5 Tips For Buying a House in Toronto

04 September 2019
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There are Tons of Articles That Offer Advice and Tips for Purchasing a Home. All Completely Useless When You're Looking In The Toronto Market. So, Here are our Personal Tips for Buying a House in Downtown Toronto from those who have actually been in the trenches.

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The Future of Canadian Interest Rates

27 August 2019
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Did you know that the entire yield curve in Switzerland is at negative interest rates? What does that mean for Canada and Canadian real estate?


Toronto Condo Market Report August-September 2019

20 August 2019
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TREB sales for July at 8595 units were 24% higher than July of 2018, and 46% higher than in July of 2017. Sounds impressive but July sales in 2016 and 2015 were actually 15% higher than in 2019! The real takeaway is that the summer/seasonal drop in sales from June to July was only 3% in 2019. That is the lowest drop in the last five years and a strong indicator that the Toronto real estate market is on solid ground


What to Look Out For When Selling a Tenanted Property

07 August 2019
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Don't Sell Your Tenanted Property Without Knowing This First! For investors selling a property with a Tenant can be dangerous. It can also be expensive. Let us explain...


What Does Irrevocable Mean?

23 July 2019
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Irrevocable means just that, when you make an offer, it's out there, until the time it expires.


Condo Market Report July-August 2019

17 July 2019
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June sales on TREB were 8860 units. Even though they were 10% higher than June of last year, we now know how this year will unfold. May will be the peak sales month this year, and we will finish the year with 84,000 sales – 8% higher than 2018 and slightly less than 2010!


Why Time is Critical in Real Estate

10 July 2019
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'Time is of the essence' rules most of our lives, but it is critical when it comes to real estate. In fact, this exact clause appears as part of the agreement of purchase of sale.


Which Condo Renovations Are Worth it?

26 June 2019
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It's reno season! So, we thought we would take a look at what home improvements will have the biggest impact, if any, on your selling price down the road.


Condo Market Report June-July 2019

05 June 2019
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Sales for May on TREB reached 9,989 units (we predicted 10,000 earlier in May). That is 19% higher than May of 2018. But before anyone thinks we are back to a ‘boom’ market, realize that the average over the last ten years for sales in May was 10,300 units


How to Determine a Buyers' or Sellers' Market

29 May 2019
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Determining Whether it is Currently a Buyers' or Sellers' Market in Real Estate is More Than Just Guessing. There is a More Accurate Measure, It's Called the Sales-To-New Listings Ratio.