Situated just 10 minutes west of downtown Toronto, Humber Bay Shores offers a prime location close to urban amenities, yet surrounded by nature. The area has grown significantly over the past decade with a cluster of modern high-rise condominiums creating a distinct skyline for the community. It’s easily accessible with major highways and TTC connections nearby, and new shops, restaurants, grocery stores and cafes have enhanced the vibrancy of the neighbourhood.
Residents have three sprawling waterfront parks at their doorsteps: Humber Bay Shores Park, Humber Bay Park East and Humber Bay Park West. The parks line the shores of Lake Ontario and are interconnected, offering numerous opportunities for nature walks and stunning views of the Toronto skyline. If you’re looking for a new condo that blends urban conveniences, peaceful greenspaces and waterfront living, make sure to check out this collection of new developments now selling in Humber Bay.
Developer: The Conservatory Group
Estimated Completion: 2021
Priced from: $584,900
Water’s Edge is a 56-storey condominium now under construction at 2163 Lake Shore Boulevard West with flowing architectural lines and sophisticated interiors. The development by The Conservatory Group boasts an incredible array of resort-inspired amenities including a 24-hour concierge, indoor pool and a state-of-the-art fitness centre.
Floorplans are open-concept with bright and airy living spaces, gourmet kitchens, lavish master bedrooms and stunning views. Each suite includes a carefully-curated collection of features and finishes like wide-plank laminate flooring in main living areas, granite or quartz countertops in kitchens, and a stainless steel appliance package with a refrigerator, smooth-top range, built-in dishwasher and an integrated microwave and hood fan.
Developer: The Conservatory Group
Estimated Completion: 2019
Priced from: $804,900
Cove at Waterways by The Conservatory Group is situated south of Water’s Edge at The Cove, offering unobstructed views of the lake. Like its taller sister tower, Cove at Waterways presents an exclusive lakefront resort lifestyle with lavish amenities like a swimming pool, sauna, exercise room, virtual games room, outdoor lounge, party room and a pet grooming station.
Available suites boast spacious floorplans spanning 747 to 1,262 square feet with one-bedroom, one-bedroom-plus-den and two-bedroom layouts. Open-concept layouts are bright and spacious thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows, and feature modern kitchens and spa-inspired bathrooms.
Developer: Empire Communities
Estimated Completion: 2020
Priced from: $740,000
At 63- and 49-storeys high, the towers of Eau du Soleil Condos have become the centrepiece of the Humber Bay skyline. The ambitious master-planned community by Empire Communities will house approximately 55,000 square feet of commercial space including two restaurants, over 40,000 square feet of amenities, and a total of 1,280 units split between the Water Tower, Sky Tower and the podium.
Residents will have access to an impressive array of resort-like amenities, including a spa-inspired indoor saltwater pool and hot tub, an elegant party room with kitchen, and an exclusive multipurpose sky court and water lounge. There’s also a modern strength training zone, mixed martial arts room, car wash area and a seventh floor infinity terrace overlooking the lake. Occupancy is scheduled to start this spring and only a handful of suites remain.
Adding to Humber Bay’s shimmering skyline is Vita on the Lake by Mattamy Homes and Biddington Homes. The 53-storey tower was designed by Graziani + Corazza Architects Inc. and sports a slim profile and sleek exterior design with wraparound balconies and a black-and-white colour scheme using dark mullions and white slab edges.
Inside, Vita houses a total of 489 suites designed by the renowned U31 with simple elegance and functionality in mind. A selection of two-bedroom suites are still available with chic and contemporary living areas, gourmet kitchens and sweeping views. Elegant interior finishes include wide-plank laminate flooring, nine-foot ceilings, square-edged quartz countertops and frameless glass showers in bathrooms.
5. VITA TWO
The second phase of Mattamy and Biddington Homes’ Vita lakeside community consists of a 16-storey building by Graziani + Corazza Architects Inc. Sleek lines, recessed balconies and a light-coloured podium characterize this modern midrise, while interiors by Biase Interior Architects Inc. feature open-concept residential suites and innovative amenity spaces.
Residents and guests are greeted to a light-filled lobby with contemporary furniture and a 24-hour concierge service. Other amenities include an indoor swimming pool, expansive fitness room and yoga studio, guest suite, and party room with a barbeque terrace for relaxing, dining or grilling under the sun.