Where to Find a Home in Toronto Under $500K?

33 Candle Liteway Sold

A Home under $500K in Toronto?  Where? The Market is on FIRE!  Especially Properties Listed under $500K! Properties Listed UNDER $500K in Toronto creates a better affordability for First-Time Buyers.   One such Property recently Sold.  A Beautifully Maintained End-Unit Condo Townhome with Attached Garage had 4 Offers and went $114% OVER the List Price. Where can you can get a Fully … Read More

Real Estate Market in Ontario – OREA – January 2016

Insights - Real Estate in Ontario - OREA

OREA – Insights into Real Estate in Ontario Ontario Home Sales remain Very Strong in January 2016 Highlights: •  Residential sales up 4.9% in January 2016 compared to a year earlier. • New listings in Ontario numbered 21,405 units in January 2016, a decline of 10.6% compared to last year. • The provincial average price of homes in January 2016 … Read More

JANUARY 2016 – Report on 2015 REAL ESTATE HOUSE PRICES – GTA TORONTO

New Mortgage Rules 2018

JANUARY 2016 – Marks a Brand New Year but, with the Same Problem – LOW INVENTORY 2015 – Average GTA Property Selling Price $622,217.00 2015 – Average ‘416’ Selling Price $1,047,483.00 2015 – Average Toronto Price of Homes: Detached               $1,039,638.00 Semi-Detached    $   625,496.00  Condos                  $ … Read More

What’s Happening in the Toronto Real Estate Market November 2015?

November 2015 TREB Sales Prices GTA

The GTA Real Estate Market had another Record Month for Sales November 2015!   The Toronto Real Estate Market Sold more Homes in 2015 – hitting 100,000 Sales by year’s end, than any other YEAR on Record!  And this trend is expected to continue into 2016!  $632,685.00 Average Sales Price for November 2015 within the GTA (Greater Toronto Area) The Average Sales … Read More

November 2015 Sales GTA TREB

Market Value List Price Home Toronto Real Estate

Record Sales in November 2015! December 3, 2015 — Toronto Real Estate Board President Mark McLean announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,385 home sales through TREB’s MLS® System in November 2015 – up by 14 per cent compared to November 2014. This result also represented the best result on record for the month of November. Sales through the first … Read More

Is Your Property Worth More Close to Transit?

Real Estate Worth More Near Transit

A new study suggests that Real Estate Property located closer to key transit spots is worth more money. Per Garry Marr | November 26, 2015 National Post: Commercial real estate company Avison Young looked at buildings sold in Toronto’s downtown core from 2012 t0 2015 and compared their sale price, dividing them up into two categories: buildings less than 500 metres from a … Read More

OCTOBER 2015 TORONTO HOUSE PRICES

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October 2015 another Record Month for Sales in GTA! Average Toronto Property Selling Price $671,350K! Average Price of Homes: Detached     $1,070,000 Town            $ 579,350 Condos         $ 406,790   Let us help you Find Your Dream Home …  Click here to Start your HOME SEARCH NOW If you would like … Read More

Why Buy vs. Rent Toronto Real Estate?

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?

Real Estate Plan Your Move Checklist for Buyers and Sellers

Plan Your Move Checklist

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

What are the most expensive houses in Toronto Listed for?

Most Expensive House in Toronto Real Estate Market Rosedale

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

What is a PHANTOM Real Estate OFFERS and are they Legal?

Toronto Real Estate Bids Solds

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

WHAT IS KNOB AND TUBE WIRING?

Knob and Tube Wiring

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