Durham Region Real Estate Market Update - January 2017

By: Jacob Asparian

Durham Region Real Estate Market Update - January 2017

Tags: Durham Region, Durham Region Real Estate, Buy, sell, realtor, soldbyjacob, Keller Williams, Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington, Bowmanville, Courtice, Housing Market, Sellers Market

We’ve seen some pretty unpredictable weather these past couple of weeks! And while nothing beats hibernating on the couch with a cup of coffee and an entire season of your favourite show, hopefully spring will be here before we know it. (Who knows if that groundhog is telling the truth?)   Once again, as expected, we have a particularly tight sellers-market in Durham Region, which means...Read More

Do I Really Need a Home Inspection? | SoldByJacob Vlog #2

By: Jacob Asparian

Do I Really Need a Home Inspection? | SoldByJacob Vlog #2

Tags: Real estate, home inspections, housing, buying, selling, housing market, durham region real estate, Sold By Jacob, Keller Williams, Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington

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Don't Quit Your Day Dream: Achieving Your Home Ownership Goals

By: Jacob Asparian

Don't Quit Your Day Dream: Achieving Your Home Ownership Goals

Tags: oshawa realtor, real estate, durham region, home ownership, real estate market, home buying, dream home, bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens, housing prices, property, investment property, buying, selling, Sold By Jacob, Keller Williams, Durham Region real estate, Ajax, Pickering, Whitby, Oshawa, Clarington

The first step in buying your dream home is to determine what exactly your “dream home” is and what that means to you. Are you looking for a spacious home in the suburbs with a big backyard that your family can grow into? A modern condo that fits your active lifestyle? Or do you simply feel it’s time to upgrade from an apartment to something bigger? Maybe you’re looking to ...Read More

Is The Real Estate Market About to Crash!? | SoldByJacob Vlog #1

By: Jacob Asparian

Is The Real Estate Market About to Crash!? | SoldByJacob Vlog #1

Tags: Sold By Jacob, Real Estate, Housing, Buying, Selling, Home Buying, Property, Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Expert, Real Estate Market, Mortgages, Property Prices, Durham Region, GTA

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Home Inspections 101: What You Should Know

By: Jacob Asparian

Home Inspections 101: What You Should Know

Tags: oshawa realtor, Sold By Jacob, Home Inspections, Real Estate, Buying, Selling, Housing, Home Buying, Property, Invest, Homes, Real Estate Experts, Durham Region Homes, Realtor, Keller Williams, Durham Region, Oshawa, Whitby, Ajax, Pickering, Clarington, Real Estate Solutions, Real Estate Broker

A home is one of the biggest investments that you’ll make in your lifetime, so its important to have it inspected by a professional either before you choose to purchase it, or before you plan on putting it on the market to sell. While every homeowner may not be completely in-the-loop when it comes to knowing what to look for, your home inspector should be.     No home is perfect, a...Read More

By: Jacob Asparian

Durham Region Real Estate Market Update - December 2017

Tags: Homes in Oshawa, Whitby, Bowmanville, Courtice, Pickering, Ajax, Real Estate, Buy, Sell, Realtor, SoldbyJacob, Keller Williams

Alright! Welcome back everyone! Now that the holidays are behind us and we are under way the New Year, I figured we could go over some stats. Fun! Fun! Right!?    Looks as though the trend will continue. Sellers market is was the story for the entire year and ended on that note.   The number of active listings has decreased by 2%.      On the flip side, sales were u...Read More

The Durham Realty Report- December 2016

By: Jacob Asparian

The Durham Realty Report- December 2016

Tags: Homes in Durham Region, Oshawa, Whitby, Ajax, Pickering, Bowmanville, Courtice

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Durham Region Real Estate Market Update – October 2016

By: Jacob Asparian

Durham Region Real Estate Market Update – October 2016

Tags: Homes in Durham Region

  Is everyone getting excited for Christmas!? I know market stats must be low on the list of what you’re thinking about but here it goes!     We have a particularly tight sellers-market in Durham Region, which means inventory is still very low.   The number of active listings has decreased by 3.0%, with MOI (months of inventory) at an all time low of 1.0 mo...Read More

The REAL Reason Real Estate Prices Keep Going Up!

By: Jacob Asparian

The REAL Reason Real Estate Prices Keep Going Up!

Tags: Homes in Durham, Homes in Toronto, Real Estate, House Prices, Affordable Housing, Real Estate Sales

  So this graph will give you a pretty clear indication as to where we are in the real estate cycle. Sales are up over 20% over the last year and listings are down 37%. The media keeps covering the issue of rising prices in Toronto and Vancouver and most have attributed it to the foreign buyers (which helped implement the Foreign Buyer Tax) but no one is talking about the biggest issue at...Read More

Durham Region Real Estate Market Update – September

By: Jacob Asparian

Durham Region Real Estate Market Update – September

Tags: DURHAM REGION HOMES, OSHAWA HOMES, BOWMANVILLE HOMES, COURTICE HOMES, WHITBY HOMES, AJAX HOMES, PICKERING HOMES, REAL ESTATE, REAL ESTATE AGENT, REALTOR, BROKER, KELLER WILLIAMS, SOLDBYJACOB, OSHAWA REAL ESTATE AGENT, WHITBY REAL ESTATE AGENT, PICKERING REAL ESTATE AGENT, AJAX REAL ESTATE AGENT, DURHAM REGION REAL ESTATE AGENT

    Hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. Now that the turkey hangovers are wearing off, let us take a look at the fall stats. As expected, September continued with the same intensity that the summer ended on.   We have an extremely tight sellers-market in Durham Region, which means inventory is super low. This can be attributed to a variety of reasons, which we will save for ano...Read More