February

February 27, 2012

Global Economy and how it effects GTA resale Housing Market

 The outlook for the global economy has changed since the beginning of 2011. Watch the latest Market According to Mercer video in the Learning Centre to find out what it all means for the GTA resale housing market. Jason Mercer […]
February 18, 2012

GTA REALTORS® Report Mid-Month Resale Housing Market

 Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 3,206 sales through the TorontoMLS® system through the first 14 days of February 2012 up by more than nine per cent compared to the 2,933 sales reported during the same period in 2011.  New listings were […]
February 17, 2012

First-Time buyers Tips

If you are a first-time homebuyer, you may be entitled to certain benefits under the RRSP Home Buyers’ Plan and the First-time Homebuyers’Tax Credit Program.   These benefits are also available if you have previously owned a home but have sold […]
February 17, 2012

CMHC: Same old same old … market for investors

This year and next may be deja  vu all over again for property investors looking to buy or sell, with CMHC predicting the national market will see the same kind of restrained growth it experienced in 2011, and not the […]
February 15, 2012

Canada’ home sales drop most since 2010

OTTAWA Homes sales declined at the start of 2012, while prices rose at the slowest pace in a year, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. Sales were down 4.5% in January from the previous months, the industry group said […]
February 13, 2012

Did you know?

That of all one-person households in Canada that own their home and do not have a mortgage, 63% are women and 37% are men?
February 10, 2012

Kitchens Sell a Home

It’s a tool used by house flippers all across the nation. Stagers know its power. Real estate agents push its importance. What is this not-so-well-kept secret of real estate? A kitchen can sell a house.   A kitchen is the […]