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11 Fresh Office Spaces in Toronto - Via Notable.ca

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Our friends at Notable.ca made a really cool attempt at curating the best offices spaces in Toronto. Among them: SID LEE, Twitter, Autodesk and LinkedIn. Read full article and see all offices on: Notable.ca | An Inside Look: 11 of the Best Office Spaces in Toronto

Rosemont Dwellers & Microclimat Arhitecture Leverage the Potential of their Old Hangar

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Seeing the potential of a former hangar, the Rosemont duplex owners mandated Microclimat Architecture to create an annex that could extend their property living area. This extension could in time be either connected to the lower or upper units, or act as a third independent alley home. Pictures by Adrien Williams The lot before / after   Annexa[...]

Infopresse Unveils New Campus Space For Master Classes and Trainings

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Pictures by Jean-Sébastien Dénommé Created by architect Dominique Hamel with visual design by Studio Beau, the new open space located on the ground floor of the Infopresse building on Saint-Laurent is ready to host upcoming classes. Dedicated to the advertising and marketing professionals, Infopresse states the new campus will be the new epicenter of their [...]

Obama Picked His Post Presidency House in Washington : Take a Look Inside!

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Remember when Obama chose a Portuguese water dog at the beginning of his presidency? This alone made the prices and sales of the breed explode. Will this new home choice (and its interiors) influence upcoming decoration trends? In late May T&C revealed that the Obama family is moving to an 8,200-square-foot house they'll be renting in the exclusive Kalo[...]

Welcome to Boxotel : A Boutique Eco-Friendly Hotel in Montreal's Quartier des Spectacles

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Additional 3D renders: Stefano Giacomello With the rising of different needs and offers in the travel & stay sector, new Montreal Boxotel hopes to attract the new generation of travellers who usually ditch the whole hotel concept for alternate means (read AirB&B). Created by Marie-Jeanne Rivard, host of the TV show Flip de Fille, the 20 rooms [...]

Office Alert: FH Studio Workspace Is Available For Sublet As Production Company Expands

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With so many creative companies on the move and sending us requests to share their sublet offer, maybe we should get in the business of classifieds? See previous stories here and here. This week the offer is from FH Studio, the production company vacating this 2200 sq/ft creative workspace in Griffintown (map). Obviously optimized for a production company ([...]

Black & Yellow Canari House by NatureHumaine in Montreal - Via ArchDaily

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An athletic young couple wants to transform a fourplex to create their primary residence, while maintaining a rental unit on the first floor. The existing part of the house, dating from the 1930s, is restored on the street side, and the attached garage is restructured to match, as well as to accommodate the new outdoor terrace perched on its roof. Topped wit[...]

TP1 Agency is Moving and Their Former Open Offices Are up For Grabs

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Pictures by photographer Cindy Boyce. Global advertising agency Havas acquired digital agency TP1 over the summer and now it's time for the creatives to embrace their new 16 000 sq/ft headquarters a couple of blocks away. Therefore the former open space located on the corner of Sainte-Catherine & Stanley is available to sublet. 5th floor 6200 sq/f[...]

What Would You Make of This Former Art Deco Bank in Montreal?

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Creative birds, free spirits, entrepreneurs! Marie Champagne just listed this former art deco bank building on Plateau Mont-Royal (Laurier / Saint-Denis) and we are wondering what would you make of this space?  Art gallery? Coworking space? Secret society headquarters? We've explored a lot of creative spaces and offices so far, if you are looking for inspi[...]

Toronto Life : $4 Million Penthouse on King West has Awesome Private Pool

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Address: 20 Stewart Street, Penthouse 901 Neighbourhood: King West Agent: Craig Emond, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada, Brokerage Price: $3,995,000 The top floor of a mid-rise building near King Street. The elevators open directly into this gigantic, modern penthouse. Source: $4 million for a King West penthouse with a private pool &nbs[...]

ELÄÄ by KnightsBridge Brings a Scandinavian Green Touch to Verdun

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Location: Verdun (map) Developers: KnightsBridge & District Atwater Certifications: LEED Platinum, Net Zero Ready Scandinavian Inspired The unique Scandinavian-inspired design was created to maximize natural light and natural green spaces. Almost all units will have two or three exterior walls with generous, oversized windows creating a natural v[...]

Miami : Prestige Realty Group Sells Priciest Pinecrest Home This Year at $5.5M - Take A Look!

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A newly built, 8,000-square-foot house in Pinecrest sold for $5.5 million, the highest-priced house sale in so far this year in Pinecrest. A family moving to South Florida from Central America paid $655 per square foot in cash for the house at 9701 Southwest 63 Court, which had been on the market for three months. Tony Rodriguez-Tellaheche, co-founder and b[...]

Developer Prével Invites Instagrammer JF Savaria to Capture the Beauty of Elevation

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For more than a year now, real estate developer Prével with its own webzine, has been creating many stories about the communities and the neighbourhoods in which their condo projects are located. The marketing and content strategy was recently documented in this report we compiled on Infopresse and Sparksheet, when we met with David Deschênes, marketing dire[...]

The Atrium Townhome & Garden by RobitailleCurtis has a Net Floor!

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Pictures by RobitailleCurtis "At the third floor level, a net 'floor' has been installed at the top of the atrium allowing the void space to become a dramatic play surface adjacent to the kid’s bedrooms. The use of a net in this location precludes the need for guardrails and opens the floor plan to unimpeded views to and from the third floor. Riggers from C[...]

House of Sculptor Jarnuszkiewicz in Bolton-Est by YH2 Architecture

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Photo credit: Francis Pelletier "The project was conceived following the guidelines of the surrealist’s exquisite cadaver where each designer builds upon the work done by the previous one." Each sculptural proposition was debated among the designers until verticality, as a strong and clear expression of the given landscape’s essence, was agreed upon as the[...]

PK Subban Luxury Condo On Market for Shy of 1,4M$ - Look Inside!

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The luxury PK Subban condo hit the market on August 10. Listed by Joseph Montanaro and Marwan Ismail, the 1900 sq/ft property in the Acadia Building looks simple and sharp with a touch of class. Just like the hockey player. Glance inside! (via everyone in Montreal) "Amenities include stunning marble bathrooms, stained hardwood floor, huge kitchen with b[...]