MrLOFT v5.0 - Our New Website

MrLOFT v5.0 - Our New Website

Today we are launching MrLOFT 5.0 our 5th website in 11 years. Before I get into the details about the new site and its features I wanted to share with you quick trip down memory lane and talk about how we got here today.

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Hamilton Lofts on the Rise

Hamilton Lofts on the Rise

As stock of Toronto lofts for sale continues to dwindle amidst a major listings constraint (and a l...

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Where Are All The Toronto Lofts For Rent?

Where Are All The Toronto Lofts For Rent?

So, you're a loft lover like us but not yet personally or financially ready to buy a Toronto loft for s...

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New Toronto West End Lofts

New Toronto West End Lofts

If you're a loft lover who's been looking for Toronto lofts for sale this year, it'll come as no su...

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Toronto Loft Market Under Major LIstings Constraint as Prices Soar This Summer

Toronto Loft Market Under Major LIstings Constraint as Prices Soar This Summer

The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) recently released the GTA's sales results for July. The figures reveal what TREB is calling a “troubling trend” of growing demand pushing up against...

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Our Top 5 Toronto Loft Rooftops

Our Top 5 Toronto Loft Rooftops

When searching for Toronto lofts for sale, buyers tend to look at the interior, character features th...

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What to Know as Toronto Loft Prices Soar

What to Know as Toronto Loft Prices Soar

The Toronto Real Estate Board recently released their June 2016 market stats and it was another hot month for GTA real estate. Sales were strong across the GTA, constrained solely by listing...

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Renderings for First Sunday School Lofts Near Danforth & Donlands Revealed

Renderings for First Sunday School Lofts Near Danforth & Donlands Revealed

The First Sunday School Lofts, located just north of Danforth between Donlands and Pape subway stations, has been highly-anticipated by the MrLOFT team. It's not often we see a new Toronto loft dev...

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Spotlight on Corktown Lofts

Spotlight on Corktown Lofts

Corktown is a vibrant little pocket north of the Distillery District ...

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Abbey Lofts A Dream For Authentic Loft Lovers

Abbey Lofts A Dream For Authentic Loft Lovers

Dating back to 1910 and coverted to residential lofts in 2008, the Abbey Lof...

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Virtual Realty is Here!

Virtual Realty is Here!

Real estate has had its fair share of cheap 360 panoramic virtual tour products over the years but this time, it's different. Matterport, a new company from where else but California, has crea...

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Pimp my Loft: Audio Edition

Pimp my Loft: Audio Edition

If you have just purchased a cool new loft in Toronto, you probably have a million things on your wish list. No cool loft would be complete...

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Why The Candy Factory Lofts Are So Sweet

Why The Candy Factory Lofts Are So Sweet

Alright, we admit it. This week's post is really just an excuse for us to spend some time gleefully going through our most "wow" loft photos. And the Toronto loft building that tops our list for br...

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Toronto Real Estate Soars in Q1 of 2016

Toronto Real Estate Soars in Q1 of 2016

First quarter sales results are in from the Toronto real estate board. Let's take a look at what happened in Q1 of 2016 in the Toronto condo market along with what Marc...

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Buyers of Toronto Lofts: What Latest Government Actions Mean For You

Buyers of Toronto Lofts: What Latest Government Actions Mean For You

From the recent release of Canada's 2016 Budget to a ramp-up in Province-led initiatives aimed at better controlling the Ontario real estate industry, the last few weeks have seen a flurry of annou...

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Toronto Loft Market Has Become a Game of Never Have I Ever

Toronto Loft Market Has Become a Game of Never Have I Ever

Multiple bids on rare, hard lofts or units in boutique buildings in the best of neighbourhoods have been commonplace for some time now. But things have gotten so crazy in this early spring market, ...

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The Robert Watson Lofts Soar in Value As Roncesvalles Rises

The Robert Watson Lofts Soar in Value As Roncesvalles Rises

The Robert Watson Lofts, together with its neighbours the ...

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Spotlight on 75 Portland: The Chic King West Loft Option

Spotlight on 75 Portland: The Chic King West Loft Option

King West is best known for its new build, contemporary condos but there are a handful of really special King West ...

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Our Favourite Loft Décor Ideas

Our Favourite Loft Décor Ideas

Being loft lovers here at the MrLOFT Team, we're big fans of industrial design and vintage-inspired de...

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Riverside Lofts That Offer The Best Bang For Your Buck

Riverside Lofts That Offer The Best Bang For Your Buck

Most people are familiar with Riverside these days, the small but mighty pocket of so-hip-it-hurts residential streets hugging the commercial stretch of Queen East (it starts just east of the DVP a...

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Our Favourite Midtown Lofts in Toronto

Our Favourite Midtown Lofts in Toronto

Midtown Toronto is one of the city’s most popular condo communities and positioned for further growth with a flurry of new, mixed-use developments, not to mention a swank new transit hub. In ...

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Selling or Buying A Loft? Know Your Cost Per Sq Ft.

Selling or Buying A Loft? Know Your Cost Per Sq Ft.

The spring market really has started early this year and with it (finally), an influx of ...

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Toronto Real Estate Market Update: Toronto Loft Shortage Continues

Toronto Real Estate Market Update: Toronto Loft Shortage Continues

It seems everyone has something to say about the Toronto condo market - the increase in tall towers with micro condos, will value appreciation continue to rise above inflation and, of course, conti...

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St Leslieville Church Lofts: New Toronto Lofts & Townhomes at 175 Jones Avenue

St Leslieville Church Lofts: New Toronto Lofts & Townhomes at 175 Jones Avenue

After a decade of starts and stops, the St Clements Church in Leslieville will indeed be converted into residential lofts, called St Leslieville. And the project is finally underway. Origin...

