People go crazy for limited edition anything and in the case of pop-ups, it’s the experience that has an expiry date on it. No matter what it is, there is always an inevitable hype that is generated around the latest pop-up shop. But what about an entire pop-up market?
After a decade of strategizing, the Flood Protection Plans for our east waterfront are official and are set to begin this summer. Okay, so maybe that doesn’t sound all that exciting — but what if we mentioned that the plans include the creation of a new island, several new parks, and an entirely new neighbourhood? Better right?
What if there was a simple formula to make investing in your future doable today? Investing does not need to be such a daunting task. Stick with us and we’ll show you how you can leverage the equity in your home to generate more wealth in the long run.
In today’s hot real estate market you need to ensure you have all of your finances ready to go so that you don’t get sidelined when that perfect property comes along. One thing that we can’t forget to budget for are closing costs. We break down everything you need to know.
When it comes to buying a new home, your first order of the day after signing the offer for your fresh digs should be to divert some of your hard-earned cash into an “oh shit” fund. Find out exactly why you don’t want to dodge this expense.
Real estate in January is historically slow, with the addition of the fair housing plan, changes to the mortgage qualification rules and increased borrowing cost it’s no wonder we saw prices fall by 4.1% year-over-year. Experts predict though if you’re thinking buying now is the time!!
When you’re a kid, the big dilemma you face is whether to spend your allowance on candy or ice cream. All of a sudden when you're forced to ‘adult’ it shifts to: do I continue to rent or do I buy? We’ve got the two biggest factors to consider when purchasing your first home and we’ve even broken down the math for you.
So… you have a vacancy? Check out some of the most common reasons to enlist the help of a realtor in finding a quality tenant. Most notably, is the recent introduction of the Rental Fairness Act which is putting pressure on landlords’ cash-flows.
At a time when the city’s vacancy rate is hovering around 1% and rental competition is crazy, one Toronto community is taking to the streets, or rather the laneways with a possible solution to this urban dilemma.
While you may think you know all there is to buying a home, there are a lot of nuances to the biz that may not cross your mind as a purchaser. Here are our top 5 reasons why you should always buy with an agent.