Dog Park Condos?

Notice the question-mark, instead of the exclamation-mark. The question here is: would a condo-buyer make his or her purchase decision based on the building's proximity to a dog-park?  What if that dog park is literally across the street? We may live in...

Urbancorp: How Did This Happen?

I think a follow-up to Friday's blog is warranted for a couple of reasons. First of all, there's just so much more to say.  What I wrote on Friday barely scratched the surface, and having re-read it, I realized there...

Land Assembly In Toronto

We have just about run out of parking lots on which to build gargantuan condominiums, but that doesn't mean that the condominium and construction boom is going to stop! Those people with foresight, patience, and deep pockets, who can bide...

How High Can We Go?

How much further into the sky can we build? How much further into the sky should we build? There are those who feel that Toronto's rapidly-changing landscape is being ruined by cloud-touching skyscrapers, and then there are those who feel that with...

To Build, or To Buy?

It's a tough question, and as you might assume, it comes with a myriad of considerations. What's the location?  What is the price point?  How long are you looking to remain in the house? I'm not convinced that there's money...

Open The Floodgates!

There's a reason why this saying has become commonplace in today's society, and when it comes to a legal precedent, all it takes is one summary judgment that breaks new ground before the flood of subsequent legal proceedings follow. When it comes to...