Despite the frosty weather, 154 families decided to list their home in the month of February in north Pickering. Those added to the 78 already there making 232 active real estate listings. 96 of them sold. The average price for the area of Pickering north of the 401 was $301,646.
You could say that snow and sleet couldn’t keep these buyers away because home sales were up from 75 last year. These determined buyers found good value with the house prices down slightly from 2007 where it hit $309,306 for the year.
We will keep our eye on the trends to see how north Pickering fares in the spring real estate market.