Tommy Land

Tommy Land launched his career during COVID but is having ‘impressive success’

26-year-old Tommy Land started his real estate career at the beginning of the pandemic. But despite uncertain times, he has enjoyed “impressive success, “says his broker, Ray Ferris of Erie’s Edge Real Estate in Port Rowan, Ont.

Coping with COVID: How Kitchener brokerage Keller Williams Golden Triangle Realty supported agents

In the midst of the first COVID-19, the leadership team at Keller Williams Golden Triangle Realty in Kitchener decided to loan each agent up to $2,000. The terms? “Pay this back when you can.”

Real Pride Network brings LGBTQ2+ real estate professionals together

Real Pride Network (RPN) says its goal is to bring LGBTQ2+ real estate professionals together, and to give like-minded consumers a place to find those whose core values are inclusivity, democracy, transparency and accountability.
Wendy Starr and Lindsay Smith

How Realtor Lindsay Smith is helping save Durham’s restaurants

Realtor Lindsay Smith comes from a family of chefs, so when restaurants were ordered to shut down indoor seating earlier this year, he knew...
Desiree Tomanelli-Allin

Desiree Tomanelli-Allin: Planning for business when a baby is on the way

How do you handle a multi-million dollar real estate business and have a life too? If you’re Desiree Tomanelli-Allin, you plan ahead. She’s pregnant with her first baby and like all self-employed professionals, is embarking on the trip without maternity leave.
Front of house situated at the top of the Scarborough Bluffs.

Stunning home design maximizes the view

The owners of this Scarborough Bluffs home in Toronto, Jesleen and Jihad, are a young professional couple expecting their first child. They approached Taylor...
David Greenspan

David Greenspan’s aha moment

"You can post whatever you want on Facebook or Instagram, you can have something on your website, but that doesn't create a relationship," says David Greenspan of Keep In Touch Systems (KITS).
John Sparrow

Auctions boost full-service brokerage at Harcourts in Vancouver

Realtor John Sparrow has joined Harcourts Real Estate Vancouver as its first local Auction Accredited Agent serving Revelstoke, B.C. and the Okanagan.
Lisa Patel (Photos: Elijah Shark)

Lisa Patel steers TRREB through COVID-19

Many of us resist taking on new challenges in this bizarre COVID-19 year. But not Lisa Patel, the president of the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board (TRREB).
Nicole Tortorici

Nicole Tortorici knows her target market – she’s part of it

Nicole Tortorici knows how her niche, millennial buyers, feel because she is one. “I’m similar to my clients. I’m at a similar place in life.”