Posts Tagged ‘sell

There were two articles in the Globe and Mail newspaper recently discussing the Baby Boom Generation. One was an article by Rob Carrick. Rob discusses the size of the Baby Boom Generation (born in the years 1946 and 1965), plus their affect on the housing market. The other article was written by Chris Atchison. Chris […]

For sale by owner is the process of selling a home without using a real estate agent. In the private sales process, Sellers work to find a buyer for their home by marketing their own property. Home owners selling their own home because they want to take more control of the process and save thousands […]

You might have to accept apologies on this blog post because it might see somewhat like a rant. But seriously, how much money should Canadians be expected to pay for a home? How much debt should a family take on in order to have a home in a good neighbourhood in Toronto. Perhaps some people […]

Brampton and Mississauga are located in Peel Region. Combined, they would be the 3rd largest city in Canada, behind Toronto and Vancouver. Both Mississauga and Brampton are unique in Canada and perhaps unique in North America. Mississauga, once a commuter city adjacent to Toronto, is now a large city unto itself. Mississauga now has a […]

Richmond Hill Ontario is a great community North of Toronto. Located North of highway 407, Richmond Hill is a very active real estate market for selling privately and selling with a real estate agent. Richmond Hill’s borders are Highway 7 to the South, Bathurst to the West, Highway 404 to the East and Bloomington Road […]

One of the most common Real Estate questions we receive at PropertySold.ca is “How can I sell my home myself and advertise on MLS.ca/Realtor.ca?”. This is a popular real estate question because home sellers want to be able to advertise their property on MLS.ca/Realtor.ca, but also save money. Many people these days want to do […]

The Bank of Canada decided not to raise interest rates on Tuesday. They kept their overnight rate at 1%. On Wednesday the BoC spoke more about the state of the Canadian economy. The newspapers and economist dissected the works of Mark Carney and determined that he removed the word “eventually” from his comments about when […]

Like we previously mentioned, it is very hard to predict when a bubble will burst. The housing market in Canada may or may not be in a real estate bubble. If so, it might never “burst” or it might simply drop to the highs of a few years ago. The most drastic scenario is that […]

This MLS real estate video shows how buyers can find a home on MLS.ca®/Realtor.ca® and then proceed to contact the seller directly. The buyers contact the sellers directly by finding more information about the property for sale on the Realtor® website. The the buyer or (real estate agent representing the buyer) can contact the seller […]

There are 2 very popular Free Online Classified websites in Canada. They are Kijiji and Craigslist. Both of these websites allow sellers to post any item (car, hockey cards, bikes, homes) on their website for free. We encourage our sellers to post their home for sale on Kijiji and Craigslist and PropertySold.ca even includes an […]

A few weeks ago we wrote about Making Money from Flipping Homes. In that blog post we mentioned 2 homes that we were keeping our eye one. One was a 2 bedroom detached home in the Greater Toronto Area purchased for $330,000 and asking $400,000. The other home was a 3 bedroom detached home in […]

We have had a fast correction in real estate in Canada. No evidence that we are going to have the collapse currently going on in the United States. Canada is currently running at record low interest rates so everyone needs to pay attention to interest rate announcements before contemplating a new home purchase. Happy house […]

Selling your own home using the for sale by owner method is a great money saving idea. Unfortunately, as with any medium that allows for email communication there are scammers who will attempt to pray upon your eagerness to sell. When putting your house up for sale on the internet you need to be aware […]


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