In Waterloo Region, those with imminent housing needs may find that a “socially distanced” marketplace can be a good thing.
Dear David, We’ve heard that real estate is an essential service. If we planned on moving this year, should we get our house on the market now? What is the market is going to do? – ANXIOUS DEAR ANXIOUS: While real estate services have been deemed essential, it is not business as usual for Realtors.
Dear David, We’re ready to start looking for our first home. We want to purchase in next 3 to 6 months. We have a 5 percent down payment saved but are not sure where to go from here. – NEW TO THE MARKET DEAR MARKET: Congratulations on your decision to buy a home. Getting a
Dear David, We own a rental property and just had a long-term tenant move out. Can we increase the rent? – LONELY LANDLORD DEAR LONELY: The quick answer is yes. As a residential property owner, the loss of a long-term tenant can actually be a good thing. When a client tells me their rental property