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A Strong and Steady April for KW Real Estate

The local real estate market has remained extremely strong through the month of April, but has shown some signs of levelling off. While the stats still show a huge increase year over year, the numbers are fairly stable when viewed month to month. For example, the average residential home sold ...

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March Madness in the KW Real Estate Market

More records were smashed in the local real estate market in March! There were 993 residential homes sold, which is the highest number of monthly sales in history. To put that number in perspective, the previous 10-year average for March is 552 homes sold. And, the previous record for monthly ...

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February Brings Winter Heat to the Local Real Estate Market

Kitchener-Waterloo’s hot real estate market has continued its record-breaking run, bringing in some wild stats for the month of February. With demand remaining high amidst low supply, competition has driven prices to levels we have never before seen in our region. Case in point, February ended with just 295 homes ...

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2021 Starts Off With a Bang in KW Real Estate

2021 got off to a roaring start in the Kitchener-Waterloo real estate market, showing no signs of letting up on the growth of the previous year. Typically a slow month, this January bucked the trend with 351 units sold, which is 24.9% more than the same month last year. The ...

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December Caps Off a Big Year in Local Real Estate

December was another busy month for home sales in Kitchener-Waterloo, capping off a memorable and dynamic 2020 for local real estate. While the first half of the year lagged due to the pandemic, the second half roared back and then some, setting sales records for six consecutive months. When all ...

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Local Real Estate Market Remains Strong in November 2020

November 2020 was a record-setting month in more ways than one! With long stretches of soaring temperatures, jackets were optional for much of the month, perfect for taking full advantage of pandemic-safe outdoor fun. It wasn’t just the temperatures that stayed high; the real estate market in Kitchener-Waterloo remained hot, ...

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October’s Local Real Estate Market Remains Strong

The stats are in for October’s real estate sales in Waterloo Region, and it was another record-setting month in our local market. October 2020 saw 691 residential home sales in the region through MLS, up 28% over the same period last year, and the most ever on record for the ...

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September a Big Month for Real Estate in KW

September’s weather may have started to cool off, but the real estate market in Waterloo Region was hotter than ever! Home sales in the region saw record-breaking numbers, with a whopping 758 homes sold through MLS in September, the highest one-month tally ever achieved locally for September. With the average ...

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Big Numbers Continue Through April in K-W Real Estate Market

KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (May 3, 2017) ––It was another record setting month for home sales as 766 residential transactions were recorded through the KWAR MLS® System, an increase of 14.3 percent  compared to April 2016. VIEW FULL RELEASE Residential sales in April included 492 detached homes (up 14.7 percent compared to ...

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Market Update – February 2017

Wow! Looks like the “spring market” started early in Waterloo Region this year. It is no secret that we are currently in a seller’s market – there are a lot more buyers than sellers which creates multiple offer situations on the majority of the homes that are selling in Waterloo ...

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