Toronto’s suburbs get their share of the real estate frenzy

Monday Mar 20th, 2017


  Real estate agent Shawn Lackie was greeting house hunters with some trepidation when he listed a house for sale in Whitby, Ont. last week. Multiple offers for desirable houses have been common in the suburbs surrounding Toronto for more than a year now, but Mr. Lackie wasn’t sure if a neglected fixer-upper would inspire a frenzy or a revolt. “It was a beautiful home in its day – which was about 1994,” says Mr. Lackie of Coldwell Banker RMR Real... [read more]