The Canadian Real Estate Association has announced that it has revised its home sales forecast for 2014 and 2015. “The deferral of sales and listings during an extraordinarily bleak winter delayed the start to the spring home buying season earlier this year,” said the Canadian Real Estate Association in a press release. “This deferral boosted.. read more →

Toronto is a fantastic city to live in. One of the most unique things about our geography is our ravine system, which creates a huge urban forest. These ravines create natural wonderlands that – even though they may be only steps away from the city at any given time – will make you feel like.. read more →

According to a recent CBC article, a real estate scam that involves online listings is growing in popularity and there are reports of it happening in the GTA. In this scam, prospective renters inquire about listings that aren’t real, or are even contacted by the scammers themselves, posing as homeowners in need of a renter… read more →

A recent RBC poll has found that the majority (68 per cent) of Canadians who are age 50 and older but not yet retired have no discussed what they’d like their retirement to look like with their spouse or partner. According to Bill Hill, RBC’s national retirement planning consultant, “Couples often have more conversations about.. read more →

According to a recent survey by TD Canada Trust, Gen X Canadians want to consider themselves “House Plus”, meaning having plenty of room for extra spending after their mortgage payments are made, while only 14 per cent of Gen X Canadians would rather stick to a home at the high end of their budget, even.. read more →