May 30, 2011

Canadian Housing Market Stabilizing in 2011!

OTTAWA, May 30, 2011 Housing starts are forecast to stabilize at levels consistent with demographic fundamentals in 2011 and 2012, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s (CMHC) second quarter Housing Market Outlook, Canada Edition.1 Housing starts will be in […]
May 18, 2011

Market Softening Nationally : CREA

Nationally, the market is beginning to soften slightly, according to new figures released by CREA.Compared to last month, seasonally adjusted sales data states that activity fell by 4.4% in April.  Much of this decline can be centered regionally- in specific […]
May 13, 2011

Buyers want Move-In ready Homes!!!

Is a little elbow grease needed? Selling an “as-is” home may turn off buyers, according to a recent survey of real estate professionals. found that 87 percent of first-time buyers don’t want to buy a home that requires them to […]
May 9, 2011

Tight Market Results in Strong Price Growth in April

May 4, 2011 — Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 9,041 existing home sales through the TorontoMLS® system in April 2011. This result was down 17 per cent compared April 2010 when sales spiked to a new record of 10,898. While off […]
May 4, 2011

Risky Business!!!

When considering selling their homes themselves, many homeowners focus so much on the potential rewards that they often overlook the risks. What are these risks? Well, by selling without professional representation: You risk inappropriately pricing your home. Without access to […]