Bosley Realestate

June 2020

Urbaneer’s June 2020 E-Promo

June 30th, 2020 |

*Did you know we publish a monthly newsletter that you can subscribe to for FREE? Just click the link at the bottom of this post!*   We hope that, as a global community, we are slowly finding our way out of the proverbial darkness, but staying informed is critical; I encourage… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Can I Catch COVID-19 From HVAC Systems?

June 29th, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateDear UrbaneerHealthy Home

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I take the opportunity to respond to one of my clients’ real estate queries. Last week, shortly after I posted my piece exploring How COVID-19 Will Likely Change How We Design Our Homes, I received a concerned email from a client who works… Read Full Entry

Meet Me In Monarch Park

June 28th, 2020 | The Danforth

Many people think that all city green spaces are much the same: lots of green, a few trees, and perhaps an asphalt path or two. It's really not the size or location that makes a Toronto park a standout amenity, as they're all retreats of green in a cement world;… Read Full Entry

A Brief History Of Toronto’s Little India Neighbourhood

June 25th, 2020 | City LivingLeslieville/Riverside

Toronto’s Little India is one of the most unique enclaves of the city, particularly when it comes to its origin story. Anchored by the Gerrard India Bazaar located on Gerrard Street - between Greenwood and Coxwell - this colourful community has grown substantially in character and in size since it… Read Full Entry

MotiMahal Restaurant On Gerrard Street East In Toronto

June 23rd, 2020 | City LivingRestaurants

Located in the 'Gerrard India Bazaar', MotiMahal has earned it's place  - over decades! - as an absolute community favourite! Currently offering delivery and takeout, it's the perfect way to satiate your craving for Indian cuisine during the pandmeic! So, next itme the mood strikes, or you're wandering Little India on Gerrard… Read Full Entry

How COVID-19 Will Likely Change How We Design Our Homes

June 15th, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateHouse And Home

Welcome to my blog on housing, culture, and design in Toronto, where I share my insights, ideas, and point of view on the many facets of the Toronto Real Estate Market.  In this post, I explore how our shelter is often designed - or modified - to support our changing domestic needs, to reflect fashionable trends,… Read Full Entry

Financing Your Toronto Real Estate Purchase? There’s An App For That!

June 12th, 2020 | Real Estate

Whether you're a first time Buyer or not, there's a lot of information to digest - not to mention a lot of documentation to execute - once you decide to embark on a dwell hunt. The learning curve can seem especially steep when you are doing it the first time, especially since… Read Full Entry

Changes To Mortgage Rules Will Reduce Buying Power Of Canadians

June 5th, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateReal Estate

House hunters take note: buying a home will be a little tougher, starting on July 1, 2020. CMHC announced this week that they are tightening the rules to qualify for a mortgage. As the economic fallout continues from COVID-19, being overleveraged with household debt creates dangerous vulnerabilities, particularly in an… Read Full Entry

Riverdale Park East In Toronto

June 5th, 2020 | City Living

One of the necessary amenities that allows us to get the very best out of urban living is access to a lawn, parks, gardens, trails... any green space! We all know that regularly escaping to the outdoors can often be essential to both mental and physical health, and so, it… Read Full Entry

May 2020 Toronto Regional Real Estate Statistics Released

June 3rd, 2020 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateReal Estate

After 2.5 months of isolation and social distancing, Toronto tentatively sets dates for reopening a few services at a time, but there's no return to 'normal' in sight yet. There was an interesting debate last week between a few real estate professionals, mortgage lenders, and the CMHC. The agents and… Read Full Entry