The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Dec06

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 29th – December 6th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 146 (147, 167, 202, 268) *246Sold: 114 (98, 104, 99, 111) *116Sale To Listing Ratio: 78% (67%, 62%, 49%, 41%) *47%Price Changes: 76 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The ghost of sea level rise yet to come Nov30

The ghost of sea level rise yet to come

By Parker “Today’s high winds out of the north created quite a storm surge along the southern shore of the Bras d’Or Lake,” writes hydrologist Fred Baechler. “Winds at the Johnstown [weather] station showing sustained at 20 to 30 km/hr, with lot of gusts in the 70 to 80 km/hr range, since …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov29

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 23rd – 29th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 147 (167, 202, 268, 233) *191Sold: 98 (104, 99, 111, 121) *134Sale To Listing Ratio: 67% (62%, 49%, 41%, 50%) *70%Price Changes: 73 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link Nov27

Nalcor didn’t hoodwink the UARB into approving the Maritime Link

By Parker Don’t be too quick to believe promoters of the Muskrat Falls Hydro Project hoodwinked the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board into approving Emera’s role in the controversial project. Nalcor executive Gilbert Bennett told the Muskrat Falls Inquiry yesterday the company deliberately low-balled cost estimates to help Emera win NSUARB approval …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday) Nov23

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Every Thursday)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 15th – 23rd, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 167 (202, 268, 233, 225) *200Sold: 104 (99, 111, 121, 117) *115Sale To Listing Ratio: 62% (49%, 41%, 50%, 52%) *56%Price Changes: 113 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov15

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 8th – 15th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 202 (268, 233, 225, 283) *223Sold: 99 (111, 121, 117, 141) *135Sale To Listing Ratio: 49% (41%, 50%, 52%, 50%) *61%Price Changes: 101 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov08

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of November 1st – 8th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 268 (233, 225, 283, 227) *214Sold: 111 (121, 117, 141, 108) *123Sale To Listing Ratio: 41% (50%, 52%, 50%, 48%) *58%Price Changes: …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Nov01

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 25th – November 1st, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 244 (225, 283, 227, 272) *237Sold: 121 (117, 141, 108, 138) *121Sale To Listing Ratio: 50% (52%, 50%, 48%, 51%) *51%Price Changes: 165 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Oct25

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 18th – 25th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 225 (283, 227, 272, 285) *249Sold: 117 (141, 108, 138, 174) *136Sale To Listing Ratio: 52% (50%, 48%, 51%, 61%) *55%Price Changes: 118 (124, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

HOT NEW LISTING ALERT!!! Oct22

HOT NEW LISTING ALERT!!!

30 & 32 Parkhill Road, Halifax Rare opportunity in one of Halifax’s most desirable neighbourhoods awaits! Here is your chance to own two stunning turn-key properties located on two sizeable lots, backing onto Sir Sandford Fleming Park in sought after Jollimore. 32 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Zoe Lucas presents the subtle autumn colours of Sable Island Oct22

Zoe Lucas presents the subtle autumn colours of Sable Island

By Parker Cape Breton enjoyed unusually spectacular fall foliage this year, as brilliant as I have ever seen. For a completely different take on autumn colours, in a part of Nova Scotia most of us never get to see first hand, check out the magnificent photo essay Zoe Lucas …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Oct18

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 11th – 18th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 283 (227, 272, 285, 280) *227Sold: 141 (108, 138, 174, 167) *126Sale To Listing Ratio: 50% (48%, 51%, 61%, 60%) *56%Price Changes: 124 (173, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

GROUNDWIRE OCTOBER 8 | MMIW HEARINGS AND VIGILS, MASS DEMONSTRATION AGAINST RACISM, MB CARBON TAX Oct16

GROUNDWIRE OCTOBER 8 | MMIW HEARINGS AND VIGILS, MASS DEMONSTRATION AGAINST RACISM, MB CARBON TAX

By GroundWire Production This episode of GroundWire was produced on the traditional territories of the Mississaugas of the New Credit by the GroundWire National Coordination Team in Toronto. Headlines: B.C. Supreme Court Ruling on Jumbo Glacier Resort | Catherine Fisher, CJLY Withdrawal of Manitoba’s Carbon Tax Commitment | Michael Welch, CKUW Eviction of ‘Namegans …read more Source: Halifax Media...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of VIewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Oct11

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of VIewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of October 4th – 11th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 227 (272, 285, 280, 227) *233Sold: 108 (138, 174, 167, 141) *131Sale To Listing Ratio: 48% (51%, 61%, 60%, 62%) *56%Price Changes: 173 (174, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Halifax Water’s empty threat of legal action against customers Oct11

Halifax Water’s empty threat of legal action against customers

By Parker Some residents of West End Halifax arrived home last week to find notices taped to their front doors threatening legal action if they did not book appointments to let Halifax Water install new smart meters within 72 hours, a deadline that expired over the holiday weekend. “If an appointment is not …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Oct04

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of September 27th – October 4th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 272 (285, 280, 227, 208) *315Sold: 138 (174, 167, 141, 126) *124Sale To Listing Ratio: 51% (61%, 60%, 62%, 61%) *40%Price Changes: 174 …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

Cheap shots mar the Auditor General’s credibility Oct04

Cheap shots mar the Auditor General’s credibility

By Parker Yesterday’s report by the Auditor General chides the NS Health Authority for spending $889 on a “staff farewell party” for 35 people. Michael Pickup complains the event, “lacked policy direction and documentation (e.g., attendees, business rationale, approvals).” But he gives no further details. Was it a retirement party? For how many …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Sep27

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of September 20th-27th, 2018 (Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 285 (280, 227, 208, 294) *267Sold: 174 (167, 141, 126, 147) *148Sale To Listing Ratio: 61% (60%, 62%, 61%, 50%) *55%Price Changes: 172 (163, 161, 143, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...

To placate self-serving scolds, Ottawa abandons a policy of compassion Sep26

To placate self-serving scolds, Ottawa abandons a policy of compassion

By Parker Let’s pause to consider the evil done by Opposition parties, pandering media, sanctimonious citizens, and Ministers of the Crown who can’t stand political heat. Case in point: Last December, a Halifax jury found Christopher Garnier guilty of a grotesque murder: After a night of drinking and sex, Garnier strangled Truro police constable …read more Source: The...

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays) Sep20

The Halifax Real Estate Blog Weekly Market Rant and Statistics Update, by Jeremiah Wallace of ViewPoint Realty (Thursdays)

Halifax (HRM) Residential Statistic Update for the Week of September 13th-20th, 2018(Previous weeks numbers in brackets)*Previous Year’s Stats​ Total MarketNew/Back to Market Listings: 280 (227, 208, 294, 255) *272Sold: 167 (141, 126, 147, 146) *143Sale To Listing Ratio: 60% (62%, 61%, 50%, 57%) *53%Price Changes: 163 (161, 143, 158, …read more Source: Halifax Real Estate...