Who do The New Mortgage Rules Affect?

By: Natalie Lewin

Who do The New Mortgage Rules Affect?

Tags: Mortgage Rules, Real Estate, Toronto Homes, Toronoto Real Estate

There is talk everywhere about the new mortgage rules. And any simple google search will populate multiple articles to explain what this means, but often between the jargon and our tiny attention spans we walk away thinking we look at it later ( and never do). So we spoke to Shamiar Lewin, a Mortgage Specialist at Sherwin Mortgage Group to get the scoop on what all this means.   Check out thr...Read More

Yonge and Eglinton School List

By: Natalie Lewin

Yonge and Eglinton School List

Tags: Schools, Yonge and Eglinton, Midtown Toronto Schools

Yonge and Eglinton is a bustling community that has just about everything you need at your fingertips. It isn’t hard to see why it is a great neighbourhood to raise your family, but despite the obvious allures, good schools can be the most important factor in your decision.   Here is a list of schools in the area that will help you make your decision to move to a little bit easier. ...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

6 Reasons You Need a Real Estate Agent

Tags: Realtor, Toronto, Yonge and Eglinton, Real Estate, North Toronto

In the listing presentation process it always comes up- why should I hire you. So, let’s cut to the chase and let me tell you why hiring a realtor is a better choice than doing the legwork yourself.    Here are 6 reasons why you need to consider hiring a professional real estate agent to sell your home. Knowledge What you don’t know can absolutely hurt you. At any given t...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

Looking to buy outside of the country? Here are some Real Estate Hot Spots for all of your desires.

Tags: Dream homes, home for sale, dream locations

Planning where you’re going to move when your business goes public, or just planning what to do when you win the lottery and have millions to spare? The globeandmail.com recently published an article about where the elite are buying homes. And you and I both know you’re going to be one of the elite, so let’s start planning.   You could have probably predicted this one: Ne...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

Questions to ask yourself when considering a move: Checklist

Tags: Move, checklist, Real Estate

Deciding to move comes with a lot of things to consider.  We have the perfect checklist to make sure your new home is right for you! Download it here   ...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

QUARTERLY COMPARISON OF HOUSE PRICES IN GTA TELLS A TALE OF TWO MARKETS

Tags: Toronto, Real Estate Markets, Home for sale, Condo for sale

Against a backdrop of sliding home sales in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the average price of detached homes continued to rise in 40% of Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) districts in the second quarter of 2017. We examined 65 neighbourhoods in the Greater Toronto Area in the first six months of the year, comparing first quarter performance to that in the second quarter. So what did the numbers...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

710 Humberwood Blvd: A First Time Home Buyer's Dream

Tags: First time home buyer, Condo, Toronto, Real Estate

Welcome to Suite 2109. This beautiful oversized 1 bedroom is complete with an open concept living area perfect for relaxing at the end of a long day while making dinner in the spacious kitchen – big enough for two! Tired of the hustle and bustle of the city? 710 Humberwood is situated just north of Toronto, surrounded by lush greenery, parks and schools while still having a picturesque view...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

Welcome to 1515 Saugeen Drive

Tags: Home for sale, GTA, Pickering, Real Estate

Welcome to this rarely offered 5 bedroom home in Pickering. This wonderful family home boasts a main floor office, eat-in kitchen that overlooks the elevated family room and spacious backyard perfect for summer entertaining! This home is perfect for your burgeoning family with 5 spacious bedrooms and a finished basement complete with bedroom and private bathroom. Relax after a long day in your spa...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

22 Albertus Ave- Bring on the Funk

Tags: Older Home, Selling, Toronto, Real Estate

Selling an older home can seem like a daunting task but with the right expert, the process can be simplified.  ...Read More

By: Natalie Lewin

Divorce- How to Manage your Biggest Asset in the Midst of Chaos

Tags: Divorce, Real Estate, Toronto

Divorce by nature is a complicated process. You’ve been with this person for x years and whether it’s your choice or theirs--there are hard feelings. Putting the emotions aside there are a lot of major decisions that have to be made: what’s going to happen with the kids? How do we separate all of the finances? Dating again? Somewhere towards the end of that long complicated lis...Read More