Category Archives: Real Estate Market

ComFree is Hamilton Proud

Hamilton Proud: ComFree Joins Forces with the Tiger-Cats

  Hamilton Proud: ComFree Joins Forces with the Tiger-Cats Our signs are green and white, but this CFL season, ComFree is cheering for black and gold! As a national company with operations in Hamilton, Ontario, ComFree has a deep attachment to … Continue reading

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What are buyer’s, seller’s, and balanced markets?

What are buyer’s, seller’s, and balanced markets? In the world of real estate, the usual pattern is that when spring temperatures start to climb, buyers and sellers start pushing the real estate market into high gear. Around this time, we start … Continue reading

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Pruning before you sell

Enhancing Your Home’s Outdoor Appeal

  Enhancing Your Home’s Outdoor Appeal When we start thinking about selling a house, we tend to concentrate on all the preparations we’ll have to make inside. However, your home’s exterior serves a critical role in your sale: as the … Continue reading

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ComFree at the Blue Jays Game

A Big Win for ComFree at the Jays Game! If you caught last night’s Blue Jay’s game like thousands of other Canadians, you’ll have noticed that ComFree was proudly on display in the ad behind home plate! While it wasn’t … Continue reading

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ComFree Makes a Power Play for Commission Savings!

ComFree Makes a Power Play for Commission Savings! In conventional real estate, the commission paid to a seller’s agent is generally 7% on the first $100,000 of the sale price, plus 3% on the rest… plus applicable taxes. So, for … Continue reading

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ComFree Home Buying

ComFree Offers a Home Buying Service

ComFree Offers a Home Buying Service Mention ComFree to most Canadian homeowners and they’ll probably say, “They help you sell your home without charging a commission, right?” While that’s definitely true (to date, the ComFree network has helped over 215,000 people … Continue reading

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Selling your home in spring

Spring Checklist: Are You Ready to Sell?

Spring Checklist: Are You Ready to Sell? With warm weather ushering in the spring season, many homeowners are gearing up to plant “For Sale” signs in the ground. Since the housing market typically warms up when the weather gets a little … Continue reading

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Searching for a house

House Hunting Tips: Staying on the Straight and Narrow

Keeping Your House-Hunt on the Straight and Narrow When you’re looking for a new house and visiting potential properties, it’s easy to get caught up in the moment and to start making concessions about what you want. Not only is it … Continue reading

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mistakes pricing your home

Pricing Your Property: Five Common Mistakes

Pricing Your Home: Avoid These Common Mistakes When selling your home, one of the most important things to consider is your asking price. If your property is priced too low, you sell yourself short and may get low-quality offers. On … Continue reading

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Tips for selling in winter

Selling Your Home in Winter Weather: 5 Tips for Snowy Success

Selling Your Home in Winter Weather: 5 Tips for Snowy Success As Canadians homeowners know all too well, the spring housing market can often begin with a blanket of snow. But there’s no reason to be troubled by the lingering … Continue reading

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