The Jack Condos
The Jack Condos is a new condominium development in the Deer Park neighborhood of Toronto, developed by Aspen Ridge Homes. This new condominium at 1331 Yonge Street will feature a mixed-use mid-rise tower consisting of 153 premium suites that stand 11 storeys tall. This new development will replace the old iconic landmark building that was formerly the site for the illustrious CHUM Radio headquarters along the Yonge Street corridor, which has been a vital part of the popular music history in Toronto for over half a century. This new building will be a mixed-use commercial/retail and condominium residential dwelling. It will feature 153 premium suites with various room configurations such as one bedroom, one bedroom with den, two bedrooms and two bedrooms with den. The sizes of the residential suites will vary as per the configuration, ranging from 590 square feet to 2,110 square feet. Each suite will be equipped with high quality components and finishes including floor to ceiling windows, 9 feet ceilings, open concept floor plans with practical layouts, 5 feet engineered plank flooring and smooth ceilings. When it comes to the kitchen, you get to choose between a Caesarstone or granite countertop. Besides this, it will also feature an undermount sink, Hansgrohe high pull-down faucet, large island with storage and seating, European style cabinetry with soft closing doors and hinges, under cabinet LED lighting, back painted glass backsplash and a Miele appliance package. The bathrooms on the other hand will feature high definition porcelain tiles, Hansgrohe fixtures and faucet, mosaic tiles on shower floor, frameless shower enclosure, ceramic wall tiles in shower, chrome washroom accessories and a high efficiency dual flush toilet. The Jack Condos will exude an unmatched urban vibe, with sleek designs and beautiful touches that have never been seen before. Some of the amenities that will be accessible to its residents include a valet service, 24/7 concierge/security, fully supplied gym facility with state of the art equipment, a yoga studio, common rooftop deck, accompanied by a landscaped garden, outdoor patio with a BBQ area, party room, meeting/function room, games/recreation room and a guest suite. In addition to these, the development will also include a parking space that can accommodate 242 cars, out of which 240 of them are situated below grade on four levels. The remaining two are located at the ground level which will only be used for short term pick up and drop-off purposes. 188 parking spaces have been assigned for its residents while 9 are reserved for visitors and the remaining 43 are surplus spaces. The Jack Condos will have bicycle parking slots which can accommodate 168 bicycles. 148 of these have been assigned for its residents while 12 are reserved for visitors. 2 bicycle slots have also been assigned for commercial occupants and 6 spots have been allocated for visitor commercial inhabitants. The design of this new development will blend in with the charm of Yonge Street. At the street level, it will feature opulent limestone cladding along with a present day aesthetic that will encompass a luxury lifestyle along with simple yet upscale materials, to create a classic timeless ambiance. Thanks to its sophisticated architecture, this building is sure to transform the former CHUM building into an elegant living experience.
Location & Neighbourhood
Located just a few steps away from a lush forest of ravines and parkland, the Jack Condos will appeal to buyers who are seeking an urban sanctuary which is in close proximity to world-class shops, designer boutiques, trendy restaurants, cafes, entertainment, schools, a network of walking and cycling paths, a playground, two tennis courts, parks which include Glenn Gould Park, Pricefield Playground and David A. Balfour Park, as well as many other professional services. The location of this development comes with an excellent Walk score of 90/100, which indicates that the area is very walkable and majority of your daily errands can be accomplished on foot, without the need for using cars. The Jack Condos is located in the Deer Park neighborhood of Toronto and features several green spaces in and around it. Located in Midtown Toronto’s heart, Deer Park is one of the most happening neighborhoods in the city. The neighborhood has lots of amenities and as such you can always get what you want or need even if way past normal hours. Not only is this neighborhood a great place to live, it is also an amazing place for work and play as well. One of the main USPs of this neighborhood is the availability of multiple transit options. Condos make up most of the real estate properties here and as such you have multiple properties to choose from. The area is also home to some prominent commercial buildings giving you the opportunity to walk to work and save money on transportation. The central location of the neighborhood also promotes hassle-free travel by car. The neighborhood has an urban feel even while being amidst a city. One of the main attractions in the neighborhood is the David A Belfour Park where you can also find the famous Rosehill Reservoir. This park is one of the most treasured green spaces in Toronto. There is a reflecting pool of four acres within this park which is lined with cobblestones. There is also a waterfall and a small bridge which is adjacent to this. This is one the places in Toronto where you can come and relax and enjoy the greenery just to escape from the concrete jungle. Deer Park also has some of the best eating places including ‘Holy Chuck’ who make the best burgers in Toronto. The neighborhood is also a great destination for night outs and parties. Deer Park is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Toronto, thanks to its amazing transit options. It features the St Clair Subway station along with the Davisville Subway Station under its umbrella on either side of the neighborhood making it highly convenient for its residents to use. It also has several TTC buses as well as streetcar services that run through the area. The other reason for the locality being popular is its location. Deer Park is centrally located in the heart of Midtown Toronto and features several commercial buildings. Most professionals working here can simply walk to work and save up on time and money. When it comes to transit, there could be nothing better than living in Deer Park. The neighborhood has 2 subway stations along with multiple TTC buses and streetcar services. One of the most important intersections is St. Claire and Yonge Street. St Claire subway station is just adjacent to the intersection and can be availed to travel to any part of GTA. The Toronto subway can take you from one end of GTA to the other in 50 minutes. Another anticipated project is the TTC Eglinton Crosstown LRT expansion which will allow passengers to change from Line 1 to the new LRT. This will make travelling convenient in any direction throughout the city.
One of the best features about the Jack Condos is its prime location. The area comes with an excellent transit score of 87/100 which ensures the availability and abundance of transit options. Public transportation is readily accessible, thanks to the St Clair subway station which is just a few steps away, and streetcar services that run along St Clair Avenue. The Summerhill subway station is also in close proximity and can be reached within a few minutes of walking. The area is equally charming for motorists thanks to the abundance of arterial routes that are connected here. Drivers can get around using the major arterial roads that are well connected to Highway 401 and the Don Valley Parkway. Using these major highways, motorists can get around anywhere in the Greater Toronto Area effortlessly.
About The Developers
Aspen Ridge Homes have been a trusted home builder of freehold single-family dwellings for over 25 years. In recent years, they have started to aggressively venture into the hot and booming condominium market. For a long time, their philosophy has been long centered around building communities that focus on excellence, craftsmanship, quality and care. At Aspen Ridge Homes, they believe that a home is somewhere you may live your entire life. Moments that become a lifelong memory are produced in your home every day. While looking back on those memories of your family, it is important to have the setting of your dreams. They look towards fulfilling this dream by working closely with their clients to create the unique edifice of their future memories. Buyers get the luxury and advantage of working with the design consultants on how to best create the unique space for their family. This helps them in having everything exactly the way they want it. Aspen Ridge Homes have also started to branch in buildings condominium projects in downtown Toronto. Some of their other notable projects besides the Jack Condos include Scenic Condos on Eglinton and Studio 2 Condos.