Category archives: Realtors

The Glass House Near Toronto is The Ultimate Pad To Entertain Cool Friends

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When we first became aware that this glass house went on the market, I quickly dispatched my friend Laurie Lee to investigate and confirm it was not a dream. Listings pictures are flawless of course, but we had to see for ourselves. Laurie works in Toronto as a talent scout for Universal Music. Hanging out with future rock stars all day, she perfectly gets t[...]

Magnificent Townhouse With Huge Skylight in Toronto

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The Yorkville district is by many considered one of the most crested neighbourhood of the country. This Manhattan style Townhouse, listed by Jimmy Molly at Christie’s International Real Estate, is 4,000 square feet of intimacy. Completely renovated in 2014, this house is a perfect mix of old fashioned and modern design. Note the full height modern glass, wit[...]

A Beautiful Modern Design Mini-Penthouse Near the Quartier Latin

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Two steps away from Le Quartier Latin, this penthouse listed by Martin Doiron at Via Capitale, has a lot to offer. Surrounded by restaurants and bars, a movie theatre and the many show venues the area is known for, it is one of the most electric neighbourhood to live in. But no need to eat out every night! This kitchen is really nice indeed and could inspire[...]

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[...]

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 [...]

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[...]