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7 Reasons Why Toronto Real Estate Prices Have Skyrocketed Over The Past Decade

October 3rd, 2017 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesUrbaneer's Real Estate Forecasts

Gentle readers: pour yourself a cup of coffee and get ready for an intense and feature-length commentary on the complex market that is Toronto real estate. This may seem contrarian in an era where posts are increasingly bite-sized, but the length of this content is necessary because there are a… Read Full Entry

The Wackadoodle Toronto Real Estate Market

August 17th, 2017 | Tales From The Real Estate Trenches

Welcome to the latest installment of my Tales From The Real Estate Trenches, where I periodically offer anecdotal insights on the Toronto real estate market. As a realtor who operates in the original City of Toronto, I keep 'my finger on the pulse' in all four quadrants of the market - specifically on… Read Full Entry

How Demographics Affect Toronto Real Estate

May 18th, 2017 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate Trenches

It's been nearly a month since the Provincial Government unveiled the Ontario Fair Housing Plan, and the supply of listings are up 54% while sales are down 18%. Everyone's wondering if this surge of listings is a reflection of Sellers trying to cash out of the market while they can. Did… Read Full Entry

What The Pundits Are Saying About Toronto Real Estate

March 17th, 2017 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesUrbaneer's Real Estate Forecasts

Real estate is a hot button discussion for Torontonians, so it's frequently taking centre stage in the media headlines. In fact, we're one of the few cities globally with a newspaper which has its own weekly real estate section! For years we’ve been hearing that both the combined speed and… Read Full Entry

Dear Toronto Real Estate: Where Are The Property Listings?

March 13th, 2017 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate Trenches

If you're a Toronto real estate buyer, or a realtor, you're potentially reaching wit's end trying to navigate this scorching hot market. Yup, the gap between supply and demand is ever-widening in the frothy Toronto housing market, as listings become scarce and scarcer still. There is new reality of buying… Read Full Entry

This Toronto Real Estate Sale May Leave You Speechless

December 6th, 2016 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesCollege Street/Little Italy

With detached freehold property in such short supply and demand running wild, the price of admission into some of Toronto's more desirable neighbourhoods is skyrocketing. Case in point? College Street's Little Italy Neighbourhood. This time last year, The Globe and Mail, in partnership with Realosophy, created an interactive map that… Read Full Entry

A Swansea Toronto House Received 33 Offers Last Night

August 24th, 2016 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West Village


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ˈfləməkst/adjective meaning 'bewildered, perplexed or confused'."he became flummoxed and speechless"
  This is my state today - along with those of my Buyers - who found themselves one of thirty-three bidders competing for a two bedroom bungalow listed for $998,000 in the Swansea neighbourhood Read Full Entry

A Real-time Tale On The Struggle To Buy Toronto Real Estate In Spring

April 15th, 2016 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction MidtownYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

Welcome to our latest Tales From The Real Estate Trenches, where we share a little behind-the-scenes freneticism of the market. Now I promise not to whine, or throw a tantrum, but the frenetic pace of the Toronto real estate market right now is exasperating and exhausting. Yes, we realtors are… Read Full Entry

January 2016 - Home Of The Month - Upper Beach

January 15th, 2016 | Buy Of The MonthTales From The Real Estate Trenches

Welcome to urbaneer.com's January 2016 Home of the Month. This feature provides a snapshot of what urbaneer.com's Buyers have recently purchased in the City of Toronto. This month we share the journey of a couple who felt the push / pull between the urban life they'd grown accustomed too, and… Read Full Entry

December 2015 - Home Of The Month - Riverdale

December 9th, 2015 | Buy Of The MonthTales From The Real Estate TrenchesRiverdale / Playter Estates

Welcome to urbaneer.com's December Home of the Month. This feature provides a snap shot of what urbaneer.com's Buyers have recently purchased in the City of Toronto. This month we share the tale of Buyers climbing the property ladder from a central west-end stacked condo townhouse to a premium freehold Riverdale… Read Full Entry