Posts Tagged: toronto

Trish Mutch – Toronto Lesbian Realtor

Trish Mutch - Toronto Lesbian Realtor

We are not like other realtors. What makes us different? For home-sellers; we leverage marketing techniques and strategies to promote your home to a wider audience. Combined with our understanding of the wants and needs of the prospect purchaser, we use the latest technologies to increase their desire to compel a faster transaction, at the… Read more »

Warren Fetterly – Ontario, Canada

Warren Fetterly

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Warren Fetterly is a and experienced financial and mortgage professional who believes in integrity, honesty and above all a fun and easy to understand approval process! See Warren’s Expanded… Read more »

Michael P. Atkinson – Gay Toronto Real Estate Agent

Michael P. Atkinson - Toronto Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Requiring perseverance, tenacity, negotiation, and communication skills I have worked with a diverse, high-profile customer base. Today, as a real estate professional, I am bringing those same skills and… Read more »

Perry Ryno – Gay Toronto Real Estate Agent

Perry Ryno - Toronto Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Helping clients with all their real estate needs in our diverse, welcoming, kinetic, and food forward city. Perry Ryno loves Toronto! Full service, full time Realtor since 1994 22… Read more »

Gaelen Patrick – Gay Toronto Real Estate Agent

Gaelen Patrick - Toronto Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: I’m Gaelen Patrick, and I am a full time Gay Real Estate salesperson working with Sutton Group Realty focusing on the downtown Toronto Real Estate Market. I’m very well… Read more »

The Gayborhood: Queen Street West

gayborhood toronto

An indie-spirited, artistically inclined alternative to the city’s uber-queer Church Street Village, Queen Street West (aka simply Queen West) is one of several cool neighborhoods west of downtown. It consists of a long stretch of Queen Street extending west from about University Avenue and the Osgoode metro station for many blocks out beyond Trinity Bellwoods… Read more »

Jim Datlen, Gay Brampton, Ontario Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: My partner and I bought our house in Brampton in 1998 and we love the suburbs! You can choose from vibrant condos or single family homes on quiet streets…. Read more »

Toronto and Vancouver Buyers Can’t Move Up, So They Renovate

Defeated house hunters in Toronto and Vancouver who feel that the supply of affordable homes must be shrinking aren’t entirely imagining the phenomenon. Beata Caranci, chief economist at Toronto-Dominion Bank, says the houses listed for sale are increasingly tilted towards the upper end of the market. Her report, entitled Moving on the Monopoly Board: Buyer… Read more »

Jamie Stokes, Gay Oshawa, Ontario Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: I am a dedicated and driven full time Sales Representative here to help you get your dream home in the area that is best for you. I work full… Read more »

3 Up-And-Coming Toronto Areas You Should Move To Before The Hype Hits

With Toronto constantly growing, neighborhoods around the city are constantly changing and the city’s ever-growing popularity sees the masses of dwellers follow the trend. Hipsters flocking into a certain area is the most obvious sign of gentrification rearing its head – but even right now, without coffee shops and ironic tote bags taking over the… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Real Estate Agent: Philip Kocev, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Real Estate is in my blood! Growing up, conversation at the family dinner table often centered around buying, selling, and investing in real estate. My mother has been a… Read more »

Is Toronto Finally Acting Like a Big City?

When a developer announced last week that he planned to build what would be the tallest building in Canada on the southwest corner of Yonge and Bloor, Toronto seemed unimpressed. Many who wrote online comments about the proposal wondered why on earth this city needs yet another glass condominium tower, even a dramatic 80-storey one… Read more »

Toronto’s Skyline Transformation

For Brooklyn-born Ken Greenberg, this heady era in Toronto is akin to a certain New York moment. In New York City in the late 1920s, an explosion of people and skyscrapers, and especially the addition of iconic structures like the Empire State Building and the Chrysler Building to the skyline, “drew people like magnets” from… Read more »

Featured Gay Mortgage Lender: Warren Fetterly, Toronto, Ontario

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I am a highly educated and experienced mortgage professional who believes in integrity, honesty and above all, superlative client service. See Warren’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here… Read more »

Toronto Gayborhood Gets Rainbow Crosswalks

Toronto is hosting World Pride 2014 from June 20 to June 29, but the Canadian capital has already rolled out a welcome to the global LGBT community by painting crosswalks in the Gay Village with a bright rainbow. Located in the heart of the Toronto gayborhood at Church Street and Alexander and Church Street and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Todd Black, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Todd offers Toronto a wueer eye for a great buy – specializing in downtown lofts and condos. See Todd’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly Realtors… Read more »

Toronto’s Astounding Condo Boom

The worst of times are usually obvious, as in the case of Toronto under Rob Ford. The best of times can take longer to reveal themselves — as in the case of Toronto under Rob Ford, which is most likely to be remembered by future historians not for its political buffoonery but for the amazing… Read more »

Toronto’s Gayborhood Trying to Beautify Streets With Pole Wraps

The Church Wellesley Village Business Improvement Area (BIA) is getting closer to banishing posters from nearly all poles on Church Street in Toronto’s gay village. BIA manager David Wootton says a test pole, just south of Dundonald Street, is now covered with eight-foot-high wrapping. He hopes to eventually cover every pole on the street. The… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Geoff Hartle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Geoff is a dedicated and professional Toronto real estate agent, your source for the Toronto Real Estate market. See Geoff’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly… Read more »

