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Yard Sale for the Cure 2012 COMING SOON!

Posted on March 14, 2012 by Ben Sage in Agent, Assitance, Flat Fee, Flat Fee Woodstock, Home Inspector, MLS, remax a-b realty, remax woodstock, Woodstock Homes, Woodstock Real Estate, Yard Sale for the Cure

Hello Friends, If you’re anything like me, you’ve started (or are at least THINKING about starting) your spring cleanup.  Sorting through stuff that’s been hanging around for a while, thinking of what to get rid of and what to hang on to for another year. I’d like to ask that as you’re cleaning / tidying […]

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The United Way Year End Drive

Posted on November 3, 2009 by Ben Sage in Agent, Ben Sage, Oxford County, Real Estate, United Way, Woodstock Real Estate

Hello Everyone! One of the benchmarks of the health of a community is the ability of the United Way to reach its yearly target. In previous years the real estate sector has not been a strong contributor to the yearly campaign. I plan to change that!! I am personally pledging to donate $50 per closing […]

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New Listing – 585 Sales Dr

Posted on October 29, 2009 by Ben Sage in Agent, Ben Sage, Home, House, Low-Maintenance, Market, Mortage, New Home, ON, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, remax a-b realty, Woodstock

Realtor.ca link – MLS #63-341 This is a gorg­eous, well appointed, open concept home, close to 401/403, in immediate vicinity of the new Woodstock Hospital, close to parks and shopping and with all the amenities desired by the modern family. At only 1 year young, this nearly-new home has only been nicely broken in. With […]

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New Listing – 597 Sales Drive

Posted on October 29, 2009 by Ben Sage in Agent, Ben Sage, First, First Time Buyer, Hardwood, Home, House, Low-Maintenance, Moving, New Home, ON, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate

Realtor.ca link RealTour.ca Virtual Tour (Derek McGrath’s Virtual Tour!) This gorgeous new quality built 2150 sq ft Bungalow is waiting for you! The gorgeous stone exterior is just a hint of the quality found in this home! Inside you will find an amazing, open concept floor plan with dramatic vaulted ceilings, a large main floor […]

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Haggling over your first mortgage – Courtesy of The Globe and Mail

Posted on September 30, 2009 by Ben Sage in Advice, advice for realtors, Agent, Ben Sage, First Time Buyer, House, Mortage, ON, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, remax woodstock, Woodstock

Reprinted courtesy of Paul Brent and The Globe and Mail Original Article Here Special to The Globe and Mail Last updated on Wednesday, Sep. 30, 2009 07:08AM EDT Building Blocks, a special web series geared towards educating young Canadian families about various personal finance topics, launches today on the globe investor personal finance site. Check […]

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Government softens impact of HST on new housing

Posted on September 9, 2009 by Ben Sage in advice for realtors, Agent, Ben Sage, Buyer, House, Market, Moving, ON, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, Rebate, remax woodstock, Representative, Tax

Reprinted courtesy of CREA The Government of Ontario is proposing two measures that will soften the impact of the harmonized sales tax (HST) on new housing. The HST was introduced in the 2009 Ontario Budget. Under the first measure, the province proposes to enhance the new home HST rebate so that itwould be calculated as […]

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Housing affordability improves, RBC says

Posted on September 9, 2009 by Ben Sage in Advice, Agent, Ben Sage, Goverment, Government, government programs, House, Market, Moving, ON, Ontario, Real, Real Estate, Realtor, remax a-b realty, remax woodstock, Representative, Woodstock

Reprinted courtesy of cbcnews.ca It’s becoming easier to carry the costs of home ownership in Canada, but a survey by RBC Economics on housing affordability suggests this may be as good as it’s going to get. Home ownership became more affordable in the second quarter, the bank said Wednesday. It was the fifth straight quarter […]

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Announcing the launch of our amazing new website!

Posted on September 8, 2009 by Ben Sage in Agent, Buyer, First, First Time Buyer, Home Reno Tax Credit, House, Moving, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, Woodstock

Woodstock/Stratford/St.Mary’s is proud to announce the launch of our new brokerage website! Check it out here -> Remax a-b Realty Ltd This post originated at my website, located at www.bensage.com

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I called it! Stephen Harper planning to use YOUR TAX DOLLARS as a bargaining chip in fall election

Posted on September 3, 2009 by Ben Sage in Agent, Government, Harper, Home Reno Tax Credit, Ontario, Real Estate, Realtor, Tax, Woodstock

I called this months ago! As soon as I “discovered” that the “Home Reno Tax Credit” that has been touted as one of the saving graces of local economies across Canada, was not actually Law. My prediction was that this absolute tax break was going to resurface as a hot-button election issue, and here it […]

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Oxford County Affordable Housing Program

Posted on September 1, 2009 by Ben Sage in Advice, Agent, Assitance, Buyer, First Time Buyer, Oxford County, Real Estate, Woodstock

Just a quick reminder about the Oxford County Affordable Housing Program that’s being offered again to buyers who are currently renting. A few key highlights from the program are: 10% gifted down payment (non-repayable if they own the home for 20 years or more) Maximum combined household income cannot exceed $74,300 The house must be […]

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