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Toronto’s housing market experienced another month where sales and prices hit record highs, even as COVID-19 cases increased and the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) wound down.

According to the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB) the average selling price of all homes in September was $960,772, up 14% from the same time last year. Sales were also up last month by 15% compared to last year, while average days on market dropped 30.4% to 16.

Pent up demand was once again considered the catalyst for another record month, combined with low interest rates.

The average price of a condo in the city rose to $593,497, up 7% from September last year. In comparison, sales of semi-detached houses were up by 49%, townhouses increased by…

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The High Park neighbourhood is home to a wide range of houses, activities, and people. At its centre is the neighbourhood’s namesake, a mixed recreational and natural park with sporting facilities, cultural & educational facilities, gardens, playgrounds and even a zoo. Located just west of Toronto’s downtown core, High Park is the perfect spot for anyone who’s ever wanted ‘it all’.

 

 

Homes In High Park

High Park is mainly residential, containing many single-family homes on mature tree lined streets. Houses in the area are typically Victorian, Edwardian, and Tudor-style homes from the late 1800s and early 1900s, some of which have been converted into multiple-family dwellings. Many retain the leaded glass, hardwood trim & flooring, and…

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When buying a home, there are several hidden costs that are often overlooked. Since this will likely be the biggest transaction of your life, it is important to know exactly how much money you need to make the purchase.

Here’s a list of additional costs associated with buying a home that you may not know:

 

 

Moving Costs

The cost of moving can vary depending on if you hire movers, do it yourself, rent a truck, buy boxes, etc. Hiring a moving company will cost more, but will make the transition a lot smoother. You can have them pack and move everything or just move your belongings. Be sure to get estimates from a variety of moving companies to help lower costs.

 

Home Inspection

A home inspection is used to uncover any issues…

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