Toronto Area Real Estate Agent Distributes Homophobic Fliers

A Toronto real estate agent has taken it upon himself to distribute an anti-gay flier in Mississauga, Ontario. Towleroad.com reports: A RE/MAX Real Estate agent in the Toronto-area city of Mississauga is under fire for distributing sales brochures which included an article promoting “traditional families” as the best for the future of children, the Mississauga… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Eric Desbiens, Toronto, Ontario

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Eric is a professional, dedicated and client oriented real estate agent working in the greater Toronto real estate market. See Eric’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: John Maguire, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Specializing in central Toronto condos, lofts and townhouses for 14 years, sourcing the unique spaces that best suit clients’ lifestyles. See John’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here… Read more »

Today’s Real Estate Report: Canada

Across Canada, home prices inched higher in December, even as sales were down year over year, CBC News reports: Canadian home prices ticked a little bit higher in December, with the average value of a resale home rising 1.6 per cent to $352,800, according to figures released today. Prices ticked higher even after a large… Read more »

Gay Friendly Toronto

Author: Tim Hewetson Source: SellToronto.com With same sex orientation and unions being more widely recognized and accepted, LGBT buyers have burst into the real estate market. Finding a Realtor© who understands your lifestyle and needs is important. A LGBT Realtor© can be more in-tune with your needs, style, and budgetary requirements. Toronto has many ‘gay… Read more »

Toronto Home Sales Drop, Prices Inch Up

The latest data for Toronto’s housing market isn’t pretty, but it’s still not bad enough to call a hard landing just yet. Home sales in Canada’s biggest city plummeted by more than 19% in the first two weeks of December, compared to the previous month, according to the Toronto Real Estate Board. Sales were down… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Eugene Palermo, Toronto, Ontario

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Successful real estate agents share a number of common traits – including personal integrity, knowledge of their local real estate market and community, marketing skills, good negotiating skills and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Brian Elder, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Brian has been successfully assisting clients buy and sell homes within the many unique and exciting neighbourhoods of Toronto since 1991. With his team approach, Brian and his team’s… Read more »

Toronto Condo Sales Drop, Prices Stall

Condo prices in Toronto have finally stopped climbing. After months of weakness in sales numbers, prices are now coming down in what some observers are calling the most overbuilt condo market in North America. The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) reported Tuesday that condo sales fell 20.5 per cent, year on year, compared to the… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Todd Black, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. There is nothing quite like the experience of matching buyers with sellers, and knowing that you are making a real difference in people’s lives. Todd graduated from University with… Read more »

Toronto, Vancouver Real Estate Markets Cooling Off

Home sales in two of Canada’s hottest housing markets, Toronto and Vancouver, are showing signs of a cooling trend in what could be the beginning of a long-awaited contraction economists have been expecting. The Greater Toronto Realtors Association said Thursday the number of pre-owned homes sold by its members last month was down 13 per… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Gregory M. Brown, Toronto

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. “Your lifestyle… Your home… Leave it to me!” – gregory m. brown Greg’s top priority is to represent your Toronto real estate interests confidently with his friendly, outgoing and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Jarrett Hunter, Toronto

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Jarrett has been working in the downtown and surrounding Toronto Real Estate market for over the past decade. His clients come from all walks of life, cultures, religions and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Philip Kocev, Toronto

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Real Estate is in my blood! When I was growing up, our family dinner conversation was all about Toronto real estate: buying, selling and investing. My mother has been… Read more »

Greater Toronto Condo Market Showing Improvement

The high-rise market in the GTA showed another strong month with 2,928 sales, making it the second-best October on record, the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) revealed. Current year-to-date high-rise sales of 23,747 also set a new record for most high rise sales in a year – surpassing the 22,316 high rise sales… Read more »

Toronto’s Top Ten Neighborhoods

Home sales continue to rise in Canada, according to the latest monthly report by The Canadian Real Estate Association. Existing real estate purchases rose 2.7 per cent in September compared with August and up 11 per cent year to year. While sales slowed in other parts of the country – Canada’s largest metropolitan area experienced… Read more »

ON: Is Toronto Overbuilding the Condo Market?

If there’s one thing that concerns me about Toronto’s real estate market it’s the uncertainty about the boom we are seeing in the pre-construction condo segment. As Toronto’s pre-construction condo market continues to break sales records I wonder when this boom is going to run its course. Over the past few months, my concerns regarding… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Geoff Hartle, Toronto

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Friendly Ontario Realtors and Real Estate Professionals Geoff was born and raised in Downtown Toronto,and spent 17 years living and working in New York, London, Spain and Hong… Read more »

Renting in Toronto’s Gay Village

It’s the kind of day photographers love. A soft, grey, late afternoon light gives the view of downtown Toronto from Sonja Scharf and Kelly Kyle’s south-facing, 20-by-20 foot deck a haunting glow reminiscent of photographer Bret Culp’s show, currently featured in the gallery at their year-old business, Akasha Art Projects, a framing and installation shop… Read more »

Toronto Home Sales Down from Last April, But Prices Up

Greater Toronto realtors reported interesting results this past April. Deals were completed on 9,041 homes, representing a 17% decline compared with April 2010 when sales spiked to a new record. Looking at April 2011 sales from a longer-term perspective, the level of transactions were in line with the April average over the previous five years…. Read more »

Gay Realty Watch: Vancouver, BC

We continue our look into local real estate markets with large gay and lesbian communities. Today, Vancouver, BC, in our friendly neighbor to the north – Robson Street Shopping, Davie Street’s Gay District, and yes, Bubble Tea. Here’s a sampling of what’s going on in the Vancouver real estate market at the moment: Canadian home… Read more »