Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Pent-up demand for large condo on the Mink Mile

110 Bloor St., W., No. 805, Toronto

110 BLOOR ST. W., NO. 805, TORONTO

ASKING PRICE $1,950,000

SELLING PRICE $2-million

Story continues below advertisement

TAXES $9,492 (2017)


LISTING AGENT Elli Davis, Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd.

The Action: The agent specified no hold-back on offers for this three-bedroom unit in a popular high-rise in Yorkville, so one shopper promptly registered an over-asking bid of $2-million in mid-August.

"Even though it's an older building, it has maintained a great reputation and has been keep up very well," agent Elli Davis said. There were about 20 tours of the suite over three days.

"There hasn't been a larger unit for quite a while, so there was some pent-up demand, which is why we had so many showings in just a few days."

What They Got: The building is well more than 30 years old and is home to retail shops along the so-called Mink Mile, as well as residential suites above, such as this roughly 2,600-square-foot unit.

Story continues below advertisement

Capitalizing on the floor-to-ceiling windows are two solariums with entry from the living and dining area and all three bedrooms, including a master suite with a walk-in closet and one of three bathrooms.

Set back by the foyer is an eat-in kitchen with French doors to a family room, as well as storage and laundry rooms.

A locker and parking come with the unit. Utilities and cable are covered by monthly fees of $1,973.

The Agent's Take: "We have a demand for larger units especially because a lot of people are selling large family homes and this fits the criteria they're looking for," Ms. Davis said.

"[Plus] it's in a great location with access to the subway, 24-hour security, indoor pool, sundeck on the fourth floor, party and exercise rooms, so it's really a full-service building."

Video: Done Deals: This luxury townhouse sold for over three million dollars
Report an error Editorial code of conduct
As of December 20, 2017, we have temporarily removed commenting from our articles. We hope to have this resolved by the end of January 2018. Thank you for your patience. If you are looking to give feedback on our new site, please send it along to If you want to write a letter to the editor, please forward to