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Coastal Comfort Food At Harbord Fish & Chips

July 9th, 2021 | City LivingRestaurantsAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little Italy

I grew up "behind the tweed curtain" in Oak Bay, Victoria, which they like to say is "more English than England". And it's true... which is why my British parents loved it so!     Victoria is a place of tea rooms, lawn boiling, cricket and sailing. Plus it has its… Read Full Entry

Harbord Bakery & Calandria In Harbord Village

July 6th, 2021 | City LivingRestaurantsAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little Italy

Today, I’m sharing one of my favourite stops in my day-to-day-life in the city: Harbord Bakery & Calandria. In operation since 1929, the Kosower Family took over the business in 1945 and the rest - as they say - is history! Serving the Harbord Village & Annex communities, this is the go-to spot for delicious challahs, cakes,… Read Full Entry

Toronto Regional Real Estate Board Stats For June 2021 & An Updated Annual Forecast

July 6th, 2021 | Real Estate

The pace of rising home prices and number of sales eased in June - as COVID-19 infections declined - but a heated market in the year's first and second quarter have still pushed TRREB to update its annual forecast. Here's the Toronto Regional Real Estate Board's analysis for June 2021 - along… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s June 2021 E-Promo

June 30th, 2021 | 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

*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!* With more than 40% of Toronto adults now having had both vaccine shots, national and provincial pandemic restrictions are easing; we are actually becoming optimistic that this could soon… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Happens When I Sell My Renovated Property Without Building Permits?

June 29th, 2021 | Dear UrbaneerReal Estate

Welcome to this month’s Dear Urbaneer, where I answer most any questions on real estate, housing, and home from our readers and clients. This time around, a Seller is wondering about the implications of doing renovations without the proper permits, when it comes time to sell her property.   Dear Urbaneer:I’m planning… Read Full Entry

Louder And Prouder For Gay Pride And Canada

June 25th, 2021 | City Living

In 2010, serendipity would have me representing one of a gay couple in Canada's first national Pride advertising campaigns spearheaded by a major corporation. From coast to coast my mug was plastered on bus shelters, subway cars, newspapers, and billboards across the country - some 7 floors high as you can see -looking every bit in love with um, err,… Read Full Entry

Pink Twig: Extraordinary Arrangements For Any Occasion

June 25th, 2021 | City Living

Located in Little Italy, Pink Twig is a chic floral boutique that’s been a neighbourhood favourite since 2006. From weddings to birthdays to anniversaries, the creativity of the exceptional staff at Pink Twig can make any occasion extraordinary.  I had a chance to chat with Rachel, one of the florists… Read Full Entry

Where To Go & What To Do When You Live At Hip Queen & Dovercourt In Toronto

June 25th, 2021 | City Living

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.  From my experience living in Toronto since the 1980s and watching it evolve - both personally and professionally - I've… Read Full Entry

Bidding Wars And The Psychology Behind The Hyper-Competitive Toronto Real Estate Market

June 22nd, 2021 | COVID-19 & Toronto Real EstateReal Estate

I'm Steve Fudge, and I sell real estate in the City of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Welcome to my blog on housing, culture, and design. Today, I want to dig a bit deeper into the psychology of real estate, particularly the blind bidding war process that has been a staple of the Toronto housing… Read Full Entry

Paradise Grapevine: A Winsome Wine Bar On Bloor West At Shaw

June 18th, 2021 | Real EstateRestaurantsDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt Village

As the warmth and sunshine of summer coax us outdoors, it means one thing in particular for Torontonians: PATIO SEASON! These two little words bring so much happiness to people’s hearts, and for good reason! Especially now that patios are finally open to the public after being closed during a never-ending series of COVID-19… Read Full Entry