The Keefer Block development is another high rise building to bring some modern touch to the neighborhood of Chinatown to blend with its rich heritage. The exact site of this building is at the corner intersection of Keefer and Main Streets and to be precise, at 189 Keefer Street. With ever increasing demand for residential homes as a result of increased growth of Chinatown (both in terms of economy and Population), this is the place where investors ought to be. The night market of Chinatown, sky train, the heart of the downtown area, Gastown and Yaletown are easily accessible from this development.
$250,000 is the cost of the cheapest housing units in this residential development at the heart of Chinatown. The flats or studios cost $250k to $320k while the one bedroom homes go for $350k. The two bedroom units cost from $420k to $550k whereas those with dens costs $550,000. Units with three bedrooms go for more than half a million dollars.
NO. OF BEDROOM SIZE (in square feet) PRICE STUDIO 450-532 $250k-$320k 1 518-528 $310k-$350k 2 662-891 $410k-$550k 2 + DEN 879 $560k 3 956-1013 $550k-$580k
Condo Types and Sizes
The condo tower development will feature 10 floors and 81 homes. Concrete will be the main material used for construction. Units with one, two or three bedrooms and studios will be featured in this building with retail outlets occupying space on the ground floor. Flats, one bedroom, two bedroom, three bedroom homes and those with dens are the condo types featured in the building. The studios measure 450 square feet, one bedroom range from 484 to 528 square feet depending on its extra features such as balconies, 662 to 878 square feet is the size range of two bedroom homes and those with a three bedroom unit measuring more than 1000 square feet.
Hippy restaurants, clothing store selling the latest fashion trends and many other landmark developments make up the ever busy Chinatown neighborhood. The affordability of these units in a hot geographical area will be the major source of investor attraction. The tower is designed for functionality, affordability, luxury and openness. The interiors are well designed and decorated with an eye for detail.
Solterra is the brain behind this tower development. Many great completed developments in Surrey, South Granville, Vancouver Downtown as well as Squamish neighborhoods are the wonderful work of this respected company with good reputation. Whereas Occupy Design is in charge of the interior finishing and decoration, Rafii Architects drew up the buildingâ€™s plan and architecture.