Category archives: Cool Houses

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[...]

Impressive All Marble Apartment Downtown Montreal

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If you would like to submit a listing for our Fresh Listings column, please do it using this section.     This fully renovated unit inside Le Château in the middle of the Golden Square Mile is modern and slick. The amount of work and details put into the floors and ornaments is incredible. We also love the arch windows in the living ro[...]

Iconic and Rare Habitat 67 Unit Is On The Market

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This will not stay on the market for long since there is usually a waiting list to make an offer on these historic and very rare units. The floor plans, the windows, the light! Everything is special about these.

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 [...]

Sun drenched loft with private terrace on Plateau Mont-Royal

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The Watchtower is looking for the most exceptional listings. Submit your gems here. The light is amazing and the central spiral staircase gets you on the private rooftop terrace to entertain cool friends. This kind of setup is rare in this area! More details here. Source: Condo à vendre Montréal, 3-2457, rue des Carrières, immobilier Québec | DuPr[...]

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[...]