Indigo Estates Collingwood Groundbreaking Ceremony
Mayor Sandra Cooper and Romas Kartavicius welcome Indigo Estates into Collingwood with the official groundbreaking and ribbon cutting ceremony.
With the construction site in full swing Indigo Estates is set to launch in Fall 2018, making for a great location to enjoy the many lifestyle activities the area has to offer.
Toronto condo buyers are about to Get Happy, now that recording artist Pharrell Williams has helped Reserve Properties and Westdale Properties unveil the design plans for untitled.
Small town charm meets city living, with Beamsville only moments from the QEW connecting you to Hamilton and the 403 in minutes.
A community that offers a casual yet refined style of living, that is down home, yet up country.
The growing demand for ownership housing continued in November to keep pace with what we've seen throughout the second half of the year.
Strong demand for housing has created a persistent housing supply challenge that can only be solved by boosting the number of new homes being built.
Here are five things you really need to understand about real estate – specifically the GTA market – as we head into 2020
Outlook 2020 with Jim Andrews
Outlook 2020 with Shakir Rehmatullah
Outlook 2020 with Mike Parker
As a cooperative with 1,000 stores worldwide, we not only have enormous buying power, but we have partners in all of the major brands, mills and manufacturers.
Custom fabrication, marble granite quartz and a boutique showroom that caters to designers, architects, contractors and more! Everyone is welcome!
HomeStars is a free service to help homeowners find reputable renovators, repairmen and retailers by searching its database of 2 million companies and hundreds of thousands of reviews.
Since 1873, Kohler Co. has been improving the level of gracious living by providing exceptional products and services for our customers’ homes and their lifestyles.
Fusion Stone is an easy and budget-friendly way to beautifully upgrade your home, inside and out. A patented Shouldice innovation, Fusion Stone is a thin stone veneer that is easily installed with the included stainless steel clips & screws. You just screw it to the wall and it’s “Hooked for Life”.
Part of our series of Outlook 2020 Q&As with building industry executives
What is the outlook for the new home industry in 2020?
New housing starts have declined from the elevated levels of 2016 and 2017, however, we anticipate a more stabilized average in 2020. The average resale home price is expected to rise, and combined with an anticipated low risk of mortgage rates increasing, this is positive for consumers considering a new home closing one to two years out.
[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="333"] Mike Parker, Vice-President Sales & Marketing Georgian International Build Corp.[/caption]
And for your company?
Many of our homeowners are from the 905 and 416 area code regions. Our value proposition in terms of price, lifestyle and location will continue to be a favorable option for GTA buyers looking to escape urban congestion. Our new home construction pipeline is full for 2020, based on positive sales results in 2019.
What is your company doing to address the issues facing the homebuilding industry – namely, affordability and new home supply?
Homeownership should be attainable for all Canadians. We are currently providing a product mix that consists of condominium suites, semi-detached and single-detached homes with varying prices. Offering a wider range of home styles opens up more doors for consumers based on their affordability. We continue to study opportunities to provide housing that suits the needs of an even wider range of Ontarians.
What more could the industry do to address these issues?
All members of local, provincial and national home building associations should continue to raise awareness of the challenges builders face in providing housing that is attainable for all Canadians. We're lobbying to reduce unnecessary legislation, and policies that create red tape for developers and additional development soft costs should be eliminated. All levels of government need to be supportive in creating positive changes in the industry. Developers need to be seen as partners to the townships and cities in which they build.
What should prospective new-home buyers know about your company for 2020?
If living an active lifestyle and a love of nature is important, we have three different options new-home buyers should consider. All of our developments will be releasing new ownership opportunities this year.
Windfall at Blue, located slope-side on 148 acres in Blue Mountain, is set to deliver The Shed in 2020 – a rustic yet refined community gathering space for neighbours to come together to socialize and create traditions. There's parkland, outdoor pools, a sauna and more for our residents to enjoy.
Right next door to Windfall, Mountain House at Windfall will be opening its final phase. This community offers chalet living without the maintenance. Mountain House features an exclusive amenity area comprised of hot and warm pools with a waterfall feature, a sauna and a relaxation and fitness room, all with Blue Mountain as the backdrop.
Braestone Horseshoe Valley offers distinctive and timeless architectural style, one that combines the elements of early Oro-Medonte farmhouses, barns and sheds. Residents have access to the neighbouring Braestone Farm, which features a maple sugar shack, skating pond, pumpkin and berry patch and more. In addition, there are kilometres of trails on the 566 acres that make up Braestone, with 60 per cent of the land preserved in its natural state.
Why should prospective new-home buyers consider buying from your company in 2020?
We focus on providing a remarkable lifestyle for our residents. Our communities offer thoughtful amenities that are inspired by the natural landscape and the environment in which we build. We are building small-town Canada, and this is reflected in our streetscapes and timeless architectural style. Recognized not only locally but nationally, we are creating something unique in the Simcoe and Grey County regions.
Special Report: Outlook 2020
Outlook 2020 – Jim Andrews, Director of Sales & Marketing, Fieldgate Homes
Outlook 2020 – Shakir Rehmatullah, President, Flato Development Inc.
