The non- typical attributes of this 2-storey duplex had visitors fawning over the building, including one who handed in a solid pre-emptive offer over $1M.
At the north end of the Annex, near the Tarragon Theatre, one of the only properties summer shoppers could tour was this detached residence across from Cawthra Playground.
It was really well priced because it’s on a busier street, but comparable houses were not detached – usually they were semi-detached – and not as renovated.
When opening day arrived, there were about 40 showings and three pre-emptive offers.
Mid-April, a house hunter attempted to buy this semi-detached, three-storey Victorian before the open house, but their pre-emptive offer was quickly challenged and defeated by several other bidders.
The appetite for Roncesvalles Village residences is high, especially for original Victorians, so nearly 100 buyers booked private showings or attended the open house for this 2-1/2-storey house near Sorauren Park.
This two-bedroom-plus-den suite was largely courted by buyers downsizing from homes in Rosedale, Summerhill and the Annex.
When a “Coming Soon” sign popped up on the lawn of this renovated three-storey house, house hunters moved fast. One of the first ten visitors through the door made a $302,000-over-asking bid to secure the property.
"Rentals properties with basement suites are very, very popular. So having two apartments on the main and second floor – [which] were well laid out – would be super easy to rent out."
This semi-detached house drew two competing bids by the end of its first day on the market.
The Bentley condominiums total 84 units, but just one was on the market this fall, this one-bedroom-plus-den suite. Only nine visitors completed tours before the sellers were presented with two competing offers.
Along the north side of Sorauren Park, Sorauren Lofts has roughly half a dozen loft ownership opportunities annually.
Located a block from Fairfield Park, this custom home was one of only a few properties available in the area, so potential buyers were quick to schedule private showings.
When opening day did arrive there were about 40 showings and three pre-emptive offers.
Buyers hoping to live in Roncesvalles closely watch for available properties, such ast this updated, 2-storey row house.
In April, the real estate scene in Davisville Village was quite varied with some sellers accepting bully offers and others waiting for any bids at all.
Roncesvalles is a popular community where many new homeowners paid large premiums in intense bidding wars last year, including the new owners of this two-storey residence at the end of a trio of brick homes.
Late last year, midtown residences were snapped up almost as soon as they hit the market. Such was the case with this four-bedroom house with a parking pad. Private showings and public open houses allowed buyers a closer look at the home, which closed its doors after finalizing a deal with the best of four bids.
This semi-detached house was such a popular spot in Parkdale that it drew several offers, including one $142,100 over the list price.
This semi-detached Victorian was among few with modern modifications, so it banked a healthy number of showings and multiple offers.
Two buyers fought for this custom-built residence after a few days of market exposure before Thanksgiving weekend.
A small number of units were up for sale at Bayview Place in Willowdale, but the sellers of this three-bedroom suite only had to open their door to 20 buyers to find one who negotiated an offer.
This contemporary, custom-built residence in Kingsway, gathered four offers at various times, but one deal finally stuck for $1.48-million.
In the Swansea community west of High Park, this detached residence was a popular spot with large crowds attending the open houses.
The last day of March, three offers were presented to the seller, who chose one $86,660 over the $869,900 list price.
This two-bedroom-plus-den corner unit had an offer on day one and was purchased by the second day in early February.
Bidding wars are a common phenomenon to acquire houses near High Park, where this detached, 21/2-storey house was subject to 60 showings.
Just a few minutes away from Casa Loma and Dupont station, Madison Avenue Lofts offered buyers a variety of hard and soft lofts for sale.
“It was a big, classic house on one of the premier streets in the area with a nice big lot and private driveway, which don’t come by very often."
This home is more architecturally modern than other of residences in Bloor W. Village, yet it welcomed a steady flow of traffic and a solid deal within weeks of listing.
Many young couples were fixated on acquiring larger units in the King Town community, where only a couple of units become available each month.
In the heart of Roncesvalles Village, this century-old, brick townhouse was the object of the affections of more than a dozen house hunters.
In the Carrington on the Park residence, which is one of three buildings built on the former Inn on the Park site
As a single-family dwelling, there are five bedrooms on the upper levels, a main floor living room and a formal dining area
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Family 5 bedroom renovated home for sale in trendy Roncesvalles Village in Toronto retains charm. Steps to High Park for kids & dog walks.
Detached, brick house with family room addition and a walkout to a deck, flagstone patio and gated garden increased interior living space to 2,130 square feet.
In an area of St. James Town undergoing revitalization, a two-year-old condominium community offered several units for sale late this summer.
