Guelph Investment Properties Guelph investment properties, let the story begin.... Every year starting in January there is a sudden demand for student housing in Guelph Ontario. This when students know that they have to start looking for the best accommodations for the following school year. Although this annual ritual may seem very strange to the average citizen who assumes that August is when … [Read more...]
Real Estate News in Guelph
Guelph is always changing. Please enjoy these present and past articles that have been compiled over time. Keep us in mind when thinking about real estate.
Increase to Minimum Down Payments Today, the government announced its intent to raise the minimum down payment requirements on homes valued over $500,000. Requirements will remain at 5 per cent down payment for homes under 500,000. Any amount over $500,000 will require a 10 per cent down payment. For example a $700,000 home will require a $45,000 down payment, 5 per cent on $500,000 and 10 per … [Read more...]
Pie Shaped Lots Are Hard to Find Everybody loves a good pie. I love this time of year because my mother makes the best apple pie ever. When it comes to homes in Guelph, I love pie shaped lots! The first rule of real estate is to buy what cannot change, and in this case you cannot change the lot size! They just don't make many large lots any more. Builders try to get the most value per square … [Read more...]
Keys Crescent Home Hits The Market Homes on Keys Crescent don't come on the market very often. Take the time out of your day to come view this special 4 bedroom home. This particular home features large principal rooms with rich hardwood floors. A natural blend of a traditional floor plan with open concept is often sought after. The extra care taken in this Pidel built home is evident … [Read more...]
What Was So Special About This Real Estate Ad? People often get worked up when they see an advertisement that hits a nerve. They begin to post comments, some bad and some good! This is precisely what we want. It really doesn't matter what kind of attention our real estate ad gets, we just want attention. We figure most people have brains enough to discern a good product or service despite what … [Read more...]
I love when our politicians speak out to promote our city and the good things that are happening. It is even cooler that he is using social media to do that! The Metal Works project is one that I have been excited about for a long time. It is finally coming to a reality! I can imagine myself in 10 years once the entire project is complete, strolling down the waterfront walkways, grabbing a … [Read more...]