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February 19, 2019

PEI Down Payment Assistance Program

A program that both Buyers and Realtors® have been waiting for has appeared! An initiative by the Provincial Government to assist you the buyer with the down payment you require. I know it is difficult to save the minimum 5% […]
January 8, 2019

PEI 2018 Year End Real Estate Statistics

December/Year end data is now available from the Canadian Real Estate Association for the PEI housing market. Overall the trend for 2018 was a continuing decrease in houses available (inventory) versus historical numbers and an increase in average price throughout […]
December 19, 2018

November PEI Real Estate Statistics

November data for the Canadian housing market including PEI is now out and the overall trend of a short supply and gradually rising average prices continues, though it is starting to show signs of returning to normal. The following statistics […]
November 19, 2018

October PEI Real Estate Statistics

According to the Canadian Real Estate Association home sales in October on PEI surged to their highest level ever, though as a result active inventory numbers of homes are now at record lows also as supply as really struggled to […]
October 24, 2018

Selling your Cottage Property

Cottages (or Rec Properties as we say in the business) are special – not just because they mean relaxing times and great memories made but because they are a major investment for any buyer. So when you want to sell […]
September 24, 2018

How our REALTORS® Help

REALTORS® don’t just look up what’s on the MLS. Anyone can do that if they can press the I’m Feelin’ Lucky Button on a search engine. Our advantage starts with “Exclusive Listings” that just our office can access. From there […]
August 22, 2018

Real Estate 101: Mortgages & Financing

A real estate agent is an important part of any home buying equation, but we work with other knowledgeable professionals including our in-house mortgage broker Lori MacDonald of TMG The Mortgage Group to help make the home buying process as […]
August 8, 2018

Real Estate 101: What is IRAC?

Most Islanders have heard of the Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission because they’re responsible for regulating gasoline prices, car insurance rates, and electricity rates on PEI. So they play a direct role in many people’s lives whether they are aware […]
July 16, 2018

June PEI Real Estate Statistics

The June numbers are out from CREA for Prince Edward Island’s real estate statistics. There is still strong demand for homes in the marketplace. Our buyers still should remain positive in their search for homes using one of the Parker REALTORS® […]