The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 862 sales of residential properties located within the RAHB market area were processed through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in November, 2018. This is a 17.1 per cent decrease from the same month last year. Year to date, sales are 17.4 per cent lower thanRead More →

The time has come and you are ready to buy, but before you start searching for your next home review this checklist. This list helps you prepare your budget in advance and guide you to financial success in the future.   1. Reduce Debt & Increase Credit Score: Before youRead More →

The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,099 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in March, 38.6 per cent fewer than the same month last year and 18 per cent fewer than the 10-year average for the month. All property listings were 13.5 per cent lower than the same month last year and 8.1 per cent lower than the 10-year average. “Our area experienced similar cooling off as is being reported by other real estate markets in the GoldenRead More →

Spring Cleaning Get a jump on your spring cleaning with some tips that’ll leave every corner in your home spotless in no time. Make it part of your routine. If you wait to clean and tidy up once a week, a month or even a season, you’re setting yourself up forRead More →

Real Estate Market Trends Report – originally published by the Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington – Feb. 5, 2018 The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 660 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in January with 27.2 per cent fewer than the same month last yearRead More →

“Thou Shall Prosper” Like most I did not grow up a rich kid.  I recall when I was young I received an allowance, but only if I completed specific chores around the house.  I also remember being incentivized by my parents for doing extra work around the house to earnRead More →

The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,096 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in November, 16.7 per cent fewer than the same month last year but 3.3 per cent higher than the 10-year average. All property listings were 8.7 per cent higher than the same month lastRead More →

The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB)reported 1,317 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in October, 6.5 per cent fewer than the same month last year and 10.9 per cent higher than the 10-year average. All property listings were 12.2 per cent higher than the same month lastRead More →

Hamilton realtors are warning their clients about mortgage rules that will make it more difficult to qualify for a mortgage beginning in January. They’re warning buyers that if they wait until the new year to jump into the market they may not be able to get the house they’re after — and mightRead More →