Author archives: NEWS

As Seen On #MontrealRealEstate

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It is interesting to monitor the action that goes on under #MontrealRealEstate, as more agents and developers use the medium to promote new listings and exchange information. Some brokers even told us that sometimes, it directly results in a collaboration. Here's a drill down of some of the last week's moments. Keep posting friends, you might end up here! O[...]

6 Toronto Real Estate Brokers You Should Follow on Instagram

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EDITOR'S NOTE: We are currently researching for interesting real estate projects, exceptional listings and fine brokers in the Toronto area to produce a series of 10 original stories in the upcoming weeks. If you have a good idea for us, please reach out now!   We love to connect and feature inspiring individuals from the real estate scene wh[...]

Meanwhile in Malibu: Peaceful Oasis With Lush Landscaping Offering Private Pool and Spa

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Since winter is creeping around the corner, we tend to keep a keen eye onto the newsletters of The Agency, the Los Angeles based global luxury brokerage firm which markets beautiful properties in every beach cities along the coast. Good to know, as I'm currently scheming the next Vacation Special... This nestled house with ocean views particularly stroke ou[...]

GURU Energy Drink's Maker of The Week : Oopsmark and its Bicycle Wine Rack

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This story is part of our collaboration series with GURU Energy Drink who provides good energy to those who want to do greater things. Catch up with all previous stories here. By the time you read this, our maker of the week Jesse Herbert, is already cycling on some remote wine routes in Argentina for 6 weeks. His passion for both good wine and bicycle,[...]

SID LEE Architecture and Massivart Put a Fresh Paint on Hotel W Restaurant

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The new Hotel W restaurant concept E.A.T. (Être Avec Toi) developed by NYC firm BPC (by Peter Chase) just re-opened its doors to the public in Montreal after a great amount of transformation. SID LEE Architecture wanted to bring radical change to the restaurant experience in hope to attract a new / trendier crowd and bring back the W Hotel restaurant top of [...]

Look at This Sweet Little Detached House in Toronto With Backyard and Home Office

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You've read it everywhere, Toronto detached houses average price is flickering above the 1M$ (mental) milestone and first-time buyers have a hard time getting on the market shuttle. This is why when we saw this new listing by Alex Brott, we pocketed it just for you. This property has a sweet backyard, detached garage and a separate home office / den. The che[...]

Enchanting Sutton Vineyard Is Looking for New Epicurean Owner

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Acquiring a vineyard is probably the ultimate and most epicurean luxury. We were therefore delighted when Marie-Piers Barsalou, a Sotheby's agent who specializes in the Eastern Townships properties, came to us with this story. Located in the Sutton Mountains of southern Quebec, the Chapelle Ste Agnès vineyard was established in 1997 by Henrietta Antony, a[...]

A Perfect James Bond Villain Hideout in Little Burgundy

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Since we are constantly scouting for the special properties, we were glad when Alexandre Gauvin and Martin Rouleau reached out to pitch their new listing. Step inside this place and notice pures lines, a huge open-space and quite a unique layout: the second floor rooms overlook the living area through immense glass openings. Either you feel like James Bond o[...]

Meubles De Gaspé Launches 2016 Furniture Collection

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Made-to-fit furniture company Meubles De Gaspé recently launched their 2016 Furniture Collection with a big party for friends, family and loyal customers. We asked them a couple of questions.   What was the main idea / inspiration for the new collection? Within the past two years, we’ve learned a lot about furniture, about history, design, co[...]

Waverly Residence by MU Architecture in Montreal

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Waverly Residence by Mu Architecture is located just south of Jean-Talon Street in Alexandra-Marconi district is the result of the idea of creating a very modern living place for wealthy clients in this up and coming neighborhood. Alexandra-Marconi is a landlocked district between the Canadian Pacific Railway in the west, The Little Italy to the east, south [...]

Reign on Your Part of Historical Vieux-Québec With This Freshly Renovated Unit

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Stephane Caron & David Fafard are two Québec City brokers with a taste for a mix of modern and historical architecture. This listing part of the old city is located on La Rue des Remparts with a view on the Marina, the Saint-Lawrence River, the city and the mountains. It particularly struck our attention with these amazing white dormers and kink ceilings[...]

Outdated Toronto Loft Gets Modernized With Industrial Touches - Via HomeEdit

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Fed up with all the beige walls and orange-hued wood, the owners of this small loft located in Toronto decided it was time for a change so they asked Rad Design to come up with a new plan for their home. They wanted the loft to look clean and modern and to have a totally different vibe than before. Full story and more pictures here: Outdated Toronto Loft Ge[...]