Bosley Realestate

June 2011

June 2011 Home Of The Month - The Junction -

June 29th, 2011 | Buy Of The MonthJunction/High Park/Bloor West/Swansea

After a few months of searching the downtown core east to Leslieville for a starter condo under $325,000, my Buyer suggested we look at a newly registered condominium on Heintzman Street located at Keele and Dundas West in The Junction. While I adore The Junction for the character and scale of its vintage… Read Full Entry

I L House-Shapes

June 27th, 2011 | House And Home

As a proponent of easy breezy au natural architecture, this house in Sweden hits my hot buttons. I always appreciate a house that marries the materials of stone, glass and wood. And I adore any residence that embraces courtyard living with a transparent connection between indoors and outdoors. This house wins on both these accounts. Although it isn't… Read Full Entry

A Swell Of Self-Employed Canadians

June 24th, 2011 | Word On The Street

It's no secret that more and more Canadians are choosing to be self-employed. Here's an article from Propertywire.ca that offers my own entrepreneurial insight on the phenomenon. ~ StevenMore Canadians Lured to Self-EmploymentHeather Wright, Real Estate Trade Journalist
Published on Propertywire.ca, a resource for Real Estate and Mortgage…
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Louder and Prouder For Gay Pride And Canada

June 24th, 2011 | City Living

I'm sure you're asking yourself "Is Steve A Real Model, or a Model Realtor?" Maybe both? Grin. It isn't every day you find your face suspended on a seven storey city billboard, plastered in most every subway station, splayed in print ads across the nation or, as was the case a few years back… Read Full Entry

A Little Frayed

June 23rd, 2011 | Renovating The Movie House LoftCollege Street/Little Italy

Do you remember the Calgon commercials from the 70s? For the past two days, from sunrise to sunset, there has been a revolving door of trades at my Movie House Loft. It's exciting and exhausting at the same time. Hopefully, next week all the major install will be complete. I'm completely spent… Read Full Entry

Grace Restaurant On College Street

June 22nd, 2011 | City LivingCollege Street/Little Italy

If you're a regular reader of my blog, you know I've been kitchen-less for the past month while my Movie House loft gets renovated. One of the benefits is being 'forced' to dine out on a daily basis. Fortunately, I live around the corner from some fifty restaurants located on College Street just… Read Full Entry

The Longest Day Of The Year

June 21st, 2011 | Real Estate

Today, being Summer Solstice, is the longest day of the year in the Northern hemisphere. In Toronto, located near the 49th parallel, the sun will be visible for 15 hours, 26 minutes. Here's a few pics just as the sun was setting on College Street just after 9:15pm last night: It's remarkable how light… Read Full Entry

Happy Father’s Day

June 19th, 2011 | Lifestyle

I know I'm one of the lucky ones. I have a brilliant dad with a heart of gold who is always supportive of everything I do! When I was a child, my Dad told me to "Do what you love and the money will follow". Isn't that the best advice EVER!? Lucky… Read Full Entry

A Summer’s Eve

June 18th, 2011 | City Living

Summer in Toronto is nothing less than stellar, especially when your weekend begins with cocktails on your friends' cityvista terrace! For the past ten days, Toronto's stages, streets and public spaces have been an on-going celebration of arts and creativity with Luminato, an annual multi-disciplinary fusion of theatre, dance, music, literature, food, visual arts, fashion, film, and magic. Now… Read Full Entry

Feel Good

June 16th, 2011 | Real EstateWord On The Street

Although I am regarded as a Realtor first and foremost, I pride myself on being a teacher about all aspects of housing and location.  With a multi-disciplinary education in housing, over twenty years of practical experience, and a passion for design, renovation, furnishings, and the psychology of housing and home, any… Read Full Entry