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YOUR LOCAL REAL ESTATE STATS
The total number of units sold in Georgetown for the first two months of this year has declined slightly from 94 to 92 units, however the average sale price has increased an impressive 11.6% over the same time last year. Acton and Rural Halton Hills have not faired as well unfortunately, with a combined decline of 5.5% in the average sale price even though the number of units sold has only dropped by 1 and 2 units respectively. Georgetown's positve numbers have helped to bolster Halton Hills 8.6% increase over YTD 2013.
Click bar graph to view YTD real estate stats for Halton Hills.
According to the Bank of Canada's governor, Stephen Poloz, long term rates may be on the rise. Click on the link above to view CBC interview.
What Is It Going To Cost Me To Buy/Sell My Home?
Obviously the largest component of purchasing a home is the mortgage. However, there are additional costs associated with buying and selling a home that have to be considered as well.
Buyers should budget approximately 2-3% of the purchase price for closing costs.
Click on the link below for a list of some of the major expenses associated with purchasing and selling a home:
Costs Related To A Real Estate Transaction
WHY USE A REALTORŪ?
Maybe you're buying a home for the first time; or maybe you have purchased many homes in your lifetime. Whether new or experienced, using a Realtor ensures the transaction is completed competently and professionally. You don't have to worry about the details - your REALTOR® can take care of them for you. You can get advice from someone with an intimate knowledge of the local housing market, and you can count on the help of a professional who has committed to serve you with integrity and competence.
When you first meet with one of the L & L Real Estate Team, they will take the time to get to know you, your situation and your requirements. We want all parties to feel comfortable with each other before moving forward in the process; establishing a good working relationship is the first step towards a successful transaction.
WHY DO I NEED TO SIGN A BUYER AGENCY AGREEMENT?
L & L Real Estate Team
Royal LePage Meadowtowne Realty
"We contribute a portion of every Buy/Sale to the Local Women's Shelter."