Canadian housing market looks bright in 2020 as markets stabilize, consumer confidence returns

By: David Sidenberg

Canadian housing market looks bright in 2020 as markets stabilize, consumer confidence returns

Tags: Real Estate, Housing Market, Burlington, RE/MAX

Canadian home prices expected to increase by 3.7 per cent Increased consumer confidence could be a key factor affecting the housing market in 2020 Fifty-one per cent of Canadians are considering a home purchase in the next five years, up from 36 per cent at the same time last year Only two in 10 Canadians say that the mortgage stress test negatively affected their ability to purchase a hom...Read More

Go Ahead and Decorate!

By: David Sidenberg

Go Ahead and Decorate!

Tags: Real Estate, Christmas, Decorating, Home Decor, Holidays

During the holidays, many home Sellers aren’t sure if they should leave the decorations packed away or go ahead and display them.  My answer is: A tasteful, holiday decorated house shows potential buyers that your home is loved and cared for. Enhance the potential buyer’s experience by baking some gingerbread cookies, the morning before a showing or open house. Leave some out for...Read More

5 Benefits of Selling Your Home in the Fall

By: David Sidenberg

5 Benefits of Selling Your Home in the Fall

Tags: Real Estate, Selling, Burlington, Hamilton

It goes without saying that spring and summer are great times to sell a house. The weather is warm, and many home hunters are in the mood to shop around. That said, there are also some very real advantages that come with listing in the fall. As September approaches, I encourage sellers to think carefully about what the fall real estate market has to offer. Here are five reasons why you should con...Read More

What's Happening in the Appointment Centre? 

By: David Sidenberg

What's Happening in the Appointment Centre? 

Tags: Real Estate, Prices, Appointments, Hamilton, Burlington

October 20th-26th, 2019 October continues to far outperform last year with more appointments booked in 3 weeks than the entire month of October in 2018. There were higher than normal numbers on Tuesday, which may be a result of the Monday Federal Election. Friday still continues to see high traffic in appointments. Our Sold/Appointment ratio remains steady at 21.6 appointments on average per pr...Read More