12 03, 2019

JUST LISTED! 272 Scarboro Crescent – Cliffcrest

2019-04-04T12:10:03-04:00

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: $1,225,000

MLS #: E4404136

JUST LISTED! 272 Scarboro Crescent – Cliffcrest2019-04-04T12:10:03-04:00
6 03, 2019

SOLD! 7 Juniper Avenue – The Beach

2019-03-07T11:19:50-04:00

7 Juniper Avenue in The Beach sold over asking in 5 short days! Congratulations to our wonderful sellers and the new owners who will surely love this classic home for years to come.

7 Juniper Avenue The Beach, Toronto. Dining table with wooden top and chrome legs, grey fabric chairs with wooden legs. White walls with a large canvas with birds on a wire. Thurston Olsen Team

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.

www.7Juniper.ca

more photos: 7 Juniper Ave

SOLD! 7 Juniper Avenue – The Beach2019-03-07T11:19:50-04:00
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
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
19 04, 2018

JUST SOLD! 77 Hastings Avenue – Leslieville

2018-07-24T15:04:17-04:00

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 – Leslieville2018-07-24T15:04:17-04:00
21 04, 2016

SOLD! 92 De Grassi Street – Leslieville

2018-07-24T15:21:43-04:00

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Welcome to 92 DeGrassi Street – Visit the Full 92degrassi.com Website >>

This stunning detached home sits on one of the most desirable tree-lined streets in Riverside. The open concept living and dining rooms feature hardwood floors throughout, a wall mounted gas fireplace and large windows allowing for plenty of natural light.

The gourmet kitchen features ample cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, a gas range, granite counters and a centre island complimented by a classic butcher block top. Combined with the family room, this space is perfect for the entire family to gather during dinner preparation or to enjoy when entertaining guests. Walk out to the large back deck and extend meal preparation to the outdoors during barbeque season. There is also a conveniently located powder room on this level.

The second floor boasts an impressive master suite complete with a lovely bay window, hardwood floors, a large walk-in closet with custom California Closets and a 4 piece ensuite with his and her vanities! The second washroom on this level was recently renovated with modern subway tiles, a large tub and a wall mounted vanity. The second bedroom on this level is fantastic with tons of room to sleep or play, hardwood floors, a large double closet also fitted with custom California Closets and a Juliet balcony overlooking the back garden. Afternoon sun fills this room with natural light.

The third level loft is a wonderful space with ample storage, 2 lovely windows and hardwood flooring. Perfect as a bedroom, media room or home office to suit your personal needs!

The basement rec room is ideal for playtime or for movie night for the whole family. High ceilings, quality broadloom and pot lighting enhance this exceptional space wonderfully. Another 4 piece washroom, a laundry room and a bedroom complete this basement perfectly.

The recently added and custom designed front and backyard landscaping include the front porch addition and back deck. This created a home that is one of a kind with a seamless flow inside and out! Move in and enjoy this spectacular residence.

For more information, photos and virtual tours please visit www.92DeGrassi.com or give us a call at 416.465.7850

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SOLD! 92 De Grassi Street – Leslieville2018-07-24T15:21:43-04:00