Posts Tagged ‘ottawa

For sale by owner is the process of selling a home without using a real estate agent. In the private sales process, Sellers work to find a buyer for their home by marketing their own property. Home owners selling their own home because they want to take more control of the process and save thousands […]

For sale by owner is alive and well in Ontario. More and more people are selling their home by themselves (many are also being listed on MLS). Let’s look at the history of For Sale By Owner and some of the top cities for private sales. For sale by owner has always existed in Ontario. […]

Garry Marr (one of our favourite real estate reporters!) recently reported that the Canadian Real Estate Association has raised their forecast for Canadian Home Sales. Gary juxtaposes this “raised housing forecast” against the data from the US, which shows that American home values fell by 3%, and that “American home values have fallen 29.5% from […]

When the competition bureau helped change the MLS rules back in 2010, they helped create a new opportunity for home sellers to sell privately and be advertised on MLS. PropertySold.ca created a MLS partnership with Real Estate Brokerages across Canada that allowed For Sale By Owner home sellers to advertise their property on Local Board […]


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