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The GTA’s top 25 neighbourhoods to buy in, according to MoneySense Magazine

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MoneySense’s list factored in both the hard numbers as well as the professional opinions of realtors.

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Time machine: Home prices in Toronto were 356% cheaper 20 years ago

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House hunters and would-be-buyers in Toronto back in 1996 would have to budget for $265,822 for an average single-family home – a 356% gap from today’s prices.

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Home of the Week: Stunning $4.6 million two-storey hard loft in The Annex

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Former film studio turned spacious two-storey hard loft, this stunning residence located in the heart of the Annex stretches over 5,000 square feet.

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Canadian home prices climb 16.4% in February – largely propped up by Ontario and BC

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The average price of a Canadian home passed the $500,000 mark for the first time ever.

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HGTV Designer Dvira Ovadia: How to work with a designer

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Interior designers are not only for the rich and famous – in actuality, designers can save you time, money and headaches.

5 steps to make yourself mortgage ready

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Before you even lay eyes on any of the homes available in your neighbourhood, here are five things you should do to get yourself mortgage ready.

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HGTV designer Dvira Ovadia: More than just a sink – function, form and design

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A sink is a long-term investment. Most homeowners spend hours prepping and cleaning at their kitchen sink — it’s the heart of the space.

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House of the Week: $2.39 million for a modern two-storey home in Mississauga

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With its contemporary cube-like dimensions, flat roof and sleek interior finishes, this custom built property in Mississauga is a far cry from the city-suburb’s more traditional Victorian and Edwardian inspired houses.

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Get real about home staging – 5 tips for staging your home to sell

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Clean, declutter, organize and price accurately. Even after ticking all those boxes, many home sellers can be faced with a short supply of private tours and open house attendees, much less offers that are enticing enough to pull out the pen and sign on the dotted line for.

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TREB: GTA home prices climb 14% in February as housing market hits new sales record

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According to the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB), total number of home sales across the Greater Toronto spiked to 7,621 in February – up 21.1 per cent compared to the same month last year.

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Condo of the Week: $5.18 million for a two-storey penthouse in Bridle Path, Toronto

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At 5,390 square feet, prospective buyers eyeing the million dollar property can also rest assured they won’t be forging any space by choosing a high-rise over a traditional house.

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Get all fired up – tips for your home fireplace

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As fireplaces are such an impactful design element in your home, make sure you are equipped with a bit of knowledge as you sit there deciding what’s best for your room.