8 Offers On This Pristine West End Home! Sold for $117,000 over asking!
Stepping into this 1,320-square-foot townhouse, the entrance foyer has stairs leading to a lower level recreation room and up to a living room
In a community of New York-inspired brownstones , this three-storey townhouse has a 1,330-square-foot plan with stylish interiors
This 14 th– floor suite in a 16-storey tower, called University Plaza, is a 650-square-foot space with an open living and dining area
roughly century-old house has a 2,000-square-foot, side-centre hall plan with updated windows, wiring and waterline, two remodelled bathrooms
Tour a home with tree-top decks in Toronto's Beaches neighbourhood
On the 23rd floor of the newest highrise within a three-tower complex by Empire Communities, his 769-square-foot suite features
Units in the Gotham Lofts sell for more than the asking price in a bidding war. The case for this 1bedroom loft after five bids were registered.
this semi-detached house presented an ideal setting and space for young families working with a budget under half a million
many homeowners in the Junction to list their properties, including this attached, two-bedroom townhouse, which received seven competing offers.
Two-storey house near Humber College hit the market it drew out 40 groups each day - not including the traffic at the open houses.
This semi-detached, two-storey house was in hot demand in the eyes of 10 buyers who put in strong offers.
Within walking distance of Lawrence West subway station, Lawrence Square and Yorkdale malls, this two-bedroom townhouse was only subject to a week of exposure before two competing offers were made.
In the residential pocket northeast of High Park, large properties are more of the norm, so this two-storey Tudor suited a smaller pool of shoppers.
2½-storey renovated house east of High park - with new roofing, heating and water main, as well as a family-friendly 2,470-square-foot plan.
Bookings for about 40 private showings were early indications that this two-bedroom corner suite would sell quickly in the East Lofts residence.
Several open houses and private showings at this detached, two-storey house created a frenzy of activity in the quiet, Upper Beach community.
A trio of offers emerged from a crowd of buyers who visited this 2,130-square-foot house on a treed street in Bloor West Village.
Globe Real Estate has taken a trip back through a year's worth of home sales in Toronto to see what $1 million could buy in 2011.
The previous owner of this old 2½-storey Victorian town home carried out extensive renovations to create a 1,703-square-foot space.
This 1,827-square-foot house contains 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, including a main-floor powder room, and formal and casual entertaining spaces.
Between private showings and two weekend open houses for this semi-detached house in Riverdale, there were nearly four dozen potential buyers who made an in-person visit.
Stone and brick townhouse with 1,500 square feet of living space. Multiple walkouts to the outdoors and a rear garage off the lower level recreation room.
Given the slope of the land beneath this bungalow, it has 3,100 square feet of living space spread between 2 levels, each with 9-foot ceilings.
This 1,730-square-foot residence from the 1920s is in move-in condition with new hardwood floors, appliances, and heating and cooling systems.
This yellow brick and stone house contains 1,758 square feet of finished space, including a living room with a fireplace and separate dining room
Two public open houses allowed buyers to explore this 1,300-square-foot house, which is down the street from Rennie Park, and Swansea community centre and school.
'It was a great old house with lots of potential, and was right across from a park' agent Julie Kinnear says.
Tarragon Village community in the upper Annex had a few properties listed simultaneously, including this traditional red brick Edwardian.
Three offers came in for this two-bedroom, 770-square-foot suite at different times after various open houses and showings.
This three-storey structure was built with a 1,937-square-foot plan with three bedrooms, four bathrooms and several entertaining areas.
This renovated two-bedroom unit across the street from the St. Lawrence Market captivated a dozen potential buyers who all made bids within days.
In a decade-old building set alongside a ravine in Hoggs Hollow, this two-bedroom corner suite lingered on the market for 4 months last fall.
This updated two-storey house in the west end had more than 60 visitors between private showings and two open houses.
This updated, 1,518-square-foot residence uptown sold shortly after its first open house.
Surrounded by the entertainment, fashion and financial districts, this corner suite was only open for private showings given tight building security.
It took just over a week to sell this 2,330-square-foot house on a quiet, treed street nearby the popular restaurants, shops and cafes of Bloor West Village.
It took only 2 weeks to sell this 3-storey 2,500-square-foot renovated Victorian, which includes 3 bedrooms plus a basement apartment.
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During a public open house, this two-storey house in Moore Park largely caught the attention of families, including three that made an offer.
Three buyers made offers for this semi-detached, two-storey house, which is situated across from Elmbrook Park on a quiet, treed crescent in Etobicoke.
There were three offers for this authentic, two-storey loft. In 2005, the sellers converted the raw office space into a custom residence with unique elements.
Photos posted of this 2½-storey, semi-detached house on Julie Kinnear's website quickly caught the attention of house hunters.
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The family-friendly location of this semi-detached residence was motivation enough for a trio of buyers to make a deal with agent Julie Kinnear.
The premium location and lot size of this three-storey Edwardian were key elements that sparked an intense bidding war between a dozen buyers.
