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TORONTO LANEWAY SUITES GET GREEN LIGHT

August 16th, 2018|

Toronto City Council has approved to amend zoning by-laws to allow for laneway suites. With nearly 300 kilometres of laneways throughout the city of Toronto and an increasing need for affordable housing, it seems we’re finally able to tap into this incredible housing solution that’s been in our backyards all along.

TORONTO’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT: JULY

August 9th, 2018|

Showing signs of continued strength in July the Toronto real estate market sales are up 18.6%, listings are down 1.8%, average home price is up 4.8% year-over-year. Check out your local neighbourhood stats.

THE KEY TO SELLING YOUR HOME IN A CHANGING MARKET

August 16th, 2017|

Having an experienced listing agent is crucial to ensure you earn the most for your property no matter what the current state of the Toronto real estate market is. Here are a few reasons why experience is key when selling your home.

STAGING YOUR HOME TO SELL *WITH PETS EDITION*

August 9th, 2017|

As you get ready to sell it’s important to take into account whatever animals are in your home, because well let’s be honest it’s their home too and not everyone will love your pets as much as you do.

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  • What's The Deal With Status Certificates? | Pierre Carapetian Group Realty

WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH STATUS CERTIFICATES?

July 10th, 2018|

A status certificate is like a home inspection for your condo and provides an in-depth review of your future home’s general health, from policies to financial statements. Here’s why this condition is so important.

  • Investing in Pre-Construction V.S. Re-Sale Toronto Condos

PRE-CONSTRUCTION VS RESALE TORONTO CONDOS

April 19th, 2018|

The Toronto real estate market is always in flux and, as an investor you should be ready to switch up your strategy to maximize your dollars and of course, your ROI.

  • How To Use The Equity In Your Home To Invest In Real Estate

HOW TO USE THE EQUITY IN YOUR HOME TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE

February 27th, 2018|

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.

  • Realtor.ca Vs. a Realtor: When you should use the search tool

REALTOR.CA VERSUS A REALTOR

May 10th, 2018|

Realtor.ca is the perfect search tool if you’re a passive browser, but if you’re a serious buyer it can leave you locked out of what could have been your dream home come true. We discuss exactly when you should be using their search tool.

  • Your Toronto Home: Renting Vs. Buying

YOUR TORONTO HOME: RENTING VERSUS BUYING

February 6th, 2018|

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.

  • What Canada's Stress Test Means for Buyers

WHAT CANADA’S STRESS-TEST MEANS FOR BUYERS

October 30th, 2017|

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.