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Toronto Prices Hit a Record High Over the Summer

July saw a record number of Toronto-area homes sold, with an average selling price of $609,236 for the month. According to Mark McClean, Real Estate Board President: “9,880 homes sold in the Greater Toronto area in July 2015, representing an … Read More »

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4 Signs it’s Time to Leave Toronto

Back in the 1950s, Toronto was considered one of the most dull cities on earth. The 1960s and 1970s helped transform the city from a stolid town into a dynamic cultural center that’s currently on the precipice of being an international … Read More »

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Why You Need a Home with a Yard

Many homeowners dream of having a yard of their own. There are many benefits to having and maintaining a yard with your house, that are both private and public. Although a yard can be aesthetically pleasing, they also come with … Read More »

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6 Things to Hate About Condo Living

For many years, condos were offered as the ideal home. With advertising all over the city, it’s easy to see why many people agreed, but times are changing. People are beginning to see the numerous issues faced by those who … Read More »

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Property taxes: Alliston vs. Toronto

Property taxation is a major source of funding for the municipality, school boards and county, which require the funding to support their programs and deliver their services to the public. Depending on what kind of property you hold and what … Read More »

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This is What Alliston Has to Offer This Fall

An Autumn in Alliston The town of Alliston offers a variety of great events that everyone from ages 3 to to 103 can enjoy. This fall, a variety of shows, events and workshops bring the community together to enjoy one … Read More »

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The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Finding a New Home

If you’re on the verge of choosing one of the many new homes in Alliston or anywhere else you no doubt have people giving you tons of advice.  With so much unsolicited input, the right course of action is often a little … Read More »

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Not All New Homes are Created Equally

If you’re buying new homes in Alliston or elsewhere, you should know what to look for to make sure you’ve made the right choice.  Just because it’s new doesn’t mean it’s perfect. If you know what signs to look out for though, … Read More »

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Schools in Alliston Ontario – What Every Parent Should Know

Alliston, a popular settlement within Simcoe County, is home to the annual Potato Festival, which celebrates the area’s popular cash crop, and the picturesque Riverdale Park, situated to the north of the Boyne River, and PPG Park to the South. … Read More »

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Famous and Notable People in Alliston, Ontario

Alliston is not only the best potato-growing town in Canada, but also the birthplace of some of the most influential people in the world. From politicians to sports stars, this charming settlement in Simcoe County has born, bred and been … Read More »

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