May & June – Bimonthly GTA Newsletter


John Burdi’s May/June 2024 real estate newsletter provides insights into the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) housing market and financial considerations. Despite a 4.5% decrease in GTA home sales in March compared to the previous year, attributed partly to fewer sales days due to Good Friday and prospective buyers awaiting lower interest rates, there’s optimism for […]

Pulse of Health: Celebrating Healthy Heart Month with Life-Changing Wellness Tips

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In the rhythmic dance of life, the heart plays the lead role, setting the tempo and vitality of our every day. As we embrace Healthy Heart Month, it’s time to tune into the pulse of our health, transforming our routines with life-changing wellness tips that resonate with the beat of a healthier lifestyle. Understanding the […]


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The newsletter also provides localized market analyses for  Vellore Village, presenting recent sales data for various property types in these areas. Additionally, it delves into mortgage rates and financial considerations, offering guidance on choices between paying down the mortgage, contributing to RRSPs, or investing in TFSAs. The advice emphasizes comparing interest rates and individual financial […]


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The newsletter provides a localized market analysis for Kleinburg, detailing recent sales data for various property types. Additionally, it explores mortgage rates and financial considerations, advising on choices between paying down the mortgage, contributing to RRSPs, or investing in TFSAs. The guidance emphasizes comparing interest rates and individual financial situations when making these decisions. Overall, […]

February 2024 – Sonoma Heights Real Estate Newsletter

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The market update includes a breakdown of recent sales in Sonoma Heights, emphasizing various property types and their average prices. The newsletter also provides mortgage rates and explores financial considerations, such as paying down the mortgage versus contributing to Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) or Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs), advising consideration of interest rates and […]

January / February 2024 BiMonthly Real Estate Newsletter


In November, the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) real estate market faced challenges with a 6% drop in home sales, totaling 4,236, and sluggish growth in average home price by 0.3% to $1,082,179, according to the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB). New listings declined by 26.8% from the previous month but increased by 16.5% compared […]

National Hobby Month: Exploring New Hobbies in 2024

As January dawns, bringing with it the freshness of a new year, National Hobby Month beckons us to embrace new passions and activities. The year 2024 stands as a canvas for creativity, exploration, and self-discovery. This is a time when individuals from all walks of life are encouraged to step out of their comfort zones […]

Nature Escapes: Best Parks and Trails to Explore in and Around Toronto in January

Escape the winter blues in Toronto by embracing the beauty of nature! January, with its serene snow-covered landscapes and crisp air, is the perfect time to explore the city’s parks and trails. Whether you’re an experienced hiker or just looking for a tranquil walk, Toronto’s natural wonders offer something for everyone. This guide highlights the […]