November 30, 2009 10


The One That Got Away

I could be talking about the girl that got away, or maybe the chance of a lifetime.  Perhaps it’s the job or maybe even the really big fish that I had on my line but I tried to reel it in too fast and it got away.

But this is a real estate blog, so alas, I’m talking about the perfect condo which I let slide.

I wonder if I’ll live to regret my decision…

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November 27, 2009 5


Speaking of Motivational Speakers…

Hmmm….yes…speaking of which…

You won’t believe the lengths that a Torontonian motivational speaker went to in order to find new clients.

This ties in very well with an article I had written two weeks ago about an under-listed property.  Now we know the true story behind it…

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November 24, 2009 2


The Break Up

No, I don’t mean that awful movie with Jennifer Aniston and Vince Vaughan – the one that was supposed to be amazing but resulted in me lasting only twenty minutes before I changed the channel…

I mean the disastrous break-up between two condo-owners that netted them a massive, and somewhat unexpected financial loss.

I’m no marriage counselor, nor am I the authority figure on relationships, but I’ve always maintained “Don’t buy a property together until you’re good and ready!”

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November 23, 2009 3


Pointing And Laughing!

This is a follow-up on two posts I wrote over a year ago.

I’d like to point out how NOT to sell your property, by giving you an update on these two sad sellers who I had already dissed in 2008, but deserve it again as they both STILL try to sell their properties in late 2009!

I make fun, because – I can…

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November 20, 2009 7


Condos In The S.L.M. – Part Three

Today I’d like to finish this installment with a look at some of the oldest, most obscure, or pre-construction condos in the St. Lawrence Market neighbourhood.

How about a building that is thirty years old?  What about a condominium that most people walk by without knowing it’s there?  And what is happening with new developments like Vu and King East Lofts?

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