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Condos 101: What Every Buyer Should Know

I have a confession to make. Until recently, there was a whole lot I didn't know about condos. Don't get me wrong: when it came to buying and selling, I had the process down cold. And when it was time to purchase my own investment unit, I…
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Tips For Buying a Pre-Construction Condo

Thinking about buying a pre-construction condo? Buying a property is always a big investment, but buying a condo has unique considerations. This is especially true if you are contemplating putting your hard-earned money into a condo that…

Condo Investment Update: What I’ve Learned From 23 Glebe Road West

I suppose it was only a matter of time. Real estate has long been my passion, and I'd been hearing about the joys of property investing since I started out in the business decades ago. So in 2011, I finally took the plunge! If you haven't…
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My Parents Have Officially Downsized!

If you had a chance to read this blog post, then you know that I had been talking to my parents about downsizing their living situation. Until recently, they had lived in the home that I grew up in, so making the transition to something smaller…
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Vaughan moves into the 21st century with the arrival of Expo City

Vaughan will soon be home to stylish and spacious suites that will offer picturesque views of the landscape from Vaughan’s tallest tower at 37 story high. Residents will have access to the ultimate in recreation, nightlife, shopping and dining…
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What You Need to Know About Condo Development in Vaughan

If you've been following my blog, you know that suburban Vaughan is undergoing an urban makeover. As part of Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, you can expect to see new offices, condos restaurants, cafés, hotels, cultural centres and landscaped…
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Suburban Vaughan is Undergoing an Urban Makeover – What to Expect

Picture this: You wake up in your condo and jump on the subway for a quick ride to your office on the fifteenth floor of the KPMG building. It’s a beautiful, warm day, so on your lunch hour you decide take a stroll through a lovely eight-acre…
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Should I Buy A House Or A Condo?

They say a house doesn't always make a home. The same can be said for condos. It’s not a home unless it suits your needs and reflects your lifestyle- and houses reflect a different lifestyle than condos. It’s important to be aware of how…

Future Condo Development At Vaughan Mills

 **Update** On Monday, Sept 10th, 2012,  I attended the hearing that the  City of Vaughan held to give the residents of Vaughan a chance to voice their opinions on the proposed Vaughan Mills condo plan and to ask any questions they may have…