By: Dennis Downey

Ajax Real Estate Report for May 2015

Tags: Homes in Ajax, House Prices, Real Estate Market

Real Estate in the GTA is going up, with multiple offers and bidding wars now being the norm.  Durham Region is no exception and Ajax is the hottest market in Durham.  Looking at the market stats for April, the Average house price is up 16.7% year over year.  Last April the average house in Ajax sold for $421,103 and this April it sold for $491,418.  The average detached house...Read More

By: Dennis Downey

Oshawa Real Estate Report for May 2015

Tags: Homes in Oshawa, House Prices, Real Estate market

The average sale price of a house in Oshawa is up 15% from the same time last year.  The market is HOT!  Sales prices are up.  The number of houses sold is also up.  People are getting more than they are asking for and bidding wars are common place. The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) Market Watch report for April give us all the stats.  It show that for the second month...Read More

By: Dennis Downey, Sales Representative

Whitby Real Estate Report for May 2015

Tags: Homes in Whitby, House Prices, Real Estate Market

The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) Market Watch report for April is in and it confirms what we already know.  The market is HOT! A hot market is good news for sellers and not so good news for buyers.  It means houses are selling fast and often in multiple offers for over asking.  For the second month in a row the average sale in Whitby was 101% of the asking price.  This is...Read More

Whitby Market Update - September 2014

By: Dennis and Kim Downey

Whitby Market Update - September 2014

Tags: real estate, whitby, homes for sale, sutton group, kim, dennis, downey, noel, house buying, selling

October 2014 - Market Update - Whitby With the September 2014 Market Watch report being released from the Toronto Real Estate Board this past week, there is continued good news for home owners in Whitby. The market has continued strong though the month of September and although the number of homes sold year-to-date was down slightly to 1,684 from 1,702 in 2013, the average home price was up ...Read More

Whitby Ribfest 2014

By: Dennis and Kim Downey

Whitby Ribfest 2014

Tags: Whitby Ribfest

Are you going to Whitby Ribfest this weekend?  All the action and fun starts at noon on Friday July 11th and runs until 11pm. Saturday 11am to 11pm Sunday 11am to 8pm If you want some idea of what type of entertainment there will be, click here Want to know who's Cooking?  Here are the profiles of the Ribbers Silve...Read More

Canada Day 2014

By: Kim Downey

Canada Day 2014

Tags: canada day 2014, whitby, ajax, oshawa, events, things to do,

Canada Day Celebrations Are you looking for something fun to do on Canada Day this year?  Here are just  a few of the many events you will find happening around Durham Region... WHITBY Canada Day and County Town Carnival July 1, 2014 12:00pm – 10:00pm Victoria Fields, 345 Victoria Street West, Whitby, ON www.whitby.ca/canadaday Join the Town of Whitby as we cel...Read More

By: Kim Downey

Real Estate Agent or Realtor?

Tags: Real Estate Agent, Realtor, MLS, RECO, CREA

What is the difference between a Real Estate Agent and a Realtor®? On a day to day basis, we hear the term “Real Estate Agent” being used to describe anyone helping consumers buy and sell homes.   This term has become part of the popular vernacular which is why it is used so freely, whereas the term Realtor® is just simply not as common.  Some might just cons...Read More

By: Dennis Downey

Market Update - June 2014

Tags: Whitby, Housing, Market, Update, Values

Whitby Real Estate Market Report - June 2014 It looks like summer has finally arrived in Whitby.  The weather is looking up and so is the real estate market.  The Toronto real estate board has just released its May 2014. The results show that both the number of home sales through the GTA and the average selling price were up strongly in May compared to a year ago.   ...Read More

Brooklin Spring Fair 2014

By: Dennis Downey

Brooklin Spring Fair 2014

Tags: Brooklin, Spring Fair, Community, Buying, Moving

This 103rd annual Brookling Spring Fair is running from Thursday June 5th to Sunday June 8th, 2014.   Held annually the first weekend of June it is an annual rite of spring in Brookling, Whitby. It's held at the Brooklin Fair Grounds and Luther Vipond Areana. It is a Brooklin tradition and an important part of the community.   If you are considering buying a house and moving to B...Read More