Advantages To Taking On A DIY Project

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Advantages To Taking On A DIY Project

From a real estate perspective, there are many positives to investing in a fixer-upper. If you’re able to find a home in your desired area that’s far below the cost of the average neighbourhood house price, it’s a great opportunity to secure a property in a coveted location. You’ll not only benefit now but also in the long run, as living in an established, sought-after neighbourhood is a common must-have among house hunters, which will likely increase the resale value of your home.


If you’re someone who loves the charm and character of an older home paired with modern conveniences, buying a fixer-upper is a good route to take. Undergoing major home renovations offers the opportunity to customize the house to your style.


If you are currently looking for a home you can customize to suit your style, then read about this home situated at 56 Bicknell Avenue in Toronto.



Located in a convenient part of the city, this wonderful 3 bedroom home is a short walk to the TTC, upcoming Eglinton Crosstown LRT, schools, shops, parks, and all that you may need. Embrace the spirit of Do-it-yourself with this original home on a quiet street in a desirable pocket. This charming home features bright and large rooms with plenty of potential for the savvy investor or creative home buyer.


The living and dining areas are perfect for entertaining, with an airy feel. This home has many large windows that let in plenty of sunlight, and original details which add character to the home.


The roomy kitchen is functional with plenty of counter and cabinet space, appliances, and a walk-out to the backyard. The backyard has enough space to grow your own flower or vegetable garden.


The home’s large finished basement features a walk-out and is great for guests or extended family to stay in. Perfect for young urban professionals, retirees or growing families alike; this property has a beautiful shell offering incredible value in the heart of the city.


To view the Virtual Tour click HERE.

For more information on this property contact Urania Culotta today!


Urania Culotta

Sales Representative

RE/MAX Premier Inc., Brokerage
Independently owned and operated

Office: (416) 987-8000

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