May 17, 2012

GTA REALTORS® Report Mid-Month Resale Housing Market Figures

Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 5,142 transactions through the TorontoMLS System during the first 14 days of May 2012. This result was up by more than 14.5 per cent in comparison to the first 14 days of May 2011. The number […]
May 14, 2012

Demographics make big city condos hot

National averages are $372,762 at home versus $203,100 south of the 49th parallel. One might argue that something has got to give. By analyzing housing starts in Canada, we can get a good indication of future trends in real estate. […]
May 4, 2012

Market Remains Tight with Sales Up in April

Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 10,350 transactions through the TorontoMLS system in April 2012. This level of sales was 18 per cent higher than the 8,778 firm deals reported in April 2011. The strongest sales growth was reported in the single-detached […]
May 3, 2012

Do You Know the Basics of Home Security?

Most people feel confident about the basics of home security. For example: Keep all doors locked. Have a light on in the house while away. Never hide a key outside in an obvious place, like under the mat. • Yet, […]