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City of Toronto seeks input on vacant home tax intended to increase housing supply

10/22/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-aerial-view-384.jpg - Real Estate News The vacant home tax is meant to encourage property owners to sell or rent out their unoccupied residential properties to increase Toronto's housing supply - or pay a tax to ... More


Buying a townhome in Toronto's suburbs is borderline impossible right now

10/22/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

greater-toronto-area-88.jpg - Real Estate News It turns out that some of the city's surrounding suburbs are now among the most competitive real estate battlegrounds in the region ... More


Tight GTA Housing Market Conditions Sustain Strong Price Growth

10/5/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News September marked the transition from the slower summer market to the busier fall market in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Every year, we generally see an uptick ... More


Home prices will flatten in 2022: RBC

9/10/2021 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market Predictions by Jessi Sandhu

sold-home-for-sale-260.jpg - Real Estate News The winter buying frenzy in Canada’s housing market has given way to a restrained pace of sales that will culminate in prices flattening early next year, says a report from ... More


GTA Housing Demand Remains Strong In August

9/3/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB) has just reported the third-best sales result on record for the month of August. ... More


The time to get into a Toronto apartment for a bargain price has come and gone

8/28/2021 | Posted in Condo Market by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News The city is back to bidding wars for rental units as prices creep back up, especially in certain neighbourhoods, while others remain a bit more affordable. ... More


July Numbers Show Strong Demand Continues For Home Ownership In GTA

8/5/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News With almost 9,400 sales reported in July 2021, demand for ownership housing remained well-above average for the time of year despite being below the record July result set a year ... More


Land transfer tax hike will hurt supply says Toronto real estate group

7/10/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

luxury-brick-home-w-columns-75.jpg - Real Estate News The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB) says a potential hike to the Municipal Land Transfer Tax (MLTT) will make purchasing a home even more difficult for would be home ... More


TRREB Updates Its Sales Forecast and Average List Price Upwards

7/6/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News June home sales were up compared to last year, but remained below the March 2021 peak and were lower than the number of transactions reported for May 2021, consistent with the ... More


The non-existent exodus from Toronto

7/5/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Torontonians are deciding to stay where they are and enjoy the urban lifestyle. ... More


It looks like a vacant home tax is coming to Toronto sooner rather than later

7/4/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-aerial-view-384.jpg - Real Estate News It looks like a vacant home tax it's going to be coming into effect in Toronto sooner than investors might be ready for. ... More


Strong May GTA Home Sales Remain Below March Peak

6/3/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Residential transactions reported through TRREB’s MLS® System remained high in May 2021, but fell short of the 2016 record and remained below this year’s March ... More


What's driving up real estate prices in Toronto?

5/25/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Home prices in the Greater Toronto Area have continued to soar, with the average selling price hitting $1,090,992 in April, a 33% ascent from last year’s $820,226, according ... More


Five ways to ease the pain of Toronto housing affordability crisis

5/17/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

condos-cn-tower-20.jpg - Real Estate News First-time homebuyers are getting more anxious about the market. ... More


The Pace of GTA Home Sales Slows In April

5/5/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Home sales in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) set a new record for April and amounted to more than quadruple that from April 2020 – the first full month of the pandemic. ... More


First Time Home Buyer Incentive Program Expansion

4/27/2021 | Posted in First Time Home Buyers by Jessi Sandhu

middle-age-couple-visiting-house-263.jpg - Real Estate News Effective May 3, 2021, the Federal Government will be expanding the First Time Home Buyer Incentive program to enhance eligibility in Toronto, Vancouver and Victoria Census ... More


Toronto's condo market springs to life with 80% jump in sales

4/23/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s condo market, battered by a pandemic that sent city residents looking for more space, is bouncing back. ... More


Toronto home sales double in March, average price hits $1.1M

4/6/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

couple-outside-sold-home-268.jpg - Real Estate News Canada's largest housing market logged another month of record sales and price gains in March. The head of the local real estate board is warning of potential unintended ... More


Consumer Confidence And Low Interest Rates Drive Up Homes Sales In GTA

4/6/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News For the third straight month of 2021, record home sales continued in March across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) with buyers taking advantage of favourable borrowing costs and ... More


Toronto's real estate market is so out of control that it's now considered high risk

3/27/2021 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News The housing market in Toronto keeps on accelerating to defy all odds, with small one bedroom condos selling for in the $700,000s after bidding wars, the average home price verging ... More


Rent prices for one-bedroom apartments in Toronto just reached a new four-year low

3/17/2021 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

downtown-toronto-from-cn-tower-255.jpg - Real Estate News The COVID-19 pandemic has had a major impact on Toronto's rental market since it first arrived last March — resulting in rent prices not seen in several years — ... More


Waterfront Toronto releases new vision for 12 acres abandoned by Sidewalk Labs

3/10/2021 | Posted in Toronto Living by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-aerial-view-384.jpg - Real Estate News Waterfront Toronto is unveiling a fresh, “landmark” vision for the derelict patch of east-end waterfront previously slated to host Sidewalk Labs’ ill-fated smart ... More


GTA Home And Condo Sales Reach New Heights For February

3/3/2021 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Record home sales in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) continued in February as buyers remained confident in their employment situations and took advantage of ultra-low borrowing ... More


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