Category: KW Real Estate

Weber to King

A drive through Kitchener-Waterloo — up Weber Street to King Street North

Today I take a drive through Kitchener-Waterloo, up Weber Street from King Street East to King Street North in Waterloo. Along the way I talk about where Realtors live,...

time to shop

Most home shoppers prefer to shop on weekday mornings

Shopping online for a new home According to this study, the majority of home shoppers prefer to shop on weekday mornings. We are talking of course about online, where...

KW3 on polar vortexs, rent, supply and demand

Frosty Sure it was cold the other day, -24C is as cold as I ever remember it being here in Kitchener-Waterloo. And like most people, I don’t like winter. I spend most...

KW3 on doorbells, postcards and tacos

1. No one is knocking at the door The batteries on our wireless doorbell died a few years ago. I never replaced them. Most people we know will text and let us know that...

KW3 on spam, walls and hotels

1. Staying out of the weeds There is a small problem that I have and perhaps some of my colleagues have too. I’m super easy to find on the internet. As such I get the...

mixed breed

A “Surban” real estate trend to watch

Surban: a mixed use neighbourhood Between city and suburban a new trend in housing is “urban” neighbourhoods Definitions Portmanteau: a new word created by slamming...

how much does a realtor make?

How much do real estate agents make?

A better than average income? I did the math I’m not absolutely sure this is correct as my iphone calculator did not have enough space to go to a billion and I made an...

2017 real estate in KW

Detached home prices in Kitchener Waterloo up 21.5% in 2017

Total residential sales volume in Kitchener Waterloo tops 3 billion Here are the year end numbers There were 6,549 homes sold in Kitchener-Waterloo and area in 2017 The...

october

RESIDENTIAL SALES STEADY IN OCTOBER

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (Nov 3, 2017) –– Last month a total of 481 residential properties sold in Kitchener- Waterloo and area through the Multiple Listing System...

SOLID HOME SALES IN SEPTEMBER

A total of 470 residential properties changed hands in Kitchener- Waterloo and area through the Multiple Listing System (MLS® System) of the Kitchener-Waterloo...