Charming and Welcoming Century Home For Sale in Little Britain on a Beautiful Corner Lot

Rare and Exceptional Opportunity to own a little piece of History in the quaint  village of Little Britain. 

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Don’t miss your chance to won this Lovely Century home built in 1920, Situated on a beautiful corner lot. This Gem shines from top to Bottom and is loaded with all kinds of potential. From the moment you walk in to the Front Foyer you will notice updates well blended into the original charm of this home.

IMG_9026The main floor features a large Living Room with gas fireplace and hardwood floors and a view overlooking the front yard. You will also find the very generously sized Dining Room and large Country Kitchen. Off the back side of the kitchen is a nicely appointed Laundry and 4 Piece Bathroom. The Combination Laundry room provides a large staging area where you can access the partially fenced side yard and single car garage.

IMG_9040The Second level features 3 bedrooms and another 4 piece bathroom. The master bedroom stretches across the entire front of the house and has a stunning sun deck where you can enjoy a good book or your morning coffee. The other 2 bedrooms all feature closets and a generous amount of space in each room.

Added Bonus – The Loft area on the 3rd level remains unfinished but has potential for a unique home office, hobby area or children’s hangout.

The large 64′ X 167′ yard provides an amazing outdoor space for you and your family to enjoy year round.

This home is situated at the gateway to cottage country yet is close enough to Oshawa, Whitby or Ajax for commuting. Oshawa is 53 Km’s and takes about 45 minutes to drive.

Updates to this home include:

  • Newer Well – 2009
  • Newer Electircal
  • Newer Windows
  • Newer Plumbing

Home is currently listed on the MLS system at $475,000 and is available for scheduled showings. Please contact me directly if you require additional information or would like to book a viewing of this charming century home.

Scott Roy, Sales Representative

RE/MAX JAZZ Inc. Brokerage. 21 Drew St. Oshawa, Ontario 

(905) 728-1600 Office / (905) 435-7355 direct/ text  or Scott@LifeinDurham.com

Port Perry Open House @ 32 Castle Harbour Drive – Sat. May 26th & Sun. may 27th 2-4 p.m.

Massive Multi Generational Family Potential – If your future plans include providing a unique setting for yourself and your immediate family members, Then this is definitely the opportunity for you.

Join us this Saturday and Sunday, May 26th & 27th from 2 – 4 p.m. at 32 Castle Harbour Drive in Port Perry. Map / Location

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Just over 2600 square feet on the main floor! This home has so much to offer almost any buyer. There are 3 Generous sized bedrooms on the main level and 1 additional bedroom on the lower level. You will also find 4 Bathrooms throughout the home, 3 on the main level and 1 on the lower level. A couple of the unique features of this home are the dual entrance ways and 2 staircases leading to the finished lower level which creates tremendous opportunity for many different configurations.

You will also find this home has a unique sitting area with 2 skylights and Large Windows overlooking the back yard. A huge living room you simply wont find anywhere else and will  accommodate every family member for those special celebrations and Holiday occasions. The screened in porch is situated along the backside of the home and is IMG_4839overlooking the pool and lush gardens for those more relaxing an quieter moments. A  Massive 27′ X 27′ – 2 Car Garage has direct access to the home and plenty of room for each car and additional storage.

 

The Lower level is completely finished with a combined Recreational Room and Family Room and Wood burning Fireplace. There is an additional kitchen, 1 additional bedroomIMG_4859 and Hot Tub (in As Is Condition) located in a Sunroom off the kitchen. The Walk Out Basement has huge windows making this an absolutely wonderful area drenched with natural light and sporting fantastic views of the expansive 1.5 acre property.

Outdoor Oasis!!

This wonderful home is situated on 1.5 acres and is surrounded by mature trees which create a very private and oasis like setting. There is an in-ground pool and gardens throughout the back yard and walking trails where you can access Lake Scugog.

 

For additional information please contact me directly:

SCOTT ROY Sales Representative

RE/MAX JAZZ Inc Brokerage

21 Drew Street, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 4Z7  (905) 435-7355 direct / text 

scott@lifeindurham.com

 

 

 

Beautiful Port Perry Waterfront Home For Sale.

Welcome to Your Waterfront Oasis on Lake Scugog – 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms and All created and designed with a “Bungalow lifestyle” in mind. 

