Steven  Maislin

Steven Maislin

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Toronto Vacancy Tax – Public Input Opportunity

The City of Toronto is continuing to consult with the public on the potential implementation of a tax on vacant residential units.

Click here to view background information provided by City Staff at a recent consultation session.

TREB Position

The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) is encouraged with the evidence-based approach that all levels of government are taking in assessing the housing market and we look forward to working with City Council as they move forward with consultations on a potential Toronto Vacancy Tax.  

These home staging tips will help you speed up the selling process.

Prepping your home for sale can feel completely overwhelming. It's like magnifying the stress of tidying up and making your house "guest ready," tenfold. Because you've got to make it look good, really, really good, for guests you don't even know. They're not your family or your friends. They are prospective buyers, and they are coming to examine your most intimate quarters and decide if they can see themselves living there, too.

Dear Friend August 2017

Another good month for the Toronto real estate board, as TREB members sold 5,921 homes in July. The average sales price now stands at $857 823, up 17% over year-end 2016 of $729,827. There are 18,751 active listings on the market and with an anticipated sale of 5,500 homes in August, There are 4 listings, (homes listed for sale) for the average buyer to choose from. These are averages, with some areas having only two listings available per sale, others having 6 homes for sale.

Tips to Sell a Home in the Summer

For many of us, summer holds a lifelong appeal. Maybe it is the memories of the end of school or maybe it's the warm weather – whatever the reason, summer tends to bring up positive feelings. However, not everything is better in summer. If you are going to sell your home in summer, you should know that this time of year can sometimes be surprisingly challenging for home sellers.

May 2015 - Crazy Real Estate Market

May 2015,

Dear Friend,

The Toronto real estate market is just CRAZY! Huge demand for real estate ownership has made April 2015, with 11,303 homes sold, the highest sales record for April sales, (up 17% over April 2014), in the history of the Toronto Real Estate Board.

Hot Toronto Real Estate Market Continues!

And the hot Toronto real estate market continues!  The Toronto Real Estate Board reported the sale of 6,338 homes in February, a substantial 11.3 % year-over-year increase compared to February 2014.


Hot Toronto Real Estate Market Continues!

And the hot Toronto real estate market continues!  The Toronto Real Estate Board reported the sale of 6,338 homes in February, a substantial 11.3 % year-over-year increase compared to February 2014.


Housing Sales Across GTA

Housing sales across the Greater Toronto Area climbed 11.3% in February from a year ago, helping to push the average sale price of detached homes in the city pass the $1 million mark for the first time.

welcome to 2015

With 4,446 homes sold on the Toronto Real Estate Board in December, 2014 went down in the history books as the second most active year in the history of the Board with 92,867 sales, just below 2007’s record of 93,193 homes sold.

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