Moving to Vaughan – A Step-By-Step Guide to Relocating to Vaughan

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If you’re looking to make a move to Vaughan, you probably have some questions about what you need to consider! Here we have constructed a step-by-step guide that aims to help you through the process of moving to Vaughan.   The city of Vaughan in Ontario, Canada, is becoming a very popular place for people to… Continue reading Moving to Vaughan – A Step-By-Step Guide to Relocating to Vaughan

The 2013 condo buying guide: 10 tips for prospective buyers

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca August 21, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent Your 2013 Condo Buying guide: 10 expert tips to help you through the buying process. We know: you’re confused. The market’s softening. The deluge of new condos has some experts predicting a nasty correction; others argue that a… Continue reading The 2013 condo buying guide: 10 tips for prospective buyers

91 O’Connor Crescent

PROPERTY DETAILS RICHMOND HILL – VAUGHAN REAL ESTATE PRICE: $799,900 BEDROOMS: 4 BATHS: 4 LOT SIZE: 43X152 Feet DETAILS: Welcome to your dream home complete with a stunning backyard oasis. This four-bedroom, four-bathroom home has been extended to enlarge the modern family sized kitchen, featuring granite floors, counters and backsplash, overlooking the family room as well… Continue reading 91 O’Connor Crescent

Toronto Real Estate Market Update | June 2013

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca June 5, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent GTA REALTORS® RELEASE MONTHLY RESALE HOUSING FIGURES   TORONTO, June 5, 2013 — Greater Toronto Area (GTA) REALTORS® reported 10,182 sales through the TorontoMLS system in May 2013, representing a dip of 3.4 per cent compared to May 2012.  Sales of… Continue reading Toronto Real Estate Market Update | June 2013

SOLD: Drake’s Yorkville condo in Toronto

PROPERTY DETAILS ADDRESS: 1 St. Thomas PRICE: $4,195,000 SOLD: $3,750,000 BEDROOMS: 2+1 BATHS: 3 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 3,600SF DETAILS: Breathtaking residence in one of the city’s most prestigious addresses designed by world class architect Robert Stern. Private elevator access to approx. 3,600 sf of luxurious finishes plus 500 sf on 2 heated terraces with w/n/e panoramic views. Fabulous… Continue reading SOLD: Drake’s Yorkville condo in Toronto

The Future of Yonge and Sheppard

Sheppard Centre, Toronto.

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca June 5, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent What’s in store for Toronto’s Yonge & Sheppard? According to an application filed with the city of Toronto, the real estate giant RioCan is seeking approval on its plan to add 368 condo apartments on the North East… Continue reading The Future of Yonge and Sheppard

First Time Buyers Looking For Love At First Sight

First time buyers

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca May 3, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent First time buyers in Toronto, Vaughan and Thornhill fall in love with their homes, at first sight. Looking for a perfect home can be an emotional roller-coaster, but a new study suggests finding the right property often comes… Continue reading First Time Buyers Looking For Love At First Sight

April 2013 Newsletter | Toronto & Vaughan Real Estate

April 2013 New in Toronto & Vaughan Did you know? – 76% of 20-29 year old Vaughan residents still live with parents, well above the national average of 42.3% – Landlords in Ontario can raise a Tenants rent as high as they see fit; rent control doesn’t apply to dwellings occupied after November 1, 1991.   APRIL… Continue reading April 2013 Newsletter | Toronto & Vaughan Real Estate

Musée Condos

PROPERTY DETAILS PRICE: From the high $200,000’s TYPE: Condominium & Townhouse ADDRESS: Bathurst St & Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON UNIT SIZES: From 509 to 1343 Square Feet DEVELOPER: Plaza Corp COMPLETION DATE: July 2016 MUSÉE CONDOS: Amidst a civilized, tree-lined pocket off Adelaide West, near the vibrant street scene along King Street West, is a cosmopolitan condominium like no other.… Continue reading Musée Condos