 
Beautiful Western Views and Vistas that can only be outdone by the absolutely Stunning Sunsets you can take in from the huge deck overlooking Lake Scugog. This home has been designed around a bungalow lifestyle with the Master Bedroom on the main level that features walk through closet to a beautiful  4 Piece Semi Ensuite Bathroom. You will also find the laundry room on the main level and a stunning Open Concept floor plan that is almost completely barrier free. 
This custom built 3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom home has a detached 2 car garage complete with a 2nd Story Loft that is ready to be developed. Generous driveway allows for parking for up to 8 cars. 24 Foot soaring cathedral ceilings provide a sun drenched living space an views across the lake from almost every room. The open concept main floor layout also features a stunning kitchen with Solid Wood Cupboards that are complimented by the rich black granite counter tops and high end appliances, including an induction stove with down draft venting. The Open Concept Living space makes this a a great environment to Entertain with family and friends. The Stunning 24 feature wall is surrounded by glass and makes yet another bold statement in this home. This space is also a place to relax an unwind with a Cozy Fireplace that will warm the space in winter and enhances the visual appeal of the stunning stone feature wall throughout the year.
The Unique Loft area on the second level provides a panoramic view of the first floor and a quiet area for reading, painting, relaxing or possibly a beautiful Home Office space. 
The Finished Basement provides a huge area for relaxing and or entertaining with family and friends and features a gas fireplace and 2 walkouts to the gorgeous waterfront yard with a circular patio and campfire area.  The basement also features a 2 piece bathroom and storage room. 
 
Other Features: 
  • Hardwood Floors on 1st and 2nd levels
  • Ceramic Tiles in Kitchen and Foyer
  • LED lighting throughout the Home 
  • New Drilled Well 
  • New Septic System 
  • Parking for 8 Cars 
  • Rough In for “In Floor” Radiant heating in basement
Dont miss the Opportunity to make this Wonderful Waterfront home your own !!!
Contact me for additional information or to book your own private showing.

SCOTT ROY Sales Representative

RE/MAX JAZZ INC Brokerage

21 Drew Street Oshawa, Ontario L1H 4Z7
(905) 728-1600 (Office) or (905) 435-7355 (Text/Direct)
Property listed for sale @ $1,199,000 – Check out the link for more details @ 340 Fralicks Beach Rd

Saturday OPEN HOUSE in Port Perry from 1-4 p.m. @ 48 Chimney Hill Way !!

REMAX Logo NewJoin Us this Saturday April 7th from 1-4 p.m. at 48 Chimney Hill Way in historic Port Perry for an extended Open House. Drop in and check out this wonderful 4 Bedroom and 4 Bathroom home with just over 2900 square Feet.

 

IMG_3582Welcome to 48 Chimney Hill Way, a Queens Gate built home (Balfour Model) and one of the Largest Homes in the neighbourhood known as the Ravines of Cawkers Creek . With Just over 2900 Square Feet, this home has more than enough space for the entire family. This Home has a nice open and spacious feel to it and features 4 generous bedrooms on the second level. 2 Bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms and the Master features a double walk in Closet and  5 piece en-suite bathroom. The Second largest bedroom also has a 4-piece en-suite. Both other bedrooms feature large closets, and each have a generous amount of space to accommodate a queen size bed.

Main Floor Features and Open Concept Family Overlooking the Large Kitchen and separate breakfast area. The Main Floor also features a huge Living Room and Formal Dining Room. There is also an attractive 3-Sided Gas Fireplaces that provides a unique divide between the Living Room & Family Room. 2 Story Grand entrance & Circular Stair Case Leading up to Bonus Media Room with W/O to Deck on 2nd Level.

 

Features and Highlights Include:

  • Large 2 Tier Deck in Back Yard
  • Southern Exposure on Back Yard
  • 2 Car Garage with Direct Access to Home
  • 2 Ensuite Bathrooms (5 Piece & 4 Piece)
  • Main Floor Powder Room
  • Main Floor Laundry
  • 2nd Level Deck off Media Room
  • Circular Staircaise
  • Upgraded Kitchen Cabinets
  • 3 Sided Fireplace

 

For Additional Information please CONTACT:

SCOTT ROY Sales Representative

RE/MAX JAZZ Inc. Brokerage

21 Drew Street, Oshawa Ontario L1H 4Z7

(905) 728-1600 or (905) 435-7355

scott@lifeindurham.com

Oshawa Open House Today – Saturday, Feb. 10th from 2-4 p.m.

Join us today at 1086 Snowberry Street in Oshawa From 2-4 p.m.

