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SMART BUYER SAVES $70K

SMART BUYER SAVES $70K

January 16, 2009

Over a year ago I met Jeff, a Forex trader at TD who wanted to buy a loft. At the time, Jeff decided to put his purchasing decision on hold as he felt the market was too hot and a correction was overdue.  Then, like a hawk, Jeff swooped back in later in November of 2008, to resume his search.  For the savvy buyer, November and December are generally great times to buy as t...

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Loft Market Report January 21st 2009

Loft Market Report January 21st 2009

January 15, 2009

It's official.  This is a buyer's market! There is little doubt that October 2008 was the tipping point in Toronto’s real estate market. However, unlike the United States, we’re experiencing more of a correction than a crash. The extent of this correction is still to be determined as prices stabilize. In the Toronto loft market there is certainly not enough data on recent sales...

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Quick-fix Soundproofing Solutions

Quick-fix Soundproofing Solutions

January 6, 2009

No loft or condo building is 100% sound proof. Noise is part of downtown living, and a part of living in a multi-unit building.  However over the years I have come to realize that there are developers who feel the need to use sub-standard installation just to save a buck. Add this to a noisy neighbour and you have an irritating problem. Fortunately for condo and loft owners, there are prof...

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MLS DISTRICT MAP

MLS DISTRICT MAP

January 1, 2009

Majority of Toronto LOFTS in Districts C1, C2, C8, E1, E2, W1, W2     

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Speeding - What's your Excuse?

Speeding - What's your Excuse?

December 31, 2008

Well officer my client told me to sell their loft as fast as possible and I listen to my clients. (-:

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Latest Outbreak - The LOFT BUG

Latest Outbreak - The LOFT BUG

December 11, 2008

LOFT BUG DEF: [with adj.] figurative informal an enthusiastic, almost obsessive interest in Lofts. Buyers who have caught the loft bug should con...

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The Hazards of Hiring a Cheap Painter

The Hazards of Hiring a Cheap Painter

November 27, 2008

Painting your loft before listing it for sale is usually a great idea. Recently a client of mine hired a cheap painter to paint his loft. He selected the painter based on the lowest quote collected. Unfortunaltly he learned a hard, expensive and time consuming lesson. MrLOFT has been working for years with

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Toronto's Smallest LOFT Sold for $217000

Toronto's Smallest LOFT Sold for $217000

October 20, 2008

It's compact yet super functional. Do you think you could live in 446Sqft?

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