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At the beginning of the 2020 year, the Saskatoon real estate market began with definite promise. The numbers certainly show a much more balanced market of late as sales volume and prices were quite strong. Of course, there will be a slow down due to the Covid-19 outbreak, however a  survey done by Point 2 homes in March shows that buyers have not lost confidence in the market. Most prefer to wait to purchase once this blows over. With interest rates at all time lows over the past few weeks, plenty of buyers are still actively shopping.

The Saskatchewan Real Estate Commission has put strict guidelines into place since the recent outbreak. It is obviously not business as usual as Realtors in Saskatoon are working remotely from their home offices and

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In Saskatoon, the best month to sell your house really depends on the competition you have in your niche market at any given time. Traditionally, most potential sellers that may be looking to list their home will want to have it ready for spring or summer, when the market is most active. With more home buyers buying, the more likely a seller will be to sell their house quickly. However, this is also when most homes are listed, so there's also more competition between properties, which could lead to more days on the market.

Competition isn’t typically as strong during the fall or winter, so if you want to be sure your property will be seen, those may be the best months to sell a home. Spring, however is still an excellent season for selling your

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One of the most commonly asked questions in real estate is, “How do real estate agents get paid?” Many potential buyers and sellers are apprehensive about using a REALTOR® because they are unsure of hidden costs that may arise during a real estate transaction. This ambiguity can leave a potential client wary and apprehensive about employing a REALTOR®. In all reality, though, what they’re missing out on is having someone on their side who will most likely give them educated advice, help them save money, and point out potential pitfalls in the buying/selling process. 

How Much Do Real Estate Agents Make Per Sale?

Every real estate agent is paid on a commission basis and does not traditionally get paid for showings, appraisals, or any rendered

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