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 12,870 sales through the TorontoMLS system in May 2016 - up from 11,640 reported in May 2015. The average selling price for May 2016 sales was $751,908 up by 15.7 per cent in comparison to May 2015.
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.
Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced another very strong quarter for condominium apartment sales in Q2 2016. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 8,965 condo apartment sales between the beginning of April and end of June. This result represented an increase of 17.4 per cent in comparison to the same period in 2015.
Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that despite a decline in the number of condominium apartments listed for rent on TREB's MLS® System in the second quarter of 2016, the number of condo apartments rented remained similar on a year-over-year basis – down by only 2.7 per cent compared to the second quarter of 2015.
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?