Category archives: Magazine

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[...]

Demolition Day at OFF PLAZA in Rosemont With L. McComber Architecture and Nicora

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This story is part of The Journey, a series of personal notes into the real estate world by editor & broker Jeff Lee.  Ever since I started working in Real Estate, I dreamed of collaborating with developers and architects to bring to market new condos and other real estate projects. General contractor Nicora and architecture firm L. McComber recently g[...]

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 [...]

Les Cabinets Brings Fresh Air to The Bathroom Experience

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Pictures by Gabriel Lajournade Story by Jeff Lee Most often overlooked, but always critical to any event's experience: the bathrooms. Les Cabinets and its founders Patrice Marier and Marie-Pierre Hamel set out to improve the standards and general experience inside mobile and events bathrooms. We caught them in action at the launch of the new creative conf[...]

DevMcGill Turns 20 This Year, Thanks to Its Vision and Consistence

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A major player in Montreal, the developper proves it has able to adapt to the various social changes which have occurred during its existence. DevMcGill kicked off the first of a series of activities which will highlight throughout 2018 the company’s 20 years in business. A red carpet and banners marking this anniversary greeted the real estate developer’s [...]

The Price You Have to Pay to Keep on Exploring

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"We've always told everybody that our adventure would be epic. But most importantly, that it would never stop. Of course we get in trouble, and sometimes we get lost. But I guess it is the price you have to pay. To keep on exploring." -Jeff Lee  Editor   For this vacation special we followed the trailblazing restaurateurs of Espadon in[...]

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[...]

Inside a Breezy 2.5M$ Townhome With Backyard Oasis in Delray Beach, Florida

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Just far enough from Trump's blockade in West Palm Beach and safe from the flock of snowbirds in Fort-Lauderdale, stands the vibrant and entertainment rich city of Delray Beach. Downtown on the Atlantic Avenue, you can enjoy the fuzz and buzz of dozens of good eats and luxury shopping boutiques while at the end of the strip and across the canal, you will fin[...]

Our Best Real Estate Stories of 2017

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What makes a good story? Is it an expensive price tag? A flamboyant guest during a private tour? An exclusive access to a top floor villain hideout? A remote discovery of a luxury log mansion in the mountains? After three years of real estate explorations, it is still hard to put a finger on what we really do at TOWER TRIP. At the end of the day, it's all j[...]

Inside a Sunny Historic House Completely Restored by Projet AV on the South Shore of Montreal

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This story is part of The Journey, a series of travel and personal stories into the real estate world by editor Jeff Lee. I'm very glad to introduce you to the team who worked on my latest listing in Vieux-Longueuil, an historic house on a corner lot that was restored with a lot of love! The three siblings who work under the company Projet AV take pride in [...]

12 Things to do in the Eastern Townships: Winter Edition

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It was about time we put the TRIP back in TOWER TRIP! Since I listed this charming Bed & Breakfast in the Eastern Townships, I decided to go out there and test the hospitality for myself. I brought along pretty face Vincent Malo and a couple of plaid shirts for a weekend that would become a bromance to remember. For more info about the B&B for sale, [...]