Bosley Realestate

March 2011

More Tax?

March 30th, 2011 | Real Estate

The Ontario  Real Estate Association, in partnership with Ontario Revenue Minister Sophia Aggelonitis, have released a video to clarify the rules for those looking to purchase a home and to eliminate confusion around HST as it applies to new and resale home purchases. The short 'n sweet of it is HST is… Read Full Entry

March 2011 Home Of The Month - South Annex -

March 28th, 2011 | Buy Of The MonthReal EstateAnnex / South Annex / Seaton Village

As a realtor, it isn't unusual to be working with clients who are already in a location they love, but their desire for a larger property or a particular street is what motivates them to make the move. In this case, my Buyers had spent six years living in their first home… Read Full Entry

The Mini-Manse Outcome

March 25th, 2011 | Style Enhancement StagingCollege Street/Little Italy

Today I'd like to share the happy conclusion of my Trinity-Bellwoods Mini-Manse listing. To begin, I'd like you to know Joanne, my Seller of Trinity-Bellwoods Mini-Manse, is an amazing dream client. From the moment she contacted me in February to share some happy news that would necessitate the sale of her first Home, Joanne entrusted me to advise, develop and co-execute a plan of action… Read Full Entry

The Big Dig & Big Digs

March 24th, 2011 | Real Estate

So you'd think with March 21st being deemed the 'first day of Spring' we Torontonians might be able to look forward to some warmer weather right? Not! Yesterday we awoke to the start of a Big Dig. A blizzard had arrived during the night and caused havoc well into the early evening. I… Read Full Entry

Your Housing Psychic!

March 23rd, 2011 | Real Estate

Back in January I made my Spring Forecast predictions on where the market could be heading...and so far I seem to be reading my Crystal Ball extremely well! Record Bidding Wars? Check! Here's a blog posting sharing a tale from the trenches. Investor-fueled purchases? Check! Here's a recent article in the… Read Full Entry


March 21st, 2011 | House And Home

You may have heard stories of people renovating properties and discovering vintage newspapers or childhood mementos hidden in little alcoves, wall cavities or secret niches. In fact, it's quite common when you're renovating one hundred year old properties. Here's a CUTE BLOG posting by Toronto's Beauparlant Design where they recently found… Read Full Entry

Government Levies Threaten Affordability

March 18th, 2011 | Real EstateWord On The Street

There are a whole lotta reasons why housing is so costly today. And one is the rising government development fees, levies and taxes associated with new development. According to the Residential and Civil Construction Alliance of Ontario and the Residential Construction Council of Ontario, much of this push in prices can… Read Full Entry

Today, I Love…

March 16th, 2011 | House And Home

Wow, it's mid-March and I'm yearning for Spring to bloom. The snow is pretty much gone, and we've had a couple of days where clear skies and sunbeams have been warming our hearts, but we still haven't had that first day of the year where you can smell the new… Read Full Entry

Brand Power

March 14th, 2011 | Word On The Street

I'm not sure if our style and aesthetic at has any sway over you, or if our adoration for intriguing architecture and Triple AAA locations has any bearing on whether you do real estate business with us, but we are extremely proud of the brand we've been cultivating for almost twenty years + our association… Read Full Entry

Our Latest Press - PropertyWire.Ca

March 11th, 2011 | Word On The Street

I wonder if my Spring Market Predictions are coming true? Click The PropertyWire logo to link to the article: ~ Steven Read Full Entry