If you haven’t felt the urge to buy a lottery ticket yet, you most certainly will after previewing the top 10 most expensive homes for sale in Ontario. Driven by a strong industry, stunning scenery and an overall stately vibe, it’s no wonder that the area’s high-end residential market is in fact – as you’re about to see – thriving.
Take a look below at Ontario’s trophy homes to see exactly what we mean by “expensive”:
Asking price: $28,000,000 CAD
The scoop: An epitome of contemporary luxury that single-handedly uplifted Toronto’s landscape. Nothing was left to chance when designing this work of art: from its innovative upper structure – made of Spanish glass – to its sophisticated craftsmanship, this real estate marvel is, in fact, one of a kind. Throw in an acoustically perfect concert hall and cocktail lounges, and you’ll have the most expensive home in Ontario.
Asking price: $25,000,000 CAD
The scoop: Everything about this palatial art-nouveau style mansion screams “timeless elegance”. Spreading across more than 4 acres, this lovely estate could easily be confused with a French chateau: with gilt bronze chandeliers dangling over aged Italian marble floors, hand carved marble mantles and a 2-storey pool/ballroom area with Dedon furnishings topped off by a carefully-trimmed yard and garden, this regal dwelling is truly astonishing.
Asking price: $19,995,000 CAD
The scoop: We’ve all seen those movies with breathtaking views filmed in Italy, and some of us maybe even dreamed about living in one of the charming villas like the ones in Tuscany, for example. Well, this delightful home offers the same idyllic scenery and comfort: embracing the main house, two luxurious coach houses covered in climbing vines and a fully-equipped equestrian facility are complemented perfectly by an expansive deck across 80 acres of land and a private lake. The inside of the home will reveal exquisite craftsmanship and a charming old world vibe. Worth every penny, wouldn’t you agree?
Asking price: $18,900,000 CAD
The scoop: This dazzling penthouse spreads across the entire 9th floor of the 5-star Hazelton Hotel/Residence and boasts amazing 360 degree views of the city and a 5,800-square-foot terrace, in addition to custom-designed interiors and 12-foot ceilings.
Asking price: $18,800,000 CAD
The scoop: A luxury residence that recently underwent a stylish renovation. Only the finest materials were used when re-designing this lovely dwelling that also uses the “Savant” home system – a home automation app that offers lighting, entertainment and climate control. Welcome to the future!
Asking price: $17,988,000 CAD
The scoop: A charming equestrian estate that features stunning views. You can walk past your own pond and admire countless sunsets in the comfort of your private countryside oasis. The interiors boast lavish finishes and finest quality materials, accompanied by a wine cellar and a gourmet kitchen, to name only a few special features.
Asking price: $16,900,000 CAD
The scoop: If you developed a taste for French chateau-inspired homes, you’ll love this real estate jewel. Its key feature is a successful fusion of modern with rustic elements, best revealed by the vintage interior design that merges beautifully with high-tech features such as a smart lighting system.
8.#703-118 Yorkville Avenue, Toronto
Asking price: $15,995,000 CAD
The scoop: This lovely home is located in the ultra-exclusive Hazelton Hotel, and comes with top quality finishes. 24 karat gold and Swarovski crystals have been carefully integrated in the interior design, along with 5 fireplaces, world class amenities and a state-of-the-art fitness center. In addition, the home is located within walking distance from high-end stores and restaurants.
Asking price: $15,500,000 CAD
The scoop: This sun-filled beauty is perfectly located in a storybook setting, surrounded by colorful gardens, majestic trees and a waterfall. The inside of the home features top-of-the-line craftsmanship, a game room and a fully-serviced water bar.
Asking price: $14,995,000 CAD
The scoop: This delightful ranch-style home hosted the global Who’s Who including Queen Elizabeth II, Eric Clapton, John Lennon, Henry Moore and other heads of state and Canadian sports and entertainment legends. Located miles away from all the big city commotion, this bespoke country property comprises a main house, gate house, 3 additional homes and a trout pond.
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