November Hamilton/Burlington Sales down, prices still up... The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 862 sales of residential properties located within the RAHB market area were processed through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in November, 2018. This is a 17.1 per cent decrease from the same month last year. Year to date, sales are 17.4 per cent lower than last year at this same time. The sales-to-new-listings ratio, which can point to whether a market is in favour of sellers (above 60 per cent) or buyers (below 40 per cent), was 71.2 per cent – the low end of a seller’s market. For comparison, in November 2017 the ratio was 69.9 per cent. “The numbers this month point to a seller’s market; however, this number represents our entire market area that covers Hamilton, Burlington, Haldimand and Niagara North, and may not be indicative for each individual area.” says RAHB CEO George O’Neill. “Each area is different and distinct, that’s why … [Read more...]

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558 Governors Rd, Dundas – $579,900

Great opportunity to renovate the existing 3 + 1 bed, 1.5 storey home or build your dream home! The long drive takes you through the private lot with dozens of mature trees. Stunning views of conservation land from the large bay window in the living room. Imagine the views you could uncover after an extensive renovation or new build. The 95’ x 290’ lot just west of Wainwright is steps to conservation trails and just a short drive to schools, shops and beautiful Downtown Dundas. … [Read more...]

11 Wellington St N, Dundas – $439,900

Circa 1887, this 1.5 storey “Olde Dundas” cottage features 2 main floor bedrooms plus finished upper level pine loft. Loads of charm and character and full of nooks and crannies throughout this spacious Dundas charmer. Large eat in country kitchen, views of the Dundas peak and escarpment and steps to downtown Dundas and conservation trails. … [Read more...]

Hamilton Real Estate – October Sales

The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,035 sales of residential properties located within the RAHB market area were processed through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in October, 2018. This is a 13.1 per cent decrease from the same month last year. Year to date, sales are 17.7 per cent lower than last year at this same time. The sales-to-new-listings ratio, which can point to whether a market is in favour of sellers (above 60 per cent) or buyers (below 40 per cent) was 60.1 per cent. This is higher than last month and on the cusp of returning to a seller’s market. For comparison, in October 2017 the ratio was 65.5 per cent. “The single family market in the overall RAHB area remains in a balanced position, with a good inventory of homes for those looking for a detached property,” says RAHB CEO George O’Neill. The number of sales for single family properties within the entire RAHB market fell compared to the same month last year, while the … [Read more...]

SOLDL! Melville St, Dundas

58 Melville St - In the heart of “Olde” Dundas.    This lovely home, in an extremely sought after location, has been meticulously maintained and offers: gorgeous original woodwork and maple floors, 9’ ceilings, pocket doors, a well-designed and layout kitchen, main floor family room addition with large windows, a skylight, wired surround sound and a hidden television nook above the custom mantel and gas fireplace.   Upstairs features 3 bright bedrooms including a spacious master with walkout balcony, a main 4 piece bath featuring cork flooring.  Walk upstairs to find a finished loft space with an additional 3 piece bath – Perfect for a future Master Retreat.  The lower level has been well maintained and offers a workshop with walk up potential, laundry and lots of storage.  Outside awaits your private and peaceful rear gardens, the mutual drive provides access to rear parking and the powered detached garage.   Walk to everything, … [Read more...]

SOLD! Glenashton Dr, Stoney Creek

Nestled at the base of the Niagara Escarpment awaits 45 Glenashton Dr.  This well maintained and recently updated home features 3 spacious bedrooms, gorgeous gourmet kitchen, bright living room open to the Florida room addition which showers the main floor with natural light.  Upstairs you will find the large master bedroom with front balcony access and ensuite,  two addition bedrooms with new carpet and a large main bath.  The lower level features a bright and spacious rec-room, sauna, laundry and separate gym space.   Peace and tranquility await outside in  your private backyard with reverse ravine up the escarpment.   Close to public transit, schools, park, highway and mountain access.  A great home with great value! … [Read more...]

SOLD!! Blathwayte Ln, Burlington

TURN KEY with no CONDO FEE!  These sought after, executive FREEHOLD condo’s are rarely offered!  Turn-key, low-maintenance in the heart of Downtown Burlington! The gorgeous and updated eat in kitchen is open to the bright living room / dining room combination where the vaulted ceilings add space and light throughout the main floor.  Upstairs in the loft awaits the bright and spacious master bedroom with private ensuite bath.   The fully finished lower level with 2 piece bath offers additional space perfect for a rec room, family room or guest suite.  No condo fees, nothing to do but move in!  Please allow 24 hours irrevocable for any offers. VIRTUAL TOUR: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=md6qNXieUWL … [Read more...]

Hamilton Real Estate – June 2018 Statistics

  RAHB REALTORS® RELEASE JUNE STATISTICS PRESS RELEASE – For immediate releaseJuly 5, 2018 (Hamilton, Ontario) The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,257 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in June, 14.2 per cent fewer than the same month last year and 19.2 per cent fewer than the 10-year average for the month. All property listings were 19 per cent lower than the same month last year, but 1.1 per cent higher than the 10-year average. Residential sales were 13.7 per cent lower than June of last year, with residential freehold sales 13.3 per cent lower and condominium sales 15.6 per cent lower than the same month last year. “Having a more balanced market this year really showcases how busy the market was for the last few years,” says RAHB CEO George O’Neill. “Sales and listings are down from last year, but they’re being compared to a year impacted by government regulations. The regular spring … [Read more...]

May ’18 Real Estate Stats – Making sense of this market

RAHB REALTORS® Release May Statistics Jun 5, 2018| Press Releases The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,317 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in May, 27 per cent fewer than the same month last year and 18 per cent fewer than the 10-year average for the month. All property listings were 19.8 per cent lower than the same month last year, but 5.4 per cent higher than the 10-year average. “There’s definitely been a trend to fewer sales compared to the 10-year average since the spring of last year, when the Fair Housing Act came into effect and, coincidentally, the real estate market underwent a significant change,” said RAHB CEO George O’Neill. “However, the local real estate market is stable and is, in fact, following the normal progression of increasing spring-time sales from the lows of December and January.” Overall, residential sales of 1,273 units were 26.2 per cent lower than May of last year. … [Read more...]

Hamilton Real Estate – April 2018 Statistics

  The REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington (RAHB) reported 1,185 sales were processed through the RAHB Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) System in April, 32.4 per cent fewer than the same month last year and 21.7 per cent fewer than the 10-year average for the month. All property listings were 10.5 per cent lower than the same month last year and 5.2 per cent lower than the 10-year average. “It’s no surprise sales were down from last April, when we saw a record in that month,” said RAHB CEO George O’Neill. Overall residential sales of 1,144 units were 31 per cent lower than April last year. Residential freehold sales were 34.4 per cent lower than the same month last year while sales in the condominium market were 15.7 per cent lower. The median price of freehold properties decreased by 8.4 per cent over the same month of the previous year, while the median price for condominium properties decreased by 2.1 one per cent compared to the same period. The … [Read more...]