More “strong price gains” expected for Greater Toronto Area housing market this year Housing markets in Ontario and British Columbia have been hot out of the gates in 2016, which has the Canadian Real Estate Association updating its predictions for residential real estate this year. The trade association is now saying 2016 will be yet another year of “strong price gains,” … Read More
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
Government of Canada Announcement Raising the minimum Down Payment The Federal Government of Canada recently announced that it will be increasing the minimum Down Payment on Real Estate Property Purchases from 5 per cent to 10 per cent on the portion of Properties valued over $500,000 up to $1M Effective February 15, 2016. As an example, a Homebuyer trying to purchase … Read More
Hello! Today, I’ve been a TREB Member, Realtor and Real Estate Broker for 27 Years! I have seen a lot of changes in our Industry, and a lot of Agents come and go. I’m still here, and ready to help you with your Real Estate Needs, so let me put my 27 Years of Real Estate Experience, Negotiating Skills, Knowledge, … Read More
Although this is a Funny Cartoon, most people who have ever owned a home, has probably considered Flipping a Home for what else … A Profit. TV Reality Shows like HGTV makes everything look so easy and all in an hour! However, here are 8 things to consider before getting into the House Flipping Game:
A Real Estate Agent without a Phone? That’s almost unheard of especially in Toronto! That picture was of me a few years back – always on my Cell Phone. I remember paying $1,300.00 for my first Motorola Flip Phone – Bright Blue. I loved that phone. So small, it fit almost anywhere and especially in my little purses. I … 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.
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
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