6 For Sale Detached Homes [North Toronto] (Live In or Invest)


Here at Centre of the Universe we aim and strive to provide an honest and unique screenshot of Toronto real estate.

What better way than providing a looking glass for several beautiful homes in the city? A looking glass for you to imagine the life that you could build here, in the Centre of the Universe.

This week’s For Sale list will focus on detached homes in North Toronto.

Each house we will briefly describe, display a dozen or so photos and discuss living and investing opportunity in the profiled property.

Here are the Toronto houses that caught Centre of the Universe’s attention this week.

#1 – Bright Beautiful Bungalow Perfect for Families

51 Carmichael Ave


Located in the Bedford Park/Nortown neighbourhood, 51 Carmichael Avenue is a beautiful stone-exterior detached bungalow with 3 bedrooms and 3 washrooms. Its most notable features are its bright interior and spacious Toronto backyard. This for sale single detached home is located in an excellent area surrounded by amenities and sought-after schools.

“Amazing Opportunity
Just Steps To
Avenue Road.”
– Seller’s remarks

“Attention Builders And End Users. Renovate Or Build Your Dream Home On This Exceptional South Facing Lot. Newer Roof Shingles, Renovated Four Piece Bathroom, Family Room Can Easily Be Converted Back To 2 Bedrooms. Just Steps To Great Schools, Toronto Cricket Club, 401 And All The Conveniences Of Avenue Road. Showings: Monday To Friday 11:00 Am To 5:00 Pm.”

Photos obtained through TREB

If you’d like to see more for 51 Carmichael Avenue [detached bungalow for sale in Toronto] follow the link here.

Buying to Live In

Equipped with 3 bedrooms the North Toronto bungalow is an excellent and beautiful home for a small family. With a lengthy backyard and nearby prominent schools, it’s an excellent home for a family raising children or new and expecting families looking to plant themselves and their children in a future of success.

Buying to Invest

Located in a prominent neighbourhood the large lot bungalow is an excellent asset property that will only accumulate in value, as a detached property, in a city that has only one directional growth, and that is up.

With plenty of space for additions and renovations into the backyard it makes for a choice location to live in and renovate as an asset investment.

#2 – Spacious Finished 2-Storey Family Home

60 Brookview Drive


A 2-storey detached home for sale in North Toronto, 60 Brookview Drive is located in the Englemount-Lawrence neighbourhood. 3-bedrooms 2-bathrooms with a rustic brick exterior and renovated interior, this for sale home sits on a pie-shaped lot. An excellent home for family with cozy yet spacious Toronto home.

“Wonderful Family Home With
Private Drive And Attached
Garage Awaits A Growing
Family To Enjoy.”
– Seller’s remarks

“Recently Updated 3 Bedrooms, Renovated Kitchen With Stainless Steel Appliances, Led Pot Lights, Hardwood Floors And Sun Room. Situated On One Of The Largest Properties In The Area, A Gorgeous Pie Shaped Lot Which Widens To 70 X 158.54 Ft, Of Ongoing Rolling Land With Perennial Gardens And A Lovely Landscape Of Natural Beauty. Walking Distance To Places Of Worship And Transit.”

Photos obtained through TREB

If you’d like to see more for 60 Brookview Drive [detached home for sale in Toronto] follow the link here.

Buying to Live In

A spacious home with 3-levels, including the basement, is equipped with 3 bedrooms making it an excellent choices and purchase as a family home. Located in prominent North Toronto, the home is in prestigious school district making an excellent location to raise children and help them build bright futures in a safe and featured neighbourhood.

Buying to Invest In

Though the interior of the house has a well-maintained appeal, it doesn’t mean that work couldn’t be done to improve the property and its value. The backyard is begging for a makeover and though the exterior of the house has an intense charm, like a country home that got lost in the city, the exterior could be renovated to extenuate or enhance the effect. An excellent piece of property to flip in a desired neighbourhood.

#3 – The “Calling All Flippers” Property

167 Old Orchard Grove


Located in the Lawrence Park North neighbourhood, 167 Old Orchard Grove is a bright 2-storey single detached home for sale with 3-bedrooms and 1-bathroom. Its most notable features are its spacious backyard, bright interior and second floor balcony. Located in a prominent neighbourhood with essential proximity ammenties and prestigious school district, this home is a perfect house for a small family.

“Lovingly Maintained
By Same Owner For
Over 60 Years.

– Seller’s remarks

“Charming Detached 3 Bedroom Home In Prime John Wanless School District.Β  Good Bones With New Furnace Installed In 2015, Hot Water Tank 2013 And Roof Done In 2010. All Knob And Tube Wiring Removed And 100 Amp Breaker Installed In 2008. All Galvanized Plumbing Removed And Replaced With Copper Pipes In 2007. Move-In, Renovate Or Build. Sunny South Lot With Fenced Yard And Garden Shed. Steps To Yonge St, Transit And Shopping”

Photos obtained through TREB

If you’d like to see more for 167 Old Orchard Grove [detached home for sale in Toronto] follow the link here.

