Author archives: NEWS

DevMcGill Turns 20 This Year, Thanks to Its Vision and Consistence

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A major player in Montreal, the developper proves it has able to adapt to the various social changes which have occurred during its existence. DevMcGill kicked off the first of a series of activities which will highlight throughout 2018 the company’s 20 years in business. A red carpet and banners marking this anniversary greeted the real estate developer’s [...]

Pacific West Coast Meets Innovative, Cutting-Edge Design Just 30 Minutes From Victoria, BC

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Look at this jaw-dropping new video for 529 Swanwick Rd in Victoria, BC. Simply Sensational: The Pacific West Coast meets innovative, cutting-edge design. Just 30 minutes from Victoria on a stunning 67-acre oceanfront parcel, this award-winning home is sited close to its 1,400 linear feet of shoreline. 10,700 sq. ft of extraordinary contemporary lines are[...]

$3.5 million for an eco-friendly modern home near the 401 - Via TORONTO Life

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Address: 116 Upper Canada Drive Neighbourhood: St. Andrew-Winfields Agent: Chris Killam, Property.ca Realty Inc., Brokerage Price: $3,499,900 Previously sold for: $550,000, in 2009, prior to a rebuild The home was designed by architect Richard Librach and built in 2010. Many of the neighbouring properties are postwar bungalows, but they’re slowly being [...]

De la Roche Residence in Montreal by NatureHumaine | via ArchDaily

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Pictures by Adrien Williams Via V2Com A couple with two young children wish to transform a duplex located in Rosemont-La-Petite-Patrie into their principal family residence. The project consists in reorganizing the original portion of the house and enlarging it with an extension in the yard while preserving the façade on the street as required by the city [...]

Magical Courtyard and Laneway House create Unique and Confidential Compound in Toronto

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We'd like to congratulate real estate broker Paul Johnston and his team for the recent sale of 1587 Dupont Street in Toronto. Asking price was 2.4M$. "I’ve passed by this building for a number of years, wondering what lay behind the very handsome façade. I suspected that anyone who cared enough to detail their windows so elegantly, likely had crafted so[...]

Toronto Headquarters of 1Milk2Sugars Move To the Creative Liberty Market Building

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The Sugars decided to escape the hustle of their downtown office (and the low ceilings!) and venture back to one of their fave creative buildings they had seen years before – the Liberty Market Building. Liberty Village has changed a lot of over the last few years, and is now a creative hub for a gamut of agencies from ad, to creative to PR.  The laid-back [...]

Playing Brunch In the Kitchen with Cereal Company Oatbox

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We had the chance to observe the content creation team of subscription-based cereal company Oatbox in action, while they were shooting their monthly recipe inside this slick modern kitchen we gladly provided for them! Here are some making of photos capturing Karolane Rondeau and Isabelle Junge playing brunch alongside some of the real photographs by [...]

Cafe Osmo Behind Notman House is your New Favorite Remote Work Station

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Open weekdays from 8 am to 7 pm Weekends 10 am, to 4 pm Officially inaugurated yesterday with a garden party, the backyard and enclosed patio of Café Osmo is definitely the best new hangout to work or enjoy a fresh meal. Safely guarded by the urban beehives of local startup Nectar, come watch the zucchinis grow in the little potager at the centrer of thi[...]

Le Royal: A Refreshing Speakeasy Quietly Nestled under Le Rouge-Gorge on Mont-Royal

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Pictures by Maxime Vincent ( @Maxvinceroswell ) The new jazz-era themed cocktail bar proposes and extensive selection of wines and spirits in a warm and cozy decor created by Atelier Zebulon Perron. The new venue alongside Le Rouge-Gorge upstairs certainly brings a breath of fresh air to the Mont-Royal strip, sometimes overlooked for newly established and[...]

DevMcGill and Architecture Provencher-Roy Unveil new Condo Project NOCA in Griffintown

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This morning at Le Richmond in Griffintown was the brokers event to unveil the plans and overall project of NOCA, which stands for "North of Canal Lachine". Pre-construction sales for phase 1 kicked also off at the same time, inviting the public to discover what the developer calls "Griffintown West". "With small to mid-size units, we wanted the comm[...]

Aquablu Waterfront Condos to Launch New Phase - Buyers Event Soon

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The waterfront luxury project is about to break ground with a new phase and release inventory at pre-construction prices. They will host a sale event on April 29th and you can register on the official website to be notified. The project boasts most of the luxury amenities one should expect: Spa, infinity pools, gym, 24 concierge and more, but a very interes[...]

Realtor Elisha Sander Plays the Part in Vancouver

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  Elisha Sander of Oakwyn Realty in Vancouver has been capturing our attention for a while now, thanks to her carefully crafted Instagram aesthetics and some of the beautiful properties she markets. With an acting and dancing background, she seems to understand the subtle and bewitching power of image and storytelling on social media. "I always joke[...]

Record Breaking York Mills Property Sells for 4,18M$ and Sets the Stage for this Next One

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Remember our story with this super slick house at 182 York Mills Road listed by PSR Brokerage's David Shirazi Rad? He just wrote to tell us it sold for a record breaking 4,18M$. We'd like to congratulate him and his team for the recent sale. You can feast your eyes and check out all pictures of that marvel here.   Of course, this transaction sets [...]

BLUE Communications Launches Co-Working Space Within Their Walls To Nurture Creativity

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Community announcement Located right between Griffintown and the Old Port, the ad agency offers freelancers, creatives and entrepreneurs to rent a desk + amenities within their walls. The place is indeed very slick, with a lot of sunlight and super high ceilings. An ideal setup for cross-pollinisation of fresh ideas. Founded in 1998, Montreal based BLUE Co[...]

Buddha Station Rethinks the Fast Food Experience with 400 Square Feet Restaurants

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No cooks, no stoves, no cashiers, no problem. This fresh take on healthy fast-food called Buddha Station is the new brainchild of Christian Genest, known for his past success with the chain Sushi Taxi (recently acquired). The never settling entrepreneur / chef / traveler is making it very easy and affordable to eat something tasty & fresh in crowded o[...]

The Hotel-de-Ville Residence by Microclimat Shyly Dances With A Tall Tree

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Story via V2com Pictures by Adrien Williams The large rooted tree sets the ground for an expansion project to a centennial home on the Plateau Mont-Royal, Montréal. Founded in 2013, Microclimat is a budding firm whose work ethos is grounded in the principle that architecture and the environment in which it evolves, are perpetually feeding one another. [...]