14 06, 2018

JUST SOLD! 122 Glen Manor Drive Townhome 4 – The Beaches

2018-06-14T16:06:41+00:00

Congratulations to our wonderful clients on the sale of their beautiful townhome! In less than one week, 122 Glen Manor Drive, Townhome 4 saw a whirlwind of showings and two open houses. We’re excited for our clients to begin the next chapter in their lives, and for the buyers to enjoy their new home in Toronto’s Beach Village – just in time for summer!

122 Glen Manor Drive Townhome 4 Toronto Beaches

Townhouse Four of 122 Glen Manor Drive was completely renovated in 2015. It is part of a small secluded enclave of executive townhomes ideally located in the heart of the Beach. Truly an excellent location, steps to the boardwalk, bicycle path, parks, restaurants and neighbourhood shops. This townhome also enjoys lake views under the arbour of stately trees on Scarboro Beach Blvd.

A private brick courtyard with interlocking brick and lovely plants enhances the entranceway and welcomes guests to this exceptional home.

The front door opens to a foyer and a glimpse of the most stylish kitchen one could imagine. It is bright and airy with lovely views of the courtyard. It features an expanse of Quartz counters, beautiful cabinetry, a Farmhouse Apron sink with attractive open shelving, a pantry, stainless steel appliances and built-in laundry.

The flow of the main floor of 122 Glen Manor Drive, Townhome 4 is excellent for entertaining and is enhanced by classic California shutters on all windows and glass doors. Both the dining and living room spaces are generous and feature gorgeous wide plank flooring. This area is warm and comfortable with a delightful wood burning fireplace and a walk out to the south facing balcony. The large south facing windows ensure abundant sunshine and it is so easy to relax and enjoy a pleasant breeze from the waterfront.

A nicely finished staircase leads to the second level which is bright and sunny with three skylights, two spacious bedrooms and two beautifully renovated full baths. The flooring and California shutters, including the skylights, are continued on this level offering a nice consistent flow. The master bedroom overlooks the courtyard and features a sitting area and a double closet.

Lake views can be enjoyed from the second bedroom and the semi-ensuite bath is finished with style and offers a soaker tub for relaxing at any time.

Everything in the community is a short stroll from this picture perfect urban home, 122 Glen Manor Drive, Townhome 4. It is easy to be inspired to walk, jog or bicycle when living so close to the boardwalk and bicycle path. The shops and restaurants are abundant and close at hand as is the public transit for quick commuting to the downtown core.

Enjoy the ease of condo living in a special community, just minutes from the waterfront in our amazing cosmopolitan city!

www.122GlenManor.com

Sold in less than one week.

JUST SOLD! 122 Glen Manor Drive Townhome 4 – The Beaches 2018-06-14T16:06:41+00:00
7 06, 2018

JUST LISTED! 122 Glen Manor Drive Townhome 4 – The Beaches

2018-06-13T12:27:56+00:00

Introducing Townhome 4 of 122 Glen Manor Drive, fully renovated in 2015 and part of a secluded enclave of executive townhomes ideally located in the heart of the Beach. Truly an excellent location, steps to the boardwalk, bicycle path, parks, restaurants and neighbourhood shops. This townhome also enjoys lake views under the arbour of stately trees on Scarboro Beach Blvd.

Welcome to 122 Glen Manor Drive, Townhome 4 in The Beaches

A private brick courtyard with interlocking brick and lovely plants enhances the entranceway and welcomes guests to this exceptional home. The front door opens to a foyer and a glimpse of the most stylish kitchen one could imagine. It is bright and airy with lovely views of the courtyard. It features an expanse of Quartz counters, beautiful cabinetry, a Farmhouse Apron sink with attractive open shelving, a pantry, stainless steel appliances and built-in laundry.

The flow of the main floor is excellent for entertaining and is enhanced by classic California shutters on all windows and glass doors.

Both the dining and living room spaces are generous and feature gorgeous wide plank flooring. This area is warm and comfortable with a delightful wood burning fireplace and a walk out to the south facing balcony. The large south facing windows ensure abundant sunshine and it is so easy to relax and enjoy a pleasant breeze from the waterfront.

A nicely finished staircase leads to the second level which is bright and sunny with three skylights, two spacious bedrooms and two beautifully renovated full baths.

The flooring and California shutters, including the skylights, are continued on this level offering a nice consistent flow. The master bedroom overlooks the courtyard and features a sitting area and a double closet.

Lake views can be enjoyed from the second bedroom and the semi-ensuite bath is finished with style and offers a soaker tub for relaxing at any time.

Everything in the community is a short stroll from this picture perfect urban home. It is easy to be inspired to walk, jog or bicycle when living so close to the boardwalk and bicycle path. The shops and restaurants are abundant and close at hand as is the public transit for quick commuting to the downtown core.

