Gina Paulo Sales Representative
RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage Independently owned and operated
Office: (416) 769-1616

Featured Listings

  • Enjoy High Tea for Mother's Day

    On Saturday, May 13th and Mother's Day on the 14th, Benares Historic House will be hosting a high tea party in one of Mississauga's oldest heritage homes from 12 PM until 2 PM. The afternoon will be one of indulgence into the art of tea as well as a exploration of antique and vintage bridal fashions from the Mobile Millinery Museum and Costume Archives. The tea party will also feature a presentation by Norma Shephard, author of 1000 Hats, who will be showcasing 150 years of iconic Canadian fashion hat history from 1867 to 2017 in a fashion show for the ages. Reservations are required for this debonaire event. To learn more about how to reserve your seat, visit the event's page on the City of Mississauga website.

    With plenty of things to do like the Mother's Day High Tea, Mississauga is perfect for families who want to enjoy the many holiday festivities. If you're looking for a place to settle, take a look at 4537 Crosswinds Drive.

    To learn more about Mississauga properties, contact Gina today!

    Situated in an established Mississauga neighbourhood, this beautifully finished 4 bedroom home with fantastic curb appeal is the tasteful family residence you’ve been searching for! This lovely property features a double car garage and a stamped concrete driveway, plus lush gardens guiding you to the front door.

    Upon entering this elegant home with over 3700 sq. ft. of living space, you will be drawn to the sophisticated formal living room just off the foyer. This bright principal room is perfect for entertaining guests, featuring gorgeous parquet hardwood floors -which are carried throughout the main level-, french doors, and a large window that allows an abundance of natural light to fill the space. Across the hall, the spacious formal dining room with the same features is ideal for hosting dinner parties, or just enjoying home cooked meals with loved ones. For relaxing evenings at home, head to the adjacent family room with pretty crown moulding and a gas fireplace with a brick mantle.

    The household cook will love this fabulous custom Perola kitchen, meticulously designed with granite countertops, tile backsplash, ample cabinet space, and quality appliances. The breakfast area is great for morning meals and conversation while overlooking the backyard, or step out to savour your meals on the stamped concrete patio. The pretty fenced-in yard also has plenty of green space for a garden, as well as fruit trees.  

    Ascend the wood staircase to the upper level, and make your way into the expansive Master Suite with a walk-in closet and a 3-piece ensuite. The residence boasts an additional 3 generously sized bedrooms on this level with hardwood parquet flooring throughout, as well as the main 4-piece washroom.

    Furthermore, this delightful home also has a professionally finished open concept basement with a electric fireplace in the recreation area, a cantina, and a 3-piece washroom, as well as plenty of storage, with quality laminate floors and pot lights throughout. Extras include updated vinyl windows, a front loading washer and dryer in the main floor laundry room, a newer roof (2011), and a newer heating and central air system (2012). With a wonderful layout and upscale decor in a great location, any family will adore this property!

    To view the most recent TREB market watch report click here.

    Gina Paulo, Sales Representative

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage
    Independently owned and operated

    D: (416) 543-7320

    O: (416) 769-1616

    E: ginapauloremax@gmail.com

    www.gpaulo.remaxwest.com

  • Narrow Down Your Toronto Home Search!

    Are you thinking of making the big move into the city?

     

    Toronto is filled with numerous wonderful and extremely diverse neighbourhoods and this is one of the main reasons why people have such a hard time choosing where in the city they would like to reside. In this blog, I am hoping to narrow your search by providing you with some information on an amazing area that I have listed in the past, present and future within the beautiful city of Toronto.

     

    The Kingsway is an idyllic family oriented neighbourhood; considered one of Toronto’s finest. Its distinctive rolling topography, curvilinear streets and abundance of mature trees are a by-product of the Humber River Valley Ravine which forms the eastern boundary of this neighbourhood. The area is conveniently located and is in close proximity to many quality schools, serene parks, golf courses, fine restaurants and other fantastic amenities and services. In addition to being a popular destination for local foot traffic, the area is also well-serviced by public transportation systems and is easily accessible to the downtown core via the Old Mill Subway station. With numerous trails and parks in the area, plus fabulous gourmet restaurants in Bloor West Village, this home is centrally located for all your living conveniences and personal enjoyment.

     

    If you are interested in residing in a community such as The Kingsway, check out this modern and bright condo suite on 30 Old Mill Road, Unit 407, Toronto.

