We are in the midst of a global financial crisis. People are naturally concerned about their jobs, their finances, their investments, and of course – REAL ESTATE. I am getting asked constantly by friends, family, and clients: How is the market? Are prices coming down? Is the Condo Market Crashing?
The numbers are in for November and it isn’t pretty. Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â TREB just released theirÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â sales figures for the month of November and unlike last month, we can now say that for the resaleÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â downtown condoÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â market, pricesÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â haveÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â fallen. Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Let’s just get right into the numbers.
Today I want to share with my readers a press release from BILD – Building Industry & Land Development Association.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â They just released their sales statistics for new homes and condos sold in November. For Toronto, 789 high rise condos were sold. At first glance this number sounds pretty high, but when you hear that […]
Finally the numbers are in. TREB took a lot longer than usual to release the final sales numbers for the month of December, maybe because they were so painful to look at they had to double check them several times, hoping they would magically improve themselves. 🙂 Here are all the gory details.
[**CHART REMOVED DUE TO COPYRIGHT CLAIM BY REALNET CANADA INC.**] The final sales figures for new condos from Realnet are in for the December and the year 2008. In short, prices are still going up, while sales have dropped off significantly. [Note: these numbers are for new condos. For resale condos, see my previous […]
If you have have tried to sell your condo anytime in the last few months, you know what the Toronto real estate market is like better than anyone.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Condos in ‘hot’ buildings that a year ago would sell over asking in week are now languishing on the market for weeks. Price reductions are happening every […]
TREB has their January stats up for resale properties. Looking at the numbers for downtown condos it is now very clear: we are in a serious buyer’s market.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â
It’s that time of the month again, TREB just released their stats for February. The numbers aren’t as painful to look at as in the previous few months, but does this mean we are on the way to recovery?
[**CHART REMOVED DUE TO COPYRIGHT CLAIM BY REALNET CANADA INC.**] Realnet has released the sales figures for new condos for the month of January. Prices are still increasing despite the fact that the number of sales continues to be significantly lower than a year ago. Prices are up 8% for high rise condos while sales […]