Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

  • Grand housing plans

    Jul 19, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Maple City Homes’ Robb Nelson said there is no place he and his partners would rather be than here in Chatham-Kent, building homes on a large-scale basis. “Three years ago, we saw what was going on elsewhere and all these other communities were...

  • Warm June in C-K home sales

    Jul 9, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    The number of homes for sale in Chatham-Kent are slowly on the rise, but inventory levels remain below average. Despite the lack of homes on the market, the Chatham-Kent Association of Realtors said it enjoyed a solid June, with 129 units changing hands, up...

  • Home building on steroids

    Jun 26, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    In an effort to help alleviate the housing logjam in Chatham-Kent, Maple City Homes (MCH) officials showcased their latest project to officials and the media recently. MCH plans to build 380 homes in The Meadows, a new community in southwest Chatham. Carson...

  • Home sales soar in May

    Jun 11, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Last month may have been cold and damp outdoors, but it was red hot for local realtors. According to the Chatham-Kent Association of Realtors, 153 residential units changed hands in May of this year, up 8.5 per cent from the same month a year ago, and it...

  • Parade of Homes returns June 8

    Jun 5, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    As hot as homes are selling these days in Chatham-Kent, organizers of the annual Parade of Homes expect a busy time of it on Saturday. That’s when members of the Chatham-Kent Home Builders’ Association showcase six custom homes in the municipality. Maple...

  • If they build it, others will come

    May 21, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    The driving forces behind Maple City Homes (MCH) in Chatham-Kent say they hope to really ramp up home construction in the near future. It’s all to meet the growing demand in the municipality, as well as to entice others to locate here. Gilles Michaud,...

  • Housing prices hit all-time high

    May 15, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Home sales were down in April, but prices continued to climb, to the point the average sale price of a home in Chatham-Kent last month set a new all-time high. A total of 113 homes sold in Chatham-Kent in April, which is down 6.6 per cent from April of last...

  • March home sales rebound

    Apr 9, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Residential sales activity through the Chatham-Kent Association of Realtors for March rebounded after a quiet February. In all, 100 units changed hands locally last month. This was a decrease of 13 per cent (15 sales) from a very strong March in 2018. In...

  • Cooler month for home sales

    Mar 12, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Home sales in Chatham-Kent numbered 67 units in February, down nearly 11 per cent from the same time a year ago. On a year-to-date basis, home sales totalled 139 units over the first two months of the year, an increase of 13.9 per cent from the same period in...

  • Red-hot December in local home sales

    Jan 16, 19 • 0 Views • Business, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Local real estate agents set a record for the month of December, as 80 units changed hands. That number represented a leap from last year’s sales for the same month by 33 per cent. For 2018, home sales totalled 1,289 units, down nearly five per cent from...