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Seeking A Smarter Commute? There’s An App For That!

March 20th, 2020 | City Living

What’s the most essential amenity near your home? Being close to great shopping and cafe culture? Proximity to green space? While these are no doubt important, I believe most urbanites would rank having easy, efficient access to Toronto's public transit system at the top of their list. With a legitimate pandemic… Read Full Entry

Revel In Spectacular Riverdale Park East

March 5th, 2020 | City Living

One of the most necessary urban amenities to get the very best out of urban living is access to green space. Getting outdoors regularly is essential for both mental and physical health - and your quality of life is even better if you can add convenient access to that mix.… Read Full Entry

Booksmart Bliss At The Danforth-Coxwell Library

March 1st, 2020 | City LivingThe Danforth

The public library is perhaps one of the greatest unsung heroes when it comes to leisure opportunities and cultural enrichment. Libraries aren’t just for bibliophiles (although for avid readers, there is great pleasure in having rows upon rows of reading material to choose from); they are community hubs with programming… Read Full Entry

A Short History Of Toronto’s Fashion District And Art Deco Architecture

February 29th, 2020 | City LivingKing West / Niagara / Liberty VillageQueen West

As I move into my 28th year as a realtor - trading in property across the central core from The Beach west to The Kingsway, and from Harbourfront north to Hogg’s Hollow - I've witnessed an enormous change in the 42 city neighbourhoods which encompass my business. I've experienced this… Read Full Entry

The Implications Of Moving Toward An Asset-Based Economy

February 19th, 2020 | City LivingReal Estate

They say it's no secret that owning real estate is an excellent way to grow your personal wealth over time. As the maxim goes, ideally one buys a dwelling and aggressively pays down any debt leveraged against the home, while the property appreciates in value. Certainly over the past 25… Read Full Entry

A Brief History On The Intensification Of The Danforth In Toronto

January 29th, 2020 | City LivingReal EstateThe DanforthRiverdale / Playter Estates

It was mid-June, 2018, when I originally posted this piece about how much The Danforth - from Jones to Victoria Park - is undergoing redevelopment. Then, just two days ago, the City of Toronto, having conducted a planning study on The Danforth, held a community meeting; it was summarized in this BlogTO… Read Full Entry

Walk Score: The Measure Of A Pedestrian-Friendly City

November 12th, 2019 | 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 / CorktownSt. Lawrence MarketAnnex / South Annex / Seaton VillageCollege Street/Little ItalyLittle PortugalQueen WestWallace/Emerson & Brockton VillageRoncesvalles Village

We all know that life is grand when you can embrace the benefits of a pedestrian lifestyle in an urban locale. You’ve likely heard of a Walk Score, Bike Score or Transit Score, but do you really know what is being measured? Do you know how this data is collected… Read Full Entry

Urbaneer’s October 2019 E-Promo

October 31st, 2019 | City LivingReal Estate

*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!* Loving the splendor of Autumn? Pumpkin spice all around, corn stocks high, vibrant foliage underfoot - it's our favourite time of year! How amazing is it… Read Full Entry

We Read At The Bloor / Gladstone Library!

October 5th, 2019 | City LivingRecommended ReadsDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt Village

Have you noticed the wave of rebirth Toronto has experienced in the last 10 years? It seems city bodies are remodeling and annexing outdated architecture and revamping communal spaces with more purpose and frequency than ever before. 'Old' is being infused with 'new', and classic is being blended with contemporary.… Read Full Entry

A Taste Of Autumn At The Dufferin Grove Farmer’s Market

October 4th, 2019 | City LivingDufferin Grove / Bloorcourt Village

Oh, Dufferin Grove... this picturesque park has evolved over the years into one of the city's most reputable green spaces! Lush and thriving, it has glens ideal for sunning yourself, tables perfect for picnicing, and wide open grassy areas for sports games. Just want to read or watch the squirrels… Read Full Entry