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Guildwood Condos Reinvigorate Scarborough Village

Guildwood Condos Reinvigorate Scarborough Village

With the building boom we've been experiencing in the far east end of Toronto, particularly around Kingston Road, it's no surprise that the west end of Scarborough is undergoing a condo renaissance...

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Toronto Loft Buyers Take Note: New Ontario Condo Act Passed

Toronto Loft Buyers Take Note: New Ontario Condo Act Passed

If you already own a Toronto loft or you've been thinking of buying a loft for sale in Toronto, there ...

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Buying a Toronto Loft in 2016? New Down Payment Rules You Need To Know About.

Buying a Toronto Loft in 2016? New Down Payment Rules You Need To Know About.

Earlier this month, the Federal Government, working with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, announced new legislation...

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History of The Brewery Lofts Has Little To Do With Beer

History of The Brewery Lofts Has Little To Do With Beer

I got asked this question the other day – why is 90 Sumach called the ...

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Are Toronto Lofts a Better Investment Than Condos?

Are Toronto Lofts a Better Investment Than Condos?

Yes. And No. It depends. We talked in last week’s post on ...

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Toronto Loft Wars: Hard Lofts Versus Soft Lofts

Toronto Loft Wars: Hard Lofts Versus Soft Lofts

It used to be that Toronto Realtors specializing in the loft market could easily explain to their clients the differences between hard lofts and soft lofts. But now, the term soft loft is so overus...

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Best Liberty Village Lofts

Best Liberty Village Lofts

Liberty Village tends to be synonymous with affordable, newer build condos for first-time buyers and not necessarily with Toronto loft living. But there are a handful of really great soft lofts in ...

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Spotlight On The Tip Top Lofts

Spotlight On The Tip Top Lofts

This stunning Art Deco building houses some of our all-time favourite Toronto lofts for sale. Originally completed in 1929, the...

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Streetcar Developments' New Leslieville Lofts Bring Welcomed Mid-Rise Density

Streetcar Developments' New Leslieville Lofts Bring Welcomed Mid-Rise Density

Leslieville has long been one of our favourite loft communities along with nearby Riverside. The main stretches along Carlaw, Queen East and Broadview have seen massive development over the last de...

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Live / Work Lofts in Toronto

Live / Work Lofts in Toronto

More Canadians are choosing to work from home. StatsCan’s 2008 study showed 11.2% of employees work from home, an increase from the year 2000, and that percentage has no doubt increased again...

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Distillery District Lofts: Spotlight On The Pure Spirit Lofts

Distillery District Lofts: Spotlight On The Pure Spirit Lofts

Given that we're a team of Loft Experts with a love of both historic architecture and modern, industrial design, i...

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Emerging Toronto Loft Community: Davenport Village

Emerging Toronto Loft Community: Davenport Village

We talked last week about loft-style townhouses bringing much needed stock and variety to the Toronto...

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Loft Houses Bring Much Needed Stock To Toronto

Loft Houses Bring Much Needed Stock To Toronto

When most people think of lofts for sale in Toronto, they think o...

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Spherical Cameras The Next Big Tech For Toronto Realtors?

Spherical Cameras The Next Big Tech For Toronto Realtors?

We love new technology here at MrLOFT and are always looking for innovative ways to better position our client's properties when ...

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Why The Gotham Lofts Are Toronto's Dark Knight

Why The Gotham Lofts Are Toronto's Dark Knight

We have a stellar new listing this week in King West's ...

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Top 5 Reasons To Love The Madison Avenue Lofts

Top 5 Reasons To Love The Madison Avenue Lofts

Formerly a Toronto Hydro storage warehouse, the Madison Avenue Lofts were converted into one of the best residential loft buildings in the city back in 2009. This conversion was very well done with...

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Toronto Real Estate Market Update: July 2015 Results

Toronto Real Estate Market Update: July 2015 Results

The Toronto loft market is showing no signs of slowing this summer in what’s traditionally a down season. TREB recently released July stats that show a continuation of the hot run for To...

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Spotlight On The St Lawrence Market Lofts

Spotlight On The St Lawrence Market Lofts

Happy Civic Holiday Toronto loft lovers! To mark the occassion, we're starting with a little history lesson. Good times, right?! Seriously though, if you're like us, you love historic, authentic lo...

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Five Reasons Why We Love Toronto's Broadview Lofts

Five Reasons Why We Love Toronto's Broadview Lofts

The Broadview Lofts in Toronto’s east end consistently make our top five list for best lofts in the city. Units here are a perpetual favourite amongst buyers as well and well-priced units don...

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Buying A Toronto Loft With Less Down

Buying A Toronto Loft With Less Down

Many first-time buyers struggle to come up with a 20% down payment to b...

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New Protections Imminent For Buyers Of Historic Toronto Lofts

New Protections Imminent For Buyers Of Historic Toronto Lofts

After years of planning and public/industry consultation, the Province recently released highlights from the proposed new Ontario Condo Act. The new legislation aims to better safeguard owners of ...

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Zoocasa Closure Proves It's Not Profitable To Break Promises

Zoocasa Closure Proves It's Not Profitable To Break Promises

You’ve likely heard the news that as of June 22, 2015, Rogers is getting out of the online brokerage business. They’re shutting down Zoocasa.com after an alleged loss of almost $25M ove...

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Five Reasons Why We Love Toronto’s Merchandise Lofts

Five Reasons Why We Love Toronto’s Merchandise Lofts

1. The Merchandise Lofts Are Some of the Most Character-Filled Toronto Lofts Available Toronto is one of the best cities in the world for historic loft conversions and ...

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Church Conversions Revive the Toronto Loft Scene

Church Conversions Revive the Toronto Loft Scene

Church Conversions Revive the Toronto Loft Scene

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