Enjoy the ease of condo living in a special community, just minutes from the waterfront in our amazing cosmopolitan city!

further info & photos: 122GlenManor.com

list price: $879,000

MLS #: E4160583

JUST LISTED! 122 Glen Manor Drive Townhome 4 – The Beaches 2018-06-13T12:27:56+00:00
1 05, 2018

Leslieville home featured in Toronto Life – 77 Hastings Ave

2018-05-01T15:25:14+00:00

Our recent sale of 77 Hastings Avenue in Leslieville is featured as Toronto Life’s Sale of the Week.

Here’s the full story:

Sale of the Week: The $1.8-million house that proves Leslieville is still ground zero for bidding wars

77 hastings avenue facade leslieville

Address: 77 Hastings Avenue
Neighbourhood: Leslieville
Agents: Ford Thurston and Chris Olsen, RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage

Listed At $1,349,000

Sold For $1,777,077

The property of 77 Hastings Avenue

A detached four-bedroom home near Greenwood Park in Leslieville.

The history of 77 Hastings Avenue

The seller renovated the house in 2016. He’s a solo jet-setter, and he decided the 2,400 square feet of living space was too much for him. He put the house on the market so he could downsize.

Here’s the living room:

77 hastings avenue living room leslieville

77 hastings avenue dining room leslieville
And the kitchen:
77 hastings avenue kitchen leslieville
The family room has doors to the backyard:
77 hastings avenue family room leslieville
There are four bedrooms. Here’s one of them:
77 hastings avenue bedroom one leslieville
And another:
77 hastings avenue bedroom two leslieville
And the master bedroom, with access to a rear-facing balcony:
77 hastings avenue master bedroom leslieville
The master bedroom’s ensuite bathroom:
77 hastings avenue master ensuite leslieville
There’s a rec room in the basement:
77 hastings avenue basement rec room leslieville
Plus another bedroom:
77 hastings avenue basement bedroom leslieville
The backyard has a patio and a shed:
77 hastings avenue backyard leslieville

The fate of 77 Hastings Avenue

The buyers are a couple in their early 30s who work downtown. They were looking for more space for a family and a backyard for their dog. They appreciated the quality of the renovations, and the fact that Queen Street East is located just half a block to the south.

The sale of 77 Hastings Avenue

The agents listed the property at an attractive price point, hoping to generate multiple bids. In the end, there were 16 offers. The seller accepted the highest, at more than $428,000 over asking.

77 Hastings Avenue by the numbers

• $1,777,077
• $4,697 in taxes (approximately)
• 2,400 square feet (approximately, including basement)
• 6 days on MLS
• 4 bedrooms
• 3 bathrooms

source: toronto life sale of the week 77 hastings avenue

property website: 77hastings.com

Leslieville home featured in Toronto Life – 77 Hastings Ave 2018-05-01T15:25:14+00:00
27 04, 2018

Thurston Olsen Toronto Real Estate Update Q1 2018

2018-04-27T13:42:27+00:00

We hope your 2018 is off to a great start. In an effort to keep you up to date and help you to better understand the real estate market, we have prepared your Toronto Real Estate Update. Below you will find Toronto sales information for January to March, 2018.

Do you have a question about your specific neighbourhood, or a sale on your street? Reach out and we’ll happily give you all of the info, info@thurstonolsen.com

Are you curious to know what your home is worth? Give us call at 416.465.7850 and we will be happy to provide you with an opinion of value.

Thurston Olsen Team Toronto Real Estate Update January - March 2018 Q1

6,320 homes sold throughout Toronto. $801,991 is the average price of a home in Toronto.

1,606 detached homes sold throughout Toronto. $1,287,725 is the average price of a detached home in Toronto.

475 semi-detached homes sold throughout Toronto. $998,707 is the average price of a semi-detached home in Toronto.

3,611 condo apartments sold throughout Toronto. $572,391 is the average price of a condo apartment in Toronto.

Click here to view sales information from 2017.

Thurston Olsen Toronto Real Estate Update Q1 2018 2018-04-27T13:42:27+00:00
25 04, 2018

STAGED & SOLD IN 1 DAY! 305 Warden Avenue – Birch Cliff

2018-04-25T13:01:22+00:00

Welcome to 305 Warden Avenue in Toronto’s Birch Cliff neighbourhood.

305 Warden Ave is a lovely home with nice curb appeal, a stylish open concept living space with abundant natural light, a beautiful bay window, hardwood floors, attractive wood trims and pot lights throughout.

Just sold 305 Warden Ave Toronto Scarborough by the Thurston Olsen Real Estate Team

The kitchen is stunning with warmly hued modern cabinetry, stainless steel appliances including a gas stove, an island with added storage and attractive granite counter tops. All so very comfortable and inviting.

