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.
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
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
TORONTO REAL ESTATE IS YOUR BEST INVESTMENT FOR YOUR MONEY… You work hard for your Money and what better return than investing in the Toronto Real Estate Market. According to the following Toronto Real Estate Board Charts, Real Estate over time is the Best Investment for your Money. Our Market and House Prices have continued a steady rise throughout the … Read More
THE SILENT KILLER – DON’T LET THIS HAPPEN IN YOUR HOME OR TO YOUR FAMILY! A few things: Carbon Monoxide is Odorless, Colourless and Tasteless The Law came into effect in Ontario to have Carbon Monoxide Alarms in Houses on April 14, 2015 Have your Gas Furnace/Stove and Chimney checked regularly, and make sure your Furnace Inspector has a ‘Gas Licence’, and your … Read More
Many Homes in Toronto have Knob and Tube Wiring….What is is exactly? Homes built prior to 1950, used a system called ‘Knob and Tube’ Wiring. Today, although its technology is old, it is still capable of carrying electricity through a Home. What is Knob and Tube Wiring? It is a system that uses Porcelain Insulators called Knobs, for running wires through … Read More
Want to know what’s going on in the Housing Market? Trends? Statistics? How many Sales of Condos, Townhomes, Detached Homes? Prices? TREB (The Toronto Real Estate Board) provides regular data to keep Agents informed of the Market. These Charts give Agents a better understanding of what the Real Estate Market is doing in Toronto.
Just How Much MONEY is Enough??? Toronto’s Real Estate Market is: HOT! ON FIRE! CRAZY! FAST! INSANE! Sellers are spending Money on Getting their Homes ready for the Bidding War Frenzy. Lawns are manicured, Flowers Planted, Shrubs Trimmed, and why, to add to ‘Curb Appeal’. Buyers that are driving through Toronto Neighbourhoods, get an instant feeling of ‘Home’ when they … Read More