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Dear Urbaneer: What Should I Know About Light Pollution?

August 27th, 2019 | Dear UrbaneerHealthy HomeThe DanforthLeslieville/Riverside

Welcome to this month’s edition of Dear Urbaneer! Every month I take time to field real estate questions from our readers, which vary in topic and complexity but are always intriguing. This month, I am helping a reader wondering about the growing problem of light pollution and the impact on… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Is Biophilia And How Can I Use It In Home Design?

April 22nd, 2019 | Dear UrbaneerHealthy Home

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where we search our virtual mailbag every month and answer a question from our clients about all things real estate. This month, our astute reader is asking about Biophilia, which is becoming a major influence in the design world. After all, wouldn’t… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: What Is And Isn’t Covered In A Home Inspection?

July 16th, 2018 | Dear UrbaneerHealthy Home

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where our clients put us to task with tough real estate questions. This time around, our clients are wondering about the extent and necessity of a home inspection when purchasing a dwelling in the original City of Toronto.     Dear Urbaneer:Read Full Entry

Healthy Home: What You Need To Know About Buried Oil Tanks

May 1st, 2018 | Healthy Home

Welcome to the latest installment of our Healthy Home series, where we explore the relationship between your home and your health (mentally, physically and financially). In the past, we’ve talked about the dangers that can lurk in your home in the form of asbestos  or mold or the risk of… Read Full Entry

Toronto Trends Toward Sustainable Moving

December 11th, 2017 | Healthy Home

At Urbaneer, we've spent 25 years honing our housing market expertise as Toronto realtors while building a business that hinges on top-notch client care. This includes our belief that the journey of homeownership stretches far beyond a home sale or purchase, and extends long after a sale closes. For example, take… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: Will Title Insurance Cover A Prior Renovation Completed Without A Building Permit?

November 28th, 2017 | Dear UrbaneerHealthy Home

Welcome to this month’s Dear Urbaneer, where clients get to dip into the Urbaneer knowledge bank for answers to their real estate questions. This month, I offer my guidance to clients who are concerned about past renovations, prior to their purchase, which may have required a building permit.   Dear… Read Full Entry

Dear Urbaneer: How Can I Prepare My Home For Emergencies?

May 30th, 2017 | Dear UrbaneerHealthy Home

Welcome to this month’s installment of Dear Urbaneer, where our clients put our real estate knowledge to task with their questions. At Urbaneer, we are truly invested in your happiness long after your home sale has closed, because home ownership is truly a daily experience. That’s why in addition to… Read Full Entry

How Would Your Home Compare To A Sustainable Property?

January 26th, 2017 | Healthy Home

Have you heard? A study has found that global green building is expected to double by 2018! Like many stories and reports dotting the media these days, the above article extols the virtues of building green housing and embracing sustainable materials and assemblies in construction. But, now, ideas that were… Read Full Entry

On Building Sustainable Housing In Canada

January 18th, 2017 | Healthy HomeReal EstateTales From Tennis Crescent

In an ideal world, housing should be producing energy rather than consuming it. Our shelter should be healthy, be easily maintained, produce food and water, cause no pollution, and preferably be self-sustaining. While this is far from the reality we live in, it's never too late to start. Even small… Read Full Entry

On Cycling In The City: Then And Now

October 27th, 2016 | Healthy 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

One consistent and common purchasing factor we're seeing as realtors who sell across the original City of Toronto, is how Buyers are prioritizing choosing a property that offers the most efficient commute to work. It certainly makes sense, given commute times are increasing given our urban gridlock, making the journey… Read Full Entry