There are plenty of reasons to look forward to 2021, especially when it comes to the home. After a year that guided many of us to spend more time at home, the new year is an opportunity to bring comfort and creativity to our living spaces. From calming Zen room ideas to stylish (and smart) approaches to home office design, here are 15 of the biggest interior design trends predicted to dominate in 2021.
Faris Team CEO and Broker, Mark Faris, says there was a large decrease in new listings and sales in Barrie and Area, Barrie, Essa, Innisfil, Collingwood and Area, Collingwood/Blue Mountains and New Tecumseth. Most areas saw a modest increase in months of inventory but not significant, and this number should start to creep up as we get closer to the end of the year.List-to sale-ratio continues to be high in most areas, reinforcing that this fall is still an ideal time to put your property on the market.
Today’s kitchen is a workhorse of multifunctionality and needs to embrace style and smarts in equal measure to meet the demands of today’s homeowner. Here's a peek into Canadian designer Sarah Richardson's kitchen, which graced the pages of the August issue of Faris Team's Barrie Real Estate Guide.
Article courtesy of Realtor.ca. Many Canadian mortgage holders renew without asking any questions—often receiving a higher rate with a mortgage product that doesn’t suit their needs. Do yourself a favour, and don’t sign a renewal letter without doing your due diligence. Take an assessment of your current situation, put a plan in place, and let the lenders compete for your business to ensure you receive the best mortgage possible. Here’s what you need to consider before renewing your mortgage.
If you are considering putting your house on the market but think fall is not the right time, think again. Spring tends to get bragging rights when it comes to the ideal season to list, but fall, particularly this fall, is a great time to list your home. Here are some key advantages you’ll enjoy when selling your home this autumn:
Faris Team CEO and Broker, Mark Faris, says the Collingwood market has the strongest inventory levels as of last week, but at large, the amount of selection for buyers remains scarce across the region. Each core market reports list-to-sale ratios at over 100%, so if you're in the market to sell, Autumn remains an ideal time.
Faris Team CEO and Broker, Mark Faris, says this week saw a bump in new listings in most areas which has led to an increase in sold properties. Although a week is a short timeline, it's good to see a much-needed increase in inventory.
Buying a home for the first time can feel overwhelming. The Home Buyers' Plan is a great program that helps many first-time buyers. If you're in the market to buy make sure to contact us. We're here to help and make your real estate experience...