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Artscape Triangle Lofts
Dynamic Creative Loft for Sale in West Queen West

Dreams need space.  I’m not certain where I first heard that, but it has stuck with me for years.  And this creative space fits that objective admirably: a corner loft of about 1,000 square feet, with tall ceilings and an adaptable floorplan, amidst a community of creatives gathered at Artscape Triangle Lofts.  Great space, alas, to dream. Welcome to Suite 301 at 38 Abell Street, the Artscape Triangle Lofts. This impressive corner loft is being

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386 Bedford Park Avenue
Designer’s own home on Bedford Park Avenue

Surprise. The exterior of this home provide only subtle hints at what awaits inside – namely a spirited and comprehensive renovation at the hands of acclaimed Wolfe Integrative Design. As stylish as it is comfortable, as fabulous as it is homey, the home’s exciting interior is perfect for anyone who craves fine design and workmanship. Equally-suited for daily life as it is for glamourous entertaining, the generous floorplan is simply ideal for anyone seeking very special

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Unique Yorkville Condo for Sale

I see this space as a “house in the trees”, and I believe that’s what the owners objective was when they combined 2 suites from builder’s plans.  It’s a tremendous floorplan, with generous living space, a pair of bedrooms on opposite corners, an enormous kitchen with modern features and of course a terrace of rare scale and size.  It feels perfectly urban, with the comforts and scale of a more conventional at grade home. Welcome

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Modern Townhome in Trinity Bellwoods for Sale

I spent quite a bit of time at this construction site as these homes were going up. I was working on a similar project nearby, and the developer of this site and I shared quite a few stories about the challenges of finding contemporary fixtures, modern bricks, wood cladding… all the bits that have become much more commonplace in modern construction.  These nine homes on Richmond helped usher in a wave of contemporary infill throughout

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94 Helena Avenue
Modern Home at 94 Helena with Laneway House

I’ve never hidden my enthusiasm for exceptional modern homes throughout the city. What makes this home that extra bit special is both the careful attention to quality in the build and the benefit of the laneway house. Toronto’s framework for laneway intensification has immense potential, and this property is a sparkling example: a modern and sensible new home, with the benefit of a two car garage and overtop, a flexible-use laneway suite.  Not just practical,

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Mid Century Modern Home for Sale in East York

I haven’t got a clue where the expression ‘tickled pink’ came from, but I was downright tickled pink when I first laid eyes on this home.  Not only because it has the classic lines of a perfect midcentury – low slung roof lines, unadorned masses, limited fenestration to the street, a recessed entryway… – but also because it clearly showed the signs of an adored property.  It was impeccably maintained, “tended to” and clearly loved.

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