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Dear Urbaneer: What Do I Do With My Dated Bungalow? (Plus A Brief History On This Housing Type)

July 18th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton Village

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I assist clients with their real estate queries. This time around, I provide counsel to a client who owns a 90-year-old Toronto bungalow and is preparing to sell. He wonders about the necessity and ultimately the return on investment of any changes or… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Happens When I Sell My Renovated Property Without Building Permits?

June 29th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerReal Estate

Welcome to this month’s Dear Urbaneer, where I answer most any questions on real estate, housing, and home from our readers and clients. This time around, a Seller is wondering about the implications of doing renovations without the proper permits, when it comes time to sell her property.   Dear Urbaneer:I’m planning… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Why Do Toronto Real Estate List Prices Go Down Then Up, As Much As Up Then Down?

May 27th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerTales From The Real Estate TrenchesJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageWallace/Emerson & Brockton Village

Welcome to this month’s instalment of Dear Urbaneer, where I field interesting real estate questions from our inquisitive readers. This time around, I'm responding to a follower who keeps observing list prices for properties going up and down like a yo-yo in his own neighbourhood, and is wondering why this is happening in such a… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Is It Time To Downsize My Property?

May 13th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerReal Estate

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where my real estate mettle is tested by my clients’ tough questions. This time around I’m helping a Baby Boomer client who is preparing, like so many homeowners of the same generation, to downsize her home.   Dear Urbaneer:I’m anticipating downsizing… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Should I Sell My House In As-Is Condition, Upgraded, Or Elevated?

April 28th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerHouse And HomeReal EstateJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaRoncesvalles Village

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I put aside time each month to share real estate queries from my clients and my advice. This month, I am helping a client who has lived in their home for many years. While she doesn’t’ plan to sell immediately, she… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Are The Benefits Of A Presale Inspection Report For Property Sellers & Buyers?

March 18th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerJunction/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 this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I set aside time each month to share real estate queries from clients and offer my advice. This time, I’m helping a Seller who wonders if having a presale inspection report completed is really worthwhile, especially when it is considered a 'Seller’s market'. Dear Urbaneer:Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Why Are There Bidding Wars For Toronto Real Estate During The COVID-19 Pandemic?

February 24th, 2021 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateDear UrbaneerReal EstateTales From The Real Estate TrenchesThe Danforth

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer. I take time every month to sift through our virtual mailbag to answer real estate questions from our readers. In this month’s installment, one of our clients is wondering about the accelerating trend of bidding wars and rising prices during the COVID-19… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: How Do I Best Rent My Toronto Investment Property During COVD-19?

January 22nd, 2021 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateDear Urbaneer

 Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I answer real estate questions from our ever-inquisitive followers. Building on last month’s post, Dear Urbaneer: What’s Up With The Toronto Real Estate Rental Market?, where I assisted a client seeking advice about the current rental market as a tenant, in this post, I… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What’s Up With The Toronto Real Estate Rental Market?

December 22nd, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateDear Urbaneer

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I take on tough real estate questions from my clients. This time I’m responding to an urban professional who is wondering about the state of the Toronto rental market and what some of the processes are when looking to rent a property.… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: How To Resolve Your Work From Home Dilemma During The COVID-19 Pandemic

November 17th, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateDear Urbaneer

Welcome to November’s instalment of Dear Urbaneer, where I open my virtual mailbag and field real estate questions from my ever-inquisitive clients! This time around, I’m responding to a client who is wondering about the impact of the Work From Home (WFH) movement set in motion by the pandemic, and how they… Read Full Entry