12 03, 2019

JUST LISTED! 272 Scarboro Crescent – Cliffcrest

2019-03-26T15:11:29-04:00

Welcome to 272 Scarboro Crescent in Cliffcrest, Toronto

With two levels of exquisitely renovated and extended living space, 272 Scarboro Crescent is situated on a gorgeous 50 ft lot! A true gem where every detail was meticulously addressed.

Impressively landscaped, the front garden features 5 tonnes of Armour stone and creates a distinguished introduction to this property. The elegant front portico and nicely finished exterior welcome one to the open concept main level of the home that is enhanced by the warm hue of stunning wide plank fumed white oak floors.

Stylish with lovely natural light, the living room is a delightful space. It is slightly separated from the formal dining area, stunning gourmet kitchen and family room. The latter two spaces being part of the addition completed in 2014. The kitchen cabinetry, appliances, marble countertops, subway tile backsplash and fireplace surround are designer selected and above and beyond expectations. There are four skylights, a sun tunnel and double doors to the back deck and garden adding the beauty of natural light to these finishes and the main level overall.

On this level there are also two wonderful bedrooms and an incredible bathroom with heated floors that was renovated in 2018. It is breathtaking and features an elegant soaker tub and top of the line fixtures.

On the lower level there is a spacious media room, a games room, a gym, an office, a light filled bedroom, another washroom and a separate laundry room. The washroom features a stunning double glass shower, heated floors and similar top-drawer fixtures. Everything has been finished to perfection and what is below the surface is ever so impressive as relates to insulation and overall comfort.

The fully fenced in backyard features more fabulous landscaping and an impressive shed ideal for the gardener in the family or as a workshop! There is also a gas line for a barbeque on the back deck.

This neighbourhood is sought after for good reason. Chine Drive School is very highly regarded as an elementary school. It has excellent standards and is very personalized. The area boasts many walking trails and parks including the Scarborough Bluffs Tennis Club and Bluffers Park Marina – a full-service marina as well as the overall feeling of a close-knit community of supportive families and Cliffside Village retailers.

Move in and enjoy this exceptional home!

Further photos & info: www.272ScarboroCres.com

list price: $1,288,000

MLS #: E4392201

JUST LISTED! 272 Scarboro Crescent – Cliffcrest2019-03-26T15:11:29-04:00
28 02, 2019

JUST LISTED! 7 Juniper Avenue – The Beach

2019-02-28T17:28:05-04:00

Welcome to 7 Juniper Avenue in The Beach, Toronto

Click the arrow to scroll through photos of 7 Juniper Avenue

This classic Beach home is absolutely stunning with a professionally landscaped front garden leading up to a lovely glass enclosed porch – ideal for enjoying a morning coffee and watching the awakening of Spring.

The spacious foyer features a grand staircase and French doors opening into the beautifully appointed living room. Substantial wood trims and impressive engineered hardwood floors flow throughout the entire main floor.  With abundant natural light, the south facing formal dining room is enhanced by traditional pocket doors. For easy entertaining in all seasons, it also includes a pass through to the recently renovated and very stylish eat-in kitchen and a walkout to the deck and lushly planted back garden.

The upper level of the home features 3 nicely appointed and spacious bedrooms all with large windows, closets and new broadloom. With a beautiful bay window and built-ins in the closet, the master is very comfortable. The washroom on this level has been recently updated featuring neutral décor, new flooring and a charming clawfoot tub. Perfect for a relaxing soak at the end of a busy day.

The lower level includes an impressive rec room with pot lights and trendy polished concrete floors.  Ideal space for movie time, child play or some quiet time with a good book. For added convenience, this level also features a 3-piece bathroom and separate laundry area.

The backyard is a delightful oasis right in the heart of the city.

With it’s south facing perspective and no homes directly behind, there is ample sun for the enjoyment of the family gardener and plenty of privacy for gathering with family and friends. This home also includes 1 car parking!

Juniper Avenue is a quiet street tucked away in the Beach neighbourhood. It’s a very short distance to the recreational delights of the area including the boardwalk, beach, bicycle path, tennis courts, abundant parks and ravines! It’s also a short walk to the cafés, restaurants and shops on both Queen Street and Kingston Road.

Located in the catchment area for the highly regarded Malvern Collegiate, Williamson Road Junior Public School and Glen Ames Senior Public School, it offers many academic options. It’s also an easy commute to the downtown core by either public transit or vehicle.

Move in and enjoy this wonderful Beach home!

Further photos & info: www.7Juniper.ca

list price: $1,249,000

MLS #: E4369499

JUST LISTED! 7 Juniper Avenue – The Beach2019-02-28T17:28:05-04:00
3 10, 2018

JUST LISTED! 80 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville

2018-10-03T10:38:44-04:00

Welcome to 80 Hastings Avenue in Leslieville, Toronto.

This stunning detached home is situated on one of the nicest streets in Leslieville.

The fantastic curb appeal is truly enhanced by the covered porch which features modern glass railings, pot lights and classic black and grey trims.

Upon entering 80 Hastings Avenue, you immediately connect with the open concept living space and how perfect it is for entertaining guests. Large windows with beautiful California shutters allow abundant natural light and the expanse of stylish engineered hardwood flooring creates a wonderful flow throughout the home.

The kitchen is absolutely incredible with sleek white cabinetry, fabulous stainless hardware, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and a centre island.

