Fall Inspection -
Are you geared up for winter?
We hope you are keeping safe. This month we are answering some of the common questions we received, on getting properties geared up for winter.
We also have the latest housing market statistics released today by the Canadian Real Estate Association that shows national home sales continued running at historically strong levels in October 2020.
As always, we are here to address all your property needs, feel free to contact us.
Insider Fall Maintenance Checklist
The winter months can be harsh, especially on investment properties. Scheduling maintenance projects during winter can be expensive, laborious and inconvenient. The best defense against unwanted winter damage is a proactive preventative maintenance plan. Here are our insider tips to protect your property from costly, avoidable damages.
- Outdoor Cleaning
- Roof Maintenance
- Gutter Cleaning
- Pest Defence
- Winterize the
- HVAC Maintenance
- Fire Safety
- Snow Clearing
Condensation is common, however it can cause: wood rot, mould, plaster damage and odors. There are three types of condensation: exterior condensation, interior condensation, and condensation between window panes.
What's Happening in the Market
Housing Market Statistics | November 2020
Home sales recorded over Canadian MLS® Systems in October 2020 edged back by 0.7% from September’s all-time record for monthly sales.
Actual sales activity posted a 32.1% y-o-y gain in October. It was a new record for that month by a margin of more than 14,000 transactions.
Monthly Stats Highlights
Vacancy Rates Rise While Rents Continue to Decline
New data shows a sharp rise in vacancies in downtown Toronto's purpose-built apartments from 0.7 per cent in Q3-2019 to nearly 3 per cent today.
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