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Featured Listing: 36 Blue Jays Way #929

By |2019-03-28T18:05:29-04:00March 28th, 2019|All Posts|

This weeks featured listing is a DREAMY Rental condo in the heart of downtown. Located right at The Soho Met, with walking distance to the Financial District and King/Queen West, this condo is ideal for ultimate downtown living. Gorgeous marble detail exquisite fixtures provide the evidence of luxury in every pocket. Tastefully Renovated And Furnished [...]

10 Easy Rules to follow when Redesigning Your Home, from a Professional Home Designer

By |2019-03-25T13:14:16-04:00March 25th, 2019|All Posts|

We are excited to kick off our guest tip series with Jill Rawson!   Jill is the principal designer and owner of Jill Rawson Designs and Interiors. She has spent over 11 years renovating, staging, and designing homes across Ontario. As an industry maven, Jill knows what works, and what doesn't when it comes to [...]

3 Tips to Protect your Home from Spring Thaw Flooding

By |2019-03-04T14:07:37-04:00March 4th, 2019|All Posts|

Toronto Real Estate markets will not be the only thing heating up in the next few weeks. Winter, like most good things, will surely come to an end. However, if left unprepared, an abrupt shift to warmer climates, reffered to as a "Spring Thaw" could signal dangerous flooding and damage to your home. A recent [...]

Legal Marijuana: Is your Investment Going Up in Smoke?

By |2019-03-10T19:28:41-04:00February 28th, 2019|All Posts|

By: Graham Alloway Founder, Broker of Record graham@realawstate.com 416.443.9000     International and domestic purchasers of properties for the purpose of renting should know the impact of the Cannabis Act, 2017, which legalizes the cultivation and use of marijuana. Unchecked cannabis usage can reduce the value of your investment. Most rental units are condominiums, and [...]

Can I Expense My Sale Costs?

By |2019-02-28T11:22:21-04:00February 27th, 2019|All Posts, Professional Advice|

So you've finally sold your home. Congratulations! Although the heating 2019 market may have helped a little. In any case, you've just made arguably the largest financial decision you will ever make in your life. Whether it's moving to a new home, offloading an additional property, or celebrating a successful flip, the dwelling is well [...]

Toronto New Build Home Prices Rise Thanks to Incredibly Strong Condo Market

By |2019-02-28T11:22:32-04:00February 26th, 2019|All Posts, Toronto Market|

Toronto New build home sales in the GTA are up, thanks to extremely strong new condominium sales. New Data released by Altus Group* via the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD), shows a total of 1,362 new homes sold in January 2019. This number is up by 14 per cent compared to January of [...]

Toronto January Market Indicates Climb for 2019

By |2019-02-28T11:22:37-04:00February 26th, 2019|All Posts, Toronto Market|

The January Toronto Market is off to a strong start! Reported in the MLS® for January 2019 was a total of 4,009 home sales. Although prices appeared to continue their decline, it should be noted that the rate of price change began slowing significantly, potentially indicating a turnaround going into February. Further, when compared to [...]

Month in Review: October 2018

By |2019-02-28T11:22:45-04:00November 8th, 2018|All Posts, Toronto Market|

Total Residential Transactions October 2017 vs. October 2018: 7,069 to 7,492 (up 6%) Seasonally Adjusted: 6, 987 to 6,920 (down -1%) Average Selling Price October 2017 vs. October 2018: $780,104 to $807,340 (up 3.5%) Seasonally Adjusted: $802,783 to $810,881 (up 1%) Total New Listings October [...]