Broker, Senior Vice President – Sales,
CIPS – Certified International Property Specialist
A passionate lifetime Toronto resident, Jim has been a leading real estate professional for over 20 years and was elected, by his peers as a Director of the Toronto Real Estate Board.
Jim is passionate about this “city of neighbourhoods” and how it reflects the global mosaic. He lives out his love for people and diversity by working with global clients as well as those moving within the GTA.
Jim’s financially strategic real estate approach provides both Buyers and Sellers with economic analysis to assist in the decision making of their major real estate acquisitions and transitions. Jim pairs a custom tailored service that has created a strong loyalty base of clients in the luxury home, condominium and investment markets.
在20年的房地产职业生涯中，Jim 凭着他对市场的深刻认识以及专业的客户服务在同事和客户中赢得了不菲的声誉，服务了来自世界各地移居安大略省的客户。在信息科技高度发达的今天，客户要求的是精益求精的服务。因此，在每一个项目中，Jim 仔细的研究他理解了每一个客户的独特需求，提供高效准确的服务，满足客人的期望与目标。
Jim in the Press
A sucesfull sold listing 88 Blue Jays Way was featured in Globe and Mail. The listings was sold in only one day and this is it’s story: 88 Blue Jays Way, No. 2904, Toronto Asking price: $769,000Selling price: $760,000Previous selling price: $517,900 (2017)Taxes: $3,670 (2019)Days on the market: OneListing agents: Jim Burtnick and Richard Silver, …
Jim and Richard were recently interviewed by Inman News about assembling an effective real estate team. Read the original interview at Inman.com. For senior real estate advisors Richard Silver and Jim Burtnick, partnering brings a breadth of knowledge and a balance of skills. Teamwork, like any relationship, requires negotiation and compromise. But for many luxury …
A recent sold listing at 57 Baby Point Crescent appeared as a “Sale of the Week” feature at Toronto Life. The mini-mansion had an initial problem selling, but SilverBURTNICK & associates jumped in to save the day. Check out all the information about it here, or read the original article. Address: 57 Baby Point CrescentNeighbourhood: …
Richard Siler recently recorded an episode of Vancouver Real Estate Podcast with it’s hosts Adam and Matt Scalena, talking about the future of luxury real estate. Here’s where you can listen: In the midst of lagging global luxury real estate sales, Toronto’s high end product still seems to have legs! But what does the future …
Jim was recently interviewed for CityNews.ca about the current state of the Toronto real estate market and the predictions for 2019.
One of our recent listing was just featured in The Globe and Mail Under done deals.
One of our very special listings has been featured in Mansion Global. Here is a part of the article with some information about 124 Park Road.
Jim Burtnick's presentation on office condominiums.
Jim's listing at 11 Soho St., #403 was featured in the Globe and Mail's Done Deals section today. The two bedroom corner suite in the boutique building "Soho" was sold in a day to a buyer who never even visited the condo!
The four-bedroom row house at 642 Wellington St. W hit the market in November and sold in 9 days for $250,100 over asking price. Here is the article posted in the Globe and Mail.
Jim was recently interviewed by Jill Mahoney from Globe and Mail about the effects of Foreign Buyer’s Tax on Toronto. Here is an excerpt from the article: In all, 3.8 per cent of homes sold in the city of Toronto were to buyers who were not citizens or permanent residents between mid-August and mid-November, down from …
"I think it’s smart people who understand the value of having real estate as part of their business portfolio. Why should I be paying a landlord? Why pay for rent for the next 10 years and really have nothing to show for it?"
The Toronto luxury real estate market is booming. In fact, the condo market in Toronto has grown considerably and gone much more high end in the past five or six years, according to Jim Burtnick, of the Torontoism team at Sotheby’s International Realty.
Toronto, a diverse and cosmopolitan city, is popular with buyers from all over the world.