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Recently, a writer from sympatico.ca's site, Yourmoney.ca, interviewed me on how I felt about the Oakville home that was listed for $1. As I said in the interview, I don't think listing a house for a dollar is a gimmick I'd use to create buzz.…

Toronto Land TRansfer Tax Repeal needs your help

The following message was forwarded from the Toronto Real Estate Board. Please take a moment to read it as it effects you and your loved ones. Homebuyers are still being targeted. We need your help to ensure that Toronto City Council keeps…

Clever tactic or deceptive gimmick? Oakville home listed for $1

According to a CTV article, a custom built home in Oakville, Ontario has been recently listed for $1. The house, which is valued at over a million, is located on Riverview Street, near Strathcona Avenue. It features granite counter tops, hardwood…

Doors Open Vaughan - Kipling Gallery

Founded by Rocco Pannese and Lou Ruffolo, the Kipling Gallery raises the cultural profile of their community through individual art expression. The founders, who have 40 combined years of experience in the art world, have dedicated their lives…

Doors Open Vaughan - J.E.H. MacDonald House

Located at 1221 Centre Street in Thornhill, Ontario, J.E.H. MacDonald House was built in 1900 in the Gothic revival style. The house was home to J.E.H. MacDonald, the founding member of the Group of Seven, and his son, Thoreau, a well known…

Culture Days, Vaughan

Culture Days - Celebrating Arts & Culture from Coast to Coast to Coast, takes place in Vaughan on September 30, and October 1 and 2, 2011. View their brochure here. What to look for City Hall - Vaughan Art workshop: Join Stephanie at…

Doors Open Vaughan - City of Vaughan City Hall

Visiting a City Hall on a Doors Open tour doesn't sound like something that would make the top of anyone's list - but they probably haven't seen Vaughan's City Hall. When the doors open October 1-2, you can bet there'll be long line-ups to see…

Doors Open Vaughan - October 1-2, 2001

If you've ever wondered what Vaughan, Ontario is all about, here's your chance to really get to know the wonderful place I call home. Part of the Doors Open Ontario tour, Vaughan's doors will be open on Saturday, October 1st and Sunday, October…

Autumn - A good time for investing in real estate

Recently, I read two articles that reveal something about the current real estate market in the GTA: It's a good time to invest. The Star published an article this morning about Toronto's house prices and how they're expected to cool in the…

Win $100 to Obika Mozzarella Bar - A truly Italian dining experience

A little history Obika Mozzarella Bar is here! First launched in Rome, Italy in 2004, Obika in Toronto is officially the 17th branch in the world, 4th in North America, and the first in Canada. So what is a mozzarella bar? Think sushi bar,…