listings in Durham decrease month-over-month to 1,906, down from […]
July 7, 2017

Greater Housing Supply Moderates Durham’s Price Growth

Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 997 residential transactions in June 2017, a 32 per cent decrease from the same time last year. June also saw the number of new listings in Durham decrease month-over-month to […]
May 6, 2017

Durham Housing Market Hits Record: Average Sale Price Over $700,000

The Durham Region Association of Realtors lets us know that Durham Region is a great place to live: Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 1,485 residential transactions in April 2017, an increase from the same time […]