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Urbaneer’s Spring 2014 Forecast: Part One

April 16th, 2014 | Tales From The Real Estate TrenchesUrbaneer's Real Estate Forecasts

Do you know the saying "The more things change, the more they stay the same"? I mention it because this old adage can be applied (at least in part) to the mechanics driving the upward momentum of the Toronto property market, albeit with some new dimensions to old influences. Welcome… Read Full Entry

How Green Does Your Garden Show?

April 14th, 2014 | House And HomeReal Estate

As a realtor operating in both the freehold and condominium markets, one shortfall a lot of sellers make is investing insufficient capital and landscape design elements to showcase their outdoor space. Whether you have a small patio or a private backyard, homeowners would be wise to capitalize on the selling opportunities present… Read Full Entry

Eight Ways to Increase the Value of Your Property

April 11th, 2014 | House And HomeReal Estate

It’s not unusual for homeowners to want to put their own stamp on their properties to either reflect their own tastes or needs for personal use, with changes to décor and even renovations. However, when the goal is ultimately about selling - and fetching - top dollar, the key is to… Read Full Entry

We Flip Flapjacks, Not Houses

April 9th, 2014 | House And HomeReal Estate

We're all for renovators improving property for resale and putting a profit in their pockets, but sometimes they shoot themselves in the foot by making poor design choices that are too taste-specific or, as the case may be, devoid of taste at all. Not too long ago we showed a… Read Full Entry

On Financing An Investment Property

April 7th, 2014 |

The hot property market in the city of Toronto casts definite allure for potential investment opportunities. However, as we at urbaneer.com contend, profitable investors are those who invest first in understanding the implications of their decisions and how they figure in to their overall investment strategy. After all, unless you've… Read Full Entry

Toronto Real Estate Sales For March Spike

April 4th, 2014 | Real Estate

So here's a recent press release by the Toronto Real Estate Board:
Toronto Real Estate Board President Dianne Usher announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported strong year-over-year increases in Toronto MLS home sales and the average selling price
in March 2014. Home ownership affordability, backstopped by… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s March 2014 E-Promo

April 2nd, 2014 |

Did you know we publish a monthly newsletter that you can subscribe to for FREE? Here's what this month's issue explores: First, we share our newsletter called 'Relying On The Bank Of Mom And Dad'. It addresses some of the complexities Buyers and their parents might face when making a… Read Full Entry

Unbelievable Detached Downtown Toronto Victorian For Only $299,000!

April 1st, 2014 | Lifestyle

Here's an unbelievable opportunity to acquire a detached downtown Toronto vintage Victorian residence for only $299,000! How? Just transport yourself permanently into your imagination, where this 'Too Good To Be True' Home exists. After all, today is April 1st, 2014, where good-natured trickery is celebrated and embraced! Happy April Fool's… Read Full Entry

Hello, HomeWatch Newsletters

March 31st, 2014 | Real Estate

We did a little renovating on the website last week to place our HomeWatch Newsletter link at the top of the page just under our logo - making it a little easier and more accessible for your reading pleasure. Our HomeWatch Newsletters address most everything you need to know about… Read Full Entry

Andy Warhol At Caviar20.com

March 28th, 2014 | City LivingHouse And HomeQueen West

In the past I've shared some of my acquisitions from dashing Troy Seidman, the purveyor of the bon vivant Caviar20 studio. In fact, you may have read about his studio in The Globe and Mail's article this week called 'Why You Should Shake Off Your Fear Of Appointment Only Boutiques'.… Read Full Entry