Hamilton Home Review, February 2018 Edition

We’ve re-launched Hamilton Home Review, this time focusing on investors, especially those who are members of Venture Property Investments. I have been acting as the RE Liaison with Martin and Chris of Venture for about a year now and this is how we keep in touch with our clients, new members, and past owners. If…

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Sold Strategies goes to #1!

FREE download till midnight tonight (Wed). Ranked #1 in Do-it-Yourself and #2 in Real Estate. Reviews appreciated! If you’re thinking of selling your house, you need this book! https://goo.gl/lFjdz8

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Housing issues won't involve reducing the Greenbelt

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says that as the province looks to tackle housing supply issues, it won’t reduce the Greenbelt lands. She says the government is actually committed to expanding the Greenbelt, which is about 800,000 hectares of protected land that borders the Greater Golden Horseshoe area surrounding Lake Ontario. Wynne says the Greenbelt is…

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Ontario hints at cooling hot real estate market

Finance Minister Charles Sousa says the upcoming spring budget will include a package of measures dealing with housing affordability. The Liberal government has promised measures to help curb rising home prices in some markets, particularly in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. (more)

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Hamilton home values increase by 19+%

Continued heat in the Toronto market has pushed Canada’s average house resale price to a new February record. The Teranet-National Bank Composite HPI jumped almost 1 per cent from January, the largest rise in 18 years, while Toronto saw an increase of almost double the national average (1.91 per cent). Toronto’s gain over 12 months…

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5 Tips for First Time Buyers

You’ve decided to go for it. Buying a home can be thrilling and nerve-wracking at the same time, especially for a first-time homebuyer. It’s difficult to know exactly what to expect. The learning curve can be steep, but most of the issues can be resolved by doing a little financial homework at the outset. more

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