toronto real estate board: MAY 2010 RESALE HOUSING STATISTICS - 05/30/10 03:16 PM
Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 4,887 sales through the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) during the first two weeks of May.
This represented a seven per cent increase compared to the 4,561 sales recorded during the same period in 2009. New listings increased by 48 per cent annually to 10,059.
"The average household looking to purchase a home continued to benefit from affordable opportunities in the first half of May," said Toronto Real Estate Board President Tom Lebour.
"The number of done deals will remain high for the remainder of 2010, but will dip from record levels."
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toronto real estate board: Toronto real estate. JANUARY MID-MONTH HOUSING STATISTICS - 02/01/10 04:23 PM
Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 1,749 existing home sales on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS®) during the first two weeks of January. This result was almost double the 888 sales reported for the same period in 2009, when sales had dipped to a recessionary low.
"We have had a strong start to 2010," said Toronto Real Estate Board President Tom Lebour. "Widespread sales growth in terms of geography and housing type indicates that many households remain confident in their ability to purchase and pay for a home over the long-term."
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