For those wanting a steady return on their money, houses can be a sure bet. When the baby boomers started madly buying houses
To make the best remodel or move decision, it is important to understand all the reasons that you have to remodel and all the reasons that you have to move. This article reviews common reasons to move.
How will you know a good house when you see it? What if you buy a house and can't sell the one you own?
GTA REALTORS® reported 5,175 sales through the TorontoMLS system in February 2018 - down by 34.9 per cent compared to 7,955 reported in February 2017. The average selling price for February 2018 sales was $767,818 down by 12.4 per cent in comparison to February 2017.
You save for a down payment and assume this can all be applied to the house you’re purchasing. Wrong! You may be surprised at the variety of other costs that must be paid upfront.
If you are buying a home, then, before you decide on whether this home is your dream home, the following checklist will help you look at prospective homes with a critical eye. We suggest printing this page and putting it on a clipboard. When you find a home that really interests you, mark the features you see and note their general condition on this list.
When should I sell my home? Your answer to this question might be right now! If you have taken a job in another city or made an offer on a new home, or had an addition to your family, selling your home fast might be the most important goal you have. Most people, however, have some flexibility when they sell their home. Let us take a closer look at the most important factors that can go into this decision.
A very accurate saying is that "Any home will sell once you get the price right." Of course, this is usually said from the perspective of dropping a price until it's too attractive to pass up. Actually, the accurate pricing of your home prior to listing is as much an art as it is a science.
A great many moves in our lives are to larger residences to accommodate growing families. Or, perhaps our financial development allows us to move up to a larger home with more features and amenities. There is no stress involved in trying to reduce our life’s stuff to fit into a smaller place. If anything, we just need to shop for some more furniture for the new larger place.
Today, the Toronto Real Estate Board will host the first of two Regional Economic Summits in Durham Region (York Region will be hosted on April 9) to discuss its market outlook, with updated consumer polling data from Ipsos Public Affairs and results from a recent economic impact analysis completed by Altus Group.
Housing policy, both rental and ownership, has dominated headlines in the Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH) over the last two years. The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) hopes that a vigorous housing policy debate between all three major provincial parties will take place as we move toward the June 7 provincial election.
Are negotiation skills important in your real estate professional? You bet they are. Buying or selling a home can be a very emotional experience. There are multiple parties, conflicting interests and myriad issues that make a simple negotiation complex. Why Hire an MCNE ® Agent?