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

Waterfront Condo Update - Summer 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Waterfront Condo Update - Summer 2020

Tags: barrie condos, waterfront condos, condos downtown barrie, august 2020, average sale price, barrie real estate, kempenfelt bay, water views

  Sales in the waterfront and downtown communities in Barrie have been quite strong through the summer months, which is typical for Barrie. The summer is the best time for waterfront sellers to list as they can maximize the value of their unit with the gorgeous views of Kempenfelt Bay. In August there were a total of 16 waterfront/downtown condo units sold with an average sale price of $466...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - August 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - August 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Average Sale Price, Average Days on Market, Market Statistics, Market Report, Real Esate Sales in Barrie, Pandemic, Lockdown

CONDO PRICES JUMP IN BARRIE AS SUMMER REAL ESTATE MARKET HOLDS STRONG Condominium sales in Barrie have started to level off as we push through the summer market. Barrie is no longer seeing condo sales doubling month-over-month as we saw in the spring when the economy was starting to slowly reopen.   When the world went into lockdown at the beginning of the pandemic, it caused extensive uncer...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - July 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominum Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - July 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Condos in Barrie, Condo Apartments, Condo Townhouses, Pandemic, Average Sale Price, Average Days on Market, Year-Over-Year Comparison, Market Report, Market Statistics

Condominium sales in Barrie have been slowly creeping up since May when the economy began to reopen. Total condominium sales in June was just short of doubling May’s sales and average days on market dropped by 9 days in June, compared to May of this year.   There were a total of 35 condo apartments that sold in Barrie in June 2020; compared to 15 in May, with an average sale price of $3...Read More

Barrie Condo Market Report - June 2020

By: Ashley Lamb - Barrie Condominium Expert

Barrie Condo Market Report - June 2020

Tags: Barrie Condos, Average Prices, Average Days on Market, Condo Statistics, Condo Report, Real Estate, COVID19, consumer confidence

BARRIE CONDO MARKET REBOUNDS AFTER ECONOMY STARTS TO RE-OPEN After a slow start to the second quarter of 2020 due to COVID19, the Barrie condo market has started to bounce back as we move through the re-opening of the economy.   May showed growth in the real estate sector where the total number of condominium units sold in Barrie in the month of May almost doubled in April. The average days ...Read More