Bosley Advice Your Listing Marketing Should Adapt to COVID-19 ChangesWe spoke with Bosley Agent Nicola St. John on how her practice is adapting to COVID-19 changes, and in this blog we share her Bosley-aligned tips on how you can effectively market your home in these challenging times.2020-06-16T17:59:00Z220d8a0e-a703-4ced-9c3d-fa4671b3112c Happened to In-Progress Real Estate Transactions During COVID-19?Once COVID-19 came to the GTA and lockdown measures were mandated, the real estate industry more or less ground to a halt. Find out what became of the Toronto real estate transactions that were in progress when the pandemic struck in today's blog. 2020-05-27T18:38:00Z176d7426-4e34-4105-9d9d-e6a64bf38f5a Biggest Changes to the GTA Real Estate Market Since COVID-19As the situation surrounding COVID-19 continues to develop and evolve, Bosley Agents will continue to provide you with insights and updates on the new outlook. Here are several of the latest developments.2020-05-06T16:29:00Z434d6cdc-1d74-487f-883b-8afa924ee969 AssistsAs a family company, we have always strongly believed that every child deserves the basic necessities, food and shelter. For years, Bosley Real Estate has supported the Breakfast Program through the Toronto Foundation for Student Success, providing breakfast for over 120 students daily. 2020-04-22T19:21:00Zc47264a9-bfb8-4a77-babc-4664558dd496 Delivers Over the past few days, we’ve seen many changes to our daily routines as a result of COVID-19. We at Bosley feel it’s our duty to give back to the community we love so dearly in whatever way we can, so we’re coming to you!2020-03-19T20:01:00Za95019cf-14be-42c5-8802-0d812ff1eadb Use the Holdback Strategy When Selling Your Home?There’s more than one way to sell a home. In fact, there are three main strategies that agents use to move real estate in the current market. In this blog, we’re discussing the holdback strategy.2020-03-12T15:40:00Z355b2c97-6585-43ca-89f5-b27b5c441b4a Biggest Real Estate Lesson from 2019? It’s Time to Sell!A few weeks ago, on February 6th, 2020, Bosley attended the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board Annual Market Review where we were enlightened - and a little intrigued - at the growth facing our city. 2020-03-04T18:09:00Z92004546-21a3-47a2-8d32-f52b23809126 Bosley Differs from Other Toronto Brokerages At Bosley Real Estate, we understand what makes us different and how those differences can help set us apart from the others. We’ve had over 90 years to perfect it. Here are just a few ways Bosley Real Estate differs from other brokerages in Toronto- and how we're in the best position to help you buy and sell your home. 2020-01-23T18:16:00Z0db8f2df-044c-43e8-a88c-6f0020facd66 an Innovative Community Through the Art of VideoTaking pride in a neighbourhood and the communities that thrive within them is something all agents at Bosley are encouraged to do. When it comes to keeping your finger on the pulse of Yonge and Eglington, look no further than Bosley agent, Jamie Harnish, to take you there — literally. 2020-01-22T21:40:00Z6a398726-3b10-4989-b176-f54c82fdecb0 Ride to Remember: Richard's StoryBosley agents understand the importance of giving back to the community during this time of year, and beyond. We recently caught up with our agent Richard Mell to learn more about what inspires him to bring the community together, and the inspiring steps he took following an unfortunate tragedy in his neighbourhood. 2019-12-20T15:13:00Zcd7651cc-be2e-4ae4-9e09-0aa0ce26140a Way Home with Elizabeth PullmanBosley agents know the cornerstones of strong communities are the large hearts who live within them. That’s why we take great pride in our team members like Elizabeth Pullman.2019-12-11T17:52:00Z537b18f3-014c-4866-9c2e-a1dfb814c1b2 Sets Bosley Apart? It’s the PeopleWe're fortunate to have a great support system here at Bosley where someone is always willing to help - and Brandt Morris is an integral part of this team! We recently sat down with Brandt to learn about what makes him such a dedicated agent - and what he loves about The Bosley Difference.2019-11-12T18:12:00Za22528b9-3eaf-4a14-ac96-7a9d3563caf8 of the Dream TeamAsk anyone - Bosley agents are the best out there. This is why we knew Meegan was the right fit as soon as we met her. We spoke to her candidly to learn more about her journey to real estate - and how Bosley is helping to push agents to the top of their game. 2019-10-02T17:19:00Z4627dd96-2552-43e7-8822-6155a4e3ef7a Security 101: What You Need to Know Your property, your house, and what’s inside it, are the most valuable assets you have. We recently chatted with Toronto-based Avante Security to ask some important questions about home security, what to look for, and new industry trends. 