38 Joe Shuster Way, Unit 1802 was listed on August 17th for $399,000. A week later it sold for $52,000 OVER asking - a record for 1+1 unit condos in the building. So, what happened? How did it sell so quickly? The answer: Professional Staging. Staged homes sell 88% faster and for 20% more money, [...]
If you haven't heard, last week the provincial government introduced Ontario's Fair Housing Plan. This proposed plan includes 16 measures to help cool the Greater Toronto Area's red-hot real estate market. On Sunday, I joined CTV News to discuss the effectiveness of this plan and specifically the 15% foreign buyers tax. Watch the video: https://www.facebook.com/CTVNewsChannel/videos/1406499506078043/ [...]
Today, the provincial government introduced Ontario's Fair Housing Plan, which includes 16 measures to help cool Toronto's hot real estate market. Below is an overview of the measures and what I think will happen if they get passed - some of them are good, some are bad, and some are just plain ugly... Rental Housing [...]
7 Fern Avenue was listed on Tuesday, April 4th at $979,000. Four days later it sold for over asking, a new record for a 12.5 foot wide rowhouse. So, what happened? How did it sell so quickly? This house was a charming Victorian rowhouse in a great Roncesvalles location. However, it needed quite a bit [...]
The demand is real. Toronto house prices are increasing faster than any other city in the world! In the past year, Toronto house prices rose 19%. Monte Burris sat down with CTV News to discuss this topic and what it means for the spring market.
Home prices in Toronto are up 22.6% over last year, causing economists to call Toronto's market a bubble. Last night Monte Burris spoke with CTV to discuss how the Toronto "housing bubble" is impacting both buyers and sellers, and whether or not it will burst anytime soon.
As we approach the spring market, Toronto and the GTA are still experiencing a housing supply issue. Monte Burris sat down with CTV news to discuss how housing prices will continue to increase dramatically until some policy comes into effect.
Our latest listing sold for over asking in only 3 days! 676 Richmond St. W. was a beautiful hard loft in the coveted Queen West neighbourhood. With 2+1 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, it was listed at $1,049,000. How did it sell so quickly? The first step was to get it looking picture perfect - which was [...]
Enjoy modern loft living in a boutique building in one of Toronto's most coveted neighbourhoods. Coming to MLS next week - you won't want to miss this listing. Watch the video below for to learn more about this upcoming listing. For a sneak peak of this listing contact Monte Burris at 416-400-1575 or [email protected] and see [...]
For sale by owner (FSBO) - does it save you money? Does selling your house without an agent really save you money? FSBO, which in the real estate world stands for “For Sale By Owner”, is Danforth East neighbourhood specialist, Juliette Fergus's next topic for discussion. Some people think selling their home privately will save them [...]