Condos are the new standard for the majority of people who are buying their first property. Property values in the GTA have sky rocketed in the past ten years. Condos offer people an affordable option to get into home ownership and get their foot in the door of the real estate market earlier rather than later.
Selling your house can be a daunting task. While many believe it is easy, many tasks go unnoticed. Paperwork and other legal stuff goes on without a seller knowing. Good professionals make these tasks look easy because they are true professionals who know how to do their job correctly and take pride in their work. Like anything in this world there are bad professionals who do not care about their clients and focus on their own bottom line. This in turn leads to bad representation and carelessness. This is something you do not want when you are looking to buy or sell a house. You want the best at what they do to make sure everything works out correctly. While many things can go wrong no matter what a professional does, you want to make sure that when they do go wrong, you have the best (more…)
1. Great finishes: Appliances, floors, molding etc: Everybody wants the best appliances, (more…)
1. Do some research – Internet, blogs, MLS etc.
2. Speak with an agent (me!)
3. Decide if you want to use an agent and which agent
4. Sign working with Realtor document
Spring is almost here. Its starting to get hotter in the Greater Toronto Area. The Snow is melting. Open house signs are starting to show up on the weekend. More and more houses are going on the market. The interest rates have gone down a bit. There is not much inventory out there in most parts of the city.
These are the reasons why this year is going to be just as busy as last year in the Real Estate market in Toronto. While I don’t think that it will have the bidding war frenzy of last January, but it will be busy none the less. All of the factors for a normal busy year are in the making. Its like perfect conditions for a storm.
Are you thinking about selling your house? If you are you should start now to get your house ahead of the pack and on the market soon.
Here is a list of preparations your should be making if you are thinking about selling your house this spring.