Slow sales, hard scrabble in Toronto real estate

Slow sales, hard scrabble in Toronto real estate

The Toronto Regional Real Estate Board tallied 75,140 sales through its Multiple Listing Service for all of 2022, 38.2 per cent below the 121,639 transactions seen in 2021.Mitch Fain/Mitch Fain The real estate market in Toronto, Ottawa and many Ontario cities is off to a slow start in January with thin inventory, jittery buyers and … Read more

Mortgage demand jumps, as interest rates drop to lowest in months

Mortgage demand jumps, as interest rates drop to lowest in months

The Good Brigade | Digitalvision | Getty Images Consumers returned from the holiday season to find mortgage rates at their lowest point since September, and they are responding in dramatic fashion. Mortgage application volume jumped nearly 28% last week compared with the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted index. The average … Read more

1970s Modernist Megamansion—a Toronto Landmark—Is up for Sale

1970s Modernist Megamansion—a Toronto Landmark—Is up for Sale

Listing of the Day Location: Toronto Price: C$28 million (US$21.1 million) John Parkin, the Toronto architect who led Canada’s 1960s international-style modernist movement, designed this eight-bedroom, 12-bathroom megamansion on the Bridle Path, the city’s “most prestigious address,” said listing agent Jane Zhang. Parkin, who designed local landmarks including Pearson International Airport and Toronto City Hall, … Read more

South Vancouver Denny’s gets final farewell from loyal customers

South Vancouver Denny’s gets final farewell from loyal customers

Economy It’s the latest casualty of an ever-changing city. A longstanding restaurant in South Vancouver is serving up its final meals before it is torn down. While there’s lots on the menu, Grace Ke reports regular customers say the diner provided them with much more than food over the years.

LA’s new ‘mansion tax’ faces legal challenge

LA’s new ‘mansion tax’ faces legal challenge

LA’s new housing tax faces legal challenge A recently approved Los Angeles tax is facing a new legal challenge when it comes to multimillion-dollar homes. LOS ANGELES – A recently approved tax in Los Angeles on the sale of multi-million-dollar homes is facing a new legal challenge. On Thursday, lawyers representing the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers … Read more

Legendary Golfer Kathy Withworth passes away at the age of 83 | World News | English News | WION – WION

Legendary Golfer Kathy Withworth passes away at the age of 83 | World News | English News | WION – WION

Legendary Golfer Kathy Withworth passes away at the age of 83 | World News | English News | WION  WION Kathy Whitworth, the winningest golfer in history, dies at 83  CNN CORRECTION Obit Whitworth | National | ktbs.com  KTBS Kathy Whitworth, legendary LPGA golfer, ‘passed suddenly’ at 83, family says  Fox News View Full Coverage on Google News

Bill Gates lists pregnant daughter’s NYC apartment at a loss

Bill Gates lists pregnant daughter’s NYC apartment at a loss

Bill Gates is selling his daughter’s New York City apartment — and is willing to take a slight loss in the process, The Post has learned. Gates spent $5 million in cash for the three-bedroom spread, purchasing it through a trust administered through Watermark Estate Management Services LLC, which he uses for his personal and … Read more

Symptoms of mould exposure: Queensland man spends three months in coma after suffering necrotising pancreatitis

Symptoms of mould exposure: Queensland man spends three months in coma after suffering necrotising pancreatitis

WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT A Queensland man spent three months in a coma and has long-term medical issues from what he believes is a result of being exposed to mould in his rental unit. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Queensland man suffers serious health problems after suspected exposure to mould. For more Health & Wellbeing related news … Read more

Queensland man spends three months in coma after suffering necrotising pancreatitis from mould

Queensland man spends three months in coma after suffering necrotising pancreatitis from mould

WARNING: DISTRESSING CONTENT A Queensland man spent three months in a coma and has long-term medical issues from what he believes is a result of being exposed to mould in his rental unit. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Queensland man suffers serious health problems after suspected exposure to mould. For more Health & Wellbeing related news … Read more

Home sales tumbled in November

Home sales tumbled in November

Sales of existing homes fell 7.7% in November compared with October, according to the National Association of Realtors. The seasonally adjusted annualized pace was 4.09 million units. That is weaker than the 4.17 million units housing analysts had predicted, and it was a much deeper fall than usual monthly declines. Sales were down 35.4% year … Read more