Trish Bongard Godfrey

Toronto Real Estate Market Report April 2016

30 April 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

April’s market report could be a replica of March’s report. We continue to run out of superlatives in attempting to describe the Toronto area residential resale market. As they did in March, average sale prices continue to go up, days on market continue to decline, the inventory of available properties is evaporating, and buyer demand cannot be satisfied. Records in almost all categories are being broken monthly.


Market Watch - Toronto Region - April 2016 Infographic

30 April 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

April was marked by record sales, record days on market, record average sale prices and a desperate need for more inventory. Very light conditions for buyers.


The Top Nine Eco-Friendly Features for Today’s Luxury Homes

22 April 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

Earth-conscious does not have to mean “doing without.” Quite the contrary: chic, even dazzlingly beautiful homes around the world are now sporting green roofs, drawing power from geothermal energy, and making use of solar panels year round.


How to Finance a Property in Canada If You are a Non-Resident

22 April 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

Foreign ownership in Canada brings a unique set of intricacies and challenges.


Does Your Home Pay for Itself? This Home's Airbnb Pad Generates $3000/Month

22 April 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

It’s hard to argue with the benefits of an income generating basement apartment. Even the most modest accommodations can help offset a mortgage.