TREB Stats are again showing increases over the year before, but I can tell you on a personal note that our team and office have never been as busy. It seems that houses are flying off the shelves with multiple offers.
Some industries are still too traditional to switch to the telecommuting system, but we're getting there. However, working from home comes both with pros and cons. Here they are, according to the Torontoism Team.
Things are changing in China. We’re about a quarter-way through 2016, and already trends are beginning to emerge in the real estate market of the world’s second largest economy.
Change as they say is inevitable, and we have regrouped and shuffled under the Torontoism umbrella. As part of our growth strategy, we are pleased that Jim Burtnick and Eden Feldman have joined the Torontoism Team.
Here's the thing. It's not the foreign money driving home prices up and pushing younger nationals out of the Canadian real estate market. That's not quite the entire story.
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A few years ago I noticed that more and more of the business enacted in our marketplace was from new immigrants or investors from offshore, mainly mainland China. Not wanting to be left out, I decided to actively engage in the Asian market and commit to it.
I think it is time that the Toronto Real Estate Board started to temper these numbers with the increase in population. Yes, the monthly figures are higher than last year, but so is the net population.
If U.S. citizens are coming, please just send the nice ones.
Richard was interviewed for CBS Money watch for the article "How to move to Canada: 10 great housing deals".
The numbers are unusually good for this time of year, but there should be some consideration for a seasonal adjustment, as it was also one of the warmest February's that I can remember.
Much like residential "own vs. rent discussions", condo offices allow you to build equity while you house your business ventures, especially if your business is smaller and not in need of huge square footage,
We're very excited to announce that Torontoism.com has moved up to the second place on the list of the 30 best Canadian Real Estate Blogs of 2015!
Robert Cimetta has lived a storied life. Professional hockey player, 9/11 survivor, and real estate developer are all titles that have been attached to Cimetta over the years.
The January market statistics are out and it looks like the scarcity of listings will be pushing prices up again and fuelling the Toronto Real Estate Market.
I was lucky to attend the Toronto Real Estate Broker’s Breakfast recently and sit in on a presentation by Economic guru, Benjamin Tal from CIBC World Markets.
Selling your house is a big task and there are some things you can do to help move it faster, as well as some things you should avoid.
These are exciting news from TREB, however we must couch it with net immigration numbers, which will probably increase with jobs being tight in the west due to the Oil Sands shutdown and negative resolution of the Keystone pipeline. We may well see large numbers of Ontarians moving back to the GTA, looking for jobs.
Learn how real estate agents compete, and how most of them manage to comfortably coexist from top Toronto agents Julie Kinnear, Josie Stern, and Richard Silver.
You should always let professionals take care of your listing's photos. But if you like trying out new apps and taking photos, why not try some of these photo apps?