New Mortgage Rules That May Affect You

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

New Mortgage Rules That May Affect You

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE, MORTGAGE, RATES

Source: Kim Gibbons Well, when the federal government wants to drop a bomb on the housing market, they go full out.  They announced changes to the mortgage rules yesterday and boy are they doozies!  I will start with what I see as the most significant change going forward for the Canadian consumer. As of October 17th, if you choose a 5 year fixed rate which is currently 2.39%, you will...Read More

Six Things Homebuyers Should Never Say During A Tour

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

Six Things Homebuyers Should Never Say During A Tour

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE

  Source : Inman News While it may be tempting for buyers to say what’s on their mind during the house hunt, agents should encourage them to pause for a moment. There are some things homebuyers should never say on the fly. Others may be listening. Listing agents, sellers, neighbors all have motives to keep tabs on the situation — or there could be even be a recording d...Read More

Selling a Home in a Crowded Market

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

Selling a Home in a Crowded Market

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE

  When you’re about to sell your home, it may be disheartening to see so many other properties for sale in your neighbourhood. You may be thinking, “That’s a lot of competition! Will our property get noticed?” Fortunately, there are many proven strategies for standing out in a sea of For Sale signs. First of all, keep in mind that many home purchasers ...Read More

Just Listed 59 Annie Craig Drive Unit 3506

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

Just Listed 59 Annie Craig Drive Unit 3506

Tags: BROKER CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, TORONTO CONDOS, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, OCEAN CLUB CONDOS

  This location offers the best of both worlds – minutes from downtown but far enough away, you have access to the lake, running & biking trails, restaurants, shopping, transit & much more. This 1-bed unit features a clear view of Lake Ontario that’s one of a kind. Hardwood flooring throughout, Granite countertops, Euro style appliances, floor to ceiling windows & a f...Read More

When it Comes to Offers, It’s Not Always about Price

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

When it Comes to Offers, It’s Not Always about Price

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE

When it Comes to Offers, it’s Not Always about Price When considering which of two or more competing offers to accept for your home, there is no doubt price plays a huge role. After all, if Offer #1 is $10,000 higher than Offer #2, that’s an enticing difference that putsthousands of extra dollars in your pocket. However, price isn’t the only thing you should think abo...Read More

Just Listed 20 Joe Shuster Way Unit 702

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

Just Listed 20 Joe Shuster Way Unit 702

Tags: BROKER CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, Toronto Condos, Toronto Real Estate, King West, Liberty Village. 

Perfect Starter Condo Or Investment Buyer (Tenant Willing to Stay). 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom with Fantasic Views & Location. Steps To King St West, Liberty Village, Transit, Shopping, Grocery & More. Open Concept Floor Plan W/Laminate Floors, Stone Countertops & Stainless Steel Appliances. On Site Amenities: Gym, Party Room, Guest Suites, Library & Roof Terrace.**P...Read More

Just Listed 940 Melton Drive

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

Just Listed 940 Melton Drive

Tags: BROKER CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE, PORT CREDIT REAL ESTATE, Applewood Acres, West Acres, Bungalow

Applewood Acres Bungalow Massive 62’x130’ Landscaped Yard. Brand New Deck & Garden Shed to Enjoy with Mature Trees & Lots of Privacy. Lovely Home W/Finished Basement Featuring 2 Huge Rec. Rooms + 3 Piece Bath. Great for Kids or Entertainment Area. Generous Sized 3 Bedrooms On Main Level W/Hardwood Floors & Lots of Space. You Won’t Want to Miss This...Read More

September 2016 Market Report

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

September 2016 Market Report

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE

Strong Sales & Price Growth in August Toronto Real Estate Board announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported a record 9,813 sales through TREB's MLS® System in August 2016. While this sales result was 23.5 per cent above the number of transactions reported for August 2015, it is important to note that the majority of sales are reported on working days and there were two...Read More

How Much Time Should You Spend Viewing Homes?

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

How Much Time Should You Spend Viewing Homes?

Tags: TORONTO, MISSISSAUGA, TORONTO REAL ESTATE, TORONTO CONDOS, CORRIE HARDING KEIZS, MISSISSAUGA REAL ESTATE

Figuring out how much time you should spend viewing properties for sale is a little like asking, “How long should I spend trying on shoes?” The answer seems obvious: As long as it takes to make a decision! Buying a home is significantly more complex than purchasing shoes – and the stakes are higher too! You need to make sure you have all the information necessary t...Read More

August 2016 Market Report

By: Corrie Harding Keizs

August 2016 Market Report

Tags: toronto real estate, toronto condos, corrie harding keizs, mississauga real estate

Welcome to our August 2016 e-Newsletter  Strong July Price Growth! There were 9,989 home sales through TREB's MLS® System in July 2016. At just shy of 10,000 transactions, this was the best result on record for the month of July!  The MLS® Home Price Index (HPI) Composite Benchmark was up by 16.7 per cent in July 2016 compared to the same month a year earlier. Similarly, th...Read More