March 12-18, 2017 A combination of March Break and the office closures due to the snow storm that began on Tuesday saw the Appointment Centre experience a decrease of approximately 20% in the number of appointments booked. The number of properties sold, however, was up this week improving our Sold/Appointment Index to 20.3 average appointments per property sold. Hamilton Centre, Hamilton East and Hamilton Mountain took the top 4 positions in the Top 5 Districts, with Burlington’s District 35 taking the number 5 position. Top 5 Price Ranges in Hamilton were consistent with last week, with Burlington’s Top 5
March 5 - 11, 2017 Activity in the Appointment Centre remained relatively steady with a slight decrease at the end of the week, most likely due to the anticipation of March Break. Month-to-date figures for the month of March continue to indicate a strong Spring market with an increase of 34% over the same time period last year. Hamilton Centre held 3 positions in the Top 5 Districts, with Hamilton Mountain in the number 1 spot, and Ancaster’s District 42 in the number 5 spot. The Top 5 Price ranges in Hamilton only changed in the order that they
Soup Fest: 2017 The Ancaster office held its Annual Soup Fest last week on Friday, March 3rd in support of Neighbour-to-Neighbour with all proceeds going to CHARITY . We managed to raise $500! Voting took place for the BEST SOUP with a variety of soups being submitted by several of our Ancaster Agents and staff. CONGRATULATIONS to our 1st Place winner John Baier for his Goulash Soup. In 2nd Place, Shelley Romano for her French Onion Soup, in 3rd Place, Lori Bolton for her Cajun Crab Corn Chowder and in 4th Place, Tabitha Cavarzan with her
Our Broker of Record, Conrad Zurini weighs in ... Canadian Families Moving to Escape Urban Housing Prices Small communities are growing as more young families relocate to realize their dreams of owning a home Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press February 8, 2017 Photo Credit: Julie Gordon/Reuters TORONTO – Julien Simon and his wife were living happily in their condo in the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby when life intervened last year in the form of a baby on the way. The couple — he’s an Internet marketer, she’s an environmental engineer — couldn’t see
#MarketbyDesign : Already two months into the Year… Find out what is going on in our local Hamilton-Burlington real estate market… Our comprehensive #MarketByDesign report outlines a comparison of year-to-date sales stats from those of the same time period last year, broken down by STYLE OF HOME . In a seller’s market like this, there is definitely an upward trend in HOUSE VALUES - some as much as 39% INCREASE , and an overall DECREASE in the average DAYS ON MARKET . This means houses are selling for more MONEY , and FASTER than this time last year
February was an Inventory Story at RE/MAX Escarpment. With an increase of 17.28% in new listings over last February, and our Year-to-Date Listings up 11.3% over 2016, RE/MAX Escarpment truly is the home of the listings in Hamilton-Burlington!
February 26 - March 4, 2017 The month of February saw an unusually high volume of appointments for this time of year, with the Appointment Centre experiencing an increase of 35.8% over February, 2016. This March also looks to be a very promising month as evidenced by the record breaking one day total of 756 appointments booked on Friday, March 3, breaking the previous record of 703 appointments on May 6, 2016. Hamilton Mountain, Hamilton West & Hamilton Centre held all 5 spots in the Top 5 Districts this week, while Price Ranges in Hamilton were mostly unchanged. Burlington’s
February 19 - 25, 2017 Even with the Family Day closure last week, the Appointment Centre saw an increase in the number of appointments booked. When compared on a daily basis, the increase this week was an impressive 18%! Burlington’s District 35 had the most attention from buyers, with the highest number of appointments booked. Hamilton Mountain, Stoney Creek and Waterdown rounded out the rest of the Top 5 Districts. Price Ranges in Hamilton remain steady, while Burlington is beginning to see a shift upward in the most popular price ranges. Overall, February has been a busy month in
The numbers are in, and RE/MAX Escarpment has, once again, achieved a #1 Ranking in the REALTORS Association of Hamilton-Burlington for unit sales and dollar volume for 2016. On average, RE/MAX Escarpment agents did 19.2 unit sales per person during the year - 43% more transactions than our closest competitor, and 29% more in $ Volume. Our agents, with the support, technology, and training provided, continue to produce great results for their clients. Numbers you can trust when Buying or Selling a Home!
February 12 - 18, 2017 While the Appointment Centre experienced a slight decrease in appointments booked this past week, the market continues to be strong. The total number of appointments booked are up an incredible 55.3% over the same time frame last year. Burlington’s District 35 joined the Top 5 this week for appointments booked, with Hamilton East & Mountain continuing to have a prominent showing. The Top 5 Price Ranges in Hamilton were the same as the previous week, only changing slightly in the order they appear. Burlington’s Top 5 Price Ranges are covering a wider range, with