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By Barry Quine, The Wayne Munden Team - Condo Specialist
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp.)
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I'd like to introduce you to a new company called TLC Animal Services. http://www.tlcAnimalServices.com TLC was started by my wife Michelle. Michelle is a certified dog trainer and her company provides in-home pet care services, where she goes to your home and replenishes food and water for your ...

By Wayne & Hilary Shantz
(ROYAL LEPAGE REAL ESTATE SERVICES LTD.)
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Hot off the press, Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) just released figures for mid-December 08. Note that these stats include all homes listed on TREB, both in 416 and 905 areas. 1) Number of Sales on TREB down by half over last yearGreater Toronto Area reported 1,487 resale transactions during t...

By Barry Quine, The Wayne Munden Team - Condo Specialist
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp.)
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There were 6 new listings that came on the market yesterday for oakville: 1) A 4 Bedroom Detached 2-Story FOR SALE on Nena Crescent (Joshua Creek)2) A 6 Bedroom Detached 2-Story FOR RENT OR SALE on Waterstone Court (Morrison)3) A 3 Bedroom Condominium Townhouse FOR SALE on East Street (Bronte)4) ...

By Barry Quine, The Wayne Munden Team - Condo Specialist
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp.)
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There were 8 new listings that came on the market yesterday for oakville: 1) A 3 Bedroom Detached Side-Split FOR SALE on Tweedsdale Crescent (Southwest Oakville)2) A 1 Bedroom Condominium Apartment FOR SALE on Old Mill Road (Old Oakville)3) A 4 Bedroom Detached 2-Story FOR SALE on Providence Road...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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Wedgewood Creek - Oakville, Ontario The neighbourhood of Wedgewood Creek is located in the North Eastern quadrant of Oakville.  Its boundaries are Trafalgar Road to the west, Ninth Line to the east, Upper Middle Road to the south and Dundas Street (Highway #5) to the north. This area began develo...

By Barry Quine, The Wayne Munden Team - Condo Specialist
(Re/Max Aboutowne Realty Corp.)
Comments 2
There were 4 new listings that came on the market yesterday for oakville: 1) A 2 Bedroom Townhouse FOR SALE on Baronwood Drive (West Oak Trails)2) A 4 Bedroom 2 Story Detached FOR LEASE on Hillview Crescent (Falgarwood)3) A 5 Bedroom Backsplit FOR SALE on Stewart Street (Central Oakville)4) A 3 B...

By Eugénie Eckler, Oakville, Ontario
(Right At Home Realty Inc.)
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Being a fairly new resident of Oakville; I was pleasantly surprised to have a representative from Welcome Wagon show up at my front door.  Now, I hadn't heard of this service before but it is a very welcoming visit!  What began in the 1930's in the tradition established by the pioneer women who d...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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Housing starts down in October says CMHCThe seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts was 211,800 units in October, down from 218,600 units in September, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). "The slight decrease in housing starts is the result of declines in both s...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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Last night I had a chance to see award winning singer Michelle Wright perform at the Oakville Centre here in Oakville, Ontario. Although I had obviously heard plenty of Michelle's songs on the radio, I probably would not have attended her concert but for a friend who asked me if I would like to ...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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The following article was just released by RE/MAX Ontario-Atlantic Canada Inc...   Threat of global recession to hinder home sales in major Canadian housing markets in 2008 and 2009, says RE/MAX - Recovery linked to economic stability next year Global economic uncertainty weighed heavily on resid...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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I'm on Facebook and my Kids are Aghast Facebook, youtube, myspace, twitter, Linkedin, flickr, Active Rain. Just a few websites part of the new phenomenam (or not so new) called Social Networking or Web 2.0. How much is too much? I started on Facebook and my kids were nervous. Was I going to invad...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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Halton Regional Council is considering  putting a freeze on 40,000 new homes slated for development in North Oakville.  Why do you ask?  The region believes they are carrying a disproportionate amount of infrastructure costs associated with the growing Oakville population (ie: new hospital requir...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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Commuting is a real issue for many Oakville homeowners. I myself spent years driving over 2 hours a day so I know first-hand the impact that commuting has on quality of life. If you live in the west end (Lakeshore Woods, Bronte Creek, West Oak Trails, etc) or are thinking of moving to the West en...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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It is only natural to question your home investment during times of economic turbulence. While newspapers and TV broadcasts report on national and global findings, real estate conditions vary from community to community. We are certainly not experiencing a sub-prime mortgage crisis similar to the...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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With great schools, safe neighbourhoods, diverse economic opportunities and a great standard of living, it is not surprising that Oakville's population is expected to grow approximately 40% in the next 15 years. The challenge for the Town of Oakville is to control the growth in a manner that main...

By Lindsay Walls, Oakville Ontario Realtor
(RE/MAX Aboutowne Realty Corp., Brokerage)
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Calculate the Energy Efficiency of Your Home ... and get an edge on your neighbour Falling victim to rising energy costs? Thanks to a new energy assessment initiative, you can now find out exactly how energy efficient your home is. For a cost of $150 ($300 total cost less $150 Ontario Government ...

By Gina Burgio
(VERICO Designer Mortgages Inc.)
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Back on October 16, 2008, I posted my article "Canadian Dollar vs US Dollar and The Price of Oil" (see below) that was well received on ActiveRain. I found a chart recently that set out the estimated Oil Reserves by Country, so I thought that I would re-post my article with a link to this chart. ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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  www.OakvilleRealEstateBlog.ca   Monday, November 17, 2008 Moonshine and Good Fun   "There's always something happening at The Moonshine Cafe."I've taken these words directly from the Moonshine Cafe's website http://www.themoonshinecafe.com/. I was first introduced to this funky, 70's throwback ...

By Jenny Kotulak, Broker - Oakville Ontario Real Estate
(RE/MAX Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage)
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Great Reasons to Buy or Sell in November and December Many people feel that November and December are not good months to buy or sell a home. I don't believe there is ever a bad time of year to buy or sell. Here are my reasons why I feel these months are great opportunities.1. Unmotivated sellers ...
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