There is a custom built workspace and wine rack as well as a walkout to the back deck and yard – ideal for summer barbeques. And not to be missed is the convenience of a nicely appointed powder room.

The second floor of 80 Hastings Avenue includes 3 bedrooms and 2 more bathrooms.

The same impressive engineered hardwood continues throughout this level as do the California shutters. Two of the bedrooms share the convenience of having access to a delightful and spacious 4 piece bath.

The master bedroom is beautiful with his and her closets, a large bay window and a stunning master ensuite appointed with a double sink vanity, stylish cabinetry and a large shower with a glass enclosure.

The lower level of 80 Hastings Avenue features a large well finished rec room, ideal for relaxing with popcorn and a great movie or sporting event.

There is also plenty of space for the kids to play. Down the hall is another room which could be used as a home office or a guest bedroom to suit your needs.

The backyard is gorgeous with trendy horizontal fencing, a generous deck and professionally landscaped gardens with impressive stonework. There is also 2 car parking with easy access off the laneway.

80 Hastings Avenue is just steps from fantastic schools, parks, shops, restaurants and public transit, there is so much to love about this wonderful family neighbourhood.

Move in and enjoy everything that this home and neighbourhood have to offer!

further photos & info: 80hastings.com video

list price: $1,249,000

MLS #: E4265867

JUST LISTED! 80 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville2018-10-03T10:38:44-04:00
31 07, 2018

JUST LISTED! 150 East Liberty Street Suite 1013 – Liberty Village

2018-07-31T15:34:53-04:00

Welcome to suite 1013 at Liberty Place, 150 East Liberty Street, Toronto.

This two level condo is truly special with ample space for entertaining. The main level features a large front foyer, a beautiful kitchen with modern cabinetry, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. The open concept living and dining area is spacious and filled with natural light.  This space features a walk-out to the large south facing balcony where you can enjoy views of the lake and Liberty Village. There is also a powder room conveniently located on this level.

The second level includes a large den that is ideal for a home office.

The den leads into the spacious master bedroom which offers the same south facing views as the main floor. This level includes large closets and a wonderful master ensuite, plus the convenience of a laundry closet with a stacked washer and dryer.

This beautiful condo at 150 East Liberty Street is situated in the heart of Liberty Village.

The Village offers many great shops, restaurants, patios and bars all within walking distance. Underground parking is also included. This location allows for a quick drive to the financial district, the waterfront or to the Gardiner Expressway if you’re headed out of town for the weekend. Liberty Village is just minutes away from Toronto’s Entertainment District and world-class sporting venues such as Scotiabank Arena (formerly Air Canada Centre), BMO Field and Rogers Centre.

150 East Liberty Street features tons of wonderful amenities.

The amenities include a party room, fitness faciities and guest suites. Floor by floor, Liberty Place offers more with their lifestyle amenities. Two floors, dedicated to everything from working out to a detoxing steam, partying to escaping in a new book or surfing the net. The spaces are well-designed with comfort, convenience and your lifestyle in mind.

Move in and enjoy this wonderful space!

further photos & info: 150eastliberty.ca

list price: $669,000

MLS #: C4206541

JUST LISTED! 150 East Liberty Street Suite 1013 – Liberty Village2018-07-31T15:34:53-04:00
19 07, 2018

JUST LISTED! 1101 Woodbine Avenue – East York

2018-07-19T10:23:55-04:00

Welcome to 1101 Woodbine Avenue, East York, Toronto.

This wonderful home has so much to offer.

The dining room is bright and spacious with lovely engineered hardwood and a large window overlooking the enclosed front porch. The living room features the same engineered hardwood flooring, pot lights and a window overlooking the back deck. The modern kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, ample storage and counter space, California shutters and a large breakfast area which walks out to the spacious back deck.

Perfect for summer barbeques and entertaining guests!

The second floor features a large master bedroom with engineered hardwood flooring, plenty of closet space and a separate sitting area. The second bedroom on this level is also generous in size with a closet and a window overlooking the back garden. The 4 piece washroom on this level includes classic subway tiles and a charming claw foot tub.

The finished lower level is an added bonus.

The lower level of 1101 Woodbine Avenue has a spacious room which can be used as either a bedroom or a rec room depending on your needs. There is also another 3 piece washroom on this level with the added convenience of laundry.

The backyard includes an expansive back deck as well as a lovely back garden which is fully fenced in.

1101 Woodbine Avenue is ideally located just minutes from the subway line for an easy commute as well as so many fantastic shops and restaurants along the Danforth.

further photos & info: 1101woodbine.com

list price: $649,000

MLS #: E4196141

JUST LISTED! 1101 Woodbine Avenue – East York2018-07-19T10:23:55-04:00
7 06, 2018

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

2018-06-13T12:27:56-04:00

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 Beaches2018-06-13T12:27:56-04:00
1 05, 2018

Leslieville home featured in Toronto Life – 77 Hastings Ave

2018-05-01T15:25:14-04:00

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 Ave2018-05-01T15:25:14-04:00
25 04, 2018

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

2018-07-24T15:03:48-04:00

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 Cliff2018-07-24T15:03:48-04:00
10 04, 2018

JUST LISTED! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville

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

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 – Leslieville2018-04-11T15:51:51-04:00
21 03, 2018

JUST LISTED! 233 Carlaw Avenue Loft 622 – Leslieville

2018-03-20T11:48:18-04:00

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 – Leslieville2018-03-20T11:48:18-04:00