Simon Milberry | RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage

Real Estate Blog

September 2014 Market Review

September 2014 saw 8,051 transactions reported in the Toronto Real Estate Board, an increase in sales volume of 11% year-over-year. New listings were up 5.8% (to 15,692), but total available listings were down 5.1% (from 20,194 to 19,165), so there wasn't enough supply to keep pace...

Elmer Ave detached home **SOLD**

[easyrotator]erc_25_1410978040[/easyrotator] Update: Oct.9.1014 - This is a fantastic listing to kick off the fall market. Located just north of Queen St E in the Beach, it's a three bedroom, two bathroom, detached house with three car parking and a garage. Features include an upgraded kitchen and...

Summer 2014 Market Review

As predicted, the summer market was much busier than usual. July saw a 10% increase in sales volume over July 2013, with 9,198 transactions reported on TREB, making it the second busiest July on record. The average sale price hit $550,700, up 7.5% over the...

First day of school… and the fall market!

After the summer lull (such as it was this year), real estate in Toronto really picks up steam after Labour Day. Basically, the first day of school more or less coincides with the first day of the fall market. This week we'll see an up-tick...

Chisholm Ave – fantastic 3-bedroom semi **SOLD**

[easyrotator]erc_40_1407858335[/easyrotator] This great three bedroom brick semi is just a few blocks north of the Danforth. Well maintained and updated by the current owners, the home features hardwood floors, original wood trim, a modern kitchen, finished basement and a loft-style attic. The classic, Toronto-style porch gives the house...

June 2014 Market Review

June is usually the tail end of the 'spring market'; we often see a dramatic decrease in activity after the middle of the month. Not so this year! June sales were up 15.4% over June 2013, to 10,180 transactions. The number of new listings (i.e....

New listing: bungalow on Valia Rd **SOLD**

This bungalow is perfect for the first time buyer! Recently renovated (pictures coming soon!), it features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 2 kitchens. Improvements include a new upstairs kitchen (granite counters, porcelain tile, brand new stainless steel appliances) and bathroom (new tile and vanity), re-finished hardwood floors...

Beautiful Birchmount Rd Detached Home **SOLD**

[easyrotator]erc_72_1398275656[/easyrotator]   We have just done a significant price reduction on this fantastic property! It's truly a unique house -loaded with recent renovations (kitchen, bathroom, home theater), landscaping and a new pool, this house accommodates all aspects of life: family, entertaining and relaxing! The home features four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a...

May 2014 Market Review

May tends to be one of (if not the) busiest months of the real estate year. So, it's no surprise that TREB reported May 2014 sales volume up 11.4% over May 2013, to 11,079 transactions - a new record for that month.  Intense activity - and...

Fab new Beach Triangle listing: Brookmount Rd semi ** SOLD **

[easyrotator]erc_47_1402516933[/easyrotator] Fifty-six Brookmount Road is a gorgeous, renovated home on one of the best streets in the area. The Beach Triangle is known for its attractive red brick homes and mature tree canopy. Set on the western edge of The Beach, the Triangle offers immediate access...