IQ is located just minutes from Islington City Centre – a bustling core of commerce in the heart of Etobicoke. Condominiums are continuing to rise and develop in the area, proving it’s an exciting neighbourhood, filled with possibility.
Filled with convenient amenities and many company head offices, as well as CF Sherway Gardens, a home to countless big-box stores and high-end labels like Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom. Everything you could ever want, from super stores like IKEA and Costco are nearby too, making IQ Condos a highly convenient place to set down roots.
Primarily a suburban region, Etobicoke is often characterized by large main streets, expressways and shopping malls, as well as idyllic residential streets nestled among the ravines of the city, and canopied by beautiful old trees. It’s eastern border is marked by the famously picturesque Humber River and Marshes, making Etobicoke a renowned spot for nature walks that pop in and out of the boroughs urban sprawl.
Etobicoke has some of the most beautiful parks in the GTA, many of which are nestled within the ravines and valleys that are so distinct to Toronto’s natural geography. Hiking trails and sports fields punctuate beautiful lush green spaces that are home to a number of community events, festivals and amenities meaning that nature is never far away.
From the BMX course and conservatory in Centennial Park to the picnic tables and shady bird sanctuary in Colonel Sam Smith Park, Etobicoke has everything a family looking to spend a hot summer afternoon could ever want. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Humber Arboretum, take a stroll and take in the beautiful curated gardens, or walk along the Humber River at Humber Bay Park East, just a few kilometres from the city’s Financial District.
While the development itself is close to a number of parks like Connorvale Park and Queensway Park, there will be an initiative to greenish as much of the space within the 8-acre development as possible. In addition, residents will be able to take just a short walk town to Lake Ontario. Spend the day taking a stroll along the shore, or enjoy all the natural beauty of Humber Bay Park-West.