Categories for Toronto Real Estate Market

It’s a Good Time to Buy Bigger!

I’m looking at the numbers (Ipsos, MLS and TREB) and my strong suggestion to Torontonians who’d like to move up to a detached home is: Act sooner rather than later! Right now, the price differential to move to a detached home is very attractive because: The average price of a ...

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This is a great time to buy, and I just did!

Yesterday I signed a firm deal on my new home! Working with the most awesome agent I know (Deb Bennett!) I secured a great deal on a condo that I am so excited to make mine. There’s a feeling that many of my clients are familiar with, the feeling of ...

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Should I SELL before the new mortgage rules kick in?!

At our recent seminar on condo ownership, my co-presenters and I (real estate agent – moi; real estate lawyer – Kate Grossi; and mortgage broker – Christy Watt) spent more than half the seminar dealing with questions about mortgages! This shouldn’t be surprising. Financing is a huge part of the ...

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Should I buy a house or a condo?

Condos vs Houses in Toronto (Leslieville example) I live in Leslieville*, and am as, or more familiar with this neighbourhood than any in the city, so let me use Leslieville as an example of houses vs condos. Like many areas of Toronto, Leslieville a mix of houses and condos, and ...

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