TREB Issued January, 2019 Market Stats

    TREB Issued January, 2019 Market Stats   TREB President Garry Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 4,009 home sales through TREB’s MLS® in January 2019 – up by 0.6 per cent compared to January 2018. On a preliminary seasonally adjusted basis, sales were up by 3.4 per cent compared to December, 2018. “It is encouraging to see the slight increase in January transactions on a year-over-year basis, even with the inclement weather experienced in the GTA region during the last week of the month. The fact that the number of transactions edged upwards is in line

Happy New Year 2019

                                              Happy New Year 2019 Congratulations Wish you all the best throughout Year 2019 Max Seal Team iPro Realty, Brokerage, Toronto  

75 Haddington Ave, Bedford Park, Toronto, SOLD for $2,000,000 in October, 2018

  75 Haddington Ave., Toronto Selling price: $2-million Previous selling prices: $1,289,000 (2013); $910,000 (2009) Realty Taxes: $8,849 (2017) Days on the market: 7   The home has a joined open eat-in kitchen and family room and finished maple hardwood floors.   On a residential street just east of Avenue Road, there were two properties listed in June. One seller sought $2-million, while the owner of this three-bedroom house on a 30-by-130-foot lot started under $1.4-million. Competition between 13 bidders drove the final price to $2-million within a week’s time.   Family room has a gas fireplace   In the Cricket Club

75 De Vere Gardens, Custom built home, Cricket Club Area, Toronto, SOLD over $4.5 million

  75 De Vere Gardens, Toronto Asking price: $4,560,000 Selling price: $4,525,000 Lot Size: 50 ft X 131 ft Previous selling price: $1,520,000 (2013) Taxes: $19,242 (2017) Days on the market: 37   This Cricket Club residence with a built-in double garage caught the interest of many buyers when first listed with an asking price of $4,695,000 in February this year and drew two offers. The seller declined both offers and instead reduced the asking price to $4.56-million in late April. In May, one of those two initial bidders came back with an improved offer of $4.525-million and a final deal

24 Macpherson Avenue, Yorkville, Annex, Upscale Renovation, SOLD $6,450,000

    24 Macpherson Avenue, Yorkville, Annex Listed Price: $6,750,000 Sold Price: $6,450,000 Neighbourhood: Yorkville, Annex Previously sold: $2,150,000, in 2011, prior to a renovation The property A renovated 19th-century home in the north end of Yorkville.   Background history The home was built in 1870 and was one of the original properties in the area. The sellers, both real estate agents, showed the home more than a dozen times when it was on the market in 2010, but ended up buying it themselves in 2011. They completed extensive renovations over several years, and now they’re downsizing to a smaller home in

55 Jocelyn Cres, Toronto, Leslie and Lawrence, Don Mills SOLD Price $1,525,000

  55 Jocelyn Cres, Toronto, Leslie and Lawrence, Don Mills Sold Price $1,525,000   Address: 55 Jocelyn Cres., Toronto   Main Intersection: Leslie St. and Lawrence Ave. E.   Asking price: $1,580,000   Selling price: $1,525,000   Previous selling price: $39,275 (1970)   Area: approx. 1,500 sq. ft., + about 600 sq. ft. finished basement   Lot size: 57 ft X 160 ft   single-car carport, private drive, three parking spaces   Taxes: $5,733 (2017)   Bedrooms: 3   Bathrooms: 2   Sold: Feb. 6, 2018     55 Jocelyn Cres, Toronto, Leslie and Lawrence, Don Mills Sold Price $1,525,000   Max’s Comment: This house is located in the upscale

75 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, Bayview and Moore homes, Leaside, SOLD Price over $2,037,000

  75 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, SOLD – Sold Price $2,037,075   Address: 75 Sutherland Dr, Totonto   Main Intersection: Bayview and Moore   Asking price: $1,799,000   Selling price: $2,037,075   Previous selling price: $231,600 (1986)   Area: approx. 2,000 sq. ft., plus finished basement   Lot size: 33-by-140 feet   single car attached garage, private drive   Taxes: $7,289 (2018)   Bedrooms: 3 + 1   Bathrooms: 5   Sold: Feb. 26, 2018     This two-storey detached home is located in the prime location of south Leaside, was on the market for 8 days and sold well over the asking price.   This is a spacious family home

227 Divadale Dr, Toronto, Laird and Eglinton homes, Leaside, SOLD Price $1,460,000

  227 Divadale Dr, Toronto SOLD – Sold Price $1,460,000   Address: 227 Divadale Dr, Toronto   Main Intersection: Laird Dr. and Eglinton Ave. E.   Type: Semi-Detached   Asking price: $1,379,000   Selling price: $1,460,000   Previous selling price: $325,000 (1998)   Area: about 1,958 sq. ft.   Lot size: 30-by-135 feet   single-car detached garage, private drive   Taxes: $5,686 (2017)   Bedrooms: 4   Bathrooms: 2     This Leaside two-storey semi-detached home was on the market for 9 days and  sold over the listing price.   This home is an extra-large semi-detached with very spacious bedrooms, a large family room, a long driveway that

37 Anderson Ave, Toronto, Yonge and Eglinton homes, Chaplin Estates, SOLD price $1,935,000

  37 Anderson Ave, Toronto SOLD – Sold price $1,935,000   Address: 37 Anderson Ave., Main Intersection: Yonge St. and Eglinton Ave. W. Asking price: $1,989,000 Selling price: $1,935,000 Previous selling price: $1,720,000 (2016) Area: about 2,000 sq. ft. Lot size: 30-by-100-ft., no garage, mutual drive with 1 parking space Taxes: $8,422 (2017) Bedrooms: 3 + 1 Washrooms: 3     Located in the affluent Chaplin Estates area and close to the mid-town intersection of Yonge St. and Eglinton Ave., this two-storey detached home sold for 97 per cent of the asking price in 2 weeks.   This home is fully renovated, it has a stylish main floor with

Owning or Renting Homes or Condo Apartments In Toronto

            Owning or Renting Homes or Condo Apartments In Toronto Max Seal, Broker’s Comments: In Toronto as of now, we are in April, 2018. The question of  “Owning or Renting Homes or Condo Apartments In Toronto” is a subjective one and the merits an demerits vary greatly between the prospective home buyers and the home or apartment renters and their individual family and financial circumstances. Here are some of the facts in Toronto real estate market as of April, 2018: For the Toronto Home or Condo Buyers:   Toronto Home Prices somewhat declined after close