COOL FINDS: 47 Wrenson Rd

12 March 2018
Life and the City

Dreaming of the perfect family home located across from a park, in a fantastic pocket of the city? Wake up to this contemporary beauty! With two fully-renovated levels featuring three bedrooms, three baths, an open concept layout, a chef's kitchen, plus a finished basement with another bedroom and a separate entrance, your dreams have literally come true.

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!

Your Used Furniture Can Change A Life

14 February 2018
Life and the City

Here's why you should donate your gently-used furniture and household goods to Furniture Bank, a Toronto-based charity and social enterprise that helps those in need of a fresh start.

COOL FINDS: 68 Broadview Ave #213

12 February 2018
Life and the City

It's no secret that we love a true hard-loft conversion, and this one is as stylish as they come! Located in the coveted Broadview Lofts in prime Riverside, it boasts contemporary chic and industrial cool vibes in equal measure, and is packed to the brim with incredible features. If you're looking for a unique space in a fantastic neighbourhood to call home, trust us - your search ends here.

Q&A Series: How the New Mortgage Rules Might Affect You

29 January 2018
Life and the City

In 2017, Canada posted year-over-year residential price gains across most regions. Now in 2018, many housing markets could see reduced purchasing power resulting from the new OFSI mortgage rules that took effect on January 1st. If you’re among the 37 per cent of Canadians who are not aware of the change in mortgage rules and how they might affect them, read on...

Toronto Real Estate Market Update for January-December 2017

25 January 2018
Life and the City

This is the time of year when many homeowners and prospective buyers look to the sales trends in their neighbourhoods and in areas throughout the city in the past year, to understand what's been happening in the market and where it may be headed in the year to come. The infographic in this post provides a snapshop of the 2017 Toronto real estate market.

December 2017 GTA Market Update

15 January 2018
Life and the City

This past year, we saw a considerable shift in the sales-to-prices ratio as a number of major factors came into play. The number of total sales decreased by 18% in 2017, while the final average for the entire year came out to a 12.7% increase over 2016's numbers. Conditions in the Toronto area remained on trend last month, with a higher than typical number of new listings, remaining very moderately in seller's market territory. Continue reading our December 2017 GTA Market Update to learn more...

COOL FINDS: 530 Indian Grove #708

12 January 2018
Life and the City

This gorgeous two-storey, open-concept penthouse suite is seriously magazine-worthy! With 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a walk-in closet in the master, a Scavolini kitchen and tons of amazing features, this really is one of the most exceptional listings in the current market that we've come across.

2018 RE/MAX Housing Market Outlook Report

11 January 2018
Life and the City

The newly-released 2018 RE/MAX Housing Market Outlook Report looks back at Canadian housing market trends in 2017 and outlines which trends we will likely see in the year ahead. Continue reading to see the GTA Housing Market Report and the full 2018 RE/MAX Housing Market Outlook Report.