co-sign your mortgage

Should You Co-Sign Your Mortgage?

Recent data released by Statistics Canada does not paint a pretty picture regarding this country’s personal debt levels. The federal… Read More »

Staging your home for spring

4 Secrets to Staging Your Home for Spring

Selling your home is a stressful time. You have to pack all of your belongings, keep your home in a… Read More »

What is a SPIS?

What Is a SPIS (Seller Property Information Statement)?

When shopping for Toronto real estate, it can be easy to get caught up fawning over the marble countertops and… Read More »

Federal Budget 2017

Millions in Funding Announced for New Housing Data: Federal Budget 2017

There were no new measures to further cool the Canadian housing market in today’s tabling of the Federal Budget –… Read More »

Fixed vs Variable-Rate Mortgage Rates

Fixed-Rate vs Variable-Rate Mortgages: Which Is Right For You?

Canadian interest rates are hovering near historic lows, making borrowing money more attractive than ever. But prospective homebuyers looking to… Read More »

Capital Gains Tax

Sousa Urges Feds to Hike Capital Gains Tax on Home Sales

UPDATE: Federal Finance Minster Bill Morneau has stated the Department of Finance is not considering a hike to the capital… Read More »

Former Grow-Op Houses

What Buyers Should Know About Former Grow-Op Houses

In the red-hot Toronto real estate market, it’s virtually impossible to find a reasonably priced home in an attractive neighbourhood.… Read More »

Kelly Clarkson is selling her Tennessee home

Celebrity Homes of the Week: Kelly Clarkson, Lori Loughlin, Jack White, Constance Zimmer, Flo Rida

This week in celebrity real estate – American Idol sweetheart Kelly Clarkson is offloading her gargantuan lakefront property, Jack White… Read More »

Was your down payment a good investment?

Was Your Down Payment a Good Investment?

With national home prices on a steady rise (up 3.5% year over year in February, and over 20% in Canada’s… Read More »

luxury homes for sale in the GTA

5 Fascinating Luxury Homes for Sale in the GTA

The Toronto real estate market is known for its rich home prices – as regular detached houses hit the above-million… Read More »