Moncton area is still a buyer’s real estate market in March:
In the Moncton real estate marketplace, consumers have a natural right to counsel and representation.
Consumer’s choice, the freedom to choose representation, is the most important real-estate-marketplace right. Continue reading
I have represented many first time home buyers since I became licensed in 1975.
Ideally we would meet before first-time homebuyers come in contact with licensees who represent the Sellers of potential properties. Early meetings provide the best opportunity for first-time homebuyers to fully appreciate their rights in real estate. I am speaking of the right to single agency representation, the right to undivided loyalty, the right to confidentiality and the right to full disclosure. First-time homebuyers often compromise their rights too early in the house hunting process. I’m a real estate licensee who takes the role of client representation seriously. I won’t ask buyer clients to agree to diminished or minor representation (sometimes called double agency or dual agency). Continue reading
Buying real property in New Brunswick will get more expensive as the province is raising the Real Property Transfer Tax.
January 2016: It’s a new year in Moncton’s real estate market. And the Home Price Index for single detached housing reveals a strong increase over January 2015.
#Moncton Home Price Index advances again in December
Moncton Home Price Index rose less in October.
In back to back months the Moncton Home Price Index rise (percentage wise) was the highest in Canada.
The number of sales reported in the 3rd quarter was higher than the past few years.
Stronger 3rd quarter sales contribute to better year-to-date numbers for the “metro” Moncton area: