WOOLCOTT - Real Estate Agent Fees

Posted on May 16, 2019 at 6:59 pm by & filed under Buying a Home, Real Estate Agents, Selling your Home.

Over the years, our team has fielded a lot of questions about real estate commissions. As agents, how big is our cut? What services do our fees pay for? And what’s to stop our clients from getting rid of the middleman and going it alone? The truth is, some people decide to navigate real estate… Read more »

Where To Eat in Hamilton: Our Top 5 Picks | Woolcott Realty Inc.

Posted on April 30, 2019 at 12:49 pm by & filed under Lifestyle.

Hamilton is known for many things. Its growing music and arts and scene. Its mix of big-city convenience and small-town charm. And, of course, the naturally beautiful landscapes that surround it. But there’s one major perk of living here that many outsiders aren’t aware of—the incredible restaurants. A complete tour of our city’s eateries would… Read more »

The Woolcott Team Sponsors Packer | National Service Dogs (NSD)

Posted on April 17, 2019 at 9:56 am by & filed under Buying a Home.

The Woolcott Team is thrilled to introduce Packer, the newest addition to the area’s top-selling real estate team! Packer is a 14-week-old service dog-in-training with National Service Dogs (NSD), who after 2 years of training, will hope to become a service dog for a child with autism or an individual suffering from PTSD. “When the… Read more »

5 Simple Tips For Boosting Spring Curb Appeal | Woolcott Realty Inc.

Posted on April 12, 2019 at 3:35 pm by & filed under Selling your Home.

Hoping to make a quick and profitable home sale this spring? Try these simple, budget-friendly tips to boost your curb appeal and attract more buyers… It happens every year. The weather warms up, and buyers start flooding the market in search of their dream homes. With so many house hunters out searching, spring is a… Read more »

WOOLCOTT - Upsizing 101 (1)

Posted on April 1, 2019 at 3:25 pm by & filed under Moving.

Buying a house is a huge milestone—one that’s definitely worth getting excited about. There are many moments of joy on the road to moving into your first single-family home, and there are few things we enjoy more than helping new buyers discover them. At the same time, we’ve seen enough people move from condos to… Read more »

Tips to Running a Successful Realty Team | Woolcott Real Estate

Posted on March 28, 2019 at 4:52 pm by & filed under Real Estate Agents.

Originally published by REP Magazine on Feb 18, 2019 Running a successful realty team requires time and dedication—expect a functional operation to take between three and five years—and Drew Woolcott of the REMAX Escarpment Woolcott Realty Inc. has some tips to share. Woolcott Realty did 390 transactions in 2018, no small feat for 22-agent team, and… Read more »

Location Vs. Size: Do Home Buyers Have to Compromise?

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 8:06 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Trying to decide between buying a spacious home and living in a great location? The good news is, you don’t have to choose. If you’re a die-hard Torontonian, you may be hesitant to consider homes outside the limits of your beloved city. There’s a common misconception that home buyers have two options: purchase a small… Read more »

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Posted on March 6, 2019 at 9:02 pm by & filed under Buying a Home, Real Estate Agents, Selling your Home.

As we head into the spring market, it’s time to take a look at how the real estate market fared in the deep freeze of February. In February 2019, there were 735 reported residential sales by the REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington, a slight drop of four per cent year-over-year. “What’s really interesting, however, is the… Read more »

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Posted on February 27, 2019 at 2:22 pm by & filed under Real Estate Agents, Selling your Home, Staging.

Staging can be a major asset when selling a home.  An effective staging job will help potential buyers envision themselves living in a space. Staging typically entails an initial consult with stagers. From this consult, they then declutter, rearrange and add or remove furniture to a space to cast a home in its best light…. Read more »