Welcome to Kringlewood: Toronto’s Many Cheery Street is Back

Located on a quiet, tree-lined residential street just south of St Clair Avenue East, you’ll find Inglewood Drive — or ‘Kringlewood’ as it’s more commonly referred to this time of year — a street that will surely put you (and any Grinch) into the holiday spirit. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||…

Auditor General’s Yearly Report Takes Issue with Ontario’s Condominium Industry

The province’s annual report card from the Auditor General was released today, which included 13 stand-alone value-for-money audits, including an audit of Condominium Oversight in Ontario (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});>Auditor General Bonnie Lysyk’s sweeping annual report covers a wide range of areas, such as the oversight of retirement homes…

Toronto Storeys’ Property Project of the Year: Reina

Two years ago, Urban Capital’s director of development Taya Cook was incensed when she saw a magazine article that celebrated 17 of Toronto’s top city builders and listed only men. She reached out to Sherry Larjani, managing partner at Spotlight Developments and together, they assembled an all-female ‘dream team’ to…

Mayor Tory Wants to Execute Vacant House Tax Obligation in Toronto

In response to Toronto’s need for increased affordable housing, a vacant home tax could soon be implemented in the city, according to Mayor John Tory. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});> The mayor announced on Thursday that a City of Toronto staff report will go to the Executive Committee next week,…

Noted: Captivating Cabbagetown Home Asking Under $1.3 Million

Toronto is a treasure trove of quaint and charming properties, but we’re not sure we’ve ever seen one quite like 64 Amelia Street. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});> Owned by the seller — who may or may not be Pomona Sprout (we can’t confirm) — since 1973, the home is…

Toronto Storeys’ Realty Newsmaker of the Year: COVID-19

2020 will forever be known as the year of COVID. And, as the pandemic cast its dominating shadow over our daily lives these past several months, one of the most personal and immediate effects was on the places we take shelter. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});> Now more than three-quarters…

26-Storey Mixed-Use Structure Recommended to Surge on Bathurst

The Northwood Heights neighbourhood in North York could see the addition of 263 dwelling units if an application to build a mixed-use building of 26-storeys is approved by City planners. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});> Last month, Portal Developments submitted Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendment applications to the City…

The Toronto Housing Market gets on Fire, Except Where it’s Not

The Toronto housing market is closing 2020 in a way that feels well-suited to the year: some highs, some lows, and not a whole lot of clarity on what’s to come. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});> According to the newest report from RBC, the entire country saw strength in its…