Inside the Toronto Real Estate Market

While inventory is still low, we are starting to see things heating up for the spring market. But as listings increase, so do the number of buyers. So if you are thinking of buying in the coming months, get your proverbial ducks in line so you are ready to move on the home you want. The market is still making…

New Mortgage Regulates and Current Rates

Check out Peter Majthenyi’s coverage on the new mortgage regulations that you need to know! New CMHC (Canada Mortgage & Housing Corp) Guidelines and You… By now most have heard that our Finance Minister is concerned about Canadians keeping their debts under control so American mistakes are not repeated here. The Canadian housing market has been quite resilient regardless of…

HST and Real Estate

Once again the government is doing a fantastic job of putting up more barriers to growing the economy by implementing HST, as if increased land transfer costs were not enough! Many people have had questions on how this will impact home purchases. The biggest misconception is that this tax applies to resale homes as well as new builds. This is…