Jessica Little's Blog Posts

Niagara Association of REALTORS® Market Update

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 883 units in October 2020. This was an increase of 39.5% from October

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Will Canadian Real Estate Prices Decline? Not Likely

The strength of the Canadian real estate market has continued to prove itself time and time again during the pandemic. While we’re not out of the woods yet, we are expecting continued growth

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The lure of small-town life becoming more appealing amid the pandemic

For this week's blog post, we want to focus your attention on a recent article from the Globe and Mail, written by Dene Moore.  The pandemic has illuminated a fact we've always known -

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Sights set on Niagara : A flood of Toronto residents leaving their downtown condos in search of more space

Toronto condo dwellers flock to exurbs, creating domino effect across Southern Ontario real estateIncreased sales and prices are reaching as far as Fort ErieAuthor of the article:Victor Ferreira :

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REMAX's Canadian Housing Market Outlook (Fall 2020)

Canadian housing market expected to remain active for the remainder of 2020 due to pent-up demand and low inventory levels, say RE/MAX brokers and agentsCanadians showing more interest in suburban

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Niagara Housing Market is Up 38.5%

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 993 units in July 2020. This was an increase of 38.5% from July 2019.

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Canadian housing markets set multiple records in July 2020

This week's blog comes directly from the Canadian Real Estate Association, also referred to as CREA. The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest single-industry

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Becoming a real estate investor

Purchasing real estate to live in is vastly different than purchasing real estate as an investment. With low rates and a healthy market, now is the time to consider becoming a real estate investor

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20 Real Estate Terms to Know

Buying and selling a home can be an exciting but daunting experience.  Whether it’s your first time buying a home or you’ve done it before, it’s crucial to have a team of

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Canadian home sales and new listings are on the rise

This week's blog comes directly from the Canadian Real Estate Association, also referred to as CREA. The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest single-industry

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Richmond Woods : J Di Franco & Son Construction

Richmond Woods is situated in Niagara Region’s central location of Thorold, Ontario. It is minutes away from St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Fonthill, and Niagara-on-the-Lake. Quick and easy

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Kitchen's Done Right

If you’ve never dipped your toes into the wide world of podcasts, prepare yourself for your new obsession, Davids & DeLaat's weekly podcast: What's Up Niagara. Join us each week

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Local Knowledge & Local Insights Are Key

It's not uncommon for our network to ask for assistance with buying or selling real estate outside of the Niagara Region. Shawn DeLaat always jokes that his car has a warning signal that goes off

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Niagara - Your Work From Home Destination

It feels like the pace of life is returning to a more normal beat. As life returns to normal and the world around us slowly reopens, new normals are emerging. One of the new normals is working

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CMHC Updates Explained

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. (CMHC) says it will no longer allow homebuyers to use borrowed funds for their down payment, will require a higher credit score from at least one borrower, and

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So....... how much is my home worth?

We are seeing a trend emerge now as life is slowly returning to normal, Quarantine has convinced a lot of homeowners that they need a new home. "My house is too small""We need a bigger

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What To Expect During Re-Opening.......

Davids & DeLaat is anticipating that as the Niagara Region slowly re-opens and the  "new normal" takes over,  the pace of the Niagara Region's real estate market activity is going to

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Buying and Selling Real Estate During COVID-19

The #1 question everyone asks us is: How is the Market? A lot of people are concerned about the market and how the real estate market will be affected by this time.  If you haven

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