Toronto Real Estate Prices: 2018 & Beyond Now that summer has said goodbye, a new season of the real estate year has begun. Fall tends to be the second busiest time of the year for buying and selling properties. Families that were busy enjoying the good weather at home or abroad now have the time […]Read More TORONTO REAL ESTATE PRICES: 2018 & BEYOND!
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporaon (CMHC) released today its annual Mortgage Consumer Survey (MCS). The largest survey of its kind, the MCS has been conducted since 1999 and provides insight into the behaviours, atudes and expectaons of Canadians when they acquire, renew or reﬁnance a mortgage. In April 2018, CMHC completed an online survey of […]Read More
BUYING A CONDO FOR INVESTMENT Are you thinking about buying a condo for investment? With 60,000 condo units currently under construction in the Greater Toronto Area and another 20,000 due to be constructed between now and 2021 – it appears these days that condos are a dangling carrot. But before you take a bite into […]Read More BUYING A CONDO FOR INVESTMENT
POPPING THE TORONTO HOUSING BUBBLE MYTH It seems to be in everyone’s conversations: the Toronto housing bubble. Many speak of it in hushed tones and worried glances, yet when pressed about it they cannot explain why. One reason for this is because they may not have taken the time to read the research. I am […]Read More POPPING THE TORONTO HOUSING BUBBLE MYTH
“Shopping for a mortgage can be overwhelming so the more information you have, the better your experience. We’ve expanded our survey to give us greater detail on what Canadians want when looking for a mortgage and how they go about the process.We also now have more insight into important groups like millennials and first time buyers. Ultimately, our hope is to help Canadians get the most out of the mortgage shopping experience.”Read More CMHC’s 2018 MORTGAGE CONSUMER SURVEY: The largest and most comprehensive survey of its kind in Canada
FOUR GREAT VIDEOS FROM CARSON DUNLOP HOME INSPECTION – “FUN HOUSEHOLD TRICKS”: ONE: TWO: THREE: FOUR:Read More FUN HOUSEHOLD TRICKS – from Carson Dunlop
5 NEGOTIATING TACTICS THAT KILL A SALE Negotiation is a subtle art in real estate, but skilled negotiators can usually find some common ground that satisfies all parties. On the other hand, using the wrong negotiation tactics can sink a deal pretty quickly. Here are some negotiation tactics buyers (and real estate professionals) should avoid: […]Read More 5 NEGOTIATING TACTICS THAT KILL A SALE