Toronto Market Update for April 2019

16 May 2019
Life and the City

New listings rose 8.2% last month in April compared with the same month last year, but at 12.2%, the annual growth rate of sales outpaced the rise in new listings. This dynamic means that market conditions are tighter, so price increases may accelerate.


Toronto Market Update for March 2019

12 April 2019
Life and the City

Last month in March, the average sales price for all property types combined across the 416 was $830,043, representing an 11.6% year-over-year decline. A 2% jump in inventory on the market lead to slightly more options for buyers, which was a contributing factor in this sales price decline. Meanwhile, the overall number of sales for all property types declined by 9% over March of last year.


Featured Development: River & Fifth

01 April 2019
Life and the City

Want a home that boasts sweeping views of the city’s skyline and waterfront, and is steps to great shops & cafes, minutes to DVP, Gardiner and the downtown core - AND that's right on the edge of a river & park?! Then River & Fifth is a project you'll definitely want to know about!


Smart Investing Info Series: Spring 2019 Sessions

05 March 2019
Life and the City

We're very excited to announce the launch of our new Smart Investing Info Series! The sessions in this series are designed to provide valuable information, insights and advice that will help you understand how to invest smartly in Toronto real estate. Here are all the details on our first two sessions: "Building Your Real Estate Portfolio" and "Rent Or Buy?"


Featured Development: Stockyards District Residences

25 February 2019
Life and the City

A vibrant, boutique mixed-use development is coming soon to the Junction neighbourhood! Once completed in November 2021, Stockyards District Residences will be an incredible addition to an area that is already populated with parks, an array of shopping options, great cafes & restaurants and many other local amenities. For young professional, couples or those looking to own their own place in Toronto at a very reasonable price point, this is an amazing opportunity in one of the city's hottest neighbourhoods!


Featured Development: The Poet Condos

25 January 2019
Life and the City

A stylish new development will soon be arriving in one of the city's most iconic neighbourhoods! The Poet Condos is a mid-rise, mixed-use boutique condo complex slated to be built at the corner of Queen Street East & Leslie Street in scenic, vibrant Leslieville. Learn more here!


What to expect in 2019 for interest rates in Canada

21 January 2019
Life and the City

Alain Lavoie, Mortgage Broker with Capitol Home Lending, provides an overview of what we can expect for interest rates in the coming year.


RE/MAX 2019 Housing Market Outlook Report

08 January 2019
Life and the City

Modest price increases are expected in 2019, as the RE/MAX 2019 Housing Market Outlook estimates the average sales price to increase by 1.7%. Housing markets across the country have stabilized in 2018, after the unprecedented increases in average sales price that many markets experienced in 2017. Continue reading to learn more about where the market is headed this coming year!


The Runaway Home: Why the Best Time to Buy is Now

12 December 2018
Life and the City

Toronto first-time home buyers often believe the best approach to entering the market is to take the extra time to save for a larger down payment in order to reduce their monthly mortgage payment. Unfortunately, given the dynamics of the Toronto real estate market, this thoughtful approach can often cost them their dream home! Continue reading to find out why the best time to buy a home in Toronto is now.


Featured Development: Upper East Village

26 October 2018
Life and the City

Slated to be built at the corner of Eglinton Avenue East and Brentcliffe Road in Leaside, Upper East Village is an extremely anticipated master-planned community development which will present a unique opportunity to realize the full potential of Midtown Toronto’s newest and most exciting area of growth. Continue reading to learn more about Upper East Village!