Southport in Swansea
|Developer||State Building Group|
|Address||34 Southport St, Toronto|
|Number of Storeys||29|
|Number of Units||656|
About Southport in Swansea
THERE ARE THREE SIDES TO THIS SOUTHPORT STORY.
From the charming community atmosphere of Swansea comes a new landmark condominium. A truly unique lifestyle experience connected to three of Toronto’s most beloved locales.
Located at Southport Street just north of the Queensway this mixed use condominium project is set to rise in the highly coveted Swansea area. With two residential towers, townhomes and 35,000 sqft of retail at grade, Southport Square will become a community within itself.
Southport in Swansea Location
This desirable location is just moments away from the charming shops and restaurants of Bloor West Village, the near 400-acre scenic escape of High Park and Lake Ontario.
THE STORY OF… LIMITLESS POSSIBILITY – BLOOR WEST VILLAGE
Bloor West Village is undoubtedly one of Toronto’s most diverse corridors that draws countless visitors from all over the city. Designed for maximum walkability, this close-knit neighbourhood of historic homes and quaint parkettes is a beloved point of interest worthy of recognition. When you make Southport home, you will enjoy an eclectic offering of charming boutiques, delectable restaurants, artisanal bakeries, vibrant nightlife destinations and a host of community events all-year round.
THE STORY OF… WATERFRONT WONDERMENT – LAKE ONTARIO
Southport’s ideal location brings every aspect of Toronto’s pristine waterfront into the spotlight. Connect to Lake Ontario, the Humber Bay Arch Bridge, Humber Shores Park, Toronto’s best shoreline trails and so much more from this singular waterfront locale. As one of the city’s most beautiful natural features, residents will undoubtedly enjoy the coveted waterfront lifestyle available at Southport.
THE STORY OF… FAIRYTALE GREENSCAPE – HIGH PARK
As Toronto’s most expansive and impressive public park, High Park is a lush and remarkable public space that will surely capture the attention of Southport residents. Offering virtually limitless greenspace, High Park’s kilometres of hiking trails, beautiful lakefront views, dedicated picnic areas, greenhouses, sports facilities, dog park and zoo, and of course, Grenadier Pond, there’s always more sides of the Southport story to explore.
About the Developer
State Building Group
State Building Group has a history of outstanding real estate developments throughout the Greater Toronto Area. With a history spanning over fifty years, its success and growth can be attributed to anticipating trends, identifying premium locations, incorporating excellent designs and having the foresight and ability to pursue major real estate opportunities.
As a widely diversified real estate company based in Toronto, State Building Group has developed a full range of outstanding luxury condominiums and a number of prestigious single-family master-planned communities.
Southport in Swansea FAQs
How do I reserve a unit in this project?
After you review the floor plans and prices, if you know what suites you are interested in, you may reserve a suite online using our online reservation worksheet form at https://truecondos.com/worksheet.
Does filling out the worksheet form mean I’m committing to buy a suite?
No it is not a formal commitment, it is an expression of interest and the first step you must take if you are thinking about getting a unit in this project.
What does it mean that Andrew la Fleur is a “Platinum Agent”?
Platinum agents are the top selling agents who get preferred status with developers and first access to new projects before regular agents and the public.
Andrew la Fleur has been a top-selling pre-construction agent since 2007, and during this time he has achieved platinum status with many of the top builders and sales companies in the Greater Toronto Area.
For more information on about Platinum agents see this article: https://truecondos.com/5-things-to-know-about-buying-a-condo-with-a-platinum-vip-realtor-real-estate-agent/
How does it benefit me as a buyer to work with Andrew la Fleur as my Platinum Agent?
Working with me as your Platinum agent gives you several benefits
- You get the highest level of access in the building
- You pay the lowest possible price for the unit (prices are typically increased significantly after the Platinum sales event)
- The best possible incentives
- I do not represent the builder. I represent you. You benefit from my expertise of being a top selling pre-construction agent and investor myself since 2007.
- Access to my personal network of mortgage brokers, lawyers, property management, HST rebate services, handymen and much more.
- My services to you as a buyer are free
Do I get a cooling off period? What is it for?
Yes, after you sign the contract to purchase a suite you will have a standard 10-day cooling off period. It’s 10 calendar days, not business days from the time you sign.
The 10 days are primarily for 2 things: 1) to have a lawyer review your contract with you if you wish and 2) to get a mortgage pre-approval letter
Do I need to have a lawyer?
You don’t need to have a lawyer at the moment that you sign the agreement, however I always recommend that you have a qualified lawyer review your agreement of purchase and sale after you sign and during your 10-day cooling off period.
Not sure who to talk to? Don’t worry – getting a lawyer is something I can help you with. Contact me for more details.
Do I need to have a mortgage pre-approval to buy?
95% of all builders will require you to provide them with proof of financing capability in order to purchase. This is not required before you sign a contract, but it is usually required within 60 days of signing.
Not sure where to begin? Don’t worry – getting a mortgage pre-approval is something that I can help you with. Contact me for more details.
Do the prices include HST?
If you are purchasing for yourself and plan to move in, then yes, prices include the HST and there is nothing you will have to pay at final closing.
If you are purchasing as an investment rental property, then you will have to pay approximately 7.8% of the purchase price as HST on final closing.
This money is remitted to the CRA and as an investor renting out your property you can apply to the CRA immediately to get this money back. It usually takes about 1 month to get your rebate back.
For more information on the HST, see here:
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What are my closing costs on a pre-construction condo?
Closing costs on a pre-construction condo will vary greatly depending on the actual purchase price of the unit you are buying, but it also depends on the builder, the city that you are buying in, and the type of unit that you are buying.
Roughly speaking in Toronto you can expect to pay approximately 3-5% of the purchase price in closing costs when purchasing a brand new condo.
Check out this article for more info on closing costs:
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Are there any ‘hidden’ costs when buying a pre-construction condo?
No, there are no hidden fees when buying pre-construction condos because all fees must be disclosed in the agreement of purchase and sale. All purchasers have 10 days to review the agreement and have a lawyer advise them on the exact closing cost amounts. If you need a lawyer to help you we can suggest to you to several expert law firms that will review your agreement in detail.
Is it possible to assign my condo? How much is the assignment fee?
Most condo builders do allow you to sell your unit before the building is complete. This projcess is called selling by “assignment”.
There is usually an assignment fee and a legal fee associated with selling. Costs can range from $1000-7000. Contact me for more details.