Yonge+Rich Condos

PROPERTY DETAILS PRICE: From the $270,000’s TYPE: Condominium ADDRESS: 25 Richmond St East, Toronto, ON UNIT SIZES: From 450 to 926 Square Feet DEVELOPER: Great Gulf YONGE+RICH CONDOS: Great Gulf homes presents Yonge+Rich Condos, a new way of living in the heart of the city. Entertain friends on your expansive landscaped terrace surrounded by open sky and lake views. With… Continue reading Yonge+Rich Condos

Top 5 Most Expensive Condos in Toronto For Sale

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca April 12, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent The most expensive condos in Toronto for sale are the true definition of “castles in the sky”. Check into the most exclusive condos in Toronto and the GTA.   The luxury condo market in Toronto real estate is one… Continue reading Top 5 Most Expensive Condos in Toronto For Sale

Toronto’s best real estate pockets

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca April 11. 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent Where are Toronto’s best real estate hot spots? Toronto’s capricious spring real estate market has lots of people feeling perplexed. Sales have been tumbling for months in a row but prices have held on or continued to climb.… Continue reading Toronto’s best real estate pockets

First time buyers budget for $300K homes

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca April 10, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent The average first time buyer in Canada is 29 years old and expects to be able to put down a down payment of $48,000 on $300,000 home, according to a recent poll by the Bank of Montreal. But… Continue reading First time buyers budget for $300K homes

When do you have to move out of a rental unit in Ontario?

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca April 9, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent A look at when you need to move out of a rental unit. Hotels typically let you check in by 3 p.m. and ask you to check out by noon. This gives staff time to make the room… Continue reading When do you have to move out of a rental unit in Ontario?

TORONTO & GTA – HOUSING STATS: MARCH 2013

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca February 5, 2012 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent March 2013 housing statistics for the Toronto Real Estate Board Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,765 transactions through the TorontoMLS system in March 2013 – down 17 per cent compared to 9,385 transactions in March 2012. While the year-over-year dip in… Continue reading TORONTO & GTA – HOUSING STATS: MARCH 2013

Toronto Real Estate Market Well-Balanced: BMO

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca April 4, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent Toronto Real Estate Market is steady TORONTO, ONTARIO – The March home sales figures for the Toronto Real Estate Market’s home sales are very much in line with the softer trend seen over the prior six months, according to… Continue reading Toronto Real Estate Market Well-Balanced: BMO

Let’s help feed the hungry right here in Toronto

Help the fight against hunger and WIN! Donate below by April 26th, 2013 to be entered into a draw for a chance to win TWO PREMIUM FLOOR SEATS ($200 value) to an inspirational night with world renowned author, motivational speaker, meditation master and alternative medicine guru, Mr. Deepak Chopra. An Evening with DEEPAK CHOPRA Tuesday April… Continue reading Let’s help feed the hungry right here in Toronto

Mortgage News Update | Toronto & Vaughan Real Estate

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca March 22, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent A quick update on the latest mortgage news and trends Our good friends and colleagues at MortgageJake  update us on the latest mortgage news. This week saw two dramatic moves by Jim Flaherty that directly impact us in the housing… Continue reading Mortgage News Update | Toronto & Vaughan Real Estate

Toronto & GTA Real Estate Market Stats Infographic | February 2013

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca March 13, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent GTA home sales down 15% in February with prices climbing by 2%  Greater Toronto Area (GTA) REALTORS® reported 5,759 sales through the TorontoMLS system in February 2013 – a decline of 15 per cent in comparison to February… Continue reading Toronto & GTA Real Estate Market Stats Infographic | February 2013

Top 10 Most Expensive Homes in Toronto for Sale

By Ilan Joseph, Broker, ABR®, e-PRO®, AMP® | TopTorontoAgent.ca March 12, 2013 | © All rights reserved Follow @TopTorontoAgent Check into the most exclusive and certainly most expensive homes in Toronto and the GTA. With all the talk of an overheated Toronto real estate market, one particular segment that doesn’t seem to be letting up is Toronto’s… Continue reading Top 10 Most Expensive Homes in Toronto for Sale