Despite the continuing heat wave, appointments are up +4.7% compared to last week. However, appointments are down slightly so far in August compared to August 2020. This time last year, August was nearly the peak of the market, after the spring covid shut downs of 2020. When we compare the appointment numbers to the more typical market of 2019, we are up 32%
The sold/appointment index is up slightly, indicating buyers are slightly more hesitant than the previous week.
In Hamilton, $450-500k price ranges take the top spot follow by mid-high price ranges. In Burlington, there was a slight shuffle in popular price ranges but remained in the mid-high price ranges as well. Niagara also saw prices re-arrange, with low-mid and high price ranges all making an appearance.