2018 | What The Heck Happened Last Year?!

2018 | What The Heck Happened Last Year?!

If we take a look at the 2018 year-end numbers from TREB, there were 77,426 residential transactions throughout the Greater Toronto Area which breaks down to roughly 212 deals PER DAY!

While condos were responsible for a large proportion of sales in the City of Toronto (experienced 7.8% appreciation over 2017) the average sale price for 2018 was down 4.3% to $787,300.

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Toronto's New Luxurious Waterfront Community

Toronto's New Luxurious Waterfront Community

If you have visited the east end of Harbourfront in the past year, you have definitely seen the construction underway of Toronto’s newest luxurious downtown neighbourhood by Tridel & Hines!

The master-planned community (named Bayside Toronto) is comprised of 4 condo buildings.

The first of which (Aqualina) took occupancy earlier this year, to be followed by Aqua Vista, then Aquabella and finally Aqualuna which is slated to be finished construction by the end of 2020/early 2021.

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Why has Toronto weather been so bad lately?

Why has Toronto weather been so bad lately?

It’s not just you, the weather lately in Toronto has been grey & depressing to say the least!

Unfortunately the forecast for this week has more of the same in order with the city only receiving 5 hours of sunlight today (Tuesday) while Wednesday to Friday will only get roughly 1 hour of sun per day! :(

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Toronto | The New Money-Laundering Hot Spot of Canada

Toronto | The New Money-Laundering Hot Spot of Canada

Drug dealers, the Mafia, Cartels and shady banks/underworld finance typically come to mind when money laundering is brought up, however many would be surprised to here that experts in Canada are warning that the legitimate real estate market (specifically in Toronto) is now the main target for money-laundering as homes reach increasingly historic prices.

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When Did Commuting Get So Costly?

When Did Commuting Get So Costly?

The notion of owning your own single-family detached home with a big yard & nice neighbours has historically been the path many would-be homeowner’s aspire to, however with increasing property prices in Toronto over the past 15 years, many people have had to change their ideal location to purchase that desired property!

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How to Paint Your Bathroom in One Day

How to Paint Your Bathroom in One Day

I recently decided to take down the wallpaper that had been in my bathroom since bought my condo 2 years ago & paint the entire room with my Mom in one day!

This was my first time ever painting a bathroom (or actually any room indoors for that matter) so I had to learn a couple things about the prep work that needed to be done before we could start

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