905-988-8284         info@teambb.ca   

Recent Posts by Cathy Berkhout-Bosse

NEW PRICE! 33 Michael Dr., Welland $529,900

Your Family Home Awaits! This 10 year young 4 +1 Bedroom, 3.5 Bathroom Two Storey is finished top to bottom featuring nearly 3,000 sq. ft of living area. Distinctive stucco and stone facade, 2108 open concept floor plan with 9 ft ceilings, spacious Kitchen has large breakfast bar island overlooking Great Room with gas fireplace…
Read More

JUST LISTED! Retire in Style

Luxury END UNIT Townhome with DOUBLE GARAGE-  loaded with extras! 22 Andrew Lane, Thorold (Off Merritt Rd., Welland) $559,900 Nearly new in Merritt Meadows - Rinaldi built and 'Holmes Approved' Open concept 2 bedroom, 2 Bathroom plan centred around the designer inspired Kitchen with massive island and distinctive Feature Wall and upgraded hardwood floors in…
Read More

Niagara Realtors Launch Niagara Open House Portal

Check it out! niagaraopenhouses.ca This newly launched site created by the Niagara Association of Realtors provides an interactive map and a simple search bar that allows users to search for upcoming Open Houses by city, price range, home features and/or MLS® number. Selecting a property opens a new window and contains full details about the…
Read More

Home sales have continued to be strong throughout July

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totalled 715 units in July 2019. This was an increase of 21.6 per cent from July 2018 and an increase of 1.9 per cent from June 2019. The dollar value of all home sales in July 2019 was $320.4…
Read More

Just Minutes from the City but a World Apart!

700 Riverside Dr., Welland $659,900 Incredible riverside property offering you views of spectacular sunsets and extraordinary bird watching opportunities. This two Bedroom, two bathroom Bungalow has recently been extensively renovated and transformed with chic design appeal. Custom white kitchen with quartz counters and huge island open to the living room with fireplace and big windows…
Read More

Welcome to Pelham Elite Auto Spa!

Last week I noticed the sign for a new local business – ELITE AUTO SPA, located at 151 Highway 20 East in Fonthill. (in the garage behind BB Pelham Petroleum Gas Station at the front.) Owner, Claudio Frasca opened officially on July 2nd and provides complete auto detailing, hand polishing, engine cleaning along with an…
Read More

Niagara June Market Report

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 702 units in June 2019. This was an increase of 4.8 per cent from June 2018 and a decrease of 5.3 per cent from May 2019. On a year-to-date basis, a total of 3,673 homes have sold over…
Read More

Factors Sellers Overlook When Preparing for A Move

As exciting as it is to move into a new home, the process can be time consuming and stressful – especially if you have overlooked factors involved in preparing for a move. If it’s been a while since you have last experienced a move, here are a few reminders to help prepare yourself for what…
Read More

Niagara region home sales hit record numbers in May

Residential home sales activity recorded through the MLS® system for The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) totaled 724 units in May 2019. This was an increase of 2.12% from May 2018. On a year-to-date basis, home sales totalled 2,834 units over the first four months of the year, up 8.3% from the same period in…
Read More

SOLD! .94 Acre Setting Backing onto a Creek

42 Colbeck Dr., Welland Architecturally designed this raised bungalow with FULL WALK OUT offers 2400 sq. ft of finished living area backing onto a picturesque ravine setting -  in the heart of the City! Custom crafted, the unique wood grooved walls and ceiling in the foyer welcome you into the sleek, mid-century Modern style of…
Read More

Niagara Economic Development Releases Economic Update

Niagara Economic Development has released its annual report that provides an overview of the overall performance of Niagara’s economy. The details of this report are presented strictly at a macroeconomic scale. A few key points of the report include: From 2015 to 2018, nominal GDP in Niagara increased by $1.5 billion or 9.4%. Ontario’s GDP grew by…
Read More

Hallex Environmental – Local Experts in Environmental Site Assessments

Hallex is a full service engineering and environmental firm based in the Niagara region providing a complete range of services that includes engineering, environmental science, cost consulting, commissioning and project management. Hallex Environmental provides a complete range of services to the residential, industrial, commercial and institutional marketplace for both small and large projects. WHAT IS…
Read More

Niagara Region launches comprehensive review of housing landscape

Niagara Region has embarked on a comprehensive analysis of its housing landscape. This study will help forecast the need for future housing stock and inform strategies that improve access to adequate, suitable and affordable accommodations for residents of Niagara. Called the Niagara Housing Statement, this groundbreaking work establishes a data informed basis for analyzing housing…
Read More

