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!


Featured Development: Post Lofts Leslieville

17 August 2018
Life and the City

This new boutique loft development in Leslieville combines excellent architecture, design and finishes into one very attractive package!


Featured Development: George Condos

20 June 2018
Life and the City

Want quality condo living in an amazing, walkable neighbourhood, AND with your own backyard? Then George Condos is a project you'll definitely want to know about!


Featured Listing: 282 Lee Avenue

27 April 2018
Life and the City

Welcome Home to this cozy & charming rowhome in The Beach! Beautifully updated with modern finishes throughout! Features hardwood floors, a new kitchen with Caesarstone counter tops and stainless steel appliances, a walkout to a spacious 2-tiered deck that's perfect for entertaining, and a lovely covered cedar front porch where you can enjoy your morning coffee!


Q&A Series: What You Should Know about the Home Buyer's Plan

15 March 2018
Life and the City

The Home Buyer's Plan is a program that makes home buying more accessible for first-time purchasers in Canada - but here are nine things you should know about it.


Featured Listing: 32 Trolley Cres #824

28 February 2018
Life and the City

Trade up to Trolley!! This is not your average condo! This super-stylish soft loft at River City 2 in Corktown features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 879 square feet plus large balcony, and a long list of incredible features.


We Are Proud to be Part of Toronto's Top Brokerage!

21 February 2018
Life and the City

The results are in - our brokerage, RE/MAX Hallmark was again the top-producing brokerage in Toronto and surrounding areas in 2017! Out of the top 10 real estate companies across Ajax, Aurora, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Whitby and Toronto, RE/MAX Hallmark accounted for almost 18% of the total number of listing and selling transactions, and for almost 14% of all transactions across all Toronto brokerages last year!