Neighbourhood Treasure: Flock

24 August 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

Need a quick, hearty lunch on the go? Pop into Flock in Queen West! Sitting at the corner of Peter and Adelaide, Flock is a new resto from Cory Vitiello of The Harbord Room that serves up fantastic rotisserie chicken and more!


What You Should Know About Buying Your First Home

13 August 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

I don’t need to tell you that buying your first home is a big step – it’s one of the biggest and most important ones that you’ll ever make. Even though purchasing your first home can seem intimidating, it can actually be a pretty fun experience if you feel confident in your understanding of the process.


Neighbourhood Treasure: Stelvio

27 July 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

Focusing on cuisine from the Lombardia region of Italy, Stelvio serves up a unique dining experience right by the corner of Queen and Spadina. This isn’t another Toronto Neapolitan joint, but it definitely lives up to the city’s great reputation for fantastic Italian food...


5 Ways To Plan The Best Open House Ever

23 July 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

Trying to sell your home? Open houses are a crucial part of both the home buying and selling process. For buyers, it gives them a chance to get an in-depth look at a potential new home. For sellers, it lets them really showcase their property and let people get a better sense of whether or not they’re interested in purchasing it...


5 Easy Decor Ideas For Sprucing Up Your New Home

20 July 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

So you’ve just bought your brand new home and you’re finally unpacked – what next? A new home is the perfect opportunity to start fresh and inject some personality into your living space. Decorating can definitely seem overwhelming at times – with so many options out there, it’s tough to know exactly which route you want to take.


Neighbourhood Treasure: Crate

13 July 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

While during the day you’ll be able to enjoy a nice espresso and some delicious baked goods, starting at 5pm the tapas menu comes out and it’s a real treat! With an incredibly diverse menu featuring plates like the Hamburger Spring Roll, Korean Short Ribs, and Veggie Pakoras, there are tons of choices to satisfy your appetite...


The 5 Biggest Mistakes That Landlords Make

09 July 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

Real estate is one of the smartest investments that you can make, especially in a red-hot market like Toronto. Even though owning an income property can be a very rewarding experience, it’s important that you’re prepared for the responsibility and aware of the common mistakes that landlords can make when purchasing and renting out a property.


Neighbourhood Treasure: P&L Burger

22 June 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

As the old saying goes, with great burgers comes great responsibility and P&L Burger has happily assumed responsibility for their great burgers over the past two years...


7 Things To Consider Before Buying A New Home

11 June 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

Buying a new home is a huge commitment and an important investment for you and your family, so you can’t afford to make mistakes when it comes to taking the leap. Are you worried about making the wrong decision?


Neighbourhood Treasure: Belmonte Raw

08 June 2015
HEATHER HOLMES

A fabulous selection of health-conscious blends are on deck, with choices like Uplift (cucumber, spinach, parsley, apple, lemon, ginger) and Refresh (carrot, apple, beet, lemon, ginger) packing just enough energy to push you over that 3PM slump...