RENO VS READY: YOUR NEW HOME PURCHASE

By | 2018-01-19T13:53:34+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Buying, Financial, Toronto Houses|

When it comes to buying real estate, there’s a bit more to the reno vs ready equation than meets the eye. This means if you’re on a budget, you’ll be walking a fine line between your reno allowance and a cash downpayment large enough to actually get you that fixer-upper.

TORONTO’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT: DECEMBER

By | 2018-01-10T14:16:18+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Financial, Investing, Toronto Central, Toronto Condos, Toronto East End, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market, Toronto West End|

2017 was a volatile year for Toronto real estate but nonetheless, Q4 finished out strong with condo prices up 14.4% year-over-year.

WHICH INVESTMENT IS RIGHT FOR YOU

By | 2018-01-15T18:06:55+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Buying, Financial, Investing, Toronto Condos, Toronto Houses|

Investing isn’t a one size fits all strategy. Understand your goals, know what questions to ask and choose a strategy that fits within your means. We discuss your options in our latest post.

FINDING A CASH FLOW POSITIVE PROPERTY IN TORONTO

By | 2018-01-15T18:06:31+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Buying, Financial, Investing, Rental, Toronto Condos, Toronto Market|

There are many reasons why people choose to invest in real estate but can you really expect a cash flow positive property in the current Toronto market?

TORONTO’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT: NOVEMBER

By | 2017-12-12T20:26:30+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Financial, Investing, Toronto Central, Toronto Condos, Toronto East End, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market, Toronto West End|

Toronto is showing signs of a healthy market “bucking the regular season trend” of a slow November. Leading the trend is the condo market, up 17.7% in 2017.

WHY NOT TO SELL YOUR PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONDO AT OCCUPANCY

By | 2017-11-13T22:45:13+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Financial, Investing, Real Estate Tips, Rental, Selling, Toronto Condos, Toronto Market|

With pre-construction investors often have an option of selling via assignment but there are a number of reasons why you should choose to rent instead.

WHAT CANADA’S STRESS-TEST MEANS FOR BUYERS

By | 2017-11-13T22:18:37+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Buying, Featured Buying, Financial, Governments, Toronto Condos, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market|

Whether you’re thinking about purchasing or have already purchased, Canada’s new lending rules will affect any buyers purchasing or closing with conditions after January 1, 2018.

TORONTO’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT: SEPTEMBER

By | 2017-11-13T16:15:31+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Financial, Neighborhood, Toronto Central, Toronto Condos, Toronto East End, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market, Toronto West End|

We’ve been saying it for months now but it’s official, the strength of the Toronto real estate market is back on the rise. Here are a few highlights from the month of September.