It’s been quite a summer for the GTA real estate market. Following a very strong July, the month of August has shown no signs of a slowdown with 7,711 sales reported by the Toronto Real Estate Board. This represents a 13.4% increase in volume compared to the same period last year. Total sales for 2019 are now at 60,177, up 12.2% year-over-year.
SOURCED FROM TREB AUGUST 2019 FOR CENTRAL TORONTO. FOR STATISTICAL USE ONLY.
6 in the (almost) 6 – Fall Hikes
There’s little doubt that summer is the darling of Canada’s four seasons. After all, fall is easy to overlook: our work calendars fill up, the kids go back to school, and we start giving some attention to the Leafs and Raptors. But given a chance, fall can surprise and astound, and nowhere is this more evident than in the abundance of stunning natural spaces to be explored in and around the city. Hiking is an ideal way to take advantage of the season, get some exercise, and explore the outdoors. Enveloped by a brilliant canvas of fall foliage and geological formations, locations like Rattlesnake Point offer memorable experiences that can be shared with friends and family. To get you started on your outdoor adventure, here are our top six picks for GTA hikes. All you need to do is lace up your shoes and get ready to take in some of the region’s most breathtaking sights.