Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 5.30.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Canadians are not worried at all that some experts are saying that a housing bubble is on the horizon in some areas of Canada. A recent weekly Bloomberg-Nanos Index confirmed this, showing that Canadian’s confidence in housing has reached another record high. This is despite of the respondents having a negative view of their personal finances.

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Posted 5.11.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The provincial government announced new legislation to introduce a Foreign Buyer’s Tax that took effect April 21, 2017. Since then, we have seen a significant impact on the market.

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Posted 4.25.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The competition for GTA real estate is as fierce as ever, even though last month’s resale home listings increased by 15% compared to a similar period last year. The buyer competition is so fierce that it has driven up prices by 33% across the region compared to last year.

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Posted 2.21.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Halton Region was no doubt a seller’s paradise in 2016. The average home price shot 20.8% compared to the previous year, placing the average home price for the region at above a staggering $800K!

Burlington, Oakville, and Milton have had significant increases in home prices and units sold with only Halton Hills showing a slight decrease as can be seen on data collected from the monthly and quarterly sales figures of Toronto Real Estate Board.

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Posted 2.17.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

It looks like 2017 will be another red-hot year for Toronto and the GTA’s housing market according to a new forecast by the Toronto Real Estate Board. The new TREB forecast predicts 110,00 resale homes will find new owners in 2017, making this year the 3rd consecutive year that sales are projected at more than 100,000 homes. More so, the TREB forecast predicts that the average price for resale homes would go up around 10% to 16% to about $825,000 this year!

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Posted 2.9.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The 2017 real estate market is off to a very hot start in Oakville. Hear Andrew Kaye recount the story of a Rebecca St home that sparked over 100 showings and recently sold for an astounding 33% over asking! 

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Posted 1.6.17 @ 0:0 by: Staff

New research by the Ontario Real Estate Association says that the Ontario Home Ownership Index is at an all-time high of 131 points as we head on deeper into the winter season.

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Posted 11.2.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff
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Posted 6.13.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Investing in real estate has long been touted as one of the best investments there is, but how true is it for Toronto Real Estate? If you’ve had doubts or have been thinking that your investment today will be worth next to nothing in just a few short years, fear not. Here are some insights on how Toronto Real Estate is faring as perceived by Former Bank of Canada CEO Gord Nixon.

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Posted 5.28.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

The Toronto Real Estate Board recently shared April 2016’s real estate figures, and it showed that the average price of a Toronto home shot up 16.2% more compared to a similar period last year. That’s an average price increase of more than $100,000 in just a year!

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