2019-09-24T18:23:00Ze8f47612-693c-49da-b817-100509d25906 Smart Homes Seem Intimidating? Here Are 4 Things to KnowThere are endless methods to making your house or condo a smart home - yet updating your home to the smart age can seem intimidating. We spoke to the Toronto-based smart home automation experts at OnHive for some pointers.2019-09-05T20:50:00Z0f66bd89-69d8-40e5-b75b-9132c34a43af To Do When A Pipe Bursts When you have a leak or burst pipe, time is not on your side, and the sooner you can take action the better. We spoke with Reed Water regarding some best steps to take while you wait for the plumber to arrive. 2019-08-26T14:20:00Z4f357368-ce35-4f8e-9540-422f767827b9 in Emerging vs Well-Established NeighbourhoodsIs it worth it to explore homes for sale in emerging neighbourhoods? What are the pay-offs of buying outside of well-established areas? What are the tell-tale signs to spot the difference between the two? We've got the answers. 2019-07-19T16:45:00Zb44f6cb7-ba86-4d3a-aa06-28cd063d05fe House Has Multiple Offers - What Do I Do?When you’re in a hot real estate market, it’s very common to receive multiple offers on a home. This can create a more competitive experience for potential buyers, but for sellers it’s important to know how to approach multiple offers in order to achieve the best possible outcome. 2019-07-19T16:30:00Z9ae92550-1271-4e9f-ad8a-20ff2484d4de Collab: The Perfect Pairing with your Bosley AgentThe Toronto Real Estate Board recently introduced its newest product, Collaborate, an online search portal that makes finding a home in a timely manner less of a concern. With Collab, finding listings and communicating with your real estate agent is a breeze.2019-06-27T14:35:00Zff0a3f04-ff94-43f6-8d2a-9a600b29407f to Expect from a Home InspectionWe got an insider’s take from Alan Carson of Carson Dunlop Home Inspection regarding ideal inspection timing, proactive approaches, and what the future has in store for the inspection industry.2019-06-12T13:19:00Zea42ca72-7ce2-4760-9510-dbd612623f38 Staging: Not a Bosley PracticeAt Bosley, we don’t see value in virtual staging. For our realtors and photographers and marketers, it crosses a line. We spoke with Bosley marketing team member Orlando Mac, who works on both sides of the fence - both for us and for Real Estate Photography company Elite Properties. 2019-05-29T17:55:00Zdde8e27f-c45c-4530-af8b-b8224751507d Design Tips from the Creative Joan de GreyLandscaping has the ability to both elevate a home’s appearance and boost its curb appeal. Design takes center stage, whether you simply just want to enjoy your outdoors or put your home’s best foot forward on the real estate market. 2019-05-29T17:35:00Z6de39280-8f8d-4006-ba5b-64dd9b87d434 Guide to Buying or Selling a Tenanted Property in TorontoYou own a property in Toronto and have tenants currently living there but want to sell… so now what? We put together a guide to help make the process is as seamless as possible!2019-05-15T18:26:00Z4c9b51b6-1714-48e5-9c18-a6a94fd8699d Evolution of Excellence in Home PhotographyAt Bosley Real Estate, we pride ourselves on being a family owned and operated company. In the truest sense, the fourth generation of the Bosley family is at the helm but we also consider our employees and vendors extensions of our family. While each of our team members is in charge of his or her own set of responsibilities, we also make it a priority to help people grow and shine on their own! No truer example of that is our very own Orlando Mac, who works both on Bosley’s marketing team and as the owner of his own company, Elite Photography. 2019-04-18T16:20:00Zd402d42d-7eca-49a3-b110-7f33a1e07dc9 up with Interior Decorator Michaela Burns from Mint DécorFinding the right home is just as much about the house itself as how it will be styled once you own it. We recently sat down with Michaela Burns, Owner and Principal Designer for Mint Décor, to chat about all things interior decorating and give our community a better sense of what revamping your space means.2019-04-18T15:46:00Z8933d213-21b7-4baf-8784-0aa3796f0d77 is a Luxury Home?While it may be a cinch to understand what makes a luxury vacation, hotel, or handbag, when it comes to defining the Toronto luxury real estate market, it’s not as simple or straightforward.2019-04-08T18:01:00Z3c0b0293-42cb-4067-b49d-275d868e7238 You Need to Know About Realtor Commission When preparing to sell a house, it is important to consider the Realtor fees associated with the sale, as sellers are often responsible for covering these costs. Given that there is no fixed rate, these fees can be a bit of grey area. In this blog, we want to break down how these commissions are calculated.2019-04-08T14:17:00Z