Accessible Properties Rise in Demand in Home Improvement

Photo: Flickr / SmartsignAccording to a real estate agent in Toronto, more and more homebuyers are looking for more than the traditional upscale furnishings such as fireplaces, multiple garages, luxury countertops or expensive appliances. Of...
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Real Estate Frenzy Hides Deeper Problems in Market

Photo: Flickr / stevenbleyAccording to a prominent real estate market analyst, years of marginal interest rates have resulted in a systemic attitude that assumes that such rates will last forever. With current prices being massively inflated...
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Hamilton Becomes New Spotlight in Canada’s Housing Market in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / John PiercyAccording to a new study that scrutinized real estate prices all across the country, the once-sleepy community of Hamilton in Southwest Ontario has been determined to be, currently, the most ferocious local market in the...
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Government Regulations Barely Impact Toronto Markets in Mortgage

Photo: Flickr / Jamie McCaffreyAs the federal government has grown more and more concerned in regards to ever-rising prices in the real estate sector, it has embarked on a series of reforms that it claims will help prevent an excessive growth...
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Canadian Central Bank Watchful of Rate Changes in Mortgage

Photo: Flickr / Chris BrownAccording to an announcement offered by the Bank of Canada, the institution stated that it would leave its overnight rate (currently at 0.5%), as well as offering an explanation as to why it has come to such a decis...
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New Year Highlights 2016’s Frothing Markets in Market

Photo: Flickr / sdharrisWith century-old property in Toronto fetching millions of dollars, the lack of supply amidst soaring demand has resulted in prices rocketing upwards, with homes fetching multiple offers after just days of being on the...
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2017: Year of Collapse? in Market

Photo: Flickr / Alberto Salvia NovellaAccording to a number of statisticians concerned with current real estate trends across Canada, the numbers suggest that 2017 will be a watershed year for the property market. Both housing supply and price...
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Land Transfer Tax Ontario

Ontario Government Cuts Land Transfer Taxes in Home Buying

Photo: Flickr / 401(K) 2012For first-time homebuyers in the province, there are more incentives than ever to purchase property in Ontario. Just a couple weeks ago, the Liberal government said that it would be doubling the tax rebate available for...
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Sustainable Development

Examining Toronto’s Future Sustainable Development Projects in New Construction

Photo: Flickr / Abi KToronto is poised to become a global beacon of sustainable development and design, thanks to a variety of new properties in various phases of construction all over the city’s inner core. Touted as the next generation of skyscr...
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Home Demand Skyrockets

Toronto Demand for Detached Homes Skyrockets in Toronto

Photo: Flickr / Paul BicaCompared to last year, consumer demand for detached properties has increased nearly 30 percent, according to new data published by the Toronto Real Estate Board. Due to this demand, the city of Toronto continues to be a se...
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