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Should I list my home in the off-season?

A common question we get here at the Christina Miller Real Estate Group is “When should I put my house on the market?”.   The standard answer among most real estate agents is to list during the ...Read More


Canadian Affordability Monitor – Q3 Statistics

Canadian Housing Affordability Monitor Canadian housing affordability declined for the 13th consecutive quarter. Of the 10 urban centres covered in a recent National Bank of Canada report, the worst ...Read More


Top 10 Kitchen Renovation Trends of 2019

Before you plan a complete kitchen renovation, it’s important to know exactly where to start and how much of a budget you have to work with.  A kitchen remodel is a costly investment, but can pay o...Read More


How’s the Market? What’s Ahead for Real Estate?

Canadian Market at a glance: Sales are up the past 3 consecutive months Increased interest rates Number of qualified buyers are down Demand is larger than supply Although no one can p...Read More


Classic Westmount house in Montreal attracts bidding war

The Action Bidding wars are not as frequent in Montreal as they are in Toronto or Vancouver. But the past year and a half has seen an increase in such events in the Montreal real estate market, bro...Read More


Spring Real Estate Market Outlook 2018

Quick Facts: Spring Real Estate Market in Montreal Real estate is poised to maintain its appeal and momentum as a valuable investment. A decade after the financial crisis of 2008, homebuyers have s...Read More


Join in & Donate to the PINK BRA TOSS in Montreal

Join in and donate May 13th for the PINK BRA TOSS in Montreal This is a shout out to all mothers, daughters, sisters, friends… and even the amazing men in your lives to join in on the Mount-Royal...Read More


Market Report 2018 + Peek inside Montreal’s Top 10 Neighbourhoods

Montreal was one of Canada's hottest real estate markets last year, thanks to low unemployment & economic growth. Market Report 2018 + Peek inside Montreal's Top 10 Neighbourhoods   ...Read More


Moving to Montreal with children? How do you navigate the often-tricky Quebec educational system?

Moving to Montreal with children? How do you navigate the often-tricky Quebec educational system. The Christina Miller Real Estate Group often works with families relocating to Montreal. We spoke wit...Read More


Montreal’s Real Estate Market: Strong Performance in 2017

Montreal's real estate market was one of Canada's hottest markets in 2017 as low unemployment and economic growth translated into the area's best sales growth in a decade. "It's on fire,'' said Pau...Read More


Real Estate Market Report October 2017

We’re profiling some highlights from the third quarter of 2017, as compared to the third quarter of 2016 on the Island of Montreal and in Westmount. “The real estate market is continuing its stron...Read More


Join us for Splash & Dash 2017

'This year we celebrate 16 years of Splash & Dash and Sarah’s Fund at The Montreal Children’s Hospital! I have been involved personally for over 15 years when this incredible fundraiser wa...Read More


Real Estate Market Report September 2017

This was the most active month of August since the GMREB began keeping track of property sales. Montréal real estate market has been building an impressive track record,” said Mathieu Cousineau, Pr...Read More


Real Estate Market Report – August 2017

Despite the weather, Montreal's JULY Real Estate Market is HOT! According to the GMREB's (The Greater Montréal Real Estate Board) July real estate report, property sales in Montreal are up by 16% in...Read More


Chance to WIN an all-electric car

Cedars All-Electric Car Raffle | Buy your tickets now for a chance to win and help! **Only 4,000 tickets being sold. Beat the odds with the best odds ever! Imagine being told that you or a loved o...Read More


Real Estate Market Report – Jan-June 2017

Home sales & prices continue to rise, while inventory remains low. Luxury home sales are soaring. With housing inventory at such a low, the demand in the luxury real estate market is continuously...Read More


Westmount Market Report – June 2017

Discover real estate market trends in Westmount Westmount Market Update @ June 1st 2017 The Greater Montréal Real Estate Board (GMREB) has just released its most recent residential real estate ma...Read More


Christie’s Global Luxury Real Estate Market Report: Luxury Defined 2017

Now in its fifth year, Luxury Defined: An Insight into the Luxury Residential Property Market, our affiliate Christie's International Real Estate, presents an in-depth analysis of trends shaping the r...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Report – May 2017

Last month little known Home Capital Group Inc, one of Canada’s most successful non-bank mortgage lending enterprises, took a $2-billion emergency loan, with an interest rate of more than 22%, causi...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Report – Q1 2017

Low Inventory in Westmount = Seller's Market! Plus, Real Estate Board announces Best Month of March in Five Years! At the end of 2017's first quarter (January-March 2017), the Westmount real estate m...Read More


Step inside this stunning townhouse for sale in St. Henri

Step inside a beautiful 2-storey townhouse at 775 Du Couvent that has been completely renovated from top to bottom! Contemporary high-end finishes, soaring ceilings and an abundance of natural light ...Read More


Have your watch appraised by a Christies’s specialist

Have your watch appraised by a CHRISTIE'S specialist! Would you like to know the value of your watch? Come meet the watch specialists from CHRISTIE'S, the renowned auction house, for an evaluation....Read More


Win a dream HOLIDAY with Profusion Immobilier!

