Last night my lovely lady and I went to check out the unveiling of the Broadview Hotel’s beautiful new facade that features some of the most tastefully done LED lighting that I have ever seen. Les from Streetcar Developments let everybody know that the hotel will feature a restaurant and cocktail lounge on the main […]

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List price: $699,900 MLS: E3615228 Just Listed by Matt Casselman & Ben Ferguson,  RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Authentic loft in Leslieville’s iconic Wrigley building with parking. Soaring ceilings with original concrete columns. Open-concept living, dining, and renovated kitchen with high-end appliances. A stunning combination of barn board, antique woods, and concrete to create this unique renovation. Bathroom features […]

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Leslieville has a new mural! Thank you to Elicser Elliot for the wonderful new design and everyone involved in the project! Alexander Muir, a Canadian songwriter, poet, soldier, and school headmaster famously sat under a maple tree as he composed The Maple Leaf Forever in October 1867 to celebrate the Confederation of Canada. The mural’s location […]

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Check out this update from our local Riverside BIA! — August 13th is Riverside Coffee Culture Walk and Rivertowne Community BBQ Lots of fun is coming up this Saturday, August 13th with Riverside’s Coffee Culture Walk from 11am-1:30pm and the 7th Annual Rivertowne Community BBQ from 2pm-9pm! Here’s a sneak peak of what’s in store: From […]

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Exclusive Semi-Detached Leslieville Home! $1,349,000 Stunning stylishly renovated Leslieville four bedroom, four bath, two and a half storey beauty! This home is located on a wide and deep lot. Bright interior with high ceilings and skylights.  Open concept living space with hardwood floors, custom kitchen, and walkout to spacious backyard.  This home features a 2nd […]

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Summer is in full swing and there is nothing like spending time outdoors to enjoy the weather. It’s time to get barbecuing, take your dogs for a walk, take the kids out for a game, or enjoy a book in the sun. Here are four parks in Toronto’s east-end to visit while the sun is out. Riverdale […]

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We’re excited about the new mural going up on the western end of our building at 777 Queen Street East thanks to our Riverside BIA and the City of Toronto. To learn more about the concept and the artist check out this blog post by the Riverside BIA.

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Here is an update from our local Riverside BIA! Riverside is Getting a New Mural Share Your Thoughts Riverside is getting a mural on the west-facing wall of Elbers Antiques at 777 Queen Street East. Long a neglected spot targeted by graffiti, this mural will help revitalize and brighten this area of the Riverside BIA, […]

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Check out this weekly update from our local Riverside BIA! THIS SAT Join the fun of Beaches Jazz Fest ‘Sounds of Leslieville & Riverside’ Beaches Jazz Festival is coming to Riverside July 8-10!!! Don’t miss Sounds of Leslieville & Riverside – you don’t even need tickets to this FREE music fest presented by the Beaches International Jazz Festival in […]

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Check Out These 5 Patios to Enjoy in Leslieville This Summer! – – – – Brooklyn Tavern “Laid-back choice for pot roast, brisket burgers & other Canadian comfort foods, plus a full bar.” – Google Address: 1097 Queen Street East, Toronto, ON M4M 1K7 For hours click here. The Ceili Cottage  “Homey Celtic pub with hearty […]

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Check out the following update from our local Riverside BIA!   Welcome to the Neighbourhood: Lan Vietnamese Restaurant Lan Vietnamese Restaurant at 755 Queen Street East celebrated their much-anticipated opening in Riverside on June 23rd and is offering great promotions (Read all about it on our Blog). With traditional Vietnamese dishes, luxurious hand carved furniture, and refined French architecture, LAN Restaurant […]

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TABIA Launches Digital Main Street Digital Main Street – www.digitalmainstreet.ca – a new program focused on helping main street businesses connect to digital tools to help them manage and grow their businesses.On Monday, June 13, the Toronto Association of Business Improvement Areas (TABIA) in collaboration with Google, MasterCard, Rogers, Yellow Pages and Shopify, held their Digital Main […]

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Check out this weekly update from our local Riverside BIA! Riverside 2016 Eats & Beats RECAP Riverside Eats & Beats, in its 4th year, was described by Riverside businesses and festival-goers alike as ‘the best and busiest yet’ with: 10,000+ people coming out to Riverside on June 4 50+ participating restaurants,vendors and retailers hosting events/ activities 20 live performances […]

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Check out the following update we received from our local Riverside BIA! THIS WEEKEND! Riverside Eats & Beats Streetfest June 4th Riverside’s Annual Eats & Beats Street Festival is This Saturday, June 4th, 1pm-6pm on Queen Street East between the DVP and Empire Ave. Check out the full updated schedule of events HERE!!! There are thousands of folks […]

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Take a Selfie with Matt & Ben Contest! Find a Matt & Ben bus shelter on Queen Street East or Carlaw Avenue and take a silly photo with us! Share your photo on Facebook at /torontomattandben and/or Twitter at @torontoben to win prizes. Find one of Matt & Ben’s east end bus shelters. Take a funny selfie. Share it on our Facebook page […]

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List price: $499,900 MLS: E3475720 Just Listed by Matt Casselman & Ben Ferguson,  RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Spectacular Printing Factory Lofts! This suite shows beautifully. Upgraded throughout with polished concrete floors, open concept kitchen including quartz counters and a large island. Floor to ceiling windows with plenty of light! Full width terrace sized balcony with gas line. […]

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