With the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we are working to ensure the health and safety of the public and our team members in accordance with all public safety guidelines. Most of our team members are working remotely for the time being and can be contacted by calling 416-222-1212.
We are limiting all in-person client meetings until further notice, ideally replacing them with either telephone or video conferencing. These steps are consistent with the suggested approaches to “social distancing” that will help slow the possible spread of the virus.
A Toronto Real Estate, family team in business for over 40 years. We have a state of the art office at Yonge and HWY 401 in North York and a passion for achieving our client’s goals.
We are all thrilled with the results of our purchase. I could not have asked for a better person than Jeff to stick handle the situation. Everyone, including support staff was really knowledgeable and efficient. You inspired confidence and we felt we were in good hands every step of the way. You have a wonderful business!
The Oulahen team was professional and helpful from the first day I called them. They managed to complete the sale, including payment, in less than a month while getting me the best price per square foot ever for my building. I highly recommend them to anyone who is buying or selling a property.
1 - Toss The Stuff Everyone loves stuff (free stuff, cool stuff, old stuff). Most of that stuff is distracting for buyers. Donate, dispose, or store things so there are not in your condo. It will reduce the condo’s value because a buyer wants to picture their own things in the space. If you toss your stuff before you sell, a buyer will pay more. When you sell, you have to provide an empty ‘broom swept‘ condo anyway. Get to work! 2 - Prep It This can include a lot of ideas but one of the most important is maintenance items. Maybe you have a leaky kitchen faucet or a unit that hasn't been painted in 10 years. Even a […]
Banks will say you 'absolutely must' have a 5-day condition for financing on any purchase, but in the GTA's competitive market, this might make buying a home impossible. Is this really a requirement or is the bank just applying an abundance of caution? A financing condition places the risk of the buyer's financing in the seller’s hands, making an offer less attractive to a seller. A condition is to confirm that you will find a suitable mortgage by the closing date. Here is the list of questions for you. If you can answer yes to all of them you may want to consider removing a financing condition. 1 - Have you been pre-qualified by a bank or mortgage broker? This […]
There are many reasons to get a home inspection and the only reason not is to save time and money. If you account for how much you’re spending on the home, the cost of an inspection is minimal. These reasons should help you understand why an inspection is worthwhile. Better Understanding of What You’re Buying It’s rare that every single attribute of a home is completely updated or new. Even a well-maintained home might have a furnace that’s approaching the end of its lifespan. A good home inspector can give you a comprehensive report of each attribute in a home. Reduce and Avoid Surprises We don’t believe in the idea of a “failed home inspection.” We do believe that every […]