Tag: buying real estate

463 Danforth Ave – Commercial Property For Sale

Overview: 463 Danforth Ave is a fantastic turnkey investment property with over 4000 sq. ft. of space, two reliable long-term tenants, and an unbeatable location in Toronto’s Greektown neighbourhood. Address: 463 Danforth Ave,Toronto ON, M4K1P1 Neighbourhood: Greektown # of Storeys: 2 Total Area: 2,827 sq. ft. Main Floor: 1228 sq. ft. Second Floor: 1599 sq. ft. Below Grade Floor: 1202…

Ask An Expert: Pauline Duhart of Simply Home Downsizing

Overview: our third Ask An Expert interview is with Pauline Duhart of Simply Home Downsizing, a Toronto-based company that specializes in downsizing, moving, organizing, staging & estate clearing services. Can you tell us a little about yourself and your company? Simply Home Downsizing is an award-winning company co-founded by my business partner, Rosalind Tantalo, and myself, Pauline Duhart. Our business…

Ask An Expert: Jake Gibson – CEO of Phyxter

Overview: our second Ask An Expert interview is with Jake Gibson of Phyxter, a free mobile app that connects local homeowners, contractors and suppliers. Can you tell us a little about yourself and your company? My name is Jake Gibson, and I’m the CEO of Phyxter. Phyxter is a software company built to help independent contractors in the skilled trades…

Ask An Expert: Advice From A Mortgage Agent

Overview: our first Ask an Expert blog provides insights and advice from a mortgage agent on borrowing, financing, interest rates, home appraisals, mortgage deferrals, and more. I recently interviewed Daniel Vyner, Principal Broker of DV Capital Corporation, for my Ask An Expert segment. Daniel’s job is to arrange traditional and alternative financing for real estate clients, as well as facilitate…

85 Bloor Unit 1814 – 1 Bed + 1 Bath – Fully-Furnished with Parking – For Lease

Overview: 85 Bloor Unit 1814 is a fully-furnished 1-bedroom, 1-bath condo with a brand-new kitchen and laminate floors. Water, gas and hydro included along with complimentary cleaning every 3 months. Building Name: 85 Bloor Condos Address: 85 Bloor Street East – Unit 1208, Toronto, ON M4W3G9 Neighbourhood: Yonge and Bloor Developer: Burnac Corporation Architect: Page & Steele Interior Designer: Chapman…

How to Buy & Sell Real Estate in the Age of COVID-19

Overview: advice for buying and selling real estate during the COVID-19 crisis, including a look at the tools and strategies realtors can employ to ensure safe, successful transactions. COVID-19 has disrupted everything—from the monumental, such as our jobs and social lives, to the minute, like getting a haircut. Real estate is no exception. On March 21st, The Ontario Real Estate…

2020 Spring Market Forecast: What’s In Store for Toronto?

Overview: an in-depth look at Toronto’s upcoming 2020 spring market, including the impact of the coronavirus and economic uncertainty on buying and selling real estate. In our last spring market blog, we correctly predicted that “Toronto’s housing market is ready for another strong season.” February saw a 16.7% increase in average home prices across the GTA and sales were up…

March 2020 Interest Rate Cuts: Everything You Need To Know

Overview: a look at the Bank of Canada’s March 2020 interest rate cuts and their impact on Toronto’s housing market, including mortgages, buying and selling property, and the future of Toronto real estate. These two cuts, coming within days of each other, mark the biggest rate cuts since 2009—and the first in almost 5 years. Shortly afterwards, Canada’s major banks…

435 Richmond St W PH 101 – Bachelors + 1 Bath – Sold

Overview: 435 Richmond St W PH 101 (Fabrik Condos); super affordable 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom penthouse suite at the corner of Richmond and Spadina in the Fashion District. Building Name: Fabrik Condos Address: 435 Richmond St W – PH 101, Toronto ON, M5V0N3 Neighbourhood: Richmond and Spadina (Toronto’s Fashion District) Developer: Menkes Architect: Giannone Petricone Associates Property Manager: Menres Property Management Year…

1 Bloor St E Unit 4305 – 1 Bed, 2 Baths + Den – Sold

Overview: 1 Bloor St E Unit 4305 (One Bloor Condos) for sale; a 1-bed, 2-bath condo with hardwood floors, modern kitchen and convertible den; fantastic amenities + exciting Yonge and Bloor location. Building Name: One Bloor Condos Address: 1 Bloor Street East – Unit 4305, Toronto ON, M4W1A9 Neighbourhood: Yonge & Bloor Developer: Great Gulf Architect: Hariri Pontarini Architects Interior…

GTA Housing Market Report: November 2019

Overview: a look at the November 2019 GTA Housing Market Report, including sales figures, price changes, house and condo sales, the new sellers’ market, and the overall state of the GTA real estate market. The November 2019 GTA Market Report is in, and like last month’s report, the numbers are very optimistic. Once again, the GTA housing market is on…

1 Bloor St. East, Unit 5810 – 1 Bed, 2 Baths + Den – For Lease

Building Details: Address: 1 Bloor Street East – Unit 5810, Toronto, ON M4W1A9 Neighbourhood: Yonge & Bloor Developer: Great Gulf Architect: Hariri Pontarini Architects Interior Designer: Cecconi Simone Year Built: 2016 # of Units: 789 Parking: Underground (1 unit) Square Footage: 744 sq. ft. Rooms: 1 Bedroom, 2 Baths + Den Price: $3,250 per month Agent: Wins Lai, Living Realty…

260 Queens Quay W Unit 1202 – 1 Bed, 1 Bath + Den – Leased

Overview: 260 Queens Quay W Unit 1202 (Harbourpoint II) is a spacious 1-bedroom condo with a full-sized kitchen, den and renovated bathroom in Toronto’s scenic Waterfront neighbourhood. Building Name: Harbourpoint II Address: 260 Queens Quay W – Unit 1202, Toronto, ON M5J 2N3 Neighbourhood: Toronto Waterfront Developer: Huang and Danczkay Architect: Northgrave Property Manager: T.S.E. Management Services Inc Year Built:…