Category archives: Toronto

An Ode to South Hill, Yorkville’s Side Chick in Toronto

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About our correspondent: An ex-banker turned realtor, Mariana was born and raised in Bulgaria and credits her creativity, accent and sense of humour to her Eastern European heritage. She is a full time wheeler and dealer at the Boutique firm known as PSR Brokerage in Toronto. Pictures by Mitch Service (@416Shooter) An Ode to South Hill, Yorkville’s S[...]

A Golfer's Dream Just 30 Minutes North of Toronto Even Prized by Some NHL Players

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Promoted listing presented by Ramin Khaze of Forest Hill Real Estate. Nestled in the exclusive Wyndance Estates gated community on a premium 106 x 200-foot lot overlooking luscious forest greenery, this estate has been re-imaged for today’s luxury lifestyle. Enjoy over 3100 Sq. Ft of open-concept living featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, a jaw droppi[...]

Former Arts and Crafts House on High Park Restored by Faithful Investors

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  Sometimes, a couple of individuals get together to do the right thing. The story of 320 Indian Road in Roncesvalles Village, Toronto could have been one of typical (and natural) densification. With new effective zoning allowing to erect a multiplex building, the old Arts & Craft house didn't really stand a chance. But somehow, a group of inve[...]

Condo of the Week: Inside a $4 750 000 Waterfront PH at Pier 27 in Toronto

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Toronto correspondent Anthony Lavignasse and broker Mark Savel recently took us on a full private tour of the Pier 27 luxury waterfront development. You can catch up with their recent adventure here.  Today Mark just tipped us again about the fact that PH 1404 just hit the market for 4 75 000$ and listed by  Farrah Ranjbar and Shelly Shapiro of Sotheby’[...]

Suite 6002 of the Shangri-La in Toronto is so Slick, it Actually Looks Like Renderings!

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With tall tower projects downtown Toronto, it is sometimes hard for a unit to stand out on the market. Not this time! This new unit liste by Andrew Moresi of E&V Toronto is breathtaking. Views of the lake, downtown, the CN Tower can be gazed at through massive two-story high windows. Depicted below in a variation of light going from magic hour to dusk, i[...]

Largest Suite Inside Gothic Domus Building With Views Of Millionaires Row Goes For Sale

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We've always been intrigued by the Domus building in Yorkville, with its Gothic architecture and huge arched windows. Thus we were very enthusiastic when broker Andrew Moresi of Engel & Völkers in Toronto wrote to share that he just listed the largest suite in the building. Asking price : 3 249 000$ CAD Full listing info here. Formerly two units, [...]

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[...]

Strolling the Graffiti Alley in Toronto with Realtor Mark Savel of Sage Real Estate

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Mark Savel is a born and raised Toronto broker with Italian roots, who is super active on social media. During my last stay in Toronto, I met with him for a Zabaglione at Bar Buca and a stroll of the notorious Graffiti Alley. Mark is involved with the street art scene, running the Instagram account @Streetartintoronto and representing some of the local artis[...]

Prices of Montreal Properties in US Dollars

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NOTE: Prices might change over time due to the constant rate variations, of course. The exercise was done using the exchange rate:  $1 CAD = $0,76 US Since we are about to meet a lot of Americans during The Real Deal Showcase and Forum in Toronto, we thought it would be interesting to show how much the US dollar can afford on the Montreal market. As u[...]

The Condo Chicks and Stomp Realty Introduce The High Park Church Conversion Project

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Erica Smith and Lorena Magallanes, also known as The Condo Chicks recently announced they are exclusively listing 260 High Park Church Lofts and Residences in the desired High Park location. "We are in the approval stages with the city of Toronto and expect to launch this fall! The project will consist of 77 spacious church lofts and newly constructed condo[...]

Riding to The Beaches on a Moody Day with Agent Alex Brott

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I've been following Alex Brott for more than a year now, so when we met in Toronto, I felt like I already knew her a little. The way she writes the descriptions for her listings, her newsletter or infamous blog is simply refreshing and vivid, thanks to her background in the music industry. "You probably noticed by now that I make a lot of references and quo[...]

Discover the Great Home Staging and Interior Design Work of Justine Elise

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It's the first time that we actually write about an interior designer, but hey, we might get wild! We have discovered Justine's works on Instagram and we instantly loved her clean lines, open concepts and visual approach. We decided to contact her and discuss her work and passion   I like this pineapple accessory so much I took a selfie with it![...]

Insights From The Real Deal Toronto Showcase and Forum 2016

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The Real Deal Magazine brought some of the most respected developers and brokerage firms from NYC and South Florida to discuss, share insights and obviously promote their projects in Toronto. As Canada is the #1 foreign investor country in the US real estate market (currently battling this spot with China), the Toronto Forum and Showcase was key to craft rel[...]

Now That's Entertainment District! This PH has Total View Over Toronto Rogers Center

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To submit a property to the Fresh Listings section, please use this form. If you are new in Toronto and look for a way to make friends this spring, this might just be a quick fix! Look at this amazing and direct view over the playing field, both inside and on the private 1000 sq/ft terrace. Thanks to Sotheby's broker Richard Silver and the rest of the team [...]

As Seen on #TorontoRealEstate

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Following our Montreal edition, here are the stories that caught our attention on #TorontoRealEstate. By the way Toronto professionals, don't miss the upcoming TORONTO Real Estate Forum & Showcase by The Real Deal on March 30. Info and tickets here. See you there!   We’re proud to announce that we are going to cover the @Trdny The Real Deal [...]

Fresh Listing : New Detached House Just One Block of Bloor West in Toronto

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Freshly listed by Alex Brott in Toronto! If you would like to submit a listing for our Fresh Listings column, please do it using this section. "What Swansea dreams are made of! Just one block South of Bloor West, this newer built, detached home has everything you need, and things you don’t need but always dreamed of - see wood burning fireplace in enormous[...]