West Toronto RailPath Gets National Urban Design Award

West Toronto Railpath

The West Toronto RailPath isn’t just a trail running through west Toronto neighbourhoods; it’s a linear park which ties together multiple levels of city life. It’s a stunning example of the rails-to-trails concept and one which has just garnered Scott Torrance Landscape Architect Inc. in conjunction with Brown and Storey Architects, a Certificate of Merit… Read More

Bloor West Village Ukrainian Festival Starts Today!

Bloor West Ukrainian Festival

Descendents of one of the first Ukrainian immigrants to settle in Canada will serve as Parade Marshals during the 16th annual Toronto Bloor West Ukrainian Festival. Wasyl Elaniak’s granddaughter and great-granddaughter, who still live on the family homestead in Edmonton, built by Elaniak in the 1890s, will travel to Toronto to be a part of… Read More

Immigration, Low Rates To Save Toronto Condo Market

Toronto Condo Market

Low interest rates, high immigration and downsizing baby boomers will keep the bottom from falling out of Toronto’s softening condo market, says a new report by the Conference Board of Canada. New mortgage rules and modest economic growth are likely to result in a 1.2 per cent drop in condo sales this year and a… Read More

South Beach Condo

88 Park Lawn Road #709

Award winning South Beach complex! Super-chic 1+1 suite, 648 sq ft plus 60 sq ft terrace. Gorgeous kitchen with Caesarstone counters high end stainless steel appliances, spa-like bath with glass shower, large bright master with walk-in closet & semi-ensuite access to bath, rich hardwood floors, and great south-east views of lake & city through floor-to-ceiling… Read More

Bloor West Village

464 Beresford Avenue

This spacious three bedroom home is situated in a popular Bloor West Village enclave with top-rated schools, Runnymede P.S. and Humberside C.I. It has an eat-in kitchen with a walk-out to the back yard, three generous bedrooms including a large master with bay window walk-out to balcony, hardwood floors throughout, updated windows, and laneway parking…. Read More

Lakeshore Village

Renovated three bedroom home on a quiet street in the heart of Lakeshore Village, steps to shopping, schools and lakefront parkland & biking trails. Recent (since 2008) improvements include renovated kitchen, rich new hardwood flooring on main floor, new sliding door walk-out to yard, re-shingled roof, new high efficiency furnace, updated electrical (no knob &… Read More

High Park Playground Rebuild Completed

High Park Playground Rebuild

 High Park’s Jamie Bell Adventure Playground reopened Friday with a brand new castle after the old one was destroyed by arson. After the park was torched in March plans to rebuild began immediately spearheaded by HGTV celebrity Mike Holmes with the help of Toronto fire and police and members of the community. At the opening… Read More

High Park Condominiums – New Development at 1844 Bloor St. West

High Park Condominiums - 1844 Bloor St West

The Daniels Corporation is moving ahead with the new condominium project at 1844 Bloor Street West, opposite High Park between Oakmount and Pacific. Demolition has been completed and the construction fences have been erected, anticipating approval of the development application. A sales office has set up near Bloor & Glendonwynne next to the new Tim… Read More

Foundation Disaster in the Junction

Foundation Disaster in The Junction

On Wednesday, June 27, a detached home on Maria Street in the Junction area of West Toronto suddenly sank on one side, coming within a foot or so of colliding with the house next door. The basement of the house was being lowered by underpinning the foundation when something went terribly wrong (exactly what may… Read More

East York Detached Reno

Stunning fully detached reno on a quiet East York street just a short walk from the subway station & Danforth shops. Welcoming covered front verandah overlooking professionally landscaped perennial garden. Exceptionally deep back yard retreat, very private and fully fenced with multiple decks & gorgeous landscaping. A wonderful sunny space for entertaining with family &… Read More