Summer Slowdown? Not So Much

Prices Late August 2013

Our real estate market has a very consistent seasonal pattern from year to year: Very strong in the “spring” season, from February through June; Very strong again in the “fall” season, from September through November; Slower in the “summer” (July and August) and “winter” (December and January) seasons. In the slower seasons, the market is… Read More

Barclay Terrace

1320 Islington Ave., #2207

Welcome to one of the largest suites in prestigious Barclay Terrace, a resort style condominium complex in the heart of Islington Village close to the established Chestnut Hills neighbourhood. With over 1500 sq ft of living space, this bright, elegant corner suite features unobstructed panoramic north and east views of the city skyline, golf course… Read More

Homelessness In Canada Could Impact 200,000 People a Year

Helping the Homeless

Canada’s homeownership rate is about 70 per cent, one of the highest rates in the world. But a major study recently shed some light on people at the other extreme – those who have no place to live.  The numbers, from The State of Homelessness in Canada 2013, are sobering. “Homelessness is a problem larger… Read More

Dogs, Cats and Real Estate

We Love Our Pets

Canadians love their pets – really love them. About 57 per cent of Canadians own a pet, according to a recent poll by Ipsos Public Affairs. That’s not as many as in the U.S., where 67 per cent of households have a pet, but it’s still a lot animals. In Canada, the Ipsos poll found… Read More

Detached Junction Home

90 Laws Street

Welcome to this grand five bedroom detached home on the Junction’s prettiest street, in a wonderful family neighbourhood with great schools, Annette PS & Humberside CI. It’s a walkers’ paradise (Walk Score = 97), just a short stroll to the shops, restaurants & cafes of the trendy Junction, steps to subway bus, and close to… Read More