Buyer cuts $49,000 off price of East York three-bedroom

Buyer cuts ,000 off price of East York three-bedroom

Keller Williams Portfolio Realty 26 Hopedale Ave., Toronto Asking price: $1,149,000 (May, 2022) Selling price: $1.1-million (June, 2022) Previous selling price: $768,000 (September, 2015) Tax: $4,061 (2021) Days on the market: Seven Listing agents: Irene Kaushansky and Philip Brown, Keller Williams Portfolio Realty Buyer’s agent: Samantha Marasco, Keller Williams Portfolio Realty The action Previous owners … Read more

Sale of island fixer-upper closes as market comes to a standstill

Sale of island fixer-upper closes as market comes to a standstill

1264 Scarborough Rd., Bowen Island, BC Asking price: $649,000 (Feb. 14) Selling price: $585,000 (Feb. 25) Previous selling price: $275,000 (2005) Days on market: 11 Tax: $2,685.39 Buyer’s agent: Mary Lynn Machado, Macdonald Realty The Action The house, which was tenanted, has three bedrooms, one bathroom and a fireplace, but it’s so dated that there … Read more

Huge $905,000 over-asking bid swamps rival bidder for Bedford Park home

Huge 5,000 over-asking bid swamps rival bidder for Bedford Park home

Harvey Kalles Real Estate Ltd. 733 Woburn Ave., Toronto Asking price: $2,695,000 (May, 2022) Selling price: $3.6-million (May, 2022) Previous selling price: $1,350,000 (June, 2007) Tax: $12,947 (2021) Days on the market: One Listing agents: Andre Kutyan and Robert Greenberg, Harvey Kalles Real Estate Ltd. The action The main floor has 10-foot ceilings, oak and … Read more

Buyer slices $4,000 off price of Calgary house

Buyer slices ,000 off price of Calgary house

46 Edgeview Dr., NW., Calgary Asking price: $879,000 (May, 2022) Selling price: $875,000 (June, 2022) Tax: $4,329 (2021) Days on the market: 14 Listing agents: Steven Hill and Matthew Doliszny, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada The action The home has an office, an open dining area and two family rooms, including one with a gas fireplace.ZoonMedia … Read more

Buyers pick up suburban home after $202,500 price drop

Buyers pick up suburban home after 2,500 price drop

Re/Max Realtron Vadim Vilensky Realty Inc. 122 White Spruce Cres., Vaughan, Ont. Asking price: $1,997,000 (May, 2022) Previous asking price: $2,199,500 (April, 2022) Selling price: $1,930,000 (June, 2022) Previous selling price: $658,554 (October, 2012) Tax: $7,879 (2021) Days on the market: 17 Buyer’s agent: Vadim Vilensky, Re/Max Realtron Vadim Vilensky Realty Inc. The action This … Read more

Hamilton man with $185,000 mortgage is looking ahead to a house that requires less work

Hamilton man with 5,000 mortgage is looking ahead to a house that requires less work

Photo illustration/SOURCE: iStock Paycheque Project is a non-judgmental look at how young adults in Canada are spending their money. If you would like to participate, send us an e-mail. Name, age: William, 32 Annual income: $81,000 Debt: $185,000 mortgage Savings: $12,000 in savings account; $7,000 in tax-free savings account; $6,000 in investments What he does: … Read more

North Vancouver home with a classic architect’s touch gets top dollar

North Vancouver home with a classic architect’s touch gets top dollar

1043 Clements Ave., North Vancouver, BC Asking price: $2.195-million (April 1) Selling price: $2.375-million (April 7) Days on market: 6 Tax: $6,547.12 (2022) Listing agent: Trent Rodney, Royal LePage Sussex The action Listing agent Trent Rodney, who has a large database of West Coast architecture fans, gave 80 two-minute tours of the home over two … Read more

Doug Ford’s house is up for sale. Here’s the asking price

Doug Ford’s house is up for sale.  Here’s the asking price

Premier accommodation in Toronto can be yours for a cool $3.2 million. That’s the price Premier Doug Ford and spouse Karla Ford are asking for their six-bedroom home in a posh Etobicoke enclave near The Kingsway known as “Princess Anne Manor.” The two-storey, 4,500-square-foot detached house with four bathrooms, an in-ground pool and a two-car … Read more

Russian missiles leave wreckage in heart of Vinnytsia, Ukrainian city far from the front lines of war

Russian missiles leave wreckage in heart of Vinnytsia, Ukrainian city far from the front lines of war

A rescuer from the K9 unit returns from the mission in Vinnytsia, Ukraine, on July 14.Anton Skyba/The Globe and Mail For Serhii Shvets, the morning began like any other in his Vinnytsia apartment. He was in the kitchen, his six-year-old son was eating breakfast and his wife was in the bathroom. Then, he saw a … Read more

Russian missiles leave wreckage in heart of Ukrainian city far from the front lines of war

Russian missiles leave wreckage in heart of Vinnytsia, Ukrainian city far from the front lines of war

A rescuer from the K9 unit returns from the mission in Vinnytsia, Ukraine, on July 14.Anton Skyba/The Globe and Mail For Serhii Shvets, the morning began like any other in his Vinnytsia apartment. He was in the kitchen, his six-year-old son was eating breakfast and his wife was in the bathroom. Then, he saw a … Read more