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6 Things Drawing in Buyers to GTA Real Estate

6 Things Drawing in Buyers to GTA Real Estate

Toronto’s real estate market is thriving, and there is no shortage of eager buyers looking for a home in the area. As the GTA becomes one of the most sought after locations, the city’s population is booming at a record rate. But what is so appealing about Toronto real estate? Here are six attractive elements […]

Everything You Need to Know About Closing Costs

Everything You Need to Know About Closing Costs

There are lots of costs to buying a home, and one that many new buyers don’t often think about are closing costs. Closing costs are legal and administrative fees that you need to pay when the home sale closes. These typically range from 1.5-4% of the purchase price, so be sure to budget for it! […]

Understanding Real Estate Closing Dates

Understanding Real Estate Closing Dates

  Whether you’re buying or selling a home, both parties should pay attention to the closing date. The closing date is one of the key components of any real estate transaction contract, so make sure you fully understand what it is.   What is a Closing Date? The closing date is the day that ownership […]

Toronto Real Estate Stabilizes as Vancouver Struggles

Toronto Real Estate Stabilizes as Vancouver Struggles

The two biggest housing markets in Canada, Toronto, and Vancouver, both had tough years last year. With the introduction of the foreign buyer tax, stricter mortgage rules, and skyrocketing prices, the markets suffered.   According to March’s TREB numbers, Toronto’s real estate is finally beginning to hold steady. Vancouver isn’t as lucky though. The number […]

March 2019 GTA Real Estate Market Report Summary

March 2019 GTA Real Estate Market Report Summary

Spring is officially here and the GTA is beginning to thaw. Flowers are beginning to bloom and so is the real estate market. Sales picked up in March after a seasonal slump at the beginning of this year. TREB just released their March real estate market report, which showed that sales were up from last […]

5 Signs It’s Time to Sell Your Home

5 Signs It’s Time to Sell Your Home

Moving is a big step, one that’s spurred by many factors. Many homeowners are reluctant to leave a place they called home for so long, which is understandable. It can be hard to figure out when the right time to sell, so here are some signs it’s time to move according to our Richmond Hill […]

What is the Best Season to Buy or Sell a Home?

What is the Best Season to Buy or Sell a Home?

There are lots of factors that influence how much a home sells for or how quickly. Location, school district, and upgrades all matter, but did you know the time of year also plays a big part? What seasons it is can play a crucial role in real estate. So what is the best season to buy […]

Toronto Public Transit Best in Canada

Toronto Public Transit Best in Canada

A lot of factors impact a home’s value, but one that many people don’t realize is proximity to public transit. Real estate agents are able to list home’s for higher prices and get them sold for that if they’re near transit. Homes near bus stops, streetcars, or trains sell quicker and for higher prices.   […]

February 2019 GTA Real Estate Market Report Summary

February 2019 GTA Real Estate Market Report Summary

The Greater Toronto Area real estate market is still suffering from a bit of a seasonal slump. This slowdown was expected due to the season, the tougher mortgage regulations, and the previously hot market. TREB just recently released their February real estate market report. Condos continue to dive the real estate market, with price growth […]

Half of Toronto Real Estate Bought by First-Time Buyers

Half of Toronto Real Estate Bought by First-Time Buyers

Home ownership is something that not everyone in Toronto feels they can afford. There is a lot of political support for first-time buyers in a push to keep a stable market. However, a recent survey by Altus Group found some interesting results on first-time buyers.   Buyer Characteristics Despite high prices, the majority of Toronto […]