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GTA REALTORS® Report Mid-Month Resale Housing Market Figures

TORONTO, November 18, 2009 – In the first two weeks of November, Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 3,666 sales – up 84 per cent compared to the first two weeks of November 2008. The average price for these transactions was up 10 per cent year-overyear to $415,066. Increased interest in ownership housing has been widespread throughout the GTA and across all ... Read More »

Every Failure Is A Step Closer To Success

People who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed. Experiencing failure is inevitable on your journey to be successful. Each defeat is merely an installment to victory. You’ll find that the number of times you succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times you fail and keep ... Read More »

Market update and Friday thought

Your destiny isn’t a matter of chance, it’s a matter of choice. It’s not something you wait for, but rather something you pursue. Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Opportunities sometimes come disguised in the form of misfortune or temporary defeat. Start where you are. You’re at this moment standing right in the middle ... Read More »

TREB Economic Commentary

Release Date: September 10, 2009 Statistics Canada, New Motor Vehicle Sales Source: Statistics Canada Full Report Read More »

Surge in Residential Home Sales

Mississauga, ON. (July 13, 2009) – Pent-up demand for residential housing has bolstered sales in Canada’s major markets-a clear signal that the housing sector has shifted into recovery mode, says RE/MAX. More balanced market conditions have emerged, effectively ending the stronghold that buyers had on the market over the past six to eight months. Canada’s largest markets, Toronto and Vancouver, ... Read More »

The month flew by…

The month of April flew by without warning. So much was happening in the month that I didn’t get much time to post anything here. My friday thoughts were still sent out via email but I never got the chance to put them up here for your view. Even now, I’m using my Blackberry to write this post. I wanted ... Read More »


TORONTO, March 19, 2009 – Greater Toronto REALTORS® announced 2,565 transactions inthe first half of March compared to 3,183 during the same period last year. The annual rate ofMLS® sales decline was the smallest in five months.Mid-month March MLS® sales increased compared to the 2,044 sales experienced in the firsthalf of February. MLS® sales follow a recurring seasonal trend, with ... Read More »

Greater Toronto REALTORS® Reported 4,120 Resale Housing Transactions in February

Toronto Real Estate Board Members reported 4,120 sales in February 2009 compared to6,015 sales recorded in February 2008. The average home price was $361,305 last monthcompared to $382,048 during the same month last year.“A considerable number of transactions continued to take place in February 2009. Motivatedbuyers and sellers, who were aware that market conditions changed over the past few months,were ... Read More »

2,670 Transactions Reported in January

TREB Members reported 2,670 sales in January from the 5,075 sales reported in the first month of 2008. Of these, 1,106 transactions took place in the City of Toronto compared to 2,128 in January 2008. In the surrounding “905” area, 1,564 sales were recorded, from 2,947 last year. The GTA housing market has not been immune to the economic slowdown ... Read More »

Mid-Month January GTA Housing Resales at 888

TORONTO, January 19, 2009 – Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 888 sales during the first half of January compared to 1,776 in the first 15 days of 2008. “According to Statistics Canada the economic situation throughout Canada changed noticeably over the past year with job losses in the fourth quarter of 2008. Toronto is not immune to this, the GTA housing ... Read More »