Area Description and Stats
Condo Living in Yorkville
Yorkville offers 5 Star living in Toronto's most exclusive location and houses some of Canada's most expensive and prestigious condo addresses. Condos like The Windsor Arms and the Four Seasons Private Residences are fine examples of the most luxurious buildings Yorkville has to offer. The Average Price Per Square Foot has shown strong growth over the past 10 years, which makes living in Yorkville a great investment.
Located to the north of The Mink Mile, Yorkville gives you access to the worlds most sought after brands such as Hermes, Chanel and Rolex. Luxury abounds with not only amazing shopping but also some of the most exclusive and long-standing restaurants in Toronto, there is no better place to be on a beautiful day than the patio at One or Sassafraz. We consider Yorkville to be one of our favourite neighbourhoods in Toronto, there is always a lot to see and do, especially during TIFF (The Toronto International Film Festival), which is the highlight of the city’s social calendar.
Yorkville has a Walk Score of 98, which means you’ll never want for anything, although if you feel the need to escape, the DVP is only a hop-skip and jump away. Situated between The Annex and Yonge and Bloor, transit options are astounding with no less than 3 subway stops in a few block radius and access to both the Bloor-Danforth line and the Yonge-University-Spadina line.
Most Notable Features
Caffe di Portici: Recommended as a classic Italian café and bar, you’ll find this local eatery on the ground floor of The Lotus on Scollard Street. Enjoy a morning latte or a slice of traditional Italian style pizza, right outside your door.
Spa treatment: Among the buildings list of amenities, a few features form together nicely into an at-home spa experience. Enjoy the gym and yoga studio, the manicure and pedicure room, Zen out in the meditation den, and relax with a soothing drink in the spa lounge and juice bar.
Work, study, live: Living near Yonge Street, you’re just a short trip away from Toronto’s downtown core like the Eaton Centre and the Financial District. You're also very close to the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, and the Toronto Reference Library, which makes The Lotus a suitable spot for students and working professionals.
The Yorkville area places you well within reach of everything you need for downtown living. Enjoy top name brand shopping along Bloor Street, the excitement and life of Yonge Street, Dundas Sqaure, and the Eaton Centre, or take a stroll through Queen’s Park. The area has a Walk Score of 100, and a few local gems include Veda: Healthy Indian Takeout on Yonge Street, Star Anise on Collier Street, and The Pilot on Cumberland with a rooftop patio.
For groceries and other household items you’re just a short walk to Hazelton Lanes Shopping Mall and Whole Foods. There is also a Longo’s on Bloor Street and a Shoppers Drug Mart on Yonge.
For a stroll in the something green, Jesse Ketchum Park is just down a block away off of Bay Street, and you’re also very close to the walking paths of the Rosedale Valley.
From Yorkville’s downtown vantage, you can really walk anywhere you need to go. There are also easily reached TTC travel options along the Bloor-Danforth and Yonge-University subway lines, as well as bus routes on Avenue Road. If you drive, the area is easily navigable and you can reach the Don Valley Parkway via Bayview Avenue within ten minutes.+ More