Burlington, Ontario – April, 2016 – Homes for sale in Burlington, Ontario are selling fast – very fast. Newly listed homes are selling as quickly as within 24 hours. Buyers need to be prepared, focused and ready to act when a preferred listing is introduced.

With a higher rate of migration west from the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to the Burlington area the demand for housing has increased significantly. The price for a detached home has risen as much as 10 percent in the past year. With fewer listings to choose from, buyers are engaging in bidding wars, creating a market that most buyers find difficult to navigate. On the flip side, sellers benefit with faster sales and higher sales prices for their homes.


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Becoming a savvy buyer is essential for buyers that want to succeed in a seller’s market. When the right home is listed, consider conducting a pre-offer inspection, and obtain pre-approval from a lender and find out the seller’s desired closing date. In order to compete with other buyers, minimize buying conditions, and wherever possible, agree to the seller’s closing date when making an offer. The Linda Maguire Team will make sure clients proactively understand the steps in the process and ensure each client is fully prepared for success in buying a home. 

About The Linda Maguire Team

The Linda Maguire Team consists of highly experienced and dedicated real estate sales representatives with Royal LePage Burloak Real Estate Services. Our team includes Linda Maguire, Brian Maguire, Elaine Blamauer, and Cathy Buttrum. When assisting purchasing and selling homes in Burlington, Ontario, The Linda Maguire Team delivers passionate, personal service to ensure a successful result and a satisfied client.  

To find out more about our real estate services, or to schedule an appointment with The Linda Maguire Team, call (905) 335-3042 or visit


Burlington, Ontario has a very active real estate market. More people are making the move west from the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) to live in this beautiful area, rich in urban charm and culture, and with a myriad of housing options. From the many things to do and see, to the appealing mix of historic and new residential housing, Burlington has put itself on the map as a vibrant city, and is consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in Canada. Within Burlington, buyers will find fascinating neighbourhoods, each possessing its own distinctive personality. For buyers looking to make a move to Burlington, here are some of the hottest up-and-coming areas in Burlington real estate.


Real Estate for Sale in Burlington


1. Roseland - The established neighbourhood features less density than the urban center, and offers larger detached residential homes. The residences often include custom, upscale details, and the neighbourhood provides a prestigious atmosphere that remains family-friendly.

2. Downtown Burlington - People who prefer walkability and urban flair will find their needs met in the downtown neighbourhoods. Downtown boasts easy walking access to a wide variety of restaurants, shops, attractions, performing arts, dynamic culture and many of the city’s festivals. Housing is a mix of renovated historic residences as well as newer condos and townhomes . Along the waterfront is Spencer Smith Park, where the city’s many festivals are held, and you’ll always find residents out enjoying walking, biking, jogging and rollerblading. Also a short walk away is the Burlington Beach strip, which provides an experience typically only found outside of urban centers.


3. Brant Hills and The Orchard - These two neighbourhoods offer their residents convenience and accessibility. Thought of as family-oriented, Brant Hills and The Orchard are a pleasant mix of newer detached homes, condos and townhome developments. Brant Hills and The Orchard provide good schools and plenty of community amenities, and are also near recreation centers and t he main transportation routes.

Burlington is a city with stunning views, diverse opportunities and a wide variety of things to do. Whether you are looking for recreational activities, want to settle down to a “walkable lifestyle”, or want to explore a thriving urban scene, Burlington is a place that meets the needs of many buyers.

Buyers in Burlington's complex real estate market do better when utilizing the services of a professional, experienced team. The Linda Maguire Team can assist you with identifying the right neighbourhood, and will guide you through the entire buying process from search to closing. The Linda Maguire Team consists of highly experienced and dedicated real estate sales representatives; Linda Maguire, Brian Maguire, Elaine Blamauer, and Cathy Buttrum.

For more information on the real estate in Burlington, Ontario, please contact the Linda Maguire Team today!


The Linda Maguire Team, a real estate service company from Royal LePage in Burlington, and surrounding areas, has launched their new and improved official website.

