August 19, 2009

GTA REALTORS® Report August Mid-Month Resale Market Figures

TORONTO, August 18, 2009 – In the first two weeks of August, Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 3,832 sales – up 27 per cent compared to the first two weeks of August 2008. The average price for these transactions was up […]
August 18, 2009

10 Tips for First Time Homebuyers

Ready to make the plunge, here are some things to think about along the way:     Be picky, but don’t be unrealistic. There is no perfect home.   Do your homework before you start looking. Decide specifically what features […]
August 12, 2009

How to Find and Choose a Mover

I recently found a web site that has oodles of information that could help  you when you are ready to put your stuff in boxes and move to your dream home. A quick check through Google and you will find […]
August 6, 2009

GTA REALTORS® report resale record in July

TORONTO – August 6, 2009 — In July 2009, Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported a record 9,967 sales, up 28 per cent from July 2008. The average price for July transactions was $395,414 – up by six per cent compared to […]
August 4, 2009

Land Transfer Tax Calculator

I was reviewing the closing costs with one of my buyer clients recently and explained what additional money they would need to have on hand before they received their new house keys.  It struck me that having these numbers before […]