Corydon Osborne Neighbourhood Plan

February 13th, 2012
The City of Winnipeg is developing a neighbourhood plan for the Corydon area. This has been in the works for the last year but there is still time to see what is planned and to add your input. There is an open house this Wednesday, Feb 15th from 4:30 to 8:30pm at the Gladstone School - 500 Gertrude Ave. There is a presentation at 6pm.

Check out the link Corydon Osborne Neighbourhood Plan 

Winnipeg Secondary Suites

February 13th, 2012
The City of Winnipeg is having a Public Open House regarding the future of Secondary Suites within the City. They are specifically exploring the options of detached secondary suites. This is a great step forward to addressing rental issues, housing costs and densifying inner city neighbourhoods. It will be interesting to see what they have proposed and what the feedback will be. The Open Hous ...

Winnipeg Residential Sales - January 2012

February 10th, 2012

Here is the January 2012 sales report prepared by Winnipeg Realtors®

With the exception of 1997 when January sales were at 660, January 2012 sales activity ranks among the best results for all other Januarys as none have even threatened the 600 sales level. Dollar volume is another story altogether as despite sales being in a virtual deadlock with last January, there was still nearly an additi ...

Winnipeg Real Estate 2012 Forecast

February 8th, 2012

Here is some information from the WinnpegREALTORS® 2012 Forecast Breakfast. This is interesting information that suggests that 2011 was a fairly strong year and that 2012 will again be a positive year yet slightly lower on the price increases.

Average residential detached home sale price per zone in 2011
Zone Average Price Increase from 2010
1 $341,461 7.20%
2 $299,647 5.85%
3 $226,716 7.35% ...