22 Frater avenue …..The House the builder built for himself.

This is the house the builder built to live in every inch! Hand-cut stone facade meets copper and glass creating astounding curb appeal. inside, crown moulding and wainscotting are meticulously crafted above oak floors and high ceilings. The bedrooms are huge, the master ensuite, luxurious. The basement beckons deep and spacious with built-in speakers controlled

BitterSweet

“It was inevitable: the scent of bitter almonds always reminded him of the fate of unrequited love.” Gabriel Garcia Marquez Bittersweet. The wonderful and the terrible. This month, we lost someone who was inexorably and forever tied to me. It is heartbreaking. There are no words for grief, because you run out of words. Words

Is it the Fall of Rome ?

Is it the fall of Rome ? December of 2017, in bone chilling cold I was fumbling with my phone wandering around outside the fence of a condo building downtown. I was looking for a condo for an investor client of mine. This client wanted to get into the market before January 1st when the

A nightmare of unbelievable proportions

I have a friend… A sentence every good story should start with. A friend living in the penumbra of a renovation project. My friend lives in a semi detached house in Toronto. About a year ago a builder bought the semi detached house on the other side. CUE HELL. The old saying everything that could

You can’t take it with you

It came to me as I walked down the street to my open house last week. I have spent a lot of the last 6 years working pretty hard to build my business as an agent in this real estate world. Did you know there are about 70,000 agents in the GTA now ? That’s

Condo? House? Our changing needs and desires

The more I sell real estate in our delightful city of Toronto the more changes I see in what people want to live in….What their needs are….What their busy lives are demanding. Yes…We still want a piece of the pie but we work hard and play hard and we often have less time for maintenance.

23 Fernside sold!

Bayview and Sheppard, elite and upscale. This sprawling 4 bedroom home graces the end of a cul-de-sac….all private and quiet and yet only a 2 minute drive from Bayview Village. The back yard is a delight, all tree covered and dotted with flagstone and a fountain. Light Light light !!!!! This is the house of

1121 College St. sold

College and Dufferin, In the heart of Little Italy….where trend meets edginess…..This lofty and urban home skips the light Fandango. Steps from all the action, Portuguese bakeries and back lane coffee shops, bars and tattoo parlours….this home was snapped up in days by a lucky and industrious buyer. Call me for more info…Or another opportunity.