     

      

     

    Riverhouse at The Old Mill is a condominium of rare elan. Poised on the banks of The Humber River, it is a one-of-a-kind condominium residence crafted by the finest architects and designers.

     

    Offering a lifestyle reserved for the privileged few, a limited collection of elegant suites created for discerning individuals who appreciate fine architecture, 5-star resort style amenities, and an unsurpassed level of luxury in a historic river setting, beside The Old Mill Inn & Spa.

     

    With 1,269 square feet of living space, this bright and airy 2 bedroom, 3 bath condo is intended for a lifestyle that embraces both intimate family moments and fun-filled gatherings. The well-appointed interior is finished with high end materials and fixtures such as the gleaming hardwood floors. 

     

    To learn more about Unit 407 on 30 Old Mill Road, please visit: www.GPaulo.RemaxWest.com

     

    To view the most recent Toronto Real Estate Board Market Watch Report click HERE

     

     

    Gina Paulo

    Sales Representative

     

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage

    Independently owned and operated

  • 8 Surprising Advantages to Bungalow Living

    For many, new bungalows offer the perfect opportunity with open concept living, easy one level space and an attractive home that is ideal for both young and more mature couples and families.

    If you’re thinking of buying a home, you should seriously consider bungalow living. Bungalows in Toronto offer many benefits to homeowners. Here are eight surprising advantages to bungalow living:

     

    1. Accessible Floor Plan - Great for growing old in and mature homeowners
    2. Accommodate Mobility – Ideal for individuals with mobility issues
    3. Kid-Friendly Living – Perfect fit for families with young children
    4. Open-Plan Design – Enjoy the bright, spacious & open feel of bungalow living
    5. Privacy – Built on nice large & wide lots with gorgeous & private backyards
    6. Flexible For Additions – Provide space to accommodate additions
    7. High Demand For Resell – Bungalows offer many great benefits, thus always in high demand
    8. Ease of Maintenance – Living in a bungalow makes it easy to enjoy more down time

     

    If you are sold on why bungalow living is the way to go, then read about this incredible home that I am featuring!

     

    34 Beaver Valley Road, Toronto

    You will instantly fall in love with this incredibly beautiful bungalow situated on a premium lot in the high demand Bathurst Manor neighbourhood! This impressively bright and spacious 3+1 bedroom home has been tastefully upgraded with custom finishes and will please even the most selective buyer.

    Enjoy great guest gatherings in this living room anchored by a built-in wall unit, and indulge in delicious meals in the formal dining area featuring a bay window. This layout is ideal for entertaining.

    Additionally, during the warm summer months walk-out to your private outdoor oasis and host fun-filled BBQs on the large custom deck featuring a glass railing. Spend summer nights in the separate sitting area with a water fountain and fire pit; perfect for romantic evenings for two.

    That’s not all! This incredible residence features a professionally finished lower level with a 4th bedroom, 2 generously sized family rooms with separate entrances; which can easily be converted to a basement apartment that is ideal for a tenant! There is lots of potential with this space!

    This home is the one you have been waiting for! Don’t miss this opportunity to live in one of Toronto’s most sought after locations, where every comfort has been considered and every detail meticulously included!

     

    For more information on this fabulous bungalow, please visit: www.34BeaverValleyRoad.com

     

    Gina Paulo

    Sales Representative 

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage
    Independently owned and operated

    D: (416) 543-7320
    O: (416) 769-1616

     

     

  • Find your next home in a community full of character!

    There are many factors to consider when purchasing a home and location is an important focal point for most buyers.  With an abundance of great neighbouhoods in the city of Toronto, it can definitely feel overwhelming when deciding on a community to settle in. If convenient, accessible, cultured, and family-friendly are what you are looking for in a community, then read about Humbermede.

     

     Humbermede, often called Emery, is a neighbourhood in the North West end of the city of Toronto. The area is home to some of the most culturally diverse restaurants in the city, and is within close proximity to large retailers, small businesses, services and amenities. The neighbourhood is also just a few minutes' drive from highways 407, 400, 401, and 427, making it easily accessible to all areas of the GTA. Also in this family friendly Toronto pocket are plenty of parks, walking trails and community centres which offer something for everyone in the family to enjoy. On the southern boundary of this community is the Humber Valley Golf Course, that appeals to people of all ages and skill levels. Close to plenty of green space, fantastic services, excellent schools and much more, this North York neighbourhood is an excellent place to live and raise a family!

