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 . . .
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. . . .
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 . . .
Some people are beginning to think this market is only benefiting the seller, not the buyer. NOT TRUE! We've identified the best possible seller/buyer combination in the current market. And surprise, it just might be you! Toronto West (Etobicoke): For illustration purposes, our reference points are the neighbourhoods in Toronto West, including Etobicoke, Mimico, Sunnylea, New Toronto, and the areas around Islington (south of Bloor), and around Scarlett Road. Bungalows Galore! In this area, there are bungalows everywhere you turn. In the US, these would be called a ranch. They are a one-storey home, typically with a kitchen, living room, dining room, bathroom, two or three bedrooms, and a finished basement. There may or may not . . .
Is Home Staging in Toronto Real Estate Market Important? You Bet It Is! Home Staging in Toronto Real Estate Market can make the difference between a great sold price for a home and one that is just within or below market value, depending on what the condition of the home is. Clients often ask us if they should spend money and time on staging. Our answer is YES!, BUT, the type of home staging that is done is key. It doesn't mean a total overhaul of the home, you don't want to throw the baby out with the bath water.... Home Staging Consultation - Staging With What You've Got: In most cases, there is no need for "everything to go!" A great home stager can come in, do a consultation, and make a plan with what you should do to . . .