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

Real Estate Blog

Home Buyer Tips – Fall 2012

I have written before about home buyer tips, but felt the need to update for the current market. Conditions in the Toronto real estate market change from month to month, season to season, and year to year. We are just getting started with the fall...

Summer 2012 Market Review

A basic fact of life in the Toronto real estate market is that summer is a much slower time of year than spring or fall.  The weather warms up, and after a hectic 'spring market' folks - including Realtors - naturally turn their attention to...

Simon’s Real Estate Blog ‘Make-over Edition’!

As you may have noticed, I recently gave my blog a make-over. (That's part of why I haven't posted anything new in a while.)  It started as part of a 're-branding' effort led primarily by my lovely wife Amanda (AKA Family Nature) and handled mostly...

October 2008 eNewsletter

Happy Fall! You may recall that for the last few years I have supported a local school by buying pumpkins at their fall fundraiser. Once again I'll be spending a few days delivering those pumpkins to clients and friends! If you would like one (they're...

September 2008 eNewsletter

I hope that you had a great summer, and that you are enjoying this post-long weekend/back-to-school period! As we enter fall, the real estate market is heading into a busy seasonal period. Despite a rainy summer filled with lots of negative news about the economy, etc.,...

July 2008 eNewsletter

I hope that you are enjoying the summer weather (between rain storms, that is)! Summer is traditionally a slower time in real estate, but there's still plenty of inventory hitting the market on a consistent basis. If you are shopping for a house, don't take...

May 2008 eNewsletter

Well, it sure has been an interesting few months in real estate. We have been bombarded by the media with stories of doom and gloom, but despite that buyers and sellers have been busily buying and selling houses and condos! Volume is definitely down, but...