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Tuesday, July 9, 2019   /   by Sally Niu

Neighbourhood Guide - Broadview North, Toronto

Park-lined Neighbourhood Overlooking the Valley


Broadview North is an urban East York neighbourhood, full of younger, generally well-educated city singles. 
Lined by the famous Todmorden Mills Park, Broadview North is a bliss for nature lovers. There is simply no shortage of green space for you to soak up the sun, with beautiful trails perfect for jogging and cycling.
Running through by Broadview and Pape, Broadview North has a Walk Score of 77, meaning most errands could be accomplished on foot. Next to the DVP and within walking distance to the Danforth subway station, daily commute to the downtown core is quite manageable. 
Benefiting from its diverse community, Broadview North is known for its abundance of restaurants and grocery stores. From souvlaki to pho, Sobeys to the Big Carrot, you will never run out of choices! The neighbourhood also offers some great stores like Dollarama, The Wine Shop, and Quirk Pets. Not to mention, Broadview North is only 5 minutes dr. ...

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Monday, July 8, 2019   /   by Sally Niu

Neighbourhood Guide - Birch Cliff, Scarborough

An established, family-oriented neighbourhood by the Scarborough Bluffs, Birch Cliff has been considered as one of the top 10 up-and-coming neighbourhoods in Toronto
The residents of Birch Cliff tend to be younger singles and families coming from upper-middle-income households. On the cusp of the Lake, this area is an oasis from the fast-paced city life and allows residents and guests to enjoy some serenity. The region is blessed with plenty of green spaces and parks such as Blantyre, the Runnymede Lands, and the alluring Rosetta McClain Gardens. Additionally, a large portion of the neighbourhood is dedicated to the Toronto Hunt Golf Course, perfect for friends, family, and coworkers outings! 
The neighbourhood is deemed somewhat walkable, with a walk score of 65, as some errands may be more car-dependent than others. Along with this, it scored at 66 for both bike-score and transit-score, meaning there’s always a way to get around!
Birch Cliff boasts a great variety of ...

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Monday, July 8, 2019   /   by Sally Niu

Neighbourhood Guide - Richview, Toronto

Large, Culturally Diverse Etobicoke neighbourhood -  Home to a wide variety of treasures

With a higher percentage of retirees and older households, Richview is an urban, upscale, and diverse neighbourhood. The area is engulfed in parks and greenspace - such as Alex Marchetti park and Valleyfield. Many are equipped with trails for hiking and play structures for children. 


As in many other Etobicoke communities, running errands in Richview requires a car most of the time. Bus services on Eglinton, Dixon, and Islington can take you to both subway lines and the Mississauga Transit System. If you drive, Hwy 401 and 27 are just along the edge. Surprisingly, Richview is a biker’s paradise. Flat, with designated bike lanes, it has a Bike Score of 92.
There is simply no shortage when it comes to dining and shopping in Richview! From Somali cuisine to sushi and Fish & Chips, take your taste buds on an adventure. Or pick up groceries at the local No Frills, Metro, o ...

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Friday, July 5, 2019   /   by Sally Niu

GTA Real Estate Market At A Glance - June 2019 and Q2

The Toronto Real Estate Board released the June & Q2 2019 GTA real estate transaction data in its latest reports.
Interpreted intelligently, these statistics could provide invaluable insights to home buyers, sellers, tenants, and landlords alike. From determining your buying or selling strategies, adjusting timelines, to setting up realistic expectations, and predicting investment outcomes, these insights can guide consumers to act from an educated position.
Drawing on more than 50 years of expertise in real estate, Boiron Group summarized the two TREB reports into a bite-sized digest so you can be better informed of today’s market in no time.
TREB’s new president, Michael Collins, voiced his confidence in the GTA housing market. 
”I am proud to say that the Greater Toronto Area continues to grow, in terms of employment, population, and overall density. As people are attracted to our region from all around the world, they obviously need a place to liv. ...

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