Ontario Real Estate Association Report for May 2016

  • Residential sales up 9.3% in May 2016 compared to a year earlier.
  • New listings in Ontario numbered 40,432 units in May 2016, a decrease of 7.9% compared to last year.
  • The provincial average price of homes in May 2016 rose 12.8% compared to a year earlier.
  • There were just 1.9 months of inventory at the end of May 2016.
  • Peter’s comments: We are selling more houses than we are listing. According to OREA we are moving out of a balanced market and starting to move towards a sellers market. Notice the trend: we had 4 months of inventory in January 2016 and we are down to 1.9 months of inventory by the end of May 2016.
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Ontario Real Estate Association Report for April 2016

[OREA Insights] Ontario home sales set new April record

Ontario home sales set new April record
Highlights
  • Residential sales up 8.4% in April 2016 compared to a year earlier.
  • New listings in Ontario numbered 37,633 units in April 2016, a decrease of 10.6% compared to last year.
  • The provincial average price of homes in April 2016 rose 12.1% compared to a year earlier.
  • There were 2 months of inventory at the end of April 2016.
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Ontario Real Estate Association February Highlights

Ontario home sales rise to new February record Highlights:

Residential sales up 15.8% in February 2016 compared to a year earlier.
New listings in Ontario numbered 25,384 units in February 2016, an increase of 3.8% compared to last year.
The provincial average price of homes in February 2016 rises 12.7% compared to a year earlier.
There were 2.8 months of inventory at the end of February 2016.

Peter’s Comments: There are more residential sales (higher demand). With house prices increasing by 12.7% over the same time period and with the high demand for residential real estate, it may be the right time to list your property. Call us at Sutton Group-Heritage if you would like to discuss the current market: 905-619-9500

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Ontario Real Estate Board Summary for January 2016

Ontario Real Estate Association
Highlights
  • Residential sales up 4.9% in January 2016 compared to a year earlier.
  • New listings in Ontario numbered 21,405 units in January 2016, a decline of 10.6% compared to last year.
  • The provincial average price of homes in January 2016 rises 11% compared to a year earlier.
  • There were 4 months of inventory at the end of January 2016.

Peter’s Comments: There are more residential sales (higher demand) and a lower number of residential listings in Ontario for January 2016, compared to January 2015. With house prices increasing by 11% over the same time period and with the high demand for residential real estate, it may be the right time to list your property. Call us at Sutton Group-Heritage if you would like to discuss the current market: 905-619-9500

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1216 Alder Rd., Cobourg. Sold. Both Cobourg listings Sold. Buyers are from York Region and Durham Region. Call me to find out how to effectively advertise in the Toronto Real Estate Board.

1216 Alder Rd. Cobourg, Front Entrance

1216 Alder Rd. Cobourg, Front Entrance

1216 Alder Rd Cobourg Pool

1216 Alder Rd Cobourg Pool

$685,000

Outstanding all brick bungalow with a finished walk-out basement. The pool picture is from the main floor balcony looking out onto the Ganaraska Forest.

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Another Sold. Great Social Media is required to effectively sell houses

336 Parkview Hills Dr.

$425,000

Great, all brick, raised bungalow with 9ft ceilings. Hardwood floors on the main level, bamboo floors on the lower level, tumbled marble in the master ensuite, upgraded trim throughout, 2 plus 1 bedrooms, above ground windows in lower level, insulated and drywalled garage, and large backyard decks.

 

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45 Scadding Ave. Sold to Another Happy Buyer

45 Scadding Ave., Whitby

Outstanding, 2 story, 4 bedroom house for sale with great landscaping,  hardwood floors and finished basement.

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Whitby Chamber Of Commerce, Events

Y.E.P. GAMES
 
ONLY 5 TEAM SPACES LEFT!

An event for all ages and abilities
Show up and get your sweat on as this promises to be a fun afternoon of
Parapan Am themed events. This event is a great chance for team building, and to enjoy networking and building relationships while having a ton of fun!

* Relay races *  Wheelchair basketball * Bocce Ball * Networking * Guest Speaker
* Light refreshments and more…..

Great team building event!
Enter your team of 3 today.

Date: Thursday, May 21
Time: 3:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: Abilities Centre
Place: 55 Gordon Street, Whitby
$120+HST Team
$40+HST Individual

Click here to register.

 

CHAMBER GOLF DAY!

ONLY 14 SPACES/3 FOURSOMES LEFT!

ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

Get ready to officially welcome the summer with the 28th Annual Whitby Chamber Golf Tournament! Always a sold out affair, this is one of the biggest events on the calendar and acts as a major fundraiser for the Chamber to continue to provide programs and services to our business community.

Date:Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Place: Royal Ashburn Golf Club

Time: 10:00 a.m. Registration

 $250+HST

Click here to learn more

MORNING GOLF CLINIC – NEW!

The Chamber is excited to offer a morning golf clinic and mini-tournament for those who are beginners at golf and want to have a fun, relaxed time while being introduced to the game. Learn tips from the club pro’s, network with other professionals and get yourself ready for the summer business and golf season.

Breakfast, lunch and club rentals all provided….no experience necessary.

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Time: 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Place: Royal Ashburn Golf Club

$99+HST
Click here to learn more

SUMMER LEARN TO PLAY & NETWORK
Interested in learning/improving your golf game with a little networking with colleagues?
Includes: * Hot breakfast
* PGA of Canada Professional Coach
* Networking
* Range balls and equipment (if required)
When: Every Tuesday, starting June 16. Last session is September 25
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Where: Royal Ashburn Golf Club
$45+HST Member
$55.00+HST Guest
Contact Scott Paterson for more information and
to reserve your space.

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Whitby Shores Community Harborside 16th Annual Garage Sale

THANK YOU FOR ALL OF THE SUPPORT FOR THE VERY SUCCESSFUL GARAGE SALE WITH AT LEAST 100 HOUSEHOLDS PARTICIPATING.

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR, NICOLE AND PETER DEWSBURY.

Tomorrow’s the day for our annual Whitby Shores Garage Sale. Looks like a record number of participants this year, list below. Whether you’re hosting a sale or out looking for something in particular great weather expected! Good luck everyone!

Whitby Shores 16th Annual Community Garage sale is being held on Saturday May 2nd, 2015 come rain or shine. This annual event sponsored by Nicole and Peter Dewsbury.
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15th Annual Whitby Shores Community Garage Sale

 

Saturday May 3rd, 2014

8 am – noon

Rain or Shine

It’s hard to believe that this is the 15th year that we’ve sponsored the Whitby Shores Community Garage Sale. It should be our largest event yet with over 80 participating addresses posted. Hopefully the rain will hold off. Click here to see the list.

We usually see some great deals along with lemonade stands, coffee and bake sales, fundraisers and more. A great opportunity to meet your neighbours.  Send us your photos/stories of the day’s events. Enjoy the day!

Nicole and Peter Dewsbury, your neighbourhood realtors and neighbours!

 

 

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