75 The Donway #1412
Listed at $499,999
1 Bed / 1 Bath / 513 SQ FT + 64 SQ FT
If COVID has you feeling a bit nervous about being right downtown, this condo has all the Downtown feels outside of the downtown core! Not to mention a big neighbourhood & community feel! If you don’t need to be right downtown, but still want easy access, this is a great spot to call home. This 1 bedroom, 1 bath condo loft near the Shops at Don Mills features an efficient layout with high ceilings, modern finishes and tons of storage throughout. A smart kitchen design and plentiful bathroom storage is something you won’t easily find in many newer downtown condos. Beautifully and brightly lit by floor to ceiling windows that walk out onto your own private, large patio overlooking the Don Mills neighbourhood. With easy access to great food, groceries, shopping and transit – you’ll have the best amenities at your doorstep and a long-established community of homes and winding streets at your ready at all times. Perfect for dog walks or running (if that’s your thing!) Set up your desk and enjoy working from home in your light-filled space during the day, and then relax in the evening over a home-cooked meal made in your modern kitchen, or order in from numerous nearby takeout spots. With amazing interest rates, now is the perfect time to stop paying rent and start investing in yourself.
If you are currently renting – this is a great time to look at investing in yourself. Depending on your down payment, purchasing a condo at today’s interest rates could mean you are paying the same as rent. Might be worth exploring! It’s not often we see opportunities within the condo market. 1 parking spot and locker included.
Access the TTC easily from Don Mills Road or Lawrence Avenue, or drive to both downtown or out of the GTA with the DVP nearby. Get across town quickly via the Eglinton Crosstown LRT when it opens in 2021. Fantastic walkability to amenities like food, groceries, entertainment (when permitted) & retail right outside your door at the CF Shops at Don Mills. With walkability to takeout from some great food spots, you’ll enjoy comfortable day-to-day living during today’s current situation and fantastic access to entertaining needs in the future.
Enjoy your morning coffee from your private balcony and then head out the door for a short stroll to Moccasin Trail Park for a walk through the winding pathways in the Don Valley. Whether you have a pet or not, enjoy numerous great neighbourhood walks – head West on Lawrence to stroll through a neighbourhood of stately homes and properties towards the Bridle Path, or head across Don Mills Road to admire some gems of the past: mid century-designed homes erected during the 1950’s as part of Canada’s first planned community. Enjoy future attractions at the Aga Khan Museum, Ontario Science Centre, or the Toronto Botanical Gardens. Ride your bike over to Sunnybrook Park, or enjoy beautiful views of the Don Valley while you head over to the Charles Sauriol Conservation Area. Need to get out of town? It’s just a short drive to the DVP, or grab the Lawrence Avenue East bus to head to Yonge Street for the subway to get to Finch Station or South to Union Station.
Located across the street from the CF Shops at Don Mills and walking distance to great amenities like Metro, Starbucks, Structube, F45 Training, aroma espresso bar, Pi Co, Panera Bread, Beauty Boutique by Shoppers and more. Surrounded by restaurants, shopping and entertainment like Cineplex, JOEY Don Mills, LCBO, Jack Astor’s, Paramount Fine Foods, The Good Son, Frank & Oak, Anthropologie and more. Want to indulge in something special? Discover the assortment of food specialties at McEwan Fine Foods or treat yourself to a meal from Fabbrica Don Mills. Stay warm on cold days with a takeout meal from Congee Queen, or treat yourself to something sweet from Demetres. Enjoy a fire pit and seasonal outdoor entertainment at the CF Shops at Don Mills courtyard (when permitted).
Things We Love About the Condo
1) The View– We overlook the Shops and a lot of green space. It’s beautiful at night with all the lights, especially with the large windows
2) Roof Top patio– IT overlooks the Toronto skyline and the same view as the condo.
3) Openness of condo– Its bright and lots of light.
4) Friendly Building– everyone is nice and loves animals. Front desk security is helpful and building manager quick to respond
5) Accessibility to downtown– Close to highways and close to downtown.
6) Local Trails– mins from the Don Valley trail system, great space to spend time outdoors.
7) Walk out to Don Mills– Easy access to the shops and date nights are simple
8) Quiet– The building is quiet and even with the shops below it’s a quiet area
9) Safe area and space
10) High ceilings and BRIGHTNESS – especially as winter approaches light is so important
ABOUT THE NEIGHBOURHOOD: DON MILLS
Just steps from great amenities, this neighbourhood is a dynamic and diverse area populated by a mix of established professionals and young families from varying socio-economic backgrounds. Well-known for its beginnings in the 1950’s as a planned community, you’ll still find Bauhaus-inspired mid century homes tucked away in the wide streets overlooking the ravines of the Don Valley. It is an active, mixed-use neighbourhood of both homes, retail, restaurants and industry, bound by leafy green ravines on both East and West ends that are perfect for exploring on foot or by bike.
Featuring quick access to amenities like groceries, restaurants, shopping, transit and major highways, you’ll find everything you need not far from your doorstep. With the DVP a short drive away and the TTC accessible on Lawrence Avenue and Don Mills Road, you can access the rest of the city or easily head out into the GTA. The new Eglinton Crosstown LRT opening in 2021 a short distance away will make getting across the city even faster.
Enjoy a variety of food options from restaurants like Taylor’s Landing, JOEY Don Mills, Jack Astor’s, Panera Bread and Paramount Fine Foods. Stop for a custom pizza at Pi Co, grab a yummy dinner from Fabbrica, fulfill a Japanese craving at Nome Izakaya (seriously delicious) or grab a burrito from Chipotle Mexican Grill (yum!). Grab a coffee to start your day at Starbucks or aroma espresso bar and then stroll through the sidewalks at CF Shops at Don Mills to browse the numerous retailers. Shop for your next piece of stylish furniture or home accessories at Structube. Grab a treat with delicious boutique offerings at Chef Mark McEwan’s McEwan Fine Foods shop, right outside your doorstep. Need must-have items for home? Browse the racks at Frank & Oak, pick up a gift for someone special at Pandora or browse the coolest accessories, home goods and clothing at Anthropologie. Pick up prescriptions and supplies from Shoppers Drug Mart, and groceries from Metro. Want to head a bit further for food? Real Canadian Superstore is just South on Eglinton Avenue.
Access amazing cultural and city attractions like the Aga Khan Museum, Ontario Science Centre, Toronto Botanical Gardens and Don Valley Parklands. Enjoy numerous great neighbourhood walks – from admiring stately homes and properties on streets towards the Bridle Path, to the beautiful trees along the Moccasin Trail Park.