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Preserving Heritage Buildings in Condoland

When it comes to new development in Toronto, the issue of heritage preservation can often draw a lot of public interest, community discourse, and even legal disputes. And great photos, as seen below!   Heritage […]

The Brighter Side of Canada’s New Mortgage Rules

October was an interesting month for condos in Toronto and the Canadian real estate market in general. With a year-over-year average price per sqft growth of 9.7% in the GTA, and the federal government implementing […]

Vancouver’s Real Estate Agent For Buying and Selling Condo

Say Hello to Vancouver’s Condo Pro, Andrew Way   “I feel most rewarded knowing I’ve gotten my clients that home or property that they really had their hearts set on…” Andrew Way is Metro Vancouver’s resident […]

Toronto Condo Market Update: September 2016

With record-breaking sales figures, rising rental prices, and concerns about foreign investment, Q3 2016 was a fascinating time for Toronto’s condo market. The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has released its stats for September[1] and […]

How International Buyers Are Reshaping Canadian Real Estate

With international buyers reportedly moving away from Vancouver, people in Toronto are talking more about foreign condo ownership and investment. September 2016 saw a big jump in GTA real estate with 9,902 sales, according to […]

Tips to Tackle the Toronto Rental Market

If you haven’t experienced it, you might not know that finding condos for rent in Toronto can be a bit tricky. Where do you even start to look for available rentals? And when you finally […]

Wish You Were Living in the Annex?

If it’s true that there’s a season for every Toronto neighbourhood, we think that autumn falls best in the Annex neighbourhood. Even as the real estate market revs up for the fall season, autumn’s gentle […]

What’s happening in the Vancouver Condo Market

Since mid-August, Vancouver’s new foreign-buyer tax has caused a stir of commentary about the future of Canada’s real estate market. If you haven’t heard, the foreign-buyer tax imposes a 15% property transfer tax on all […]

Comparing Condo Affordability on a Global Scale

Real estate in Toronto is certainly a hot topic at the dinner table these days. With stats from BILD and Altus Group showing 1,880 high-rise Toronto condo sales within the month of August 2016 alone, […]

Bridge Financing 101

In today’s hot Toronto condo market, buyers and sellers can be caught homeless for a few weeks (or even a few months) in between properties, i.e. they sell their current condo but it takes longer […]