Etobicoke Homes Blog

We know it's the US of A where these stats are from but they are relevant to our market and they are Zillow stats. It has been a decade of watching HGTV  and all sorts of shows teaching us how and what to look for when buying or selling your home. 

"The third annual Zillow Group Report on Consumer Housing Trends was released this week. One trend I thought was interesting was this idea of the DSIY “do some of it yourself” seller. After a solid decade of home improvement television and educational content online, it seems like sellers are tackling high impact work like home improvements (50%) and pricing research (39%) before contacting an agent, while still relying on agents to do the heavy lifting operations like paperwork (78%) negotiations (75%) and

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On our website, Etobicokeforsale.com under the Condo heading is a drop-down list of each Condo building in Etobicoke, for instance, 15-25-35 Viking Lane the Tridel complex south of Dundas at the Six Points. On each building we have the current condos for sale and below that, we show a chart that indicates all of the Recent Sold Statistics for 2018. The chart looks like this.

Statistics & Counts  
Field Count Mean
(Average)
Median Mode Low High
List Price 36 $533,789 $519,000 $489,900 $389,995 $750,000
Original Price 36 $534,900 $519,000 $449,900 $389,995 $750,000
Sold Price 36 $534,039 $527,250 $480,000 $390,000 $720,000
%Difference 36
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Is it a Condo, a townhome or a Bungalow , Two Storey home in Etobicoke you wish for?

Your number one move is to get pre-approved for a loan; unless you're a cash buyer, then, by all means, step right up to the plate.

 

Having a bank or money lender (Mortgage Broker- we have two brokers who can give you a speedy reply) pre-approve a loan allows you to begin the search for your dream home with your eyes wide open. You wouldn’t walk into a store to buy a watch if you didn’t know you had the money to pay for it.

 

Finding out just how much money you have to work with will give you a realistic starting place in your search. Once you know the amount, your agent can set up a specific search for homes you can afford. From there you can

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It is undeniable that houses and condos in Etobicoke are luxurious and elegant, simply looking at their exteriors and large lots will make you think that its prices soar above other boroughs. The prices may take you aback but, if you’re a buyer who’s willing to negotiate with the seller, you’ll see how flexible the prices of your dream house can be with the right negotiator at your side.

As a buyer of real estate for sale in Etobicoke, you will want a representative who is professional and can negotiate with the seller and their agent regarding the house that you wish to buy. We have you covered and will help you find the best house for you, the one that fits all your criteria. We specialize in detached, semi-detached, townhomes and condos in

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Urbanites, where you at? Imagine living life in a land where luxury and comfortability meet? Etobicoke is filled with luxurious condominiums, buildings, and houses that exude warmth and serenity. If you want to dive into a wealth of awesome properties, then you might want to check out www.etobicokehomes4sale.com. We have agents armed with the knowledge and experience to help you find the perfect home for you.

 

Houses for sale in Etobicoke run the gambit from classic architecture to more modern abodes; designs that appeal to many different tastes, bridging from traditional to modern style.

 

Etobicokehomes4sale.com agents are also able to help you with houses for sale by owner. They will manage the transactions between the

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 One Sherway is a gorgeous, fairly new complex within literal steps to the best shopping in Toronto. Sherway Gardens is a large, luxury shopping mall serving Etobicoke and Toronto’s west end for over 30 years. One Sherway was built by Great Gulf and Menkes and completed in 2013.

"One Sherway condos for sale"

205 Sherway Gardens Rd. Etobicoke

These towers are the best Etobicoke has to offer. Located centrally with access to the QEW/Gardiner and 427, One Sherway is ideal for commuters, shoppers and young urbanites seeking more space than downtown will offer. Walkscore gives One Sherway a 79 which is very walkable with good transit and lauds it as bikeable. Beautifully maintained with chic common elements this condo building is an excellent place to live and thrive in Etobicoke.

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Coffered Ceilings, 



Dovetailed wooden inserts,




8 foot

Basement ceiling to allow for custom windows and the sunlight...

Heated Towel Bar for your visiting guests,

Wet Bar complete with beverage cooler,


83ravensbournecres.ca

Our Latest listing is a Custom built Luxury home in "The Manor'. From the exterior, this Etobicoke home is a modern Traditional style that you see popping up around the city. Beautiful stonework, big windows, pot lights in abundance. Together they create a wonderful curb appeal with the focus on a mahogany front door entry and porch railing. The difference being is that this home doesn't finish there it continues with the finishes when you enter. The stylish fusion of wood, to metal to stone, the coffered

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Every Etobicoke Local neighbourhood listed on our site has a link to HoodQ.

HoodQ gives you all the data with more detailed info on each Category. Like Local Schools, Public, Middle, Catholic and High and their websites and all sorts of info about the local stores, Local Pharmacy, Local Grocery etc and of course the safety concerns, Closest Local hospital, Local Fire and Local Police Station. Here is the link to our HoodQ on our latest listing in Centennial Park.  http://bit.ly/2F4zsYc  Please feel free to try it out or any of the similar type icons we have on each neighbourhood page on our site. Just go to Neighbourhoods on our Homepage and click on the drop-down menu and choose.

And if you would like some info on your family address just call, email

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Our Take on The Market for Todays Buyers -November 2017

As you may know,

the banks will be introducing new lending rules in January 2018. Buyers with under 20% down have been qualified under these rules for some time already. What this means is that buyers will have to qualify at 2% higher than the benchmark rate. They will still loan at the benchmark rate. The talk seems to say that buyers will qualify for about 17% less. There is a lot of speculation in our industry that prices will adjust downward. This remains to be seen and may take until March April and beyond to take effect.


If this is true it is good news for buyers with good incomes. Opportunity to buy at lower prices than the last couple of years. 


That said as we approach

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In our NEW Informed Sellers Guide, we ask the question of our potential clients to write 10 reasons "Why I love my Home and
neighbourhood?" In 2015 I wrote about Etobicoke neighbourhoods and why we love them best.

Pinterest has a board of 722 best why I love my house images. It's inspiring to look at these images and envision them in your home. There's a blog by the Frugal Homemaker that shows the 20 reasons why she loves her home and they are getting ready to move next year.


Quoted in an essay by unknown "For me happiness starts from my home and ends at my home." Well , why is that?

The main reason we ask is to find out from the home seller why they have loved living there . What is their story? For a home buyer this can be important information.…
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