January 2023 Market Report

By: RE/MAX WEST REALTY INC.

January 2023 Market Report

Tags: Toronto Market Report

  Welcome into 2023, 2022 is in the books, the kids are back to school and we are back to business. It's time to talk about our favorite topic, and that is real estate! So what does 2023 really have in store for us as the buyers or the sellers? 2023 is a year that's gonna be a year of possibilities, and the reason I say it's possibilities is that although 2023 is bringing sp...Read More

4 Signs You’re Ready for Homeownership

By: RE/MAX WEST REALTY INC.

4 Signs You’re Ready for Homeownership

Tags: homeownership, first time home buyer

  Buying your first home is a big deal. And while you may feel like you’re ready to take that step, here are 4 things that will prove it.   1. You have at least 5% available for a downpayment.   To buy your first home, you need to come up with at least 5% for a downpayment. From there, you’ll be expected to have roughly 1.5% of the purchase price set aside for closi...Read More

Why HME Group

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Why HME Group

Tags: Toronto housing market, picking a realtor, Why HME Group

Why HME Group?  We believe that home ownership is a right, not a privilege!  It shouldn't matter if you are a high-income individual or someone working for an average wage. Everyone has a dream of owning a home. A home is more than just a place you live. It's about lifestyle, security, and safety, it's a place where you build your memories and your dreams. ?? Our job at HME...Read More

Toronto Market Is CRASHING - Is it Time to Invest or Exit? - Ask An Expert

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Toronto Market Is CRASHING - Is it Time to Invest or Exit? - Ask An Expert

Tags: Toronto Housing Market and Investing

The Toronto Market is entering a recession which can cause a lot of questions from potential investors, first-time home buyers, and people looking to sell.  This week I sat down with Ken Tucker, from Dominion Lending who brings over 20 years of experience in the industry. Not only as a mortgage broker but as a real estate investor as well.  We talk about investing in real estate, ...Read More

YOU CAN'T TRUST THE HEADLINES: Toronto Real Estate - Purchasing & Investing, ask an expert.

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YOU CAN'T TRUST THE HEADLINES: Toronto Real Estate - Purchasing & Investing, ask an expert.

Tags: Toronto Purchasing and Investment

Here at HME Group, we help you achieve your lifestyle goals and pursue your dreams through safe, informed investments in real estate while delivering unparalleled value and service. We want to weed through the hype, headlines, and media and make wise decisions based on fundamentals and economics.  In this blog post, we sit down with Ken Tucker from Dominion Lending Centers to talk about what...Read More

Housing Prices Predicted To Drop By 25% By The End Of 2023 - Here Is Our Take

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Housing Prices Predicted To Drop By 25% By The End Of 2023 - Here Is Our Take

Tags: Toronto housing market

    In a recent article CTV and Bloomberg, both predicted that by the end of 2023 we would see the real estate market drop by 25%. If you're a seller does that not make you want to sell right away so that you can retain your equity? And if you are a buyer does that not make you want to wait until the end of 2023 to purchase, so that you can take advantage of a price drop?  If...Read More

How Gen Z & Millennials Can Buy A Home In This Market

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How Gen Z & Millennials Can Buy A Home In This Market

Tags: Gen Z and Millennials buying a home

  CTV recently posted an article giving Gen Z and Millennials four strategies to get into the housing market. Their strategies were -  1. Save aggressively and long term (gee thanks) 2. Earn more income ??  3. Expand your options (what are they??) 4. Don't lose hope Hmm, I'm not sure how helpful these really are! We decided to develop our own f...Read More

What You Can Do With 100K Investment

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What You Can Do With 100K Investment

Tags: real estate investment

We think that real estate is the most significant investment you can make, but we don't want to be biased and convince you, we want to SHOW you. Let's say you have 100K that you would like to invest but are unsure what avenue will give you the greatest return with the lowest risk. Below we dive into three different possible scenarios you could choose from so that you ca...Read More

What They Aren't Telling You About The Toronto Housing Market

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What They Aren't Telling You About The Toronto Housing Market

Tags: Toronto housing market

The big question right now when it comes to real estate is: What am I supposed to do in this market? With the constant doom and gloom from the media, people have been left uneasy and afraid to make any real moves. So how can you sift through the headlines and get to the bottom of what's really going on? In this blog post, we are going to unpack that for you, so that you can answer the big bu...Read More

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