It’s no secret that renting in the suburbs of Toronto is far cheaper than renting in the city itself. That’s because property is cheaper, and landlords are able to charge less to cover their respectively lower carrying costs.
Sat 19 Oct, 2019FULL
Looking to make some new family memories this Thanksgiving? With a holiday that celebrates the traditional harvest and blessings of the past year, get your crew into the spirit of giving back with some activities together.
Sat 12 Oct, 2019FULL
With rents rising all over the 416, prospective tenants may want to take a look in the north part of the city. Long ignored by die-hard downtowners, North York arguably offers the best of everything.
Sat 31 Aug, 2019FULL
Canadian cities are officially unaffordable for renters making the minimum wage. The average after-tax wage needed to afford a one-bedroom apartment across Canada is just over $20/hour and $22/hour for a two-bedroom, assuming the tenant works 40 hours a week for 52 weeks out of the year.
Sat 3 Aug, 2019FULL
The Ontario government announced the Fair Housing Plan (FHP) in April 2017 and specifically designed it to cool the market. Included among the 16 measures the then-Liberals hoped would stop the runaway prices of the Toronto market, was rent control on private rental units, including those built after 1991.
Sat 13 Jul, 2019FULL
Welcome to Charleswood, a semi-rural residential community located in the southwestern part of Winnipeg, Manitoba, a serene suburb that is a perfect place to live.
Wed 19 Jun, 2019FULL
Calgary is hailed as one of the most affordable cities in Canada to buy an apartment, according to a recent report from Zoocasa, which means it’s also a good deal for renters.
Sat 25 May, 2019FULL
Mother’s Day is a celebration of women who devote so much of their effort and energy to their families. Celebrating Mom on Mother’s Day lets her know all of her efforts haven’t gone unnoticed.
Sat 27 Apr, 2019FULL
There’s a case to be made that Mississauga has become more desirable than Toronto for renters.
The average condo rental price in Mississauga was about $2,232 by the end of 2018 while the average condo rental in Toronto was $2,369, only a hundred dollars higher.
Sat 20 Apr, 2019FULL
Autism has become a household word because of the vast number of lives impacted by this highly scrutinized and often confusing series of conditions. In 2018, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention determined that 1 in 59 children currently has autism spectrum disorder in the United States.
Sat 13 Apr, 2019FULL