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From an authentic 50's barbershop to a dynamic Victorian mansion, these extraordinary spaces will fuel the inspiration you need for your next project.   Victorian Mansion This Victorian Mansion is the God-father of all vintage representations. Located in the second hippest district in the world (according to Vogue Magazine), every room in this space has a unique feel to it.…

With the emergence of the Canada-United States, Free Trade Agreement in 1988 the Canadian film industry has steadily evolved into a surprisingly prominent ‘Hollywood North’[1].  Today, American film production companies’ flock to Canada to receive up to 60% in Canadian tax incentives and rebates[2]. These lucrative incentives have brought many American film and television productions to the north to take…

  Every day we come across unique, original, modern and sometimes crazy-cool spaces throughout North America. We enjoy browsing through these newly listed spaces that catch our attention and we feel it’s our duty to spread the word about them. This week the Union Hall in Brooklyn, New York recently listed their space on Spacefy. It quickly made its way…

HOW TO MAKE MONEY FROM YOUR ROOFTOP While we can't guarantee that you'll break the internet like Drake's "Views" album cover did... it is likely that if you own a beautiful rooftop or rooftop patio, you may be able to cash in and make some additional coin with your view. Rooftops are now considered prime real estate for photographers, influencers and event…

Kicking Tire Studio Spacefy

An affordable studio space for rent, Toronto’s Kicking Tire Studio is located in the up-and-coming Junction Triangle. Available for a multitude of uses, from photography to even a hypnosis class (yes, really!), this blank canvas is ideal for projects of any shape and size. Kicking Tire Studio could be described as a “raw space” - with concrete floors, white brick walls, plenty…

Innerspace Spacefy

Spacefy recently appeared on InnerSpace to discuss the marketplace for Toronto artist rental space and how to use the platform to find and book a creative space. The tour of three spaces was so inspiring that host Ajay Fry used one of the spaces to shoot his own short film. The first stop was King West staple UG3, which has…

A one-of-a-kind home nestled amongst rows of houses that are all the same, this Port Credit steampunk house just outside of Toronto is available for film shoots and photoshoots. Spacefy recently caught up with owner Tom Barlow to discuss his home built from the blueprints of his dreams. Steampunk Open Art Concept House is a steampunk enthusiast's dream: a perfect…

Space Check: best small music venue Musideum

Located in the creative 401 Richmond building, Musideum is a music museum that is also one of the best small music venues Toronto has to offer. Founder and Owner Donald Quan describes Musideum as "the manifestation of my own dream" while his business partner, Roger Sader, describes the space as "a home where music is the language." Stepping inside Musideum,…

Houses in films have the potential to become just as famous as the actors who star in them. Some fans of film, from cult classics to famous rom coms, have gone as far to buy these houses and own a piece of cinematic history. A Christmas Story The house which proudly displayed the infamous leg lamp in its front window…

How to Make Extra Cash from Spaces in your Home or Work place?

As the official launch of Spacefy approaches, we had, what we believed to be a great idea, to showcase our service.  We decided on a video shoot showing different creative uses in a single space. The location was our HQ office space in Toronto.

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Getting ready to move the desks. Wheels, help.

We completed 5 space conversions in a span of 6 hours, starting with setting up a Photography Studio, courtesy of Nick MerzettiNick is an award-winning photographer specializing in Portrait and Event Photography. Nick’s work has been featured in publications such as Monacle and Spacing magazines, as well as The Toronto Star  and The Guardian UK. He is the recipient of the esteemed William J. Dowkes Award for Outstanding Portrait Photography from the University of Toronto, and a winner of the Nature in Focus Photography Competition presented by David Suzuki.

The photoshoot took on a bit of a last minute creative turn, you can read more and see the final photos from Nick Merzetti’s photoshoot here!

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Our office space is now a Photography Studio, how cool is that!

Next on the agenda was an activity that many at our office where looking forward to, a Yoga Class with Yoga teacher Arash Brl. The space transformation began with a simple window drape, check out the photos below. 

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