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

Mortgages for Condos: What You Need to Know Before you Get Pre-approved

Mortgages for Condos: What You Need to Know Before you Get Pre-approved

Presently the largest demographic buying condos in Toronto are young, urban, single professionals. The vast majority of these are purchasing in prime downtown locations with easy access to public transit and the cultural commodities that make Toronto such an appealing city to live in.

Compared to previous generations, who were more inclined to marry young …

Toronto Condo Developments To Look Forward To In 2018

Toronto Condo Developments To Look Forward To In 2018

Condo living in Toronto offers a range of lifestyle options for those who enjoy all that the city has to offer. Whether you are looking for a home close to all of the restaurants you love, or one that is architecturally eye-catching, you will no doubt find what you are looking for in today’s diverse …

What Type of Insurance Do You Need for your Condo?

What Type of Insurance Do You Need for your Condo?

With these incredibly low insurance rates available, it has never been a better time to own a condo in Toronto. Condo insurance is generally more affordable than home insurance with average condo insurance policy rates in Canada falling within the range of $20 to $35 per month.

In Toronto specifically, the average monthly cost of …

Toronto July 2017 Market Report: Condo prices still on the rise

Toronto July 2017 Market Report: Condo prices still on the rise

Toronto by amber dawn pullin

Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,921 residential transactions through TREB’s MLS® System in July. This means sales dropped by 40.4 per cent on a year-over-year basis. Detached homes were leading this decrease with a drop of 47.4 per cent in sales. Semi-detached properties came second with 38.6 per cent and …

Things to Know Before Buying a Pre-Construction Condo

Things to Know Before Buying a Pre-Construction Condo

Due to high demand, the pre-construction market is booming once again, offering condo buyers the unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor. Literally. Condo buyers are certainly not without options if they’re willing to consider purchasing in pre-construction. If you’ve been looking high and low for a place that feels just right, don’t …

Residential listings still in green numbers this June

Residential listings still in green numbers this June

World's Biggest Rubber Duck by wyliepoon 

Despite Toronto real estate market's summer slowdown, there wasn't a lack of new listings on the market. A total of 19,614 new listings entered TREB’s MLS®, which marks an increase of 15.9 per cent compared to June 2016. It's far from its position from last month when the year-over-year …

Bad Neighbours and How to Deal with Them pt. 2

Bad Neighbours and How to Deal with Them pt. 2

Your home is supposed to be your personal sanctuary; whether you live in a house, townhouse, apartment, or condo. While you can control what goes on inside the four walls of your personal space, a neighbour, good or bad, can make or break the quality of your living arrangement.

Two years ago we posted a …