Outlook 2020 – Brad Carr, CEO, Mattamy Homes Canada
Outlook 2020 – Deena Pantalone, Managing Partner and Director of Marketing & Innovation, National Homes
Outlook 2020 – Art Rubino, Contracts Manager & Marketing Manager, Regal Crest Homes
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IMPROVE is totally unique to Canada. Based on the international success of similar concepts throughout the world, IMPROVE understands how to make home improvement much easier and more pleasurable for consumers and trades to shop all under one roof.
X-Tile is sure to have whatever you need to express your unique individual style. We offer you an exceptional variety of wall and flooring options in ceramic, porcelain, natural stone, glass, mosaic and much more from leading suppliers around the world. Let our knowledgeable and friendly staff help you in your dream renovation or building project.
By becoming the standard bearer in the basement renovation industry, we can promote quality materials, professional trades, honest pricing, and better communication standards to create customer advocates and inspire our competitors.
Created by fusion of exceptional design, superior quartz quality and cutting-edge technology, HansStone Quartz weaves together intriguing patterns and colours inspired by the diverse Canadian landscape.
Established in 1987, Caesarstone pioneered the original quartz surface and continues to be a leading developer and manufacturer of premium surfaces. Highly functional and design forward, Caesarstone surfaces have endless application possibilities including kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, wall paneling, furniture and more.
We are the market leader in the manufacturing of skylights and roof windows. It is a result of our intense focus on creating the best quality, most energy efficient daylighting products available.
We've been proudly serving the community for more than 160 years. We deliver natural gas safely and reliably to two million homes and businesses across Ontario. With safety as our ongoing priority, we're committed to making communities better places to live.
All-electric fireplace showroom and design centre with the largest selection in Toronto and York Region. Combining specialized expertise with over 20 years' interior design experience. On-wall, in-wall, fireboxes, retrofit inserts, mantels, custom cabinetry, stone and brick veneers. Residential and commercial. Trade and volume inquiries always welcome.
Shelter Furniture recognizes your individual style and are sensitive to your space and your vision for your home. With our in store design services, we help you create unique space that helps bring your home to life.
SFA SANIFLO INC. (“SANIFLO”) is the only manufacturer of its kind in North America offering a complete line of macerating toilet systems for residential and light-commercial applications where installation of plumbing fixtures with below-floor drainage is impossible or cost-prohibitive.
Since 1989 Selba Kitchens and Baths has become a leader in the production of fine quality cabinetry in Toronto and surrounding areas.
Euro-Line Appliances has brought elite European engineered appliances to Canadian homes for over 25 years. Our brands exceed expectations and have earned awards in design, engineering, performance, and energy efficiency. All of our cooking, refrigeration, dishwashers, and laundry appliances are created to conserve our non-renewable resources.
FLEURCO specializes in holistic designs and finishes that easily adapt to both traditional and contemporary bathroom décors.
Sharp Electronics of Canada Ltd. is dedicated to improving the lives of consumers through the use of advanced technology. With a commitment to innovation, quality, value and design, Sharp consumer electronics and appliances enhance enjoyment, while adding to comfort.
At JELD-WEN, we craft custom windows and doors from the highest quality materials, designed to inspire homeowners and add beauty to the world.
Since 1989 Men At Work has specialized in renewing and enlarging older houses in core Toronto neighbourhoods. We are experts in managing the challenges of renovating sensitive old buildings into beautiful, functional, comfortable living spaces.
Whether you’re expecting, just delivered, or are in the midst of managing the schedule of a little one, we have it all.
For over 50 years, Faema Canada has introduced the art of traditional Italian Espresso and Cappuccino to Canadians. We carry a variety of premium brands that can be tested at any one of our retail stores. Our selection of machines is only complemented by our assortment of fine espresso blends imported from Italy. Our wide selection of beans can also be brewed and sampled at all of our locations.
With over 90 years of experience, BLANCO is the leading kitchen sinks and faucets manufacturer. From handcrafted in Germany Steelart® sinks and the beauty of Silgranit®, to the European design faucets, BLANCO products are celebrated worldwide for their unmatched quality and design. Blanco Silgranit® sinks are proudly manufactured in Canada TRADE ONLY.
At Riobel we design, create and assemble faucets, shower systems and accessories in our Canadian facility located in St-Jérôme, a suburb of Montréal. Our modern and fashionable products are designed to fit all kitchens or bathrooms. They are easy to install, while mechanical parts are accessible from above the counter to facilitate cleaning and maintenance. Riobel: a benchmark of excellence since 1995!
Canadian Appliance Source has become the fastest growing provider of Major Home Appliances in Canada for over 10 years, we have grown to include over 13 locations across Ontario & Quebec.
Cosentino is a global, family-owned company that produces and distributes high value innovative surfaces for the world of architecture and design, leaders in their respective segments such as Silestone® Quartz surfaces and Dekton® Ultracompact surfaces. Technologically advanced surfaces that create unique designs for the home and public spaces.
W.B. Fowler provides home and business with customized conveying systems, wood lifts, and dumbwaiters. Our products are efficient and safe, and feature easy custom installation. The WoodWaiter and HandyWaiter are mini elevators for the vertical lift of firewood, groceries, food, supplies.