Oakville-Burlington...May 2020 residential re-sale housing sales summary as reported by the Oakville, Milton and District Real Estate Board and the Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington...
Early reports from local real estate boards showed home resales picked up noticeably from April’s lows. The month-to-month percentage increases—ranging from 30% to almost 70%, certainly look impressive though this speaks more about the extremely weak comparison point in April.
As the longest spring in memory finally gives way to summer, it's nice to see people safely enjoy the sunny weather. I hope that you and yours are in good health. There continues to be uncertainty about the shifting mortgage market. Here are the most common questions:
Debit and credit card use is becoming popular with millions of transactions carried out each day to purchase goods and services. Although credit card fraud is rare in Canada, it does occur, and it is important to protect yourself and know how to minimize your risk of fraud.
Many homeowners want to change their home’s decor but think they can’t afford it. Some even feel they should use the money to pay off their mortgage. However, revamping your home decor doesn't have to cost you a bundle. All it takes is creative thinking—colours, placement, and the mood you want to set. You'll be surprised how small changes can add flavour to your lifestyle without spending a lot of money.
When trying to decide whether to buy an older home or a newly constructed one, many questions come to mind. Start by educating yourself and knowing the pros and cons of each.