Real Estate News

Toronto home prices surge, but the suburbs are eye-popping

February 03, 2016

Toronto’s housing market is kicking off 2016 in fine form, but the areas surrounding the city are chalking up even more impressive gains.


GTA REALTORS® Release Monthly Resale Housing Figures

February 3, 2016

Toronto Real Estate Board President Mark McLean announced Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 4,672 residential transactions through TREB’s MLS® System in January 2016. This result represented an 8.2 per cent increase compared to January 2015


Just how smart can you make your home – and at what cost?

January 27, 2016

Carlos Espinosa, a design professional based in Boulder, Colorado, has a completely decked-out “smart” home - light switches he can control from his mobile phone, a security system, moisture detectors that alert him to leaks and integrated stereo speakers.


Why a one-year fixed mortgage is your best bet

January. 17, 2016

It has become a lot tougher to make sense of mortgage rates in the past few weeks. With Canada in the midst of economic misfortune (the decimation of its oil industry), inflation expectations are falling. That usually leads to a drop in mortgage rates. But in today’s bizarro world, the usual is not happening.