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By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 14
Sometimes getting too close to something can cause you to lose focus. Often times it can be a good thing to take a step back to try to re-focus. Just by taking a step back allows you to see the bigger picture. Often times the bigger picture can be quite lovely. Looking at the bigger picture ofte...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 21
My niece is visiting Ontario from Calgary, Alberta and we had the pleasure of having her stay with us for a couple of days this week.   She is about to turn 13 so we asked her what she would like to do yesterday.  She was quite keen to visit the Eaton Centre in Toronto to do some shopping.  Inste...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 14
As the breeze ushered in a reprieve from the high humidity levels and warm Lake Ontario air, thousands of visitors walked up and down the grassy aisles of Oakville's 44th Annual Art in the Park show yesterday afternoon. It was a beautiful day in Bronte village and the streets were vibrant with vi...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 24
Something strange happened in Oakville today.  It didn't rain.  Not a drop.  I know I'm not the only one to have noticed.  It actually felt like the first day of summer.  Quite sad since August arrives on Saturday. I was speaking with someone in Seattle today and it was over 100 degrees F. there....

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 5
Potential buyers will often ask me which parts of Oakville they should not move to.  I can honestly tell them that there are no undesireable residential areas in Oakville. We are very fortunate that Oakville is a very safe and vibrant community. Oakville has a couple of areas that are deemed up a...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 7
The Town of Oakville has three heritage districts as designated under the Ontario Heritage Act.  Old Oakville Heritage Conservation District Trafalgar Road Heritage Conservation District First and Second Street Heritage Conservation District  heritage conservation districts map (pdf, 60 kB) Thes...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 7
Bronte Village is one of Oakville's most charming neighbourhoods.  Located on the shores of Lake Ontario and at the mouth of the 12 Mile Creek, Bronte Village offers a mix of old and new when it comes to real estate. An evening stroll down Fisherman's Wharf and to the Bronte Outer Harbour Marina ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 7
The neighbourhood of Glen Abbey in Oakville is well know for many reasons.  First because it was a planned community that first began developing in the early 1980's.  The second reason is for the world famous Glen Abbey Golf Club, the semi-permanent and unofficial home of the Canadian Open Golf T...

By Jo-Anne Smith
Comments 13
When considering buying a waterfront condominium, Oakville, a beautiful city on the north-west shores of Lake Ontario, Canada, has a wide selection of attractive condominiums to suit every taste and price range. Along the lakeshore in Oakville, elegant, highrise condominiums sit serenely overlook...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 0
This is a major bone of contention in Oakville at the moment and I wanted to make sure I shared with you the next date for a rally to oppose this Power Plant coming into Oakville! If this is an issue close to your heart please try to make it and show your support. Dear Citizen Colleagues:  Severa...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 5
I wanted to share something exciting with the Active Rain community that I have been working on since the begining of this year. SmartGirlsOwn.ca is a site and idea I put together to help women learn about the process of Real Estate from start to finsh and beyond. The website will host different ...

By Barry Quine, The Wayne Munden Team - Condo Specialist
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp.)
Comments 0
BEST JUNE ON RECORD! We had the best June on Record in terms of number of units sold this year as opposed to ast year! EXCELLENT STUFF! Percent change June 2009 versus June 2008                    Units  Average Sale Price TREB          +27%      +2%  (TORONTO) RAHB          +19%      +1.9%    (H...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 0
Good news for Oakville and literacy! The Ontario government has invested an additional $165,266 in funding to two organizations providing literacy training in Oakville. Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning and the Halton Catholic District School Board are both receiving ...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 0
Did you select the right person to work with? Lately I have been really trying to put myself into the shoes of a buyer or seller, what qualities would I look for in my Realtor? What would I want them to be like? Have similar interests, live in the area I'm looking in, listen to my needs. There ar...

By Tara Sales
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 0
Halton's municipalities have done quite well in the current round of federal and provincial infrastructure funding, with $320 million approved so far for projects in the four communities. The most recent announcement was the allocation of $10 million to Halton Region to repair and retrofit social...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 5
Oakville Ontario - June 2009 -  Home Sales # of Sales - 401 Average Sale Price - $515,807 Median Sale Price - $439,000 Average Days on Market - 41 The number of sales year to date - 1587 The average sale price year to date - $500,066 The median sale price year to date - $418,000 The number of hom...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
Comments 0
A couple of months ago, Oakville town council reviewed the results of a report measuring the satisfaction and priorities of Oakville residents.  Craig Worden, the Vice-President of Public Affairs at Pollara (the market research firm conducting the poll) had this to say about the 2009 Oakville Ci...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 21
Friday evening and I was off to show condos in beautiful Bronte Village.  The Four "Ennisclare" condominium buildings on Marine Drive in Oakville appeal to those who desire lakeside living with luxurious amenities.  Some of the units I showed had stunning views from the balconies of the Toronto s...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
Comments 17
Did you ever have one of those days when your head felt like it just wasn't on straight? Do you remember your Mother telling you she had eyes in the back of her head? Have you heard that hindsight is 20 - 20? Do you remember those driving lessons and being told "eyes straight ahead?" Has anyone e...

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