City of Toronto

housing market

CondoBusiness

Condos reign in housing market outlook for T.O.

Housing activity is expected to rebound in the GTA over the next couple of years, with condo apartments leading the way in sales and construction.
entrepreneurship hub ICIE

REMI Network

Feds invest in Indigenous entrepreneurship hub

This Toronto-based Indigenous Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship will be the first business incubator of its kind in southern Ontario.
short-term rentals

Canadian Apartment Magazine

The long-term impact of short-term rentals

Rules surrounding short-term rentals have been the subject of much debate in cities all across Canada. What will the long-term effects of the new rules be on Toronto's multi-res apartment owners?
Boardwalk and Riocan

Canadian Property Management

CreateTO appoints Brian Johnston as CEO

CreateTO has appointed real estate industry executive Brian Johnston as the real estate agency’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
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Canadian Property Management

Parking rates in Toronto’s Green P parking facilities increase

According to the Toronto Parking Authority (TPA) parking rates in Green P lots across the city are increasing, starting this month.
Mixed-use developments

Canadian Property Management

Mixed-use developments may stifle diversity

Mixed-use developments in Toronto are creating neighbourhoods that are unaffordable for many people, according to a new study.
commercial hubs

Canadian Property Management

Four growing commercial hubs in Toronto

The GTA's rising population and provincial investments will fuel growth at commercial hubs near future transit-oriented developments.
high-tech community

REMI Network

Google spinoff to build high-tech community in T.O.

Sidewalk Labs is teaming up with Waterfront Toronto to transform 800 acres of Toronto's eastern waterfront into a global, high-tech neighbourhood
Quadrangle

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Quadrangle wins design award for Hullmark office

Quadrangle recently won a Toronto Urban Design Award in the Low-scale Buildings in Context category for 619 Queen West, the Hullmark office, located in downtown Toronto.
Jennifer Keesmaat

CondoBusiness

Jennifer Keesmaat set to leave Toronto chief planner post

The City of Toronto’s Chief Planner and Executive Director of the City Planning division, Jennifer Keesmaat, is departing her role effective September 29.
resilience

REMI Network

City of Toronto appoints first chief resilience officer

Toronto has appointed Elliott Cappell as its first chief resilience officer.
green roof

Canadian Property Management

Research challenges current green roof standards

Flooding is giving rise to new research on how green roof performance metrics can better manage water capacity.
land transfer tax

CondoBusiness

TREB against LTT increase for repeat home buyers

TREB is encouraged by the Budget Committee's decision to halt increases to the Land Transfer Tax for first-time buyers but remains concerned about increases for repeat buyers.
GTA apartment sector housing supply

CondoBusiness

GTA home sales close 2016 at record high

GTA home sales reached record levels in 2016 for the second year in a row, with the strongest annual sales growth experienced by condominium apartments.
parking levy

REMI Network

CRE Industry Coalition bashes proposed parking levy

The CRE Industry Coalition issued a report today outlining key disadvantages of a proposed parking levy on commercially-owned parking stalls in Toronto.
Brandy Lane Homes

CondoBusiness

Brandy Lane Homes to help revitalize Robertson Davies Park

Brandy Lane Homes and the City of Toronto are working together to revitalize Robertson Davies Park after 29 Norway Maple trees were accidentally cut down.
cleaning services

REMI Network

Changes loom for Toronto city cleaning services

The City of Toronto overspent on cleaning services last year, according to two audits released in mid-June that examine both in-house and contract services.