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Two Leading Real Estate Research Companies Join Forces

Urbanation, Marsh Report, Toronto, condos
September 22, 2014 12:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Urbanation and the Marsh Report, two of the Greater Toronto Area's leading real estate market research and analysis companies, have merged in an attempt to offer the most comprehensive data ... read more

DUKE Condos to Add to Eclectic Junction Neighbourhood

Duke Condos, Toronto, Quadrangle Architects, TAS, Junction Music Festival
September 18, 2014 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
There are plenty of neighbourhoods in Toronto that, while off the beaten path, are among the most interesting and lively communities in the GTA. One of these neighbourhoods is The Junction, ... read more

Dunpar's Heritage Gate Mirrors the Warmth of Historic Streetsville

Cenotaph and new outdoor seating at Streetsville Village Square, Mississauga
September 17, 2014 8:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The freshly completed Streetsville Village Square on Main Street in the historic west Mississauga community ups the charm factor with a striking red brick repaving as well as the addition of a ... read more

Shanghai-Based Greenland Group Purchases King Blue Condos

King Blue Greenland Page + Steele IBI Group Easton's Group Remington
September 16, 2014 1:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It is now official, developers Easton’s Group and Remington Group have sold their interest in the two-tower King Blue Condominiums development to Shanghai-based ... read more

PRK's University Suites to Bring Bold Teeple Design to Kingston

University Suites, PRK Developments, Brookfield Multiplex, Teeple Architects
September 16, 2014 10:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Long term accommodation in university towns such as Kingston is always in high demand. Along with the normal demands put on the housing market by the local population, students from out of town ... read more

Easton's Group Boosts Local Culture Near Developments

The Easton's Group TIFF Toronto Film Festival Stage Dundas Square Gardens
September 11, 2014 3:10 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
A short walk from Toronto's Yonge-Dundas Square, Dundas Square Gardens is The Easton's Group's newest condominium development. Currently the site to the Hilton Garden Inn hotel, this building ... read more

Kingston&Co Condos to Celebrate Grand Opening This Weekend

Kingston&Co., TAS, Main and Main Developments, First Capital Realty, Teeple
September 11, 2014 9:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Developer TAS is gearing up for the launch of their new Kingston&Co Condominiums development this weekend, and the event will reach out to not just potential buyers, but also the surrounding ... read more

Tridel and Concert Properties Team Up on Sherwood at Huntington

Sherwood at Huntington, Kirkor, Tridel, Concert Properties, Toronto
September 9, 2014 2:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Developers Tridel and Concert Properties have joined forces for a new condominium development soon to be constructed on Bayview Avenue north of Eglinton. Sherwood at ... read more

Checking Out the Model Suite at Fontana's Presentation Centre

Fontana, H&W Development Corp, Page+Steele / IBI Group, Markham
September 8, 2014 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Take a trip through Markham's burgeoning downtown and you will find a collection of active construction sites. Markham's future is a bright one, and the addition of residential density and ... read more

Residences of 488 University Avenue Opens To The Public

September 5, 2014 9:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Toronto is going through a transformation that few would have imagined just a dozen years ago. This city has long had a livable, attractive downtown with plenty to do, but we didn't necessarily ... read more

TREB Releases August Commercial and Resale Housing Figures

Toronto Real Estate Board housing stats, figures, TREB
September 5, 2014 11:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) recently released their commercial leasing and resale housing figures for the month of August, and it appears that a strong summer is closing on a high ... read more

Lash Group's ME Living Condos Offers Plenty of Amenity Options

ME Living Condos, Markham and Ellesmere, Scarborough, Lash Group
September 5, 2014 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough is currently the focus of much of the debate on transit improvements in the 416, and at the same time as we seek the best ways to make getting around easier, this eastern part of ... read more

Construction Imminent for Totem Condos at Wellesley Station

Totem Condos, Toronto, RAW Design, Worsley Urban Partners
September 3, 2014 12:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
You may already know about Totem Condos. Its ultramodern shifted cube design and its great location directly above a new exit to be constructed at Wellesley subway station certainly got it a ... read more

How Tarion Helps Protect New Homebuyers

Fill underneath a house is replaced with lightweight fill. Image by Tarion.
August 29, 2014 4:20 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
When people buy a new home, they want to have confidence that it has been built well and according to the standards set by law. Tarion Warranty Corporation is a private corporation that regulates ... read more

Coming Soon: New Projects To Watch For In September 2014

August 29, 2014 12:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Several new condominiums projects are set to emerge on the Toronto scene in the next month, and while details on some are still sketchy, here's what we have on a few of them: On Dufferin Street ... read more

Dunpar's Ossington Luxury Townhomes Close to City Fun

The Ossington Luxury Townhomes, Dunpar Homes, Toronto
August 27, 2014 12:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since the establishment of the greenbelt around Toronto's neighbouring suburban cities and towns, established neighbourhoods and shopping streets all across the old city are revitalizing as ... read more

Kingston&Co Condos Supported by Four Pillars of Sustainability

Kingston&Co Condominiums, Toronto, TAS, Main & Main, Teeple Architects, Toronto
August 27, 2014 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mid-rise developments are popping up all along Toronto's arterial thoroughfares, or Avenues, as the City presses for additional density in areas well served by transit. On Kingston Road in ... read more

Residences of 488 University Avenue Coming to Downtown

Residences of 488 University Avenue, Amexon Development, Core Architects
August 26, 2014 9:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
University Avenue has seen some major changes in recent years, and Toronto's grand boulevard will soon be the site of another ambitious development with Amexon Development ... read more

University Suites Bringing Condo Living to Queens University

University Suites, PRK Developments, Brookfield Multiplex, Teeple Architects
August 25, 2014 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Kingston, Ontario has long been home to Queen’s University, one of Canada's most prestigious insitutions of higher eduction, and one with a growing student population. Like most university towns, ... read more

KobenHavn's ParkLane Coming Soon to Port Credit Waterfront

ParkLane, Turner Fleischer Architects, KobenHavn, Mississauga
August 20, 2014 3:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
These days new lakefront property in the GTA usually comes in the form of high-rise condominiums, like those seen rising on the shores of Humber Bay or on Downtown's central waterfront. While the ... read more