Monthly Archives: January 2020
London Ontario one of the most affordable Ontario cities for renters
The average monthly asking rent for Canada rose 4.3 percent year over year at the end of December, according to the January National Rent Report from Rentals.ca and Bullpen Research & Consulting. London tied for 17th of 30 cities listed with Fort McMurray for average monthly rent for a one-bedroom in December at $1,195 but had much higher average monthly... Read More
Thinking Of Selling Your Home in London Ontario in 2020?
The London Ontario real estate market is hot! There is a shortage of homes for sale and more buyers than sellers! When selling a London Ontario home, the first ten days are critical and will make the difference how quickly it sells and for how much! The most critical time for a new listing in... Read More
When Choosing a Real Estate Company to Join, How Do You Know You Are Making The Right Choice?
A FEW WORDS ABOUT YOUR CAREER IN REAL ESTATE in London, Ontario When you think about it, picking the right career and company in any industry is not something you do every week. Perhaps that’s why many new licensees or those wanting to make a switch go out looking for a Real Estate Company to... Read More
Where isThe London Ontario Real Estate Market Heading in 2020?
Every week I talk to hundreds of people about real estate, not only buyers and sellers, but Realtors, lawyers, mortgage people, home inspectors, want-to-be real estate moguls, tire kickers, bloggers, whiners, goody-two-shoes, and to clients, friends and family. I usually hear 50 different opinions about real estate and when I ask why they say or... Read More
With Real Estate Prices Rising in London Ontario, As a Buyer, Are You Going To Overpay?
Over the past 3 months, we have seen a seller’s market in London Ontario which is great for those selling their house or condo in London Ontario and in some cases, not great for buyers. Jim Rohn wrote: “The pain of discipline weighs ounces, the pain of regret weighs tons!” With some homes receiving 7-15 offers that have no conditions... Read More
London Ontario Real Estate in 2019 Was Third Best In History
2019 proved to be not only a solid year for real estate in the London-St Thomas area but also the third-best year for sales activity since tracking performance since1978. 469 homes traded hands in LSTAR’s jurisdiction in December, which brings the total number of 2019 residential transactions recorded via MLS® to 10,125 – up 3.4%... Read More
The 4 Rules For Selling a London Ontario Home Quicker & For More Money
As a Realtor who has been around the block a few times but still have some hair left, here are four rules that a house or condo seller should follow: •1. Understand that your asking price will define the expectations and limit the number of buyers who see your home. An unreasonably high... Read More