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Posted by: Bill Keay
July 22, 2020
According to Re/max Ontario Atlantic Canada, 95% of the real estate districts in the Greater Toronto Area experienced price gains from January to June 2020. That is up from 60% in the 416 area and 50% in the 905 district in 2019. There were steep declines in listings in June. There were close to 14,000 listings and that is the lowest total since 2016 when there were 12327.
The above graph shows the Google trends for Real Estate Brand searchs in Canada. Re/max, Royal Lepage, Century 21, Sothey's International and Keller Williams were used in this search. Re/max is number one for on-line searches in 2020.
Posted By: Bill Keay
The summertime is a great time to do indoor and outdoor renovations. According to the Appraisal Institute of Canada these are the Top 5 renovations with the highest return on investment that you can do on your home.
10 Fun Things to do While Social Distancing
1. Connect with friends on Skype, Facetime, Zoom and Good Hangouts.
2. Read a book and start a book club. Buy a book on-line, Kobo or Kindle. Chat with your friends about the same book and get their thoughts about.