The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported the average sale price for all property types in March was 10.8 per cent higher than same month last year while the volume of listings and sales continue to be lower than the same period last year, down 9.7% and 14.3% respectively. If this trend continues we will [...]
The calendar says March. The real estate industry says the spring buying season is getting under way. If your senior relatives have decided it’s their season to downsize and move, start preparing the house. Now. Your real estate practitioner will advise you to declutter and organize and he or she also will probably suggest staging the property before it goes on the market. Stagers look at a space to refresh it and lay out furniture and accessories to deliver an aesthetic that will appeal to the broadest buying audience and showcase a home’s best assets and minimize its flaws.
The REALTORS® Association ofHamilton‐Burlington (RAHB) reported today that the average sale price for all property types in February was 4.9 per cent higher than same month last year. While prices continue to edge higher listings and sale are down 16.9% and 14.4% respectively from the same period last year.
There is much speculation in the news of a slowing market but at this point it is too early to tell. My experience continues to be that if a home is priced well according to neighbourhood and market conditions and has been effectively prepared for sale through staging, de-cluttering and addressing maintenance items that buyers are ready and willing to make an offer. This is evidenced through many multiple offer scenarios for properties througout Burlington and Oakville.
The Realtor’s Association of Hamilton Burlington reported today that residential sales were down 6.4% and the number of listings were up by 6.1% in January compared to the same month last year. Although sales seem low, when compared to last year, they are right on average for the month of January. Read the full report.
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