Featured Development: The Poet Condos

27 September 2018
Life and the City

EXCITING NEW URBAN RESIDENCE IN LESLIEVILLE

Located at Queen Street. E. and Leslie Street, The Poet Condominiums is Toronto’s most exciting new urban residence.

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ABOUT THE POET CONDOS

Located at 1285 Queen Street East, at Queen & Leslie in the heart of the charming Leslieville community, The Poet Condominiums is one of the city's most exciting new urban residences. The project is a redevelopment of the site where a Beer Store was once situated, and is currently in development by Fieldgate Urban, a trusted developer with a large portfolio in real estate development across the GTA.

Once completed in late 2021, the building will stand 6 stories high and house 72 individual boutique units, with a mix of 18 one-bedroom's, 30 one-bedroom-plus-den's, 12 two-bedroom's, 7 two-bedrooms-plus-den's and 5 three-bedroom's. Prices are estimated to start from the low $400's.

The development will feature terraces and a rooftop amenity of 3,000 square feet, plus underground parking with 41 vehicle spaces and 65 bicycle spaces. The building will also feature 8,200 square feet of retail space on the ground level. The lobby will be located on the first floor of the building, along with 5 2-storey townhomes. Suite features will include laminate flooring, stone kitchen countertops, stainless steel kitchen appliances, stacked washer & dryers's and more.

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ABOUT THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Leslieville has been called Toronto’s premier hip neighborhood, touted for its myriad of cool spots for food, drink, and shopping. It's an area that's noted for its unique architecture and streetscapes, and touted by visitors and locals alike as a pleasant, inviting and vibrant community. Historically referred to as the “film district”, Leslieville has evolved into one of Toronto’s most sought after neighbourhoods to live in, with streets that are are characterized by vintage storefronts, and local businesses that thrive due to the neighbourhood's "shop local" culture which promotes the patronage of its resident storefronts, making for a truly unique blend of innovative young professionals chasing their dreams with creative businesses, and well-established vintage furniture and clothing shops.

Torontonians and visitors alike have marveled at the thought of occupying a residency in Leslieville, and The Poet Condos, with its enviable address in its very heart, is your in! Boasting an impressive Walk Score of 91/100, residing at the Poet Condos means that getting around will never have been easier. Running your daily errands will be fast, convenient, and enjoyable as strolling through this lively area will be fun and scenic.

Whether you’re heading to work in the downtown core, travelling to the Beaches, or going shopping uptown at Yorkdale, being connected to the TTC makes getting to any end of the city seamless and easy, earning it an excellent Transit Score of 86/100. Being close to the Gardner makes getting anywhere from Etobikoke in the west, to the Don Valley Parkway in the east, an absolute breeze. If you happen to be looking to head north from the city, the DVP runs through the east of Toronto, and the convenience of one of the city’s main highway is just a short drive away from the Poet Condos.

In addition to the convenient commuting options we've already mentioned, another huge travel advantage offerd by this development's location is its fantastic cycling culture. The Poet Condos has a rare Bike score of 100/100, due to its flat landscape and ample bike lanes, which makes getting around by bicycle remarkably easy - not to mention to beauty that is to be seen along the major routes of Leslieville!

Besides offering residents the luxury and sense of community found there by locals for decades, the Poet Condos is a compelling addition to Leslieville. Discover a vibrant urban lifestyle in one of Toronto’s most iconic neighbourhoods, with its unique shops and restaurants, beautiful parklands, easy access to TTC streetcar and more. The Poet Condominiums is the new home of stylish and convenient living in Toronto’s east end. 

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REASONS TO BUY AT THE POET CONDOS

  • Premier address in the heart of one of the city's hippest and fastest-growing neighbourhoods.
  • Many different options for types of residences, ranging from one- to three-bedroom units, plus 2-storey townhomes, to suite your needs.
  • You can walk out your door to the Queen St Streetcar, which allows you to get to places like Woodbine Beach to the downtown core within minutes. 
  • A Walk Score of 91/100, Transit Score of 89/100 and a Bike Score of 100/100, makes the Poet Condos a great location for all commuters. 
  • Short drive to the DVP, allowing you to get onto the Gardiner Expressway and other major highways/streets with ease.
  • The convenience of living in Downtown Toronto, along with a sense of community unrivalled by most other neighbourhoods in the city.
  • Locals support local businesses wholeheartedly, so if you’re looking to set up shop nearby to home, this is  the right place for you to live!
  • Unique shops found nowhere else cover the streets, granting you first access to all the coolest shopping in the city.
  • Beautiful parkland can be found around every corner, such as the nearby Maple Leaf Forever Park, as well as Leslie Grove.
  • Live in one of Toronto's most desirable locations. Leslieville has proven itself to hold its value and demand when other markets in the GTA are struggling. Riverdale/Leslieville is a very established community - many families who are looking to stay within close proximity of downtown but also live in a more settled community, are choosing to relocate to this neighbourhood.
  • If you know Queen St E, then you know all of the amazing amenities that will be at your door. Walk out your door to incredible restaurants, boutique shops, plenty of green spaces, top-rated schools and much more. 

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There are many fantastic incentives to early buyers, so get in touch with us ASAP if you are interested in The Poet Condos!

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