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January Krazy Kontest Winner 0

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Toronto Real Estate Newsletter January 2017 0

Happy New Year! 2017 Here we come! Hope you had a wonderful holiday season and some downtime to rest and rejuvenate.


Jeff & Lauren are excited about their new home 0

It took us a few months before we found the perfect house, but with Tyler’s patience, and energy we finally landed on it.


Junction duplex sale nets $138,000 premium 0

The non- typical attributes of this 2-storey duplex had visitors fawning over the building, including one who handed in a solid pre-emptive offer over $1M.


New Life Chapter in a Townhouse for our Happy Client Megan 0

Our happy client Megan is starting a new life chapter in her townhouse outside of Toronto.

The Most Charming TTC Subway Stations in Toronto 0

We’ve put together a collection of the most striking subway stations, so next time you find yourself standing in any of them, look around and you’ll be amazed to find that you’re actually standing in unconventional art galleries.

December 2016 Toronto Market Report: A Year In Numbers 0

If we want to see a sustained moderation in the pace of price growth, what we really need is more policy focus on issues impacting the lack of homes available for sale.

Sunnylea seller shares how they got max value with JKT 0

When it came time to pull the trigger, it was one simple phone call and bang, we were done in less than two weeks.

Khushbu and Karna

Roncesvalles Investor Seller Looking for Agent to help Maximize Investment 0

Khushbu and Karna bought a fixer-upper property in Roncesvalles with the JKT last year, and after renovating it, they decided to sell, once again choosing the JKT as their representatives.

How to make your home high-end on a budget 0

Luxury and glamour don’t have to come with a high price tag. We can show you some tricks which are downright budget, while delivering big impact.

Real Estate Lessons in Movies

Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Step Brothers (2008)

Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Step Brothers (2008) 1

What did we learn about real estate in Step Brothers? A lot can go wrong when selling a home; bad neighbours, angry tenants and poor presentation can put a sour taste in the mouth of prospective buyers.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Too Big To Fail (2011) 1

Based on Andrew Ross Sorkin’s book of the same name, “Too Big To Fail” follows the efforts of Paulson and his cohorts to stave off economic disaster through the summer and fall of 2008.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: The Amityville Horror (1979) 2

There may be no movie more suitable for Real Estate Lessons than Amityville Horror, a classic horror starring a grizzly James Brolin and Margot Kidder, directed by Stuart Rosenberg.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Neighbors (2014) 0

The most important and realistic lesson to take from this film is to ultimately treat others how you would like to be treated, which includes being polite and respectful to your neighbours.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: The Big Short (2015) 5

Adam McKay manages to take a difficult concept in The Big Short and boil it down into language that is easy to understand and follow.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: The Burbs (1989) 4

Despite multiple lapses in real-estate related judgment, The ‘Burbs certainly withstands the test of time with its various characters, most of which the audience can relate to in some degree.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: The War of the Roses (1989) 3

Watching this film for the second time, 25 years later, I am more convinced than before that labelling it a comedy was a colossal mistake; I laughed once. It is not funny.


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) 3

Surprisingly, quite a few useful real-estate tips flow fairly naturally from The Force Awakens. Yes, you read that correctly. What is galactic conquest if not a large-scale land ownership dispute?


Movies Shot in Toronto: Total Recall (2012) 0

The remake of Total Recall might be called a total waste of time by some, but it was shot on in University of Toronto, so we took a closer look. Here’s how it looks like on screen and in reality!


Real Estate Lessons in Movies: Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) 0

The third installment in Richard Donner’s 1992 buddy cop dramedy gets right back to the signature antics and quick back-and-forth dialogue the Lethal Weapon franchise is known for, with some real estate lessons as a bonus.