Category archives: Cool Houses

That's Gold! Corner Loft with 18' Ceilings Boasts Shiny Artwork

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Asking Price: $1,450,000 Listing broker Dominic Patry: Unique loft with 18' ceilings and mezzanine in the heart of Griffintown. Wonderful corner unit onlooking the Peel Bassin with many upgrades such as solid wood counter, trim, doors, an integrated speaker system, and works of art from Stephane Gimbert & Chantal Kutscher. All the wood work [...]

Wide-Open Concept on Le Plateau in Montréal Combines Slickness and Efficiency

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Asking Price: $1,630,000 Superb multi-storey house located in the heart of the Plateau, completely redesigned and redone in 2018. This architect's project perfectly combines modernity and character with its upscale materials. With its huge open space living space bathed in light on the ground floor and 4 bedrooms upstairs, this is the perfect family[...]

Going the Extra Mile to Promote this Baller Sherbrooke Mansion with Techy Garage

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Asking Price: $2,500,000   Our friend and TOWER TRIP regular David O'Malley is a broker who is not afraid to go the distance for his clients and listings! Speaking of mileage, his latest video production involved moving 13 brand new Audi cars onto the property in order to shoot this epic listing video. "I wanted to showcase the amazing indo[...]

House of the Week: Cottage Craze Near Parc Molson in Rosemont, Montréal

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Asking Price: $1,345,000 We had the chance to visit this amazing transformation today in order to appreciate the quality work that has been done. Retro-lighting, custom wine cellar, oversized skylights and the boxed yard are some of the many perks of this beauty!   View this post on Instagram A post shared by Tower Trip[...]

This Mid-Century Modern Home Has so Many Details, You Might Need a Moment!

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"You have to come look at this house! I think it would be an amazing feature for TOWER TRIP." That was the pitch of my friend and colleague Marie Champagne, trying to lure me into her newest trophy listing. And it usually doesn't take more than that to catch my curiosity! If you have an amazing property to feature here, let us know! Nestled by[...]

Inside the Most Beautiful Habitat 67 Unit We've Seen so Far

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Over the years, it is interesting to discover the interiors of the exclusive Habitat 67 units as they hit the market. And they generally don't stay up for long! This new one listed by Martin Rouleau of Engel & Völkers Montreal is our favorite so far, with a level of interior design and sophistication that nears perfection! 2 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms [...]

Inside a 5M$ Waterfront Smart Home With its Own Bowling Alleys!

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Bowling is very trendy right now. Think of the recent Missoni & Larose-Paris commercial featured everywhere and the brand new bowling inspired collaboration between PRADA and MR Porter. We recently were invited to explore this amazing and full of tech 5M$ house by listing broker William Gong and of course shoot a couple of strikes!   Oh an[...]

Room for Appreciation In This Nice CDN/NDG House With Untapped Potential

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  A couple of us brokers had the chance to tour this big lady during a lunchtime brokers open. The property is listed by YSLANE M'SAHI, ALEXANDRE CHOKO and ANOUK DOKTORCZYK and their invitation was well received! Built on a slope, the house soon reveals more than meets the eye when you look from the curb. At the back of the building, a w[...]

Sun Drenched Open Concept House with Extensive Double Lot Backyard in Rosemont

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Asking Price: $1,075,000 Sun drenched townhome on a double lot, with wide open floor that expands on the outside space when the tall doors are opened! A green area of Rosemont with numerous parks for sports and access to Saint-marc elementary school, one of the highest rated in Montréal. A tasteful product for those who love to entertain. Bedrooms:[...]

Kitchen Glass Floor Reveals Immense Wine Cellar in The Basement

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Asking Price: $1,079,000 This modern brand new construction in Villeray, Montreal has a quite original feature: a glass kitchen floor section that overlooks the wine cellar right under your feet.   A post shared by Tower Trip Magazine (@towertrip) on Mar 4, 2018 at 5:13pm PST   This is a perfect conversation piece and a showpiece [...]

Completely Renovated and Modernized Apartment Right on Parc Lafontaine

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Asking Price: $939,000 We were at the launch party of this amazing project listed by Samia Ouertani of Via Capitale and let's say that the final result is simply stunning. Fun fact: as there was a big launch party in the upper unit, the two lower units felt com-plete-ly silent. Very solid soundproofing job! "LOCATION. PATRIMONY. DESIGN. A unique [...]

Pacific West Coast Meets Innovative, Cutting-Edge Design Just 30 Minutes From Victoria, BC

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Look at this jaw-dropping new video for 529 Swanwick Rd in Victoria, BC. Simply Sensational: The Pacific West Coast meets innovative, cutting-edge design. Just 30 minutes from Victoria on a stunning 67-acre oceanfront parcel, this award-winning home is sited close to its 1,400 linear feet of shoreline. 10,700 sq. ft of extraordinary contemporary lines are[...]

$3.5 million for an eco-friendly modern home near the 401 - Via TORONTO Life

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Address: 116 Upper Canada Drive Neighbourhood: St. Andrew-Winfields Agent: Chris Killam, Property.ca Realty Inc., Brokerage Price: $3,499,900 Previously sold for: $550,000, in 2009, prior to a rebuild The home was designed by architect Richard Librach and built in 2010. Many of the neighbouring properties are postwar bungalows, but they’re slowly being [...]

Magical Courtyard and Laneway House create Unique and Confidential Compound in Toronto

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We'd like to congratulate real estate broker Paul Johnston and his team for the recent sale of 1587 Dupont Street in Toronto. Asking price was 2.4M$. "I’ve passed by this building for a number of years, wondering what lay behind the very handsome façade. I suspected that anyone who cared enough to detail their windows so elegantly, likely had crafted so[...]

Condo of the Week: 36th Floor Vancouver Pad with Clear Ocean & Mountain Views

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We first met Vancouver broker Paul Albrighton 2 years ago for the exploration of One of the Biggest Converted Industrial Loft in Vancouver. Discover how he works with this original story before jumping to our condo of the Week below.   CONDO OF THE WEEK: MODERN LUXURY HIGH-RISE CONDO WITH OCEAN AND MOUNTAIN VIEWS - Official listing page [...]

Classic Ronovated Home in TMR with Interesting Circular Lobby

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Asking Price: $2,749,000 Beautiful property with almost 12000 square feet of land, located in one of the nicest streets in Town of Mont-Royal,on the west part. Fully renovated and extended classic house, great finishings, great care for details. Prestigious address in a charming environment! Welcome! Bedrooms: 3+2 Bedrooms Bathrooms: 3+1 Bathrooms[...]