What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Jan. 4 edition

Canada saw home sales drop across the country last year, with the volume of homes sold down 18.3 per cent compared to 2016. With new mortgage stress-test rules now in effect, the Canadian housing market should have an eventful 2018, too.

To kick off the year, with the holiday lull over, here are three homes in the market this week, all listed for around $1 million. Check out these properties in Cultus Lake, B.C., Calgary, Alta. and Toronto, Ont.

Which would you choose?

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

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
Location: Cultus Lake, British Columbia
List Price: $999,900
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
What this 980-square-foot home lacks in size it makes up for with waterfront views.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
The lakefront property is located an hour and a half from Vancouver on a 25 x 60-foot lot.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
The home is located close to all kinds of summer recreation opportunities, like golf, waterslides, an amusement park, waterskiing, boating and hiking.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
There’s also a gas fireplace for those chillier nights.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
The cozy cottage has three bedrooms and one bathroom.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

19 Lakeshore Dr., Cultus Lake, B.C.
Step right out to the water from the covered sundeck.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
Location: Calgary, Alberta
List Price: $999,900
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
This 1,779-square-foot house is centrally located in Calgary, and is close to the Bow River and park space.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
The main and upper floors feature desert oak and wide plank hardwood floors.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
In the kithcen you’ll find high-end stainless steel appliances and an island with seating.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
There are four bedrooms, including this master suite with large windows and private patio.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
There are also three-and-a-half baths, including the master with free-standing tub.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

726 34 Street Northwest, Calgary, Alta.
The basement has a bedroom, bathroom, gym, and rec room with wet bar.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
Location: Toronto, Ontario
List Price: $999,999
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
This updated home has an open concept main level with hardwood floors.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
There’s even a fireplace to keep you cosy.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
The kitchen is modern, and includes the fridge, gas stove, dishwasher over-the-range microwave.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
There’s a breakfast area off the kitchen, with walkout to a covered deck in the backyard.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
There are three bedrooms upstairs and a fourth in the basement.
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What a $1 million home looks like this week in Canada

96 Amsterdam Ave., Toronto, Ont.
The home also has three bathrooms, including this large master four-piece ensuite.
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