Bosley Realestate

December 2015

Urbaneer’s December 2015 E-Promo

December 18th, 2015 |

Wait! Did you know we publish a monthly newsletter that you can subscribe to for FREE? Just click the link at the bottom of this post! Here's what we explore in our December issue: First, we share our Homewatch News contribution, 'How To Identify and Remedy Dangerous Kitec Plumbing', which is… Read Full Entry

Dear urbaneer: How Do I Set My Home Up For Financial Success?

December 16th, 2015 | Dear Urbaneer

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear urbaneer, where we assist our clients by answering their most challenging housing questions. This time around, our Buyers, keenly aware of the asset value of their new house, are proactively thinking how to strategically boost its resale value. Dear urbaneer:Under your calm… Read Full Entry

Our Press On Canada’s New Minimum Down Payment Requirements For Home Buyers

December 14th, 2015 | Word On The Street

The urbaneer Team is delighted to share with you our latest press in Thomson Reuters Press about the Federal Government's change to the minimum down payments required for CMHC-backed mortgages. In case you missed the headline, as of February 15th, 2016, any home purchase over $500,000 up to $1,000,000 will… Read Full Entry

Federal Government Boosts Minimum Down Payment For Home Purchases

December 11th, 2015 | Real Estate

Bill Morneau, the Finance Minister, announced today a significant change to CMHC-backed mortgages. As of February 15th, 2016, any home purchase over $500,000 up to $1,000,000 will now require a portion of the down payment to be 10%. Transactions less than $500,000 will continue to only require a 5% down… 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's December Home of the Month. This feature provides a snap shot of what'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

A Laser Cut Metal Screen On A Mid-Century Swell Dwell

December 7th, 2015 | Tales From Tennis CrescentRiverdale / Playter Estates

Welcome to The Tales From Tennis Crescent, where I share my journey of re-inventing a 1960s super-solid utilitarian plain-jane duplex on Tennis Crescent in Riverdale. Lately, I've been Obsessed With An Exterior Metal Facade, as I try make my semi-detached house - with which I Navigated The Committee Of Adjustment and got… Read Full Entry

The Globe and Mail Features Urbaneer’s Luxe Louvain in Leslieville

December 4th, 2015 | Word On The StreetLeslieville/Riverside

We always appreciate our Toronto real estate listings being showcased in The Globe and Mail. Our latest press is for the sale of our luxe Leslieville semi that sold one week after originally being featured in The Globe and Mail. Our hard-working seller - a practicing architect from Germany who completely… Read Full Entry

Toronto Real Estate Soars In November 2015

December 3rd, 2015 |

The Toronto area set a new calendar year record for home sales, even before December arrived! Here's the latest real estate press release from the Toronto Real Estate Board for November 2015: December 3, 2015 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Mark McLean announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s Winter 2015 Toronto Real Estate Forecast: Part Two

December 2nd, 2015 | Urbaneer's Real Estate ForecastsJunction/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 Part Two of Urbaneer’s Winter Forecast for 2015. In Part One, we studied what the pundits had to say about potential activity in the market- backed up by a whole lot of data; we also looked at the ongoing possible challenge that the condominium market presents. In Part… Read Full Entry