What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week - Dec. 6 edition

There’s moderately good news for anyone looking to buy a home in the Greater Toronto Area: prices are down slightly in November from October. It will still cost an average $996,527 for a detached home in the city, but hey, it’s a start.

If you’ve got $1 million burning a hole in your pocket, or are just curious how Toronto’s homes stack up against other cities, check out these houses for sale in Markham, Ont., Surrey, B.C., and Halifax, N.S. right now.

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

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
Location: Markham, Ontario
List Price: $988,000
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
This bungalow is located about a 45 minute drive from downtown Toronto, in Markham Village.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
The roof has recently been replaced, as well as many of the windows and floors.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
The kitchen includes the stove, fridge, freezer and dishwasher.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
There are three bedrooms on the main floor of the home, with a potential fourth in the basement.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
There is also one bathroom.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

31 James Speight Rd., Markham, Ont.
The basement is fully finished, and has the potential for a second entrance to be put in.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
Location: Surrey, British Columbia
List Price: $989,000
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
This 2,565-square-foot home offers lots of space in a central location.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
The kitchen includes the fridge, stove and dishwasher.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
There are four bedrooms on the upper level and another two in the basement.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
There are also three bathrooms.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
The basement suite is set up to be turned into an income suite.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

8852 148 Street, Surrey, B.C.
There’s plenty of space outside, as the home sits on a 7,200-square-foot lot, and has a fully-fenced backyard.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
List Price: $999,000
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
This 4,600-square-foot home offers views of the Bedford Basin and the Northwest Arm.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
It offers lots of custom touches, including heated polished concrete floors.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
The designer kitchen features Bosch appliances.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
Here’s a look at the fridge and oven, built into the wall.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
There are four spacious bedroom in the home.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
There are also three-and-a-half bathrooms, including this master ensuite.
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What a $1 million home looks like in Canada this week

7 Palmer Hill Rd., Halifax, N.S.
Down the custom glass, steel and maple staircase, you’ll find a fully finished basement, including media rom and rec room with bar area.
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