Buying to Live In

An excellent home for a family, considering the prominence of the area and the large backyard. Bright home in good condition with some room for improvement, great location for an ambitious family looking to renovate and design their dream home.

Buying to Invest In

2-storey home in great condition makes for great investment asset to speculate on. Considering the current design of the home it wouldn’t be the craziest idea to renovate and flip the property or split the house into units and rent it out.

#4 – Cozy, Comfortable and Charming Home

183 Glengarry Ave


Detached 1&1/2-storey home with 2-bedrooms and 1-washroom, 183 Glengarry Avenue is a small cozy for sale home in Β the Lawrence Park North. Well-maintained interior with a backyard makes for a cozy home for small or new families. Also an excellent opportunity to invest and lease.

Building Lot In Sought-After
Lawrence Park North Community!

Perfect Opportunity For
Builder/Renovator, And/Or Investor.”
– Seller’s remarks

“Charming 1.5-Storey Home In Good Condition Very Livable And Seller Would Rent Back For Up To 1 Year! Great Amenities Nearby Just Steps To Yonge/Avenue/Lawrence Shops, Restaurants, Subway, And Located In Demand John Wanless School District.”

Photos obtained through TREB

If you’d like to see more for 183 Glengarry Avenue [detached home for sale in Toronto] follow the link here.

Buying to Live In

Though 183 Glengarry Avenue is a small detached house it makes for a charming and cozy home perfect for couples or small and new families. Located in a prominent school district it is an excellent area to raise children. Its location also heralds proximity location to community amenities and city transportation.

Buying to Invest In

An excellent piece of property in North Toronto that makes for an excellent home for investing and leasing. Considering the area and its long-standing prominence this property is something that’s only almost guaranteed to accumulate given the right amount of speculation.

#5 – Richly Renovated and Gorgeous Family Home

71 Prince Charles Dr


A 3-bedroom 2-bathroom detached house, 71 Prince Charles Drive is located in the Englemount-Lawrence neighbourhood. A bright and renovated home with large lot makes for an excellent family home in Toronto. Its most notable features are the rich aesthetics of its interior design and a finished and furnished patio and backyard.

“Dream Home Waiting For You!”
– Seller’s remarks

“Extra Large 53 Wide Lot On The Coveted End Of Prince Charles, A Block Away From Bathurst. Walk Out On The Patio To A Lush Backyard That Is Ready To Entertain Kids, Friends And Family. This Home Has Been Well Cared For With Many Upgrades Throughout The Years. 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Finished Basement, Attached Garage And Long Private Drive.”

Photos obtained through TREB

If you’d like to see more for 71 Prince Charles Drive [detached home for sale in Toronto] follow the link here.

Buying to Live In

Rich renovated interior with spacious living and 3-bedrooms and basement spareroom makes 71 Prince Charles Drive a prime piece of property for family living in North Toronto. Spacious yard in a great sought-after location for proximity amenities, schools and a city at your doorstep.

Buying to Invest In

House being well maintained and renovated throughout the years leaves very little reason to see this property as a property worth flipping. Though considering it’s excellent state in a coveted neighbourhood makes this property an excellent asset property and investment for the future.

#6 – The Bungalow Investment Bank

57 Sultana Ave


Located in the Englemount-Lawrence neighbourhood, 57 Sultana Avenue is a 3-bedroom 2-washroom detached for sale bungalow with a finished basement apartment. With a spacious backyard, it makes for a large lot and therefore an excellent investment opportunity.

Opportunity Knocks
Premium 55 By 132 Foot Lot.”
– Seller’s remarks

“Impeccably Kept Spacious 3 Bedroom Bungalow With Separate Entrance To Nicely Finished Basement Apartment Well Maintained From Top To Bottom. Nicely Manicured Front And Back Lot Private Driveway And Single Attached Garage. Minutes From Subway And Yorkdale Mall. Steps To TTC, Bus And Shopping, Schools And Places Of Worship. Great Property, Could Be Lived And Rented, Rented Or Built New.”

Photos obtained through TREB

Buying to Live In

Cozy bungalow makes for a comfortable family home in North Toronto with spacious backyard and proximity distance for many amenities. An excellent home for an ambitious family looking to make their dream home.

Buying to Invest in

Bungalow with finished and equipped basement apartment makes for an excellent property to live-in and rent out basement apartment or rent both units.

Also an excellent property in an excellent area for a full-blown renovation and relisting. In more drastic cases an excellent sized lot to build on, whether that be for investment or constructing your dream home in Toronto.

Keep posted for next week’s For Sale Homes in Toronto and/or our other content from our daily stream.

If you’re interested in purchasing or viewing any of these properties contact

A.J. Badour Proficient Realtor

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