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On Flipping - Or Building Equity - For Toronto Real Estate Buyers

January 9th, 2019 | Real Estate

I have some clients who are in the renovation business who are looking for a property suitable for a comprehensive transformation. Let's call them "Bert and Brenda". Most people would call them flippers, which for many construes the same connotation as used car salesmen and, er, um, real estate agents.  … Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s Top 5 Most Popular Blogs Of 2018

January 7th, 2019 | Real Estate

Happy New Year!! A big thank you to all of our phenomenal clients, colleagues, and readers who helped make 2018 another successful year! The Urbaneer team and I are grateful for all of your support.     As we roll into 2019, I wanted to share with you the Top 5 Most… Read Full Entry

Housing As A Symbol Of Self

January 3rd, 2019 | House And HomeReal EstateJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / 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

Have you ever walked down a Toronto avenue, admiring the wide variety of homes and pondering who might dwell within? "I wonder who lives there...". I do! Every day. In the original City of Toronto, there is so much cultural, economic and social diversity stamped on our existing housing stock, most… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s December 2018 E-Promo

December 30th, 2018 | Real Estate

* Happy Holidays! Wishing You Healthy, Happy Homes in the New Year! * In 2019, consider making our Urbaneer blog your source for the latest Toronto real estate news, housing market updates, monthly stats and trends, and seasonal forecasts. You'll also find helpful homeownership advice and some spot-on urban lifestyle pieces!Here's what's inside our December… Read Full Entry

Foreign Buyers, Property Prices, And Toronto Real Estate

December 11th, 2018 | Real Estate

With over two decades of experience in Toronto’s 'real estate trenches', I have seen first-hand the ebbs and flows of the real estate cycle. I’ve also had the opportunity to witness how various factors influence the movement and state of the market. Recently, I wrote about the role of foreign… Read Full Entry

I Spy A Casa Penthouse Reveal Near Yonge & Bloor!

November 26th, 2018 | Real Estate

Since very early childhood, I've had a fascination with housing and home. What started out at age seven as hours building Lego houses (that's my creation below!) and drawing floor plans on graph paper, my thirst for all manners of shelter soon became a 'healthy obsession'. By age ten I was regularly… Read Full Entry

Foreign Buyers, Inadequate Policy, And Canadian Real Estate

November 13th, 2018 | Real Estate

Welcome to my blog on housing, culture and design in Toronto, with occasion to cast my net more broadly. Like today, where I'm going to explore how the efforts of Provincial Governments to calm the frothiness of their specific urban real estate markets by implementing a foreign buyer's tax are… Read Full Entry

Here Comes A New Mirvish Village At Bloor & Bathurst In Toronto

October 22nd, 2018 | City LivingReal EstateAnnex / South Annex / Seaton Village

At Urbaneer, we've long been fans of the pedestrian lifestyle, human-scale streetscapes and Toronto's well-earned reputation as the 'city of neighbourhoods'. For us, the success of Toronto is its engaging urban fabric, where one can stroll through a diverse and frequently multi-cultural collection of places and spaces that satiate our wishes, wants and needs. One of… Read Full Entry

Edwardian Residential Architecture In Toronto

October 19th, 2018 | City LivingReal EstateJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / 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 / CorktownAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

One of the many benefits of living in Toronto is the beauty of our vintage housing stock. While older residences will require additional maintenance and repair simply because of their longevity, the high style patina and architectural touches that lend the unique character to these homes are truly immeasurable. No… Read Full Entry

Thanksgiving For Canucks

October 8th, 2018 | City LivingReal Estate

Autumn is truly my favourite season. I love the crisp air, the stillness that comes with nightfall, putting on my favourite cardigan, and the changing colours of the leaves. This year the leaves, on some trees, have a colourful luminousity unrivaled in years past. They're almost fluorescent! They captivate me,… Read Full Entry