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Read our latest articles. Find out about pre-construction condos, learn how to make the most from your investment and keep on top of the latest news.

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Pre-con buildings are growing in Toronto's suburbs

Toronto has gained and sustained a reputation of constant vertical building and growth in the downtown core, but what about the suburbs?

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What to know about selling an assignment

To understand what an assignment is, you need to first understand the phases of the pre-construction condo. We explain it all here.

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How to find tenants for your rental property

As you wait for the project to near completion, you’re going to start thinking about getting a tenant inside at the first available opportunity.

How to choose a condo that fits your lifestyle

The difference between a good condo investment and a perfect condo investment could come right down to the amenities for some.

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5 things to know when using a pre-con as an investment

If you’ve always wanted to get into the real estate game, a new pre-construction condo might look like a pretty alluring investment.

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Who pays condo fees: landlord or tenant?

Condominiums are becoming an increasingly popular housing option for Toronto residents looking to own a property in an expensive market.

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8 terms to learn before buying pre-con

The pre-construction market is booming right now, with state-of-the-art buildings springing up all over Toronto.

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How much is a parking spot really worth in Toronto?

Warning: parking spaces in condominiums are more complex than they appear. 

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3 new condos embracing Toronto’s historical roots

Builders who decide to embrace the area’s past over completely demolishing it gain some respect in the city, to say the least.