April 2018 TREB Toronto GTA House Condo Sale Prices Real Estate Market

Veronica Key Forget me Not!

May 2018 – Spring has Finally Sprung! Finally!  Spring has Sprung!  The Sun is Shining, and the Flowers are starting to Bloom. It seems when Spring is in the Air, everything comes out of Hibernation, the Birds, the Flowers, Trees start to Bud, as well as, the Real Estate Market.  TREB announced the April numbers (they report a month later).  The … Read More

November 2017 TREB Toronto GTA Housing Market House Condo Sale Prices

Luxury Forest Hill Mansions Homes Houses

December 2017 The TREB numbers are in for October 2017. Average Single-Detached Home in Toronto $1,276,184 and a Condo $555,396.  Sales were up a bit and the market is still active especially as Buyers are wanting to lock into a New Mortgage before the New Year.  With the new lending rules being applied to Non-Insured Mortgages January 1st, 2018, there … Read More

Humidifiers in Homes, Condos, Townhouses, Lofts

Humidifiers in Homes

Humidifiers in Homes It’s that time of year again, when the air inside your home is feeling a little dryer. The best thing you can do for you, your family, your wood flooring, furniture and trim work is to get your Humidifiers ON. Humidifiers are generally used in houses and condos to maintain the moisture level in the atmosphere.  During … Read More

October 2017 TREB Toronto GTA Housing Market House Condo Sale Prices

Harvey Kalles is Everywhere

It’s so hard to believe that November is already here!  What a ride the Real Estate Market had this year! The TREB numbers are in for October 2017. Average Single-Detached Home in Toronto $1,287,765 and a Condo $555,004. As prices stabilize and more listings enter the market, Buyers are re-entering into the Housing Market. Condos are still in Demand, and … Read More

October 2017 Key News

      2017 Just a little FALL-O-UP with what’s happening in the Real Estate Market …. Toronto is a World Class City and ranks Higher than Vancouver, or any other City in the World when it comes to living and doing business. Because of this fact, we are seeing many high paying opportunities which equates to high-priced home affordability. … Read More

JULY 2017 TREB Toronto Real Estate Housing Market News

Mansion Pool - Harvey Kalles Properties

Happy Summer 2017!  August Real Estate News      Hot. Warm. Cool. Sun. Rain. Cloudy.  What a Summer we are having!  The quick changes in weather are like the quick-paced changes that we are experiencing in this Real Estate Market …. Hot. Warm. Cool. Slow…. We’ve had it all so far this year, but these shifts in the market are … Read More

June 2017 Toronto & GTA Housing Market TREB

Harvey Kalles July 201.7 Newsletter Cottage Muskoka

JUNE 2017 – Inventory Increasing! As the Dog Days of the Hot Summer have started, the Real Estate Market in Toronto and GTA, is experiencing a Cool Down in some respects.  For June 2017, the volume of new listings has increased since the Ontario Government made their announcement on their Fair Housing Plan.  Yet, the number of Sales has dropped … Read More

How to Fight City Hall Land Transfer Tax Hike

City of Toronto Land Transfer Tax

The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) and the Ontario Real Estate Association (OREA) are fighting a City of Toronto proposal that would increase land transfer taxes on homebuyers. TREB has launched a website to shed light on the proposed changes, which it says could add thousands of dollars in upfront tax for some home buyers. TREB also released the results of … Read More

Toronto and GTA Average Sale Price – December 2016 Real Estate News

Harvey Kalles Real Estate Dec. 2016

DECEMBER 2016 REAL ESTATE MARKET NEWS High Demand and Low Inventory Demand for Home Ownership remains Strong.  Stricter Lending Rules are not deterring Buyers.  The Market is not Slowing Down.  Prices are Rising – Still.  Inventory is Low.  Record Sales in one calendar year has been set.  Condo Market exploding.  Toronto is a Great City.  Clean City. Diversified City.  A Place you want … Read More

Michael Kalles interviewed by Business News Network

Michael Kalles President Harvey Kalles Real Estate

Michael Kalles interviewed by Business News Network Michael Kalles, President of Harvey Kalles Real Estate, tells BNN that Toronto is a World Class City and Demand is Higher then ever. Michael Kalles stands as Strong for Toronto as the Housing Market is.  With so much ‘Heated’ Debate in this ‘Heated’ Real Estate Market, Michael Kalles explains how Foreign money is helping the … 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

Real Estate Cell Phones and EMF

Real Estate Agent and Cell Phones

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

How to figure out House Numbers in Toronto

House Numbers in Toronto

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

What is Title Insurance in Real Estate all About?

Title Insurance for Toronto Real Estate Properties

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.