11 Jul 2013

Home sales fall in Toronto while prices jump

The Toronto Real Estate Board recently indicated that home sales in Toronto slipped in June, while prices jumped. According to the report, sales fell nearly 1 percent on a year-over-year comparison. However, prices increased 4.7 percent during the same period of time. While it wasn't the housing boom real estate agents…

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4 Jul 2013

As summer has arrived, many homeowners are packing up seasonal items to put in self storage. As these items are likely cluttering up a closet, garage or basement, self storage provides a cost-effective solution to…

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1 Jul 2013

Self storage units provide an inexpensive solution to all your storage needs. Whether it's getting a home ready for a move, clearing up clutter in an office or keeping seasonal items out of sight for…

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28 Jun 2013

It is a common misconception that you have to sign a lengthy contract when using self storage.However, certain facilities know that people often do not know how long they will need to store their things or…

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28 Jun 2013

Self storage provides a useful solution to anyone who is moving or cleaning up a home. While many people over-stress themselves on moving day or homeowners have seasonal items piling up in a garage, self…

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27 Jun 2013

According to a recent report from The Toronto Star, those who purchased a condominium unit in a building that is still being constructed might be in for extra costs come move-in time. The source reported that…

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25 Jun 2013

When deciding on whether or not you need a storage unit, don't let the common misconceptions influence your decision. Myth: My items won't be safeFact: Self storage provides a safe haven for valuables you do not…

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25 Jun 2013

According to a recent Canadian Real Estate Association report, Canadian home sales increased 3.6 percent in May on a month-over-month comparison, accounting for the largest gain in more than two years, while prices hit an…

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21 Jun 2013

According to a recent report from RealNet Canada, home prices in the greater Toronto area averaged a record high $644,427 during May. The report indicated that the price increase is likely due to the waning supply of…

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18 Jun 2013

According to a recent report from the Canadian Real Estate Association, home sales in Canada increased by 3.6 percent in May on a month-over-month comparison. The report also indicated that home prices increased 3.7 percent…

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11 Jun 2013

The latest repot from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation showed that housing starts in the Toronto metropolitan area came in at 34,386 in May, up from 33,777 in April. The increase bodes well for the…

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7 Jun 2013

Leger, the largest Canadian-owned polling, research and strategic marketing firm, recently conducted consumer and business surveys of more than 1,000 individuals for the Consumer Choice Awards. The awards are coveted by businesses, as consumers vote on whether…

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6 Jun 2013

A recent report from the Toronto Real Estate Board showed that home prices in Toronto were up in May.According to the report, Toronto home prices climbed 5.4 percent in May on a year-over-year comparison. The…

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4 Jun 2013

A recent report from the Bank of Montreal showed that greater Toronto area homeowners still confident when it comes to buying a home. A BMO poll showed that 57 percent of the homeowners plan to purchase a…

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31 May 2013

A recent panel discussion between venture capitalists and business leaders focused on small businesses and startups in Canada.According to the Financial Post, Anthony Lacavera, CEO of WIND Mobile, cited unrealistic expectations curb too many Canadian…

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30 May 2013

For Ski-Doo owners in Toronto, secure storage units help free up space in your garage while keeping your snowmobile out of the weather and rust free year-round.According to the Canadian Press, Ski-Doo, the Quebec-based manufacturer…

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30 May 2013

As more people around the world immigrate to Canada, Toronto sees many families searching for cheap storage space.According to a recent article in The Star, the 2011 National Household Survey revealed that 2.5 million immigrants…

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28 May 2013

Due to the unusually dry start to May, youth and adult softball leagues kicked off the first tournaments of the season recently as coaches flocked to self storage units to house all of their equipment.There…

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24 May 2013

Secure storage can be a reliable way for many Millennials to store and maintain their belongings while still supporting an uber mobile and often urban lifestyle.According to the Wellesley Institute, Millennials – people between the…

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