KITCHENER-WATERLOO, ON (September 4, 2014) -- With a total of 567 homes sales through the
Multiple Listing System (MLS®) of the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS
®, the month of August posted a 9.2% increase in homes sales compared to the same month last year.
Home sales in the month of August were also 9.3% per cent above the 5-year average for the month
and were the second highest on record compared to August sales in the last five years.
"The Kitchener-Waterloo and regional area housing market continues to be strong" says Lynn
Bebenek, President of KWAR. "Higher than average sales activity in August and year-to-date speaks
volumes about the confidence consumers have in our local economy and homeownership as an