National Real Estate Day

Celebrate National Real Estate Day with The Toronto Real Estate Board

Are you a proud home owner? Are you interested in becoming one?

Celebrate National Real Estate Day with The Toronto Real Estate Board.

What is National Real Estate Day?

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 is National Real Estate Day, a day for all Canadians to celebrate the benefits of home ownership.

How Can I Celebrate?

Tune in to Breakfast Television on May 17 and look out for me: TREB President, Mark McLean. I will let you know how you can enter to win a Rona Home and Garden gift card worth $3,000 to help with your home ownership goals.

Whether it's a kitchen or bathroom renovation that you need, building a backyard deck, or new appliances, Breakfast Television and the Toronto Real Estate Board are celebrating National Real Estate Day by helping make your home ownership dreams come true!

You can also celebrate with us by joining the national conversation on social media.

Share with us why you love your home, and how home ownership has positively impacted your life using the hashtag #iheartrealestate on Facebook and on Twitter @TREBhome.

I also invite you to join us for a live Twitter Chat at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 to be part of some great conversation and have the chance to win more prizes.

What are some of the Benefits of Home Ownership?

If you're looking for a straightforward way to build a solid financial future, home ownership could be a great way to do it. Home ownership is a great investment and the only one you can live in. Provided you are spending within what you can reasonably afford, you'll find home ownership can provide you with a return on your investment down the line. Owning your home can also provide you with a sense of security, knowing that those payments can function as a means to grow your future wealth.

But, home ownership does more for you than grow your nest egg. Owning a home can provide you with a sense of pride, security, and stability. For instance, owning a home can improve the education outlook of your children, can improve your family's health through higher levels of physical activity and lower levels of psychological distress, and can increase levels of civic involvement and charitable support in your community.

So, in the interest of your family's wellbeing and your financial future, it's wise to make the transition to home ownership at your earliest opportunity.

Talk to a Toronto Real Estate Board Professional Member REALTOR®. For updates on the real estate market, visit TREBhome.com. If commercial property is what interests you, contact a TREB Commercial Professional Member REALTOR® by visiting trebcommercial.com.