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.
Happy Summer!! The past few weeks have been hot in Toronto and it is not just the weather.
On June 7th, real estate professionals from Canada and the US gathered in Vancouver to discuss Asia’s impact on Canadian real estate.
The only thing that could change the flow of our present marketplace would be fear of or involvement of government.
Let’s have a closer look at why Evernote is central to The Torontoism team's day-to-day activities.
Richard, Tracy and Jim share their thoughts on working with Asian buyers.
Multiple offers seem to be lessening – not due to lack of interest but due to a lack of desire to compete and push the price too high,
Our statistics in Toronto and Vancouver have to be reassessed in terms of population growth to fully understand the real estate market in these cities.
To borrow from Einstein (because it is always good to borrow from Einstein), "only two things are infinite: the universe and the number of apps in an app store; and I'm not sure about the universe".
“I welcome change,” says Richard. “In fact, the only constant in our real estate business is change.”