Giving back the Tom Marchese way

Everyone’s heard the saying, “Work isn’t work, if you love what you do,” and Tom Marchese, owner of Tom Marchese Real Estate Brokerage, loving what he does, says that giving back to his community is a core part of his business. Aiming to be recognized as a prominent leader in the community through high-principled driven service […]

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Engel Volkers Photo Spread

Left to right Christine Gairdner of Gairdner Design, Stefani Konidis, Engel & Volkers York & Vicki Vokas, University of Toronto       Claire Vincent, Kim Nichols and Jorg Hermanns enjoy the fun at Engel & Völkers York.             Clients, colleagues and friends of Engel & Völkers York enjoyed a […]

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Saving a piece of history

Werner and Orianna Brodbeck knew little about their future home’s historic connections, until their first realtor walk-through in 1996 after the city had put it up for tender. Looking for a fixer-upper, the couple fell in love with the house known as ‘Aurora’s Die-fen bunker’ – unaware of the heritage, secrets and stories it held. […]

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Your guide to proper tree pruning

Trees may require pruning for a variety reasons. Storms may have damaged branches, necessitating a pruning. In other instances, trees may have outgrown their yards, overpowering the landscape. Autumn and winter, when trees largely go dormant and fallen leaves make it easier to see the branches beneath, may be prime times to prune. Pruning during […]

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Sound control key to a calm, relaxing home

(MS) — Inside and out, life can be loud. Retreat from the hustle and bustle of the world by making your home, or specific rooms within it, a calm, relaxing sanctuary. There’s a room in every house that could benefit from greater sound control, whether it’s a home theater, music room, studio, home office, children’s […]

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