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July 24th, 2014

The 10 Steps To Selling A Home In Oakville

July 24th, 2014

Every home seller wants his or her home to sell fast and sell at a good price. Selling a home is not a simple process; there is much more than sticking up a ‘for sale’ sign. If you want your house to sell fast, you may consider hiring a realtor. He or she has the experience to help you sell your home fast. If you’re planning on selling your home in Oakville, here are 10 steps that you could f ...

How To Prep Your House For A Sale

July 23rd, 2014

Creating a pleasant first impression is crucial to gaining a competitive edge in the housing market. Most buyers make decisions based on their emotions; therefore, it’s important to ensure that your house looks appealing. Make sure you stage your home before the realtor takes pictures for listing. You should also remember to highlight the best features in your home. If you don’t have the skil ...

This July Is Hot Hot Hot!

July 21st, 2014

Why is the July market so hot? That’s the question on everybody’s mind – buyers, sellers, agents, and a host of economists and columnists who are scrambling to figure out why the real estate market isn’t on vacation this summer.

Historically speaking, the real estate market in the GTA drops off significantly in the month of July. There are usually fewer new listings and fewer sales than ...

Houses For Sale In Oakville By Owner

July 16th, 2014

Purchasing a home is financially and emotionally involving. Most home buyers are always looking for ways to save some percentage of the sales price. Most buyers are likely to fret at the idea of hiring a realtor or not.  You’ll not gain much by choosing not to hire a realtor if you’re looking to buy or sell your house. Some people have successfully sold or bought homes without the assistance ...

Finding The Top Oakville Real Estate Agents

July 9th, 2014

Your home is one of the largest investments you’ll ever make so you need to work with a top real estate agent who you can trust. If you’re thinking of selling or buying a home in Oakville, you need to work with an agent who is familiar with Oakville’s housing market and trends. He or she should be able to answer all your questions and help you make wise decisions. Once you’ve narrowed down th ...

The Rising Cost Of Real Estate In Oakville

July 2nd, 2014

Reports have indicated that Canadian home prices are still rising and the government may be forced to intercede. According to statistics released by the Canadian Real Estate Association, the national average sales price rose by 7.1% on a year to year basis. Real estate experts have said that this figure has surpassed the 10 year average growth rate. It was also noted that the number of home s ...

Everything You Need To Know About Downpayments in Oakville

June 30th, 2014

If you are interested in buying property in Oakville, you may have concerns about downpayments in Oakville. Whether you call a real estate agent or contact your bank about a mortgage, one of the first questions you will be asked is how much you can afford for a downpayment and how much you can afford for a home.

What Is A Downpayment?

downpayment is the money you pay upfront when buying a ...

House vs Condo in Oakville. Pros and Cons Of Each

June 25th, 2014

If you’re thinking of buying a home for the first time, you may be grappling with the decision of buying a single family home or a condominium apartment. There may be several factors influencing your preference, however, the location and price of the property should be a priority. It’s important to know the pros and cons of each type of housing because it will help you make a rational decisio ...

Moving Into Your New Home In Oakville. Explore The Area. [Checklist]

June 20th, 2014



Oakville is situated in Halton Region, along the shores of Lake Ontario and is part of the Greater Toronto Area.  Its proximity to down town Toronto and the U.S border has made it a convenient place to live and work. With a population of over 180,000, Oakville could be classified as a city but it’s chosen to remain a town.

If you’re planning to buy a house in Oakville, it’s important to have ...

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