Monthly: March 2014

Market Edge Package™ developed by Toronto real estate broker Marian Keriakos

The Market Edge Package™ helps you build equity from the sale or purchase of your property, whether it be a house, condo, or loft, while investing in your future. Created by Chestnut Park’s Marian Keriakos, a Toronto real estate broker … Continue reading

Bedford Park Real Estate in North Toronto

Bedford Park is one of central Toronto’s most vibrant, self-contained residential neighbourhoods. Toronto Life does an excellent job of summing it up: “With Avenue and Yonge providing commercial activity, a library, a subway stop and a community centre [Bedford Park] is the … Continue reading

Toronto basement rental apartments – what you need to know

In Toronto, a second suite is a self-contained rental unit in a single-detached or semi-detached house. Most second suites are basement apartments. They have also been called “granny flats”, “in-law suites” and “accessory” apartments. The new by-law permits second suites … Continue reading

Thinking of tackling some landscaping projects ahead of Toronto’s Spring real estate market? Look no further.

Thinking of tackling some landscaping this Spring? Need an amazing Toronto contractor? Look no further. I recently posted a testimonial for terrific contractors that we had used for our personal property – I invite you to have a look at … Continue reading

How stagers can increase the value of your home in the Toronto real estate market

These days, there’s definitely intense competition among Toronto home buyers. So, when selling a property in Toronto, despite the fact that we are currently in an undeniable Seller’s market, countless studies have shown that staging a house helps to sell … Continue reading

Precision in pricing is critical in the Toronto condo real estate market

The Toronto condo real estate market might appear to be fickle. On the one hand, you can have a unit sell within a couple of weeks in a seemingly effortless manner, and on the other, have another unit in the … Continue reading

Toronto real estate home sales are up – making sense of February 2014 stats

Last week, the Toronto Real Estate Board released its February 2014 home sales figures for the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). We saw a moderate 2.1% up-tick in sales this past February despite the extreme weather and a pervasive shortage of … Continue reading

Free Toronto Home Evaluation

Your home may be worth a lot more than you think. The equity in your Toronto home is like any other investment – it needs to be monitored. Homeowners should have their equity evaluated once a year. Now might be … Continue reading

Who says the Toronto condo resale market is struggling?

While the media may have us believe that the sky is falling with respect to the Toronto condo resale market, the reality is that this “doom-and-gloom” scenario couldn’t be further from the truth. My experience indicates that the resale market … Continue reading