The Oshawa real estate market, which might be referred to as the ‘eastern anchor’ of the Greater Toronto Area real estate market in Ontario, has seen an increase in demand, since more people are recognizing the high quality of life in the Durham Region, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. The city itself features enviable geographical features and a very strong economy and it serves as a hub for education and health sciences, so it’s no wonder it’s becoming such an in-demand destination for many. Another highlight of Oshawa is its amazing real estate market with plenty of great deals, making it possible for virtually anyone to purchase a home here, regardless of their budget.
Here are some of the best bargains in Canada’s Motor City right now:
#1 172 Lichen Crescent, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $399,000
Situated in the family-friendly McLaughlin real estate area, this two-level home’s asking price was just reduced by $100K. The listing has a convenient open-concept layout on the main level, spanning the well-equipped kitchen, the generous living room and the dining area. The unit features 3 good-sized bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, along with a fully-fenced back yard providing a deck and a hot tub. Extensive renovations have been made throughout the house, including new doors, windows and carpets on the second floor. With such an impressive decrease in the asking price, this property will definitely not stay on the market for long.
#2 505 Brentwood Avenue, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, $469,800
This is a rare opportunity to purchase a high-end house in the sought-after O’Neill real estate area, close to schools, stores, restaurants and public transport. The spacious family home boasts a big and bright living area with a cozy fireplace. The kitchen is well-equipped, offering all the necessary appliances and plenty of cabinet space. One of the highlights of the property is the bright sunroom, overlooking the fully-fenced back yard and featuring floor-to-ceiling windows. There’s also a large basement area with a rec room, a wet bar and a home office. You can now buy this unique unit for $36K less than its original asking price, which is a great deal for such an amazing house.
#3 519 Harmony Road South, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, $599,999
Located in the Oshawa East real estate area is this charming and extremely spacious home, with a recent $50K price drop. It is situated in the proximity of parks, schools and the highway. The listing comes with a meticulously-maintained .14 acre, fully-landscaped lot. The second floor was built as a separate in-law suite, so it has an individual entrance, a well-equipped kitchen and a spacious living area. The main unit comes with large bedrooms, a lively living area with a fireplace and an immaculate kitchen. Many upgrades have been recently made in the home, such as a new furnace, air conditioning and a new roof.
Don’t stop here! For a more comprehensive overview of the local real estate market you can also take a look at the complete list of condos for sale in Oshawa and the single family homes for sale in Oshawa. If you like the area, you might also want to check out the real estate listings in Ajax and the new listings of Whitby as well.