Ever wonder just how the Numbering System works in Toronto? How are Numbers assigned to Buildings and Homes and, pretty much all Real Estate? Well, depending on what City you’re in, a Street Address can indicate the Distance from a Body of Water, or a Major Street, or the Proximity to the nearest Arterial, or which side of the Road … Read More
Title Insurance …. Does it Matter? Although Title Insurance in Ontario is NOT Mandatory, it is advisable when Buying Real Estate, to get the Facts, Pros & Condos about purchasing Title Insurance on your Property. The main reason to get Title Insurance is to Protect Ownership or Title against losses incurred as a result of undetected or unknown title defects.
1. AGENT. The Real Estate Sales Agent plays a huge part in Selling Your Home. Sellers should choose an Agent who provides them with lots of Information, a Marketing and Advertising Plan, References such as Past Client Testimonials, and Answers 2 simple questions: Why should I hire you and What will you do to get my Home Sold? The Agent should … Read More
We all need the security of a “Roof over our Heads” and either way, we end up having to pay RENT or a MORTGAGE for this “Roof”. The difference is, do you really want to PAY RENT meaning, PAY YOUR LANDLORD’S MORTGAGE for the rest of your life? Or, PAY DOWN your own home by paying your own Mortgage?
YES! Demand of Homes priced $1M Plus is still High! In fact, the biggest percentage increase in sales in the higher-end GTA market — up some 72 per cent, were properties over $4 Million in the first half of 2015 over the same period a year ago. Even Toronto’s Luxury Condo Market saw sizable gains, with $1 million-plus condo sales up … Read More
Now that you Bought or Sold a Home, there are soooo many things To Do! What to do next? Where do you start? What should you do first? So many Questions! When you are getting Ready to Move, here’s a Quick CHECKLIST so you don’t forget anything Important: MOVING GENERAL: * Book the Movers * Make special arrangements for the moving … Read More
Located at 18 Graydon Hall Listings In Don Mills Don Mills Walkscore Pet Friendly Buildings in Don Mills Another Don Mills Condo Building is underway and scheduled for completion 2015. Tridel has been constructing ‘Argento Condo’s on an incline of land on the East side of Don Mills Road near ‘Graydon Hall’ just South of the 401.
There’s No Place Like Home! As I have always said, there’s a Home for everyone and people take their Homes very seriously! Here are some interesting Homes from around the world. The Golden Pyramid House in Wadsworth, Illinois, is “The largest 24-Karat Gold-Plated object ever created. It is 17,000 sqft, 6 stories and is a Private Home! The property also … Read More
The TOP 5 MOST EXPENSIVE Luxury Homes For Sale in Toronto! 194 Roxborough Drive – Rosedale $28 Million In order to view this home, you need a Letter of Introduction from their Wealth Manager! It has over 17,000 sqft of space with 4 Bedrooms and 8 Bathrooms. There are 2 Stories in the Front and 5 Stories of Fantastic Views cascading out … Read More
BUYING A Resale CONDO in TORONTO …. THEN YOU NEED ONE OF THESE! Whether you are Buying a Resale Condo Apartment, Condo Co-Op or a Condo Townhouse, you need one of these. Well, maybe not you, but definitely your Lawyer wants one and he’ll want it up-to-date. When a Potential Buyer Offers to buy a Resale Condo (any type), a … Read More
PHANTOM REAL ESTATE BIDS ARE A THING OF THE PAST! You are in a bidding war and the Listing Agent says you better bring your very best Offer because you are in competition, but something doesn’t feel right. Is there another Offer and how can we know for sure? Well, starting July 1st, 2015, RECO (The Real Estate Council of … Read More
FLAIRE CONDOS @ The Shops Toronto Condos are booming. With Toronto’s population estimated to add 2.5Million more people during the next 20 years, the Condo market is on the rise. The number of Condo Towers have doubled over a decade to 1300, and 250,000 units being in the Downtown core of Toronto. The Shops has woken up the once sleepy, quiet Neighbourhood … Read More