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    3Listings for Salefor Sale
    2Listings for Rentfor Rent
    Walkability
    9/10
    Transit
    10/10
    Bikeability
    6/10
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    CONDO Demand
    high
    Unit Availability
    Average
    Property Type
    Soft Loft
    Developer
    Canderel Stoneridge
    Condo Completion
    2006
    Property Management
    St George Property Management
    Unit Size Range
    335 - 1410 SQFT
    Number of Units
    317
    Number of Storeys
    16

    1 Shaw St, Toronto

    About this loft

    Loft Overview

    It’s not all that often that a building is so well received it warrants not only a second, but a third building. After the completion of the DNA Condos at 1 Shaw Street, however, two more buildings became part and parcel of the DNA complex — DNA North Tower Condos at 1005 and DNA 3 Condos at 1030 King Street West. Together, the complex is now home to more than 1,000 Toronto condos.

    At 1 Shaw, however, just 317 homes can be found. Built in 2006 by Canderel Stoneridge, the DNA Condos reaches to a substantial, yet humble 16 storeys. The façade is also chic without being overbearing: red brick climbs halfway up the building, with neutral stone taking over from there, and of course plenty of glass throughout.

    Prospective buyers are drawn to the homes for the building’s aesthetics as well as its amenities. Both of these come together in the sleek lobby with its monochromatic grey design and 24-hour concierge.

    Residents also have access to a gym and sauna, while the ideal way to lose one’s breath might involve taking in the striking views from the rooftop terrace instead. Here, friends, families, and neighbours can spend time in the garden, or grill up a feast on the shared barbecues. The building also features a fireplace lounge and a party room, visitor parking, and not to mention Massey Harris Park is just downstairs.

    The Suites

    Toronto condos for sale at DNA range from bachelor units, which start at around 400 square feet, to those boasting three bedrooms, and even penthouses that cover nearly 1,400 square feet.

    Residents can also enjoy spending time in their private outdoor spaces, which typically consists of balconies with a gas barbecue hookup. Alternatively, those in penthouse units can plant a garden or dine al fresco on the regular on their larger terraces.

    Open concept layouts are abundant at the DNA Condos, with a soft loft feel in many of the units. Ceiling heights reach to 9 feet, with floor-to-ceiling windows and exposed concrete found throughout. Other luxurious materials that grace the homes at 1 Shaw include hardwood, stainless steel, and granite.

    The Neighbourhood

    The options truly are endless when living at 1 Shaw — in terms of groceries, entertainment, dining out, and more. Technically located in King West neighbourhood just outside the confines of Liberty Village, residents won’t be reprimanded for calling either area home.

    In Liberty Village, cobblestone meets the tech and design industries. Innovative businesses have set up shop in this historical neighbourhood, taking advantage of the lofty spaces found in its previously industrial buildings. This area is also as practical as it is trendy: residents of the DNA Condos can walk just 11 minutes in order to reach the expansive Metro on Lynn Williams Street or its neighbouring Bulk Barn.

    While new residents might get into a comfortable routine of spending their spare time in Liberty Village, there’s much more to explore just outside of this area. To the north, Queen West is one of the coolest spots in the city, where residents of 1 Shaw can partake in some of the best window-shopping in the city.

    Those heading out for date night will be pleased with the array of unique restaurants found along Queen West and on Ossington Avenue. Alternatively, a night on the town might include taking in a play at the Theatre Centre, or dancing at a live concert at the Drake Underground or the Great Hall.

    Queen West is also home to many businesses that make running errands a breeze. There’s an enormous (and inexpensive) FreshCo at Queen and Gladstone, and after stopping here residents can grab a freshly baked baguette from Mabel’s Bakery.

    Green space is also abundant around the DNA Condos. Not only is Massey Harris Park just next door, but those looking for a little more room to run around can walk just 8 minutes in order to reach Trinity Bellwoods Park.

    Transportation

    Getting around the city is easy. For one, King Street is less than a block away. And while this might also be beneficial to drivers, it’s especially handy for those taking the TTC. King streetcars make stops at King and Shaw before heading east or west; westbound journeys will land residents in Parkdale, while those heading east can transfer onto the Yonge-University-Spadina line at St. Andrew Station.

