House of the Week: $2.3 million for a semi-detached live-work space in the heart of Cabbagetown

Here’s Toronto Life’s House of the Week, a grand home on Carlton Street with two huge terraces. The stencils on the stairs aren’t great, but the rest of the renovation looks pretty good. ADDRESS: 183 Carlton Street NEIGHBOURHOOD: Cabbagetown – South St. Jamestown PRICE: $2,299,000 THE PLACE: A completely restored Victorian live-work space in the […]

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House of the Week: $5.6 million for a luxury mansion just steps from Forest Hill Village

Toronto Life’s Home of the Week: the home is 6,000 square feet, but the lot is a little small. TO Life’s comments on the photos are pretty amusing. Click here for more photos ADDRESS: 4 Montclair Avenue NEIGHBOURHOOD: Casa Loma PRICE: $5,590,000 THE PLACE: This 6,000-square-foot-plus home is just steps from Forest Hill Village—no need […]

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December 2011 eNewsletter: Rock musicals, pop up Sweat Shoppe and more

Welcome to the December 2011 issue of my eNewsletter! Two of my friends are hosting a pop-up shop on Roncesvalles for fashionistas doing some holiday shopping. There is a lot happening in December, including two rock musicals coming to Toronto. More information is below, but please follow me on Facebook for more! Also, proposed user […]

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Toronto Life House of the Week: $5.5 million for Canada AM co-host Valerie Pringle’s Casa Loma mansion

ADDRESS: 3 Clarendon Crescent NEIGHBOURHOOD: Casa Loma PRICE: $5,495,000 THE PLACE: Built in 1906, this brick and stone house sits on a double lot on a private road with only six other residences. It’s even a listed heritage property (but don’t worry, the interior isn’t ancient—the home underwent extensive renovations in 1996). BRAGGING RIGHTS: The […]

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Neighbourhood Watch: How the east Annex became Toronto’s trendiest ’hood

Toronto Life’s says Forest Hill and Rosedale types are making their way to the east Annex, with Admiral Road being the street of choice: Elbow-patched academics, keg-emptying frat boys and earthy middle-incomers have long ruled the Annex. But lately, a clutch of moneyed, high-powered Forest Hill and Rosedale types have wandered south, looking for cool […]

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House of the Week: $4.2 million for renowned architect Elmar Tampõld’s Hoggs Hollow home

Toronto Life’s House of the Week: a Hoggs Hollow home with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and a really unusual spiral staircase. ADDRESS: 16 May Tree Road NEIGHBOURHOOD: Bridle Path–Sunnybrook–York Mills PRICE: $4,250,000 THE PLACE: This contemporary reinforced concrete home is nestled on an acre of forested land in the heart of Hogg’s Hollow. BRAGGING RIGHTS: […]

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