KITCHENER-WATERLOO REAL ESTATE BLOG

Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

There were 511 homes sold in March, with Sales dipping 5.7% vs the same period in 2018 and were 7% below the 10-year average. The average price in March was up 3.2% at $505,855 vs March 2017. The average price of homes is being driven by competition for homes under...

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Add A Touch Of Spring To Your Home

Even if the weather isn’t cooperating quite yet - spring is on the way! Cheering up your home with some spring decor is the perfect way to prepare for warmer days and more sunshine. Here are some options to prepare your home for the next season! ADD AN HERB GARDEN...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

February was a slow month but, prices are still up.   The start of 2019 feels like some of the air has come out of the sails. Buyers seem to be more cautious: maybe it’s because prices have risen so quickly, maybe it’s tighter mortgage rules, maybe it’s what looks to...

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Make That Small Closet Look Bigger

Is your closet feeling too small? If there is one thing that can turn a potential client away from a home they may be on the fence about, it is a tiny master closet. When a potential buyer falls in love with your large bedroom only to find that the closet is a...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

JANUARY 2019 KW REAL ESTATE UPDATE In January there were 307 Residential homes sold in KW and the average days on market was 26: 5 days fewer than last year at the same time. This start to the year outpaced January 2018 by 14.6%. It seems to be the result of pent up...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Area Real Estate Report 2018 proved to be a consolidation year. Buyers and Sellers were more evenly matched vs the two previous years. Buyers were not chasing homes and tended to have a more conservative approach to purchasing. Homes still sold...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

November Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Report Grey and gloomy in the sky. White and cold on the ground. Red and hot in Real Estate Sales. 888 Active listings in KW at the end of November: this is 12.8% lower than at the same time last month and 33.6% lower than the...

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Cleaning 101 Before Listing

Before you put your home up for sale, you'll want to ensure it's clean for all of the buyers that will be coming through. A dirty house is less appealing and will turn many buyers off with their first impression. If your home isn't in tip-top shape, you could be...

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2018 Christmas Events in Kitchener-Waterloo

Christmas decorations are starting to appear on houses everywhere, and the snow will be falling any day now.  How can you and your friends and family enjoy the holidays here in Kitchener-Waterloo?  Here are a few of the many traditional events taking place locally. A...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

In October we saw statistical strength in the Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate market, however, the narrative stayed consistent with the 2018 story; the average home price has tracked sideways, supply of active listings is good – but a lot lower than the 10-year...

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Tips To Beautify Rooms In Your Home

There’s no place like home, so why not make home the most beautiful and cozy place you can stay in? Let’s dive into some techniques that can help you showcase the best features of every room in your house. Just a touch of color, texture, and personality can transform...

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