By: Steven Sarasin

Listing Agent vs Buyer’s Agent: What’s the Difference?

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Yes, there’s a difference between a listing agent vs. buyer’s agent, but it’s not as obvious as the name implies. Here’s what to know and how to choose your agent.   Do you know the difference between a listing agent and a buyer’s agent? The simple answer is in the name: a listing agent represents the seller while the buyer’s agent represents the buyer.&nb...Read More

How to Start Your Home Search: Step by Step

By: Steven Sarasin

How to Start Your Home Search: Step by Step

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Ready to own your first home? Take a deep breath and use this step-by-step guide on how to start your home search with confidence.   You’re ready to buy your first home! This is an exciting time for any homeowner-to-be, but the process can seem daunting and scary, too. This is especially true right now, where a seller’s market has been the topic of conversation and inventory rem...Read More

The 3 Pricing Strategies for Selling Your Home

By: Steven Sarasin

The 3 Pricing Strategies for Selling Your Home

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How do you price your home when selling? We use three different strategies, and local market conditions determine when to use each one. Learn more.   When you’re selling your home, you might think that choosing an asking price is based on your home’s value alone. This is a great starting point and should be the main factor when deciding on a price. But what you might not realize ...Read More

How to Buy in a Seller’s Market

By: Steven Sarasin

How to Buy in a Seller’s Market

Tags: Toronto is still in the midst of a seller’s market, but there’s hope for home buyers. Use these tips to buy the home you want in a seller’s market.

The seller’s market that’s shaping much of Toronto’s real estate shows no signs of slowing, and it’s leaving many would-be home buyers frustrated. In a seller’s market, the number of available properties is eclipsed by the number of buyers. This leads to higher home prices, tighter buyer competition, and properties flying off the market in very short time spans. ...Read More