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Eclectic, Elegant and Cool: The Housing Stock of Parkdale

May 29th, 2017 | City LivingReal EstateQueen WestRoncesvalles Village

Neighbourhoods - like the homes and the people that populate them - are infinitely interesting, especially when that neighbourhood is characterized by subtle changes through its history. This is most definitely the case in the neighbourhood of Parkdale - running downtown west along the arteries of King Street West and Queen… Read Full Entry

Bay & Gable Victorian Architecture In Toronto

May 26th, 2017 | City Living

For lovers of architecture, the City of Toronto provides a treasure trove of visual interest with its housing stock. Take for instance the prevalence of the charming Gothic Revival Cottage, that I wrote about here in my blog recently. Another common style that is both beautiful and historically fascinating is… Read Full Entry

We Love Sorauren Park In Roncesvalles Village

May 25th, 2017 | City LivingRoncesvalles Village

While any urban centres are always challenged by nature in having ample green space, Toronto does well by it's increasing commitment to bring nature to the City. We currently have 1,600 existing parks and 600 kilometres of trails, which translates to about 8,000 hectares — about 13 per cent of Toronto’s… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer Sniffs Out Woofstock 2017 At Woodbine Park This Weekend

May 23rd, 2017 | City LivingMonika's Animal House

Summer in Toronto carries many connotations - good and bad - for all of us. As urban dwellers, it's almost guaranteed that the summer months will find us crawling through traffic and road construction, or sweating through chaotic ferry line-ups and cramped rides in unairconditioned subway cars. BUT, that said,… Read Full Entry

Campechano For Lunch At Adelaide And Portland

May 15th, 2017 | City LivingRestaurants

An ideal spot for a bite of lunch on a sunny weekday, or for grabbing a tasty snack enroute to the cinema, Campechano is one of the Fashion District's more recent additions. Situated at 504 Adelaide St West, right at the corner of Portland, Campechano is the brain child of owners… Read Full Entry

We Love The Alex Wilson Community Garden At Richmond St West & Portland

May 8th, 2017 | City LivingQueen West

"We must build landscapes that heal and empower, that make intelligible our relations with each other and the natural world."
- The Culture Of Nature (1991), by Alex Wilson   At Urbaneer, we've long been fans of Toronto's rich and diverse network of parks and green spaces. The Alex… Read Full Entry

Graffiti Alley Is Toronto’s Laneway Louvre

May 6th, 2017 | City LivingQueen West

Do you find graffiti visually-arresting like we do? Graffiti takes the neglected and out-of-the-way places of the city and makes them marvelous and magical. Plus, it’s an art form that, like drag, originated from a marginalized community and is all about subverting convention and expectation. And, also like drag queens… Read Full Entry

Exploring Toronto’s Vibrant Koreatown

April 24th, 2017 | City LivingAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little Italy

It’s not as easy to trace Koreatown’s boundaries as it is for many of Toronto’s other ethnic neighbourhoods. Often blending geographically with The Annex, Seaton Village, and Little Italy, Koreatown is most well known as the area closely surrounding Bloor Street - roughly between Markham west to Montrose – housing… Read Full Entry

The History Of The Ontario Gothic Revival Cottage

April 21st, 2017 | City LivingHouse And HomeCollege Street/Little Italy

The beauty of homes is that they don’t just provide shelter - they can also be a means of self-expression! Our residences are the canvas upon which we paint our personal tastes, but they're also expressive of the aesthethics popular during the time of construction. Take for instance our new… Read Full Entry

Dynamic And Delish At Dish Cooking Studio

April 20th, 2017 | City LivingRestaurants

Tucked away in one of our favourite Toronto neighbourhoods, Little Italy, is an incredibly unique offering that you simply must experience! We're speaking, of course, about Dish Cooking Studio, whose three-pronged culinary business includes a cafe, a wide variety of cooking classes, and a 'pantry' where you can buy the… Read Full Entry