Thoughts & Happenings

Posted 8.24.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

You might have seen some bees or a whole horde of them this time of the year, especially if you have a garden. They are tireless little creatures that do not only supply us with sweet honey, but also ensure that our plants bear fruit and have seeds for the following year.

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Posted 8.24.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

“Crescendo” is a truly spectacular estate property set atop the Escarpment, and bordering Crown lands and the Bruce Trail. Nowhere exists such a peaceful and private paradise, yet so close to major highways, airport, shopping and schools, within Halton Hills.

Truly an entertainer’s dream home, meant for large family gatherings with a multitude of areas to pause and reflect, swim, walk the trails and enjoy nature. Envision a future barn with horses to graze in the paddocks!

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Posted 8.22.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Located on a quiet Crescent in Bronte, this ideal family home is move-in ready with plenty of desirable upgrades and renovations.

Double garage. Windows done in 2012. Hardwood floors on upper two levels. Crown moulding in living and dining rooms. Kitchen has eat-in area and opens up to family room. Family room offers rare WETT certified wood-burning fireplace. Upper level has 3 bedrooms. Stylish, newly renovated master en suite finished in 2015. Recently renovated main bath. Finished basement with bedroom, full bathroom and ample storage. Freshly painted.

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Posted 8.16.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Big, stylish, impeccably maintained home in Bronte Creek. 6,000 square feet of luxurious finished living space. 4,800 square feet of gross floor area above grade.

Main floor has 9' ceilings, 8' solid doors, soaring ceilings in foyer and family rooms, thick baseboards and maple hardwood floors. New Hunter Douglas silhouette blinds throughout. Gorgeous upgraded kitchen with top of the line appliances including Wolf and Sub Zero, servery, huge pantry, island and eat-in area. Open concept living and dining rooms with box tray ceilings and designer fixtures. Massive family room with huge palladium windows. Mudroom with 2 storage closets.

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Posted 8.11.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Decorating trends come and go, but these 9 versatile decorating trends we’re sharing with you are as good as classic decorating hacks. If you’re someone who’s into making slight changes every now and then but love a well-thought of feel in your décor, then these are for you!

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Posted 8.11.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Fabulous 4 bedroom family home with backyard oasis in Joshua Creek. This home is in excellent condition and move-in ready.

Superb location on quiet crescent across from park.

Beautiful curb appeal with attractive stone and stucco exterior, interlocking front porch and new aggregate drive. Stunning backyard with pool, cabana, poured concrete patio and nice privacy with trees and lattice. Pool has both gas and solar heating options.

Maple hardwood flooring throughout the main level. Kitchen has granite counter tops, glass backsplash, island and eat in area open to family room. 2 fireplaces. Main floor den. Crown moulding throughout living and dining areas.

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Posted 8.10.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

This week, Oakville’s own Lee Parkhill is set to take the world in the ongoing Rio Olympics. He arrived at the Olympic village a week ago and have prepared for 14 years plus an additional 2 weeks at Rio earlier this year. The race for the gold medal is this week.

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Posted 8.9.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Exquisite custom home in West Oakville, built with the highest quality materials and exceptional attention to detail. This home offers 4 plus 1 bedrooms and 4.1 bathrooms with over 5,592 sqft of total finished living space. Situated on a lovely corner lot with mature trees, a flagstone walkway leads to a covered entry with 8’ door opening to a spacious foyer with heated marble tile flooring and two coat closets with automatic interior lighting.

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Posted 8.5.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Spring might be long over in Toronto but we still got the rest of summer left to revel in the sights and sounds of the outdoors.  If you’ve got the space, there is no reason not to take advantage of that and have an outdoor room for a few months before the weather turns cold. Outdoor rooms need not be big, it can be a small corner, a whole deck, or even just an area of a veranda. It is basically a place in your home where you can enjoy the outdoors but still have the comforts of being indoors. Here are some beautiful and easy ways you can DIY having a gorgeous outdoor room!

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Posted 8.5.16 @ 0:0 by: Staff

Custom built chateau style home in South East Oakville. 8,700 total square feet of luxury including 4 1 bedrooms, 5.2 bathrooms, and a fully finished walk-up lower level. This home is dressed to impress, with a six-car driveway, professional landscaping and hardscaping leading to the timeless stone façade with covered entry.

An elegant foyer with marble tile flooring and 20’ ceiling offers a walk-in coat closet and sightlines to the formal gallery, flooded with natural light from an oversized skylight. Luxury features, such as 10’ ceilings, wide plank oak hardwood flooring and double height crown moulding are consistent throughout this traditional yet open-concept floor plan.

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