The role of a Lawyer in a Real Estate Transaction

By | 2018-10-11T15:48:56+00:00 October 11th, 2018|General News|

A real estate transaction is potentially the largest single financial transaction of your life, planning and executing is critical for a result which anticipates both short and long-term goals and outcomes. In many real estate transactions you might only meet with a lawyer once, however we think it is important that your lawyer is [...]

The rebound of the detached Toronto home

By | 2018-10-04T15:05:06+00:00 October 4th, 2018|About Town, Family Estates and Estate Planning, General News|

With home sales being up for every property type in the GTA, the industry has all of its eyes on what the fall season has to bring for Toronto Real Estate trends. So far it looks like the detached home is making a come back. Since last spring, with the introduction of the [...]

8 Tips to remember when hiring a Home Inspector

By | 2018-08-27T14:23:53+00:00 August 27th, 2018|General News|

The home inspection is arguably one of the most important step when purchasing a home. It can help you avoid a lot of risks before the transaction is finalized. A home may look like it is in perfect condition on the surface but underneath there may be problems just waiting to happen. Here are [...]

Tips on How to Stage Your Home Using Hotel Secrets

By | 2018-07-26T15:36:18+00:00 July 26th, 2018|General News|

Tips on How to Stage Your Home Using Hotel Secrets There is an indescribable feeling that over washes when you step into a high-end hotel. The combination of the finishes, lighting, views and décor gives an air that makes you never want to leave. Recreating this feeling at an open house with a little effort [...]

Check it Out! Hotel X- Toronto’s new Luxury Hotel

By | 2018-05-23T15:10:26+00:00 March 1st, 2018|General News|

Hotel X is Toronto’s new downtown luxury hotel. Hotel X overlooks Lake Ontario, providing a unique and beautiful view that is not found at other hotels in the city. It located right by the iconic exhibition place grounds and is centered close to the regions most popular attractions. In addition to the advantageous location of [...]

The 2018 Toronto Foodie Bucket List

By | 2018-05-23T14:58:14+00:00 January 10th, 2018|About Town, General News|

  Okay Toronto Foodies, here’s the roundup. Whether you’re looking for a new vegan haunt that takes plant based eating to the next level, some all-American style comfort food, trendy Asian fusion, glamorous atmosphere or lively bistros, we’ve got an option for everyone on our 2018 Toronto Foodie Bucket List. Aloette The little sister to [...]

How to Master Your Holiday Soiree

By | 2018-05-23T15:01:27+00:00 December 19th, 2017|General News|

First and foremost, the trick to successful hosting is simply staying organized. Here are a few things you can do to make sure your holiday soiree goes off without a hitch, and that you hold on to your sanity this year! Prepare in Advance. Don’t try to do everything in one day. Consider what you’ll [...]

In Memory of Murray Koffler

By | 2018-02-20T19:25:41+00:00 November 7th, 2017|General News|

Murray Koffler was more than a Canadian icon - he was a local legend and a family friend.  Whether it was sharing a salmon or the stories of its catch, the Alloways were proud to call Murray a neighbour. On behalf of ReaLawState Realty Brokerage Ltd. and its parent company, Alloway & Associates, we extend [...]

Unique Ways to Spook up Your Home for Halloween

By | 2018-02-20T19:25:42+00:00 October 24th, 2017|General News|

It is almost HALLOWEEN! Witch, see what I did there, means it's time to break out those Halloween decorations, however instead of using those plastic cobwebs and fuzzy giants spiders, here are some decor options your neighbors would have never seen before! polkadotchair.com Floating witch hat lights Floating witch hats is an affordable decoration that [...]

How to Have Your Home Casted

By | 2018-06-07T17:15:27+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|General News, Real Estate, Real Estate Problems|

Have you ever wondered how home makeover shows find homes to fix-up? Or did you know that you could rent your house for commercials, movies, and TV shows? Here’s the 411 on how to have your home considered for the next casting call! HGTV.com Networks such as HGTV are constantly seeking homes to [...]