Ash borer beetle could take a bite out of your wallet

Jean-Marc Frion, whose backyard in the Kingston Rd. and Morningside Ave. area boasts several ash trees, is worried about the high cost of removing them. Toronto homeowners will have to pay for removal of any ash trees infested with the emerald ash borer.

The Asian insect cutting a swath out of the city’s urban canopy could soon be taking a bite out of homeowners’ wallets. Toronto residents are on the hook for the removal of dead ash trees killed by the Emerald Ash borer on their property. A recent city map shows the beetle has infected trees throughout the… Read More

How did The Goof restaurant get its name?

Episode 346 - How did The Goof restaurant get its name?

Episode 346 of the Toronto Real Estate Musing daily video blog. George O’Neill is in front of the Garden Gate Chinese Restaurant, a Chinese-Canadian diner that has been gracing the corner of Queen Street East and Beech Avenue in The Beaches for 48 years. But ask anyone around here what the restaurant is called, and… Play Video

Asian food is just 5 minutes from The Beach

Episode 309 - Asian food is just 5 minutes from The Beach

Episode 309 of the Toronto Real Estate Musing daily video blog. George O’Neill is at the T&T Supermarket on Cherry Street near downtown Toronto to show you that if you have a hankering for Chinese, Korean or other Asian groceries, it’s only a five minute drive from The Beach neighbourhood. We were also at T&T… Play Video

The hot ‘n spicy T&T Toronto Waterfront Night Market

Episode 241 - The hot 'n spicy T&T Toronto Waterfront Night Market

Episode 241 of the Toronto Real Estate Musing daily video blog. George O’Neill braved BBQ squid and fish balls to film the Downtown Toronto Waterfront Night Market last Saturday night. Held at the T&T Supermarket on Cherry Street in the Toronto Port Lands, this is the first time an Asian night market has been held… Play Video