No one was suprised when TREB President Larry Cerqua announced that 2016 was a record year for home sales in the Greater Toronto Area.
Sometimes we get an email or a phone call that starts like this: "Can you tell me what your commission rate is?". Why is this the wrong question?
At the end of every year, clients start asking whether they should buy, sell, rent and how to hedge their bets.
Before jumping to conclusions with the new president-elect let's look at the possible scenarios Canada is facing during the upcoming Trump era.
As Canada’s population grows, the price for housing continues to increase in the country’s major urban centres in Toronto and Vancouver.
Domestic investors outnumber foreign buyers 10-to-1! Only 5% of units sold in the recently developed buildings were bought by foreign buyers
Changes to Canada mortgage rules by The Department of Finance will affect both banks and consumers. Take a look at them.
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) and Toronto experts discuss the future of Canadian real estate market and affordability.
September was another strong month for Toronto's real estate. Sales were up and so were the prices, pushed up by the very low inventory. Active listings were down by 36.6 per cent compared to September 2015.
The GTA had a 65 per cent year-over-year increase in sales volume in the first half of the year compared to 2015, with 10,172 units sold.
Lack of listings is again being felt in the August figures especially in the House vs. Condo market. We need to reevaluate the way the GTA has been growing and our reaction to it.
Technology is shifting a traditionally paper-based business to one that is paperless and driven by software. This is how The Torontoism Team works.
The Brexit vote has made many investors genuinely looking for an offshore place to park their money and Canadian real estate fits the bill.
Richard Silver had already established a very successful real estate practice in Toronto with The Torontoism team. Now he's making his way to the global market.
There isn't enough of single-detached and semi-detached properties on the market and the demand is strong. Annual rates of prices increases are now above the rate of inflation. Is it time to start worrying?
Travelers to Toronto these days are typically surprised by the remarkable changes in the city over the last few years.
Richard has talked to Tamsin McMahon of The Globe and Mail and shared his views of the situation and what the BC Tax could mean for the Toronto market.
The first step towards achieving your goals is gaining knowledge and motivation to pursue whatever it is that you love to do.
According to the Conference Board of Canada, Toronto's economy is expected to grow by 2.8 per cent making the City one of Canada's growth leaders again. This will make it the third fastest growing metropolitan economy in Canada this year.
What worries me most is when the government gets involved in a market place. This seems like a cash grab for the Government of B.C. that will please some but also seems to hide a discrimination.