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By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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When shopping for a new home, one of the most important considerations – yet one most people don’t pay enough attention to – is the lot type. Selecting the right one can significantly increase your enjoyment of the home. Picking the wrong one can have the opposite effect. There are three special ...
By Diane Plant, Broker, TorontoHomeSearch: Forest Hill Real Estate
(Forest Hill Real Estate Inc, Brokerage)
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         Spectacular Home Located On Most Sought After Quiet Street In Forest Hill.  Elegant Centre Hall Plan Exceptional 2 Storey Addition Including Elevator 4 Fireplaces Chef's Eat-In Kitchen, Family Rm,   Exquisite Master W/Spa-Like Ensuite, W/I Closet, Fireplace & Balcony.  Huge Finished Bsmt...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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When you put your home on the market, it’s important that you make the indoor living space as attractive as possible to potential buyers. The foyer should look spacious and inviting. The bedrooms, neat and uncluttered. The basement, clean and well lit.All good advice.But don’t forget the outdoor ...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Yesterday was the Annual Spring Wild Leek and Maple Syrup Festival 2016 at the Stadtlander Eigensinn Farm in Singhampton, which is about 2 hours north of urban Toronto. Eigensinn Farm grows and raise their own vegetable and livestock led by Canadian Chef Michael Stadtlander, with the mission to s...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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"Old ideas can sometimes use new buildings. New ideas must use old buildings." - The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs. The 2016 Annual Doors Open event is coming up scheduled for the last weekend of May . This year's theme is "Re-used, Re-visited, Revised", with up to 130 ra...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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There’s a long list of ingredients needed to sell your home quickly. Obviously, you want to make your home as clean and uncluttered as possible. You should also make sure any outstanding repairs are done. And, of course, all the little things you can do to make your home “show” well are important...
By Diane Plant, Broker, TorontoHomeSearch: Forest Hill Real Estate
(Forest Hill Real Estate Inc, Brokerage)
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Toronto just broke a record in April.There were a reported 12,085 home sales in Toronto last month, according to the Toronto real estate board, who argues that figure could have been even higher had there been more supply.“While April’s sales result represented a new record for sales, that number...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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What kind of stool is most likely to keep you from toppling over when you sit on it? Of course, two-legged stools won’t even stand on their own. Three-legged stools are okay, but still unstable. Four-legged stools are rock solid.What does that have to do with shopping for a new home?Well, if you ...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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The lack of newer three bedroom family sized homes in urban Toronto continue to push prices upward in the freehold property sector due to the imbalance of supply and demand, and hardly any new family sized homes are being built. The average price gap  from a condo to a detached home is growing wi...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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When shopping for a new home, create a wish list of the features and characteristics you want. After all, there’s no sense looking at properties with kitchenettes when you won’t settle for anything less than a full-sized kitchen that Julia Child would envy.But there are probably some features tha...
By Diane Plant, Broker, TorontoHomeSearch: Forest Hill Real Estate
(Forest Hill Real Estate Inc, Brokerage)
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Canadian home sales posted their third month-over-month increase on the way to breaking March’s previous record.  Driven by activity in the GTA and Vancouver, home sales increased 1.5% month-over-month in March, and 12.2% year-over-year, according to the Canadian Real Estate Board.The GTA is head...
By Sara Kareer, Boutique Real Estate Services to Buyers & Sellers
(Kingsway Real Estate Brokerage)
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Phil Kessel sells his Toronto Condo in the Sky  Former Toronto Maple Leaf forward, Phil Kessel, has sold his mansion in the sky.  Boasting 5000+ sqft of living space, this 3+1 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom Condominium in downtown Toronto also had 5 walkouts to a wrap-around Terrace.  Now that's condo livin...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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Back in 2014, Toronto's Queen West neighbourhood was named the second coolest neighbourhood to live in by Vogue magazine.  Toronto made it to Vogue again as one of the top 11 favorite places for the food scene. I am a big foodie, and it's hard for me not to find every excuse to write about the To...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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After purchasing a new home, buyers are often focused on securing a good mortgage, hiring a reputable moving company, and preparing for moving day.Those are all important. Just don’t forget about home insurance! It’s an easy detail to miss. If you wait until the last minute to make those arrangem...
By Diane Plant, Broker, TorontoHomeSearch: Forest Hill Real Estate
(Forest Hill Real Estate Inc, Brokerage)
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Strong March home sales figures help push Q1 transactions to record high There were 10,326 sales in March and 22,575 sales in the first quarter, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board.“At the beginning of 2016, TREB’s outlook for the year pointed to a strong possibility of a second consecutiv...
By Rosalind Nicholas, Toronto Real Estate Agent, Toronto ON
(RE/MAX Condos Plus Corporation, Brokerage)
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Have you had a Buyer put in an Offer without viewing the property?  It happened to me over the weekend. I spent the afternoon showing them several condo units. There was one that they liked but it was already sold and waiting for deposit. So, we went back to the office to chat and see what else w...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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 The upcoming Wyatt Condos in Regent Park Phase 3 built by Daniels Corp will go on sale this Fall!This modern condo designed by KPMB Architects will be located at the corner of Sumach St and Dundas St E. Units will go on sale this Fall. I am currently registering clients for the VIP one day exclu...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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Before shopping for a new home, people often create a “wish list” of the features they desire most. That's a good way to ensure you choose a home that best fits your needs and desires. For example, you might want an extra bedroom for guests, ample space for a home office, a local playground for t...
By Anne Lok, Toronto Modern Real Estate
(Blue Elephant Realty Inc., Brokerage)
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What's new in Regent Park?The Regent Park 15 year Revitalization is now 50% complete. Phase 2 is near completion and phase 3 has broken ground. Regent park has a transit score of 98, and its proximity to DVP and Gardiner Expressway, walking distance to Cabbagetown, Riverside, Corktown, the Histor...
By Marina Gavrylyuk, Homes & Condos for Sale in Mississauga and Toronto
(Sutton Group Summit)
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You shop for a home. You find one you like. You make an offer — conditional on a satisfactory home inspection.Okay so far.Then the inspector discovers a problem with the home that may require an expensive repair or renovation. Perhaps the frame in the front door is cracked; or there's a leak in t...

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