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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

90 Niagara's Model Suite Offers a Glimpse of Boutique Living

90 Niagara condos, by Giannone Petricone for Fieldgate Homes, Toronto
August 15, 2014 11:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Residential developments come in all shapes and sizes, and while much focus is put on the splashier high-rise projects, not everybody wants to live up in the sky. Smaller boutique-style ... read more

CBRE Releases Q2 Toronto Downtown Office Market Update

CBRE Office Market Report, Q2, second quarter, Toronto
August 15, 2014 9:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
CBRE has released their second quarter update on the Toronto Downtown office market, revealing plenty of activity in the commercial real estate market. Toronto skyline, image by Jack Landau read more

DUKE Condos Offers New Incentives with Only 23% of Units Left

Duke Condos, Toronto, Quadrangle Architects, TAS
August 13, 2014 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
While taller and taller skyscrapers will be built Downtown and in major nodes over the coming decades, Toronto is going to be growing in other areas and other ways too. On our Avenues, mid-rise ... read more

BLVD and Lifetime's The Code Condos Sold Out in Forest Hill

The Code Condos, Toronto, BLVD Developments, Lifetime Developments
August 12, 2014 12:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Being able to offer the right product in the right location at the right price isn't always the easiest task to accomplish for property developers in Toronto, but BLVD ... read more

Plaza's 50 at Wellesley Station to Bring Added Density to Yonge Street

50 at Wellesley Station, condos by Plaza, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
August 11, 2014 3:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Getting around the city using a car or surface transit is becoming increasingly difficult, and the positive aspects of living right above a subway station are becoming more and more apparent to ... read more

Greater Toronto Area Housing Market Very Strong In July

Toronto Real Estate Board housing stats, figures, TREB
August 8, 2014 2:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The GTA housing market remained strong throughout the month of July, in fact, this past month was the second best July on record for house sales in the region, according to a recent report from ... read more

Canary Park Condos Launching to the Public This Saturday

Canary Park Condos, Toronto, by KPMB Architects for DundeeKilmer
August 7, 2014 12:05 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
Toronto's Lower Don Lands have moved away from their recent past as vacant former industrial sites and are developing together into one of the Toronto's newest neighbourhoods, the Canary ... read more