Both bedrooms on the main level of 305 Warden Ave are bright and spacious with hardwood floors, plenty of closet space and large windows overlooking the deck and garden. The master is beautifully appointed and with a large skylight, it is filled with sunlight. There is a 4 piece washroom on this level with a charming claw foot soaker tub.

The lower level of the home includes a large recreation area, a delightful kitchen, another bedroom and a trendy 3 piece washroom. There is also laundry and storage on this level. It is truly an ideal space for whatever your needs may be, perhaps a media and a guest or in-law suite!

The large backyard has a nice deck for entertaining, lots of space for the inspired gardener, or a great family play area. There is also a good-sized storage shed.

With ample parking in the private drive there is the excellent advantage of a detached garage!

305 Warden Ave was staged & sold in 1 day! Congratulations to our wonderful clients on their quick sale! More info & photos here: www.305Warden.com

MLS # E4106208

STAGED & SOLD IN 1 DAY! 305 Warden Avenue – Birch Cliff 2018-04-25T13:01:22+00:00
19 04, 2018

JUST SOLD! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville

2018-04-19T16:12:14+00:00

Winter, Round Two wasn’t enough to keep buyers away from this gorgeous Leslieville home. After busy open houses, despite ice storms on both Saturday and Sunday, 77 Hastings Avenue received multiple offers. We’re so happy for our awesome client who sold his beautifully built home over asking price, congrats again!

77 Hastings Avenue Leslieville Sold

Welcome to 77 Hastings Avenue in Leslieville

This stunning detached home was essentially rebuilt in 2016 with the finest attention to detail. The builder approached the building code as a minimum suggestion as he maintained much higher personal standards and used the best quality of materials throughout the entire home.

The covered front porch features tongue and groove wood flooring and pot lights. All of the original brick on the front of the home was uncovered and meticulously restored to pay tribute to the heritage of the home.

Upon entering the home, you are met with a lovely front foyer with a large front hall closet.

The open concept living and dining rooms are perfect for entertaining guests. Impressive engineered hardwood flooring throughout and elegant Norwood Heritage windows enhance the space beautifully as does the solid wood staircase.

The kitchen is absolutely incredible with modern cabinetry, quartz countertops, a breakfast bar and top of the line Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliances including a gas stove.

The kitchen leads to the spacious family room which features Norwood Heritage floor to ceiling windows and French doors which lead out to the breathtaking back deck and low maintenance yard.

The master bedroom is perfect and includes four sets of closets, a walk out to a private deck overlooking the backyard, a skylight and a spa like master ensuite.

The second level includes 2 more spacious bedrooms both with hardwood floors, pot lights and large closets, as well as another tastefully renovated washroom which also includes a skylight.

The lower level of 77 Hastings Avenue features an impressive ceiling height throughout, a wonderful large bedroom as well as another washroom, a separate laundry room and a spacious rec room with a separate entrance. A kitchen could be added easily to accommodate a nanny or in-law suite if desired.

This home truly has everything you could ask for including 2 car parking and is situated in the heart of one of Toronto’s most sought after neighbourhoods!

www.77Hastings.com

www.WeSellLeslieville.com

Listed April 11, 2018, Sold April 17, 2018 

 

JUST SOLD! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville 2018-04-19T16:12:14+00:00
10 04, 2018

JUST LISTED! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville

2018-04-11T15:51:51+00:00

We are excited to welcome you to 77 Hastings Avenue. This detached home sits on a southbound side street in Toronto’s desirable Leslieville neighbourhood.

Welcome to 77 Hastings Avenue in Leslieville

This stunning detached home was essentially rebuilt in 2016 with the finest attention to detail. The builder approached the building code as a minimum suggestion as he maintained much higher personal standards and used the best quality of materials throughout the entire home.

The covered front porch features tongue and groove wood flooring and pot lights. All of the original brick on the front of the home was uncovered and meticulously restored to pay tribute to the heritage of the home.

Upon entering the home, you are met with a lovely front foyer with a large front hall closet.

The open concept living and dining rooms are perfect for entertaining guests. Impressive engineered hardwood flooring throughout and elegant Norwood Heritage windows enhance the space beautifully as does the solid wood staircase.

The kitchen is absolutely incredible with modern cabinetry, quartz countertops, a breakfast bar and top of the line Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliances including a gas stove.

The kitchen leads to the spacious family room which features Norwood Heritage floor to ceiling windows and French doors which lead out to the breathtaking back deck and low maintenance yard.

The master bedroom is perfect and includes four sets of closets, a walk out to a private deck overlooking the backyard, a skylight and a spa like master ensuite.

The second level includes 2 more spacious bedrooms both with hardwood floors, pot lights and large closets, as well as another tastefully renovated washroom which also includes a skylight.

