Welcome to my April email newsletter!

The real estate market in Toronto has been generating more headlines than usual over the past few months - for my take on what's really happening in the market, check out my latest blog post below.

For anyone who has moved from a condo apartment to a house, they know there's a definite learning curve - least of which is that you won't be able to exit a Home Depot for less than $300! If you're considering a move to a house, there are some things you'll want to know - scroll down for a good piece from HGTV.

And of course, I have two featured listings including a one bedroom plus den suite with parking at the St. James Condos in St Lawrence Market that's available for lease!

Check out www.be-at-home.com for exciting real estate opportunities!


Brian Elder
Sales Representative,
Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd. 
416 921 1112
Toronto’s Top 10 Burgers, According To A Guy Who Has Tried 187 Of Them, And Counting
Michael Nusair, burger aficionado. Photo courtesy of Michael Nusair Early last year we featured a Toronto man who had made it his mission to eat a burger every day for a year. Not all heroes wear capes. And it turns out, he’s not alone in the search for Toronto’s perfect patty.
Toronto's Sandwich Fest: April 22
On Sunday April 22nd 2018, Toronto will play host to its premier sandwich celebration, Toronto Sandwich Fest. The often underestimated sandwich will finally be given the credit it is due as vendors from across the city showcase their delicious offerings. Our marketplace will also feature merchandise vendors selling locally made items for you to take home. 
Toronto Real Estate Perspective: March 2018
I’m going to make a bold statement: just because you own a car doesn’t mean you have to buy a house with parking. In fact, you may end up saving money by buying a property that doesn’t have dedicated parking.
10 Things You Need to Know When Moving From a Condo to a House
Maybe your condo fees have increased one too many times, you’ve got a bun in the oven or you just want your own piece of land to plant some roots – whatever the motivation, there can be a bit of a learning curve when moving from condo to house. If you’re about to step up the property ladder, read on for some useful everyday tips to make the transition as smooth as possible. 
Calling All Condo Investors!
1 103 Pembroke St : $549,900
This Condo Is Tenanted 'In Perpetuity' & Tenant Cannot Be Removed For Buyer To Occupy In Future. Tenant Must Be Assumed! This Is A 2 Level, 2 Bdrm, Super Spacious Investment Condo
The Saint James Condos!
505 39 Jarvis St: $2,600/month
Very Well Maintained, One Bedroom Plus Den (Easily Used As 2nd Bdrm) Suite With Private Balcony And Parking, Featuring Crisp Galley Style Kitchen With Pass Through & Breakfast Bar, Upgraded Bamboo Flooring, Spacious Master W/ Walk-In Closet & Ensuite Bath, Welcoming Entrance With Plenty Of Storage, Powder Room & Laundry. Steps To St. Lawrence Market Shopping, Restaurants, Theatre, Harbourfront, Financial Core And More.
Toronto Real Estate Board Market News
TORONTO, April 4, 2018 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,228 residential transactions through TREB’s MLS® System in March 2018. This result was down by 39.5 per cent compared to a record 11,954 sales reported in March 2017 and down 17.6 per cent relative to average March sales for the previous 10 years.
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