Toronto Condo Market Report November-December 2019

19 November 2019
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October sale numbers from TREB provides two continuing trends. With 8491 sales (up 14% from October of 2018), this is the best October (with the exception of 2016) for the last six years. Yes, the resale market is back to normal levels.


The Benefits of Real Estate Agent Incorporation

12 November 2019
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all successful agents want to build teams, making teams the fastest growing segment. The long-term success of teams is really focused on Agent Incorporation. A leader should incorporate to take advantage of the following benefits.


What makes a Great Real Estate Sales Person

05 November 2019
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What makes for a great real estate sales person. It's the way they are wired. Tom Peters, a business guru, explains it this way, "most people think and act in a logical fashion, just like firing a gun. Ready, Aim, Fire."


Canada's First Time Home Buyer Incentive Program

28 October 2019
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The new First-Time Home Buyer Incentive allows eligible first-time homebuyers, who have the minimum downpayment for an insured mortgage, to apply to finance a portion of their home purchase through a form of shared equity mortgage with the Government of Canada.

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Toronto Condo Market Report October-November 2019

17 October 2019
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September was another solid month for sales, which clearly confirmed the upward market direction of this market. Sales were 22% higher than for September of last year. But this number is also slightly below the peak September years of 2016 and 2015.


Toronto's Real Estate Bubble

03 October 2019
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Do you know what a real estate bubble is? Can you predict one? Several so called experts have written books on the subject. All predicting the coming crash.


Toronto Condo Market Report September-October 2019

19 September 2019
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TREB reported 7,711 sales for August. We would describe this number as a return to more ‘normalized’ sales levels. While sales were lower than July, this is in-line with seasonal sales figures. We would also expect that September sales would be slightly lower again, before an uptick in October.


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