What a City Slicker Needs to Know When Buying a Cottage 9

What a City Slicker Needs to Know When Buying a Cottage

A few hours north of the congestion and pollution of the country’s largest city lies an oasis of solitude. A place where people can breathe fresh pine-tinted air, cannonball into crystal-clear water, or just sit around a fire under the stars. Ontario’s cottage country has been an escape for city-dwellers for generations. Every summer a …

Exceptional Estates Abound in Beautiful Caledon 17

Exceptional Estates Abound in Beautiful Caledon

Just north of Toronto and 30-45 minutes from Pearson International airport lies the rolling hills and stately mansions and estates of the Town of Caledon, Ontario. For many years those looking for a home away from the hustle and bustle of the big city have opted for property in Caledon. It is home to a large number of spacious, treed lots with streams and horse farms, as a well as friendly neighbours and plenty of fresh air.

The Fuss about UBER 18

The Fuss about UBER

The Toronto taxi business should rise to the occasion and not try to shut UBER down. Provide great experiences and give people the choice and let the consumer make the decision.

Attracting Chinese Investment 20

Attracting Chinese Investment

My colleagues, Jim Burtnick, Tracy An and I will be going to Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Taiwan on a trade mission in the fall of 2015. At the moment, we are making connections with REALTORS in those locations as a part of the preparation for our trip. We’ve also decided to take closer look at the current market situation and the trend of Chinese investing in Canadian real estate. We’ve talked to David Smith, a Toronto mortgage expert and here’s what we found out.