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Floorplan Closeup: Two bedroom + Study

We’re kicking off February right, even though the groundhog says we still have at least 6 more weeks of winter to go. We’ve shared a few floorplans with you over the last several months, but today we’ve got something a little different – a new TWO bedroom floorplan! It’s bigger at 824 sq. ft. and also features a study and a 111. sq. ft terrace. Now that we’ve got your

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A Q&A with Councillor Joe Mihevc

Rockport’s relationship with City Councillor Joe Mihevc of Ward 21 began a few years ago when our project, The Nest, was proposed on St. Clair West. What a pleasure it has been working with Councillor Mihevc since then, he even stopped by to show his support at our groundbreaking event. We wanted to give you a sense of Joe’s relationship with our neighbourhood and we were so lucky when he

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Your Guide to Corso Italia

Corso Italia, or rather Toronto’s other (and slightly smaller) Little Italy, is a district that neighbours Hillcrest Village. It’s situated on St. Clair Avenue West, right between Westmount Avenue and Lansdowne Avenue which means it’s just a quick streetcar ride away. Residents of The Nest can consider themselves lucky being so close to some great Italian culture – which of course, includes pasta and gelato! Here’s a quick guide to

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Midtown Neighbourhood Comparisons

When you’re on the hunt for a new home, there is a lot to consider. Do you want to live near a school? Transit? Which amenities matter? Is a one-bedroom in your budget? Do you think a two-bedroom is a better idea if you’re thinking of starting a family soon? Other factors include easy access to the highway and of course, the cost. We took a look the various neighbourhoods

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Exploring The Junction: Best Coffee

We’ve got a secret: some of the best coffee in the city can be found in The Junction, the area that neighbours Hillcrest Village. For those history buffs, The Junction is a neighbourhood in Toronto that is near the junction (not really original, we know) of four railway lines in the area. It borders St. Clair Avenue, Runnymeade Road and Keele Street, and is only a quick streetcar ride away

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The Rise of Mid-Rise Condos

As you may already know, The Nest is a mid-rise condominium development as opposed to both low-rise and high-rise developments. Generally speaking, when you think of condos you often think about very tall skyscrapers. Well, that’s not the case anymore. In fact, mid-rise condominiums are becoming increasingly popular.