Design Trends

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Are Laneway Houses the Answer to Canada’s Housing Crunch?

Anyone who lives in Canada’s booming urban centres—Vancouver and Toronto, especially—know there is no more room for anything but skyscraping… Read More »

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What is the Tiny House Movement?

We all know that big cities are crazy expensive. The average Toronto home sale price in March of this year… Read More »

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A Photo Tribute to Zaha Hadid, an Architect Who Changed the Industry

“I don’t think that architecture is only about shelter, is only about a very simple enclosure. It should be able… Read More »

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Sustainable & Affordable Living Is Just a Shipping Container Away

Are you tired of cookie-cutter houses in the suburbs? Do you want to live sustainably in an off-grid home? Are… Read More »

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What I Learned at My First Interior Design Show #IDS16

I’ve mentioned it before on the blog, but my background is in journalism, not real estate. As I venture into… Read More »

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The Tallest Skyscrapers in Canada | How Our Towers Compare to the World

In November of last year, the list of tallest buildings in the world changed again, when the Shanghai Tower was… Read More »

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Are We Ruining Our Skylines? | Glass Condos Define Horizons

As skyscrapers shoot up year after year, skylines in Canada’s largest cities (and other metropolises) are constantly changing. In recent… Read More »

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The Top Kitchen Trends of Fall 2014

Could your kitchen be in a magazine? It’s not a far-fetched question if you hope to sell your home for… Read More »