With issues arising in Toronto condos regarding “alleged hijacking of boards of directors”, the Ontario government hopes their new consumer protection laws will create more sustainable and healthy condo communities.
Real estate sales are down 6.7% in June when compared to May 2017. BUT it still not a buyer’s market in Toronto despite what the media is saying. Read on to find out why.
Seeking to offer a unique retail and lifestyle experience to the Dufferin and Bloor area, this Capital Developments proposal is backed by an impressive who’s-who of urban planners, designers and architects. The proposal appears to offer the neighbourhood exactly what its residents have been asking for, and likely a few things they didn’t even know they needed.
The media has been acting like the sky is falling but The Bank of Canada raised their rates by a 0.25% increase. So, what does this really mean for the Toronto housing market?
Looks like the south-east core has a sexy new future in the works. Currently Canada’s largest commercial development, First Gulf is essentially creating a new city neighbourhood. It’s like a city within a city: office and retail spaces, parks and public spaces, restaurants and a huge new transit hub. Nothing has been forgotten!
There is a strong difference between good and bad debt. Understanding how to utilize your current equity to build good debt is the key to unlocking the power of leverage
If you’re a landlord in Ontario, you’re probably feeling the woes of the Rental Fairness Act that recently went into place. While the act favours renters, you’re probably asking, “What does that mean for [...]
The Toronto condo market is nothing short of thriving. While many young professionals seek the urban lifestyle, it seems many baby-boomers and empty nesters are making the transition from suburban to urban lifestyle as [...]
Toronto housing prices are holding strong, but the real estate market is changing and along with it so should your expectations. Here are a few things to keep in mind during a changing market.
We all don’t possess that killer style jean that comes so easily to the children of celebrities. To make styling your house/condo easier, we’ve put together a simple eight step guide that will help you prepare for the sale of your home.
Have you ever though that there might be a better way to build your wealth? We break down the numbers and the argument on where to invest your hard earned cash, stocks or real estate.
Everything Toronto tenants need to know about the rent control guidelines including, how it affects you, what’s changed and what still needs to.
You only get one first impression to please a potential home buyer and bare walls just aren’t going to cut it. Curated wall art will go a long way in making your potential buyers feel at home. Here are a few easy way you can liven up your walls without breaking the bank.
I’ve spent the last decade of my life engulfed in Toronto real estate, specifically investment and pre-construction properties. I know what will and won’t make a good return and let me tell you, it’s about a lot more than just the neighbourhood.
Wrong proportions. From hanging your photos too high, to buying oversized or tiny furniture, if a guest feels like they just walked into a scene from Alice in Wonderland you are doing something wrong. [...]
A few noteworthy points from Premier Wynne’s announcement today on measures to cool the booming Toronto real estate market. Tax and foreign investment. The biggest segment that fuelled the increase in Toronto supply was [...]
We’re officially exhausted by the fear mongering and click bating that has been running rampant in the blogosphere of late. When someone says the real estate market is crashing and tells you its time to get out, here’s ten things you must remember.
An open house is the best opportunity to showcase the best features of your property. You want to create a lasting first impression on potential buyers; one that resonates with them even after they’ve [...]
The Drake General Store is a traditional hotel gift shop, a classic general store, a flea market stand, and a museum shop all rolled into one. We love classic and modern goods that fill [...]
Contemporary abstract artist Peter Triantos lives and works in Toronto where his work is featured in four of his galleries. Over the past year, he has opened four Toronto galleries in which to showcase [...]