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Selling Prices Up In March and Set to Accelerate This Spring

4/3/2024 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Greater Toronto Area (GTA) REALTORS® reported 6,560 sales through TRREB’s MLS® System in March 2024 – down by 4.5 per cent compared to March 2023. ... More


TRREB: Buyers Re-Enter the GTA Housing Market in February

3/5/2024 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Greater Toronto Area (GTA) home sales and new listings were up on an annual and monthly basis in February 2024. Selling prices also edged upward compared to a year earlier. ... More


Toronto home sales up in February from last year as consumers eye rate cuts: TRREB

3/5/2024 | Posted in GTA News by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Greater Toronto home sales and listings were up in February from last year, but adjusted sales were down from a month earlier, the region's real estate board said Tuesday. ... More


Toronto home prices up 42 per cent over last five years, cost of living up 17 per cent: report

2/29/2024 | Posted in Canada Living by Jessi Sandhu

home-value-increase-443.jpg - Real Estate News The cost of living in Toronto went up nearly 20 per cent between 2017 and 2022 – but that’s less than half the increase seen in the city’s housing prices over ... More


GTA REALTORS® Release January 2024 Stats

2/6/2024 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Home sales were up in January 2024 in comparison to January 2023. This annual increase came as some homebuyers started to benefit from lower borrowing costs associated with fixed ... More


TRREB Releases 2023 Q4 Rental Market Statistics

1/31/2024 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News Condominium apartment leasing activity continued to be strong in the fourth quarter of 2023 according to the latest data released by TRREB. The number of lease transactions ... More


Asking rents jump 8.6% in December to hit record $2,178 on average: report

1/16/2024 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

house-for-rent-87.jpg - Real Estate News A new report says the average asking price in December for a rental unit in Canada was a record $2,178 per month, relatively flat from the previous month but marked an 8.6 per ... More


Here is what may be in store for Toronto's housing market in 2024

1/3/2024 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News If history is any guide, once people buy into the notion that interest rates are going to be declining, you will start to see noticeable movement back into the market… even ... More


Elevated Borrowing Costs Taking a Toll on Housing Affordability

12/5/2023 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-news-8.jpg - Real Estate News High borrowing costs and uncertain economic conditions continued to weigh on Greater Toronto Area (GTA) home sales in November 2023. Sales were down on a year-over-year basis, ... More


Council votes to permit multiplexes in all Toronto neighbourhoods

9/19/2023 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News Multiplexes will now be permitted to be built across Toronto after being approved by councillors on Wednesday in a bid to create more housing options. ... More


Toronto housing market would stay unaffordable even in deep recession: report

9/5/2023 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Housing affordability in Toronto would remain strained even in the event of a deep economic recession, a new Desjardins analysis has found, highlighting the challenge ahead in ... More


Detached home prices declined in all but four of Toronto's neighbourhoods last quarter: report

8/22/2023 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-home-for-sale-260.jpg - Real Estate News Fuelled by a drop in prices, there was a “short burst of home-buying activity” in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) during this year’s second quarter, but it was ... More


Toronto announces 60-day grace period for tax, utility bill payments

3/20/2020 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-map-29.jpg - Real Estate News The City of Toronto is waiving all penalties on late property tax and other bill payments for the next two months in response to the unprecedented economic impact of the COVID-19 ... More


Toronto House Prices Jump By $130,000 In A Year

3/6/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto House Prices Jump By $130,000 In A Year As Industry Calls For 'Shovels In The Ground'. And now the Bank of Canada is putting "kerosene on the fire" with ... More


Is Toronto in a housing bubble?

2/26/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-panorama-446.jpg - Real Estate News Around four in five Canadians in Toronto perceive the city to be in a housing bubble, according to the latest study by Zillow and Ipsos. ... More


This is not a good sign: RBC

2/13/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

real-estate-market-growth-259.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto housing price surge resembles sky-high gains of 2016. ... More


Toronto Living 2030

2/7/2020 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News The population of the Toronto area will hit 8 million in the next 10 years. It's make or break time? Are we ready? ... More


Initiative to increase tax rebate for first-time buyers in Toronto

1/27/2020 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

home-buyers-447.jpg - Real Estate News Two city councillors are pushing for a rethink of Toronto's municipal land transfer tax rebate for first-time home buyers, suggesting the cap should be increased to match the ... More


Toronto is among the 10 most valuable city brands in the world

1/2/2020 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

toronto-downtown-view-450.jpg - Real Estate News Having a strong brand is vital for successful businesses but for cities it can enhance everything from investment to immigration. ... More


Robust market fundamentals driving Toronto's high-end housing segment

11/12/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-remax-43.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto’s luxury housing sector has enjoyed a marked upswing in activity this year, according to a new analysis by RE/MAX. ... More


Toronto's rent rate growth has markedly decelerated during Q3 2019

10/21/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

house-for-rent-87.jpg - Real Estate News At present, Toronto is far more hospitable to renters than buyers, with the average surveyed rent for recently leased units increasing at the slowest rate in two years. ... More


TREB Releases September Market Figures As Reported By GTA Realtors

10/3/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-market-watch-residential-400.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,825 sales through TREB's MLS® System in September 2019. ... More


Investment in Toronto residential property remains a winning prospect

9/17/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

canadian-real-estate-markets-62.jpg - Real Estate News Amid newfound momentum due to an upward trend in detached home sales, Toronto remains probably the best real estate investment destination in Canada, according to RE/MAX. ... More


Toronto is one of the most desirable cities among Gen Z-ers

9/16/2019 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

downtown-toronto-from-cn-tower-255.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto has been found to be one of the world’s best cities in terms of digital infrastructure, health care, and education. ... More


Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto remain among world's most liveable cities

9/5/2019 | Posted in Most Livable by Jessi Sandhu

group-of-young-adults-338.jpg - Real Estate News The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) unveiled its 2019 Global Liveability Index on Tuesday, listing the top 10 most livable cities in the world. ... More


TREB Releases August Market Figures

9/5/2019 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

treb-market-watch-residential-400.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,711 residential sales through TREB’s MLS® System in ... More


Toronto tops survey of country's most popular city to move to

7/19/2019 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

movers-24.jpg - Real Estate News Toronto has been ranked as Canada’s most attractive city to move to, according to a survey from finance planning website Finder.com. ... More


Toronto is still the number 1 Canadian migration city

7/9/2019 | Posted in Toronto News by Jessi Sandhu

movers-24.jpg - Real Estate News U-Haul’s annual migration trends report for 2018 shows more people are moving to Toronto. ... More


Toronto condo apartment rentals up 15% in June

7/5/2019 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

condos-highrises-101.jpg - Real Estate News The strength of the economy and labour market in the Greater Toronto Area is boosting rental activity. ... More


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