Greater Share of Home Buyers Move West in the GTA

18 Apr

Migration patterns of residential homebuyers in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) have shifted west, with market share rising in Halton Region and West Toronto between 2013 and 2018, according to a report released today by RE/MAX of Ontario-Atlantic Canada. Click the Link below to read the full article. http://blog.bestagent.ca/greater-share-of-homebuyers-move-west-in-the-gta/

YOUR PERSONAL SANCTUARY: 6 BATHROOM TRENDS FOR 2019

16 Apr

The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing share current trends in Bathrooms. Here is snippet from their article – Now that 2019 is well underway it’s time to dig into the current trends and discover the new ideas people are raving about this year. One big room to focus on in 2019? Bathrooms. These rooms are becoming your home within a…

2019 RE/MAX Single Home Buyers Report

21 Feb

RE/MAX recently released their findings regarding Canada’s Home Buyers. Click on the link below to read the top line results and statistics RE/MAX discovered! http://blog.bestagent.ca/2019-remax-single-home-buyers-report/

Top 2019 Design Trends

03 Jan

2019 is Here! The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing takes a look at the upcoming design trends in luxury. Take a peek at the link below as they review top colours, top patterns and top design choices for the New Year. http://blog.luxuryhomemarketing.com/top-luxury-design-trends-need-know-2019/?utm_campaign=Digital%20Marketing%20Initiative%20%7C%20Yip%20Yip&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=68725810&_hsenc=p2ANqtz–kDtWUskv4VnJhtz-qE-dTMPneyRMopqSDUuL3EBle-ah6g8ysalRIFQ81TET8xNndCh7EhV1LRw1crdG7W7mxmFz49A&_hsmi=68725810

2018 RE/MAX LUXURY REPORT

30 Oct

Check out the latest stats and findings from the 2018 Spotlight on Luxury Report from RE/MAX. Within the report, you will also find links to top tier media outlets for this report. http://blog.bestagent.ca/2018-remax-spotlight-on-luxury-report/

What are the Recreational Property Trends?

17 Aug

RE/MAX helps us identify some of the key market trends in the Recreational Property area: Retirees are fueling demand for recreational properties in 91 per cent of regions surveyed One in three survey respondents (33 per cent) say that they own or want to own a recreational property for investment purposes Buyers are increasingly renting in urban centres while purchasing…

7 Creative Smart-Homes Ideas to Increase Your Home’s Value!

17 Aug

When looking into ways to increase the value of your home before putting it on the market, think smart — “smart home,” that is. Installing at least three high-tech features in your house can up your sale price and entice the next generation of buyers to step inside. Read on to this insightful RE/MAX article. https://blog.remax.ca/7-creative-smart-home-ideas-increase-homes-value/?utm_source=hgtv&utm_medium=content&utm_campaign=contentpartnership&utm_term=article12aug16&utm_content=smarthomeideas

Does Location Top Style?

14 Aug

When purchasing real estate, does location top style? We think it does! Location! Location! Location! almost always wins in our books. Click on the link below to see what RE/MAX has to say about this. https://blog.remax.ca/location-top-style-buying-real-estate-survey-says/

Love Where You Live!

13 Aug

Money Sense Magazine rated Oakville #1 (out of 415 cities) as the “Best Place to Live in Canada” and we couldn’t agree more!  We love this town and helping Oakvillians find their dream home. Check out the full ranking article at Money Sense by clicking on the link below. https://www.moneysense.ca/canadas-best-places-to-live-2018-full-ranking/

Move over Hygge, Wabi-Sabi is the design trend of 2018

30 Apr

Wikipedia says characteristics of the wabi-sabi aesthetic include asymmetry, roughness, simplicity, economy, austerity, modesty, intimacy, and appreciation of the ingenuous integrity of natural objects and processes. While “hygge focuses on coziness and comfort as a source of joy, wabi-sabi is about embracing and celebrating imperfection. Check out this article from The Globe and Mail – https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/style/article-move-over-hygge-wabi-sabi-is-the-design-trend-of-2018/