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Yonge_and_Eglinton_Condos

The time has come for Yonge and Eglinton to become the home of a lot of construction work and a complex transportation network. As many office and condo owners in the area observe every day, it is the perfect time to invest in Yonge and Eglinton condos and consider this area as the right place [...]

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roncesvalles-toronto-real-estate

Roncesvalles, Toronto is a primarily residential neighbourhood centred around Roncesvalles Avenue. The area is known for its authentic Polish culture, along with excellent restaurants, boutiques and coffee shops. Homes in Roncesvalles were mainly built at the turn of the century and feature unique architectural details. Most homes are attached or semi-detached with some detached homes [...]

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Did You Know? Toronto’s First Island Resident

Did You Know? The island’s first permanent resident was Lieutenant-Governor Lord Sydenham, who converted a three-storey hotel on what’s now Centre Island into a summer home in 1841 to escape the city’s cholera epidemics.

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willowdale-west-toronto-real-estate

Willowdale West is a highly accessible neighbourhood in north Toronto. Bordered by Finch Avenue, Yonge Street and Bathurst Street, Willowdale West is close to the 401, the Yonge subway line and other public transit routes. Homes in Willowdale West range from detached homes to contemporary condos and townhomes. You’ll also find large luxury custom-built homes [...]

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Did You Know? Toronto’s Trees

Did You Know? There are about 10 million trees in Toronto, of which 4 million are publicly owned.

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the-beaches-real-estate-toronto

The Beaches is a popular neighbourhood located in the east side of Toronto, bounded in the south by Lake Ontario, in the north by Kingston Road, in the East by Victoria Park Avenue and Woodbine Avenue in the West. At the heart of The Beaches lies a vibrant commercial district along Queen Street East. Here, [...]

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choosing a real estate agent

Whether you are a first-time buyer, long-time homeowner whose family continues to outgrow its current home, or simply relocating for one reason or another, one thing these scenarios all have in common is the need for a quality real estate agent. “While many people have long-term relationships with their agent, either built on trust, ease [...]

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Did You Know? Toronto’s First Ice Cream

Did You Know? In May 1893, William Neilson sold Toronto’s first commercial batch of ice cream. By the beginning of World War II, Neilson’s factory was churning out over 1 million gallons of ice cream per year! 

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lawrence-manor-real-estate-toronto

Lawrence Manor is a beautiful family-oriented neighbourhood located in North York. Accessible by public transit and major highways, it is a popular choice for residents who commute to the downtown core. Until the 1940s, Lawrence Manor was primarily made up of farmland. The 1950s saw many two storey brick homes, split level homes and bungalows [...]

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luminatio festival toronto

Are you planning to be in Toronto this summer? If so, you should not miss the Luminato, an annual ten-day festival of arts and creativity held every year in June. Founded in 2007 by Tony Gagliano, Executive Chairman and CEO of St. Joseph Communications, and David Pecaut, CM Senior Partner at The Boston Consulting Group, [...]

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Chaplin_Estates

Located in the southwest portion of the Yonge & Eglinton area of Toronto, Chaplin Estates lies west of Yonge Street, and is bounded by Avenue Road to the west, Eglinton Avenue to the north, and Chaplin Crescent in the south. Here, you will find affluent families, with the average household income being $198,064 annually.

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bridle-path-real-estate-toronto

The Bridle Path is an affluent residential neighbourhood in Toronto, known for its large custom homes and spacious lot sizes. Surrounded by the Don River Valley and beautiful parkland, The Bridle Path features homes in a variety of styles. The eclectic mix of home styles include houses built in the 1930s, 1950s and 1960s, as [...]

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