Get inspired to tackle the next book on your list by creating your very own reading nook. Everyone should have a cosy space where they get comfortable and get lost in a great book, analyse the day’s news or simply enjoy a cup of coffee. Here is a list of ten cosy nooks to prepare you to read your most loved novels.
Experience the tranquillity in vacationing to a private island. Whether it is staying in a luxury resort, hiking up mountains, or experiencing complete privacy, secluded beaches, and exceptional views, a private island is definitely worth exploring. Here is a list of five must-visit private islands around the world.
From the food prep centre to the dining table and social setting, a kitchen island is well suited for many different uses. The Island is an effective way to add surface area and storage space while creating a modern family room for daily living and entertaining. Allow your island to flourish in its different roles with a few luxury features.
With the arrival of summer and warmer temperatures, the urge to spend every minute outside begins to kick in. Outdoor living spaces provide the perfect place to lounge next to the pool, dine alfresco, or simply just sit on the patio and enjoy the weather! Check out our list of ideas to help you prep your outdoor space for the summer months.
Aston Martin, known as one of the world’s most prestigious automotive authorities, is responsible for some of the world’s most luxurious automotive products. The brand represents iconic luxury, pristine craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail. The Aston Martin Residences in Miami, Florida are a true representation of the brand’s quality and craftsmanship; fully encapsulating luxurious living in their selection of private residences. Here is a brief look at some exclusive renderings from Aston Martin’s newest Miami residences.
Happy New Year…again! February 16 marks Chinese New Year! Year by year, between January 21 and February 20, Chinese New Year takes place on a different day given its alignment with the Lunar New Year. Chinese New Year is a cultural celebration and represents a second chance at new beginnings. 2018 is the year of the Dog!
At Hammond International Properties, we are delighted to represent homes with character; where perfect moments await. Last week we touched on home entertainment features that made for the ultimate living space. This week, we’re going to take a closer look at some infinitely brilliant design features capable of unleashing your senses and thoroughly impress your guests.
Join us for an exclusive experience at 72 Fairway Heights on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017. Perched high above the Bayview Golf and Country Club in one of Thornhill's most exclusive enclaves, you can enjoy an evening of luxury cars on display, latest fashion collection, as well as vibrant and colourful artworks.
The Hammond Luxury Report is a bi-annual study which examines luxury real estate sales and developments, trends and future outlooks. This comprehensive report will provide you with detailed insights about the local, national and international high-end real estate market so that you can make informed purchasing decisions in the GTA, across Canada, and abroad.
Hammond International Properties recently had the opportunity to visit the all-new Mercedes-Benz Thornhill facility, and it is absolutely stunning. It is over 130,000 square feet, has over 40 vehicles on display and 32 service bays and service drive-thru. But we weren’t there to see our preferred partner’s luxury cars…we were there for fashion.
Choosing the right piano can be a very rewarding experience for an informed buyer, however if you are about to purchase your first piano, you may be unsure about what to look for. Price and brand are important, but there’s more to it than that. This brief guide will assist you in selecting the right piano based on your specific needs.
Our close friends and preferred partners at Bang & Olufsen have just introduced a brand new product/service titled “BeoSound Moment”.
Earlier this week, Toronto’s Planning & Growth Management Committee treated Toronto residents by releasing documents showcasing the development of Toronto’s skyline over the past fourteen years (2000-2014).
After the tremendous success of Blythwood at Huntington, we are excited for Phase II at this picturesque location. Set alongside the Sherwood Park Ravine, Sherwood is the second residential estate to join the coveted Huntington enclave. Expansive residences surrounded by natural beauty and exceptional views cater to a tasteful, sophisticated lifestyle.
The heartbeat of Yorkville is its glamorous shopping, dining and superior arts & culture scene. At the heart is The Four Seasons Hotel Toronto. This contemporary urban oasis boasts 259 spacious guest rooms & suites, state-of-the-art amenities, a 30,000 sq. ft. spa with 17 treatment suites, and two opportunities for exceptional gastronomical delight at Café Boulud and dbar.
Practicality meets luxury, power and beauty with the 2014 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class SUV. The turbo V8 diesel engine delivers fuel economy with minimal emissions, while features like direct injection, twin turbochargers and air-to-water intercooling offer high-tech innovation that Mercedes-Benz is renowned for
Abramson Teiger was commissioned to design a house with the light-filled spaces and indoor/outdoor integration seen in the firm’s Southern California work, but adapted to the Toronto climate. Inside the house, natural light is central to the design. On the first floor, the combined kitchen/family room – with Abramson Teiger signatures such as a skylight and expansive, disappearing sliding doors – has an open flow to the living and dining rooms. From these rooms, views are layered through the 16-foot wide by 5-foot-high fish tank and over the water of the swimming pool to the garden beyond. Upstairs, the airy bedrooms open to a central hall with a sitting area, lit by clerestory windows. The Razor is without question unmatched.