Asif Khan's Blog Posts

Is Devaluing Canadian Real Estate The Right Move?

A few cries from people that lost out in multiple offers about the “unfair” practices during bidding wars. Calls for RECO to step in and have agents disclose offer particulars to

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Federal Budget Disappoints Canadian Home Buyers

So much speculation around changes to the capital gains tax exemption, changes to lending policies and much more prior to the Federal Budget being released.  The headlines did not

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Is A Real Estate Crash Imminent?

We’ve all heard the Toronto Real Estate numbers for March, and to call this a “hot market” would certainly be an understatement. 15,652 transactions for the month of March 2021.

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2020 GTA Housing Market .... A Lion or Lamb?

With everything that has happened in 2020, you'd think housing markets would be behaving like little lambs. Flying along under the radar, the markets have been lions! Especially the Toronto Market.

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2020 Market Recovery Completed!

The recovery is complete! After a torrid start to 2020, the Toronto Housing Market went into quite the funk as we paused for the Covid-19 Pandemic Lockdowns. The first quarter showed promises of

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2020 VISION - DID TORONTO REAL ESTATE ANALYSTS SEE THIS COMING?

"How's the market?" That could arguably be the question Realtors are asked the most in 2020. And for good reason too. Let's look back so we can look forward ......  At the end of 2019, I

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Buyer Beware! CMHC and National Bank Forecasting Could Cost You Money

Headlines from the National Bank and CMHC over the past two weeks scream massive depreciation for Toronto home prices.  Massive price drops are apparently on the horizon.  CMHC has gone a

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Housing (UN)Affordability - 2019 Federal Budget Unplugged

Listening to the Federal Budget being announced this week was disappointing to say the least.  There were so many changes that could have been made to right the wrongs that have negatively

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Going Back To Our Future

In 2007, the Real Estate Board was on fire. Over 93,000 sales took place that year. Confidence was at a high heading into 2008. In 2008, the market took a hit due to the global recession lead by the

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Did The Toronto Bubble FInally Burst?

Has Toronto's Real Estate Bubble Finally Burst?2018! What a roller coaster of a year that was for the Real Estate industry in the Greater Toronto Area!! First the Ontario Liberal Government

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