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Children Playing in a Green Field
Much like diet and exercise, greenspace has an important role to play in supporting good health. Fortunately, when you live in a naturally beautiful place like Niagara, there are endless options of green space to explore. ...Read More
How do we sell our home during these uncertain times?
The past year has proven to be a year of twists and turns as COVID settled in and disrupted all of our day-to-day lives. At this point it is no secret that the Niagara real estate market followed suit producing market data that resembled a roller-coaster ride.
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Happy Family
For many homebuyers, a child-friendly home is a deciding factor when finalizing a purchase. A child-friendly home is one that’s safe and accessible for little ones and a place where their imaginations can run free! ...Read More
Father and Daughter Cleaning Cheerfully
While cleaning your home may not be your favourite pastime, it can make for a happier home and a happier you. The next time you’re thinking about putting off tidying for another day, consider these health benefits of a clean and organized home. ...Read More
McGarr Realty's Top 3 Realtors for January!
A big shout out to our Top 3 Realtors for January! - Alexx Petrie, Andrew Dunlop and Claire Burden! Congratulations!! ...Read More
Spring Vase by Window
To everything there is a season - and this includes when you should buy or sell your home! Seasonal changes have a huge impact on the St. Catharines and Niagara real estate market. They can affect housing prices, market demand, inventory levels and more.
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McGarr Realty's Realtor Top 3 for December!
We proudly present our Top 3 Realtors for December! Claire Burden, Angela Bachert and Brandi Bermuhler. Well done!! ...Read More
Port Dalhousie Overlooking Lake Ontario
Port Dalhousie is a community where old and new merge together into something special. Located along Lake Ontario, Port Dalhousie is an eclectic community that celebrates its roots while embracing a modern, relaxed sensibility. ...Read More
2020 Market Report
This report looks back at what was an incredible year both in life and in real estate. The 2020 market in Niagara was full of twists and turns but in the end turned out to be one of the strongest years on record. The report looks at the Niagara Region as a whole as well as each individual city. If you'd like to discuss further, please feel free to contact us anytime and we'll connect you with one of our Realtors. ...Read More
Aerial Photo of St Catharines Winter
At McGarr Realty, we think one of the most exciting things about buying or selling a home is how this experience will change your future. Whether you’re planning to purchase your first home or selling your property so you can move on to something better, it’s a time for new possibilities. ...Read More
Hand sanitizer with protective mask next to small wooden model house
We've been REALTORS® long enough to know that societal changes like this one can have significant impacts on real estate in St. Catharines and Niagara. We keep a close watch on the numbers so our clients will be in the best position possible when buying or selling their home. ...Read More
Niagara's five month Market Report
How strong was the swing this year? Let's have a look at some numbers! ...Read More
McGarr's Realtor Top 3 for November!
A big shout out to our Top 3 Realtors for November! - Claire Burden, Shaun Thoms and Naomi Knight. Well done!! ...Read More
Holiday gift wrapping
As a boutique real estate brokerage in beautiful downtown St. Catharines, we want to remind you about why you should start your holiday shopping right here in our neighbourhood.
We've rounded up some of our favourite shops worth visiting for your Christmas shopping. ...Read More
McGarr's Realtor Top 3 for October!
We proudly present our Top 3 Realtors for October! -Shaun Thoms, Claire Burden and Joe Cosby. Well done!! ...Read More

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