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With the 2016 fall market in full swing, here is what we see for Toronto Real Estate when we gaze into our crystal ball: Bully Offer Bonanza. If you thought bully offers were rampant in the spring, get ready to be slapped around even more this fall. We’re already seeing more foreign investment in Toronto since […]
When you buy a home in Ontario (especially Toronto), you’re going to need to be ready to pay the lovely Land Transfer Tax. Who Pays Land Transfer Tax? When you buy a house or condo in Ontario, the buyer always pays the land transfer tax – Sellers never pay. On closing day, when the deed […]
The theme for this month’s Toronto Real Estate Market Update continues to be Up, Up & Away. As it did in March, the average sale price continues to go up, while days on market continue to decline. The inventory of available properties is evaporating and buyer demand cannot be satisfied. Records in almost all categories […]
As buyers become more savvy, we’re seeing a new trend emerge: Buyers who want to work directly with the listing agent. The two most common reason that we’re hearing from buyers is that they believe they will: (1) Get insider information from the listing agent. A misconception that they will tell them how much they need to pay […]
If you are waiting to buy Toronto Real Estate, you’re not alone. But waiting could be costing you more than you think. Many people we speak to have shared similar concerns about Toronto Real Estate being a housing bubble, climbing household debt, the Canadian economy potentially slipping into recession, and of course, the potential for interest rates […]
When I first took the required course material to become a Realtor, I found it difficult to articulate who the real estate industry players were and what exactly each group was responsible for. Understanding the relationship between Brokerages, Realtors and the different boards is an important part of being a Realtor, yet many will struggle […]