Posted on March 4, 2016 at 8:27 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

We are so happy to introduce the newest member of our team, Peter Woolcott. Peter brings an honest and outgoing energy to everything he does, and real estate is no exception. A licensed full-time Realtor®, Peter has literally been immersed in the real estate industry his entire life and has learned the hard work and… Read more »

Posted on January 8, 2016 at 9:07 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Thank you for helping us protect the Canadian Dream On December 1, 2015, the Government of Ontario announced that it would not be extending Municipal Land Transfer Tax powers to municipalities. In doing so, the province has protected the Canadian Dream of homeownership for future generations. This was due in large part to the thousands… Read more »

Posted on January 8, 2016 at 9:03 pm by & filed under Buying a Home.

Have you heard about the new 10% minimum down payment rule? The Ministry of Finance has announced a new update to the down payment rules. Starting February 15th, 2016, the minimum down payment for homes over $500,000 has been increased to 10%. If you’re looking for a home under $500,000 you will not be impacted… Read more »

Posted on November 16, 2015 at 8:23 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home, Selling your Home.

If you’ve been contemplating selling your home for some time, you may be wondering whether or not now is a good time to put your house on the market. After all, we are now well into the fall season, kids are settled back in school and the Christmas season is not far off. But one… Read more »

Posted on September 10, 2015 at 7:09 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home.

Home design trends take time to mature, to come into their own season. And yet, ranch style homes have stood the test of time. Ranch style, also known as “Ramblers” in some parts of the United States date back to the 1920s, yet they gained their popularity during the post-World War II home construction. It… Read more »

Posted on April 13, 2015 at 8:58 pm by & filed under Burlington.

In 2014 Burlington Ontario was ranked the 5th best city to live in the entire country, measured by MoneySense. This top-ranked city is classified as medium-sized with a population of approximately 165,000 people. Burlington real estate is very much in demand as a result. Burlington Geography Living in Burlington gives community members a chance to… Read more »

Posted on March 3, 2015 at 3:19 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home, Open Houses, Waterdown.

It’s official – February is over, which means we can finally say goodbye to a month that certainly felt infinitely longer than its short 28 days. Yes, the official coldest month ever is over! We at the Woolcott team are spending no time dawdling in looking to the future – yes, that means March Break… Read more »

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 5:00 pm by & filed under Burlington, Buying a Home, Open Houses, Waterdown.

The Woolcott team is hosting five open houses this weekend across Flamborough, Waterdown and Ancaster this Sunday, March 1st, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.! It’s the perfect opportunity to learn about the real estate market. To stay up-to-date on all that we do and on new posts, please follow us on Twitter at… Read more »