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The pros and cons of buying pre-construction as a landlord

Buying a pre-construction condo as an investment property is a great way to see a return on your money. However, there are pros and cons to every investment decision, and this one is no different.

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The benefit of investing in condos

Condos are a great investment if you do your homework and plan ahead!

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What happens if a development project is delayed?

You’ve been eagerly waiting throughout the construction period for your brand new condominium building, and now your move-in date it only months away. You’re all set to go.

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Are condo fees higher for new buildings?

Every type of building comes with fees. For condos, it’s the aptly named condo fees.

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How long do pre-construction projects take?

Pre-construction condos are purchased before they’re ready to be lived in. Depending on the reason you’re buying the unit, this might not matter.

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What is a pre-construction condo?

Let’s break some ground and answer six basic questions about the pre-construction condo, an increasingly popular option for homebuyers in Toronto.