Alasdair Douglas’ February 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Update

Home sales continue their decline in February. This is not a surprise, after a number of record breaking months it is not unusual for demand to lessen for a short while. As we move into the Spring season we look forward to seeing the market return to normal levels. FEBRUARY HOME SALES RELEASE KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON […]

Alasdair Douglas’ January 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Update

After a record breaking 2017 we are seeing a slower start to 2018. A combination of lower inventory and December’s strong sales are most likely the cause. As the weather warms and we see more sellers entering the market we hope that there will be enough inventory to satisfy buyer demand. JANUARY HOME SALES SNOWED […]

Alasdair Douglas’ December 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Update

A record breaking 2017 has come to an end. Average prices are up, sales volume is up and inventory levels are still low. It is too soon to say what 2018 will bring but it is looking like it will be as unpredictable as 2017! Read below for the KWAR’s December 2017 press release. 2017 […]

Alasdair Douglas’ November 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Update

November’s Kitchener-Waterloo real estate market has returned to normal levels. It is to be expected that after last Autumn’s overheated and highly competitive market that we would see a decrease this season. Hopefully the market will proceed at a predictable pace allowing sellers to market their homes to motivated buyers not suffering from market fatigue […]

194 Simeon Street In Kitchener’s East Ward. New Price! Sold!

3+1 bedroom & 2 bathroom home on one of the prettiest tree-lined streets in Kitchener’s desirable East Ward. Schnarr built Quality! Large newly carpeted living room with large updated windows, bright and sunny separate dining room with a walk-out to the private rear deck and gardens. Large kitchen with abundant storage space and gas stove. […]

113 Pine Martin Crescent Sold!

OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY & SUNDAY 2-4 PM. Move in ready 3 bedroom & 2 bathroom home. Backs onto green-space. Open concept main floor with plenty of natural light in the living room from the large windows and in the kitchen from the newly installed sliding door leading to the park-like back yard. The kitchen features […]

8B-139 Brighton Street in Uptown Waterloo, For Sale $229,900!

Are you looking for a townhouse condominium that is perfect for Students & Professionals wanting to enjoy the stylish and vibrant shopping & restaurants that only Uptown Waterloo has to offer? This home features two large bedrooms, one bath, central air, appliances included, in suite laundry, water, parking & snow removal included. Walk Score of […]

KWAR January Press Release, Sales Down 9.9%!

2015 HOME SALES OFF TO A COOL START KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (February 5, 2015) –– Residential sales through the Multiple Listing System (MLS®) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) were down in January compared to January of 2014. There were a total of 290 residential properties sold last month, a 9.9 percent decrease compared to […]

My Offer Is Accepted, How Do I Complete The Purchase & Sale?

  Well this is it! We have prepared, planned and searched for the perfect home for your family and we have found it. We have made an offer, negotiated and come to an agreement with the sellers of your next home. This is where the real work starts. This is where your realtor takes you […]

Think of Your House as a Home, Not an Investment!

I had a thought this morning and wanted to share it with you. I think that too many homeowners are thinking of their homes primary use is as an investment and not as a home for them and their families. I found this to be quite alarming. I know that this sounds like heresy, especially […]