Toronto Real Estate Market Summary – August 2018

These are the statistics for the August real estate market report for Toronto.

Lake Simcoe Waterfront: 2018 Mid-Year Sales Update

Highlights: Waterfront sales on Lake Simcoe in the first half of 2018 are down 67% from the same period in 2017.  Days on market however, are higher in some areas including Innisfil, Oro-Medonte and Georgina.  A higher than expected increase in prices affected the Innisfil and Orillia areas with the average price in Innisfil up…
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Toronto Real Estate Market Summary – June 2018

An infographic breakdown of the Toronto real estate market’s performance last month. Plus, Market Watch with Chestnut Park CEO, Chris Kapches.

Toronto Real Estate Market Summary – May 2018

An infographic breakdown of the Toronto real estate market’s performance last month. 

Toronto Short-Term Rental By-Law Changes Postponed

The following is a statement released by the City of Toronto regarding the postponement of the recent short term rental by-law changes:   On December 7, 2017, and January 31, 2018, Council approved the regulation of short-term rentals in Toronto. The new rules, which require short-term rental companies to obtain a licence and short-term rental…
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2017 Lake Simcoe Waterfront Market Review

2017 Lake Simcoe Waterfront Market Review In 2017, the Lake Simcoe waterfront real estate market experienced a 14.2% overall increase in the average price within the areas that we have been reporting which, include: Georgina Innisfil Oro-Medonte Orillia Ramara Beaverton   The total number of sales dropped by 43% in 2017.  There were 159 sales…
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2017 Chestnut Park Recognition Awards

Will The Future Of Airbnb Impact The Toronto Real Estate Market?

by Claxton Finn & Roxanne Henderson / Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, Brokerage. Airbnb has revolutionized the way people think about travelling by creating a trusted community marketplace for people to “list, discover, and book unique accommodations around the world” – Airbnb. From condos to cottages, and castles to treehouses, the company can connect you…
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Holiday Gift Guide For The Entire Family

With Christmas right around the corner we decided to put together a gift guide for all of our wonderful followers. In this three part series we will detail our favourite gift for each member of your family. Check in everyday this week if you are looking for that special gift, for that special someone. Kids…
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Is It Better To Buy Or Rent A Vacation Home?

When you’re considering bringing a slice of the vacation life into your life permanently with the purchase of a vacation property, you need to make sure it makes financial sense. It’s a tough decision and that’s why so many people debate about whether it is better to buy or rent a vacation home. After the…
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