The JAC Condos is a new high-rise mixed-use condominium development in Toronto by Graywood Developments Ltd. This new development will go as high as 34 storeys with 489 residential suites and will be located at 308 Jarvis Street just south of the corner of Jarvis and Carlton in the Garden District neighborhood of Toronto, which is regarded as one of the most central and renowned neighborhoods in the Greater Toronto Area. The JAC Condos will be built on the heritage home site at 308 – 214 Jarvis Street which is regarded as one of the most central locations within Toronto, whose facade is to be kept within the new development.
Location & Neighbourhood
Home to the famous Allen Gardens conservatory, The Garden District is a neighborhood in Toronto that is a metropolitan hub with urban aesthetics. Allen Gardens is a botanical greenhouse which contains a diverse array of tropical plants from all over the world. The neighborhood of Garden district is bordered by Carlton Street to the north, Queen Street East to the south, Sherbourne Street to the east and Yonge Street to the west. Majority of the population in the area comprises young professionals. Although not a very family-friendly neighborhood, there are still a few families that are settled here. Garden District is sought after mostly by young professionals, students and couples without children who crave an urban lifestyle. One of the main reasons for its young inhabitants is the presence of Ryerson University within its borders. It serves convenient for off-campus students who want to stay close to the university. Ryerson University stretches over an urban landscape stretching up to 121 acres of land. It is famous for multiple programs including the famous Ted Rogers School of Management, which is one of the biggest business schools in Canada.
Features & Finishes
This development will feature a total of 489 condo units, with at least 44 of these units being allocated for 3-bedroom units. The condo suites will be starting at 335 square feet and go up to 1290 square feet in size. The different types of condo suites that will be offered include studio, junior one bedroom, one bedroom, one bedroom plus den, 2 bedrooms, 2 bedrooms plus den, 3 bedrooms and 3 bedrooms plus den. The townhomes on the other hand will feature 3 bedrooms plus den, 4 bedrooms and 4 bedrooms plus den. The entrance to the residential suites will be located on Jarvis Street. The JAC Condos will feature a retail space on the ground level that will be facing Jarvis Street, adding to the convenience of the residents of the community in addition to the site itself. There will also be over 18,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor amenity space that will include 24-hour concierge, fully automated parcel system, lobby lounge, dog wash spa, co-working studio, tech lounge, coffee bar, study library, yoga room, meditation studios, e-sports lounge, media room, gardening room, music room, workshop, fitness studio, party room, ground floor lobby courtyard with lounge seating and workspaces.
About The Developers
Graywood Developments is a private firm and a real estate developer based out of Toronto. They are backed with over 30 years of experience in developing over 25,000 housing units which includes some of the most well-known projects in the city. They are an experienced as well as a reputed developer that has the expertise in acquiring development sites, project design, land use approval, sales, marketing, construction and project financing. They have also won several prestigious awards for their work, with their project Five Condos receiving particular attention. Five Condos had won the High-Rise Project of the Year, Best High-Rise Building Design and Best Model Suite at the BILD Awards in 2011.