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By InCom Web & e-Marketing Solutions, Marketing Coordinator
(InCom Real Estate Web & e-Marketing Solutions)
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If you’re considering participating in the Barrie real estate market sometime soon, you’ll be happy to know that, despite a rather rocky year in 2017, the market is finally stabilizing into a solid environment for investment. Barrie is a rapidly growing city that is quickly becoming the go-to des...

By Don McAskin, "Everybody is Askin...for McAskin"
(REALTY EXECUTIVES Of Simcoe Inc.)
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Search current inventory of Commercial Properties for Sale in Barrie, OntarioCommercial Space for Sale, Downtown Barrie, Ontario28-38 Dunlop St West and 41 Maple Avenue Barrie, Ontario Price: $3,750,000MLS number: 1500683Number of Buildings: 5Number of Units: 15Square Footage: 16,512Call Don McAs...

By Don McAskin, "Everybody is Askin...for McAskin"
(REALTY EXECUTIVES Of Simcoe Inc.)
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Home Prices in Barrie Ontario for March 2015Real estate market data for Barrie, Ontario provided by Don McAskin of Realty Executives Of Simcoe Inc. Looking free home evaluation Barrie Home Prices There were 2.7 months of inventory at the end of March 2015, well below levels for this time of the y...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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On March 30th some changes to the mortgage application process that may affect you came into play. The change regards the placeholder amount for heating costs on your mortgage application and will affect how lenders calculate your debt servicing ratios – i.e. how much money you have to spend on a...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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The garage sale, a great way to get rid of some clutter and make some money doing it! Many people look forward to garage sale season because it’s a chance to buy some great pieces at even better prices – a win-win for everyone! If you’re planning on holding a garage sale to clear out some space i...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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The Spring market, along with the Spring weather, was later arriving both nationally and in Barrie and district this year. In a release yesterday by the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), it was reported that nationally home sales are down 0.3% from last year; Home sales in Barrie are down...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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A good time was had by all at Barrie’s Bowlerama on Bayfield Street yesterday, as REALTORS® from all over Barrie crowded the bowling lanes in support of Bowl for Kids Sake. The Peggy Hill Team laced up for the cause, which is an annual fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Barrie and Distri...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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As we approach the half-way point in March we are still seeing a Seller’s Market here in Barrie. But what exactly is a Seller’s Market? In a Seller’s Market, home sellers are seen as having an advantage in the real estate market because the number of buyers looking for a home is greater than the ...

By Mike Montague, "Who Moves You?"
(sales representative : Keller Williams Experience Realty)
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 "Get rich quick real estate seminars have been around in one form or another for decades and for the most part are almost identical to one another" It's OK to dream, just don't bring your credit cards with you.    A few weeks back a colourful personally addressed invitation stood out from amongs...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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Real estate is an industry that can vary widely from country to country, province to province and even city to city, but there are a few basic trends that carry over into most markets. Like those discovered in the National Association of REALTORS® 2013 survey on Home Features; the study worked to...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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In ‘Housing Now’ a Barrie housing market summary of 2013 released today by the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), we are able to see how the real estate market ended in 2013 and what the market may look like this year. In Barrie the population continues to grow, keeping housing dem...

By Mike Montague, "Who Moves You?"
(sales representative : Keller Williams Experience Realty)
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Residential property sales recorded through the MLS® System of the Barrie & District Association of REALTORS® Inc. numbered 201 units in December 2013. This was a rebound of 17 per cent from last year’s weaker December. Within the City of Barrie sales activity was up 22 per cent from a year earli...

By Mike Montague, "Who Moves You?"
(sales representative : Keller Williams Experience Realty)
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2014 will see some new habits and disciplines initiated and a few old ones shelved both personally and professional. Some of them are getting tested already as our office has divided up into teams for a productivity contest which is underway. Some of the plans for me are to reestablish connection...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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The holiday season is such a great time to spend with family and friends. There are so many things about the holiday season that remind you of the true meaning of Christmas, and every family has their own holiday traditions, activities and events. We polled our team and came up with this list of ...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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Once the chilly winter sets in here in Barrie there are few things more enjoyable than warming up by the fireplace. Many households have a wood burning fireplace for warmth, entertainment and enjoyment. That being said they aren’t a maintenance free part of your home. We want you to enjoy your fi...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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With the Fall season coming to a close we are faced with the beginning of a hearty Canadian Winter, which is hard to ignore here in Barrie when you wake up to snow! November is traditionally the month where people switch to snow tires and start taking immune boosters to prevent colds and flu. But...

By Mike Montague, "Who Moves You?"
(sales representative : Keller Williams Experience Realty)
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  Residential property sales recorded through the MLS® System of the Barrie & District Association of REALTORS® Inc. numbered 394 units in October 2013. This was up two per cent from last October. Within the City of Barrie sales activity was up seven per cent from a year earlier. The City of Barr...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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As we get closer to Halloween next Thursday there has been a lot of talk about haunted houses: buying them, living in them and how to tell if you’re home, or potential home is haunted. A survey conducted by Realtor.com even discovered that 62% of respondents ‘would’ or ‘might’ consider a haunted ...

By Mike Montague, "Who Moves You?"
(sales representative : Keller Williams Experience Realty)
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  Are there incentives for one to move a family from a large metropolitan environment like Toronto, to a more rural setting like Barrie Ontario?    For my parents and many others back in the early 70's when Barrie had a mere 30,000 population, that incentive was comparatively affordable housing. ...

By Peggy Hill, Broker - Barrie Real Estate
(Keller Williams Experience Realty, Brokerage)
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October, and Thanksgiving in general, is a great time of year to remind us all of what we are thankful for, and to give and spread thanks among friends, family and our community. Here at the Peggy Hill Team we’re not only thankful for the opportunity we have to help our clients move smoothly thro...

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