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Tips For Moving with Kids

Let’s face it, moving is hard for everyone. Big moves bring up all sorts of feelings, from stress to uncertainty, and excitement. Luckily, there are a few actions you can take before the big day to make moving with kids easier on them – and you. Little People, Big Dreams Whether you’re hoping to stay…
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Stories from the Grassroots – If Not You, Then Who?

We are excited to introduce our new series of articles - Stories from the Grassroots examining the development history of our myNiagara Online Community Platform. We start by sharing that moment in every Activist's life when they are driven to action by a simple compelling question: If Not You, Then Who? In November 2009, the…
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Market Report: 2020 Year in Review

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 7929 units in  2020. This was an increase of 14% from December 2019. Happy New Year!! The dream of a lifestyle change paired with affordability played a strong role in moving the 12-Month Average Price in Niagara up…
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JUST SOLD! Investment Property on Niagara Wine Route

5204 King St., Beamsville Overview: Well maintained investment property located on the Niagara Wine Route in the vibrant and growing Town of Beamsville , this high traffic location offers quick QEW access with many new residential developments and high profile wineries in the immediate area, Main Floor Commercial Unit Tenant is well established restaurant; two…
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SOLD over List Price! 55 Barron St., Welland

Solid, well-maintained 3 Bedroom Brick Bungalow w/ detached 2 car garage located on a quiet street in mature North Welland neighbourhood. The large 59.6 x 135.8 lot is ideal for those looking to get out of the city, 3 Season Sun room offers extended main floor living space. Fully finished lower level including rec room…
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SOLD! 1139 Balfour St., Fenwick

Chic Urban Living - Fenwick Country Style Upgraded to the max – enjoy country living in chic urban style, one-of-a kind 2 storey semi-detached home with full size ( 22 ft wide) double garage, custom designed for this uniquely private corner lot setting. Spacious, wide floor plan looks and feels like a detached home, Screened…
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SOLD! 2 -25 Meadowvale Drive, Fonthill

Our first #TeamBB sale of the year is on the books. This one was a fully VIRTUAL SALE. All showings were by viewing of online photos and video tour only. Our Digital Marketing drives results - making sure your home stands out from the crowd, with or without showings. Safety is key and virtually selling…
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Emerald Trails Pre-launch Opportunity: Friends and Family Promotion

We are excited to announce that Team Berkhout Bosse has been selected to market Emerald Trails - Fonthill's newest exclusive enclave of luxury Townhomes and Bungalows - Coming Soon! to the former Pelham Arena site a 1120 Haist St., Fonthill. Pre-launch Opportunity: Friends and Family Promotion EMERALD TRAILS Sophisticated one level living with innovative design…
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October 2020 Niagara Real Estate Market Update

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 883 units in October 2020. This was an increase of 39.5% from October 2019. “It's evident the Niagara Region remains at the top of the list for Home Buyers.. Looking year over year the number of new listings…
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REALTORS Care® Week 2020 Virtual Conference on Homelessness

REALTORS Care® Week: November 23-27, 2020 is an annual national week of volunteer service for REALTORS® and a time for the REALTOR® community to raise awareness about important housing and shelter-related issues. The inaugural REALTORS Care® Week took place in November 2019 and saw REALTORS® come together to share the comfort of home in communities from coast to coast. The COVID-19 pandemic…
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The Niagara Real Estate Trends You Need to See

How could the Niagara real estate market be better off today than it was a year ago? It’s just one more thing to add to the growing list of unprecedented phenomena dotting the 2020 timeline. The Canadian economy may be feeling the sting of pandemic-related business closures and job loses, but the housing sector is…
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SOLD! 213 Chantler Rd., Welland

Century farm house close to City and all amenities. This home features a 1.1 acre lot with 235 feet of frontage. Master bedroom on the main floor and 3 bedrooms upstairs. A screened in veranda off the master bedroom to enjoy those summer evenings of peace and quiet. View on MLS
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Housing Market Outlook (Fall 2020)

