Bosley Realestate

October 2012

How Safe Is Your Neighbourhood?

October 31st, 2012 | Real EstateThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

That today is Halloween makes this post rather gruesome and haunting. After all, what's more scary than the dark side of reality? CBC Toronto recently compiled police data spanning the last seven years to create a comprehensive map of crime occurrences and drug charges in each of Toronto's 140 neighbourhoods.… Read Full Entry

Where Opportunity Knocks

October 29th, 2012 | Real Estate

As massive as Canada's geography is, bounded by the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans on the east and west, the Arctic Circle on the north and the breadth of the United States to the south, only Vancouver, Montreal and Toronto are considered Canada's major urban centres. Each of these cities offer… Read Full Entry

Halloween

October 27th, 2012 | Word On The Street

Halloween is one of my favourite celebrations. In the photo above I'm decked out in my Britney Spearchucker costume. Ha! When I resided at The Button Factory, for over a decade my neighbours and I created a Haunted Mews down our shared walkway complete with fireworks, scary music, and a… Read Full Entry

King Of Flags

October 26th, 2012 | City LivingTales Of Upper Hillsborough

One of the joys of living in a big city is that when you need something truly specific, like a Flag, you can go online and discover there is a shop that specializes in Flags just down the street and around the corner. How amazing is that? The King Of… Read Full Entry

The Black House

October 25th, 2012 | Tales Of Upper Hillsborough

As our Charlottetown triplex approaches completion as bespoke Luxury Accommodations, we've refined the direction we're going and, in fact, have decided to name our beloved property 'the Black House'. Why? The mystery will present itself soon enough, when we reveal that the new windows we installed on the house are.....… Read Full Entry

High Low Style

October 23rd, 2012 | City LivingHouse And HomeReal EstateRenovating The Movie House Loft

Yes, even as a housing pundit ranting about real estate, design and the horrors of house flippers, I don't believe a property has to be fitted from top to bottom with high end furnishings. Anyone can mix and match with high and low end pieces and still achieve a great… Read Full Entry

The Risks Of A Pre-Sale Home Inspection

October 22nd, 2012 | Real Estate

One of the great benefits blogging about my daily life as a realtor is that I get to share knowledgable tidbits from my career with a larger audience. Often, once I've posted a blog, my fab editor Heather brings to my attention that my insights should become one of Urbaneer's… Read Full Entry

October 2012 Home Of The Month - Riverdale

October 19th, 2012 | Buy Of The MonthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter Estates

Welcome to urbaneer.com's Home Of The Month. This monthly feature provides a snap shot of what urbaneer.com's Buyers have recently purchased in the City of Toronto. As much as we assist Buyers climbing the property ladder, we also guide those whom are downscaling from their larger dwelling into something a… Read Full Entry

We Heart Our Happy Seller

October 17th, 2012 | Word On The Street

In the competitive business of real estate sales, Urbaneer's formula for success includes a multi-disciplinary education on Housing, over two decades of sales, marketing & development experience, knowledge of the latest trends in culture, housing & style, plus a commitment to provide the highest level of service. The urbaneer team… Read Full Entry

Great Condos For Sale

October 16th, 2012 | Word On The Street

Yes, this past week our Globe and Mail Innovative Space ad (running most weeks for the past 20 years) headlined the amazing locations of our current listings. Here it is, straight to the point! Would your property sell faster being advertised weekly in the Globe and Mail? Consider enlisting our… Read Full Entry