What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - July 13 edition

This week, the Bank of Canada raised its interest rate by a quarter percentage point, and banks followed by raising their prime rates across the board. The time has come and gone to nab a lower rate mortgage, so potential homeowners will want to make sure that every penny spent on their home really counts.

In this roundup of million-dollar homes in Canada, we look at a modern home in Edmonton, Alta., an artistic marvel in Ottawa, Ont. and a cozy retreat in Victoria, B.C.

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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
Location: Edmonton, Alberta
List Price: $988,000
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
This custom built 2,500-square-foot home is located only blocks away from the University of Alberta.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, a granite countertop and custom cabinetry.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
The living room has a feature wall with a large gas fireplace.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
Upstairs, you’ll find four bedrooms, including the master suite which has a walk-in closet.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
Here’s another one of the well-sized bedrooms.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Edmonton this week

11150 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, Alta.
There are three-and-a-half bathrooms in the home. Downstairs, the basement is ready for finishing and has a walkout to the back yard.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
List Price: $995,000
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
This home in Ottawa’s Westboro neighbourhood is nearby Hampton Park, and other handy amenities.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
The modern, open-concept home has hardwood floors throughout and a gas fireplace nestled in a cultured stone wall.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
The kitchen has granite countertops, built-in appliances, a range hood fan and a combined breakfast bar and island, offering lots of space whether you’re cooking or eating.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
There are three spacious bedrooms upstairs in the home.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
There are also two full and two half-baths.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
The basement is fully finished, with a walkout to the backyard.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Ottawa this week

546 Hilson Avenue, Ottawa, Ont.
Outside, the backyard is surrounded by mature trees, giving you privacy to lounge on the deck or hang out in the hot tub.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
Location: Victoria, British Columbia
List Price: $980,000
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
This 2,350-square-foot home has hardwood and tile flooring throughout.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
The kitchen has been recently updated, and adjoins an informal eating area and the family room.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
There are three bedrooms in the home.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
There are also three bedrooms, including and updated master ensuite with bidet.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
The spare bedroom, which works well as an office, has its own private balcony and four-piece bathroom.
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What a $1 million house looks like in Victoria this week

4659 Deerwood Terrace, Victoria, B.C.
Relax on the private rear patio or rear deck — there are plenty of options!
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