How Does Airbnb Affect Toronto Condo Residents And Real Estate?

By: Reza Afshar

How Does Airbnb Affect Toronto Condo Residents And Real Estate?

Tags: Toronto Condos and Airbnb, Downtown Toronto real estate, Toronto residents

The topic of Short-Term rentals like Airbnb has become widely popular amongst the Toronto legislators and residents, as we are anticipating the result of the new regulations. Airbnb and similar platforms have been operating in a rather greyish area without any clear regulation, for a few years now. Many property owners prefer to be short-term hosts rather than full-time landlords since short term ...Read More

The King Street Pilot Project Becomes Permanent: How Does It Impact Toronto?

By: Reza Afshar

The King Street Pilot Project Becomes Permanent: How Does It Impact Toronto?

Tags: King Street, Downtown Toronto, Downtown Toronto Real Estate, Toronto Pilot Project

A year and a half ago, Toronto city officials decided to test out a pilot project on ever-busy King Street to finally address the traffic congestion issue on one of Toronto’s busiest routes. In a nutshell, the project envisioned a car-free stretch running from Bathurst to Jarvis allowing only streetcars, bicycles, emergency and street maintenance vehicles (and taxis after 10 pm) to use the s...Read More

Toronto Is Getting Its First Smart Community

By: Reza Afshar

Toronto Is Getting Its First Smart Community

Tags: Quayside, Toronto Smart Community, Downtown Toronto, Waterfront

The idea of a smart city in Toronto initiated a few years ago is slowly coming to life with the joint effort of Sidewalk Labs (Google’s sister company) and the Toronto Government. While still in the preparatory phase, the futuristic project is supposed to revolutionize urban planning and living with smart and sophisticated high-tech solutions as never seen before. The development will tackle...Read More

Should You Invest In Parking When Buying Property?

By: Reza Afshar

Should You Invest In Parking When Buying Property?

Tags: CONDO PARKING, DOWNTOWN TORONTO, PARKING INVESTMENT

Investing in real estate means considering all the factors that add value to a property, and while location, condition and the size of property are undeniably the first things that come to mind, top investors are also fond of parking spaces that may be independently bought or as a part of the condo unit. The market value of parking spaces has increased in the past several years with a decent Retur...Read More

Family-friendly Toronto Condos

By: Reza Afshar

Family-friendly Toronto Condos

Tags: Downtown Toronto, condos, family life

More and more millennial homebuyers have become fond of condo living even as they move from a single to a family lifestyle. This wide-spread Toronto trend is mostly a result of the rising prices in the housing market especially when looking at detached homes in Toronto. Naturally condos prove to be a more affordable option for home ownership. As a matter of fact, many land developers and investors...Read More

High-Rise Vs. Low-Rise Toronto Condos. How Do They Differ?

By: Reza Afshar

High-Rise Vs. Low-Rise Toronto Condos. How Do They Differ?

Tags: DOWNTOWN TORONTO CONDOS, LOW-RISE VS. HIGH-RISE

While many Downtown Toronto homebuyers have their heart set on the beautiful high-rise condos with breathtaking views, overlooking the CN Tower, the Financial District or Lake Ontario, there are also a handful of buyers who would rather settle down in one of Toronto’s exquisite low-rise buildings. Toronto is known for a diverse condo market, and sometimes it’s hard to make a decision, ...Read More

The Most Affordable Toronto Condos On The Market Today

By: Reza Afshar

The Most Affordable Toronto Condos On The Market Today

Tags: CHEAP TORONTO CONDOS, DOWNTOWN TORONTO, AFFORDABLE OPTIONS

Looking for a condo in the Downtown Toronto area in the lower prices ranges, e.g., up to $400,000 can seem like a far-fetched endeavor, but a number of listings prove that not all condos in the Downtown core are multi-million dollar properties. Some may associate more affordable Downtown condos with old and neglected buildings and condos in poor condition, but that is not always the case. You woul...Read More

High-End Luxurious Condo Buildings And Their Features

By: Reza Afshar

High-End Luxurious Condo Buildings And Their Features

Tags: LUXURIOUS CONDO BUILDINGS, DOWNTOWN TORONTO, FEATURES, HIGH END DESIGN

Looking at the luxury condo market in Toronto, it becomes clear that developers leave little for the heart to desire with their creative but glamorous housing ideas and attention to detail. Rooftop swimming pools/whirlpools, first-class gyms and other amenities may still be part of the luxury lifestyle, but the most exquisite condos feature even more, with wine cellars, outdoor kitchens, guest sui...Read More

How To Buy A Condo In Your Twenties?

By: Reza Afshar

How To Buy A Condo In Your Twenties?

Tags: DOWNTOWN TORONTO, FIRST-TIME HOMEBUYER, CONDO OWNERSHIP

Our twenties are a time when most of us become more independent, assume more responsibilities, start building a career, a family, and start thinking of home ownership. People in their twenties often think about buying a home and how they will be able to afford it, given Torontos fast paced and costly real estate market.  Even if the dream of homeownership sometimes seems far-fetched for ...Read More

The Most Expensive Downtown Condos On The Market Today

By: Reza Afshar

The Most Expensive Downtown Condos On The Market Today

Tags: DOWNTOWN TORONTO, EXPENSIVE CONDOS, LISTINGS

High-end condos in Downtown Toronto are an integral part of the Downtown area offering everything the heart desires, from great interior design to high-end amenities. The luxury condo suites are indeed a special category given that they come with exquisite and high-quality services enabling residents to enjoy a comfortable lifestyle. More and more people are choosing to live in Condos as an altern...Read More