Williams Real Estate Update

August 20, 2018

Pets in the House

Pet owners love their animals, and many people view them as members of the family. They are often a highlight of a home. Despite their oversized place in our lives – a pets’ presence should be as minimized as possible […]
July 23, 2018

The Value of Seeing Homes in Person

Most home buyers start their buying process by looking online. The amount of information and visuals online nowadays is fantastic. By researching online you can develop a strong base of knowledge about your potential neighbourhood, and home options. When we […]
June 14, 2018

GTA Market Snapshot May 2018

The GTA is seeing a real mix of pace and behaviour across markets right now. On a month to month basis some neighbourhoods are witnessing dipping, flat, or rising prices. The material drop in prices occured last year in April […]
May 15, 2018

Prepping for a Home Search

By no means is this exhaustive – but here is a quick primer on some things you should do while preparing to buy a home. The last step listed is “call us” – but you can do that first – […]
April 20, 2018

3 Weeks Can Feel Like a Long Time!

It takes an average of 20 days for a property to sell in the GTA right now. This includes all property types (condos & freehold houses), and price ranges. Of course – different market segments behave differently. It is worth […]
March 5, 2018

Process of Elimination

Finding your next home can be exciting. There are so many different and interesting options! But the house hunt can be exhausting too. And it can be difficult to stay on track. Since so many homes meet our basic needs […]
February 13, 2018

Tracking Average Prices

Tracking the average price of real estate – while it sounds like a fairly simple concept – is actually a complicated subject. Should we compare the most recent month’s average price with the same month last year? Or should we […]
January 5, 2018

Scuttlebutt

2 reasons I like to talk about ‘scuttlebutt.’ Its a fun old-timey word It can be very useful in real estate What does the term scuttlebutt mean? It refers to the background information, stories, and rumours that can be uncovered […]
January 5, 2018

Upcoming Mortgage Rule Changes

(See Attached Recent Stats for 905 & 416 Regions.) Market activity has picked up in the fall and November has seen this trend continue. Some commentators point to upcoming mortgage rules that take effect in the New Year – as […]