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Appeal court upholds ruling ordering real estate agents to make home sale data public

The Federal Court of Appeal has upheld a lower court decision ordering the largest real estate group in the country to make detailed financial …

What does Toronto's (preliminary) budget mean for you?

Toronto's preliminary budget for 2018 is out, and a personal finance expert says it not too soon to plan some spending changes.<p>City officials …

Ana Bailao wins promotion to deputy mayor

West-end Coun. Ana Bailao has been promoted to deputy mayor.<p>Mayor John Tory announced the latest change to his inner-circle at a morning news …

Toronto

Toronto’s housing market is ‘puzzling’ the experts — and that’s worrying

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government has been under pressure to rein in runaway home prices, but a study by the national housing agency suggests the …

Did you know… you can call 311 if you find hazardous materials like needles?

Some things are not just meant to be left lying around, including hazardous materials including needles/syringes and other types of paraphernalia. …

Public Health

Warm days and a windy night in forecast for Thanksgiving weekend

Environment Canada is predicting a warmer than normal Thanksgiving weekend in Toronto with a windy night on Saturday that could produce gusts capable …

10 inviting living room designs for serious couch potato-ing

In case you haven't checked out Archinect's Pinterest boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on …

This super-smart robot adjusts your home to match your moods

<i>Photo: IndieGoGo</i><p>Olly has a leg up on the competition — not only does it understand a range of basic commands, but the IndieGoGo-funded home robot …

Smart Homes

Amazon now sells pre-fabricated container houses

The overall look and the customer reviews are not so great, but, if you always dreamed of owning a container that has French doors, Amazon now has it …

Free Shipping

Winds of up to 80 km/h could slam GTA late tonight

Environment Canada has <b>issued a special weather statement for much of southern Ontario</b>, including the entire Greater Toronto Area, advising that winds …

Mississauga unveils new water theft-resistant fire hydrant

Mississauga became the first Canadian city to install the Spartan, a newly designed water theft-resistant fire hydrant, this week.<p>When compared to …

City trying to get Torontonians to stop filling recycling bins with garbage

Many Torontonians are confused about what goes in the recycling bin and what goes in the garbage can, and that confusion costs the city millions of …

The Parkdale Rent Strike is Gaining Steam

The CEO of MetCap, which runs the buildings whose tenants are on strike, drove into a tenant advocate Tuesday.Bed bugs. Mice. Badly needed repairs …

Subpar

Home Capital trouble has not hit mortgage insurance portfolio, says head of CMHC

The problems at Home Capital Group Inc. have not led to any noticeable uptick in default rates tracked by the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.<p>…

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Ontario minister of housing looks at strengthening protections for landlords

One day after CBC News published an exclusive story about a Kingston, Ont., man's frustrating experience trying to evict a family who trashed his …

Toronto road tolls, championed by Mayor John Tory, OK'd at executive committee

Mayor John Tory's executive committee unanimously approved moving forward with road tolls for the Gardiner Expressway and the Don Valley Parkway on …

Laneway Summit: Utilising Toronto's Untapped Public Spaces

As Toronto continues to grow at what feels like an alarming rate at-times, the provision of easily accessible public spaces has emerged as a key …

Pizza Pizza's "Accidental" Marketing Bonanza

The thing about marketing is it often has nothing to do with leveraging data, creative genius or timing.<p>Sometimes, it has everything to do with being …

Copy and paste trick could unlock iOS 10 devices in Lost Mode

Lost and stolen iOS devices could be at risk if ne’er-do-wells learn of this blunt-force method of getting past Activation Lock. No special equipment or technical know-how is required, which means any geek off the streets can do it. Fortunately, it’s easily fixed — but until that happens, you might …

Future of Gardiner in doubt as costs climb by $1 billion

There was lots of backlash when Toronto city council voted on the hybrid option to fix up the eastern portion of the Gardiner Expressway. According …

Toronto’s Trump Tower is for sale for $300 million and may get a new name after it’s sold

Toronto’s Trump International Tower & Hotel is for sale with a suggested price of at least $300 million, and word is that whoever buys it will be …

Real Estate

What kind of house does $4 million get you in Toronto?

The $4 million house in Toronto tends to be located in areas away from the heart of the city where lot sizes are more ample. There are exceptions to …

The skating rink at Nathan Phillips Square is now open

Just because the weather now officially sucks in Toronto, it doesn't mean you have to sit inside and hibernate all winter long. Instead, take …

Highway tolls could turn neighbourhoods into cheap shortcuts, residents warn

The prospect of tolls on the major routes to and from downtown have some worried that their neighbourhoods will become clogged with fee …

Money advice from the financial experts

<i>November is officially Financial Literacy Month, and what better way to wrap up the month than with money tips from finance experts in the country. I</i> …

Which Toronto outdoor skating rinks open this weekend? Here's the list

Below is the list of the city's outdoor skating rinks that open this weekend. A smaller number of rinks open on Dec. 3.<p>For more information, visit …

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Why hydro bills are so high in Ontario

Premier Kathleen Wynne grabbed some attention this weekend by admitting a mistake.<p>It's not something politicians do all that often. When they do, you …