October 2012 - Posts

Condo Buyers, Can You Lease Your Unit?
30 October 12 06:23 AM | Ty Lacroix | 8 Comments   
As a condominium owner, you are free to rent your unit to whomever you choose. But before you begin looking for the right tenant, it is essential that you understand some of the obligations and restrictions that may impact your search. Each condo has Read More...
How & When To Inccrease Rent
23 October 12 05:07 AM | Ty Lacroix | 15 Comments   
Landlords don’t want to scare away tenants by raising the rent, but here’s a lesson in how and why to do it. Income properties are in essence a business, and as such, you are constantly trying to increase income and decrease expenses. One Read More...
4-Level Split For Rent/Lease in Medway Heights
18 October 12 10:07 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Nice Home to Lease • 3 bath, 4 bdrm 4-level split - MLS® $1,650.00 Monthly - Value & Location Medway Heights, London - For lease only, all 4 levels are fully finished. Lots of upgrades include: newer kitchen with granite counter tops and Read More...
Want to Evict a Tenant?
16 October 12 05:52 AM | Ty Lacroix | 3 Comments   
Late payments, bouncing cheques – these are just a couple of the warning signs seasoned landlords look for. But while evicting a troublesome tenant may seem the easy solution, doing so isn’t quite as simple. Harry Fine , a paralegal specializing Read More...
Immaculate Townhouse For Lease North London
12 October 12 05:50 AM | Ty Lacroix | 2 Comments   
Exceptionally Clean 3 Bedrooms • 3 bath, 3 bdrm 2 story - $1,600.00 Monthly - Renter's Delight Stoneybrook, London - Not too often an immaculate and well designed 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom town house condo in this location becomes available for Read More...
Hazelden Home Sales in North West London
11 October 12 06:06 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
The Hazelden neighbourhood in west London is on par with most of London Ontario real estate activity, other than price. The first 9 months of 2012 saw 36 houses exchange hands for an average asking price of $427,946 and these homes took approximately Read More...
When Should you Hire a Property Manager?
10 October 12 05:57 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
In a poll done Canadian Real Estate Wealth, some 61% of voters said they would only hire a property manager after acquiring a minimum of four properties. In contrast, 18% said they’d hire one to manage one property, 13% would hire one at three properties Read More...
Stoneycreek Real Estate in North London in Demand
10 October 12 05:46 AM | Ty Lacroix | 2 Comments   
I was working with some clients earlier this week and their friends suggested to them not to purchase a home as prices of homes are declining and real estate is slow. Well, some things are relevant but not in North London real estate . 134 houses sold Read More...
Pond Mills in London Still Has Some of The Lowest Real Estate Prices
09 October 12 06:14 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Houses and condos in Pond Mills in south London Ontario are proving once again to have some of the best real estate values in the city. From January 1 to September 30, 2012, 46houses sold for an average $208,652 and 39 condos sold for an average $125,618. Read More...
Old South London Real Estate Prices
08 October 12 06:05 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
151 homes sold in Old South London, Wortley Village from January 1 to September 30 , 2012! Taking into consideration the size of this small sought after eclectic array of homes, this amount of activity is quite remarkable! The average selling price was Read More...
Home Sales in Oakridge in West London Continue to be Strong!
08 October 12 05:56 AM | Ty Lacroix | 1 Comments   
Homes and condos in the Oakridge neighbourhood in west London continue to sell well regardless of the naysayers that cry that there is a real estate bubble and the market will crash. Numbers do not lie and I and my clients love to make decisions based Read More...
Home Buyers Want Safety, Value & Location
07 October 12 07:37 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Buyers Prize Safety, Value & Location Safety, perceived value and a location close to shopping or transportation are the most important factors Ontarians consider when buying a home , according to a new survey. Research commissioned by the Ontario Read More...
Real Estate Numbers in Hyde Park Still Positive
06 October 12 07:46 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Homes in the Hyde Park neighbourhood of North London sold quite well from January 1 to September, 2012 with 206 houses selling for an average of $269,960 and taking 41 days to sell. 64 condos sold in the same period for an average $183,349 and these were Read More...
Uplands Neighbourhood in North London Home Prices. Up or Down?
05 October 12 06:09 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Contrary to what uou hear on the radio or read from the doom and gloom editors, 79 houses sold in Uplands in North London from January 1 to September 30, 2012 for an average $423,615 and these took about 37 days to sell! 28 condos sold in the same period Read More...
How Much Should You Offer For That Duplex?
05 October 12 05:49 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
As an Investor, How much should you offer on an investment property? Y ou would be amazed at the number of investors who do not know how to determine the value of real estate. As an investor, it is crucial that you are able to determine value for yourself Read More...
Home Prices in Summerside in South East London Offer value
04 October 12 04:19 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Summerside in South East London Ontario houses and condos continue to remain one of the areas of London Ontario where home prices are stable and offer good value. From January 1 to September 30, 2012 the average asking price for a house in Summerside Read More...
Riverbend in West London Not Effective by Recent Real Estate Numbers
03 October 12 04:29 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
The recent news about a real estate slump across Canada has apparently not effected home and condo sales or prices in Riverbend in West London because from Jan 1 to September 30 2012, with the 29 homes that did sell, were on the market for approximately Read More...
Home Prices in Sunningdale in North London Continue to Rise
02 October 12 06:04 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
The real estate activity in the tony Sunningdale neighbourhood of North London was quite active from January 1 to September 30 , 2012 with 35 houses and 9 condos changing hands. The average asking price of a house in Sunningdale was $548,846 and for condos Read More...
Masonville Area Homes in North London are Still Selling Well!
01 October 12 06:25 AM | Ty Lacroix | (Comments Off)   
Houses and condos in the Masonville area of London, including Stoneybrook sold very quickly and well from January 1 to September 30, 2012. 90 houses sold on average for $436,002 and 80 condos averaged $219,221 and both took approximately 33 days to sell Read More...
Byron House Prices in London Ontario Remain Stable
01 October 12 06:16 AM | Ty Lacroix | 1 Comments   
Byron houses and condos in South West London sold quite well from January 1 to September 30, 2012. All the homes in this quiet south west neigbourhood of London sold for 98% of the asking price. The average house was listed for $326,583 and they took Read More...

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