The lower level of this home features an impressive ceiling height throughout, a wonderful large bedroom as well as another washroom, a separate laundry room and a spacious rec room with a separate entrance. A kitchen could be added easily to accommodate a nanny or in-law suite if desired.

This home truly has everything you could ask for including 2 car parking and is situated in the heart of one of Toronto’s most sought after neighbourhoods!

www.77Hastings.com

List Price: $1,349,000

MLS #: E4093707

JUST LISTED! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville 2018-04-11T15:51:51+00:00
28 03, 2018

SOLD! 233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 – Leslieville

2018-03-28T10:45:54+00:00

Gorgeous Leslieville loft SOLD over asking in FOUR days!

After a whirlwind weekend with busy open houses both Saturday and Sunday – we’re pretty sure half of Leslieville came through – our client received and accepted an offer Sunday evening. We’re so happy for our wonderful client and the lucky buyer of this light filled loft with exposed brick!

233 Carlaw Ave Loft 622 Leslieville

The interior features trendy style at every turn with a wonderful openness and abundant natural light throughout the day. The interior and exterior flow is seamless with floor to ceiling windows and a walkout to the balcony from the living room.

The open concept floor plan is perfect for entertaining with enough space for separate living and dining areas and space for a home office if desired. The dining room also features a really cool brick accent wall which suits the space perfectly.

The loft features engineered hardwood floors throughout, soaring ceilings, exposed ductwork and beautiful light fixtures. The kitchen includes granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a large centre island.

The bedroom is a fantastic space with sliding glass doors, pot lights and a large double closet with built ins for added storage.

The spa like bathroom features modern finishes and a wonderful glass shower.

The balcony accommodates comfy seating. Perfect for reading a good book and plenty of space for enjoying a barbeque in any season.

Loft 622 also includes an enormous parking space large enough to fit 2 cars as well as a huge separate locker room directly across from the parking space.

SOLD! 233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 – Leslieville 2018-03-28T10:45:54+00:00
21 03, 2018

JUST LISTED! 233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 – Leslieville

2018-03-20T11:48:18+00:00

Welcome to loft 622 in the renowned Garment Factory Lofts!

The interior features trendy style at every turn with a wonderful openness and abundant natural light throughout the day. The interior and exterior flow is seamless with floor to ceiling windows and a walkout to the balcony from the living room.

233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 Leslieville Toronto

The open concept floor plan is perfect for entertaining with enough space for separate living and dining areas and space for a home office if desired. The dining room also features a really cool brick accent wall which suits the space perfectly.

The loft features engineered hardwood floors throughout, soaring ceilings, exposed ductwork and beautiful light fixtures. The kitchen includes granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a large centre island.

The bedroom is a fantastic space with sliding glass doors, pot lights and a large double closet with built ins for added storage.

The spa like bathroom features modern finishes and a wonderful glass shower.

The balcony accommodates comfy seating. Perfect for reading a good book and plenty of space for enjoying a barbeque in any season.

Loft 622 also includes an enormous parking space large enough to fit 2 cars as well as a huge separate locker room directly across from the parking space.

Move in and enjoy this wonderful space!

list price: $549,000
further info & photos: 233Carlaw.com

JUST LISTED! 233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 – Leslieville 2018-03-20T11:48:18+00:00
19 03, 2018

SOLD! 225 Wellesley St E Suite 1207 – Cabbagetown Condo

2018-03-19T11:24:38+00:00

Sold over asking in TWO days!

We’re so happy for our awesome clients who sold their one bedroom plus den, top floor suite in only two days!

just sold 225 wellesley street east suite 1207 toronto cabbagetown

Upon entering the suite you are immediately impressed by the open and airy floor plan, the attention to detail and the quality of finishes.

The open concept kitchen features beautiful wood cabinets, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and a breakfast bar.

The living room is filled with natural light with large windows and a walk out to a private balcony. The living space, kitchen, master bedroom and den feature brand new engineered hardwood flooring for a seamless look.

The spacious den is ideal for a home office and could also be used as a media or guest room to suit your needs.

The 5 piece ensuite washroom is lovely featuring a full size bathtub and a separate shower. There is an additional powder room which is perfect for guests! Both washrooms feature brand new vanities for a fresh and modern look.

The master bedroom is absolutely stunning with ample natural light! Dual closets enhance this space perfectly.

The outdoor space is incredible. The private balcony provides enough space for a patio set to enjoy your morning coffee or a nice dinner on a warm summer evening.

Suite 1207 also includes ensuite laundry, a handy front hall closet for additional storage, a locker and parking!

Take a quick trip up one floor to the sprawling roof top terrace to enjoy barbequing while taking in impressive views of the downtown skyline!

SOLD! 225 Wellesley St E Suite 1207 – Cabbagetown Condo 2018-03-19T11:24:38+00:00