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2009 

We interrupt his blog to bring you a little shameless self-promotion. First, let us say that we love most of our fellow REALTORS® around here.  They are a good bunch.  But this is not about them (sorry guys and gals). For a few years now, we've been working hard to keep you in-the-know about ever...
01/31/2009
We all know by now that Tuesday (January 27th, 2009) was budget day here in Canada. As expected, there are proposed initiatives to stimulate the housing industry.  That's a pretty good idea if you ask me.  According to a study conducted by the Altus Group for the Canadian Real Estate Association,...
01/28/2009
If you were selling or renting out your property, would you agree to provide the potential buyer or tenant with a report describing the energy efficiency of your property?  What would the results of such a report show? In October 2008, the Ontario legislature passed the second reading of Bill 101...
01/23/2009
I know that statistics and charts can be a bit mind numbing.  On the other hand, they are the story that we need to know telling us where we've been and where we might be going.  I like to watch certain stats in particular:  the number of new listings, the number of sales, the number of price red...
01/15/2009
Handling the sale of an estate property or, a house for which you are the executor or trustee, can be stressful for many people.  Unlike a usual sale of a family home by the owner, a trustee or executor is often accountable to a larger number of people and has many more tasks to attend to. In my ...
01/15/2009
Do you have aluminum wiring in your home? This is an issue that comes up from time to time in home inspections and, it can be a concern for home buyers.  Some home insurers will not insure a house with this type of wiring claiming it is a fire hazard. It is estimated that there are over 450,000 h...
01/12/2009
According to the 2001 Census, almost 15% of the Collingwood population identified themselves as being Anglican.  Locally, that congregation is served by All Saints' Anglican Church located on Elgin Street opposite St. Mary's Catholic Church downtown. This church is said to be one of the most beau...
01/07/2009
The boom is over.  That's old news by now and the question is, how far will the market fall and for how long?  While none of us knows the answer to that, it's important to monitor the trends closely. I've been reading lots of year-end wrap-ups of various different markets but, in my opinion, a fu...
01/05/2009
After reviewing, crunching, tabulating and charting, I finally have a report to share on the 2008 Georgian Triangle Real Estate Board performance.  The Georgian Triangle area traditionally includes Collingwood, Blue Mountain, Wasaga Beach, Clearview, Grey Highlands and Meaford however, the data i...
01/05/2009
There's a very interesting post at http://activerain.com/blogsview/768186/Will-this-haunted-home-see-an-offer-on-this-Oct-31st about a home that is haunted.  The owners are trying to sell and have been fair and honest about disclosing it's condition.  The home has been profiled in the media.  Nee...
01/04/2009
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