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Condo of the Week: $770,000 for a light-flooded two bedroom in Leslieville’s converted gum factory

Address: 245 Carlaw Avenue, Unit 210A
Neighbourhood: South Riverdale
Agent: Benjamin Ferguson  and Matthew Casselman, Re/Max Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage
Price: $769,900

The Place: A two-bedroom unit on the second floor of the historic Wrigley Lofts, a former gum factory turned live-work space in Leslieville. 

Bragging Rights: The hard loft offers a couple of rarities for a Leslieville condo: two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Plus, it comes with approved drawings for an additional mezzanine in the northeast corner that could act as a third bedroom.

Big Selling Point: Massive windows, sky-high ceilings, concrete mushroom columns and enough open floor space to hold your own Madonna-inspired dance class.

Possible Deal Breaker: Unless you’re the early-to-rise type, installing blackout curtains will be a top priority.

By the Numbers:

• $769,900
• 1,800 square feet
• $827.08 in monthly maintenance fees
• 2 bathrooms
• 2 bedrooms
• 1 parking space
• 1 set of approved drawings for a mezzanine