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

Real Estate Blog

January-February 2020 Market Review

To start the year, I'm combining January and February into one review. ;) Plus, I'll make some comments about interest rates near the end. January 2020 basically picked up where 2019 left off - busy! The pace of sales increased 15.4% (4,581 this January over 3,968...

December 2019 Market Review

The Toronto real estate market had a decent December to close out 2019. There were 4,399 sales, up 17.4% over December 2018. It's worth noting, though, that 2018 was a very slow year and December of that year saw only 3,781 sales. For reference, December...

November 2019 Market Review

The Toronto real estate market had a pretty hot November. Sales volume was up 14.2% over November 2018, at 7,090 units, over 6,206 last November. A fairly sharp decline in both new listings (8,650, down 17.9%) and total active listings (11,958, down 27.2%) put pressure...

29 Unity Rd – fully renovated 3 bed, 3 bath semi – **SOLD!!**

Unity Rd is in a small development off Greenwood Ave, just a few blocks south of Danforth. Built in 1981, number 29 Unity Rd has been extensively renovated by the current owners since they bought it about 7 years ago. Improvements include new hardwood floors,...

43 Gainsborough Rd – beautiful 3 bed, 2 bath semi **SOLD!!**

Located near Gerrard and Coxwell’s Little India (AKA India Bazaar AKA Ashdale Village), Gainsborough Rd is a pleasant, tree-lined street of mostly semi-detached homes. Number 43 is a fantastic home set near the bottom of the street, just south of Eastwood Ave and just...

April 2019 Market Review

If you are active in the market at all these days (buyer or seller) you've probably noticed that things have picked up recently. Sometimes, we can feel it before the stats start to show it, and that's basically been the case over the last couple...

March 2019 Market Review

This is interesting - the market was almost exactly the same in March, 2019 as it was in March, 2018! Check out these numbers: Number of sales: 7,187 - just ONE fewer than March 2018. Average sale price: $788,335, up just 0.5% over $784,514 recorded in 2018. New listings: the...

RE/MAX Hallmark keeps expanding!

Check out this big news that came out yesterday! RE/MAX Hallmark just keeps growing and growing! --- News Release --- Breaking News from Barrie and Simcoe County! Today is an exciting day for RE/MAX Hallmark in Barrie and Simcoe region. We are thrilled to announce effective immediately RE/MAX Hallmark...