By: Mike Kowalski

Real Estate Market Update For Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington - 052021

Tags: HOME BUYERS, HOME SELLERS, SELLING YOUR HOME, HOME SALES, BUYING A HOME, REAL ESTATE MARKET, GTA HOUSING MARKET

This real estate update will give you an insider's look at the current Monthly Real Estate Trends for the Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington areas.  These Snapshots show the Average Home Sale Price and Year-to-Date Summary as of May 2021. Now, while you may not be listing your home right away, finding out the current value now can help you determine what you are doin...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

New Mortgage Regulations Coming Into Effect

Tags: Mortgages, Mortgage Regulations, Home Buyer, Buying A Home, GTA Real Restate

*As announced by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions, June 1st, 2021 a new minimum qualifying rate will be used for mortgages. The revised rate for both insured and conventional mortgage rates will be the greater of the contract rate plus 2% or 5.25%.  How does this impact us? All live deals submitted prior to June 1, 2021, will be qualified using the current qualifyin...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Kowalski Realty News Issue 2105

Tags: Real Estate News

  052021 KRT Newsletter...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Should You Worry About Competition?

Tags: Home Buyers, Buying A Home, GTA Housing Market

Buying a home is different than purchasing most other “products” in one important respect: agreeing to the price tag doesn’t guarantee you’ll get the property! There may be competing offers. Fortunately, there is plenty that can be done to increase your chances of getting the home you want.  The most effective strategy is to be proactive. Get alerted to and go to see...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Retiring Soon? It May Be Time To Sell NOW!

Tags: Retirement, Downsizing, Home Sellers, Empty Nester

If you’re thinking of retiring soon, now may be a great time to start thinking about selling your home! Interest rates and housing inventory are low, meaning many sellers are receiving multiple offers on their homes. Suburban homes especially are in high demand with people looking for more yard space to enjoy from the comfort of their own homes. Homes and neighbourhoods with amenities such ...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Tips To Staging Your Home On A Budget

Tags: Staging Tips, Home Staging, Home Sellers, Selling Your Home

You don’t have to be a professional to create an atmosphere that appeals to buyers. Cover the five basic steps below to stage your home without spending a fortune. Declutter The first step of staging is always decluttering. Think of your house as a model home. Having a lot of stuff in your house makes it hard for buyers to imagine their own things there. Clear out anything that you don&rsqu...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

5 Household Hazards Hidden In Plain Sight

Tags: Household Hazards, Home Owner, Home Ownership, Owning a Home

Your health and the health of your loved ones are one of the most important factors you have to account for each day. However, even the most conscientious person can overlook some of these potentially lethal household hazards. Carbon Monoxide An odourless, colourless gas, carbon monoxide is almost impossible to detect without a carbon monoxide alarm. Prevent headaches, dizziness, weakness, shortn...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Real Estate Market Update For Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington - 042021

Tags: HOME BUYERS, HOME SELLERS, SELLING YOUR HOME, HOME SALES, BUYING A HOME, REAL ESTATE MARKET, GTA HOUSING MARKET

This real estate update will give you an insider's look at the current Monthly Real Estate Trends for the Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington areas.  These Snapshots show the Average  Home Sale Price and Year-to-Date Summary as of April 2021. Now, while you may not be listing your home right away, finding out the current value now can help you dete...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Kowalski Realty News Issue 2104

Tags: Real Estate News

042021 KRT Newsletter...Read More

By: Mike Kowalski

Real Estate Market Update For Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington

Tags: Real Estate Market Update, HOME BUYERS, HOME SELLERS, SELLING YOUR HOME, HOME SALES, BUYING A HOME, REAL ESTATE MARKET, GTA HOUSING MARKET

This real estate update will give you an insider's look at the current Monthly Real Estate Trends for the Mississauga, Central Toronto, Oakville and Burlington areas.  These Snapshots show the Average  Home Sale Price and Year-to-Date Summary as of March 2021. Now, while you may not be listing your home right away, finding out the current value now can help you dete...Read More