The need to own real estate…

I wanted to share a great blog post from Ken McLauchlan that brings some perspective to the current economic atmosphere… Courtesy of www.kensblog.ca The “need” to own real estate is strong I have never been one to be a “big” investor in stocks and bonds. Don’t really know much about this sort of investing, although I do realize the importance…

Cooler winds on their way…

When the temperature starts dropping and kids are back in school, the fall real estate market gets into full swing! With buyers coming out for this typically busy time of the year, inventory is starting to ramp up. And we know there is a good amount of pent up demand from buyers who have been searching during the summer but…

has your home’s value gone up or down?

Check out this great interactive map on the Globe and Mail… It compares values from Q1 of 2010 to Q1 of 2011. Keep in mind, this is a law of averages….if you want to know what your home would actually sell for today, we can do a comparable market analysis. And remember, inventory is way down and demand is high…