Multiple buyers were initially drawn to this two-storey house for its location in the established Teddington Park community.
To the delight of potential buyers, this residence in Cabbagetown offers the charm of a heritage home, yet the conveniences of an urban dwelling.
This renovated, two-bedroom house generated the most traffic among the properties listed for sale on the real-estate website of Julie Kinnear.
This renovated 11/2 -bstorey home probably sold within a week because of its picturesque location and modern look, agent Julie Kinnear says.
This renovated 3-storey duplex is located on a prime tree-lined street close to established schools and recreational facilities in High Park.
This updated semi-detached 1,218-square-foot house was the object of desire for many bidders largely based on its location in Leslieville.
It didn't take long for this 1,258 sq ft century-old row house to get snatched up, based on its location on a desirable street in Seaton Village.
This detached, two-storey house sold quickly mainly based on the wealth of nearby urban conveniences and natural surroundings.
This 2-1/2-storey Victorian in South Riverdale presented a good balance of traditional and contemporary elements.
20 Garden Avenue This modest 1½-storey residence drew big crowds looking for an affordable property in a prime area of Roncesvalles Village close to schools, local shops and parks as well as friendly neighbours, agent Julie Kinnear says.
17 Ravenal Street The real estate market is slowly recovering from the recession, but properties in the lower price brackets - such as this semi-detached house in the former city of York - are snatched up quickly by first-time buyers, agent Julie Kinnear says.
169 Munro Street The transformation of this more than century-old house in south Riverdale was clearly the work of a professional, agent Julie Kinnear days.
140 Bowood Avenue This seven-year-old residence sold for essentially the same price as the new, detached two-storey house next door.
1375 Dupont Street Unit 310 Stylish staging ideas and creative design solutions gave this one-bedroom plus den loft the edge it needed to attract a solid offer in a short period of time.
24 Allen Avenue It is one of three two-storey row townhouses within a converted fire hall - built in 1890.
210A Avenue Road #2 The 1,550-square-foot residence was built about 30 years ago above street-level businesses.
98 St Hubert Avenue 729-square-foot house, built in the 1940s, is more energy-efficient than most homes this age.
45 McGee Street The nearly century-old residence is larger than it appears, having 1,190 sq ft of above-ground living space and 980 sq ft in the basement.
609 Delaware Ave This row house is on a quiet, tree-lined street southeast of the intersection of Davenport and Dovercourt roads, near parks, community centres.
55 Lombard Street, No. 303 In a building completed about 25 years ago, this one-bedroom third-floor suite with den offers a 1,059-square-foot plan, and two bathrooms
113 Simpson Avenue This two-storey house in Riverdale lacks private parking, but that's a minor drawback given all the modern conveniences and amenities it offers
Two-storey, semi-detached residence had a wide appeal because of its convenient midtown location, various upgrades, user-friendly backyard.
88 Tenth Street With a brick facade and old-fashioned porch, the 1,150-square-foot, three-bedroom house has great curb appeal.
44 Logan Avenue This semi-detached residence in Leslieville was a desirable property, offering newly renovated living spaces and two-car parking.
111 Elizabeth Street The original buyers of this unit on the sixth floor of a 16-storey building just north of Nathan Phillips Square
37 Gwynne Avenue On a tree-lined street in Parkdale, this renovated century home has unique design features and a three-bedroom layout.
4 Sandford Avenue This two-storey, semi-detached house in Leslieville is tucked into a quiet and scenic enclave, steps from the Little India Bazaar ...
250 Queens Quay West #1208 The previous owners recently modified this 785-square-foot luxury suite on the 12th floor of an older high rise near the Harbour
70 High Park Avenue #1904 In a roughly two-year-old condominium just north of High Park, this two-bedroom corner suite on the 19th floor - just below..
300 Balliol Street #502 The intimate setting of this fifth-floor corner suite in a low-rise condominium off Mount Pleasant Road...
This one-bedroom suite with a solarium was a special real estate opportunity given its location ...
94 Amelia Street Many fans of heritage homes have visited this three-storey Victorian in Cabbagetown during the annual tours of historic residences.
This 1,570-square-foot two-storey townhouse was built seven years ago as part of a condominium complex near Evans and Islington avenues.
This semi-detached, two-storey house generated a lot of interest because of its proximity to amenities and separate apartment in the basement.
This one-bedroom suite with den is spacious at 1,119 square feet, and has a split-level floor plan that has undergone custom renovations.
The large, upgraded windows in this semi-detached house would normally let in plenty of natural light.
This residence just north of High Park is situated on an unusually wide lot for a semi, and boasts a renovated interior and updated mechanics.
With its front porch separated from the neighbour's, and a 21-foot frontage, it feels like a detached home.