Whether you purchase or sell a property with us before September 15, 2017, you could win the perfect holiday for 2 at Hotel Le Germain, Charlevoix. Courtesy of Profusion Realty, this dream holida...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Report March 2017

A recent report from Centris.ca profiled "Most Expensive Regions of 2016" in Quebec. It's no surprise that most  of the expensive regions for single-family homes in 2016 are found on the Island of Mo...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update February 2017

Westmount Real Estate Market Update February 1st 2017   Don’t wait until spring to sell..or buy. January, February are prime months to purchase a home! January, February prime months to pur...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update – YEAR END

Westmount has ended the year with a 50% increase in residential sales over last December. According to a new press release from the GMREB (Greater Real Estate Board of Montreal), Montreal ends 2016 w...Read More


Real Estate 2017: What to Expect

Real Estate 2017: What to Expect Experts are “cautiously optimistic” about the Canadian housing market in 2017. The overall outlook for the Canadian economy is good, despite falling oil prices. A...Read More


Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard’s childhood home for sale

Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard’s Westmount childhood home is for sale at $1.468M Canadian professional tennis player, Eugenie Bouchard’s childhood home in Westmount at 68 Forden Crescent is on th...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update @ November 1st, 2016

Westmount Real Estate Market Update The Greater Montréal Real Estate Board (GMREB) just announced that October 2016 has been the best month of October in seven years in Montréal’s Residential Rea...Read More


Splash and Dash Montreal

We are so thrilled for Sarah's Floor! The 15th annual Splash and Dash event for  the Montreal Children's Hospital shattered all records this year and raised an amazing $275,265...138% of the goa...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market 3rd Quarter Results

The 3rd Quarter Real Estate results are in! We are 3 months away from closing out Real Estate Sales in 2016. Find out what has been happening in the Westmount Real Estate Market. There have been 131 ...Read More


Go inside a luxurious family-friendly home in Westmount that’s an oasis in the city.

Go inside a luxurious family-friendly home in Westmount that’s an oasis in the city. When the chaos of back-to-school activities returns each September, one of the calming factors for both kids and...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update @ September 1st, 2016

Westmount Real Estate Market @ September 1st According to an August article in the Globe & Mail, “The real estate sector keeps setting new records. Indeed, it’s now Canada’s biggest industr...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update @ August 1st, 2016

What are the trends taking shape in Westmount's real estate market? Sales are predictably lower given that July is holiday time for many Westmount families. Surprisingly 11 homes were list...Read More


Christie’s Global Luxury Real Estate Market Report 2016

An insight into the global luxury residential real estate market. The world of luxury real estate continues to evolve alongside the changing lifestyles, shifting financial objectives, and diverse pre...Read More


Luxury Watch Consignment with Christie’s

CONSIGN WITH CHRISTIE’S Meet with a Watch specialist. Christie's Watch specialists will be in our office July 26th ONLY for appraisals! As the global market leader for nine consecutive years, C...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update @ June 30th, 2016

We're halfway through 2016 and the numbers are in! •    On average we sell about 150 single family homes per year in Westmount. •    We’re halfway through the year and we’ve so...Read More


Westmount Real Estate Market Update @ June 1st, 2016

Wondering how the Westmount real estate market is performing? Check out Westmount's housing statistics from May 1st - May 31st, 2016. Have questions about buying or selling your home? [gravit...Read More


Discover “Rosemount Estate” at 16 Severn Ave.

Discover historic “Rosemount Estate” at 16 Severn Ave. This beautiful Westmount home is for sale. There are few things more exciting than when a historic Westmount home and architectural gem co...Read More


Debbie Travis sells her luxury home in Westmount

Celebrated Canadian designer, Debbie Travis has just listed her spectacular Westmount home for $1.95 million. The Westmount home of Canada's most beloved designer Debbie Travis has been listed for...Read More


Westmount Market Report – October 2015

Market snapshots, news and trends you’ll need to stay ahead. Westmount Market Report - October 2015 The city of Westmount has always been a highly desirable neighbourhood in which to live, wor...Read More


Montreal home sold with a free Maserati

Montreal home sold with a free Maserati in the garage! GRAND PRIX fever creates a real estate premiere Montréal, Québec – Thursday June 4th 2015 – A luxury home located at 41 Roxborough Av...Read More