Happy Easter!

Easter Friday = Day Off, for you, and for me. Maybe I'm lazy....or just really, really busy.  Either way, let's agree to meet back here on Monday, and talk about life, and all that it entails... (more…)

See You Monday!

Happy New Year, and I hope you all had a great Christmas break! Toronto Realty Blog will be back on Monday with new posts each and every weekday.....that is....until my Honeymoon in June.... ....I'm told I can't bring my laptop...

P + H = $ (?)

It's a very complicated mathematical formula that has plagued experts for years. Why do the letters "PH" add to the cost of a condo? (more…)

Your Furniture Is Awful!

I've covered this topic before, but I feel we simply must revisit it! Your ugly, old furniture is not worth anything to a potential buyer, and it's actually hindering the sale of your home... (more…)

Monday Morning Quarterback…

Sorry, it was a long weekend, and this is the best blog post I can come up with on short notice. The statistics are in, and I don't believe Tim Horton's are giving us the straight facts on their "Roll...

Happy Family Day!

We all deserve this much-needed gift from Dalton McGuinty! Be thankful that a politician won re-election by giving us a made-up holiday in February, and spend some time with  your family!  Talk to you all on Tuesday! (more…)

Sorry!

It's rare that I don't post on Monday (I think it's only ever happened twice), but I got REALLY tied up yesterday watching football and eating ribs. I mean, who didn't? What a day for Cam Newton! (more…)

Sell Casa Loma?

I'm "all aboard with Ford," but this latest suggestion has me scratching my head a little bit. In a week that saw great suggestions about selling city assets - like some of the TCHC stock, we also saw articles and...

Vertigo!

Sorry if you were expecting a "Friday Funny," or perhaps the classic "Friday Rant." But it seems I have a rare case of (insert: 1950's movie title) which has rendered me unable to drive, write, or make sandwiches that aren't...

Opportunity Knocks!

The timing of this post might seem funny, since I spent two days last week examining financial responsibility. But it can't be denied that some of the best deals of the year will be had in the next two weeks, and I...

Theme Week!

I had a busy, busy weekend!  My finger tips were on fire!  I couldn't stop writing about the legal jargon in builder's Agreements and thus I have spawned an entire week of posts! If you don't like contract law you...

Dummy Inventory

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post detailing my "predictions for the fall market." There were a few comments from my readers that attempted to poke holes in my thoughts and opinions, and I don't blame them. Most...

Concierge: Hit or Miss?

Would you prefer if your building had a 24/7 concierge? Probably.  But when it comes down to paying for it, you might reconsider. Over the long weekend, I experienced first-hand both why a building should have a concierge, and then...