Category archives: Montreal

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Down Memory Avenue with Total Designer Patrick Bisson Inside This Intriguing PH he Created

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Ten years ago, designer Patrick Bisson created a two-units masterpiece nestled under the tall trees of Rosemont, Montréal. As the upper PH unit hits the resale market, I invited him to step back into the light to share with me details of his creation. An open invitation The first and most striking feature is the natural light that is ever changing and [...]

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 [...]

Unique Two-Story Penthouse in the Heart of Quebec City

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UPDATE February 21st: The PH is currently on the market for 3M$. For more info, contact Pierre-Olivier Vear at Remax. Story by Taylor Gendron Photos by Simon-Pierre Cote We are thrilled to showcase our first Quebec City property located in none other than the most prestigious spot in town: The Jules-Dallaire Complex. Even though this penthouse situ[...]

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[...]

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 [...]

Low Key Converted Duplex by L'Abri Reveals Brilliant Interiors

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Story by Jeff Lee Pictures by Jack Jérôme Because municipalities like Le Plateau Mont-Royal hold strict building and aesthetic rules when it comes to conversions, some of the most interesting projects simply blend in, behind their conventional former facades. Nevertheless, once you step inside, projects like this new single-family townhouse on rue Rivard[...]

Inside A Montreal Car Dealership Converted into Spacious Lofts

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This original story was published on February 29, 2016 and is now part of our classic series. Note that Francis and Gabrielle have now moved into a much bigger loft but still own this unit as an investment! - When Francis Gosselin and Gabrielle Madé told me they recently purchased a loft converted from a former car dealership building, they had my curi[...]

De la Roche Residence in Montreal by NatureHumaine | via ArchDaily

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Pictures by Adrien Williams Via V2Com A couple with two young children wish to transform a duplex located in Rosemont-La-Petite-Patrie into their principal family residence. The project consists in reorganizing the original portion of the house and enlarging it with an extension in the yard while preserving the façade on the street as required by the city [...]

A Tall Garage Door Opens up on Endless Possibilities

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Story by Jeff Lee Additional pictures by JF Grégoire Ideas and opportunities, isn't it what real estate is all about? Among the interesting mix of industrial buildings, minimalistic architect's cottages and inviting back alleys of the Mile-Ex, stands a low-key building with big potential. For this exploration, I invited director and photographer Jimmi[...]

Inside the Residence and Vision of The Architect who Created the Projet Normanville

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Pictures by Jérome Labrecque Update: The upper unit featured in this story is currently available for rent. Contact real estate broker Marie Champagne for additional info. This following story was originally published on Jun 8, 2016 Since Marie Champagne and I at Engel & Völkers are bringing to market this last available unit of Projet Nor[...]

Innergex Renews Office Configuration to Please their Growing and Sustainable Workforce

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About our correspondent: Olivier Pouliot is a commercial broker at Avison Young, primarily oriented towards office rental. He enjoys exploring the different “homes” of the workers and follows the new trends in design. The well-being goes through comfort, and all this is created by taking the time to choose the right place and the ideal way to arrange it. [...]