The real estate market of Kingston, part of the busy Ontario real estate area, has seen a record average asking price for homes, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association. With an increase of 10% compared to March of 2016, the current average price is set at $337,460. But did you ever wonder what the cheapest home in the city has to offer or what the most expensive listing looks like in Limestone City?
Here’s a sneak-peek of the two extremities of the local real estate market:
Budget-Friendly Kingston Listing:
- Address: 208-310 Kingsdale Avenue, Kingston, Ontario
- Asking price: $139,900
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
Part of the Meadowbrook real estate area in the north-western part of the city, this unit is located in the Savannah Condominium Complex, close to shops, restaurants and public transport. The east-facing apartment is pretty bright, boasting large windows. It offers a generous-sized living area, a suitably-equipped kitchen, a bedroom, a washroom and a private patio. The listing also comes with an in-site laundry and a designated parking spot. Although the unit is a modest one, it offers all the necessary appliances along with proximity and easy access to the most important amenities.
Luxury Kingston Listing:
- Address: 864 Ironwood Road, Kingston, Ontario
- Asking price: $1,398,888
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 5
- Living Space: 4,100 square feet
- Lot size: 2.2 acres
This spectacular 4,100 square-foot home is part of the highly sought-after Saint Lawrence real estate market, east of downtown Kingston. The large home lies on a 2.2 acre property in a community of fine estate homes. The private yard is meticulously-maintained, and is dotted with mature trees and shrubs. The custom-built home was completed merely 5 years ago, and boasts high-end finishes and large windows throughout. It also features a separate wing with an individual entrance for guests or other family members.
The majestic entrance leads to a grand room with 22’ ceilings, a propane fireplace and a floor-to-ceiling stone mantel, ideal for entertaining guests. The impeccable kitchen is any chef’s dream, boasting high-end stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and plenty of kitchen cabinetry. The formal dining room features coffered ceilings, leading to an outdoor porch with a barbeque area. The four-bay garage offers enough space for a workshop and also comes with an upper-level suite for guests.
Check out our complete list of condos for sale in Kingston and don’t hesitate to browse through the available luxury real estate in Kingston while you’re at it. If you’re flexible about location, you might also want to scan the new listings in Prince Edward and the real estate listings in Belleville.