KITCHENER-WATERLOO REAL ESTATE BLOG

Researching the history of your home

Researching the history of your home Many of us are curious about our homes. Who used to live there? What's the history of the condo conversion? What was the land used for before the house was built? You may be surprised at the interesting information you uncover....

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Neighbourhood Spotlight: Lakeshore North

Neighbourhood Spotlight: Lakeshore North   Located on the northern boundary of Waterloo and bordered by St. Jacobs and picturesque farms, Lakeshore North is a great neighbourhood to call home.  This area is only minutes to the expressway as well as many rural...

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The Aftermath of the 2017 Real Estate Market

A look at the aftermath of 2017’s real estate market  What a year it was! The New Year is usually a great time for reflection. It’s a time when most people look back on the good (and sometimes not so good) things that impacted their lives during the year. As I reflect...

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Luxury Real Estate: Membership DOES matter!

Can any agent sell a Luxury Home? These days everyone seems to have some sort of designation after their name. You almost need a specialized dictionary to figure out what they mean. So, are these designations really important? In the world of real estate, these...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

KW November Real Estate Market Report So how did our local real estate market perform last month? In the month of November there were 425 sales through the MLS system. This is a decline of 20.1% vs the same time last year, but is in line with the 5-year average of 424...

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Discover Barra on Queen

Discover Barra on Queen  The wait is finally over! The recent launch of Barra on Queen fills a growing demand for chic, boutique-style condos in Downtown Kitchener’s thriving Innovation District. Nestled amongst the trees on beautiful Queen Street, and only steps from...

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Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Market Report

October 2017 KW Area Real Estate Market Report   Here we go... Let's drive right into this month's market report. At the end of October, there were only 830 active listings in Kitchener/Waterloo compared to the five year average of 1,522. Supply continues to be tight....

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2017 Christmas Events in Kitchener-Waterloo!

2017 Christmas Events in Kitchener-Waterloo Traditional Events 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...

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Neighbourhood Spotlight: Uptown Waterloo

  Come visit Uptown Waterloo!   UpTown Waterloo - the urban heart of the City of Waterloo - is a vibrant core area that boasts more than 400 businesses and a bustling public square. With world-class dining opportunities, cultural amenities and distinctive, independent...

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