Sunday, September 17, 2023 / by Teresa Pileggi
How Much Is My House Worth?
Looking to sell but you are not sure what your property is worth? I'd be happy to help you estimate the value of your house, but I'll need more information to provide a reasonably accurate estimate. The value of a house depends on various factors including location, size, condition, local real estate market trends, and more. Here are some key factors that can influence the value of your house:
Location: The location of your house plays a significant role in determining its value. Houses in desirable neighborhoods or areas with good schools, amenities, and highway or transit accessibility tend to have higher values.
Size and Layout: The size of your house, including the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, and overall square footage, can impact its value. The layout and design also contribute to its attractiveness to potential buyers. Special features like a pool, a modern kitchen, energy-efficient appliances, or a well-landscaped yard can increase the v. ...
Thursday, September 7, 2023 / by Teresa Pileggi
Buying a home is a significant decision and can be a daunting task that requires careful consideration. Here are some key factors to keep in mind when purchasing a home:
1. Budget and Affordability: Determine your budget and evaluate your financial situation. Consider not only the down payment but also ongoing expenses like mortgage payments, property taxes, insurance, utilities, and maintenance costs. Be financially prepared so that it doesn’t turn out to be a financial nightmare for a long time. Choose a reputable and experienced real estate agent to guide you through the home-buying process and negotiate on your behalf.
2. Neighborhood: Research the neighborhood's safety, crime rates, community amenities, and overall atmosphere. A visit to the area during different times of the day can help you get a feel for the neighborhood.
3. Home Size and Layout: Decide on the size ; ...
Wednesday, September 6, 2023 / by Teresa Pileggi
HOUSING MARKET INQUIRIES
People often seek information on the current trends in the housing market, including price fluctuations, inventory levels, and the overall health of the real estate industry. Real estate market trends play a huge role in the housing market.
According to the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), Prices have grown around 10% to 15% across the country since January, equivalent to the beginning of 2022, before the Bank of Canada’s interest rate increase of 25% basis points. Concerns about housing affordability have been on the rise, with people wanting to know about affordable housing options, government assistance programs, and strategies to save for a down payment. With rising housing prices, many individuals are concerned about affordability. People seek information on strategies to afford a home, government assistance programs, and ways to navigate the challenges of buying or renting a property. Many indivi. ...
Wednesday, July 12, 2023 / by Teresa Pileggi
A rare find! Welcome to the Iconic Award-Winning Boutique condo at Harbourfront Terrace. Prestigious address located in Toronto's most desirable Waterfront neighbourhood. This unit boasts over 1386 sq. ft. of luxury living space. Awesome lake front condo with an unobstructed breathtaking south view of Lake Ontario. This unit is spacious and bright and offers floor to ceiling windows. Custom renovated chef's kitchen with pantry, hi-end stainless steel built-in appliances, impressive center island with quartz countertops and mosaic backsplash. Stunning open concept living and dining room with fireplace and breathtaking views of the lake. Do you love to entertain? This unit offers an oversize balcony which is perfect for patio furniture and a dining table to enjoy a get together overlooking water. The spacious primary bedroom comes equipped with a custom built in closet and a stellar spa 5 piece bathroom with his and hers sink, a freestanding bathty ...