Proud sponsors of St. Leo's Spring Fling & Mimico Party in the Park in June 2017! Sandy and Rayissa firmly believe in supporting the communities where are their clients live. Since many of our clients live in Mimico we have been actively involved with the Mimico Residents Association and other local events for the last 4+ years. We had two of our Mimico events just happen in June of this year. We and all those who attended had a ball! St. Leo's Elementary School Spring Fling, June 8th, 2017 We have delightfully watched this event grow by leaps and bounds each year we've been a part of it, sponsoring the biggest bouncy castle of the event for a fourth year in a row! But we wanted to do more than just pay for the bouncy . . .
Compiled below are the Housing Sale Numbers for April and May 2017 for Mimico Traditionally, the spring market in Etobicoke and in Mimico moves pretty fast, with the highest sold home prices of the year usually occurring in May. 2017 has proven to be a little bit different so far. April 2017 came in with a bang and a frenzy. Fewer houses were for sale than the year before. Multiple offers were the norm with 8 or 10 or even 12 offers for many properties. Houses were selling for 20-50% over asking, some even higher. Some houses were not appraising. Buyers were feeling fatigue and felt the need to scramble to just buy something. Then the Ontario government announced some changes in late April to help “slow” the market down. Which . . .
Oakville home for sale. Just sold! Missed it, contact us for a house for sale in Oakville. What will you find inside this Oakville two-storey detached house for sale? Inside you'll find four large bedrooms, four bathrooms including a spa-like master bath with separate corner tub and glassed-in shower, updated powder room on main floor, bright and sunny main full bath, and a brand new modern sophisticated bathroom in the lower level. This house for sale contains a large living room with French doors and a bright bay window, a dining room large enough to have 20 for dinner, and an updated kitchen in lovely creamy white with granite counters, upgraded appliances, a centre island, large eat-in area with bay window, and plenty of . . .
House for sale in Vaughan! Missed it? We can help you! Have you been in a condo and just want to have your own yard? More space? A basement with a work-out room? This could have been it! SOLD 15 Moraine Drive in Vellmore Village in Vaughan. Want one like it? Call us 416-400-0805. Let's see... four washrooms, three spacious bedrooms including one with its own private balcony, a lovely master ensuite with a separate tub shower and the mounted TV in the master stays. . . .
Got gently used men's, women's, and children's, shoes? You brought 'em! We supported the 21st Annual Ron White Shoe Drive by collecting over 75 pairs of shoes! Thank Your For Your Support! We are delighted to announce our second year of support for the 21st Annual Ron White Shoe Drive, which ran through February 12th. Our fantastic friends, family, and clients were SO there with donations! WHAT? We collected new or gently used women's, men's, and children's shoes that will be cleaned and distributed to various GTA charities to people in need. Charities include: CAMH (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health) Trillium Gifts of Light SuitsMeFine program New Circles GLOW clothing program Halton Women's Place, and . . .
Top 10 tips you may have forgotten to do before your house is for sale in Toronto! The last few days before your house in Toronto is officially up for sale can be pretty hectic. Here's some tried and true top tips we've put together to help you get your house ready for buyers and open houses! 1) Toilet seat - Does yours look a bit rough around the edges? If it's wood, looks old, stained, cracked, or really cheap, you probably should replace the toilet seat cover. This is a pretty easy, inexpensive $30 fix and it makes a fresh impact. 2) Valuables & ID - Hide it all! Out of the house is better, in a safety deposit box or somewhere safe. Your money or coins, jewelry, iPads, tablets, laptops, collectibles, and designer purses . . .
"For me, it's about being able to rest my mind, to curl up and just fall into a story. I love discovering new characters and learning how they resolve the conflict in the story. I especially love the feeling at the end of a good book - it's like having just tasted a fabulous full-bodied glass of favorite Cabernet from Ironstone. It just makes you sigh with contentment," says Rayissa. The Etobicoke Girly Book Club allows Rayissa to combine her zest of reading with a fun girls night out. The chapter meets the last Tuesday of every month except December to read the Girly Book Club book of the month. "One of the fantastic things about this book club in particular is that same book is read by members all over the world, in every chapter, . . .
Have you noticed some of your friends and family starting to make different lifestyle choices? Like moving further out of the city to have a bigger house, larger lot, better schools, bunnies in the backyard? We have, too. And we are featuring just such a find with a house for sale with an easier commute time than from Ajax or Pickering or Milton or Oakville. Welcome to 17 Bishop Court. While this home recently sold, if you do want to try estate living, we are very familiar with some wonderful pockets of neighborhoods within a 45-60 minute commute to the city, that are available. Just call us! 17 Bishop Court is located in the hamlet of Glen Williams in Halton Hills. 5 minutes to the GO train in Georgetown with a 60 minute . . .
THIS PROPERTY IS LEASED> If you are looking for a lease in the area, we'd be happy to help you! Looking to lease in one of the best neighborhoods in the GTA? Looking to be able to drive to the lake in a few minutes? This is it! Welcome to 1531 Glenburnie Rd in Mineola. What's special about this Mississauga house for lease? What makes this Mississauga rental great? Newly renovated with calming shades of grey and white. New kitchen, new bathrooms, never been used. Open concept main floor includes flow from living room, dining room, to family room. Includes an actual, real, large eat-in kitchen! Separate den with walk-out on main floor and built-ins. Spacious upstairs with second floor . . .
News Flash: Changes to Canada’s Housing Rules Announced. Will this affect your upcoming mortgage renewal or your next home purchase? On Monday, October 3rd, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced four major changes to Canada’s housing rules. If you are buying or selling this fall or upcoming winter or have a mortgage up for renewal, this could affect you. Stress Test Will be Required For ALL Insured Mortgages: As of October 17, 2016, “a stress test for approving high-ratio mortgages will be applied to all new insured mortgages - including those where the buyer has more than 20% for a down payment,” writes Bill Curry, Globe and Mail. Current rules define a high ratio mortgage as one where the buyer has between 5-20% down payment . . .