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Purchased: Turnkey Toronto Investment Property
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Purchased: Turnkey Toronto Investment Property

Congratulations to our client on their first investment property! Here are three reasons why this property is a great investment: Location, location, location - mere steps to the subway. Outdoor space - especially important during COVID, this sets the units apart from other rentals on the market. Three separate turnkey...
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Why You Should Use an Investor-Focused Realtor, Even for Your Primary Residence
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Why You Should Use an Investor-Focused Realtor, Even for Your Primary Residence

We may be biased, but we believe investor agents make the best “normal” agents. Here are some questions we can help you answer when you make what is likely THE BIGGEST PURCHASE OF YOUR LIFE! Does this property hold to long term appreciation fundamentals? Does it require construction? How much...
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Your Next Family Home: 19 Battenberg Avenue
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Your Next Family Home: 19 Battenberg Avenue

19 Battenberg Avenue List price: $1,399,000 Closest Intersection: Queen and Coxwell Bedrooms: 3+1 Bathrooms: 3 Beautifully Renovated Semi Walking Distance To The Beaches. Open Concept Main Floor With Hardwood, Powder Room And A Stunning Kitchen W/ Waterfall Counter! Upper Level Has A Beautiful Master With En Suite, Vaulted Ceilings And...
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EXCLUSIVE LISTING: Detached Toronto Home for Under $1 Million!!!
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EXCLUSIVE LISTING: Detached Toronto Home for Under $1 Million!!!

53 Eversfield Rd. List Price: $999,999 Closest Major Intersection: Dufferin & St. Clair Ave W About the Property Detached 2-storey Full basement with walkout Lot: 25 x 125.58 ft Front pad parking Forced air + A/C Owned on-demand hot water tank Appliances: Stainless steel range, dishwasher, fridge (2013) New washer...
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88 QUEEN (YONGE/QUEEN)
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88 QUEEN (YONGE/QUEEN)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  WHAT IS SO SPECIAL ABOUT THIS PARTICULAR CONDO PROJECT?  97/100 Walk Score and a 100/100 Transit Score Steps to Queen Subway Station & Future Ontario Line, also served by the 24-hrs 501 Queen street car 2 Minutes Walk to St. Michael’s Hospital with over 9,000 staff, nurses, and...
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Galleria 02 (Dufferin & Dupont)
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Galleria 02 (Dufferin & Dupont)

Freed Development and Elad Canada is launching Phase 2 of Galleria on the Park.  This exciting project is part of the cities Master Plan to revitalize the Dupont & Dufferin corridor, which has been known for its creativity and voice for artistic expression.  With several established businesses already in the...
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The Forest Hill Condominiums (Eglinton & Bathurst)
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The Forest Hill Condominiums (Eglinton & Bathurst)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  WHAT IS SO SPECIAL ABOUT THIS PARTICULAR CONDO PROJECT?  89 Walk Score Direct Subway Access, from Forets Hill LRT Station, Condos with Direct Path Access sell for 18% more Major gentrification and redevelopment along Eglinton Avenue West Area surrounding The Forest Hill Condos Prestigious Schools in one of Torontos...
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Galleria on the Park (Dufferin & Dupont)
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Galleria on the Park (Dufferin & Dupont)

Freed Development and Elad Canada is launching Phase 1 of Galleria on the Park September 10th, 2019.  This exciting project is part of the cities Master Plan to revitalize the Dupont & Dufferin corridor, which has been known for its creativity and voice for artistic expression.  With several established businesses...
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XO CONDOS (Dufferin & King)
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XO CONDOS (Dufferin & King)

SUMMARY:  Lifetime Developments team up with CORE Architects to create two incomparable buildings rising 14 storeys at the edge of Liberty Village Luxurious suites await you and the indoor and outdoor amenities will be highly desirable. XO Condos will truly be a remarkable condo with gorgeous features and coveted finishes....
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River & Fifth (Queen & River)
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River & Fifth (Queen & River)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:  WHAT IS SO SPECIAL ABOUT THIS PARTICULAR CONDO PROJECT?   BEST SUITED FOR OWN USE.  While the area and location is amazing, and while there are tons of infrastructure developments going on in the area (East Harbour, Google Smart City, etc.), this does NOT fit our traditional cashflow...
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Exclusive Condo Assignment at SQ2 (Queen & Spadina)
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Exclusive Condo Assignment at SQ2 (Queen & Spadina)

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: WHY SQ2 & WHY THIS PARTICULAR CONDO UNIT ASSIGNMENT? Actual Unit Available.  The Volition team has an ACTUAL condo unit currently available for assignment, not just phantom inventory that "theoretically" may become available if an owner decides to assign it (like other agents/websites). Highly In-Demand Location. Steps to King...
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**GAME CHANGER** JUST RELEASED – Lake Suites – Platinum Price List & Floor Plans
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**GAME CHANGER** JUST RELEASED – Lake Suites – Platinum Price List & Floor Plans

WHAT IS SO SPECIAL ABOUT THIS PARTICULAR CONDO PROJECT?? Located right beside the MASSIVE Toronto Eastern Waterfront redevelopment (next 25 years, $30 BILLION of funding, 40,000+ new residents) NEXT DOOR to the Google Smart City development by Sidewalk Labs (50,000+ jobs, new Google HQ)! Steps from the East Harbour development, 60-acre master planned commercial/office/retail development...
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Investing in Toronto Preconstruction Condos 101
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Investing in Toronto Preconstruction Condos 101

Investing in Toronto Preconstruction Condos 101. What should I invest in? Houses vs. Resale Condos vs. Preconstruction Condos. Preconstruction condos have their place in real estate investing.  If you've worked with the Volition team, or if you've attended our meetups, you'll know that we preach that freehold (i.e. land) is...
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Capital Gains for Investment Properties
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Capital Gains for Investment Properties

Capital Gains Simply put, capital gains occur when a property is sold for more than what it was purchased for.  A property that was purchased for $1M and sold for $1.2M will have $200k capital gains.  Only 50% of the capital gains is subject to tax, meaning only $100k is...
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Why Invest In Toronto?
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Why Invest In Toronto?

Why Invest In Toronto? We get this question all the time! With prices high and competition fierce, why do investors still pour money in to the Toronto market? It doesn’t take skill to buy a property – if you’ve got the money, you can make a purchase; but what separates...
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