Canadian housing market expected to remain active for the remainder of 2020 due to pent-up demand and low inventory levels, say RE/MAX brokers and agents Canadians showing more interest in suburban and rural homes for sale, as work and life dynamics shift  Canadian housing prices anticipated to increase by 4.6% in the third and fourth…
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4 Signs It’s Time to Find a New Home

Deciding to sell your home is a big decision that can be an incredibly emotional experience for you and your family. However, it can also be an opportunity to improve your lifestyle and start fresh. If you’re starting to feel the itch to find new surroundings, below are four signs that you might be ready…
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TUESDAY NEWS DAY: Calculating Months of Supply

The term "months of supply" in real estate tells us the time it would take for all the current inventory to sell, if it all sold, at the current rate without new inventory coming on the market. How do we calculate the months of supply? Months of supply is the number of houses currently for…
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Office Space for Lease at Pelham Professional Arts Building

Need a commercial office/work space away from home? Here's a unique opportunity in the Pelham Professional Arts Building centrally located in Downtown Fonthill just steps from Pelham Town Hall. Various size options available to suit your growing business. Unit 101 - 2 Pelham Town Square; 1718 Sq. ft Main floor corner office suite offering a…
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Market Activity Rebounds in May

Sellers and Buyers are confident in the Real Estate Industry Safety Protocols being used to keep Niagara families moving. Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 473 units in May 2020. This was a decrease of 38% from May 2019. “What a difference a month…
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SOLD! 6352 Murray St., Niagara Falls

Super cute & affordable! Perfect for investment, first time home buyer or retirees; well-maintained 2 bedroom house, with detached 1 1/2 car garage situated on private 125 deep lot in mature treed neighbourhood. compact 515 sq. ft layout, full basement, breaker panel. Property Type: Single Family Property Tax: $1566.00 (2019) MLS® #: 30806575 Ownership-Type: Freehold…
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RE/MAX IS THERE: Buying and Selling a Home during Unusual Times

With the initial uncertainty of COVID-19 now passed, we are moving into a new phase wherein people are adjusting to and embracing a new sense of normalcy. Having been deemed an essential service from the onset of COVID-19 government-mandated restrictions, RE/MAX continues to be there for people who need to buy or sell a home. As RE/MAX Agents…
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Local Home Prices Holding Steady During Pandemic

Curious how the Niagara Real Estate Market is being impacted by the pandemic? Here's a 1st look at APRIL 2020 Niagara Market Statistics. Total residential sales of 216 units is DOWN 65% from 614 sales recorded in April 2019. New Listings for the month DROPPED 52% from 1013 in April 2019 to 486 in April…
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Not Business As Usual

Dear friends of Team Berkhout Bosse – please be advised that during the Province’s COVID-19 State of Emergency our business is operating in full compliance with the Advisory Notice published March 24th, 2020 by the Ontario Real Estate Association. (as posted below) While real estate agents are included on the essential service list this pertains…
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The New Virtual Reality of Real Estate

Social distancing has us all pressing pause, letting go of priorities in favour of time spent indoors, connected only though our screens. Alas, in the real estate market, even amid a global pandemic, there are still sellers who need to sell, and buyers who need to buy. Lucky for us, in this age of technology,…
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Canadian Real Estate Association COVID-19 Update: Collaboration with the Government

Information related to the efforts to mitigate the outbreak of COVID-19 is constantly evolving. First and foremost, we recommend REALTOR®members follow the guidelines and precautions set by Canada’s public health authorities. See Health Canada’s website for comprehensive coverage. In ongoing discussions with government officials from various departments and agencies, we continue to emphasize the unique…
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SOLD! 87 Abbott Place, Fonthill

Unique & Chic! Bungaloft end unit freehold townhome with double wide private driveway and double car garage. Nearly NEW (Built in 2015) featuring an open floor plan with two master bedroom suite options - one on the main level and one in the loft; Vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors throughout, Kitchen has large centre island with…
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