Contrary to popular belief, the west side doesn't end at Roncesvalles. Journey a little farther and discover the scenic and lively shores of Etobicoke and Mississauga.
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Location Sherway Gate and Evans
Starting price $225,990
Unit styles Studio to two-bedroom-plus-den suites (502 to 1,045 square feet)
Features A two-storey-high lobby with floor-to-ceiling windows welcomes you and guests in style. Small suite? You can entertain company in One Sherway’s theatre party room, billiard room or dining room. Fitness junkies can hit up the indoor swimming pool, fitness and weight rooms and saunas.
Sales centre 225 Sherway Gardens, suite 103, 416-695-3535 (Monday to Thursday noon to 6 pm, Saturday-Sunday noon to 5 pm).
Location Lake Shore West and Thirty- Fifth
Starting price Low $400,000s
Unit styles Two-bedroom townhouses to three-bedroom townhouses with rooftop terraces (1,261 to 1,545 square feet)
Features Energy Star appliances, low-flow showers and toilets, drought-tolerant landscaping and more make Minto Long Branch a green choice and help you save money on utilities. Bike paths and close proximity to public transit and highway 427 make it a breeze to get around, and the area has great shopping, golf clubs and restaurants.
Sales centre 3605 Lake Shore West, 416-913-2136 (Monday to Thursday noon to 7 pm, Saturday-Sunday 11 am to 6 pm).
Location Lakeshore East and Ogden, Mississauga
Starting price High $200,000s
Unit styles One-bedroom to two-bedroom-plus-den suites (600 to 1,295 square feet)
Features Get buff in a state-of-the-art gym designed by heavyweight bodybuilding champion Andre Rzazewski. Take advantage of convenient commercial retail on the lower level to run errands, and spend free time in the landscaped common courtyard with benches and reading nooks.
Sales centre 1381 Lakeshore East, 905-990-1745 (Monday to Thursday 1 pm to 7 pm, Saturday-Sunday 11 am to 6 pm). Sales centre Opens June 7. Register at anchorsatlakeview.com.
Location Lakeshore West and Long Branch, Toronto
Starting price $306,900
Unit styles One-bedroom to two-bedroom-plus-den suites (650 to 1,235 square feet)
Features Watermark is a boutique building with just seven stories and 72 condo units, so life here is much quieter than in a mega-tower. Spend time in the fitness studio or the Watermark Club Room, which includes spacious lounge areas, a wide-screen TV and a caterer’s kitchenette and bar. A spectacular rooftop terrace with a BBQ station overlooks Lake Ontario.
Sales centre 3609 Lake Shore West, Suite 104, 416-354-2221 (Monday to Thursday noon to 7 pm, weekends 11 am to 6 pm).