What They Got

$955,000 for a house in Humber Valley; $595,500 at Greenwood-Coxwell

By: Allison Harness Real Estate Reporter, Published on Fri Oct 04 2013


Location: 25 Unity Rd., Greenwood Ave. and Torbrick Rd.

Asking price: $589,000

Selling price: $595,500

Previous selling price: $265,000 (2003)

Size: about 1,200 sq. ft.

Lot: 15 by 80-ft., no garage, lane drive, one parking space

Taxes: $2,753 (2012)

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 3

Days on the market: 13

This three-story semi-detached home, just west of Monarch Park and a public outdoor pool, sold for over the asking price in less than two weeks.

“Renovated and upgraded, this home has a great kitchen with granite counters and a Hollywood-style breakfast bar. The bathrooms feature marble floors and vanities, and there are skylights on the third floor,” says listing agent Irene Kaushansky.

The home has easy access to the TTC and is also walking distance to several schools.

Main floor has: living room with hardwood floor and walkout to deck; dining room with bay window; kitchen with granite counter and double sink.

On the second floor are: second bedroom with hardwood floor and large closet; third bedroom with hardwood floor and large mirrored closet; three-piece bathroom.

On the third floor are: master bedroom with broadloom floor and his/hers closets; fourth bedroom with large closet and broadloom floor; three-piece bathroom.

Basement is finished with: recreation room with pot lights and gas fireplace; two-piece bathroom; pantry.

Listing agents: Irene Kaushansky and Philip Trent Brown, Keller Williams Neighbourhood Realty, Brokerage

Humber Valley

Location: 130 Poplar Heights Dr.,

Eglinton Ave. and Royal York Rd.

Asking price: $988,900

Selling price: $955,000

Previous selling price: $230,000 (1981)

Size: about 3,675 sq. ft.

Lot: 55 by 115-ft., two-car built-in garage, private drive, in-ground pool

Taxes: $6,408 (2012)

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 5

Days on the market: 6

Located in an area known as The Greens of St. George’s, this two-storey detached home took less than a week to sell for 97 per cent of the asking price.

“This home offered a great opportunity to own a spacious, solidly built, and mechanically updated home. This stately home boasts elegant and generous principal rooms and a private backyard featuring an in-ground swimming pool,” says listing agent Sue Mills.

It is close to schools, including a French immersion school, a golf club and a golf course, as well as walking and biking trails. It has easy access to Hwys. 401 and 427, and Pearson Airport.

Main floor has: living room with fireplace, hardwood floor and crown moulding; dining room with crown moulding and hardwood floor; kitchen with ceramic backsplash, ceramic floor, and pantry; breakfast room with bay window and walkout to deck; family room with fireplace and broadloom floor; laundry room with ceramic floor, closet and walkout to yard; powder room.

On the second floor are: master bedroom with walk-in closet, sitting area and six-piece ensuite; second bedroom with hardwood floor and four-piece ensuite; two more bedrooms with hardwood floor, sharing a four-piece semi-ensuite.

Basement is partially finished with: recreation room with brick fireplace and wet bar; games room with linoleum floor; two-piece bathroom.

Listing agents: Sue Mills and Sarah O’Neill of The Mills Team, Royal LePage Signature Realty, Brokerage.

Compiled by Allison Harness from information that is publicly available. Send recent homes sales to [email protected] . Not all submissions can be used.