Category: "Real Estate in Bancroft and Area"

Where Are The Cottage Country Deals?

June 3rd, 2010
While recent headlines may warn that Ontario prices may dip, readers must be cautioned not to expect the same for cottage country properties. Statistics Canada figures indicate that since 1999, the level of vacation property ownership has remained… more »

It’s A Good Time To Invest in Multi-Family Housing

May 10th, 2010
A common perception about real estate is that it is sensitive to economic downturns, and that’s a reasonable consideration. Multifamily real estate is an investment category with less risk. While this is hardly a new concept, participation in this… more »

Wading Thru The Hype

April 30th, 2010
These are real HEADLINES: Average house prices up at least 10 per cent in major Canadian markets April 8, 2010 The Canadian Press Record number of homes hit the market in March April 15, 2010 Canadian Mortgage Broker News Luxury homes sales… more »

Rocks & Things

April 16th, 2010
This is the perfect time of year for rock hounding. The snow is almost ALL gone and the trees are still mostly bare. I’ve got the itch... and the bugs aren't out yet! I have a huge collection of rocks that I’ve collected over the years... and I’ve had… more »

Latest Reports On The Spring Market Forecast

April 12th, 2010
Supposedly, the economy is starting to right itself and the rebound in real estate supports the theory. The spring housing market is expected to reach a fever pitch. "It's extremely busy out there right now. There is clearly a shortage of properties… more »