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Resale Housing Market Still Healthy, Experts Say at Toronto Real Estate Board Meeting

October 29th, 2008

Here is what Canada's top experts had to say about the future of the housing market at the Toronto Real Estate Board's 88th Annual General Meeting on October 27th.

The following panelists covered a range of topics on the future of real estate:

Don Lawby, President and Chief Operating Officer
Century 21 Canada Limited Partnership

Gary Hockey, President
Coldwell Banker Canada ...

188 Strathallan Blvd., Toronto, ON

October 28th, 2008

I just finished uploading this Detached for sale, 188 Strathallan Blvd., Toronto, ON

Rare opportunity. Custom finished sun filled home. Approx 5,000 square feet of living space. Dreamy lower level. Summer possession. Living Room: 15.98 x 13.12 ft with hardwood floors, fireplace and leaded glass. Dining Room: 15.98 x 13.48 ft panelled with moulded ceiling and leaded glass. Kit ...

Toronto Homes: Time to Change the Clocks

October 28th, 2008


Wake Up late again?

Did you miss getting your children to school?

Could it be that you missed that time of year again?

November 2nd at 2:00 am!

Don't forget to turn your clocks back.

My Toronto neighborhood friend, please take this opportunity to check important safety features in your home.

Change all your clocks in your home and in your summer ho ...

Fraser Institute - School Performance

October 27th, 2008

Here is a great website to find out how your child's school is performing. Search schools in Lytton Park, Lawrence Park, St.Clair and Yonge, Summerhill, Rosedale, Moore Park by name. Click the first letter of the school name and a list will pop up, then scroll down the list to find your school and click the name to see the report. ...

188 Strathallan Blvd., Toronto, ON

October 24th, 2008

I just sold this Detached at 188 Strathallan Blvd., Toronto, ON .

View this recently sold Detached or see all my home sales

Good News on the Canadian Economic Landscape

October 22nd, 2008

The Standard of Excellence: For more than 58 years, J&D salespeople have helped people find the right home at the right price and the right time. J&D sales professionals are happy to assist their clientele in making the right choice in today's complex market. Real Estate has always been one of the largest purchases Canadians will make and one of the most solid
investments as people will al ...

95 Walmsley Blvd., Toronto, ON

October 20th, 2008

I just finished uploading this 3 Storey for sale, 95 Walmsley Blvd., Toronto, ON

Mortgage Fraud

October 10th, 2008

Mortgage Fraud continues to be an issue of concern for the real estate industry and the public.

As a regulatory body, RECO addresses mortgage fraud through education, investigative activities to ensure compliance, collaboration with organizations concerned about mortgage fraud and legal/statutory activities to impose disciplinary action on registrants found to have participated in mort ...

Home Inspections

October 10th, 2008

For homes in Lytton Park, Cortleigh, Avenue Road & St. Clair, Summerhill, Rosedale, Lawrence Park.

When you purchase a home, it's often recommended that you have a home inspection done. In fact, a typical Agreement to Purchase Form will include a standard preprinted clause with respect to home inspections. This is one of the most common conditions in an offer to purchase a property. Wh ...

Septic System Inspections

October 10th, 2008

Ontario's Ministry of the Environment recommends that home buyers have a septic system inspected prior to finalizing a sale on a property. This condition may also be requested by your financial institution. A time of sale inspection may help protect you against future unexpected costs. The inspection process might involve pumping the tank and examining the leaching bed for any signs of proble ...

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