New Condo Building in Grandview-Commercial Drive
“On the Drive” is a new condo building coming in the Spring of 2014 to 2250 Commercial Drive, between East 6th and East 7th Ave. Built by Image Development Inc, this 5 storey building will have 58 units ranging from 500sqft 1 bedroom units to 1200sqft 2 bedroom units. The building is of concrete and steel construction and naturally will include the standard 2-5-10 year warranty for new builds.
Though not every unit has been released for sale (expect more to hit the market closer to Spring) currently the lowest priced 1 bedroom unit is $349,900 with the highest priced 2 bedroom unit at $835,000.
Interiors of 2250 Commercial Drive
Top floor units in this development should have views of the city and mountains, and based on the renderings of the building, these top floor units (typically the 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom units) will be 2 levels with 18′ ceilings, full height windows and 2 level west facing decks taking in the sun and views.
The interior finishes will be modern with glossy cabinets, integrated fridges solariums and spa-like bathrooms with LEED Building Principles.
The units will come with in suite laundry, bike lockers, recreation room (clubhouse), underground secure parking and storage. Strata fees have yet to be determined, but the developer has estimated them to be about 20cents per sqft (which is low).
Location of 2250 Commercial Drive
The location of 2250 Commercial Drive is right in the heart of the vibrant Grandview, meaning you’re only steps to the coffee shops and cafes, shops, restaurants and bars, with the Commercial Drive Skytrain, Shoppers Drug Mart and Safeway only a few blocks away. The location was a Walkscore of 95, meaning it’s a Walker’s Paradise.