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March Is Fraud Prevention Month

House Fraud is one of the largest in Canada.

This is largely due to the high value of our homes.                                                            Fraud and Identity Theft

Do you think it’s impossible that your house could be sold without your knowledge?

Wrong! It happens more than you can imagine.

Its starts with Identity Fraud and that leads to Housing Fraud.

This week you will learn how to protect yourself.

The following article is courtesy of RECO. Real estate Council of Ontario.

Fraud and Identity Theft.

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Open House – 29 Ashdale Cres. Bowmanville.

Open House

This coming Sunday March 9th Patricai Bobyk of Remax Jazz

is holding an Open House at

29 Ashdale Cresent Bowmanville.

View Patricia’s Tour of this exceptional home! 

Front Door

   Patricia Bobyk

Visit Patricia’s site for more listings! 


What Will 2014 Bring to the Housing Market?

From Tighter lending guidelines to Credit Unions stealing market share.

We are bringing you the top 5 predictions for the housing and mortgage

market in 2014. mortgage predications 2014

The Globe and Mail provides insight into what we should expect.

Read the full article here.

When it comes to sound mortgage advice and great rates, our customs turn to our team of knowledgeable and experienced Mortgage Agents. Shouldn’t you?

What are your thoughts on the predictions. Use our handy form to leave a comment.

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How High Can They Go?

 Today’s Announcement by the Bank of Canada will do nothing to keep the rising prices at bay.

GTA Home SalesHome Sellers in Toronto aren’t complaining about the ongoing increase in prices in the GTA according to The Globe and Mail, as a matter of fact prices are up 115 over the same time last year. The fact is its tougher for Home Buyers with homes being so much less affordable. TREB also notes that the volume of home sales have increased over last year with the GTA Condo Market continuing to demonstrate strong sales. Low interest rates are likely the thing prompting buyers to take part in such a high priced marketplace. With recent reports indicating that a soft economy will cause the Bank of Canada to hold rates until well into 2015 we will have to see if the prices will continue their climb. Get a same day pre-approval, apply now.

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Durham Region Real Estate News.

Strong Sales, Stronger Price Gains!

If there’s been slow down in the real estate market in October then Durham Region Realtors haven’t been told about it!

In comparison to last year’s sales for the month DRAR reported 924 transaction compared to 849 in 2012. That’s an increase of 9%

The overall sales for the year have been a bit slower with a 3% reduction in sales. To date last year there were 9,432 sales and this year there were 9,152. Not a very significant change.

While the number of sales for the year are down slightly, the dollar volumes is up 17% indicating that prices are still increasing in Durham. for all the monthly stats from the Region.