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Top Toronto Townhome Upgrades to Maximize Future Resale Value

Torontonians love their new homes. In a 2018 Globe and Mail Report, there will be well over 100,000 new homes built between 2010 and 2020. With all the new houses built in the GTA, it’s easy to see new trends as they emerge, and new home buyers demand them.

It’s important to consider not only the upgrades that have *sizzle* but also the practical upgrades that are costly to do later, as well. These are things such as upgrades to ceiling heights, electrical and insulation. Continue reading

Your Questions Answered – How Do I Buy a New Condo in Toronto?

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Buying a new condominium is an exciting adventure. The downtown Toronto lifestyle is hard to beat. You have the ultimate freedom. Just lock the door and leave. The city awaits!

When thinking of buying a new condo, learn the steps to buying a new condominium or townhome in Toronto. Living in a home purchased directly from the builder means that you get to be the first one to live in your home and you get to choose exactly how you want it to look! Continue reading

Design and Decor Inspiration for New Townhomes in Toronto

One of the biggest benefits of buying new is being able to make it exactly how you want it. Bartley Towns new Toronto townhomes offer just that. The ability to customize their Bartley townhomes is a huge benefit for busy Toronto families.

The process of selecting your own finishes is a pleasure to dream about. Start by choosing your favourite looks in magazines and keeping an eye on interiors that reflect your personal style. It can be as much fun to choose your home’s finishes, as it is to put together your fall wardrobe! Continue reading

Fall 2018 Design Trends

The year of the wheel turns again, and we find ourselves slipping back into fall. As we look forward to big cozy sweaters, pumpkin spice lattes and crisp fall days, we can also begin to turn our attention inwards, to the home.

We’ve curated a few interior design trends here for you. While navy and gold still dominate dramatic colour schemes, this year, it’s mixed with pastels. We’re also seeing unique ways to mix natural and high-gloss luxury materials. Continue reading

Sweet Design Trends for Condo Owners

The rules of interior design tend to change, although they change more slowly, evolving over time. Thank goodness, because staying on trend is hard to do!  Your condo should be a reflection of your own personal style, so here we present some of 2018’s ‘sweetest’ interior design trends. Continue reading

Inspiring Design for New Condos from the Interior Design Show

Toronto’s Interior Design Show shapes the industry for the upcoming year, showcasing the latest trends in design and decor, and attracting interior design professionals from all over North America.  

This year, we noted some emerging trends to inspire you with your own home or condo.   Continue reading

How It’s Done: Framing

Last month, we published our first blog post in our new series: How It’s Done. We think it’s important that you fully understand just what goes into building a condo, especially if you’re someone who’s moving into one in the next little while, or someone who simply just wants to learn about it. Our first blog post in the series was about shoring, where we explained the process of supporting the underground walls of a building with props, or shores. This week, we take a look framing.  Continue reading