Summer 2020’s Surprising Pandemic Real Estate Markets

Summer 2020’s Surprising Pandemic Real Estate Markets

At the beginning of the pandemic, real estate professionals and economists, across Canada predicted dramatic price reductions in real estate markets. While the cities may have seen such dips, we haven’t experienced them here. Prices have remained stable and even increased, in some areas.

read more
Real Estate & Coronavirus: Is Now a Good Time to Buy or Sell?

Real Estate & Coronavirus: Is Now a Good Time to Buy or Sell?

Traditionally, spring is one of the busiest times of the year for real estate. But the coronavirus outbreak—and subsequent stay-at-home orders—led many buyers and sellers to put their moving plans on hold. In April, sales volume fell to its lowest level since 1984, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association.1 However, while sales have fallen, prices have remained stable.

 

read more
A Brand New Decade

A Brand New Decade

We’ve had a little time to settle in to 2020 and reflect on how much things have changed, in Real Estate, over the past ten years (such as prices $$$). You may find it hard to believe, but in 2010, the average 3-bdrm home in our area was selling for half of what it is...

read more
Why Do I Need a Realtor Anyway?

Why Do I Need a Realtor Anyway?

Do I Really Need a Realtor? They're Expensive! This is a great question. Often, people ask, “Won’t I save money if I sell my home on my own?” The short answer is, if you feel confident enough, go for it! For many people though, reaI estate transactions can be...

read more
Seniors Have Different Real Estate Needs

Seniors Have Different Real Estate Needs

The Right Professional for the Job Did you know I'm an Accredited Senior Agent (ASA)? In other words, I've got specialized training that helps me understand the needs of seniors, in relation to real estate. I recently came across an ASA article about hiring the right...

read more
telephone icon

705.733.5821

email icon

jtalbotrealestate@gmail.com

Contact Me

Whether you're interested in moving to Clearview, Wasaga Beach, Collingwood, or Blue Mountain, let my real estate and contracting experience work for you. 

8 + 5 =