     

    Does Humbermede sound like the right place for you or someone you know? If so, then take a look at this wonderful home at 121 Parrotta Drive.

     

     

       

     

     

    Welcome to this absolutely gorgeous townhome with beautiful brick exterior finish. This large 4 bedroom home feels more like a semi and is situated on a south facing corner lot in a desirable Toronto neighbourhood. With thousands spent on upgrades and a double car garage, this home radiates true elegance.

     

    Upon entering the home, one will appreciate the open layout and 9 foot high ceilings on the main level, exuding a very airy ambiance. The gorgeous interior design is adorned with modern décor, high quality craftsmanship, and absolute tasteful designer finishes. The lovely limestone foyer leads you to the formal living and dining room area featuring dark hardwood floors, which add a sense of luxury to the rooms. With the abundance of windows, your family will enjoy the ample natural sunlight. 

     

    The chef of the household will love using the top of the line equipment while cooking in their very own gourmet kitchen. With its granite countertops, quality premium stainless steel appliances including a Bosch duel fuel gas stove, Samsung fridge, Bosch dishwasher, oversized center island, designer marble backsplash and pantry, this spectacular kitchen is sure to be any home cook's dream.

     

    The third floor Master retreat features a large walk-in closet, bright windows, and a spa-like ensuite with a marble and glass separate shower and a soaker tub, perfect for relaxing in after a long day's work. The other 3 bright and spacious bedrooms are located on the second level and also include large windows and ample closet space. The large lower level is fully finished and is a large space that can be utilized as a family room, theatre, home office, or gym and features surround sound!

     

    With a functional layout and all this charm in a desirable location, this home will be the pride of ownership for any family!

     

    For more information on this property or to view more real estate listings, please visit: www.GPaulo.RemaxWest.com

     

    Read the latest Market Watch:

    “Even with the record low temperatures last month, we still saw an increase in the number of people purchasing homes in the GTA. This speaks to the importance households place on home ownership and the fact that…” To read more click here.

     

    Gina Paulo
    Sales Representative

     

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage
    Independently owned and operated

     

    D: (416) 543-7320
    O: (416) 769-1616
    E: ginapauloremax@gmail.com

  • Looking for a gem in the city?

    Are you in search for your dream home? With so many properties on the market, it can be difficult to find that special place to call home. Fortunately, I love challenges and know of a property that you will instantly fall in love with! If convenient, accessible, and appealing are what you are looking for in a neighbourhood, then read about Islington Village!

     

    Known as “Toronto’s Village of Murals” Islington Village is located in the heart of Etobicoke. This residential neighbourhood boasts 25 mural “masterpieces”, enhancing the walls of over 15,000 square feet that span five blocks of the historic shopping distrinct on Dundas West. Boutique style shopping, quaint dining spots, local services, an abundance of greenspace and parkland, convenient access to TTC and Go Transit stations make Islington Village is a great Downtown lifestyle alternative. This neighbourhood is a great downtown lifestyle alternative, close to highways, and downtown Toronto, convenient access to TTC and Go Transit stations. The Mimico Creek, Islington Golf Club and the St. George’s Golf and Country Club wind their way through the centre of this picturesque neighbourhood.

     

    Does Islington Village sound like the right place for you? If so, then take a look at this lovely bright and spacious home at 16 Holloway Road!

     

       

     

    Situated in an established and coveted neighbourhood with many majestic trees, this executive 4+1 bedroom home has immaculate detailing throughout. Featuring a double car garage with a large 6 car driveway where you could store all of your vehicles. With a professionally landscaped driveway, brick & stone exterior finish, plus nestled on a large 50 x 119 foot lot, this home exudes true elegance.

     

     Upon entering the home, one can immediately appreciate the gorgeous accents infused throughout the main level. The stunning interior design is adorned with elegant modern decor; the highest quality of craftsmanship and absolute tasteful designer finishes. With the plethora of windows throughout this home, your family will enjoy ample natural sunlight.

     

    As you make your way through the main floor, you’ll take notice of the upscale plank hardwood flooring yielding a luxurious essence. Enjoy cozy evenings next to the fireplace or reading your favourite book in the family room. The chef of the household will love the top of the line equipment while cooking in their very own gourmet kitchen. With its granite countertops, quality premium built-in custom appliances including a 5 burner gas stove top and built in custom fridge, large center island with a single sink, tile back splash, this spectacular kitchen is sure to be any home cook’s dream. Additionally, enjoy morning meals at the breakfast area overlooking the backyard. Indulge in delicious meals in the formal dining room.

