Monthly Archives: November 2009

Christmas events for the whole family!

As the Christmas season approaches, you may be looking for some festive activities to get you into the holiday spirit.  Here is a list of events that you and your family can enjoy throughout the Hamilton-Burlington region.  HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Christmas at Ruthven November 1 – December 20 www.ruthvenpark.ca/events.html Hamilton Santa Claus Parade November 14, 2(…)

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McGuinty rejects public hearings on HST; expects new tax to be election issue

There’s no need for the Ontario government to hold public hearings on its plan to harmonize the provincial sales tax with the GST next July, Premier Dalton McGuinty said Wednesday, adding that voters can pass judgment on the issue in the 2011 provincial election. Basically, McGuinty is telling the public he plans to ram this(…)

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Real Estate Sales Stats for October

Sales Stats for October                              Sales      Volume                 Average      Days on Market   Burlington    138        $57,001,040      $413,051             40  Milton            151         $53,236,288       $354,241             18 Oakville         301        $181,070,315     $600,705           32 Sales Stats to Date  Burlington    1397     $536,766,045     $384,228            46 Milton            1601      $552,479,031     $344,653            30 Oakville         2869     $1,495,912,372  $521,224            41    Sales Stats for October Comparing 2009 to 2008.                                                   Units       Average(…)

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New HST Means Big Tax Increase for Buyers, Sellers and Home Owners

Effective July 1, 2010, home buyers and sellers will pay 8 per cent more on legal fees, appraisals, real estate commissions, home inspection fees, and moving costs, adding about $1,500 in new taxes to the average residential real estate transaction in Ontario. For homeowners the HST will also add hundreds of dollars in additional tax(…)

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Burlington’s Holiday House Tour This Weekend!

The Junior League of Hamilton-Burlington is holding their annual house tour to raise money for the various projects they take on.  It is a wonderful event to help support a wonderful organization.  The holiday season gets underway in style once again November 13, 14 and 15, 2009, when four distinctive Hamilton and Burlington homes, on(…)

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Stunning Orchard Home – SOLD In Just 12 Hours!

Stunning Orchard Home – SOLD In Just 12 Hours!

SOLD - 2101 NOVIS WAY Just put up the SOLD stickers on this great property in Burlington, Ontario.  If you are thinking about getting some SOLD stickers put up on your property, all you have to do is give me a call! LIST WITH ME AND GET HOME STAGING FOR FREE!!! As part of my full(…)

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Stunning Orchard Beauty Just Listed – $439,900

Stunning Orchard Beauty Just Listed – $439,900

Looking for a home in the beautiful Burlington Orchard?  Visit www.2101noviswy.com to see if this is what you have been looking for! Stunning Orchard Home! 9’ ceilings in this beautifully renovated 2000ft2 Mattamy home. A spacious Master with updated ensuite and walk-in closet. 3 bed/3 bath. Kitchen with updated island and breakfast bar. Walk out(…)

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SOLD – Headon Forest Beauty! $330,000!

SOLD – Headon Forest Beauty! $330,000!

Immaculate home on a premium pie shaped lot at the end of a court.  3 bedroom, 3 bathroom beauty!  Large master bedroom with ensuite and walk-in closet.  Eat-in kitchen, Separate dining room, Main level laundry, and Inside garage access.  Kitchen, basement, 2 bathrooms, and laundry room all renovated within the last 12 months! Landscaped yard,(…)

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