Condo of the Week: $880,000 for a townhouse with access to the best of Don Mills

Condo of the Week: $880,000 for a townhouse with access to the best of Don Mills

Address: 75 The Donway West, Townhouse 107
Neighbourhood: Don Mills
Agent: Georgia Kotiadis-Carnevale, Royal LePage Signature Realty
Price: $878,800

The place

One of four three-level townhouses in a new development that also includes a condo tower. There’s a park right outside the front door, a playground just down the path and access to amenities in the tower, like a party room and lounge.

There are front and back terraces:


The living room and kitchen are on the main floor:


There’s a bedroom on the second floor:


And the master bedroom is on the third floor. It has a walk-in closet:


The master bedroom also has this private balcony:


And the house is right next to a park:


The history

Don Mills was designed in the 1950s to have four self-contained quadrants of housing connected by a ring road, The Donway, with a shopping mall at the centre. The mall was torn down a decade ago and replaced with the CF Shops at Don Mills, an upscale outdoor shopping plaza. This condo was added a couple years ago inside the ring road, where a Blockbuster once stood.

Big selling point

Despite the suburban location, the house is within walking distance of foodie-approved Fabbrica, a Mark McEwan restaurant. The shopping’s not bad either, with stores like Coach, Aritzia, Little Burgundy and Frank & Oak all nearby.

Possible deal breaker

The home is nearly ideal for a young family—except for the fact that there are only two bedrooms. The den is big enough to convert into a second kids’ room, but that would involve putting up a wall:


By the numbers

• $878,800
• 1,250 square feet
• $546 in monthly maintenance fees
• 3 bathrooms
• 2 bedrooms
• 1 den
• 1 parking space
• 1 locker

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