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Toronto real estate prices are on the rise again, hitting a new record for the month of November.

According to the latest TRREB statistics, the average home price last month rose to $1.16 million, an increase of 22% compared to the same time last year. Total transactions also marked a new November high with a total of 8,929 sales.

For the sixth consecutive month, new listings dropped on a year-over-year basis — down by 13.2% in November. Real estate board officials have said that homeowners, who might otherwise consider listing their homes, are discouraged by the lack of choice and high prices at a time when the pandemic has pushed many people to seek bigger homes.


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When you are looking to make a move, you often think about the needs of you and your family first. But don’t forget the needs of your pets! Making sure they are well accommodated will benefit everyone in the long run. Here are 3 pet friendly features to look for in your next home: 

A Fenced-in Yard


The yard is a pet's playground. It's important to ensure that they can play and run around without getting themselves into danger. A fenced-in yard is definitely a plus for any homeowner with an outdoor-friendly animal. Make sure the fence is an adequate height and that there are no gaps where your pet can fit through. You'll also want to check if the outdoor space will fit your pet's needs. For instance, a large dog may need a more expansive…

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Saving for a down payment often happens way before you decide to buy. The amount you will need depends on your price range, so it’s important to know that ahead of time as well. If you are wondering how the down payment works, and how much money you will need, here is some information to help you get started.

What is a down payment?

A down payment is the amount of money you put towards the purchase of a home. The amount of the down payment is deducted from the overall price of the home, the balance of which is covered by a mortgage loan. The minimum amount you need for your down payment depends on the purchase price of the home.

How is a down payment calculated?

When you’re buying a home, the down payment is calculated as a…

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