High-Rise condos in Toronto
660 Leaside Condos is an upcoming condo development that will be designed by Turner Fleischer Architects Inc. for the biggest and most trusted real estate investment trust in Canada, RioCan Living, which is currently in the preconstruction phase and located at 660 Eglinton Ave. E. in Toronto, ON. The estimated completion date of occupancy for this project is unknown.
The site of this proposal sits on a 2.3-acre lot on the northeast corner of Eglinton Avenue East and Bayview Avenue. The developer is proposing two contemporary condominiums for the site, one reaching 19 stories and one standing 12, both featuring retail space on their respective ground floors. In total, the proposal calls for 426 dwelling units, consisting of one-bedroom layouts, two-bedroom layouts, and three-bedroom layouts.
The neighbourhood’s Leaside Smartcenter has the most prominent retailers, including Home Depot, SportChek, Canadian Tire, LCBO, and Sobeys. Together with these establishments, Bayview Avenue has several boutiques and restaurants. Leaside is also surrounded by a greenbelt and several parks. It is close to Serena Gundy Park to the northeast, Lower Don Parklands to the south, Sunnybrook Park to the north, and Sutton Park to the southeast.
The Leaside Smartcenter within the neighbourhood features the most essential stores, such as Home Depot, SportChek, Canadian Tire, LCBO, and Sobeys. Besides these stores, there are also several boutique shops and restaurants on Bayview Avenue. Leaside is a neighbourhood that lies within a greenbelt with a series of parks. It is near Sunnybrook Park to the north, Serena Gundy Park to the northeast, Lower Don Parklands to the south, and ET Sutton Park to the southeast.
For travelling outside of the neighbourhood, transit is convenient for most trips. With the choice of four different buses, residents of 660 Leaside Condos can arrive at Eglington Subway Station in 10 minutes. Trips downtown are simply 19 minutes away via public transit. The future Bayview Station on the Crosstown LRT will be just outside the gates of 660 Leaside Condos, making transit commuting a breeze!
Motorists will enjoy living close to the DVP.
This neighbourhood in Toronto is a particularly family-friendly region, with several educational institutions available to children of all ages, some of which are within walking distance. Primary and secondary students can attend Children’s Garden Nursery School, Bessborough Drive Elementary, Leaside High School, and more within walking distance.
660 Leaside Condo is adjacent to York University’s Glendon Campus, making it the ideal location for college students to study and pursue their higher education without having to travel a long distance.