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Selling Toronto Lofts: Why Photography Matters

Selling Toronto Lofts: Why Photography Matters

January 13, 2015

We’ve all seen horrible shots of Toronto lofts on MLS listings. Blurry images and bad angles. Terrible lighting that makes the client’s loft look dingy and fisheye lens contortions that make the property look like a funhouse. And how many times have you seen photos loaded in upside down? When everyone has a smart phone, it’s amazing what passes for acceptable realty ph...

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Pricing Toronto Lofts for Sale

Pricing Toronto Lofts for Sale

January 6, 2015

Selling a loft quickly, for market value or higher, requires a solid pricing strategy. Pricing is perhaps the most important part of the market mix. Yet pricing Toronto lofts goes wrong all too often. Scroll through MLS listings for

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5 Resolutions for Buying a Toronto Loft in 2015

5 Resolutions for Buying a Toronto Loft in 2015

December 30, 2014

The Tip Top lofts...

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Toronto Lofts: Spotlight on the Toy Factory

Toronto Lofts: Spotlight on the Toy Factory

December 23, 2014

As we approach the New Year, we’ll be taking a fresh look each month at one of our favourite authentic Toronto loft buildings. There’s no better building to kick-off the series than the industrial gem of Liberty Village Toronto, the Toy Factory Lofts....

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Toronto Loft Neighbourhood Spotlight: Riverside

Toronto Loft Neighbourhood Spotlight: Riverside

December 16, 2014

Toronto Riverside lofts like the Sync Lofts are great for first-time buyers.   Riverside is a fabulous yet often overlooked Toronto neighbourhood that’s a great choice for young professionals looking for Toronto lofts for sale or...

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Affordable Vintage Lights for Toronto Lofts

Affordable Vintage Lights for Toronto Lofts

December 9, 2014

Every historic loft should be equipped with an Edison. Image used under Creative Commons from

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Toronto Loft Neighbourhood Spotlight: Leslieville

Toronto Loft Neighbourhood Spotlight: Leslieville

December 1, 2014

A decade ago, it was hard to imagine Leslieville as a hipster haven let alone the young professional and family mecca it has come to be. Leslieville is now home to some of our favourite lofts in Toronto. Leslieville is one of Toronto&...

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HOW TO WIN BIDDING WARS AND STILL RESPECT YOURSELF IN THE MORNING.

HOW TO WIN BIDDING WARS AND STILL RESPECT YOURSELF IN THE MORNING.

October 9, 2014

There are many articles written on this topic, most more in-depth than mine. I tend to not state the obvious like "get pre-approved" or "research the Neighbourhood". Instead, what I propose are ideas that will help you succeed once you've attended to the basics. Here are some tidbits from Carl LOFTschimidt. Rule #1. Don’t bid unless you can win.

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The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto

The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto

June 5, 2014

The Power of Staging a Condo For Sale in Toronto If you’ve ever listed a condo for sale in Toronto while you were still living in it, you know how difficult it can be to keep it clean. As potential buyers come in for viewing after viewing, it becom...

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HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH FOR A PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONDO?

HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH FOR A PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONDO?

April 26, 2014

Just wrote a Blog post for Condos.ca; check it out http://condos.ca/blog/how-much-is-too-much-for-a-pre-construction-condo/

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DISCOUNT BROKERS - CAN THEY REALLY SELL YOUR PROPERTY FOR $199??

DISCOUNT BROKERS - CAN THEY REALLY SELL YOUR PROPERTY FOR $199??

March 28, 2014

So how does a real estate company actually sell your home for less than what MrLOFT.ca pays a professional photographer just to photograph your property? There are a number of small companies offering this "Discount service". The realty is this. Listings generate LEADS.  These "discount brokers" have no interest in your home. They are simply interested in getting buyer leads via the enquir...

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Help MrLOFT.ca make Segways legal in Toronto

Help MrLOFT.ca make Segways legal in Toronto

November 12, 2013

Help the Segway - http://www.change.org/en-CA/petitions/lisa-raitt-canadian-minister-of-transportation-speed-up-se...

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How do you know when times are tough in Real Estate

How do you know when times are tough in Real Estate

October 20, 2013

Not sure where this photo was taken, possibly outside the Ritz Condos or

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