This 1-1/2-storey house may be small, but it's big on style — it's been featured on the shows Designer Guys and Designer Superstar Challenge!
It only took days to sell this rare three-storey model, which is one of 10 corner units, with a walkout to a private patio and green space.
This one-bedroom suite at the corner of College and Bathurst street was so tempting at a listed price of $229,900 that 16 parties submitted bids.
This corner suite one floor below the top of a two-year-old condominium north of High Park is - at 585 sq ft - smaller than most penthouses.
Much was done in past years to improve this residence in Danforth Village, but the efforts paid off when it sold quickly at a premium of $86,200.
This detached, 2-1/2-storey house was built as a single-family home about 80 years ago, but the sellers rented out its upper floors.
This roughly 80-year-old house on a quiet, dead-end street falls into the former category with changes made to its décor, mechanics and layout.
This stacked 1,080-square-foot condominium townhouse in the trendy King West Village is memorable for its prime location and layout.
This 2½-storey house has two advantages over neighbouring properties: private parking and no attached neighbours.
This one-bedroom corner suite is sought after for its prime location in the popular King West Village
This three-bedroom, two-storey brick house just south of Dundas Street certainly fits the bill for a growing family with young children.
The West End's Junction neighbourhood has become a gold mine for cute, affordable houses in vibrant but often overlooked commercial areas.
This one-bedroom loft was a hot commodity with its convenient downtown address in Kensington Market and rare two-storey plan.
87 Durie St. Given that this bungalow is a good candidate for renovation, you wouldn't expect it to sell at a premium of $90,100.
This semi-detached Victorian sparked a bidding war, and finally sold for $146,000 more than the asking price.
This modernized 1,200-square-foot detached, two-storey house located in the Kingston Road-Woodbine Avenue area was a great deal.
273 Milan St.Located in one of the oldest sections of the city, among the many Victorian homes, this two-storey, freehold townhouse in Cabbagetown is practically new. Situated at the end of a row, it has the benefit of side windows and extra room for flowerbeds. The interiors were extensively upgraded at the time of construction, and further improved by the seller.
75 Dalhousie St., No. 708This one-bedroom condominium located right downtown has a pleasing design scheme and showed like a model suite. The roughly 700-square-foot suite on the seventh floor has a combined living and dining room with laminate floors, built-in shelves and a Juliet balcony overlooking historic homes and a parkette.
62 Lynngrove AveEven selling at $42,000 over the asking price, this 1-1/2-storey, brick bungalow was a relatively affordable entry to the upscale Kingsway area, where most houses are worth more than a million dollars.
145 Sorauren Ave.After being outbid on properties in the High Park and Roncesvalles areas, Julie Kinnear's client acquired this 2 1/2-storey, semi-detached house by offering $35,100 more than the asking price.
The Julie Kinnear Team is back in the Globe and Mail with the sale of a three rental property in Leslieville with a nice premium of $22,000.
245 Dalesford Rd., No. 514Julie Kinnear arranges a deal on a 990-square-foot unit located at 245 Dalesford Road.
230 King St. East, No. 412On the fourth floor of a stylish new condominium building, this 700-square-foot suite has everything from a downtown address in the hip Sherbourne and King neighbourhood to modern amenities and finishes!
957 St. Clarens Ave.Julie Kinnear is back with a great deal on this semi-detached home at 957 St. Clarens Ave. in the Globe and Mail...
230 King Street East #306The Julie Kinnear Team is back in the Globe and Mail again for a lovely condo at King and Sherbourne at 230 King Street East in the Globe and Mail. Thanks for all your support!
The Julie Kinnear Team is in The Globe & Mail again for the sale of a three story 90 year old brick home on Delaware Avenue near Dufferin Grove.
499 Willard Ave.The Julie Kinnear team arranged a great deal on this early 1920s beautiful house.
The Julie Kinnear Team is in The Globe & Mail again for the sale of a four-year-old home on Jackson Pl.
DONE DEALS TORONTO Chaplin Estates SYDNIA YU From Friday's Globe and Mail 102 Hillsdale Ave. West Asking price: $799,000 Selling price: $770,000 Taxes: $5,500 (2005) Days on market: seven This detached Georgian-style home in the Chaplin Estates neighbourhood near […]
For professionals, young couples or families looking for, this semi-detached, three-storey residence in Riverdale would fit the bill.
The 928-square-foot loft spans the length of the five-storey, 15-unit building, and its two bedrooms are at opposite ends.
The 800-square-foot home sold quickly, given its price and location in Bloor West Village near schools, shops, parks and public transit.
This former farmhouse appealed to viewers because of its traditional look and affordable price, according to agent Julie Kinnear.
Julie's in The Globe & Mail again for her sale of a refinished two storey semi at 39 Lola Road in Chaplin Estates.