Toronto Real Estate News

Toronto real estate news. Market updates, MLS statistics, financial indicators and economic predictions by Jamie Sarner and his team

The Price of a Good View

The Price of a Good View

One of the great things about living in Toronto is whatever condo you may call home, there’s a pretty big chance you’ll have a view worth buying over. As Toronto market gets more intense, a great view could become that much pricier entry on your dream real estate checklist.

1 Yonge Street

There are many, …

Change in Toronto Real Estate: April Finally Strong in Listings

Change in Toronto Real Estate: April Finally Strong in Listings

Toronto by VV Nincic

GTA REALTORS® entered 33.6 per cent more new listings into TREB's MLS® System in April 2017. TREB recorded 21,630 new listings, compared to 16,190 listings in the same month in 2016. This marks a possible turn around in price growth that affected our market so far. According to Toronto Real Estate …

Toronto Still Ending Short on Listings in March

Toronto Still Ending Short on Listings in March

Springtime on Spadina by Susannah van der Zaag

Toronto real estate still stands strong in the terms of sales. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 12,077 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System last month. This represented a 17.7 per cent increase compared with March 2016 that had only 10,260 sales reported. The biggest sellers were condos …

Shorter, but stronger February in Toronto’s Real Estate Market

Shorter, but stronger February in Toronto’s Real Estate Market

Pink Vertigo by Michael Muraz

Despite February 2016 being a leap year with one more day for successful closes on sales, 2017 scored 5.7 per cent more sales. Even one day short, Toronto real estate market activity didn't slow down. TREB REALTORS reported 8,014 sales through TREB’s MLS System, which is 431 sales more than …

8 Toronto Condo Developments We’re Looking Forward to This Year

8 Toronto Condo Developments We’re Looking Forward to This Year

Toronto and its people are always on the move. So the need for modern, walkable and distinctly designed homes are always on the top of home buyers' minds, whether they're a student, a young professional, or today's urban family. We've compiled a list of 8 of the hottest condominium projects with occupancy taking place this …

New Year, Same Old Issue on Real Estate Front this January

New Year, Same Old Issue on Real Estate Front this January

Toronto at Night by Raphaël Duperret

New year picked up where the old one left off: The number of sales is increasing and listings are receding, making the price growth a difficult issue. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,188 residential transactions through TREB's MLS®  System in January 2017. That means 11.8 per cent compared rise …

Is Toronto Facing a Shortage of Family Friendly Condos?

Is Toronto Facing a Shortage of Family Friendly Condos?

For generations the image of the Canadian dream has been well defined: children playing in a lush suburban backyard as their parents arrive home from their jobs in the city. But that dream is changing.

More and more young families are choosing to live in the city rather than the surrounding areas. And with housing …

2016 was Record Breaking Year for Toronto Real Estate

2016 was Record Breaking Year for Toronto Real Estate

Skywalk sunset by Tyler Law  

2016 was a very successful sales year for the Toronto real estate market. As TREB President Larry Cerqua announced, it was a second consecutive year for home sales breaking record numbers. GTA REALTORS reported 113,133 home sales through TREB’s MLS System in 2015, including 5,338 sales in December. Compared to 2015, …

Top 20 Canadian Real Estate Blogs in 2016

Top 20 Canadian Real Estate Blogs in 2016

With the heart- and record- breaking year almost over it is high time to update our annual list of favourite real estate blogs. Agents and teams had a lot of work these past 12 months as the market grew. Surging home prices and plummeting number of listings caused both distress and enthusiasm. What is more, …