What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - August 17 edition

These days, if you want to buy a house in the Greater Toronto Area, you’ll need to make at least six figures in order to afford it. If you’re willing to look outside of major urban hubs, however, there are certainly deals to be found.

This week, we look at homes in London, Ont., Buena Vista, Sask. and Vancouver, B.C. to see just how far $1 million can go in each city’s housing market.

All listings courtesy Zoocasa.

What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
Location: London, Ontario
List Price: $995,000
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
Located in London — Canada’s 15th largest city by population — this house shows the kind of bargain you can get if you look outside of the Greater Toronto Area in Ontario.
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
The classically-designed home sits on a quiet tree-lined street, and brings some of that wooded feel inside with this paneled office.
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
The gourmet kitchen features granite counters, a second sink for prep, cherry cabinetry and a Miele five-burner gas cooktop, all adjoining a formal dining room.
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
There are two bedrooms which would be suitable master suites, including this one with built-in and a four-piece ensuite. There are four bedrooms in total.
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
There are three-and-a-half bathrooms, including this one with vintage tile.
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What a $1 million home looks like in London this week

1058 Fraser Ave., London, Ont.
Outside in the spacious backyard (big enough for a pool), there is a stamped concrete patio and this hot tub protected in a custom gazebo.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
Location: Buena Vista, Saskatchewan
List Price: $999,900
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
Buena Vista is a village located about 40 kilometres northwest of Regina, the perfect place for this 3,204-square-foot custom home.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
The kitchen has lots of storage, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. You can enjoy your meal in the breakfast area, or in the formal dining room.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
There are four sunny bedrooms, including this master suite which has garden access, a large walk-in closet and ensuite.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
There are four bathrooms in the home, including the master bathroom with large soaker tub and a custom tile shower.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
The bedrooms are all spacious, and are perfect for making your office or craft space.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Buena Vista this week

1289 Highwood Ave., Buena Vista, Sask.
The fully-finished basement has a gas fireplace, wet bar, gym, steam shower, and walk-out to the above-ground pool.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
Location: Vancouver, B.C.
List Price: $998,000
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
Located in the heart of the Kensington Cedar Cottage area in Vancouver, this townhouse offers nearly 1,200-square-feet of city living.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
The open-concept floorplan allows for lots of light and an ease of flow through the main floor of the home.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
The kitchen features stainless steel Samsung appliances and a Fisher & Paykel fridge.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
There are three bedrooms in the home.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
There are also two bathrooms.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Vancouver this week

4333 Knight St., Vancouver, B.C.
Outside you’ll find a private patio and deck space, overlooking a courtyard that is only open to the six homes in the townhouse complex.
(Photo: Zoocasa)

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