Author: collinyoung

did Bank of Canada just held interest rates at 5%?

The Bank of Canada’s recent decision to maintain the benchmark interest rate at 5% reflects its ongoing efforts to carefully manage the country’s economic landscape. This move follows a period of cautious optimism and economic recovery from the global challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. By holding the interest rate steady, the Bank of Canada […]

exploring Toronto’s Waterfront wonders

Weekly Waterfront Wonders – Issue #11 – August 29, 2023 Greetings, waterfront enthusiasts! Welcome back to another edition of Weekly Waterfront Wonders, your go-to source for all things Toronto’s waterfront. As summer winds down, our city’s waterfront continues to offer a captivating blend of activities, culture, and relaxation. Featured Event: Waterfront Arts & Music Festival […]

toronto makes international headlines AGAIN

Each year, the City of Toronto is ranked among the best in the world for everything from quality of life to economic and educational opportunities. Recently, the international consulting firm Kearney published its annual Global Cities Outlook and Global Cities Index: New priorities for a new world (  The Global Cities Outlook, which predicts a […]

where to shop on queens quay, Toronto waterfront

Couture Vision – 228 Queens Quay West – This high-end optical boutique is situated across from Harbourfront. Enjoy a personal luxury shopping experience and select from unique and trendy collections. we’re always adding here as things change. Please tell us about your favourite shops as well. 180 Smoke Vape Store – 228 Queens Quay West […]

housing shortfall across Toronto and the GTA

The quest for affordable housing in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area is ongoing. In December 2010, the benchmark price for low-rise homes in the GTA was $536,537, and of condos, $428,800. The latest statistics from Altus Group show that in January 2021, the benchmark price for new single-family homes reached $1,362,952 – up 24.2 […]

recent announcement by bell canada and the canadian government widens the appeal of condos in hamilton

There are a lot of reasons to choose the City of Hamilton as your residential destination: breathtaking scenery, job opportunities, excellent golfing, shopping, schools, cultural venues, public transportation access, and attractive home and condominium prices, to name just a few. And now, with the announcement of the $400 million infrastructure investment by Bell Canada, add […]

What is a pre construction condo worksheet?

A worksheet is an industry term used for a “Suite Reservation Form”  – reserving the unit or one similar that you want to buy. This is FIRST COME – FIRST SERVED basis. When a condominium project launches sales – developers will ask buyers to complete a Worksheet which indicates the following: • Your Full Name  […]