MARCH CONTINUES THE MOMENTUM: WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE MARKET?


06 Apr | Market Update

As we wrap up the first quarter of 2022, the sales and growth trends that we saw in the housing market in January and February remained consistent in March. TRREB’s MLS System reported a total of 10,955 sales in March 2022, a 30% drop compared to March 2021, while home prices continued to grow, with […]

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VACATION DESTINATIONS TO ESCAPE THE WINTER BLUES


25 Mar | Lifestyle

There is no doubt that Canadian winters can be brutal, and while there are many things to love about the great white north, it is also the perfect time to travel south and soak up some sun. With pandemic restrictions finally lifting, the dream of dinner on the beach, palm trees, and swimming with sea turtles […]

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A STABLE BUT FAST-MOVING FEBRUARY: WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE MARKET?


07 Mar | Market Update

Sales in February followed the trend January 2022 started – home sales were down compared to sales in February 2021, with 9,097 sales throughout the GTA reported in the TRREB MLS system. Compared to the 10,929 listings in January 2021, this represents a 16.8 percent decrease in the number of sales compared to the same […]

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THE TOP INTERIOR DESIGN TRENDS OF 2022


28 Feb | Homeownership

The pandemic has turned our homes into not only a place of rest, but a place of work and socialization. The last two years of our lives have been spent primarily at home, and with this trend continuing in 2022, our interior spaces have been changing to reflect this new lifestyle. Creating a serene space […]

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A STRONG START FOR JANUARY: WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE MARKET?


07 Feb | Market Update

Starting off the new year, a total of 5,636 sales were reported through the TRREB MLS System in January 2022, a number that is down 18.2% year-over-year. New listings similarly followed new sales, down 15.5% from January 2021. Although sales were significantly down from the previous year, January 2022 reported the second highest number of […]

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HOW TO CREATE THE PERFECT PRIMARY BEDROOM RETREAT


21 Jan | Buying

Your bedroom should be a place of refuge and relaxation. It should be a space void of clutter, and just because it’s not a high-traffic space, doesn’t mean it should be an afterthought. A luxuriously restful bedroom can help you recharge and start your day successfully. Read on for inspiration on the elements every luxury […]

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WRAPPING UP 2021: WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE MARKET?


10 Jan | Buying

As 2021 came to a close, TRREBS MLS system reported a new record number of sales to end off the year. 121,712 sales were reported this year, a number that is up 7.7% from the previous high of 113,040 sales that we saw at the end of 2016, and up 28% compared to 2020. Demand […]

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HOW TO KEEP YOUR PIPES FROM FREEZING THIS WINTER


23 Dec | Buying

A burst pipe can cause major damage to your house and belongings and certainly not something you want happening during the holidays! This is a relatively common occurrence during the winter, so understanding how and why it occurs can help you avoid a problem. Let us help! Why Pipes Burst If the water inside pipes […]

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THE BATTLE BETWEEN SUPPLY VS. DEMAND CONTINUES IN NOVEMBER: WHAT’S HAPPENING IN THE MARKET?


06 Dec | Buying

New all-time highs and records were set this past month. Home sales reached a new record for the month of November and the average selling price also reached a new all-time high. New listings were down substantially compared to last year across all market segments – further highlighting the apparent supply issue within the GTA. […]

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WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN BUYING A WINTER VACATION HOME


23 Nov | Buying

Whether you’re an expert skier or you’re looking for an investment property, there is no question that skiing is a lifestyle. Ski town real estate has unique features, from ski-in, ski-out properties to condos that boast both mountain and city views to secluded mountain estates. If you’re ready to invest in a ski home to […]

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