Buying a Home

Holiday real estate slowdown

No Holiday Real Estate Slowdown Expected for 2016

When you are in the business of selling homes, the time of year often dictates how busy you are likely… Read More »

Top Toronto neighbourhoods for townhouses

Top 5 Toronto Neighbourhoods for Townhouses

With the price of detached homes up 18.3% in Toronto (an average of $1.2 million), many homebuyers are lowering their… Read More »

Should you buy an older condo?

4 Benefits of Buying an Older Condo

On the market for a condo? Homebuyers, especially in the hot Vancouver and Toronto real estate markets, are increasingly looking… Read More »

How to win a rental bidding war

How to Win a Rental Bidding War

If you’re a renter who has been in search of a new apartment anytime in the last year, you know… Read More »

A list of family-friendly neighbourhoods in Burlington

Top 5 Family-Friendly Neighbourhoods in Burlington

Burlington is a quiet, mid-sized city located west of Toronto. It has a population of 175,779 and is notable for… Read More »

Are townhouses a good option for retirees?

Are Townhouses a Good Option for Retirees?

As the so-called silver tsunami of baby boomers heads for retirement, many will be looking to downsize their homes. Sprawling… Read More »

Should You Buy in an Up-and-Coming Neighbourhood?

How to Spot an Up-and-Coming Neighbourhood

You’ve probably heard the saying that you shouldn’t buy the best house on the block. But everyone’s always looking for… Read More »

What is multiple representation in real estate?

What Buyers and Sellers Should Know About Multiple Representation in Real Estate

During the home buying or selling process, your agent is supposed to be an utmost source of trust – not… Read More »

How do RECO and Tarion protect homebuyers?

How do RECO and Tarion Protect Homebuyers?

One need only look to the ever-evolving skyline in Canada’s largest city to see that Toronto real estate is thriving.… Read More »

What you should know about townhouse maintenance fees

What You Should Know About Townhouse Maintenance Fees

In a prior post, we looked at what people should think about if they’re considering downsizing to a townhouse –… Read More »