The Feds released the data from the 2006 Canadian Census yesterday, with the major headline being that Toronto is growing slowly while the 905 is booming. Toronto’s population grew by just 0.9% since 2001 while towns like Vaughn (31%), Brampton ( 33%), and Milton ( 71%) are seeing an explosion in growth. It seems that […]
It used to be that a detached, 3-bedroom house with a 2-car garage was seen not so much as a dream to work towards, but a glorious climax to the consumerist life. Not so anymore. The ever rising cost of housing in the city, along with increasing concern on how our lifestyle and choices affect […]
Words like ‘sustainable’, ‘green’, and ‘eco-(fill-in-the-blank)’ have been so overused by the media, politicians, and special interest groups alike that they really have lost their meaning. But one area where meaning is starting to take shape is in, of all places, real estate. And this is happening in, of all cities, Toronto. Like what you […]
While not everyone in this city is enthusiastic about the chance to buy a pre–construction condo, the fact is, new condos make up a growing portion of the condo market in Toronto and they have that undeniable ‘cool’ factor by virtue of their newness. Like what you see? Read the rest at blogTO.com.
It used to be that when it came to where you were going to live, things were pretty simple. Downtown (the core) was for the young and the restless and the ‘burbs were where you went once you decided to pop out a couple younglings and make a nest. Not so anymore. A new generation […]
Fly Condos – a new condo development by Empire Communities located at Spadina and Front St is trying something new. In an effort to promote the project, the developer is holding a Celebrity Look Alike Contest with the winner getting $75,000 off of the purchase of a suite at Fly Condos. Very interesting tactic and […]