Vicinity Condos is a New Condo development by Equiton located at Islington Ave & The Queensway, Toronto.
Situated in a Toronto suburb just outside the downtown core, this location offers residents the convenience of downtown living without the hustle and bustle of the city center. It's not only ideal for young professionals but also a family-friendly neighborhood with numerous parks and schools. Vicinity Condos is a proposed mid-rise condominium building comprising approximately 150 residential units, ranging from studios to three-bedroom layouts. The condo will boast high-quality amenities and is in a highly sought-after area close to major highways. Additionally, Vicinity Condos will feature 2,500 square feet of commercial space on the ground floor, as well as indoor and outdoor common areas and amenities, including a gym and party room. This centrally located development is in the desirable Etobicoke region, known for its dense population, employment opportunities, and its continual attraction to new residents due to its proximity to downtown. The area also offers an abundance of retailers, restaurants, entertainment options, and cultural attractions.
With a fantastic Walk Score of 79 out of 100, this condo location allows residents to complete many everyday errands on foot. Major retailers such as Costco, IKEA, Lowe’s, Canadian Tire, Best Buy, Home Depot, and Wal-Mart are all within walking distance. Additionally, No Frills, Sobeys, and various independent grocers are nearby, making grocery shopping a breeze. Residents are also just a 5-minute drive away from Sherway Gardens, a shopping destination featuring big-box stores and renowned restaurants.
Beyond its convenience for young professionals, this location is also incredibly family-friendly, offering a wealth of parks and schools in the vicinity. These parks include the expansive 500-acre Centennial Park, Islington Golf Club, the scenic trails surrounding Etobicoke Creek, The Queensway Park, Ourland Park, and The Twin Parks, among others.
The educational options encompass primary, secondary, and post-secondary institutions, as well as a variety of art schools like the Sean Boutilier Academy of Dance, Etobicoke School of the Arts, and DMX Music Canada. Moreover, Humber College’s Lakeshore Campus is just an eight-minute drive south.
Residents can also enjoy the proximity to Lake Ontario, with pedestrian promenades, parks, and a sailing club just minutes away.
Commuting is a breeze with convenient access to the QEW, Gardiner Expressway, Highway 427, and the TTC routes along The Queensway and Islington. These routes connect to subway Line 2 Bloor-Danforth, making travel within the GTA quick and hassle-free. For direct access to downtown Toronto, the Mimico GO station is only a 4-minute drive away, providing another convenient travel option.
The intersection along The Queensway has been experiencing steady real estate development, primarily in the form of mid-rise buildings that blend residential spaces with ground-level retail, similar to this development. What was once a low-rise corridor is gradually transforming as more residents are drawn to this desirable neighborhood.
Proudly Canadian-owned and operated since 2015, Equiton specializes in the acquisition and management of both residential and commercial properties, boasting a substantial and continually expanding portfolio of assets under their care. Their remarkable growth can be directly attributed to the profound expertise of their leadership team in the realm of real estate investment. They possess a comprehensive understanding of the industry and excel in navigating its intricacies, ultimately delivering enduring prosperity to our investors. Equipped with abundant resources and a wealth of experience, they excel in the identification of suitable properties, meticulous due diligence, and the cultivation of robust industry relationships. They are committed to proactively managing each property within our portfolio to ensure a sustained increase in their value over time.