Real Estate Toronto

Best Real Estate Markets In The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canadian cities top the world for the real estate markets that make the best bet for long-term investment, according to a study from U.K. property dev...

Look Where House Prices Have Doubled In 2 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada Business

Less than two years after Finance Minister Jim Flaherty implemented yet another round of mortgage rule tightening to cool off an overheating housing m...

LOOK: Toronto-Area 'Palace' Sells For Nearly Half Price

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.27.2014 | Canada Business

A Toronto-area mansion that was once listed on sale for $11 million sold at auction for $6.2 million this past weekend — but not before some of the ...

This 1 Stat Shows Enormity Of Toronto's Condo Craze

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Toronto has nearly 50 per cent more high-rises under construction than New York City, according to a new analysis from construction data firm Emporis....

Must-Knows About Buying Real Estate Now

Win Wachsmann | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Win Wachsmann

Is now a good time to buy real estate amid glowing reports of low mortgage rates and high demand Professional pictures of stunning homes and condos with granite, marble and nine-foot ceilings all serve as eye candy, tempting gullible and may dupe home buyers to drop down payments on not-so-smart real estate buys.

'Downside Risk'

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Business

Canadian housing prices are at risk of falling over the next few years, driven by global economic weakness and softness in key condo markets, a Scotia...

Toronto's WTF Housing Market

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Home sales dipped two per cent in the Greater Toronto Area in April, but selling prices were also up, according to the latest report from th...

House Price Declines Go Nationwide

The Huffington Post Canada | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Business

The total number of Toronto home sales dropped some 55 per cent in November from a year earlier, according to real estate research firm BILD. Thoug...

Ask A Realtor: Making an Offer on a "Hot" Property

Susanne Hudson | Posted 06.12.2012 | Canada
Susanne Hudson

In a seller's market, many "hot" properties come on the market and often with holdback offers. These homes are usually newly renovated, nicely decorated and have many features that buyers want. How can you get this house?

Ask a Realtor: Don't Hold Back on Holdback Offers

Susanne Hudson | Posted 06.05.2012 | Canada
Susanne Hudson

Holdback offers are a marketing sales strategy whereby the property is listed for perhaps 5 per cent under market value and offers are held back for a week. Benefits of holdback offers to the seller: not just an increase in price but also an efficiency of time. Less time on the market if it works and less stress for the seller!

Up And Up: Home Prices Continue Rise

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.14.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - The Canadian Real Estate Association says Canada's home prices continued to rise last month and a majority of the count...