Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 5.27.15 @ 16:53 by: Staff

Planning on having an outdoor room or perhaps purchasing a home with one? Then you’ll enjoy these 10 ideas for outdoor rooms. More than just living spaces, outdoor rooms these days are a key feature for some homes. Read on and enjoy these eye candies!

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Posted 5.26.15 @ 17:30 by: Staff


Move in and enjoy the bright ambiance and privacy of this fabulous fully detached home for less than many townhomes.

Ideal open concept design boasts hardwood floors. The epic, 2-storey great room defines the heart of the home, drenched in sunlight from the towering Palladian window and featuring a cozy gas fireplace. The stylish and modern kitchen has been fully renovated to optimize space and cabinetry. It boasts upgraded stainless steel appliances, granite counter, glass backsplash and walks out to a deck and pergola in the deep yard on the 110’ deep lot. The single garage features inside access.

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Posted 5.22.15 @ 15:45 by: Staff

Look at how time flies! Before long, we’ll be wrapping up the spring house-buying spree and onwards we’ll move on to summer. But before that, want to know what’s new in GTA’s real estate for the previous month?

April marked new record levels in terms of real estate sales this side of Canada with a 17% increase across GTA. Not only that, but prices also hiked up 10% from previous record as released by the Toronto Real Estate Board recently.

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Posted 5.21.15 @ 17:17 by: Staff

If you're like many Oakvillians this time of year, you are enjoying the gorgeous May weather and starting your summer gardening. For our latest infographic we've given you a cheat sheet on how to grow all kind of delicious herbs either indoors or outside. From Basil to Thyme we've got you covered!

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Posted 5.21.15 @ 16:39 by: Staff

Own a little bit of history with modern finishes and lake views in the heart of Bronte.

The historic Glendella House has been restored and renovated and is now available as a low maintenance luxury residence.  Both semis face beautiful Bronte Harbour.

The exterior has been restored in accordance with Heritage Architectural Control.  Rebuilt original doors and Ship Hap siding. The windows were custom re-manufactured by Mennonites to maintain the heritage charm.

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Posted 5.21.15 @ 16:36 by: Staff

Located in prestigious Rycroft Estates, this gorgeous 5 bed, 5 bath home offers 5,831 sq ft of total finished living space. Oak hardwood floors, eat-in granite kitchen opens to a 2-storey family room overlooking yard and pool. Master bedroom features a 5-piece and walk-in closet, and the remaining bedrooms all have ensuite access. Lower level with separate entrance, second kitchen, bedroom and 3-piece bath complete this wonderful family home.

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Posted 5.21.15 @ 16:32 by: Staff

Striking southeast Oakville family home, steps from St. Mildred’s. This custom home boasts over 7,300 square feet of living space, situated on a lush, private lot.

Enter from the courtyard-like drive to an incredible two-storey foyer flooded by natural light. French style doors offer sightlines to the professionally landscaped rear yard, while a unique second level walkway hovers above with intricately detailed railings. The home’s open concept layout provides for a warm, family feel. Attention to detail is evident throughout, from intricate crown moldings and built-in cabinetry, to the highest quality materials and appliances.

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Posted 5.19.15 @ 14:24 by: Staff

Stunning Bill Hicks designed home in the heart of Bronte Village. Built by elite luxury builder Chatsworth Construction and featuring professional interior decoration. A terrific family home and an even better down sizer home with a main floor master bedroom. Beautiful finishes and a floor plan that is ideal for entertaining.

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Posted 5.19.15 @ 14:20 by: Staff

Nice curb appeal, excellent condition, finished lower level and awesome backyard. This National Homes built Beacon Hall model has it all.

9' ceilings on main. Glistening hardwood. Staircase with wrought iron spindles. California shutters.

Big kitchen with lots of maple cabinets, granite countertops and backsplash. Stainless steel appliances. Island with extra counter space and bright eat-in area. Main floor den.

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Posted 5.19.15 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Spring is in full swing and summer is just right the next corner, how ready are you for some awesome outdoor cooking? Wouldn’t it be great to have your very own edible herb garden? We’ve compiled 11 of the kitchen staple herbs which grows best during the spring and summer. Plant them in pots or directly on the ground with your ornamentals to give your garden a plush of green or to add flavour to your dishes. Whatever you do, you’ll surely love them!

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