Crime Reports

By: Michelle Makos

Crime Reports

Tags: Crime Reports, Moving, Buying a Home, What is the area like

Spring is almost here and people are looking to move.  One of the biggest questions I get asked is, "Is this a good area?"   It would be one of my first questions too if I was moving into a new neighbourhood.  So I have researched this and found a great website that is current and has provided me with some great background on areas etc. so my clients can make informed...Read More

77 Andrea Road - SOLD OVER ASKING - Ajax

By: Michelle Makos

77 Andrea Road - SOLD OVER ASKING - Ajax

Tags: South Ajax Homes, New listings in Ajax, Detached Ajax Home For Sale, South Ajax real estate, Michelle Makos, 77 Andrea Road, 77 Andrea Rd.,

Don't Miss This Sweetheart Of A Deal. Seller Has Been Promoted And This Beautiful Detached 3 Bdrm South Ajax Home Can Now Be Yours. Walking Distance To Lake And Trails. Many Updated Done. Spacious Living Area W/Built In Wall Unit, Gas Fireplace And W/O To Fully Fenced Backyard.   For a private showing, call Michelle Makos, Royal Heritage Realty at 416-300-3004 or come visit me this weeken...Read More

By: Michelle Makos

January 2018 Market Report - House Sales Down Considerably from Same Time Last Year

Tags: House Prices, House Selling, Michelle Makos, Real Estate, Selling Your Home, Buying a Home

January 2018 TREB Market Report from Michelle Makos ...Read More

The Do's & Don'ts and What I Have Seen and Learned This Month

By: Michelle Makos

The Do's & Don'ts and What I Have Seen and Learned This Month

Tags: House Selling, House buying, Best Interest, Use a Realtor, Trust,

Hi Everyone !! Just reaching out for my February words of wisdom or wishful thinking.. LOL... but here goes. Market is moving in Durham, albeit slow it is moving.  Best priced homes are selling and those who still refuse to realize the market has definitely shifted and are trying to get more than the last Seller on your street are losing.   Homes need to be priced correctly to sel...Read More

Sep 17 VS Dec 17 - Durham Home Prices

By: Michelle Makos

Sep 17 VS Dec 17 - Durham Home Prices

Tags: House Prices in Durham, Last quarter Durham housing prices, Sept vs December, Thinking of selling, Real estate in Durham Region, Michelle Makos

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101 Miramar Drive, Markham Freehold End Unit Townhouse w/Separate Side Entrance

By: Michelle Makos

101 Miramar Drive, Markham Freehold End Unit Townhouse w/Separate Side Entrance

Tags: Freehold Townhouse, Markham Townhouse, Greensborough, Side Entrance Townhouse, End Unit Townhouse in Markham

Spacious 3 Bdrm End Unit Freehold Townhouse W/Sep. Side Entrance. Feels Like A Semi In Desirable Greensborough Markham. An Absolute Rare Find. Wide Frontage, No Neighbours Behind, Open Concept W/9 Ft Ceilings, Hardwood Floors, Private Fenced Yard. Finished Basement/Rec Room W/Wet Bar And 3 Pc. Perfect For Relaxing Or Entertaining. Close To Park, Community Centre, Go And Transit. This Baycrest &quo...Read More

March 2017 vs October 2017 - Durham House Prices

By: Michelle Makos

March 2017 vs October 2017 - Durham House Prices

Tags: Durham House Prices, Selling your home in Pickering, Pickering real estate, Ajax home selling, Pickering house buying, Pickering Realtor, Michelle Makos

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November Market Minutes

By: Michelle Makos

November Market Minutes

Tags: House Prices, October Home Sales, Selling Your Home, Real Estate Market, First Time Home buying, Market Releases, What is my home worth, Buying a Home, Durham Region Resale Market

Hello Website Friends !!! Well the TREB stats are out.  The market is still moving .. SLOWLY but moving.   Sales prices are about 2% above the sale prices in October 2016 but sales are down 26.7% from the month before.    I watched this video/link on Global yesterday :  RICHMOND HILL WOMAN CAUGHT IN HOUSE SQUEEZE. I am sorry, this is getting ridiculous... ever...Read More

FALL UPDATE & WHAT IS HAPPENING NOW

By: Michelle Makos

FALL UPDATE & WHAT IS HAPPENING NOW

Tags: Homes in Pickering, Pickering Prices, Ajax Homes, Selling Your Pickering Ajax Home, Durham Real Estate, Michelle Makos, Pickering Real Estate, Home Prices, September 2017 Market, Home sales, Selling your Home, Buying a home in Pickering

Hello Web Friends !   I haven't written for a bit because I need to settle in from my holiday and see what was happening and so far, what I see is .... A LOT OF LISTINGS SELLING BELOW ASKING !!! So here are a few scenarios I have seen lately;  First I saw a bungalow in Pickering priced a little high for the market right now and they HELD offers.  It intrigued me because I coul...Read More

Great Things Never Came From Staying in Your Comfort Zone

By: Michelle Makos

Great Things Never Came From Staying in Your Comfort Zone

Tags: Durham Home, Market Update, July 2017, Housing

Happy Long Weekend My Fellow Friends and Followers, I just wanted to update you all on the dreaded July numbers and throw a little light into the dim picture the media has painted.  First of all, SALES were down 40.4 % from the same time last July (2016)... Sales NOT prices.  I have heard so much confusion and misinformation.  The sky is NOT falling in on real estate.  In fact...Read More