Burlington, Ontario - February, 2016 - The Linda Maguire Team has announced the upcoming launch of their new website for real estate services in Burlington and surrounding areas. The new site is designed to provide potential clients with important information regarding several aspects of home sales including:

  • Real estate listings.
  • Home buyer and seller guides.
  • Local area information and current trends.
  • Company details and team member bio's.
  • Client testimonials.
  • And more.

The new website will highlight The Linda Maguire Team's dedication to providing exceptional customer service, while educating current and potential clients about the housing market in the area. The website will also include valuable information for buyers and sellers, such as home staging tips and how to get the most out of home inspections. Linda Maguire and her team consistently put a client's needs first.  As Lindasays, "I am a firm believer in exceeding expectations and enhancing your quality of life."


Linda Maguire, owner and operator of The Linda Maguire Team, began her career as a real estate sales representative in 2006, following over 15 years as an international software sales and marketing professional. Linda Maguire’s past experience, coupled with her Honours Business degree from McMaster University, is a contributing factor toward her ranking among the top 3 percent of national sales representatives in real estate sales for Royal LePage for the last several years - earning her the Diamond Award. 


To learn more about the new website launch, please contact The Linda Maguire Team directly.


About The Linda Maguire Team


The Linda Maguire Team consists of highly experienced and dedicated real estate sales representatives;Linda Maguire, Brian Maguire, Elaine Blamauer, and Cathy Buttrum.


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The Linda Maguire Team

Royal LePage Burloak Real Estate Service, Brokerage

3060 Mainway

Burlington ON L7M1A3

(905) 335-3042


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It's a seller's market this spring, as homes for sale in Burlington, Ontario fly off the listing pages, some lasting only a single day before they are snagged up by home buyers. Due to this frenzy, buyers are encouraged to act fast when a home is listed that meets their needs and budget.


Property Prices Rising Fast


As more people move west into the Burlington area, the demand for housing has increased drastically. The increased demand has caused prices to rise for detached homes by as much as 10 percent per year. With fewer homes to pick from, buyers are engaging in bidding wars over highly sought after properties, effectively driving up prices even more, and promoting faster sales. While this is good news for those looking to sell their home, buyers are feeling the consequences. 

How Does This Affect the Buyer?


The speed in which properties are being sold at leaves many buyers going from property to property, sometimes not being able to secure the ideal home. However, there are steps buyers can take before and during the process. By being properly prepared prior to making an offer, the buyer has a higher chance of securing their dream home.

Tips for Buyers in a Seller's Market

With homes for sale in Burlington, Ontario in such high demand, buyers must be ready to act quickly when their ideal home is listed for sale. To do this, buyers are encouraged to get financially “preapproved “so they can be ready prior to making an offer. Educate yourself about the buying process by asking your real estate professional if you have any questions. Here are some things buyers can do to help secure their new home:


  • Find out the seller’s preferred closing date, and the reason why that date is important. Then attempt to accommodate that target date. Doing so can set you apart from other buyers with less flexibility.
  • Limit the buying conditions as much as possible - the less onerous the offer, the quicker it will firm up which helps those sellers that just want to be done with the stress of listing process. Two options to consider:
    • 1. Inspect the property BEFORE placing an offer.
    • 2. Get solid financing in place so you that don't need to include a financing condition.

To learn more about what buyers can do in a seller's market, or for information regarding homes for sale in Burlington, Ontario and the surrounding area, contact the professionals at The Linda Maguire Team (Royal LePage).Passionate .Personal. Service . 


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Enjoy a living experience with this home that feels like a luxurious cottage, including backyard privacy and interior retreats.  The whole property is manicured (87’ x 184’), with mature trees and very large private back yard with saltwater swimming pool and patios.


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This 4 bedroom home features unsurpassed quality & attention to detail. Fabulous and very bright gourmet kitchen, with top of the line appliances, fully open to large family room and over looking the back yard.  Main floor coffee/wine room, with windows on three sides, ideal for bright morning starts and evening relaxing enjoyment.  The home’s ambience is enhanced by 3 beautiful fireplaces and dark oak hardwood floors.  Immaculate! 


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