Tag: first time home buyers

6 Parmbelle Cres – 3 + 1 Beds, 3 Baths – For Sale

Overview: 6 Parmbelle Cres is a massive bungalow with 3 beds, 3 baths, an eat-in kitchen, 2 offices, a finished basement, parking garage and 6-car driveway. Located in scenic Parkwoods-Donalda. Address: 6 Parmbelle Crescent, Toronto, ON M3A 3G6 Neighbourhood: Parkwoods-Donalda (North York) Parking: 2-car garage + 6-car driveway # of Storeys: 2 Size: 3658 sq. ft. Lot Size: 73 x…

488 University Ave Unit 3410 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths + Den [For Sale]

Overview: 488 University Ave Unit 3410 is a brand new 2-bed, 2-bath unit with a stunning kitchen, high-end finishes, a flexible den & a huge balcony. Enjoy 5-star amenities + an amazing Grange Park location. Building Name: The Residences of 488 University Avenue Address: 488 University Ave – Unit 3410, Toronto, ON M5G 0C1 Neighbourhood: Grange Park Developer: Amexon Architect:…

5 Everson Dr Unit 1563 – 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath + Den [For Sale]

Overview: 5 Everson Dr Unit 1563 is a fully-renovated 2-bed, 1-bath townhouse with an upgraded kitchen, 2 terraces, a den, and parking. Located in Avondale Park—home to Toronto’s best schools. Building Name: Everson Drive Townhomes Address: 5 Everson Dr – Unit 511, North York, ON M2N 7C3 Neighbourhood: Avondale Park (North York) Developer: Urbancorp Property Manager: Maple Ridge Community Management…

150 Sudbury St Unit 511 – 2 Beds + 2 Baths – For Sale

Overview: 150 Sudbury St Unit 511 is a spacious 2-bed, 2-bath suite with a linear kitchen, hardwood floors & huge windows. Enjoy low-maintenance fees, upscale amenities & a trendy Queen West location. Building Name: Westside Gallery Lofts Address: 150 Sudbury St – Unit 511, Toronto, ON M6J 3S8 Neighbourhood: Queen West Developer: Urban Corp Architect: Alsop Architects Property Manager: First…

120 Parliament St Unit 1610 – 1 Bed, 1 Bath + Den – For Sale

Overview: 120 Parliament St Unit 1610 (East United Condos) is a brand new unit with 1 bed, 1 bath, an upgraded kitchen & den. Fantastic amenities + convenient Moss Park location. Building Name: East United Condos Address: 120 Parliament St – Unit 1610, Toronto, ON M5A 2Y8 Neighbourhood: Moss Park Developer: SigNature Communities Architect: Giannone Petricone Interior Designer: DesignAgency Property…

168 Simcoe St Unit 1013 – 2 Beds, 2 Baths + Den – For Lease

Overview: 168 Simcoe St Unit 1013 (Qwest Condos) is a spacious 1300 sq. ft. family unit with 2-beds, 2-baths, an eat-in kitchen, and a convertible den. Upscale amenities + exciting Queen West location. Building Name: Qwest Condos Address: 168 Simcoe St – Unit 1013, Toronto, ON M5H 4C9 Neighbourhood: Queen Street West Developer: Tridel Property Manager: Crossbridge Year Built: 2000…

Ask An Expert: Pauline Duhart of Simply Home Downsizing

Overview: our third Ask An Expert interview is with Pauline Duhart of Simply Home Downsizing, a Toronto-based company that specializes in downsizing, moving, organizing, staging & estate clearing services. Can you tell us a little about yourself and your company? Simply Home Downsizing is an award-winning company co-founded by my business partner, Rosalind Tantalo, and myself, Pauline Duhart. Our business…

12A Cecil St – 3 Beds, 3 Baths + Den [For Sale]

Overview: 12A Cecil is a condo townhouse with 3-beds, 3-baths, a den, rec room, family room, private terrace and heated parking garage located in Toronto’s Kensington-Chinatown neighbourhood. Address: 12 A Cecil St Toronto, ON M5T 3B1 Neighbourhood: Kensington-Chinatown Storeys: 3 Parking: Yes (heated garage) Size: 2313 sq. ft. Bedrooms: 3 + 1 Washrooms: 3 Basement: finished Floors: hardwood Price: $2,450,000…

Ask An Expert: Jake Gibson – CEO of Phyxter

Overview: our second Ask An Expert interview is with Jake Gibson of Phyxter, a free mobile app that connects local homeowners, contractors and suppliers. Can you tell us a little about yourself and your company? My name is Jake Gibson, and I’m the CEO of Phyxter. Phyxter is a software company built to help independent contractors in the skilled trades…

140 Simcoe St E Unit 921 – Bachelors + 1 Bath – For Lease

Overview: 140 Simcoe Unit 921 is a newly-painted bachelor’s suite with a full-sized kitchen and 4-piece bath. Enjoy upgraded building amenities and an exciting lifestyle in the Entertainment District. Building Name: University Plaza Condos Address: 140 Simcoe St E – Unit 921, Toronto, ON M5H 4E9 Neighbourhood: Entertainment District Developer: Plaza Corporation Property Manager: Royale Grande Property Management Year Built:…

Ask An Expert: Advice From A Mortgage Agent

Overview: our first Ask an Expert blog provides insights and advice from a mortgage agent on borrowing, financing, interest rates, home appraisals, mortgage deferrals, and more. I recently interviewed Daniel Vyner, Principal Broker of DV Capital Corporation, for my Ask An Expert segment. Daniel’s job is to arrange traditional and alternative financing for real estate clients, as well as facilitate…

85 Bloor Unit 1814 – 1 Bed + 1 Bath – Fully-Furnished with Parking – For Lease

Overview: 85 Bloor Unit 1814 is a fully-furnished 1-bedroom, 1-bath condo with a brand-new kitchen and laminate floors. Water, gas and hydro included along with complimentary cleaning every 3 months. Building Name: 85 Bloor Condos Address: 85 Bloor Street East – Unit 1208, Toronto, ON M4W3G9 Neighbourhood: Yonge and Bloor Developer: Burnac Corporation Architect: Page & Steele Interior Designer: Chapman…

How to Buy & Sell Real Estate in the Age of COVID-19

Overview: advice for buying and selling real estate during the COVID-19 crisis, including a look at the tools and strategies realtors can employ to ensure safe, successful transactions. COVID-19 has disrupted everything—from the monumental, such as our jobs and social lives, to the minute, like getting a haircut. Real estate is no exception. On March 21st, The Ontario Real Estate…

2020 Spring Market Forecast: What’s In Store for Toronto?

Overview: an in-depth look at Toronto’s upcoming 2020 spring market, including the impact of the coronavirus and economic uncertainty on buying and selling real estate. In our last spring market blog, we correctly predicted that “Toronto’s housing market is ready for another strong season.” February saw a 16.7% increase in average home prices across the GTA and sales were up…

March 2020 Interest Rate Cuts: Everything You Need To Know

Overview: a look at the Bank of Canada’s March 2020 interest rate cuts and their impact on Toronto’s housing market, including mortgages, buying and selling property, and the future of Toronto real estate. These two cuts, coming within days of each other, mark the biggest rate cuts since 2009—and the first in almost 5 years. Shortly afterwards, Canada’s major banks…