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Barrie Market Update for November 2016

2016-12-02 | 12:32:06

Barrie, ON Market Update – November 2016Fierce competition in the Barrie housing market has led to an all-time low in overall supply.Don’t worry though! There are still enough new listings in Barrie each month for buyers to take advantage...

October Homes Sales Edged Up in Canada, But Declined Again in Vancouver.

2016-11-15 | 12:24:50

 The Canadian Real Estate Association released its national real estate stats for October which showed increases in home sales, new listings and prices. Most provinces and major cities enjoyed these increases except for Vancouver which is seeing...

Land transfer tax rebate for first time buyers to double.

2016-11-14 | 16:36:52

Finance Minister Charles Sousa announced that the first time home buyers land transfer tax rebate will be doubled to equal a maximum $4000.  Land Transfer Tax is paid every time a home changes hands in many Canadian provinces.  In Ontario...

Cdn employment rose in October but mostly because of part time work.

2016-11-04 | 10:04:23

Canadian Jobs Blew Through Estimates, But Devil Is In the Details Canadian employment rose 44,000 (+0.2%) in October--much stronger than expected. But all of the gain was because of more part-time work, as full-time employment fell. ...

Major Changes in mortgage rules.

2016-10-05 | 09:04:59

 Anne MartinMortgage Agent #M1000225739 Collier St. #306 Barrie Ontario L4M 1G5Phone: 705-791-6683 | Email: anne@ndlc.cahttp://www.barriemortgagelocators.comMARKET UPDATEFinance Minister Bill Morneau announced new rules at a speech in...

House Hunting in todays busy real estate market

2016-09-29 | 15:08:58

 Are you house hunting in a fast paced real estate market like Toronto, or Barrie? Yes, I said Barrie.  “Housing activity in the Barrie region remains on track to set a new annual record in 2016, provided new listings manage to...