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Toronto Real Estate, Yellowbelt Zoning & The Missing Middle: Part One

July 18th, 2019 | Real 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

Welcome to my blog on housing, culture and design in the City of Toronto.  Today I'm going to explore how a lack of housing types, along with restrictive antiquated urban planning policies, contribute to Toronto's housing crisis.    Have you heard the term “missing middle” being bandied about in the press as of late?… Read Full Entry

Look What We Found In Our Easter Basket!

April 19th, 2019 | Real EstateThe DanforthRiverdale / Playter EstatesAnnex / South Annex / Seaton Village

Happy Easter! When you're a realtor who finds Novelty Architecture amusing, it was only a matter of time the opportunity would present itself to incorporate The Basket Building into a post. And what could be more obvious that using it for Easter? Built for The Longaberger Company, an American manufacturer… Read Full Entry

The Music Plays On At The Historic Danforth Music Hall

April 18th, 2019 | City LivingThe DanforthRiverdale / Playter Estates

When strolling on The Danforth, there's an easily recognized fixture that is difficult to miss: the theatre-turned-entertainment-venue, Danforth Music Hall. One of Toronto's longest-standing buildings and noted for its tumultuous history with shutting down and reopening on several occasions, The Music Hall has been a staple of Toronto's entertainment scene… Read Full Entry

The Only Cafe On The Danforth At Donlands

March 26th, 2019 | RestaurantsThe Danforth

Despite the name, The Only Cafe is not really a cafe at all... nor is there anything "only" about it; t's actually three establishments in one! Equal parts independent coffee hotspot (One In The Only), long-time local craft beer hangout, and destination inn of choice for the international backpacker set… Read Full Entry

Healthy Organic At Carrot Common On The Danforth

March 22nd, 2019 | City LivingThe DanforthRiverdale / Playter Estates

Have you been to Carrot Common? From the products to the atmosphere, this is a health food paradise worth visiting! The staff are immensely helpful and are willing to assist in answering even the silliest-seeming questions or with finding any product you need. The shops have the air of being… Read Full Entry

Still Lives In Architecture By Stefan Berg At United Contemporary Gallery

March 1st, 2019 | City LivingYorkville / Summerhill / RosedaleThe DanforthAnnex / South Annex / Seaton Village

When you tap into the nuances of housing and home - from visual and experiential levels - it's a source of reflection and inspiration. After all, dwellings are non-verbal signs defining and communicating who we are - just like the contents within. Because we know that our identities, both social and… Read Full Entry

February 2019 - Home Of The Month - East York

February 27th, 2019 | The Danforth

Welcome to Urbaneer.com's February 2019 Home of the Month! This feature provides a snapshot of what our Buyers have recently purchased or leased in the City of Toronto. This month's post highlights one of Toronto's strongest real-estate related markets - rentals!! Facilitated by Urbaneer team member James Ormston, who has… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s Best Buys Of 2018

January 15th, 2019 | Buy Of The MonthJunction/High Park/Bloor West/SwanseaSwansea / High Park / Bloor West VillageCorso Italia / DavenportWychwood / Humewood - CedarvaleHigh Park North / The Junction King West / Niagara / Liberty VillageThe DanforthLeslieville/RiversideCabbagetown / CorktownAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyQueen West

How is 2019 treating you? Given the lack of blizzards and 5 foot tall snow drifts I'd say we're in pretty good shape for mid-January! As a final reflection on the year gone by, we'd like to continue our tradition of showcasing the past year's 'Homes Of The Month'. In… 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

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