Bosley Realestate

July 2013

Urbaneer’s July 2013 E-Promo

July 29th, 2013 | Real Estate

A true testament to the strength of the Toronto housing market is the battering the city recently withstood from extreme weather and forces of nature.  Not floods, rainstorms, or scorching heat could dampen demand, or derailthe level of activity, which underscores the power behind the current market momentum. This… Read Full Entry

A Lake In Trinity Bellwoods Park?

July 26th, 2013 | City LivingLittle PortugalQueen West

After that record-breaking rainfall a few weeks back, Mackenzie Keast, an urban designer and member of Toronto based collective Distl, saw the deluge of flooding across our green spaces as the inspiration to illustrate how brilliant a lake might look in the middle of west end Trinity Bellwoods Park, one… Read Full Entry

Our July 2013 Homewatch Newsletter

July 24th, 2013 | Real Estate

Having been blogging now for over three years, I've discovered it isn't unusual to find the information I share often warrants being tranformed into one of our Homewatch Newsletters. Have you seen our Homewatch Newsletters? They're a compendium of the topical issues most anyone interested in real estate will find… Read Full Entry

July 2013 Home Of The Month - South Annex

July 22nd, 2013 | Buy Of The MonthReal EstateAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little Italy

Welcome to's Home Of The Month. This feature provides a snap shot of what's Buyers are purchasing in the City of Toronto. From our point of view, one of the fastest growing markets in the downtown core is the Investor marketplace. The Investor is someone who is not… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer - Do I Buy A House Or A Condo?

July 17th, 2013 | Dear Urbaneer

At the start of my real estate career over two decades ago, I found Buyers quite clearly had a preference to purchasing either a freehold dwelling or a condominium. Back then the price gap between the two housing types weren't as dramatic as they are today, in part because there… Read Full Entry

Mid-Month Sales Figures Solid For The Toronto Real Estate Market

July 16th, 2013 | Real EstateTales From The Real Estate Trenches

  The Toronto Real Estate Board's sales statistics were released for the first half of July 2013 yesterday, showing a moderate increase of 2.2 per cent compared to the same period in 2012.  The number of new listings that came to market on the TorontoMLS was two per cent less… Read Full Entry

Full Of Beans Coffee Roastery On Dundas West In Little Portugal

July 15th, 2013 | City LivingLittle Portugal

  If we lived in Little Portugal, we'd make Full Of Beans Roastery located at 1348 Dundas West our morning pit stop. Yup, nothing beats a great fresh cup of java. And here, you can feel the magic the moment you cross the threshold. The scent of roasted beans is… Read Full Entry

Hipsters Or Not, Real Estate Values Rise

July 12th, 2013 | Real EstateLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

  A funny situation is unfolding in Toronto. According to The Toronto Star and Yelp, it appears a whole generation of Torontonians are collectively denying their subscription to the 'Hipster' lifestyle, while congregating in the same trendy locations.     This living breathing paradox of dandies are cutting a fashionable… Read Full Entry

Churchill In Little Portugal On Dundas West

July 11th, 2013 | City LivingRestaurantsLittle Portugal

  We love Churchill, the charming bar located at 1212 Dundas West located next to the Beer Store on the corner of Lakeview Avenue just west of Ossington. Sun-drenched with a darling patio set under a canopy of mature trees, this corner spot has that comforting patina that comes with… Read Full Entry

A Gold Ribbon For Urbaneer

July 10th, 2013 | Word On The Street

Although I am regarded as a Realtor first and foremost, I pride myself on being a teacher on 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, with a forte on the psychology of… Read Full Entry