Rashida's Corner - December Market Update

Sunday Dec 10th, 2017


Well, though I hate to admit it, I was wrong!  I predicted 6,500 homes sold in November when in fact there were 7,374, making November 2017 one of the best Novembers in HISTORY!!  The reason for this is simple, the government announced changes to the mortgage qualifying rules commencing January 1 2018, and a lot of buyers jumped into the market to make sure that they qualified under the old criteria.  This resulted in stronger than usual sales and that trend will continue in... [read more]

Real Estate Update

Tuesday May 9th, 2017


Finally, a little respite in the frenzy of buying Toronto homes! A frenzy, I believe, created by the media, which were predicting prices would increase by over 30% in March. Really, a self-fulfilling prophesy! By the way, this is the same media that a few months back was speculating that Toronto prices were abnormally high, and the bubble was going to burst and prices would fall. My only comment; the media is primarily concerned about ratings and advertising income, so their news and headlines... [read more]

Just Listed in Prime Markham Village

Wednesday Nov 2nd, 2016


I wanted you to be the first to know that I have justlisted on MLS this elegant home, that has been recently upgraded using superior quality and opulent finishes.  Located in the sought-after neighbourhood of Markham backing onto ravine.     This beautiful 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home boasts approximately 2700 square feet of pure elegance.     Welcome to ....... 44 Bishop Crescent Asking only... [read more]