9/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a small gain in August 2017.

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  8/25/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The basic lesson: A property is worth what a buyer is willing to pay

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  8/22/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Finance Minister Bill Morneau says last October’s sweeping mortgage rule changes aimed at cooling Canada’s housing market have successfully dampened high-risk ... More

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  8/11/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto in mid-August feels like a city waiting with bated breath. The real estate market is drowsy and buyers and sellers are anxious to ... More

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  7/6/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos, in his first release as TREB President, announced TREB residential MLS® sales, listings and price statistics for ... More

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  5/18/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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For the last three years, analysts have been predicting a Canadian housing crash and ensuing recession, yet the economy continues to chug along and house prices are still ... More

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  5/18/2017 | Posted in Financial Health by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Around 10 million Canadians say they have experienced moderate to high levels of income volatility in the past year.

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  4/7/2017 | Posted in Home Sellers by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canadians who have sold their homes last year have been mandated to report the transaction to the Canada Revenue Agency.

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  1/20/2017 | Posted in Industry Trends by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to the Interior Design Show, the following will be the top 10 design trends for 2017 inspiring the direction of design for the year to come.

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  12/2/2016 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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House hunters in the Toronto region paid about $144,000 more - about 23 per cent more - to purchase a home this November than those who bought the same month last year, ... More

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  12/2/2016 | Posted in Home Sellers by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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For Canadians who are planning to release their homes to the highly competitive real estate market, they need to be aware of the tax implications of the recent regulatory ... More

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  11/26/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Investments by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Evidence of the ongoing crackdown by the tax authorities on Canada’s red hot residential real estate sector is everywhere, from recently updated statistics that show ... More

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  9/13/2016 | Posted in Home Owners by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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A room’s size is sometimes a matter of perception, and the paint color on the walls has a lot to with that perception. Some colors can actually make a room appear ... More

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  10/14/2015 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The Royal LePage House Price Survey released today showed double-digit increases in the year-over-year price of homes in 10 of the 13 regions surveyed in the Greater ... More

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  10/9/2015 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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According to Statistics Canada, 69 per cent of Canadians own homes, so most of us have reason to worry about the fate of the housing market. Landlords, in particular, make a ... More

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  8/8/2015 | Posted in Home Owners by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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In the heart of Toronto’s overheated housing market, where the average detached home now sells for more than $1 million, Harper vowed to make life better not for those ... More

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  7/30/2015 | Posted in Home Sellers by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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When you're considering a major home improvement project, consider how it will impact the resale value of your home. Some home improvements are good investments ... More

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  7/16/2015 | Posted in Home Owners by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canada’s ageing housing stock together with influence from TV shows has led to more spending on renovations. Figures from the Altus Group show that Canadian households ... More

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  7/15/2015 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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The stronger Canadian jobs market have given a boost to the real estate sector according to the latest market survey from Royal LePage.

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  7/8/2015 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto’s home prices may still have a ways to climb. The average sale price in June was nearly $640,000, or 12.3 per cent higher than a year earlier, according to the ... More

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  7/7/2015 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto Real Estate Board President Mark McLean announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 11,992 sales through TREB’s MLS® System in June 2015.  ... More

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  6/5/2015 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Forget about living in the Greater Toronto Area if you’re a first-time buyer who wants a detached home. The average detached home in the city shot past $1 million in ... More

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  6/3/2015 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Toronto Real Estate Board President Paul Etherington announced 11,706 sales reported by Greater Toronto REALTORS® in May 2015. This result was up by 6.3 per cent in ... More

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  5/29/2015 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Every agent knows that spring is typically the best time to buy and sell homes – well, according to the latest figures from the Toronto Real Estate Board, 2015 might just ... More

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  5/20/2015 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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Canada’s finance minister says the country’s real estate market has avoided the so-called bubble, with many markets already experiencing a soft landing

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  4/13/2015 | Posted in Real Estate News by Forest Hill Real Estate Signature
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A court decision coming last month could see some of your clients forfeit their rights as homeowners, making it less attractive for them to sell their property.

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