July

July 28, 2009

GTA Real Estate Proves Resilient During First Six Months of 2009, Says RE/MAX

One in five neightbourhoods have surpassed pre-recession average price levels. Mississauga, Ontario (July 28, 2009) – In the midst of the recession, approximately twenty per cent of single-detached homes and condominiums in Greater Toronto Area neighbourhoods managed to post an […]
July 21, 2009

Canadian Home Buyers Savvy and Optimistic

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) released the results of a survey that they conducted on consumer mortgages.  They indicate that 90 percent of the people who bought homes recently believe that home ownership is a good long-term investment and […]
July 20, 2009

GTA REALTORS® Report Sales Up First Two Weeks of July

TORONTO, July 20, 2009 – In the first two weeks of July, Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 4,437 sales up 27 per cent compared to the first two weeks of July 2008. The average price for these transactions was up four […]
July 17, 2009

10 Tips for Holding a Yard Sale

Yard sales used to be in the spring when I let go of the winter clutter that seems to bog down my home.  Now clutter seems to be rampant and we see them somewhere almost every weekend throughout the summer.   Hold a yard […]
July 14, 2009

Recovery Underway in Key Canadian Markets Ends Buyer Dominance in Resale Housing, Says RE/MAX

Mississauga, ON. (July 13, 2009) – Pent-up demand for residential housing has bolstered sales in Canada’s major markets—a clear signal that the housing sector has shifted into recovery mode, says RE/MAX. More balanced market conditions have emerged, effectively ending the stronghold […]
July 7, 2009

GTA Resale Housing Market Posts Best June on Record

TORONTO, July 6, 2009 – In June 2009, Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported a record 10,955 sales, up 27 per cent from June 2008. The seasonally adjusted annual rate of sales in June was 100,700.1 “The record result in June is […]