JANUARY 2019 MARKET UPDATE

By: Parker Coulter

JANUARY 2019 MARKET UPDATE

Tags: Homes in Barrie, Homes in Toronto, Home prices, Real estate, Sold homes, Simcoe County, Barrie real estate

...Read More

Making the Tough Calls: A Guide to Senior Downsizing

By: Michael Longsdon

Making the Tough Calls: A Guide to Senior Downsizing

Tags: Downsizing, Selling Your Home, Barrie Real Estate

The decision for a senior citizen to downsize, whether made on their own or with the encouragement of family, can be a complicated one. Often, the move into a retirement community or simply a smaller space can present some very difficult decisions such as which items are worth keeping and which should be thrown out or donated. Attachments to items come from memories, their inherent value, or a...Read More

DECEMBER 2018 MARKET UPDATE

By: Parker Coulter

DECEMBER 2018 MARKET UPDATE

Tags: Homes in Barrie, Homes in Toronto, Home prices, Real estate, Sold homes, Simcoe County, Barrie real estate

...Read More

November 2018 Market Update

By: Parker Coulter

November 2018 Market Update

Tags: Homes in Barrie, Homes in Toronto, Home Prices, Real Estate, Sold Homes, Simcoe County, Barrie Real Estate

...Read More

October 2018 Market Update

By: Parker Coulter

October 2018 Market Update

Tags: Real Estate, Barrie Homes For Sale, Barrie Real Estate, Sold Homes, Simcoe County Real Estate, Simcoe County, Toronto Real Estate

...Read More

September 2018 Market Update

By: Parker Coulter

September 2018 Market Update

Tags: Homes in Barrie, Home Prices, Homes in Simcoe County, Simcoe Real Estate, Barrie Real Estate

...Read More

August 2018 Market Update

By: Parker Coulter

August 2018 Market Update

Tags: House Prices, Homes in Barrie, Barrie Real Estate, Simcoe County Real Estate

The stats for August are in! Units sold and average sale price are up in Barrie. See below for more details on the current market conditions in Simcoe County. ...Read More

Back To Basics: Income Property Essentials

By: Parker Coulter

Back To Basics: Income Property Essentials

Tags: income property, homes for sale, buying a home, rental units, houses for sale, rental income

With home prices on the rise, more and more savvy buyers are purchasing with intent to offset their mortgage payment each month with rental income. A fantastic idea when you think about it! Why not let someone else pay your mortgage each month WHILE building equity for you?  The key, however, is in finding the right property. So what do you look for? Duplex, In-Law Suite & Income Suite...Read More

Closing & Carrying: The Costs You Need To Consider When Buying A Home

By: Parker Coulter

Closing & Carrying: The Costs You Need To Consider When Buying A Home

Tags: Barrie Homes for Sale, Barrie houses for sale, Barrie real estate, MLS Listing, Ontario Real Estate

  Closing costs The expenses you should expect on and prior to closing day.   Home inspection Home inspections are often included as a standard condition in the purchase and sale agreement and are facilitated to protect the buyer. Depending on the size of the home, inspections may vary anywhere from $200-$500. Although I would never suggest purchasing a home without conducting a thoro...Read More

Tips For Getting Your Home Ready To Sell

By: Parker Coulter

Tips For Getting Your Home Ready To Sell

Tags: Barrie homes for sale, barrie houses for sale, barrie real estate, mls listing, ontario real estate, real estate, mls, selling my home

How do I make my home stand out?  What can I do to prepare for selling?  These are both very common questions when it comes to selling your home.  But what’s the magic formula?  How do you make sure your home gets noticed amid the hot spring market?  Here are a few tips to get you started!   1. De-personalize and de-clutter   Those beautiful photos of you...Read More