Rental Market Declines and Landlords Struggle with Vacant Condos

Toronto Rental Market

It’s not often we witness a declining rental market, but here we are. And, despite popular belief, even the unstoppable Toronto real estate market is susceptible to downward pressure. COVID’s (indirectly) the Culprit of a Declining Rental Market How has COVID impacted the real estate market? As we predicted, COVID didn’t slow the market; in […]

Cottage or Dream Home

cottage or dream home?

A common topic of conversation this year has been whether to invest in a cottage or upgrade to your dream home.  Because of the COVID pandemic, the frequency of this conversation increased ten-fold. Appropriately, I’m writing from the comfort of the deck at my family-cottage in Kearney, Ontario.  This cottage has been in my wife’s […]

How to Afford Your First Home

how to buy your first home

The Challenges First Time Home Buyer Face with Toronto Area Real Estate From saving the deposit to the mortgage approval and finding the right place, purchasing your first home can seem daunting. Real estate markets in the Greater Toronto Area rapidly increase and multiple offers are common. This competitive real estate market causes first-time buyers […]