Merry Christmas

Please share this important message for people living in Toronto. Blackout is no fun, especially during Christmas!

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Merry Christmas

Dear Toronto Friends,

I hope you are warm and safe.

It is going to be pretty cold for the next few days and some people may be leaving their homes to find warmer places to stay.

If you are without power there are a couple of things you need to know:

Your furnace
If you heat your home/business with electricity, turn your thermostats off or down to prevent damage or injury should a sudden power surge occur when power is restored.

Electrical components
Unplug all electrical components that have a circuit board. When the power returns, it may surge and could fry anything with a circuit board e.g.TV’s, computers etc.

IMPORTANT: If your power line was downed by the ice storm and there was damage to the STAND PIPE (aka POLE)

Toronto Hydro is disconnecting anyone who had a damaged line. They will hook you back up IF…

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NEW LISTING! 15 Rean Drive, Suite 306, Bayview Village

A new condo for sale in Toronto. Simple and modern!

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15 Rean Drive, Bayview Village TorontoHello everyone.

Welcome to a spectacular 2 bedroom plus den home in the heart of Bayview Village. This huge 1,417 square foot condo boasts a fresh open concept design and layout with fantastic luxurious finishes and views of Rean Park.

The ultimate in contemporary luxury and convenience. The Bayview Manor House is an intimate boutique building with extensive amenities shared with elegant Amica retirement residence at 19 Rean Drive and a very desirable location just steps to Bayview Village and the Sheppard subway line.

This suite boasts upgraded features which include hardwood flooring, granite counters, Kitchen Aid appliances and a huge granite island. A southern exposure with unobstructed views allows for warm natural sunlight illuminate into your suite.

Picture Gallery

You can visit my website for the detail information and more pictures.

Happy Holiday.

Jethro Seymour
Toronto Real Estate Broker specializing in Davisville Village and Leaside

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Davisville Village Property values up 5.1% in 2013

Davisville Village in Toronto homes is more expensive now. Is it a good thing?

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Davisville Village

Davisville Village home values increase 5.1%

In November of 2013, 7 homes changed hands in Davisville Village, which is a significant 46% decrease from last November’s 13 that were sold in the neighbourhood. In addition, the average dollar value of these transactions rose by 39.4%. There was a 29.3% increase in the value of detached homes, which was disproportionally skewed due to 4 of the 5 homes transacting above $1.4 million dollars. Last year, the average monthly value for all homes sold in Davisville Village was $882,208, compared to $1,229,857 this year. 2 Semi-detached homes sold in November of 2013, compared to 6 in November of 2012 representing a 67% decline in sales volumes for the month.

Davisville Village year-to-date home sales are down, from 181 in 2012 to 139 in 2013 — a decrease of 23.2%. Detached home sales are down 24.8% for the year. The volume of…

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