Living in the 6ix can often get expensive, especially if you are looking for a new place to rent. However, some Toronto apartments for rent are making it a bit easier for future tenants. According to a Rentals.ca report, multiple locations are offering up to two months of free living.
Toronto rental apartments are now around $3.19 per square foot, which has dropped from the $3.38 per square foot that was seen back in January 2020.
"The unemployment rate is still high, immigration will be well below recent annual intakes, and many students will continue to live at home as classes are held virtually. These will all negatively impact demand," Ben Myers, President of Bullpen Research and Consulting Inc., states in the report.
While these establishments are no longer there, one building has remained for over 200 years and with it a mystery that goes back just as long.
In 1815, only several years after its construction, the Gibraltar Point Lighthouse saw the disappearance and rumoured murder of its first keeper, J.P. Radan Muller, a disappearance that remains a mystery to this day.
Officers with the Toronto Police Service basically stumbled upon a mini-IKEA after finding a shipping container filled with more than $120,000 worth of allegedly stolen office and home furniture.
Two Mississauga men have been charged in the incident, which started when a shipping container was stolen from the Jane and Finch area on Thursday, May 13.
According to a statement from TPS, officers found the container at a warehouse just a seven-minute drive away from where the theft took place, recovering a staggering amount of furniture.
Police say they found 193 boxes of office furniture, 97 pieces of home furnishings, 51 boxes of home reno equipment and cabinetry and 10 boxes of bathroom reno merchandise.
Bilal Mohammed, 32, and Hamza Irfan, 30, have both been charged with multiple counts of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime (over $5,000) and Trafficking in Property Obtained by Crime (over $5,000).
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