Toronto Market Update for December 2018

09 January 2019
Life and the City

Toronto home sales in December of 2018 were down by 14% year-over-year, while sale prices continued to moderately grow. This is due, in part, to higher borrowing costs coupled with the new mortgage stress test, as well as lower inventory. Keep reading our December 2018 Toronto Market Update to learn more!


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!


Toronto Market Update for November 2018

12 December 2018
Life and the City

Toronto largely remains a seller’s market as home sales fell nearly 14% in November, compared with a year ago, as sale prices continued to see moderate growth. This year-over-year decrease is likely the result of a temporary upward shift in demand that we experienced in November 2017, just before the new stress-test rules for federally regulated lenders came into effect in January of this year. Keep reading our November 2018 Toronto Market Update to learn more!


Toronto Market Update for October 2018

16 November 2018
Life and the City

Toronto home sales climbed in October as new listings fell, pushing prices higher and signalling the city's real estate market is tightening. TREB reported that 7,492 homes sold in the Greater Toronto Area last month, a 6% increase over October of last year. The average sale price for all types of homes climbed 3.5% on a year-over-year basis to $807,340. Keep reading our October 2018 Toronto Market Update to learn more!


Life and the City's Guide to Holiday Markets in Toronto 2018

15 November 2018
Life and the City

The holidays are right around the corner! To get us in a festive mood and help tick holiday shopping off our list, there's no shortage of Christmas and holiday markets in the city. So, brave the chilly air and shop handmade goods, artisan crafts and festive treats - in the words of Buddy the Elf, only a true cotton-headed ninny-muggins would miss these! Here's our guide to the Christmas and holiday markets happening around Toronto this 2018 holiday season...


RE/MAX Hallmark Q3 Toronto Housing Market Report

13 November 2018
Life and the City

The housing market in Toronto has been stabilizing over the course of the third quarter, following a sharp drop in the first two quarters after the implementation of various government regulations. Gradual improvements in prices since the second quarter with increased sales activities in suburbs, fall in Toronto and inventory increase in both areas. Continue reading to learn more about the Toronto housing market in the 3rd quarter of 2018!


Toronto Market Update for September 2018

19 October 2018
Life and the City

The Toronto-area housing market continued to make modest year-over-year gains in September, with the average selling price across all housing types, from detached homes to condos, up 2.9% to $796,786. The number of resale home transactions rose 1.9% compared to September of 2017. Keep reading our September 2018 Toronto Market Update to learn more!


Featured Listing: 130 Neptune Drive #1503

15 October 2018
Life and the City

This large, bright south-facing unit with city views is newly renovated and ready for you to move in! Keep reading to learn more about this beautiful unit!


Featured Development: The Poet Condos

27 September 2018
Life and the City

Located at Queen St E and Leslie St, The Poet Condominiums is an exciting new urban residence in Leslieville. Discover a vibrant urban lifestyle in one of Toronto’s most iconic neighbourhoods! Unique shops and restaurants, beautiful parklands, easy access to the TTC and more make this development the new home of stylish and convenient living in the city's east end.


August 2018 Toronto Market Update

25 September 2018
Life and the City

The Toronto real estate market last month in August performed better than a typical summer market, with an increase of 8% year-over-year in the average sale price for all property types across Toronto, and a 4.7% year-over-year increase in the average sale price for all markets across the GTA. Overall sales were down by 1.5% in Toronto last month, but GTA markets saw an increase of 8.5% year-over-year. Keep reading our August 2018 Toronto Market Update to learn more!