Real Estate

What You Can Get in New Jersey for $4 Million


NEW YORK—A six-bedroom, 12-bathroom home overlooking a lake in New Jersey is about to go on the market for just under $4 million. This beautiful...

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The Condo Store Thrives in ‘Deal-Driven Market’

For top Toronto broker Mark Cohen, 2014 was a rather exciting year in local real estate. “It was a deal-driven market,” the managing partner of The Condo Store Marketing Systems tells Epoch Times, noting that 2014 saw near-record condo sales—about …... Read More

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  • Ballantry Homes Is Bullish on the GTA

    Ballantry Homes’ Mark Lawrence has full confidence that the GTA housing market will remain strong in 2015 and beyond, as Ontario reasserts its economic dominance... Read more

  • The Gowanus Canal from the Carroll Street Bridge. (Laura Cooksey/Epoch Times)

    Gowanus: A Destination Neighborhood Undergoing Rapid Transformation

    NEW YORK—Nestled between Park Slope and Carroll Gardens—two of Brooklyn’s most established, mature brownstone neighborhoods—Gowanus is a destination neighborhood in the middle of an economic... Read more

  • Rendering of Soul Condos, part of a condo and townhouse development by FRAM Building Group at Fairview Mall Drive in Toronto that will ultimately include five mid-rise buildings and townhouses, 1,000 units in all. (Cornerstone Marketing Realty)

    Cornerstone Marketing Powered By Cultural Connections

    After years of helping other companies sell condominiums, industry vet Johnson Cheng struck out on his own in 2013, partnering with protégé Shab Rajabzadeh to... Read more

  • A Toronto single-family home isn’t a good representation of Canada’s national housing market. (Epoch Times)

    Canada’s Housing Market Cooling but Not in Toronto, Vancouver

    Canada’s housing market has been cooling, led by Alberta, but Toronto and Vancouver are surging forward fuelled by lower borrowing costs. Recent trends have seen... Read more

  • Back L-R: Milborne Real Estate’s Charles Jaque, Scott Davie, Hunter Milborne, and Robert Van Every. Front L-R: Anne Lambrou, Amanda Milborne, and Cara Hirsch. (Milborne Real Estate)

    Milborne Real Estate Satisfies Condo-Hungry Market

    Hunter Milborne and his sales force settle into chairs around a table in the ballroom of the Westin Prince in North York. They’ve just received... Read more

  • Construction started in January for YC Condos, Canderel's 66-storey project at Yonge and Grenville in Toronto. The condo building will be the first in Canada to offer Samsung digital home technology. (Courtesy of Canderel)

    Canderel Goes Big With Condos in Toronto, Montreal

    The launch of construction on YC Condos during the first week of January marked the start of a busy year for Canderel. One of the... Read more

  • Kitchen at Minto Queen's Landing. (Minto Communities)

    Minto Wins Big at Home-Builder Awards

    For Minto Communities, what happens in Vegas certainly doesn’t stay in Vegas. Indeed, the company has been proudly boasting about the 19 awards it won... Read more

  • Garrison Point, located just east of Liberty Village, is a five-building project that includes a public park. (Cityzen Development Group)

    A Full Slate for Cityzen Development Group in 2015

    Sam Crignano is feeling optimistic about the year that lies ahead. The president and CEO of Cityzen Development Group will be overseeing the rollout of... Read more

  • Exterior of The Pinnacle on Adelaide, a 46-storey, 587-unit building at Adelaide and John in Toronto.
(Pinnacle International)

    Pinnacle International Prefers to Play Big

    Pinnacle International has a distinct advantage over its Toronto condo development competition, according to the firm’s vice-president of sales and marketing Anson Kwok. “We build... Read more

  • Market analyst and broker Andrew Brethour, president of PMA Brethour Realty Group. (PMA Brethour)

    PMA Brethour: Low-Rise Activity Will Increase This Year

    For the first time in nearly a decade, the GTA will see an increase in low-rise home activity this year, as builders jump the Greenbelt... Read more

  • The High Line disappears into luxury high-rise apartment buildings in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The last stretch of the elevated walkway opens to the public Sunday, Sept. 21. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    What to Know About your Next NYC Rental

    Last month in Part 1 of this series I outlined the considerable costs associated with getting in the door of a NYC rental. Moving costs... Read more

  • Abington House

    Think Coffee to Open New Location Near Hudson Yards

    NEW YORK—A new luxury rental tower, Abington House at the Highline in West Chelsea is getting its first retailer sometime in the next couple of... Read more

  • The Brooklyn borough of New York is shown in this April 20, 2010, aerial photo. The Manhattan skyline is in the distance. Mayor Bill de Blasio has an ambitious plan is to build or preserve 200,000 affordable units of housing over the next 10 years for lower-income New Yorkers, a staggering number that would house a population bigger than cities such as Atlanta or Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    What to Know About Your Next NYC Rental

    You may be surprised to learn that about 70 percent of all NYC residents rent rather than own, the exact opposite ratio of just about... Read more

  • Aerial views of housing in Calgary. (The Canadian Press/Jonathan Hayward)

    Headwinds Gather Steam Against Alberta’s Housing Market

    More signs of a housing correction in Alberta emerged this week as the real estate market continued to adjust to the price of oil hovering... Read more

  • The central area of Songdo International Business District in Incheon, South Korea. (IFEZ)

    South Korea Will Hold Real Estate and Investment Expo

    To cope with the recent wave of real estate and business investment migration in South Korea, the “E-Invest Korea 2015 Real Estate Investment and Migration... Read more

  • Porte Cochere at 5959 Yonge. (Ghods Builders)

    Ghods Builders’ 5959 Yonge: Beyond the Comforts of Home

    Yes, today’s condo units may be well planned, but they are small. We are told we will love our new condo lifestyle because we don’t... Read more