SOLD! Thinking of Downsizing? Welcome to 67 Willson Crossing, Fonthill

You'll love the spacious feel of this 1425 Sq. ft ALL BRICK Bungalow custom built in 2005, 9 foot ceilings, large welcoming foyer, extra-wide Great Room, lots of room for large family gatherings! Price: $519,900 Size: 1425 sq. ft MLS # 30718476 LOT: 42.7’ x 106.5’ Taxes: $4,042.00   FEATURES: Transome windows over front door…
Read More

SOLD! 17 Caithness Dr., Welland

Stylish and Chic in Welland West Totally renovated 3 bedroom Sidesplit with single car garage - open concept main floor featuring designer kitchen with 2 tone cabinets, quartz countertops, undermount sink, subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and massive island overlooking living room 2 fully updated bathrooms, flex room in lower lever could be family…
Read More

SOLD! 29 Daleview Crescent, Fonthill

  This stylish 1550 sq. ft. 3 bedroom bungalow with double car garage exudes elegance and charm - situated on a park like lot with frontage of 85 feet in prime Old Town neighbourhood walking distance to all Fonthill Village amenities - Downtown shops, Bandshell Concerts, Farmer's Market Extensively landscaped with interlocking driveway and walkways,…
Read More

NEW! Using MLS® Home Price Index to Predict Your Home’s Value

As we approach the start of the Spring Market we are excited to have a new statistics analysis tool, 'MLS® HPI', now available to us here in Niagara. Developed using data from the Multiple Listing Service®, the MLS® Home Price Index (or MLS® HPI for short) allows you to see trends in home prices for…
Read More

SOLD! 28 Oakland Ave., Welland

Lots of room for the growing family in this 2.5 storey character home updated in relaxed, contemporary style. Enjoy the quiet street scene from the spacious front porch or the upper balcony, original wood floors, doors and trim accents throughout. Main floor addition includes kitchen, den and 2nd bathroom complete with glass shower, large main…
Read More

SOLD! 12187 Lakeshore Road, Wainfleet $268,800

What a sweet retreat to get away from it all! Fully renovated, open concept 2 bedroom Cottage in desirable Long Beach - located just steps to miles of sand beach, the pine lined, vaulted ceilings in the Great room and both bedrooms add to the rustic chic charm, contemporary design kitchen with breakfast bar, separate…
Read More

Tech Tools to Empower the Average Buyer

The 21st century homebuyer is powerful. They’re well equipped, informed and ready to fight for their dream homes. Still, with all the tech tools the buyer has at hand – nothing beats having an experienced, knowledgeable real estate agent in your homebuying corner. We rank the ways today’s buyer can better prepare to partner with…
Read More

2019 Rings in With a Balanced Market for the New Year

Welcome to the new year. May this year bring new happiness, new achievements and a lot of new inspirations in your life. As we reflect back on 2018, we are encouraged that the year to date real estate statistics continue to illustrate the more balanced approach the market has taken. Year to date, residential property…
Read More

Key Findings from the 2019 RE/MAX Housing Market Outlook

Rising interest rates will be a key factor affecting housing affordability in 2019 Thirty-six per cent of Canadians are considering a home purchase in the next five years, down from 48 per cent at the same time last year Sixty-five per cent of Canadians said they do not want to live near a retail cannabis…
Read More

Niagara Homes Sales Down 12% Year to Date

The Niagara Association of REALTORS® (NAR) reported 600 property sales processed through the NAR Multiple Listing Service (MLS®) system in November. This represents a 2.7% increase in sales compared to November of last year. In Pelham and Welland, unit sales for the month were down 5.2% and 27.7% respectively. In the residential freehold market, the…
Read More

Commercial Building For Lease in Fonthill

Opportunity knocks in Fonthill! BUILD YOUR BUSINESS HERE! Prestige Commercial Building For Lease! 2 Pancake Lane, Fonthill Currently used as Doctor's office, 1800 sq. ft of main floor space, huge parking lot. Lease rate is $1650.00 per month plus utilities;Tenant responsible for all exterior landscaping and snow removal. Maximum lease term is 3 years. View…
Read More

SOLD! Build Your Pelham Country Estate

The driveway is now installed - come take a look at this RARE and Extremely PRIVATE 38.5 ACRE setting situated just outside Pelhams urban boundary down a quiet, dead-end road. Ideal setting for an LUXURY ESTATE home along with a BARN, PADDOCKS, TENNIS COURTS - make your dreams come true.Be surrounded by nature yet still…
Read More

Recent Comments by Cathy Berkhout-Bosse

No comments by Cathy Berkhout-Bosse yet.