Category archives: Apartments

A Beautiful Sub-Penthouse With a Breathtaking View on the Burrard Bridge

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Listed by Chris Burns at Sotheby's, this beautiful waterfront unit is located in the sophisticated Yaletown district. Completely renovated with thoughtful customizations such as the addition of a theatre system, a new audio and lighting wireless system, a brand new rebuilt modern kitchen and outdoor balcony. Those are the kinds of features that won't make yo[...]

6 Exciting Vancouver Condo Projects On The Rise

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Surrounded by the sea, the forest and the mountains, Vancouver offers the absolute mix of outdoor living and urban landscape. It is also the most expensive city to buy a condo right now.

Modern Old Montreal Unit With Nested Box Office

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The Watchtower is looking for the most exceptional listings. Submit your gems here. We just spotted this interesting rental unit from realtor Marie-Claude Palassio at Royal Lepage Altitude. What we particularly like is the nested box overlooking the whole apartment, perfect to set yourself a home office separated from your living areas. Only 1 minute comm[...]

Climbing Up to the 7th Floor of the Lancashire Project for an Exclusive Tour of the Penthouse

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Kevin Perreault and Vincent Bussière are the two new young guns at Sotheby's International Realty in Montreal. While we were working on their new website, they invited us to tag along for a little show. Since we got the listing for the penthouse of the Lancashire Project in the Old Montreal, we get so excited every time we bring potential buyers up there fo[...]

This Family Home near Marché Atwater is the complete package

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The Watchtower is looking for the most exceptional listings. Submit your gems here. As spring (slowly) arrives, we will see more and more buyers focus their attention on the area around Canal Lachine for its green patches, the well known cycle path and the good destination tables like Joe Beef, Burgundy Lion and T&C Castle.  We also notice the prices [...]

12 Amazing Montreal Pads You Can Buy With 1M$

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It's always fun to fantasize about the places we could have if we had a million dollars. But the truth is, in 2015, not much! However, since Montreal is an under evaluated market compared to the rest of Canada, some really cool pads are still affordable within this price range. I made the exercise of browsing through the listings of most realty firms in the [...]

The Smallest Unit For Sale In Montreal is This 268 Sq/Ft Condo at Lowney Sur Ville

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Prével was recently opening a new sales office as Phase 3 of Lowney Sur Ville is now available. A good crowd of current residents of the previous phases as well as potential buyers came to discover the floor plans and finishes of 3 different model units. David Deschênes, Marketing Director told us that 60% of buyers in the previous phases were in fact referr[...]

Can't See Any Traffic on the Bridge From This Solano Corner Unit!

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Seems like every new penthouse story we make has the best view so far and again, do we have a new winner? If you know where we could sneak in next, let me know! This week we follow realtor Kevin Perreault to the Solano project in Old Montreal, where he recently secured this 649 000$ listing. As you witness as soon as you step in, it's a corner unit ruli[...]

This Old Montreal Bachelor Pad Can be Yours For 1.5M$ (The Piano Is Negotiable)

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It was morning when Marc-Olivier Perron from Royal Lepage Altitude picked me up in his black 4WD Sedan in the Old Port. I got to admit that this fresh snowstorm that has been raging on all night added an overall magic cover over the whole Saint-Paul Street. The unit were are visiting today is part of La Cité du Nouveau Monde, a renovated landmark buil[...]

The Large Private Terrace That Floats on the 11th Floor of the Altoria Tower

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Construction is well under way at the Altoria of rue Viger in Montreal, as some of the first units are already being delivered.What is interesting with this building is that the 11th floor gives room to an incredible private terrace that stands above Square-Victoria. Kevin Perreault at Sotheby's International Realty takes us up in the air. Born of the[...]