Where Are All The Toronto Lofts For Rent?

Where Are All The Toronto Lofts For Rent?

So, you're a loft lover like us but not yet personally or financially ready to buy a Toronto loft for s...

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What to Know as Toronto Loft Prices Soar

What to Know as Toronto Loft Prices Soar

The Toronto Real Estate Board recently released their June 2016 market stats and it was another hot month for GTA real estate. Sales were strong across the GTA, constrained solely by listing...

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Buyers of Toronto Lofts: What Latest Government Actions Mean For You

Buyers of Toronto Lofts: What Latest Government Actions Mean For You

From the recent release of Canada's 2016 Budget to a ramp-up in Province-led initiatives aimed at better controlling the Ontario real estate industry, the last few weeks have seen a flurry of annou...

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Toronto Loft Market Has Become a Game of Never Have I Ever

Toronto Loft Market Has Become a Game of Never Have I Ever

Multiple bids on rare, hard lofts or units in boutique buildings in the best of neighbourhoods have been commonplace for some time now. But things have gotten so crazy in this early spring market, ...

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Selling or Buying A Loft? Know Your Cost Per Sq Ft.

Selling or Buying A Loft? Know Your Cost Per Sq Ft.

The spring market really has started early this year and with it (finally), an influx of ...

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Toronto Loft Buyers Take Note: New Ontario Condo Act Passed

Toronto Loft Buyers Take Note: New Ontario Condo Act Passed

If you already own a Toronto loft or you've been thinking of buying a loft for sale in Toronto, there ...

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Buying a Toronto Loft in 2016? New Down Payment Rules You Need To Know About.

Buying a Toronto Loft in 2016? New Down Payment Rules You Need To Know About.

Earlier this month, the Federal Government, working with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, announced new legislation...

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Are Toronto Lofts a Better Investment Than Condos?

Are Toronto Lofts a Better Investment Than Condos?

Yes. And No. It depends. We talked in last week’s post on ...

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Toronto Loft Wars: Hard Lofts Versus Soft Lofts

Toronto Loft Wars: Hard Lofts Versus Soft Lofts

It used to be that Toronto Realtors specializing in the loft market could easily explain to their clients the differences between hard lofts and soft lofts. But now, the term soft loft is so overus...

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Buying A Toronto Loft With Less Down

Buying A Toronto Loft With Less Down

Many first-time buyers struggle to come up with a 20% down payment to b...

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New Protections Imminent For Buyers Of Historic Toronto Lofts

New Protections Imminent For Buyers Of Historic Toronto Lofts

After years of planning and public/industry consultation, the Province recently released highlights from the proposed new Ontario Condo Act. The new legislation aims to better safeguard owners of ...

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Price Gap Between Toronto Lofts and Houses Grows

Price Gap Between Toronto Lofts and Houses Grows

It’s the great real estate divide. The price gap between Toronto condos–and this includes Toronto lofts–and houses hit a new record high last year, creating greater disparity in t...

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Top Toronto Lofts Under $500,000

Top Toronto Lofts Under $500,000

Recent cuts to mortgage rates have spurred a new generation of buyers to jump onto the Toronto real estate bandwagon. With lower interest rates, it’s easier for first-time buye...

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Maintenance Fee Myths

Maintenance Fee Myths

Maintenance Fee Myths

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Could Plunging Oil Prices Affect the Toronto Loft Market?

Could Plunging Oil Prices Affect the Toronto Loft Market?

While Canadian homeowners welcomed news of mortgage rate cuts, the plunging oil prices that helped to drive the Bank of Canada’s cut in prime lending rates by 0.25% is unsettling news for the...

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Affordable Toronto Lofts Under $500 / Sq. Ft.

Affordable Toronto Lofts Under $500 / Sq. Ft.

*This beautiful representation of The Wrigley Lofts is currently for sale see the listing on our homepage ...

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Selling Toronto Lofts: Why Photography Matters

Selling Toronto Lofts: Why Photography Matters

We’ve all seen horrible shots of Toronto lofts on MLS listings. Blurry images and bad angles. Terrible lighting that makes the client’s loft look dingy and fisheye lens contortions that...

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Pricing Toronto Lofts for Sale

Pricing Toronto Lofts for Sale

Selling a loft quickly, for market value or higher, requires a solid pricing stra...

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HOW TO WIN BIDDING WARS AND STILL RESPECT YOURSELF IN THE MORNING.

HOW TO WIN BIDDING WARS AND STILL RESPECT YOURSELF IN THE MORNING.

There are many articles written on this topic, most more in-depth than mine. I tend to not state the obvious like "get pre-approved" or "research the Neighbourhood". Instead, what I propose are ide...

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The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto

The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto

The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto If you’ve ever listed a ...

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HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH FOR A PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONDO?

HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH FOR A PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONDO?

Just wrote a Blog post for Condos.ca; check it out ...

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DISCOUNT BROKERS - CAN THEY REALLY SELL YOUR PROPERTY FOR $199??

DISCOUNT BROKERS - CAN THEY REALLY SELL YOUR PROPERTY FOR $199??

So how does a real estate company actually sell your home for less than what MrLOFT.ca pays a professional photographer just to photograph your property? There are a number of small companies offer...

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Quick-fix Soundproofing Solutions

Quick-fix Soundproofing Solutions

No loft or condo building is 100% sound proof. Noise is part of downtown living, and a part of living in a multi-unit building.  However over the years I have come to realize that there are de...

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