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Niagara Peninsula Home Sellers are Saving Thousands in Commission (Yes, even during the pandemic!)

October 15, 2020

While 2020 has become a bit of a write-off in public opinion owing to the COVID-19 restrictions on… well, everything fun, the incredible selling conditions across the Niagara Peninsula, which includes the Hamilton and Niagara regions, have made it an unforgettable year for people putting their homes on the market.

From late spring to the end of summer, record numbers of sales and low inventory of available homes created fierce competition among buyers, driving prices steadily upward. The fall markets are still rollicking, making it clear that even through a pandemic – and even through the second wave! – REALTORS® have the knowledge and professional integrity to safely guide Canadian home sellers toward successful sales.

Interested in what success looks like for Purplebricks sellers, who chose to work with our experienced local REALTORS® for a low fixed fee? Here’s a snapshot of some of our sales from across the region and the stunning amounts the sellers saved in commission!

Home in Binbrook, commission savings: $26,000 / Home in Hamilton, commission savings $14,000†

In the western reaches of the Niagara Peninsula, these Purplebricks sellers sold their homes in well under the average time reported for September by the REALTORS® Association of Hamilton-Burlington.1

Home in Niagara Falls, commission saved: $31,000 / Home in Grimsby, commission saved: $28,000†

In the Niagara region, these Purplebricks sellers sold in September and smashed the average days on market for the month, as reported by the Niagara Association of REALTORS®.2 Better yet, they each saved more than $25K in commission!

And as for homebuyers? The Niagara Peninsula continues to see impressive increases in year-over-year sales as buyer demand keeps pace with new listings being added to the market.3

With lower inventory and homes selling fast, the guidance of a real estate professional can’t be underestimated: a dedicated Purplebricks Home Buying REALTOR® will use their expertise to understand your needs and help you safely navigate the competitive market to land you your dream home. Plus, when you work with a Purplebricks agent, you’ll receive $2,000 in cash back* when you purchase. It’s an added bonus in a year when we could all use another reason to smile.

If you’re planning to sell or buy a home this fall, a local Purplebricks REALTOR® is ready to take on the market. Call to find out how we can help you reach your real estate goals: 1-855-999-9740.

†When compared to a commission of 5%, taking into account fees paid to Purplebricks and remuneration paid to a buyer’s agent, if any, and the applicable taxes, rounded down to the nearest thousand.