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October 3, 2019

In case you missed it… Oct 2019

Time for our monthly blog of real estate stories from around PEI & Beyond that you might have missed… Without further ado:   In what is unlikely to take off as a promotion for real estate on PEI, a REALTORⓇ […]
September 5, 2019

In case you missed it…September 2019

Starting this month: We’ll be posting new monthly blog of real estate related stories from PEI & Canada where we’ll gather together a list of news from the past few weeks you might have missed. Hopefully you’ll learn a bit! […]
July 16, 2019

PEI Real Estate Statistics for June 2019

It has been a busy summer in real estate on PEI! The summer months are the peak of the season when it comes to buying and selling in the province, as it is with most industries here & the just […]
June 6, 2019

Brief History of the “Mail Order Home”

The other day on the internet an article about Amazon’s selling of prefabricated homes was making the rounds. Cool right? The Amazon Cabin ($20,000)   But Amazon didn’t invent this idea: far from it, the last century’s Amazon – Sears […]
May 14, 2019

PEI Real Estate Statistics for April 2019

It’s statistics time again courtesty the Canadian Real Estate Assn (CREA) and PEIREA. Don’t worry though, there’s no test, but it is nice to know what’s going on with the market and how it can effect your decision about buying […]
May 7, 2019

Home Presentation Tips for Sellers

Presentation of your home is critical when trying to maximize your price.  It is especially important as PEI has rough winters and our yards and homes show wear and tear in the spring. Here are some tips that don’t involve […]
March 28, 2019

Real Estate News from Budget 2019

In last weeks budget the federal government floated a policy they’re calling the “First Time Home Buyer’s Incentive” to help first time home buyers manage their debt load, that is to say, the amount of mortgage they have to carry.  […]
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 […]