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Edwardian Residential Architecture In Toronto

April 3rd, 2021 | 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

Urbaneer’s March 2021 E-Promo

March 31st, 2021 | Junction/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

*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!* Builders, and bully offers, and bidding wars - oh my! It's official: despite the slower-than-expected roll out of vaccines, and the pall of uncertainty that is spread… Read Full Entry

The Affordability Conundrum For Toronto House Buyers: Livability, Condition & Costs

March 30th, 2021 | Real EstateJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaCorso Italia / DavenportHigh Park North / The Junction Wallace/Emerson & Brockton Village

I enjoy writing about real estate, a lot. Whether it's a blog, advertising copy or the features of a listing and its location, spinning words is my jam. Sometimes the story flows like a stream of consciousness while other times I have to dig deep searching for the message. More than occasionally, I have to close my laptop and believe the right words will… Read Full Entry

Let’s Catch Up At Earlscourt Park!

March 29th, 2021 | City LivingJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaHigh Park North / The Junction

Having access to green space is a high-value amenity that draws urbanites to certain Toronto neighbourhoods over others. But these days, given that we are spending so much more time at home with lockdowns and social distancing, having a go-to park for some quiet respite - or to meet up with… Read Full Entry

From Brownfield To Playing Field: A Brief History Of Toronto’s Davenport Village

March 26th, 2021 | City LivingJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaHigh Park North / The Junction

Welcome to my blog on housing, culture and design in the City of Toronto. Today, I thought I'd give a brief history on the redevelopment of Davenport Village in Toronto's central west end. Why? Because it represents how an area's highest and best use can change over time and demonstrates how radically different our… Read Full Entry

Mattachioni On Dupont Street In The Junction Triangle

March 26th, 2021 | City LivingRestaurantsJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageHigh Park North / The Junction Wallace/Emerson & Brockton Village

There is nothing like feeling satiated and satisfied after devouring delicious comfort food - am I right?! One of my favourite spots in the Junction Triangle to have lunch or indulge with takeaway deliciousness is Mattachioni - located at 1617 Dupont Street, just east of Dundas Street West. This bodega-meets-bistro offers intimate dining space, should you choose to eat… Read Full Entry

The Movement To Hipsteading During The Covid-19 Pandemic & Toronto Real Estate

March 26th, 2021 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateHealthy HomeJunction/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

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! So we're six months into a global pandemic and, as we live and breathe with gratitude (I certainly do), the risk and… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Are The Benefits Of A Presale Inspection Report For Property Sellers & Buyers?

March 18th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerJunction/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

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where I set aside time each month to share real estate queries from clients and offer my advice. This time, I’m helping a Seller who wonders if having a presale inspection report completed is really worthwhile, especially when it is considered a 'Seller’s market'. Dear Urbaneer:Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s February 2021 E-Promo

February 26th, 2021 | Junction/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

*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!* Throughout 2021 - what is sure to be another dynamic year for housing - be assured that we'll be monitoring and reporting on everything related to Toronto… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s January 2021 E-Promo

January 28th, 2021 | Junction/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

*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!* Throughout 2021 - what is sure to be another dynamic year for housing - be assured that we'll be monitoring and reporting on everything related to Toronto… Read Full Entry