The new class of condos set to take over Yorkville is unique in the quest to make condos as – if not more – aspirational than detached homes. They want addresses on Bloor Street, Yorkville Avenue, Cumberland Street, Avenue Road and surrounding areas to carry the same weight as addresses in Forest Hill or even The Bridle Path. One of the most ambitious and buzzed-about projects is 85-storey The One Residences, which will be the second-tallest building in Canada (behind the CN Tower) when completed in 2021. Currently on offer are units from 1,100 square feet to 6,300 square feet ...
The quest to make Yorkville condos more aspirational than detached homes
May 18, 2018Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Information Toronto Condo News Toronto News Toronto Real Estate News
Toronto's 50 Most Expensive Condo Buildings
April 29, 2018Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Toronto Condo Information Toronto Condo Market News Toronto Condo News Toronto Lofts
Toronto home prices are down year-over-year compared to the beginning of 2017, but the condo and loft market segment continues to surge. As buyers struggle to afford pricey low-rise homes, condos offer a comparably affordable option for those looking to get into the market. Toronto condo and loft prices were up 9% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2018, and are widely expected to continue to rise in the coming months. The Toronto Real Estate Board expects stronger price growth to continue in the comparatively more affordable condo and loft market segment. While the average price for an average Toronto condo is still below $1,000 per-square-foot, most of these 50 priciest downtown ...
1181 Queen West Condos - VIP Broker Sales Underway
March 1, 2018
Energy in sculpted form, 1181 Queen Street West stakes its claim in a provocative, innovative symphony of metals, glass, and brick. In dramatic escalating torque, the structure rises to broaden its sway, overseeing one of the world’s vital communities. 1181 Queen West stands boldly as the gateway to a neighbourhood that defines itself on defying convention. Its intricate design challenges perception of depth and stance. Discover gleaming glass elegantly framed by cool, silver-grey stone. Here, each level assumes its own form, commanding its own space: set-back, thrust outward, and eventually angled into dramatic leading edges on the upper levels. VIP ...
VIP Broker Sales Underway for Prestige Condos - Pinnacle One Yonge
February 16, 2018Downtown Toronto Condos Investing in Real Estate Luxury Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Listings Toronto Condo News VIP Broker Events
A legendary address encounters a vision that launches Toronto's most desirable lakeside location in the world. Holistically designed, visionary in its scope, Pinnacle One Yonge will reflect its prestigious nature through its sophisticated and diverse community that lies at the heart of this work-play-shop and enjoy life neighbourhood. The Prestige Condos at Pinnacle One Yonge is a new condo development by Pinnacle International located at 1 Yonge Street, Toronto. This development is scheduled for completion May in 2022. VIP Broker pricing for available units range from $619,900 to over $2,899,900. Available units at the Prestige Condos at Pinnacle One Yonge range in size from 518 to 1,873 ...
Toronto Condos Dominate the 2017 Luxury Market
January 30, 2018Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Market News Toronto Condo News Toronto Condo Sellers Toronto Real Estate News
The performance of Toronto's top-tier condominium market eclipsed that of other major Canadian markets in both sales volume and percentage gains in 2017. Sales of $1-million-plus condominiums were up 59% year-over-year within the region, with luxury sales over $4 million up 91% over the previous year. Toronto condo sales in the $4 million-plus range rose 82% and those in the $1-million-plus category were up 35% year over year. Condos provide "the accordion advantage" — party rooms that allow residents to host large dinner parties and, guest suites that mean occupants don't need to carry extra bedrooms as part of their home. It gives you the ability ...
Toronto Condo Builders are Catering to Increasingly Sophisticated Buyers
December 8, 2016Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Market News Toronto Condo News
Judging by the numbers, there’s no shortage of buyers for luxury properties in Toronto. Suites in Toronto’s Yorkville neighbourhood have skyrocketed from $800 per square foot a few years ago to close to $2,000 per square foot today. Luxury resales and rentals are hot commodities. RE/MAX reveals that sales of condo suites priced over $2 million rose 42% in Toronto compared with the same period in 2015, driven mainly by demand from downsizers and the limited inventory of single-family homes. Urbanation reports almost 1,000 units renting for more than $3,000 per month so far this year — 17% higher than for all of ...
VIP Broker Condo Pricing in Yorkville - Avenue 151
December 1, 2016Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Listings Toronto Condo News
Located on the border of the Yorkville and the Annex neighbourhood, with Rosedale just a few blocks away, 151 Avenue Road offers an incredible central location. Avenue Road at Davenport is an enclave with a personality all its own. Surprisingly quiet and unpretentious, this little pocket of upper Yorkville is a favourite with urbanites who don’t want the hectic pace and noise of living a few blocks to the south. This exclusive residence favours quality over quantity. Every square inch of the 72-unit structure has been thought out, with carefully-considered details ranging from the organic waves of the curvaceous exterior ...
10 Most Expensive One Bedroom Condos in Toronto
October 19, 2015Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Information Toronto Condo News
The 10 most expensive one bedroom condos in Toronto are located in the downtown core, spread among Yorkville, The Annex, and the Bay Street corridor. No. 10 There are two one-bedroom condos tied for the number 10 spot, with a price tag of $849,000. One unit, at 38 Avenue Rd comes with access to a gym, sauna, and party room, while the unit itself has a walk-in bathroom and nine-foot ceilings. Meanwhile, the apartment at 326 Carlaw Ave includes a private 270-square-foot rooftop terrace and 20-foot ceilings. Maintenance fees are $535. No.9 Look at the pale grey ...
The Coolest Condos Being Built In Toronto
October 7, 2015Downtown Toronto Condos Luxury Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Information Toronto Condo News
The massive wave of construction seen over the past decade is radically changing the appearance of Toronto, Canada's largest city. Toronto is currently building the second most high-rise buildings n North America, only behind New York. Toronto has the seventh-largest concentration of skyscrapers in the world. With all these buildings going up, developers are working to stand out by offering unique amenities and, increasingly, building high-rises that stand out from the crowd. Here are 15 of the coolest condo buildings going up in Toronto right now. Data is taken from the Emporis database of high-rise buildings, and includes only buildings listed as ...
The Radical Re-Imagining of Yonge Street
September 26, 2015Investing in Real Estate Luxury Condos Midtown Toronto Condos New Construction Projects New Toronto Condos Toronto Condo Buyers Toronto Condo Information Toronto Condo Market News Toronto Condo News Toronto News Toronto Real Estate News
"Toronto’s main street is in the midst of the most remarkable transformation in its history, with more than 20,000 condos that will house more than 30,000 people — the population of Orillia — under construction or in the planning stages. And that’s just in a seven-kilometre stretch from Lake Ontario to the hotbed of midtown condo construction at Yonge St. and Eglinton Ave. And there are thousands more units yet to come or planned for the areas immediately east and west of Yonge. City planners, politicians and business improvement groups are all grappling with the explosive changes coming — the need ...