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HSBC announced today, Aug 3, better-than-expected results in the first half of 2015. The bank’s profit before tax is up 10% to US$13.63bn from US$12.34bn...


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  • Rendering of Vida Condos at Bayview Village In North York, Toronto, a new pre-construction condo project by Castle Group Developments located close to the subway, Bayview Village Mall, and Loblaws supermarket, with easy Access to Hwy. 401. Nearby parks include Rean Park, Hawksbury Park, and Bessarion Parkette. (Castle Group Developments)

    Vida Condos All About Living Life to The Fullest

    Vida in Spanish means “life” and Castle Group Developments’ newest boutique condominium is all about living life to the fullest. You feel it the moment... Read more

  • Rendering of CentreCourt Developments’ Grid Condos, a high-rise residential condominium project located at the corner of Dundas and Jarvis in downtown Toronto next to Ryerson University’s campus. (Courtesy CentreCourt Developments)

    Grid Condos ‘Designed With the Student in Mind’

    CentreCourt Developments’ Grid Condos is a high-rise residential condominium project located at the corner of Dundas and Jarvis in downtown Toronto. It’s right next to... Read more

  • Rendering of Monarch's Birkdale, three-storey townhomes at Ellesmere Road and Midland Avenue, a central location just minutes away from all of Toronto's amenities. (Courtesy of Andrew Brethour)

    Where the Chinese are Buying in the GTA

    Andrew Brethour has been a major force in the sale of new construction real estate for more than 50 years. His company, PMA Brethour, originally... Read more

  • Rendering of The Bond, a 42-storey condo currently under construction on Adelaide Street just west of John Street in Toronto. (Courtesy of Lifetime Developments)

    The Bond Has Places for Families to Grow

    The demography of the Toronto Entertainment District has morphed a fair bit since Brian Brown started developing condo projects in the area in the mid-2000s... Read more

  • Rendering of Casa II, a 56-storey building designed by Peter Clewes of architectsAlliance that is the second tower in Cresford’s Charles Street condo community. (Courtesy of Cresford Developments)

    Casa II Penthouses Satisfy Demand for Larger Condos

    TORONTO—With Toronto developers so fixated on selling smaller condo suites in recent years, families looking for places to grow have been vastly underserved. Ditto empty-nesters... Read more

  • Rendering of the St. Clair at Yonge by Barclay Grayson. (Courtesy Baker Real Estate)

    How Real Estate Has Changed in Toronto and the GTA between 2000 and 2015

    Baker Real Estate has been selling new construction condominiums, townhomes, and resorts since 1993; they have been one of the largest players in the new... Read more


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