Do you have what I need?


I’m in search of a few different types of properties for a few buyer clients in and around the downtown and North York area. If you have a property that matches what I’m looking for (and its not already on the MLS), please contact me! I’d love to introduce my buyers. 2 bedroom or 2 […]

Old Food Bank to Become Loblaws


CityPlace and Lakeshore West Residents rejoice! Demolition at the old heritage Daily Bread Food Bank building at Lakeshore and Bathurst has begun. Originally built in 1928, the building was the head office and warehouse for Loblaws. The building has been vacant and boarded up since 2000 and will be replaced with a brand spanking new […]

What’s Going on with B.C.’s Shadow Flipping?

Vancouver condos

If you thought Toronto’s Real Estate Market was hot with all the bidding wars and increased prices, then you’ve probably not heard about the “Shadow Flipping” trend currently going on Vancouver. Imagine selling your property for $1M. Six months later on closing, the buyer actually pays $1.5M but as the seller you don’t see that […]

Real Estate in January

Joy Paterson, Toronto Real Estate Broker

2016 has started off strong. Really strong. In fact, sales through TREB were up 8.2% this past January over the January, 2015. As you can see from the chart below, January 2016 had more sales but less inventory than January 2015. Taking into account the law of Supply and Demand, we also see the average […]

Project: Under Gardiner


Thanks to two Toronto philanthropists, the dark and desolate 1.75 km strip of land under the Gardiner Expressway between Spadina and the CNE grounds will soon be revamped. With a donation of $25 Million, the land will be transformed into an inviting park area with walking and bike trails, gardens, skating, cultural events and even markets […]