The Real Costs of Suburban Living in the GTA 1

The Real Costs of Suburban Living in the GTA

If you think living in the suburbs is cheaper than living downtown, think again. The latest data released by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) shows that, in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), the added costs of commuting usually offset the savings achieved from buying a house in the suburbs surrounding Canada’s biggest city. Homeowners …

How to Realistically Save for a Down-payment in Toronto 13

How to Realistically Save for a Down-payment in Toronto

A recent survey by Point2Homes found that while 66 per cent of millennials had an interest in buying a home, half had savings significantly below the national average down payment ($25,000) and 12 per cent didn’t have anything aside. What’s more, 70 per cent of millennials believed that for a down payment they would need …

Top Toronto Events in March 2019 30

Top Toronto Events in March 2019

With spring around the corner, it’s time to enjoy the rest of the cold weather and icy treats and enjoy some street food and good beer. Comic and comedy aficionados alike will be delighted by this assortment of events that have activities ready for everybody in the city.

Top Toronto Events in February 2019 33

Top Toronto Events in February 2019

Both Valentine’s Day and Family Day are nearing and Toronto has several great events that will make these two special days amazing for you and your loved ones. From fun kid activities to classical music, with a bit of car-enthusiast thrills, February has it all.

Top Toronto Events in December 2018: Holidays Edition 41

Top Toronto Events in December 2018: Holidays Edition

Holidays are almost here and with December, our city transforms into a magical winter fairytale with winter markets, Santa Claus workshops and streets full of Christmas lights. Come celebrate with the rest of the Toronto, see one of the many holiday-themed performances and enjoy the atmosphere to the fullest. Etobicoke Lakeshore Santa Claus Parade When: …

Top 3 Riverdale Coffee Shops 51

Top 3 Riverdale Coffee Shops

Scattered throughout the neighbourhood are Rooster Coffee House on Broadview, Hailed Coffee on Gerrard, and Riverdale Perk Cafe on Logan. Needless to say, there are even more small shops around but these three really seem to encapsulate exactly what makes Riverdale so unique and so beloved.

124 Park Rd. and its history on National Post 59

124 Park Rd. and its history on National Post

124 Park Rd. is really a one-of-a-kind listing that has been drawing attention for its unique historic character and tastefull modern updates that corespond with the history of the house. National Post writes about it in their article: The Toronto neighbourhood of Rosedale is studded with magnificent old mansions whose histories are intertwined with the …

Pierre Quesnel and Coraline Allard from Q and A Design 63

Pierre Quesnel and Coraline Allard from Q and A Design

For over 40 years the Cabbagetown community has celebrated local artists through one of the longest running festivals of its kind in Ontario, The Cabbagetown Arts and Craft Show. Showcasing the work and inspiration of participants for their innovation is a fantastic way to pay tribute to the vast talent within our Toronto art community. …

Top Toronto Events in October 2018: Big Halloween Edition 70

Top Toronto Events in October 2018: Big Halloween Edition

With fall comes a lot of excitement back to Toronto after slower summer months, where people are trying to mostly escape the city. Maple Leafs are starting their season, there are interesting food festivals happening, but most importantly Halloween is just around the corner. So if you want to know about the spookiest places in …