YOUR TORONTO HOME: RENTING VERSUS BUYING

By |February 6th, 2018|Buying, Featured Buying, Financial, First-Time Buyer, Investing, Rental, Toronto Condos, Toronto Houses|

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.

THE RENTAL FAIRNESS ACT AND GETTING MORE FOR YOUR TORONTO RENTAL

By |February 1st, 2018|Financial, Real Estate Tips, Rental, Toronto Condos, Toronto Houses|

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.

TORONTO LANEWAYS: THE SOLUTION TO OUR HOUSING CRISIS?

By |January 30th, 2018|Governments, Neighborhood, Rental, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market|

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.

RENO VS READY: YOUR NEW HOME PURCHASE

By |January 18th, 2018|Buying, Financial, First-Time Buyer, 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.

THE BEST DAY TO BUY REAL ESTATE IS YESTERDAY

By |January 11th, 2018|Buying, Investing, Real Estate Tips, Toronto Condos, Toronto Houses, Toronto Market|

Yesterday was better than today, but today is better than tomorrow because the longer you wait, the less your actual money is worth in the Toronto real estate market.

TORONTO’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT: DECEMBER

By |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.

THE STRUGGLE ISN’T REAL FOR RENTERS WITH A REALTOR

By |January 3rd, 2018|Rental, Toronto Market|

While scrolling through Craigslist or Kijiji can be a scintillating way to spend what little free time you have, more and more renters are opting to employ the services of a real estate agent to help them in their quest for the perfect apartment.

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