Cabbagetown Arts and Crafts Fair Winner: Vanessa McKernan

Cabbagetown is known for having one of the most vibrant and engaged communities within the City of Toronto. One way that the neighbourhood showcases its commitment to the arts is through The Cabbagetown Arts and Crafts Show. The event is held within Riverdale Park West during the second weekend of September each year and has …

Cabbagetown Festival and Cabbagetown Tour of Homes

According to Cabbagetown Preservation Association, Cabbagetown is the largest continuous area of preserved Victorian housing in all of North America. This neighbourhood is populated by various multicultural communities of artists, young professionals, but also researchers and scientists associated with nearby University of Toronto and it’s the ideal place to experience the diversity Toronto has to offer. Silver …

Buyer lands unit in coveted downtown Toronto building with second bid

A sucesfull sold listing 88 Blue Jays Way was featured in Globe and Mail. The listings was sold in only one day and this is it’s story: 88 Blue Jays Way, No. 2904, Toronto Asking price: $769,000 Selling price: $760,000 Previous selling price: $517,900 (2017) Taxes: $3,670 (2019) Days on the market: One Listing agents: …

Toronto July Market Report: Tightening Conditions

GTA REALTORS® reported 8,595 sales through TREB’s MLS® System in July 2019, which made sales rise by 24.3 per cent compared to July 2018. According to TREB, sales were up by 5.1 per cent on a month-over-month basis, after preliminary seasonal adjustment. The biggest spike in sales was recorded in semi-detached and detached house segment, …

Condo of the Week: $1.9 million for a decked-out Davisville townhouse

101 Erskine Avenue Listing was recently featured on Toronto Life as “Condo of the Week”. You can check out the original article here. Address: 101 Erskine Avenue, Townhouse 6 Neighbourhood: Davisville Agent: Phil Taylor, Sotheby’s International Realty Canada, Brokerage Price: $1,898,800 The place A three-storey townhouse with modern finishes, an ensuite bathroom for each bedroom, …

What to Look For in a Results-Driven Real Estate Team

Jim and Richard were recently interviewed by Inman News about assembling an effective real estate team. Read the original interview at Inman.com. For senior real estate advisors Richard Silver and Jim Burtnick, partnering brings a breadth of knowledge and a balance of skills. Teamwork, like any relationship, requires negotiation and compromise. But for many luxury …

Photo Essay: The University of Toronto Neigbourhood

The University of Toronto is situated on the border of Queen’s Park in the city’s core, and it has continued growing since its foundation in 1827. Today, it is considered Canada’s premier university, and it’s known internationally for its influential research. It’s also centrally located in downtown Toronto, close to neighbourhoods like Yorkville and the …