First Quarter (Q1) 2021 Summary - Barrie Waterfront & Downtown

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

First Quarter (Q1) 2021 Summary - Barrie Waterfront & Downtown

Tags: condos in barrie, barrie condos, waterfront communities, waterfront condominiums, water views, kempenfelt bay, first quarter, Downtown Barrie, average sales price

The condominium market was off to a slow start this year, compared to the housing market, but with the freehold residential market being as competitive as it has been over the last month and a half, many buyers have had no choice but to turn to condominium ownership.   During the first quarter of 2021 there were 39 condo apartments that sold in the downtown and waterfront communities in Barri...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - March 2021

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - March 2021

Tags: condos in barrie, condo prices, days on market, condo market report, sellers market, barrie houses, freehold residential market, bidding wars

BARRIE BUYERS TURN TO CONDOS AFTER HOUSING PRICES SKYROCKET Condominium sales were up in February with a total of 50 units sold in Barrie. This was the first-time since August 2020 that there were this many units sold in a given month.   The freehold residential market has been very competitive this year so many buyers have had no choice but to turn to condominium ownership. In February, the...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - February 2021

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - February 2021

Tags: condos in barrie, barrie condo market report, real estate statistics, barrie real estate, average sales price, average days on market, condo expert, status certificates, property management

The Barrie condo market was fairly quiet in January but turned into a full-blown seller’s market as we rolled into February. It is unbelievable how fast the real estate market can change.   The average sale price for a condo apartment in January was $461,117 with units selling in an average of 51 days for 101% of their original list price. However, the median days on market was 28, whic...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - January 2021

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - January 2021

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condos in Barrie, Average Sale Prices, Condo Apartments, Condo Townhouses, Year-Over-Year Statistics, Barrie Real Estate, Freehold Housing, Market Report, January 2021

  The Barrie real estate market did not skip a beat over the holidays. The craziness of 2020 has moved right into 2021 with a vengeance.     Barrie’s freehold residential housing market is the hottest it has ever been! Pre-emptive bully offers on many houses for sale and the number of offers getting registered are in the double digits by the time the requested offer date roll...Read More

Simcoe County Condominiums: 2020/2019 Comparison

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Simcoe County Condominiums: 2020/2019 Comparison

Tags: barrie condos, simcoe county condos, average sale price, average days on market, increased demand, year-over-year comparison, 2020/2019 real estate, market statistics

What is happening in the real estate market in Simcoe County? Prices have jumped tremendously due to the increase of demand in this region.  With more people working from home, many have decided to move out of the Greater Toronto Area and venture north. Not only are properties larger and more affordable but there are endless outdoor activities that residents embrace all year round; like swim...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - December 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - December 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condos in Barrie, Real Estate 2020, World Pandemic, Market Report, Barrie Ontario, Remote Worker, Increase Demand, December 2020

  The Barrie condo market held strong right to the end of 2020.  After living through one of the most unpredictable years for real estate, it was pretty astonishing to have seen the growth in the local real estate market over the last two quarters.   The two key components that were driving the Barrie real estate market this year were low interest rates and the increased demand fro...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - November 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - November 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condos in Barrie, Barrie Real Estate, Market Report, Market Statistics, Average Sale Price, Barrie Housing Prices, November 2020, Condo Inventory

    With Barrie being a hot spot among GTAers, local real estate prices continue to rise as more people turn to Barrie for their next home. Although the condominium market has not seen the same price increases as the freehold residential sector has, condo sellers continue to dominate the Barrie condo market.   When determining what type of market a certain geographic location is e...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - October 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - October 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condos in Barrie, average sale prices, total condo sales, condo apartments, condo townhouses, market report, condominium statistics, condo agent

  The Barrie condo market was quite the mixed bag during the first three quarters of 2020. First the market was quite normal where sales were climbing as we pushed through the winter market. We were then faced with our very first ‘market pause’ where buyer and seller uncertainty flooded the market. Lastly, we were forced to change our ways overnight where the new norm was bidding...Read More

1st, 2nd, 3rd Quarters of 2020 - Summary

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

1st, 2nd, 3rd Quarters of 2020 - Summary

Tags: Barrie Condo Market, Condominiums in Barrie, Barrie Real Estate, Average Sale Prices, Lockdown, first second third quarters 2020, virtual showings, demand, supply

Barrie Condo Market Holds Strong Despite World Pandemic – 2020 at a Glance   The first quarter of 2020 was off to a good start. There was a good amount of inventory for sale, buyer demand was up and properties were selling for near list price.   1st Quarter Statistics: Total Number of Condo Units Sold – 117 Average Sale Price – $382,849 Median Sale Price – $367,00...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - September 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - September 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condo Expert, Average Prices, Average Days on Market, Condo Apartments, Condo Townhouses, summer 2020, market trends, market report

  Condo Sales Level Off Over Summer But Average Sale Price is Up Year-Over-Year After seeing condominium sales in Barrie double month-over-month this past spring, there was no surprise to see sales level off over the summer.   In August there were a total of 34 condo apartments that sold in Barrie, with an average sale price of $447,559 (median $432,450) and took an average of 34 days ...Read More