KWAR NEWS

Real Estate – Everyone is talking about it

This article appeared in the Saturday, June 10, 2017 issue of Waterloo Region Homes. A day rarely passes without the media reporting on our hot Canadian real estate market. Everyone is talking, tweeting, and frankly scratching their heads over ever escalating prices in and around Toronto and what is being called the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH), which if you didn’t know, includes Waterloo region. And it’s no wonder, just look at these statistics: After the…
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How to Get Top Value for Your Home

This article appeared in the Saturday, May 20, 2017 issue of Waterloo Region Homes. Knock Knock? Who’s there? Someone who wants to buy your house? Consumer Beware! For most readers this is no newsflash: Waterloo region’s residential real estate market is red hot! Like many markets across the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH), we in Waterloo region have been experiencing record breaking sales combined with low inventory levels for months now. In other words, it is…
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Technology Providers Invited to Exhibit at Realtor Tech Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (Feb 17, 2017) ––On Wednesday March 8th, the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR) will be holding a Tech Show aimed at its REALTOR® members. The event will be held at Bingemans from 8:30am to 11:30 am and will feature an array of technology providers and speakers who cater to the real estate industry, specifically technology for brokerages and real estate salespeople. “Technology is something REALTORS® need to be on top…
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KWAR REALTORS® Care: 2016 Donations

Recently the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS (KWAR) presented donations totaling $18,000 to two deserving local charities. “YWCA Kitchener-Waterloo and Child Witness Centre are two amazing local charities that I am pleased to announce were successful in their grant applications to the REALTORS Care Foundation (RCF),” said James Craig, President of the KWAR. Child Witness Centre received a cheque for $8000. Speaking on their behalf Executive Director Laura Muirhead said, “Every day in our community a…
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