Check out and Drop by this tastefully decorated and renovated home on a quite street close to many amenities. Home boasts 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, Finished Basement, Updated and fully Renovated Kitchen and 2nd Floor Bathroom, Stunning New Hardwood Staircase and Wrought Iron Railings. Click on the Link Below to See the 3D Virtual Tour of This lovely home.

3D Virtual Tour

 

For Additional Information Please contact me directly:

 

SCOTT ROY Sales Representative 

RE/MAX JAZZ Inc Brokerage

21 Drew Street, Oshawa, ON

(905) 728-1600 or (905) 435-7355 Direct

scott@lifeindurham.com

New Qualification Rules for Mortgages

We met with mobile mortgage specialists from RBC this week to discuss how the recentconventional-versus-high-ratio-mortgage rule changes are affecting home buyers. Its not overly complex but the changes do have a significant impact on both buyers and the potentially the real estate market.

Lets run through a possible purchase scenario 

  • Buyer Client is a first time home buyer
  • They saved 5% for the down payment
  • $100,000 combined income
  • $800 a month for Loans, Car Payment, VISA Balance etc.

Subject Property they would like to purchase

  • Purchase Price $475,000
  • Property Taxes $5,000 / year
  • Heating and or other Expenses $1,200

 

2017 Qualification Rates for a 5 year fixed term – 3.19% 

  • Purchase Price $475,000
  • Purchase 5% Down Payment
  • 25 Year Amortization
  • Estimated Monthly Payment $2,221

** Total Debt Service Ratio =42%  equals mortgage APPROVAL  ** 

2018 Qualification Rates for a 5 year fixed term – 5.14% 

  • Purchase Price $475,000
  • Purchase 5% Down Payment
  • 25 Year Amortization
  • Estimated Monthly Payment $2,712

** Total Debt Service Ratio =48%  equals mortgage DECLINED  ** 

ADJUSTED QUALIFICATION *** 2018 Qualification Rates for a 5 year fixed term – 5.14% 

  • Purchase Price $400,000
  • Purchase 5% Down Payment
  • 25 Year Amortization
  • Estimated Monthly Payment $2,299

** Total Debt Service Ratio =43%  equals mortgage APPROVAL  **

Now more than ever it is so important to align yourself with and partner with industry professionals to help navigate you through all of your real estate options and the process of searching for and purchasing your new home. You may qualify for more than you think., You may have to adjust your search criteria, either way knowledge is truly a power full tool and a tremendous advantage in this current market place

Would like to thank Marlene Jobb, Ethan Jobb & Alexandra Jobb for presenting and  assembling the above numbers and scenarios. 

  • Marlene Jobb @ (905) 432-4310 marlene.jobb@RBC.com
  • Ethan Jobb @ (289) 927-3720 ethan.jobb@RBC.com
  • Alexandra Jobb @ (905) 995-2126 alexandra.jobb@RBC.com

Thank you

 

SCOTT ROY, Sales Representative

RE/MAX JAZZ Inc. Brokerage, 21 Drew Street, Oshawa ON

(905) 728-1600 Office or (905) 435-7355 Direct – scott@lifeindurham.com

 

Great Family Home For Sale in Port Perry

Welcome to 33 Winchurch Drive Port Perry

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Open Concept Kitchen & Breakfast Area

Wonderful 3 Bedroom and 3 Bathroom home.

2 Storey Link Style Home Located in a Family Friendly Neighbourhood in Port Perry. This Home is situated within walking distance to Schools, Walking Trails, Parks & Shopping.

Main Floor features a convenient & open layout  with a Combined Living and Dining Room featuring a 3 Sided Gas Fireplace. The Combined  Kitchen and Breakfast area Bright and maintain an Open Concept as well. Breakfast area features a walk out to the Deck Overlooking the backyard. The Main floor also features a so an easily accessible powder Room and Direct Garage access as you enter the home.

The 3 Bedrooms on the Upper Level are complimented with a large 4 Piece Main Bathroom and a spacious 4 Piece Master en-suite. The Generous master Bedroom has a walk in closet, 4 piece en-suite and a view overlooking the back yard.

The Basement is Finished and Features a Walk Out to the Back yard and is where most of the mechanical components  are located (Furnace Hot Water Tank etc.) and laundry.

Additional Features Include:

  • Double Wide Paved Driveway
  • Custom Built Garden Shed
  • Front Porch
  • New Deck Boards and Railing
  • Custom build master bedroom closet
  • Custom tiled Backsplash