Tag Archives: Spring Realty

Developer plans 8 Storey Condo in Leslieville

New Development in Leslieville East A little while ago we reported that developers were getting set to announce some serious plans for development along Queen Street East in...

Show Up in Places & be Human

Show up in places and be human. This phrase has been resonating through my body since one of my favourite speakers, Seth Price of placester.com said it during his talk at Agent Reboot...

This is why your pet shouldn’t be home during showings.

Pro Tip – If you can’t be home to take your dog or cat out while buyers are coming to view your property, do us all a favour and put your little friend in a doggie daycare....

Best Mortgage Rates Sept 13th, 2012 & Some HELOC Changes.

1 Yr – 2.74 - 3 Yr – 2.64 - 5 Yr – 2.89 - VRM 2.65% The new guidelines (B-20) announced by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) kick in at the end...

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...

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...

New East End Development: 1430 Gerrard St East Condo

Gerrard St East is the next big thing in Toronto’s East End with recent announcements of East Village Leslieville by George Popper and now this new mixed use development at 1430...

Mortgage Minute for May 2nd, 2012

Last Friday Finance Minister Jim Flaherty had suggested Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation could be pulled out the mortgage insurance business. No timetable was offered, but said...

Midweek Mortgage Minute for April 25th, 2012

The Bank of Canada has made it clear it intends to run its own course when it comes to interest rates. Its latest policy announcement all but stated it is looking to start making...

Mortgage Minute for April 4 2012

This week we all watched to see how rates changed post-2.99%.  Most lenders had increased their 5 year rates but a few are still quite low.  The four year terms were equally active...