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Should You Accept A “Conditional” Offer?

There’s no doubt about it. The best kind of offer is a “firm” offer. The buyer offers you a certain price for your property and, should you accept it, the deal is done. Congratulations. You’ve just sold your house! But more often than not, an offer is “conditional”. That means the ...

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June 2017 Month End Uxbridge Real Estate Market Update

Uxbridge Real Estate Month End Market Update ... By The Numbers Sales year over year are down 35.42% New Listings year over year are down 15.94% Average Days On The Market year over year is down by 41.38% Average Sale Price is Down 1.91% year over year Median Sold Price This Month $633,000 Average Sale Price ...

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The RE/MAX 2017 Recreational Property Report

Find Out What's Inside The latest RE/MAX Report has been released, and inside you will find insight into who is driving demand as well as the median price point, amenities and features you can expect to find in popular recreational markets across Canada. Not surprisingly, retiree's are continuing to cash out ...

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Happy 150th Canada

Happy Birthday Canada It's not always where you started, it's the reason why you stayed To celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday, RE/MAX set out to discover the 150 reasons why Canada is Home, and here is what they found. [embed]http://https://youtu.be/rUyF3qFUA88[/embed] ...

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Surviving A Bidding War

You’re about to make an offer on a home. Then, to your despair, you find out that three other offers have also come in for the same property. Be careful. It’s all too easy to get swept up in the excitement and, like a hand raised one too many times at ...

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Regional Information – Durham Region

The Regional Municipality Of Durham Was created January 1st 1974 by the Province of Ontario under the Regional Municipality of Durham Act, 1973, is part of the restructuring of local governments by the Province. The Creation of Durham Region was accomplished by the annexation and amalgamation of twenty-one former local municipalities ...

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Uxbridge, Ontario Property Taxes – 2017 Final Tax Bills

Final Tax Bills - Reminder If you live in Uxbridge, Ontario and are a property owner or if you simply own property in Uxbridge, Ontario the first installment of your Final Property Tax Bill is due. Don't Miss The Deadline Your first installment is due Monday June 26th for your 2017 Final Tax ...

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Getting Schooled On Local Schools

If you have kids, the local school will be a big part of your new home buying decision. That’s why it’s important to get a school’s “vital statistics”, such as: Safety record Curriculum Accommodation for special needs Awards Average class sizes Extracurricular activities. (sports, arts, crafts, technology, etc.) Scores on standardized achievement tests Daily schedules and vacations Even such ...

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The Gardens of Uxbridge … Annual Garden Tour.

This year marks the 21st edition of the Gardens of Uxbridge annual garden tour. A showcase of some of the beautiful gardens of local residences in and around Uxbridge that offers a beautiful day touring through hill and dale while traveling along the country roads surrounding Uxbridge and Oak Ridges Moraine. Each ...

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May 2017 Month End Uxbridge Real Estate Market Update

You've Bought Firm But Your Home Has Not Sold Yet ..... As the market transitions from a sellers market to a buyers market You may find yourself in the position of having to close on your new home with out having sold your existing home. Hopefully you have prearranged financing to allow ...

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