October 2017 Market Watch

November 2nd, 2017
GTA Realtors Release October Stats


Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos reported 7,118 residential sales through TREB's MLS® System in October 2017. This result represented an above-average increase between September and October of almost 12 per cent, pointing to stronger fall market conditions.

On a year-over-year basis, October sales were down compared to 9,715 transacti ...

Pitfalls of buying a pre-construction condominium

November 2nd, 2017

As the price of detached and semi-detached homes continues to increase, many homebuyers are choosing to enter the housing market by purchasing brand-new preconstruction condominiums. Buying a preconstruction condominium has many benefits. However, the builder’s contract is very one-sided and in favor of the builder. This column will examine some of the important provisions that should be cons ...