Blog by Carol Lome, Broker

Toronto Properties see a 23% value assessment spike

November 21st, 2012
Toronto Property Value Increase

Toronto homeowners were showered with good news as the latest property value assessments were released last November 9, 2012.  The assessment reported around a 23% property value spike across the country, fortunate for those who intend to sell their homes this coming year.

The report was sent out by the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation which is responsible for sending out evaluations ...

Beautifying Basement Apartment living

November 13th, 2012
When house hunting or apartment hunting, living in a basement apartment would probably farthest from minds. We usually picture a basement apartment as living in a dark,gloomy, and cramped area which is practically suffocating and stuffy. Aside from the usual perception, people also consider bad feng shui, flooding and all those negative connotations which make basement living seem like an unw ...

Cineplex Odeon Launches 3 VIP Theatres

November 9th, 2012
Cineplex Odeon VIP
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Avid movie goers are sure to love the new 19+ VIP concepts recently launched in 3 Toronoto cities: Silvercity Yonge, Eglinton and in Queensway Cineplex. The VIP theatres in Silvercity Yonge and Eglinton boasts 3 screens, while an all new FIVE screen VIP only theatre opened at the Shops at Don Mills.

What makes Cineplex’s VIP theatres amazing?
Aside from the bigge ...