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Technology Windsor, N.S. Mansion Is Selling For Less Than Some Big-City Condos

09:26  14 september  2018
09:26  14 september  2018 Source:   huffingtonpost.ca

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Today, that property comes from Nova Scotia, where a stunning eight-bedroom Victorian house, complete with a pool, two dishwashers, and a wine cellar has been listed for the same price as some tiny, one-bedroom condos in Canada' s larger cities . Located in the town of Windsor , the gateway to

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an old house with trees in the background: The Lawson House is now on the market for a second time, after a $100,000 price reduction. © Provided by AOL Inc. The Lawson House is now on the market for a second time, after a $100,000 price reduction. Once in a while there comes along a piece of real estate that seems to good to be true.

Today, that property comes from Nova Scotia, where a stunning eight-bedroom Victorian house, complete with a pool, two dishwashers, and a wine cellar has been listed for the same price as some tiny, one-bedroom condos in Canada's larger cities.

Located in the town of Windsor, the gateway to the scenic Annapolis Valley, the 5,100 sq.-ft. home is attracting a huge amount of attention from potential buyers as far away as Dubai, realtor Johnathon Benedict told HuffPost Canada.

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Located in the town of Windsor , N . S ., this 5,100 sq.-ft. historic home is attracting a huge amount of attention from potential buyers as far away as Dubai.

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"This is truly an amazing property," Benedict said in a phone interview, adding it's his second go at selling the 120-year-old home — named Lawson House — after a significant price reduction.

Benedict listed the home in 2017 at a half-million dollar price point.

But it failed to generate much interest, and never sold, despite recent renovations and boasting a self-contained in-law suite with a full kitchen.

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Benedict convinced the owner that shaving $100,000 off the asking price would drum up potential buyers — and he wasn't wrong.

"The response has been great," he said, adding that a Facebook post about the property has really helped get the word out.

That post has been shared widely since it was posted Tuesday, with many commenters skeptical about the $395,000 asking price.

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In less than a week, views of the listing surpassed one million on the company' s website and its Facebook post had been shared more than And all of that for ,300 less than the average price of a condo apartment in the Toronto area, according to the latest report from the city ' s real estate board.

"This absolutely can NOT be true...not even in NS!" wrote Maruska Claygal. "The realtor must've forgotten to place an extra digit in front of the $395,000 price tag."

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It's a reaction we've seen before. In 2017, another Annapolis Valley mansion attracted worldwide attention when it was listed for just under $435,000.

Benedict says the property offers a little something for everyone — original hardwood floors run though most of the home, there's a basketball court, and custom cabinetry gives ample storage.

"I think, however, that my favourite part of the house is the entryway. It has so much beautiful woodwork and gorgeous wood floors."

a living room filled with furniture and a large window: Original hardwood floors remain in many parts of the home. © Provided by AOL Inc. Original hardwood floors remain in many parts of the home.

And while those familiar with Windsor might be wary of the small town's sleepy reputation, Benedict (who has called Windsor home his entire life) said he's noticed some revitalization in the area lately.

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A Nova Scotia mansion on the market is generating a lot of interest from buyers across Canada — probably because the 7,000 sq.-ft. home can be purchased for less than what many pay for a cramped condo in some major Canadian cities . The Mounce Mansion , located in Nova Scotia' s scenic

"We are trying to do it within the traditional North American model. So we all have our own jobs; it' s just a way of how you set up your space to foster the community piece that we seem to be missing," said Windsor , N . S . Mansion Is Selling For Less Than Some Big - City Condos . HuffPost Canada.

"You've got craft breweries, you have restaurants and shops, you have nearby wineries. It's really becoming a vibrant little town."

For comparison, here's what $395,000 will buy in large Canadian cities:

In Toronto, you can buy this 600 sq.-ft. condo, with one bedroom and one bathroom:

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In Calgary, this 1137 sq.-ft, two-bedroom, three-bathroom townhouse could be yours:

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In Vancouver, you can buy this 402 sq-ft. junior condo, with one bedroom and one bathroom:

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In Montreal, you could own this one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo:

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This article originally appeared on HuffPost Canada.

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