Avani at Metrogate Granted Registration

We are very pleased to announce that the Avani at Metrogate community has been granted registration and is now known as Toronto Standard Condominium Corporation No. 2566.  Final closing dates are now firm. For those of you wondering if you may have missed your opportunity to live in this successful east-end Tridel community, don’t worry. […]

38th Floor Being Poured at Ten York

Walls are currently being poured on the 38th floor at the Ten York community. Window installations are in progress on the 20th floor, suite channeling (wall framing) is on the 11th floor, and drywall is being installed on the 8th floor.

Tips on Preparing your Condominium Home For a Winter Trip.

The holidays are over, decorations have been put away and visiting family and friends have returned to their daily routines….. It’s that time of year again, when many of us flee the frigid temperatures and head to warmer climates. While the condominium lifestyle has a lot of benefits, (warm amenities to enjoy so close to […]

Cabbagetown Cool

Call it a renaissance. Call it culinary resilience. Just don’t call me late for dinner. Cabbagetown, one of Toronto’s most long-standing neighbourhoods is having its moment. With an influx of restaurants to suit all tastes, there’s never been a better time for a night out on the town.   Johnny G’s Café A classic greasy […]

Hidden Gems

Small spaces, big impact. Blink and you might miss them. To the untrained eye they might seem unexceptional. But upon closer inspection a world of incredible flavor, distinguished technique, and amazing value is revealed. Each one of these local favourites are serving up something special; and we’re giving you the inside scoop! Jet Fuel Coffee […]

A Maintenance Minute on How to Operate Your Thermostat.

Your condo feels warm and cozy but your fancoil keeps turning on and off? Wondering how to program your thermostat to conserve energy by dropping the temperature during the day, and warming in the evening? Just haven’t gotten around to doing anything with your thermostat? Then this Maintenance Minute is for you. Our latest video […]

Winter Fun at BLOORVISTA

The charming boutique shops, cafes and restaurants along The Kingsway on Bloor are even more beautiful when decorated with the twinkling lights and festive decorations of the holiday season. This residential area, located in Toronto’s west end, just west of the historic Old Mill Inn and Spa, features all the winter activities you desire – without […]

The “Perfect” Shops for your “Parfait” Home.

While North York may not be your first destination when you’re looking for those funky and / or fabulous furniture statement pieces (you know the ones, those extraordinary pieces that lift a room and make your friends wondrously envious), we found some hidden gems! After doing a little investigative shopping, we’ve discovered a few select stores that […]

Real Condo Life: “City Thinking” like an 8 year old

Guest Blog from Real Condo Life: As a parent, I consider it my responsibility to expose my kids to an abundance of activities in the hopes of finding one that “sticks.” For my eldest two sons, it was pretty simple and they gravitated to a couple of sports quite magnetically. The youngest brother however… not […]

A Little Home Maintenance – Winterizing your Hose Bib

Shorter days and colder temperatures have arrived. That’s right, winter is upon us. And with the colder temperatures, comes some homeowner maintenance responsibilities to protect your home. If you condominium home has an outdoor terrace, there is one important but simple homeowner maintenance step you need to do before the freezing temperatures arrive – winterize […]