What Options Exist Outside Toronto?

This website isn't called "Ajax Realty Blog," and yet I feel that checking in on some of the areas outside the GTA might be prudent at times. The average price of a detached home in Toronto was $1,053,871 in September, and some...

Why NOT Bully?

Okay, don't read that headline, if you're a slightly overweight 12-year-old with a learning disability, an absentee father, and a need for attention.  At least, that's how I picture the average, cliché, playground bully... Hopefully, you knew I'd be talking about "bully...

Confusion, Fear, & Gambling!

All three words were central to today's blog post, and I couldn't pick just one; hence today's title. I've noticed a new trend in Toronto real estate, and while it's not new in a sense that it's never happened before, the frequency...

Drop Everything You’re Doing…

...and don't take your eyes away from the computer screen. Don't leave the house, don't plan any social events, and don't leave your cell phone for a single second!  If you're going to take a shower, Apple-be-damned, take the goddam...

Toronto’s Narrowest House!

CityTV ran a story the other day on "Toronto's narrowest house," and it provided viewing pleasure for more than a few folks. The house in question is on an 8-foot-wide lot, and is 7-feet-wide inside, so form your own opinions...

To Build, or To Buy?

It's a tough question, and as you might assume, it comes with a myriad of considerations. What's the location?  What is the price point?  How long are you looking to remain in the house? I'm not convinced that there's money...

Oh, Oh, Open House!

Wow!  What an experience! My last open house shined a light on all the, um, "characters," that come through your average open house on Saturday and Sunday from 2-4pm, and believe me when I say it was a revolving door...

What $1,000,000 Buys Today In Toronto

If you're feeling blue on this rainy Friday morning, then don't read this post. Alas, this is a sarcastic look at a really, really, really poorly-built house, listed for $999,900 somewhere in Toronto. Not in any way, shape, or form, do I...