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Condomonium: $1.8 million for a penthouse suite in the HarbourView Estates

ADDRESS: 10 Navy Wharf Court, Penthouse 5

NEIGHBOURHOOD: Waterfront Communities–The Island

AGENT: David Harland, Harvey Kalles Real Estate

PRICE: $1,799,000

THE PLACE: This 46th-floor penthouse suite with floor-to-ceiling windows and a beautiful view of the lake (which you can from the master bedroom Jacuzzi—yes, the tub is in the bedroom) sits atop one of the HarbourView Estates buildings.

BRAGGING RIGHTS: The space is wired. Inspired by the LED lights illuminating the nearby CN Tower, the living area features a glass façade that glows and changes colour, remote-controlled shades, a 600-watt Geneva sound system and a 60-inch LG television.

BIG SELLING POINT: Amenities, amenities, amenities. As local developers continue to try to one-up each other, the luxe condo offerings get more and more ridiculous. Here, you have access to a 30,000 square-foot SuperClub, which boasts a 25-metre pool, squash, basketball and tennis courts and, yes, bowling lanes.

POSSIBLE DEAL BREAKER: Too much technology can be spooky—need we remind you what happened to the parents in Ray Bradbury’s The Veldt?—and, well, garish.

BY THE NUMBERS:
• $1,799,000
• $1,477.13/month in maintenance
• 2,200-plus square feet
• 46 storeys above the city
• 12-foot floor–to-ceiling windows
• 3 bedrooms
• 2 bathrooms
• 1 powder room