Simon Milberry | RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage

Real Estate Blog

April 2019 Market Review

If you are active in the market at all these days (buyer or seller) you've probably noticed that things have picked up recently. Sometimes, we can feel it before the stats start to show it, and that's basically been the case over the last couple...

March 2019 Market Review

This is interesting - the market was almost exactly the same in March, 2019 as it was in March, 2018! Check out these numbers: Number of sales: 7,187 - just ONE fewer than March 2018. Average sale price: $788,335, up just 0.5% over $784,514 recorded in 2018. New listings: the...

RE/MAX Hallmark keeps expanding!

Check out this big news that came out yesterday! RE/MAX Hallmark just keeps growing and growing! --- News Release --- Breaking News from Barrie and Simcoe County! Today is an exciting day for RE/MAX Hallmark in Barrie and Simcoe region. We are thrilled to announce effective immediately RE/MAX Hallmark...

80 Glenshephard Dr, ** SOLD **

*Update - it didn't take long for this great little house to sell! The current owner is looking forward to the  move to his new place, and the buyers are super excited about their first buy. :) - Glenshephard Dr is a great little street that makes...

January 2019 Market Review

As expected, January was a slow month in the Toronto real estate market. Just 4,009 sales were reported, up a wee bit from 3,987 last January. (For reference, there were 5,188 in January 2017; 4,640 in January 2016; and 4,318 in January 2015, so the last couple of...

December 2018 Market Review

December was a quiet month in the Toronto real estate market. TREB reports just 3,781 sales for the month, down 22.5% from the 4,876 reported in December, 2017. For reference, there were 5,338 sales in December, 2016, and 4,917 in December, 2015, so sales last month were well...

November 2018 Market Review

The Toronto real estate market had a slow-ish November, with sales volume dropping 14.7%, from 7,326 in November 2017 to 6,251 last month. At the same time, the number of new listings dropped 26.1%, from 14,260 to just 10,534, and the total number of listings...

October 2018 Market Review

October was another solid month in the Toronto real estate market. TREB reported 7,492 sales, up 6% from October 2017. The average sale price (across all home types) edged up 3%, to $807,340. As I mentioned last month, prices have been relatively stable over the last...

September 2018 Market Review

September was a decent month for real estate in Toronto. TREB reported 6,455 sales, up 1.9% over September 2017. I'd call that basically flat (i.e. stable). The average sale price hit $796,786, which was up 2.9% year-over-year. That basically the same as the inflation rate (the August...

Summer 2018 Market Review

The summer months are usually relatively quiet in the Toronto real estate market. There are some obvious reasons for that - people change gears and shift their attention to fun activities, and lots of folks take every opportunity to get out of the city. That...