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2015 Year in Review

Posted on January 19, 2016 by Ben Sage in Market, Real Estate, Woodstock Ontario Real Estate

2015 Woodstock Residential Real Estate Market at a Glance Summary 2015 was a breakthrough year for residential real estate in Woodstock. The overall market trend all year long has been consistent demand and low inventory.  During the year, 957 residential properties were listed for sale on the MLS® system, and 696 of them sold. That […]

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Prime Upgrade Opportunity Exists in Woodstock

Posted on October 3, 2013 by Ben Sage in Buyer, Investment Real Estate, Market, Selling, Woodstock Ontario Real Estate Stats

It’s time for a re-cap of the September 2013 sales numbers in the Woodstock, Ontario Real Estate Market. Tight Supply rules the lower price ranges, anywhere under $300,000, homes that are listed are selling in good time.  As usual, there remains a distinct line above the $300,000 mark where the “temperature” of the Woodstock Real […]

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Canadian Real Estate Markets set for Moderate Growth in 2013

Posted on November 14, 2012 by Ben Sage in First Time Buyer, Investment Real Estate, Market, Real Estate, remax a-b realty, Woodstock Ontario Real Estate

Moderation—not correction—on tap for Canadian housing markets in 2013, says RE/MAX Mississauga, ON (November 14, 2012) — Canadian real estate markets demonstrated remarkable resilience in 2012—with home sales up or on par in 65 per cent of major centres—despite considerable headwinds in terms of tighter financing and economic uncertainty abroad.  The trend is expected to continue, […]

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Chicken Little and Media…

Posted on August 4, 2010 by Ben Sage in House for Sale, Market, Woodstock Ontario Real Estate, Woodstock Realtor

If you’re anything like me, you’re a compulsive news reader. I have a love-hate relationship with news-media. I feel it is very important to be in touch with the world around me, as it impacts my business on a day-to-day basis, as well as shaping the future of my marketing avenues, and business planning, however, […]

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How to Hire a home inspector – courtesy CBC news

Posted on January 4, 2010 by Ben Sage in Ben Sage, Home Inspector, Market, Ontario, Woodstock, Woodstock Real Estate

Here’s a great article regarding Home Inspectors posted today on CBC NEWS. The home inspection business got a big black eye in November 2009 when a British Columbia judge ordered an inspector, Imre Toth, to pay $192,000 in compensation to some homeowners after they sued him for failing to identify major problems. The issues in […]

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RBC drops fixed interest rates

Posted on November 19, 2009 by Ben Sage in Market, Mortage, New Home, Ontario, Woodstock, Woodstock Real Estate

From Corey Cunningham, RBC Mortgage Specialist With all the news lately about mortgage rates on the verge of climbing, I am very happy to report that rates have dropped for most of our fixed rate terms. Variable closed remains very popular amongst most clients at PRIME (2.25%). Our most attractive fixed rate term I suggest […]

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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 Dr – New Bungalow with Loft! Amazing home!!

Posted on October 5, 2009 by Ben Sage in Ben Sage, Home, House, Market, Mortage, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, Woodstock

MLS # 61-882 (realtor.ca link) Asking $299,900 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 master bedroom […]

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Bank of Canada keeps key rate unchanged

Posted on September 10, 2009 by Ben Sage in Assitance, Ben Sage, Buyer, Goverment, Government, government programs, Home Reno Tax Credit, Market, ON, Ontario, Oxford County, Real Estate, Realtor, remax woodstock, Representative, Woodstock

Reprinted courtesy of CBC NEWS The Bank of Canada left its key overnight interest rate unchanged Thursday as it again warned that a high Canadian dollar poses a risk to economic recovery. The target for the overnight rate will remain at 0.25 per cent. Economists had expected no change. The central bank also reiterated its […]

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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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