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Spring Cleaning

08 March 2017
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Back by popular demand, here is a summary of where to donate items and dispose of hazardous waste.

Sales Up and Listings Down in February

08 March 2017
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Despite the fact that February 2016 had one more day due to the leap year day, this result was up on a year-over-year basis by 5.7 per cent compared to 7,583 sales reported last year.

No slowdown in sight.

18 November 2016
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And I predict Ex-pats will be coming back.

Market Watch - Toronto Region - October 2016 Infographic

31 October 2016
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Toronto Market Report October 2016 - Infographic

Market Watch - Toronto Region - September 2016 Infographic

30 September 2016
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Toronto Market Report September 2016 - Infographic

Market Watch - Toronto Region - August 2016 Infographic

31 August 2016
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Toronto Market Report August 2016 - Infographic

Brexit Could Be Good for Toronto Real Estate

20 July 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

For the past month, global news has been dominated by the British referendum on leaving the European Union. The good news is, Brexit could turn out to be good for the Toronto real estate market.

Wither the Market?

18 May 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

One of the reasons I moved my business to Chestnut Park was because of the affiliation with Christie's International.

Hot New Globe & Mail Real Estate Feature? I don’t think so!

03 May 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

The Globe has teamed up with Teranet-National Bank to provide a cool new on-line feature to track prices by postal codes, but it may not be all that useful.

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

22 April 2016
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It’s hard to argue with the benefits of an income generating basement apartment. Even the most modest accommodations can help offset a mortgage.

Council Considers Citywide Ban on Pad Parking

03 March 2016
Trish Bongard Godfrey

On December 9 and 10 last year, Toronto City Council debated a motion by Councillor Shelley Carroll to extend the moratorium on front yard parking pads to the entire city.

Quirky Facts from TREB's Year-in-Review Report

16 February 2016
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TREB's first ever year-end report included some fascinating data from an Ipsos poll commissioned by TREB in November 2015.

TREB Market Year-in-Review and Outlook Report

19 January 2016
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The Toronto Real Estate Board has released its annual year-in-review and market outlook report.

Looking Back at 2015: Year-End Neighbourhood Sales Figures

12 January 2016
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As this infographic shows, sales in Wychwood, Oakwood-Vaughan, Humewood-Cedarvale, and Corso Italia-Davenport continued to rise last year.

The Next Wave of Buyers

02 September 2015
Trish Bongard Godfrey

Here are 3 reasons why I predict increased interest in Toronto real estate from buyers in the US, UK, and Europe.

Where To Buy in Toronto Now - 2014

06 October 2014
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There is not much serious talk about the Toronto real estate market collapsing...

Worried About Overpaying?

26 May 2014
Trish Bongard Godfrey

A few days ago I asked a friend who is in the process of buying and selling what was top...

How Government Is Pushing Home Prices Up

09 April 2014
Trish Bongard Godfrey

Seriously, Toronto real estate prices must be headed for double digit increases this year...

Keys of Various Sorts

28 March 2014
Trish Bongard Godfrey

The key to a successful buyer's property tour is micro organization...

The House Crash Begins... Or so they said

13 September 2013
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"The House Crash Begins." Vancouver house prices have plummeted by 12%. Toronto...

Don't Gamble with Real Estate Values

21 April 2013
Trish Bongard Godfrey

You can’t see the smile on my face, but if you could, it is because a few days ago I got ...

Downtown vs. GTA

04 January 2013
Trish Bongard Godfrey

Happy New Year! According to the Toronto Real Estate Board...

St. Clair West Renewal

03 March 2012
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St. Clair West Renewal The renewal of the St. Clair West area...