    Drivers can use Strachan to reach Lake Shore Boulevard West, or Jameson in order to access the Gardiner Expressway. From the latter, one can zip along the southern end of the city before transferring onto the 427 to the west or the Don Valley Parkway to the east.

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    Amenities

    Visitor Parking
    Rooftop Deck/Garden
    Party/Meeting Room
    Security System
    Underground Parking
    Bike Storage
    BBQ
    Concierge
    Gym
    Guest Suites

    Maintenance Fees Cover

    Maintenance fees include

    Water

    Owner / renter pays separately

    Hydro
    Heat
    Air Conditioning

    Past Sold & Rented Listings

    Stats, Trends & Rankings

    Price Per Square Foot
    DNA Condos vs The King West Area

    $13.00
    Less Expensive
    per SQFT compared to the neighbourhood average
    DNA Condos's Avg
    price per SQFT
    $1,133
    / SQFT
    Neighbourhood Avg
    price per SQFT
    $1,146
    / SQFT

    Building Trends At DNA Condos

    Days on Market

    Units at DNA Condos spend an average of
    6
    Days on Market
    based on recent sales

    List vs Selling Price

    On average, these lofts sell for
    11%
    above
    the list price.

    Offer Competition

    Lofts in this building have a

    HIGH
    chance of receiving
    Multiple Offers

    Turnover of Units

    On average, each unit is owned for
    5.5
    YEARS before being sold again

    Property Value

    7%
    Increase in property value within the past twelve months

    Price Ranking

    43rd
    Highest price per SQFT out of 95 condos in the King West area

    Sold Units

    18
    Units were Sold over the past twelve months

    Rented Units

    30
    Units were Rented over the past twelve months

    Best Value

    DNA Condos offers the
    ?
    best value out of 95 condos in the King West neighbourhood

    Return on Investment

    DNA Condos has the
    ?
    highest ROI out of 95 condos in the King West neighbourhood

    Rental Yield

    DNA Condos yields the
    ?
    highest rent prices out of 95 condos in the King West neighbourhood

    High Demand

    DNA Condos is the
    ?
    most popular building out of 95 condos in the King West neighbourhood

    Sales vs Rental Values For This Loft

    1 Bed527 - 790 SQFT
    Average Cost Per Sqft$935
    Sales Price Range$595,000 - $800,000
    Rental Price Range$1,880 - $2,350
    1 Bed + Den580 - 700 SQFT
    Average Cost Per Sqft$988
    Sales Price Range$630,000 - $777,801
    Rental Price Range$2,250 - $2,400
    2 Bed700 - 1080 SQFT
    Average Cost Per Sqft$991
    Sales Price Range$825,000 - $915,000
    Rental Price Range$2,450 - $3,000
    2 Bed + Den1027 - 1400 SQFT
    Average Cost Per Sqft$999
    Sales Price Range$1,391,000 - $1,391,000
    Rental Price Range$2,700 - $2,700

    How Often Are Units Listed?

    Studio386 - 434 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    Every731Days
    Average Rental Availability
    Every170Days
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building4%
    1 Bed510 - 800 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    Every32Days
    Average Rental Availability
    Every33Days
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building47%
    1 Bed + Den580 - 810 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    Every58Days
    Average Rental Availability
    Every97Days
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building26%
    2 Bed700 - 1100 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    Every82Days
    Average Rental Availability
    Every96Days
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building20%
    2 Bed + Den895 - 1400 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    Every708Days
    Average Rental Availability
    Every240Days
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building3%
    3 Bed1410 - 1410 SQFT
    Average Sales Availability
    N/A
    Average Rental Availability
    N/A
    Ratio of Unit Type in Building2%

    Maintenance Fees
    DNA Condos vs The King West Area

    $0.08
    Less Expensive
    per SQFT compared to the neighbourhood average
    DNA Condos's Avg
    monthly maintenance
    fee per SQFT
    $0.67
    / SQFT
    Neighbourhood Avg
    monthly maintenance
    fee price per SQFT
    $0.75
    / SQFT

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