880 The Queensway Condos By Lormel Homes

Builder: Lormel Homes

Total units 92 on 8 floors

1 stuido, 37 1 bedroom, 54 two bedrooms

75 parking spaces for owners, 2 car share spaces

76 bike spaces

2 elevators

main floor retail

Write up:

880 The Queensway, Etobicoke and Toronto


The site at 880 The Queensway in Etobicoke and Toronto is located on The Queensway to the west of Royal York Road and east of Islington Avenue in Etobicoke and Toronto’s Queensway neighbourhood.  The 880 The Queensway site will be built by Lormel Homes and is currently in the stages of being approved.  The request from Lormel Homes regarding the site at 880 The Queensway will be a 9 floor building including its roof with a total of ninety two (92) total condo suites and condo units.  The types of condo units and condo suites that will be available will include one (1) studio or bachelor condo unit, thirty seven (37) one bedroom or 1 bedroom condo suites, and fifty four two bedroom or 2 bedroom condo units.  There will be a total of seventy five (75) parking spaces for the condo residents with some visitor parking above ground as well as two (2) car share spaces.  There will also be a total of seventy six (76) total bicycle parking spaces for the condo owners as well as guest spaces for the visitors.  There will be main floor retail in the condo building for small shops and stores.   The interior will feature two (2) elevator banks as well as amenity space on the penthouse floor.  As this will be a step back building where the floors are smaller as you go higher in the building starting on the forth floor there will be terrace spaces for the units on the north side of the building.


The 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto’s The Queensway neighbourhood will be close to many major amenities including transportation routes with the entrance to the Gardiner Expressway to the south which can take you east into the city or west to Highway 427 and the Queen Elizabeth Parkway.  There will also be public transit access with the T.T.C. right at your door step which can take you to the Keele subway station on the Bloor-Danforth T.T.C. subway line.  As well to the southeast will be the Mimico GO Train station which can take you into the city via the GO Train Line and get you to Union Subway Station.


The closest major parkland to the 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto will be the Humber Bay Park to the east which is at the foot of Park Lawn Road which has many beautiful trails and areas to enjoy the summer weather.  Smaller parks close by to the 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto will include Queensway park to the east and a few other small green spaces around.


The area has a walkscore of 85 which ranks as being very walkable but has a lower transit score of just 60 and a bike score of 54 where you can use your bike, but during the winter months you will be tied to your car more often than not.


The closest grocery stores to the 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto will include two different No Frills within a one kilometer walk from the building, Sobey’s, and many other independent grocers in the area.  There are also many restaurants along the Queensway including fast food restaurants as well as major chains such as Montana’s and Milestones, as well as other restaurants including pizza shops, sushi bars and many other choices at your door step.


The public schools that are associated with the 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto will include Norseman Junior Middle School from junior kindergarten to grade 8 and Etobicoke Collegiate Institute for high school courses.  Norseman Junior Middle School ranks 784 in the 2015-16 rankings out of 2900 schools which puts it in the upper 25% of the entire province of Ontario and has a rating of 7.1 out of 10 which is above average.   Etobicoke Collegiate Institute has a ranking of 7.8 out of 10 in the 2015-16 ranking and that ranks 88 out of 740 which is in the top 15% of all of Ontario high schools which makes the condos at 880 The Queensway a good one to have a child to send to school.  There are also many day cares in the area of the 880 The Queensway Condos in Etobicoke and Toronto with many being a short walk from the building for both private home care and larger day care centres.

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