It’s well-documented that the average sale price for detached homes in Toronto was $1.56 million in March, a staggering 33 per cent increase from a year earlier. It’s less talked about that the Greater Toronto Area’s 905 region was up 34 per cent, with detached homes selling for an average of $1.12-million.
Joe from Milton, Ont., found out just how hot the market really was when he listed his house for $929,000 on free local classifieds site Kijiji without an agent, reports NEWSTALK 1010.
“The time I listed it on Kijiji to the time I sold it was about 15 minutes,” Joe tells the radio station.
Milton-based Joe thought he’d leave the listing up on Kijiji for a few months to see what kind of offers he’d get and how he could leverage them for more money. Instead, he got a desperate sounding note from a man almost immediately who wanted to see the house the same evening.
Joe tried to put him off until the next day but the potential buyer insisted. He arrived at Joe’s door within 15 minutes,Read More »from Million-dollar Ontario home sells in 15 minutes on Kijiji