Toronto Real estate

Reputed mobster Pat Musitano fights for life after shooting - Toronto Sun

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 19:52
Reputed mobster Pat Musitano fights for life after shooting  Toronto Sun

Reputed mob kingpin Pat Musitano likely signed his death warrant on May 31, 1997. On that spring day, hitman Kenneth Murdock parked a number of bullets ...

An old variety store on the Danforth gives up its ghosts - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 18:00
An old variety store on the Danforth gives up its ghosts  The Globe and Mail

A 'ghost sign' tells the story of what was once a music school.

Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2019 - Yahoo Finance

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:30
Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2019  Yahoo Finance

TORONTO , April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust ("Choice Properties" or the "Trust") (CHP-UN.TO) today announced its ...

Toronto greets an erratic spring market - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:21
Toronto greets an erratic spring market  The Globe and Mail

View looking north west from King St. East and Berkley St.. Condominiums and those under construction in Toronto, are photographed on Jan 30. Fred Lum/The ...

How high on the income ladder do you need to be to afford a home in Canada? - Global News

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 15:49
How high on the income ladder do you need to be to afford a home in Canada?  Global News

No one but those perched atop the income ladder can afford to buy a home in Toronto and Vancouver, a new study confirms. For first-time homebuyers hoping to ...

Everything Buyers Need To Know About Buying Pre-Construction Condos - Toronto Storeys

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 15:18
Everything Buyers Need To Know About Buying Pre-Construction Condos  Toronto Storeys

There are so many perks to buying a pre-construction condo. Whether new or existing, condos themselves already come with their own set of benefits, including ...

'Like a landlord on speed': Documentary shows how trading homes on the stock market can increase your rent - CBC.ca

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 15:03
'Like a landlord on speed': Documentary shows how trading homes on the stock market can increase your rent  CBC.ca

A new documentary argues that the global shortage of affordable housing is not just a simple matter of neighbourhood gentrification, but something much more ...

Suburban living: The 25-per-cent-off sale in the housing market that comes with a catch - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 14:31
Suburban living: The 25-per-cent-off sale in the housing market that comes with a catch  The Globe and Mail

There's a 25-per-cent-off sale going on in the housing market. Just buy a home in the suburbs instead of the city. A pricing comparison of housing in and outside ...

Sales Decline as Greater Toronto Area Condo Prices Rise - Urban Toronto

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 13:58
Sales Decline as Greater Toronto Area Condo Prices Rise  Urban Toronto

The 2019 Q1 report released by the Toronto Real Estate Board shows a continued decline in condominium apartment sales in the Greater Toronto Area, as ...

How a stager reimagined a large Beaches home - Toronto Life

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 13:23
How a stager reimagined a large Beaches home  Toronto Life

See inside a home before and after it was staged for sale.

B.C. says its money-laundering reforms could push dirty money to Toronto - Toronto Star

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 12:43
B.C. says its money-laundering reforms could push dirty money to Toronto  Toronto Star

Money launderers don't look at borders, they look for opportunities,” Carole James says. “If one province puts something in place and the other provinces don't ...

Bombardier weighs on Toronto stocks, U.S. markets mixed on earnings reports - Times Colonist

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 11:28
Bombardier weighs on Toronto stocks, U.S. markets mixed on earnings reports  Times Colonist

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index fell for a second day since breaching a new high as Bombardier Inc.'s weakened outlook weighed on the key ...

Two policy moves killed residential rental construction in Canada, and we're still feeling the effects - Financial Post

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 10:47
Two policy moves killed residential rental construction in Canada, and we're still feeling the effects  Financial Post

Haider-Moranis Bulletin: Households with affordability challenges have lengthened rental tenures, resulting in very low rental vacancy rates and rapidly rising ...

Self-employed increasingly turning to private lenders for mortgages - Vancouver Courier

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 10:00
Self-employed increasingly turning to private lenders for mortgages  Vancouver Courier

TORONTO — The self-employed are among the growing number of Canadians turning to private lenders in order to obtain a mortgage. While many prospective ...

JV to build three apartment buildings, 788 units in Kingston - Real Estate News EXchange

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 09:18
JV to build three apartment buildings, 788 units in Kingston  Real Estate News EXchange

A partnership of four real estate investors will build a major, three-building rental apartment development in Kingston which will bring 788 new housing units to ...

They paid what??: Toronto house overrun with mould fetches $650,000 - Yahoo Canada Finance

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 08:32
They paid what??: Toronto house overrun with mould fetches $650,000  Yahoo Canada Finance

Located in Scarborough, east of the city's downtown core, 142 Gradwell Dr. has so much mould that buyers could not access the main floor or basement. That's a ...

Canadian Real Estate Buyer Exuberance Is Crashing - Better Dwelling

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 08:12
Canadian Real Estate Buyer Exuberance Is Crashing  Better Dwelling

Canadian real estate buyers aren't so sure about sending prices higher near term. The US Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (Dallas Fed) released quarterly ...

Millennials: Live the Canadian Dream and Own Some Real Estate With the Best REIT in Town - The Motley Fool Canada

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 07:54
Millennials: Live the Canadian Dream and Own Some Real Estate With the Best REIT in Town  The Motley Fool Canada

For many young Canadians, the dream of home ownership died a long time ago. Fellow Fool contributor Kris Knutson recently gave his gloomy take on the sad ...

Ask An Agent: A Foreign Buyers Guide To Toronto Real Estate - Toronto Storeys

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 07:11
Ask An Agent: A Foreign Buyers Guide To Toronto Real Estate  Toronto Storeys

If you are moving to Toronto from overseas or if you're moving from Toronto to a different country, what do you need to know about purchasing real estate?

Trade shock, harsh winter and Doug Ford blamed for pausing the Canadian economy: Don Pittis - CBC News

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 04:00
Trade shock, harsh winter and Doug Ford blamed for pausing the Canadian economy: Don Pittis  CBC News

The Bank of Canada's governor blames global trade, winter weather and the Ontario budget for yesterday's downgrade — but sees signs that the economy is ...