     

    On the second level, you will find the expansive Master Suite with an extra large his and her closet and a spa-like 6 piece ensuite. The ensuite includes his and her sinks, a separate standing shower with a full body jet shower head and deep bath tub for relaxing in after a long day at work. The second Master bedroom includes a double door closet and a 3 piece ensuite. The other 2 bright and spacious bedrooms also include ample closet space and large picture windows. The basement is professionally finished and features an office with double sided fireplace and bar. Dance the night away in the spacious recreation room.

     

    With all these elaborate features and being in a prestigious location, make this dream home your next move!

     

     

    Read about the latest Market Trend

    "GTA households realize that home purchases have been a quality long-term investment. While home prices certainly increased substantially in 2014, the purchase of an average priced home remained affordable, in terms of the average household's ability to comfortably cover their monthly mortgage payments," said Mr. Etherington. To read more click here.

     

     

    Gina Paulo
    Sales Representative

     

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage
    Independently owned and operated

     

    D: (416) 543-7320
    O: (416) 769-1616
    E: ginapauloremax@gmail.com

     

  • Great history and culture all in one serene pocket!

    This Caledonia-Fairbank York district of Toronto covers a large central portion of the former city of York. The neighbourhood has a mature feel to it, with its rolling hills, front porch sitters and cast iron detailing. Caledonia-Fairbanks is a very classic community for most of the neighbourhood as it exists today was planned in the interwar years (1920s & 1930s) with mostly small single-family 2 and 1 ½ storey detached homes on north-south residential streets. This quaint community is perfect for any family looking to live in a peaceful neighbourhood, with great history.

     

    If this serene Caledonia pocket sounds like a perfect match for you, take a look at this fabulous 3-bedroom home on 238 Caledonia Road.

                      

      


    Sitting on an 18 x 120 foot lot, with approximately 2200 square feet of living space, this beautiful home was renovated in 2012. It has a fresh new look with designer flair, perfect for any first time home buyer or small family. The property is surrounded by vast amount of greenery. The front porch has a gorgeous frame with a white shaded rooftop, white pillars and railings. Upon entering the home, you can appreciate the open concept and modern colour design; with dark ¾ inch hardwood flooring and light beige walls. This home is finished with sophistication. Fabulous interior accents are added to each room, and nicely illuminated by pot lights plus crown moulding.

    The very modern and stylish living/dining room is where you can gather or entertain guests while enjoying great conversations. Sip on your favourite cup of tea in the living room after having a delicious prepared meal in the dining room. Make your way into a chef's delight; the Maple kitchen features granite countertops, stone tile flooring, a breakfast area and also comes equipped with stainless steel appliances. This kitchen is very inviting for the chef of the household. The second floor hallway leads you into an exquisite master suite plus two spacious and wonderfully decorated bedrooms, plus a 5-piece bathroom with double sinks and a deep tub for relaxation after long work days.

    This home offers a separate side entrance to the fully finished basement, which includes an office, a spacious family room, a laundry room, a cold cellar and a 3-piece bathroom, ideal for a nanny suite. The backyard has a brick charcoal barbecue for use during summer parties, grape vines and a convenient entrance to the double block garage. With just one glance, one can appreciate the amount of heart and soul that has gone into the redesign of this home. Being a short stroll to Earlscourt park, wonderful Corso Italia shops and restaurants, plus other convenient amenities, this residence is truly a gem.

     

    Gina Paulo

    Sales Representative 

    RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage
    Independently owned and operated

    D: (416) 543-7320
    O: (416) 769-1616

    E: ginapauloremax@gmail.com

    W: http://www.gpaulo.remaxwest.com/

     

    Read the current market information below:

     

    “Price growth for the GTA as a whole was driven by the single-detached, semi-detached and townhouse market segments in the City of Toronto. So far this year, there has been no relief on the listings front for these home types in many neighbourhoods in Toronto and surrounding… To read more, click here.

     

     

     

Gina Paulo Sales Representative
RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage Independently owned and operated
Office: (416) 769-1616Toll-Free: 1 (888) 507-8792

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Toronto Real Estate Board - IDX Last Updated: 12/15/2017 6:20:33 PM