Please take some time to browse through the helpful resources and links we've provided below.
Understanding Title Insurance (.pdf format)
Title Fraud. What every Canadian homeowner needs to know (.pdf format)
Protect your greatest investment - Title insurance for homeowners (.pdf format)
Provided by First Canadian Title
Building, Renovating & Maintaining
Energy Conservation - Searchable Incentives Guide
Ontario Ministry of Energy Website
Estimating & Budget Guide (.pdf format)
Typical Costs of Residential Construction and Home Remodelling, Courtesy of Baker Street Home Inspectors (April 2016)
Ballpark estimates for repairs and/or improvements to a typical three bedroom home in Southern Ontario (.pdf format)
Provided by Carson & Dunlop & Assoc.
Replacement & Repair Cost Guide (.pdf format)
Typical Costs of Residential Construction and Home Remodelling, Courtesy of National Home Inspection (2013)
"Carson & Dunlop Resource Center"
Articles provided by Carson & Dunlop Home Inspections about home ownership covering topics from the basement to the rafters, including furnace maintenance, wiring issues, pests and more!
Vermiculite Insulation and Asbestos (.pdf format)
Canadian Real Estate Association brochure, published June 2007
City of Toronto: Planning & Development
City of Toronto
City of Toronto Development Applications Status Web Site
Building Permit Status Search
"Residential Character Preservation Guidelines For House Renovations, Additions & In-Fill Development In The Community Of Leaside" (.pdf format)
Developed by: City of Toronto Urban Development Services, City Planning Division
In Consultation with: The Leaside Character Preservation Advisory Committee
Belyea Bros. Heating & Cooling
"Experts in Heating & Cooling Older Toronto Homes"
Belyea Bros. Electrical Services
Electrical Repair & Electrical Installation
Home Hardware Pest Control
Home Protection Plans, Seasonal Pest Control, Wildlife & Birds, Bed Bugs, Mice & Rats, Cockroaches, Ants and Other Crawling Insects
Property Tax Assessment Resources
Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC):
Leaside Atom Baseball (ages 9 to 11)
Leaside Baseball Association (ages 11 and up)
The City of Toronto - 311
More than just a phone number, 311 Toronto provides access to a wide range of online services, including self-service requests and tracking. You can also contact 311 by e-mail or fax.
Toronto Real Estate Board Standard Forms
Standard Forms Explained In Plain Language
The commonly-used real estate forms available for download below offer clause-by-clause plain language explanations of the legal terminology used throughout them. Understanding what you are signing is essential to having a successful transaction.