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Electronic Commerce Act Ammended to Allow e-Signatures in Real Estate Transactions

July 2, 2015 12:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Toronto's fast-paced real estate market is set to take advanted of the new e-commerce laws, image by Alexander Zhukau read more

Previewing Amenity Offerings at Phantom's TeaGarden Condos

TeaGarden Condos, Phantom Developments, Kirkor Architects, Tomas Pearce
June 30, 2015 9:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we followed up on our introduction to Phantom Developments' TeaGarden Condos with a preview of the suite layouts being offered for the 12-storey, Kirkor ... read more

Introducing Tridel's Islington Terrace in Etobicoke

Islington Terrace, Tridel, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
June 29, 2015 1:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Cordova Avenue, in the Bloor and Islington area of Etobicoke, developer Tridel is building a major new master-planned community to be called Islington Terrace. The Kirkor ... read more

Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza to add to Bloor-Yorkville Vibrancy

Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, WZMH Architects, Toronto
June 29, 2015 11:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In what many consider to be Canada's most fashionable neighbourhood, Camrost-Felcorp's Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza will soon rise above the intersection of Avenue Road and ... read more

Second Phase Sales Continue as Tridel's Avani Rises in Scarborough

Avani at Metrogate Condos Toronto, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects
June 26, 2015 11:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the Kennedy Road and Highway 401 area of Scarborough, construction continues at the site of Tridel's Avani, part of the developer's master-planned Metrogate community. Avani will be ... read more

The Ravine Brings Community Together for Yoga in Brookbanks Park

June 23, 2015 3:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Summer kicked off with some warm sunny weather this past weekend, providing the perfect conditions for an outdoor yoga session in Brookbanks Park, hosted by The Ravine, a new condominium ... read more

First Avenue Properties Bringing W Towns to Weston Road

W Towns, pml.A, First Avenue Properties, Toronto
June 22, 2015 7:43 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we introduced First Avenue Properties’ new townhome development on Weston north of Lawrence called W Towns. The development consists of 48 units, ranging in size from 1,300 to ... read more

CentreCourt's Grid Condos Capitalize on Student Housing Demand

Grid Condos, Toronto, Page + Steele / IBI Group, CentreCourt Developments
June 19, 2015 11:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The area surrounding Toronto's Jarvis and Dundas intersection has a number of new developments either planned or under construction that will dramatically alter the landscape in the near future. ... read more

National Report on Canadian Housing Vacancies

CMHC, Housing Vacancies, Seniors' Residence
June 17, 2015 2:35 pm | by Edvard Bruun | Comments
This week the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) reported a Spring primary apartment vacancy rate of 2.9% for Canada’s 35 major centres; the trend is relatively unchanged from last ... read more

The Ravine Introducing Beautiful Brookbanks Park Through Yoga

The Ravine, Urban Capital, ALIT Developments, Rafael + Bigauskas, Toronto
June 17, 2015 2:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The natural setting of Brookbanks Park and Deerlick Creek are among the many factors driving sales at Urban Capital and ALIT Developments' The Ravine, a new master-planned ... read more

Introducing Spice Urban Towns in Scarborough

Spice Urban Towns, Spice Danforth, Hi-Rise Group, Kohn Partnership Architects
June 16, 2015 2:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's growing empty-nester demographic is fueling the demand for condominium-style living, in areas traditionally built out with single family dwellings, like the quiet Oakridge community in ... read more

Tridel's SQ2 At Alexandra Park Following on Success of SQ Condos

SQ2 condos, Teeple Architects, Tridel, Janet Rosenberg, Alexandra Park, Toronto
June 16, 2015 12:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is already well under way at the site of Tridel's SQ Condos, the first market condominium development to be built in the large-scale redevelopment of Toronto's Alexandra Park ... read more

Suites at Daniels' HighPark Preparing for Summer Occupancy

The Ellis, Daniels' HighPark Condos, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
June 9, 2015 5:28 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Positioned between two subway stations, steps away from vibrant Bloor West Village and across the street from one of Toronto's great greenspaces, HighPark Condominiums by The ... read more

Freed and CD Capital Bringing 150 Redpath to Midtown

150 Redpath Condos, Freed, CD Capital, architectsAlliance, Toronto
June 5, 2015 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of the many new condominium offerings coming to market in the Yonge and Eglinton area, Freed Developments and CD Capital are following on the heels of their ... read more

The Craftsman Breaks Ground in Mississauga's Clarkson Village

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK Group of Companies, SMV Architects
June 4, 2015 4:41 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
VANDYK group of companies' President and CEO John Vandyk was joined by friends, family, and purchasers for The Craftsman Condominium Residences today, to celebrate the official ground ... read more

Introducing W Towns by First Avenue Properties

W Towns, First Avenue Properties
May 29, 2015 12:57 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
For those looking for a new townhome in Toronto, W Towns by First Avenue Properties will be arriving in the heart of Weston Village, with a planned opening for Summer 2016. Totalling a modest 48 ... read more

Enigma on the Park Opens New Doors in West End Neighbourhood

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
May 27, 2015 6:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Condominium developments aren't just making their mark on Toronto's busy downtown streets, they are also appearing in some strategic locations on quiet, tree-lined streets in some of our city's ... read more

ZIGG Condos to Capitalize on Existing Transit Infrastructure

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
May 27, 2015 10:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Transit is an important factor in spurring intensification, with new developments being built in growing numbers on or around existing transit infrastructure. Rapid transit lines like the Sheppard ... read more

Avani and Avani2 to Provide Space for Indoor and Outdoor Living

Avani and Avani2 at Metrogate, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
May 26, 2015 1:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Efficient spaces and ease of maintenance are a couple of the factors that makes condominium living so attractive to many. For others, the lure of the big backyard, and many rooms to spread out ... read more

Savic Homes to Hold VIP Registrant Event for Avalon Urban Towns

Avalon Urban Towns, Savic Homes, ABA Architects, Kitchener
May 25, 2015 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We recently introduced developer Savic Homes' new urban townhome development in Kitchener, part of Canada's Tech Triangle. Currently in its registration phase, the ABA ... read more