Is the Toronto condo market about to burst?

Lately, there has been a great deal of speculation in the media about the imminent collapse of the condominium market in Toronto due to over building. I read a few articles in the last few days that support a different … Read more

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What can you do to ensure you get top dollar for your home?

BY JOSIE STERN Help I want to sell my house. Now what? Gone are the days when all you had to do was call a realtor, and poof, the for sale sign appears on the lawn. Today selling your house … Read more

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What mistakes do sellers make that cost thousands of dollars to fix?

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Selling a home is a complex process that involves rules of disclosure and representations made by the seller. Accurate representation of the property is crucial to ensure you are not exposed to liabilities that can cost thousands of dollars to … Read more

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Does transparency exist in real estate transactions?

Since 1996 the real estate market in Toronto has, for the most part, been a seller’s market. This intense period of buying and selling real estate introduced positive industry changes with the advent of the “Buyer Agency Agreement” giving buyers … Read more

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Recent changes to Canadian mortgage rules

We’ve all heard about Canada’s new lending guidelines, but how will they impact you? As of July 9, 2012, the federal government introduced new rules for government insured mortgages aimed at slowing rising levels of household debt, which reached a … Read more

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Driving Forces of Growth in Hillcrest, Regal Heights & Cedarvale

I could never have imagined, 23 years ago, the growth that has taken place in Hillcrest Village to date. Real estate values have skyrocketed to a level that was unimaginable just a few short years ago. Its residents are fully … Read more

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Hillcrest Bound: Josie Stern Featured in Village Living Magazine

As a real estate agent active in Hillcrest Village since 1989 Josie Stern says she sees a fundamental and newfound strength in the local market. „I can’t say I can compare this place to any other.“ That was the response … Read more

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