Toronto Home Prices Rise in October as Listings Plunge 18.8%

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What explains this new frothiness in the G.T.A real estate market? Is it as simple as diminished supply versus an insatiable demand? Can it be attributed to purchasers becoming acclimatized to the federal government’s 2017 stress test? The 15% drop in value of Terra Firma properties through 2107/18. Some semi suburban pockets experienced greater percentage […]

How is your King Street Commute?

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How is your King Street Commute? It seems that the pilot study of deterring vehicles from utilizing King Street as a primary commuting artery has, by all accounts, succeeded beyond almost everyone’s expectations. The recent review (see link below) states that streetcar ridership is up by 16% to more than 84,000 per day, and commuting […]

Preserving The Sacred Core!

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The attached video highlights the dramatic difference in housing trends through mid 2017 to early 2019 between the peripheral regions and the center core of Toronto. Logically, one should ask can this pricing differential continue to expand?  Sales & very modest price increases throughout the core in 2019 have become the accepted norm. Many are […]

A Dubious Honour!

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2018 resulted in the most bi-pedal fatalities ever recorded in the the G.T.A. Regrettably, 2019 is not lagging far behind in claiming this most dubious of honours. https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2019/04/13/man-arrested-after-vehicle-hits-two-pedestrians-on-king-st-sidewalk.html People repeatedly ask:  What immediate steps can be taken by the community in making our streets safer? Perhaps it is time that the city fathers salute the […]