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Average Sales Price Up For All Home Types In Burlington

Posted on Jan 14, 2020 in Burlington Market Report

December 2019


The Oakville Real Estate Board reported that December 2019 number of residential MLS® sales in Burlington were down by 15% compared to the same time last year from 124 to 106. The Total number of residential sales in Burlington for 2019 were up 6% compared to 2018 from 2,920 to 3,091.

The number of new listings were down by 30% from 105...

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Home Price Growth is Picking up In Oakville 

Posted on Jan 14, 2020 in Oakville Market Report


December 2019

The Toronto Real Estate Board reported that December 2019 MLS® residential Sales in Oakville were up by 30% compared to the same time last year from 121 to 157. Total residential sales in Oakville for 2019 were up 7% compared to 2018 from 2,886 to 3,087.

While the number of residential sales increased, the number of new listings were do...

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Home Buyers-Your Real Estate Lawyer 

Posted on Oct 24, 2018 in Home Buyers


Your real estate lawyer plays a vital role in protecting you and ensuring you get what you paid for. Your lawyer should also work with you from the beginning as your trusted advisor.

Once, you have signed an Agreement of Purchase and Sale (offer), your REALTOR® will forward all the documents to your lawyer.

The Agreement of Purchase and Sale is signe...

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 Costs To Expect When Buying a Home

Posted on Oct 21, 2018 in Home Buyers



When buying a home,
there are costs and additional expenses to consider aside from being approved for a mortgage and providing a downpayment on a home. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation suggest you will need the equivalent of about 1.5% to 4% of the purchase price to cover closing costs and allow you to complete your home purchase.

If you are...

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Steps To Buying Your Home

Posted on Oct 19, 2018 in Home Buyers


Pride of home ownership is one of life’s greatest joys and biggest accomplishments. It is an exciting time and it is my hope is that this guide will bring clarity and peace of mind as you begin your home buying journey.

Step#1: GET PRE APPROVED FOR A MORTGAGE

The first step to buying a house or condo is finding out how much your bank is willing to le...

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Marijuana Legalization: What Every Home Owner Should Know

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 in Home Sellers


Cannabis Basics in Ontario


  • Under new federal legislation, as of October 17, 2018, Cannabis will be legal
  • Medical cannabis will continue to be subject to different rules than recreational cannabis
  • You will need to be 19 and older to buy, use, possess and grow recreational cannabis
  • You will be able to have a maximum of 30 grams (about one ounce) of dried...

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