REALTOR.CA VERSUS A REALTOR

By |May 10th, 2018|Buying, Featured Buying, First-Time Buyer, Real Estate Tips, Toronto Market|

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 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.

WHAT CANADA’S STRESS-TEST MEANS FOR BUYERS

By |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.

DOWNSIZING: A BUYER’S GUIDE TO CONDO LIVING

By |June 28th, 2017|Buying, Featured Buying, Real Estate Tips, Rental, Selling, Toronto Condos|

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 well. Those looking to downsize are typically at a stage in their life where they’re no longer looking to build wealth [...]