Living together - A housing option for more of us?

August 25th, 2017

It used to be that extended families often lived together. Whether two generations, three generations, or siblings and their families, for example, people often found comfort, economy and community living with their relations. In many cultures this is still the case. Sometimes it's a matter of economics, and sometimes it's a matter of family helping family and enjoying life together with the ...

A bit of eye-candy from around the web, and the world

August 21st, 2017

Sometimes homes featured online are so well executed, or unique enough to really jumpstart one's imagination. Whether a coastal cottage, an urban loft or a spectacular family home, here's a few that have recently caught my attention.

The mix of materials, the unique roofline, and that view from the front windows! This Carmel home is a stunner. More info here.

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If you need or want to live in ...

JUST LISTED! 2-bd condo in the sought-after New Yorker

August 13th, 2017

Gorgeous city home in the rarely available New Yorker. Located in the Arbutus Walk area, one of Kitsilano's most beautiful neighbourhoods. Smart layout, large rooms with open plan living area, and wonderful, serene treed outlook. An oasis of calm within the city, yet just steps away from all that Kits has to offer.

Check out all of the details of this Condo for sale, #312 2655 Cranberry Drive, ...

Millennial home buyers are doing it their way

August 8th, 2017

Homebuyers in their 20s and 30s are bringing their own unique, refreshing spin to the real estate market. As this recent article in the Globe and Mail notes, millennials may be moving to the suburbs for affordable housing, but, perhaps more so than the generation before them, they're also looking for a real sense of community, urban perks, and walkable neighbourhoods. 

The infographic below, m ...