It Only Took 9 Days to Sell This $1.7-Million Forest Hill Home

310 Oriole Parkway

Avenue Rd. and Eglinton Ave. W.

  • Asking price: $1.795-million
  • Selling price: $1.775-million
  • Previous selling price: $768,000 (2000)
  • Taxes: $11,894 (2012)
  • Monthly fee: $489
  • Day on the market: nine
  • Listing agent: Elli Davis, Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd.’

The Action:

Forest Hill Home

Forest Hill Home

More than a dozen buyers requested showings of this three-storey house, which fronts on a busy residential street just a of couple blocks from parks, restaurants, shops and the Eglinton subway station.

What They Got:

The previous owners extensively revamped this traditional centre-hall residence into a more modern 3,515-square-foot space with five bedrooms, six bathrooms and casual and formal entertaining areas, plus a 692-square-foot basement suite with a guest bedroom, recreation area, kitchen and separate entry. Hosting large families and affairs can be easily done in the dining room, a fireside living room with access to a rear deck and family-room addition off the kitchen with glass doors to a heated pool, as well as media room with a 108-inch screen and projector on the second floor. Four-car parking is available on a private driveway on the 50-by-135-foot lot.

The Agent’s Take:

“The house was in excellent condition throughout [as the seller] had done renovations over the years that really enhanced the home, which was a very large home,” says agent Elli Davis.

“It had a beautifully renovated kitchen with a large eat-in area and an open-concept family room, which opened to the backyard with a glamorous in-ground pool and lovely landscaping. It looked like a country club.”

Posted in The Globe and Mail, July 12, 2012.


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