Tag Archives: Queen St

Best Mortgage Rates for August 16th 2012

   1 Yr – 2.49% - 3 Yr – 2.64% - 5 Yr – 2.89% - VRM – 2.65% Wow!  This week has proved even quieter than the last.  No major economic news was announced, but we do...

Best Mortgage Rates August 8 2012: Bye bye sub 3%?

It’s a quiet week for economic news, coming off a long weekend.  The unemployment report is out on Friday, but that’s the only real noteworthy item this week. What will be making...

Fixed or Variable Mortgage? All the Rates look good!

We’ve had some interesting data recently that has some Canadians wearing smug looks. The most gratifying is the hotly-debated report from Environics which indicates Canadians are...

Best Mortgage Rates in Canada for July 18th, 2012

The Bank of Canada left the overnight rate at 1.00% at its meeting yesterday, as was universally expected. This is great news for anyone with a variable rate mortgage, or any product...

A Condo is a Home too!

Recently I was discussing real estate with a client and trying to determine her goals, requirements, budget for her next purchase. She’s been a condo dweller for a number of...

Mortgage Minute for May 10, 2012

Another quiet week but some housing numbers came out higher.  Most analysts expect those numbers to ease so they aren’t giving much attention to the results at this point. The...

Spring Realty Monthly Market Update #1

There is a light at the end of the tunnel and it’s called Spring, the season that is. It is our professional opinion that the main cause of this mild winter was the hot Real...

Sell First or Buy First? That is the Question.

It is important to evaluate the market conditions in your specific area in order to come up with the best strategy when buying and selling real estate. Buy First then Sell Buying...

42 Allen Ave – Riverside/Leslieville Flip Potential

In a hot housing market it’s been difficult to find ideal candidates with a solid return on investment (ROI) in flips recently. Investors (contractors, renovators) are competing...

Zen Homes to build Lofts in the Beach and Leslieville

Zen Homes Inc. is a development company who has deep roots in China. Their premier project was a 680 unit development in Foshan City, China. Since then they have come to Canada and...