Monthly Market Commentary

Just a chance to say hello and to update you on our local real estate market. Thank you to all those who had a chance to attend the recent home and garden show.   The Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington has recently released statistics for the month ending February 2014. The statistics show residential sales are up...

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The Spring Market is here!

Though the weather is not spring-like and spring officially starts March 21st, the real estate housing market seems to be blooming early this year.   Even with the extreme weather the Realtors┬« Association of Hamilton-Burlington reports that unit sales of residential homes were higher this January than January 2013. We...

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Buyer’s Market vs. Seller’s Market

Most people hear these terms often in real estate but do you know what they really mean and how they are determined? I will help to explain; What they mean? Whose at an advantage at which time? Which is happening in this area? This information is from the Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington website Buyer’s...

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Step by Step Homebuying Process

The following is a summary and some added input of the CMHC’s Homebuying Step by Step Article. 1. The first thing you must be sure of is “Are you ready to be a homeowner?” – This brings in the buying vs. renting as well as preparing yourself for all the other costs that come into play, utilities,...

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Why us?

So I thought I would address the question of why choose Team John Schlett? To answer this question I would say… A big thing that makes our team unique is our closeness. Being a father/father-in-law (John) and husband (Rob) and wife (Laura) team we are in constant communication with each other, which allows us to give...

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First time buyers

The important thing to remember when buying for the first time is to have a decent idea of what you are looking for as there are so many options. Also, when you are seriously considering a particular home, time is of the essence. Homes can be on the market for months or days, it all depends on finding the right buyer for the...

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