Bosley Realestate

September 2014

The Toronto Park Crawl To Trinity Bellwoods

September 30th, 2014 | City LivingAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little Italy

You’ve heard of a 'pub crawl' and a 'grub crawl', but what about a 'park crawl'? Swap inebriated college students for nature-loving citizens from all walks of life, add a dash of community spirit, and you’ve got the Homegrown Park Crawl! This Sunday, October 5th, from 10am to 5pm, the David Suzuki… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s September 2014 E-Promo

September 29th, 2014 | Real Estate

Did you know we publish a monthly newsletter that you can subscribe to for FREE?  Here's what we explore in this month's issue: To begin, we take a break from interiors and focus on exteriors in our HomeWatch newsletter called ‘Does The Exterior Of A Condominium Influence Value?’. As condo developers try keep pace… Read Full Entry

La Cubana For Lunch In Roncesvalles Village

September 26th, 2014 | City LivingRestaurantsRoncesvalles Village

On this sunny weekday, Urbaneer stopped in for a much needed break and a bite of lunch at La Cubana, one of Roncesvalles Village's newest additions. Situated at 392 Roncesvalles Avenue, just a few steps south of Howard Park, La Cubana is the brain child of the lovely and very… Read Full Entry

The Centre Hall Makeover In The Captain’s Quarters

September 25th, 2014 | Tales Of Upper Hillsborough

Over the past few years we've been sharing our endeavour to purchase, tune-up, renovate, add-on and operate (remotely from Toronto, Ontario) a vintage triplex in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island - which we call The Tales Of Upper Hillsborough. Since our purchase back in 2008 our second floor suite has been home… Read Full Entry

I Tip My Hat To This Pretty Purple Little Italy Rowhouse

September 24th, 2014 | City LivingCollege Street/Little Italy

I smiled passing this row house in Toronto's Little Italy yesterday. They're urbaneer buyers who took a risk and elevated this dwelling from conventional to visually arresting. Seriously, had they not gone black and purple ("just the right shade... not too Barney") this house would go unnoticed. Now it's a… Read Full Entry

Toronto Life, And Tales From The Toronto Real Estate Trenches‏

September 23rd, 2014 | Tales From The Real Estate TrenchesSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction MidtownYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

It's a scorching hot Autumn market where competition is fierce in a Tyra Banks way!     Right now there are a handful of winners and a slew of beleaguered Buyers scratching their heads over how fast real estate values are climbing. Part of it stems from some significant changes… Read Full Entry

The Perfect Patio At My Movie House Loft

September 22nd, 2014 | Renovating The Movie House LoftCollege Street/Little Italy

As a lover of patios and people-watching, I'm already cringing at the imminent onslaught of winter. Every passing day I feel a sun-kissed chill in the air, while crumpled leaves scatter about my outdoor refuge. Whaa! For the next few weeks, there's a good chance you'll see me perched on… Read Full Entry

Great Stuff At Guff Furniture In Leslieville

September 18th, 2014 | City LivingTales From Tennis CrescentLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter Estates

Life is pretty awesome right now - cuz I'm in the throes of a "Phase One" renovation of a 1960s Riverdale 'Swell Dwell' which is well underway and yet far from complete. While most any sane person would be hating being in the thick of a renovation, I'm tickled pink.… Read Full Entry

My Queen West Art Crawl Finds

September 16th, 2014 | City LivingTales From Tennis CrescentQueen West

Did you attend the Queen West Art Crawl this past weekend? It's a near-annual pilgrimage for me, as I always find something I adore to add to my ever expanding collection. This year I coveted the work of Leigh Cooney, whose paintings are colourful, witty and insightful. Here's two of… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: We’ve Moved In To Our New Home. Now What?

September 15th, 2014 | Dear UrbaneerSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction MidtownYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt VillageKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideRiverdale / Playter EstatesCabbagetown / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

Welcome to this month's installment of Dear Urbaneer, where we answer questions that have given our clients pause. This time around, we look at life beyond the purchase and how you can really optimize your homeowner experience. Dear Urbaneer:After a lengthy search, with your guidance we were able to find… Read Full Entry