Tips for Mississauga First Time Buyers

By: Chris Cucoch

Tips for Mississauga First Time Buyers

Tags: First Time Home Buyer

Being a first-time home buyer in Mississauga is as exciting as it is overwhelming. Things get pretty stressful when you realize that homes are being purchased at a medium price of $900,000. Additionally, the average time they spend on the market is no longer than three weeks. So, all the tips for Mississauga first time buyers will be more than welcome if you want to get a good deal. And that'...Read More

Mississauga Housing Report - October 2020

By: Chris Cucoch

Mississauga Housing Report - October 2020

Tags: Real Estate, Market Stats

Today I want to bring you By the Numbers, your Mississauga housing report for October 2020. Across the GTA, we had a ton of volume. You’ve probably heard in the news that we had over 11,000 sales, which is up 42% over September of last year. That is a lot of units getting sold. We have about 1.6 months of inventory and the average sale price was $960,000. That's up 14% from September of ...Read More

Tips for Saving Money to Buy a House

By: Chris Cucoch

Tips for Saving Money to Buy a House

Tags: First Time Home Buyer

For most people, buying a home is the largest purchase they will make in their lives. They also usually won’t do it more than once. No matter your financial situation, chances are you will have to do some saving. As with any big purchase, saving up money for buying housing is likely to go very slowly. One of the mistakes home buyers often make is not coming at it with a strategy. These tips ...Read More

Mississauga Housing Report- July 2020

By: Chris Cucoch

Mississauga Housing Report- July 2020

Tags: Real Estate, Stats

It looks like the Mississauga market is finally coming out of the slowdown caused by COVID. You've probably seen on TV or in the newspaper that GTA housing prices are up about 12% and I can confirm that that's true. The average price across the metro is sitting at about $930,000, which is a great number for us at this time of year. We had about 8,700 sales in June  – just a touc...Read More

Mississauga Real Estate Market Update - February 2020

By: Chris Cucoch

Mississauga Real Estate Market Update - February 2020

Tags: Real Estate, Stats

Hello, Mississauga! I'm here today with your Mississauga market update for February 2020. This is everything you need to know about what's going on in the Mississauga real estate market right now.  I hate to sound like a broken record, but it is still a tight seller's market here in Mississauga and in the GTA. In January, we did just shy of 4600 sales across the GTA, which is up ...Read More

Square One District Announced

By: Chris Cucoch

Square One District Announced

Tags: Real Estate, Local Community

Today I want to share about an exciting new development going in in the Square One district in Mississauga. This is hot off the presses! This massive development that Oxford is doing with AIMCo will be right in the heart of city center around Square One. They've partnered with Daniels for the residential portion. Daniels, along with Tridel, is one of my personal favorite builders, at least fo...Read More

Spotlight on: Matthew Shestalo

By: Chris Cucoch

Spotlight on: Matthew Shestalo

Tags: Real Estate, Local Community

As you know, I love sharing about our city: The people, the places, the events we can enjoy. Today I’ve got an interview with Matthew Shestalo – a chiropodist here in Mississauga. He’ll tell us more about what that means and how he serves our community. What's a chiropodist?!   A chiropodist is basically a foot specialist. A lot of people get confused between a chiropod...Read More

2020 Real Estate Market Predictions

By: Chris Cucoch

2020 Real Estate Market Predictions

Tags: Real Estate, Stats

Today I want to cover the state of the market for January 2020, but also give you six bold predictions for what's going to happen in 2020 in the real estate market here in Mississauga. In December, we had about 4,400 sales across the Toronto Real Estate Board, which is up about 17% from last year. But the really interesting thing is that the number of listings on the market is down 35%. When ...Read More

Spotlight on: Joel Cadesky Insurance

By: Chris Cucoch

Spotlight on: Joel Cadesky Insurance

Tags: Real Estate, Local Community, Insurance

Insurance is an important consideration when it comes to any real estate purchase, so I’ve interviewed my favorite insurance broker, Joel Cadesky, to help you understand the ins and outs of purchasing insurance to protect your new home. He’s been my personal insurance broker for over a decade and I trust his advice on all things insurance. This post was created from an interview in my...Read More

Spotlight On: Katie Brewda, City Events & Sponsorship

By: Chris Cucoch

Spotlight On: Katie Brewda, City Events & Sponsorship

Tags: Real Estate, Local Community

I recently spoke with Katie Brewda from the City of Mississauga and she’s given me the scoop on the special events going on in the city throughout the year and how businesses can connect with the local community through special sponsorships through the city. This post was created from an interview in my YouTube series, Mississauga in a Minute, and has been edited for length and clarity. Ka...Read More