The Waterfront Condo complex lies just South of the Bow River. It is a mega-project by Anthem Properties which consists of 10 structures. The Waterfront Condos are popular among young, vibrant urban professionals who are willing to pay, and can well afford a bit of a premium for quality and location.
The WATERFRONT Condominium project is one of Calgary’s newest and most exciting condo projects located at 222 Riverfront Ave. S.W. in Downtown’s Chinatown District. It is designed by Rafii Architects and Durante Kreuk. Interior finishing selected by Insight Design Group. The commercial spaces in Waterfront continue to be managed by Anthem for long term viability.It is situated directly east from the Eau Claire Market, an therefore very close to the Eau Claire YMCA and central business core of downtown Calgary. It is catty corner from 205 Riverfront Condo. The Waterfront Condo is a large complex and so there is usually quite a few listings for sale here. You should therefore take note the page turners at the bottom of the listings shown below.
There are three towers already built as at time of writing for the Waterfront Condo complex. All of the towers are connected by the Grand Lobby. The 25 story Tower II(B) is on the Southwest corner of the complex, the 22 story Tower II is just east of that, and the third tower is was completed in 2105 and is on the North Side by the Bow River. It has 16 floors of living units.
In addition, there is another 18 story high-rise Planned, the Parkside SW, 3 Mid-rises and 3 Low-rises. The Outlook at Waterfront is already completed and is a 4-story low-rise.
WATERFRONT CONDO AMENITIES
- Concierge Service – Around the Clock
- Total Security – double security overhead doors in the underground parking.
- Access to unit holder floor only by way of electronic key fob in elevator.
- Water Feature and full size fireplace in grand lobby
- Over 6,000 square feet of amenity space
- Fitness facility with yoga studio, shower and steam rooms.
- Whirlpool overlooking the courtyard gardens
- Lounge with billiard and card tables
- Landscaped courtyard
- Movie Theater
- Yoga Studio with shower rooms
- Guest suite in Tower II
- Assigned parking and storage lockers
- Two car wash bays
- Granite Thresholds
- Floor to ceiling windows
- Low-E windows and advanced Control Logic temperature regulating system
- High speed voice, data, satellite and broadband video applications via Media Convergence Centre by subscription
- Close proximity to the Downtown Core, Eau Claire, bicycle path, and Prince’s Island Park
RESTRICTIONS in the Waterfront Condo
Pets by Board approval
Access to the Waterfront condo underground parking is by way of 2nd Street SW. Unit holder parking is contained within a 2nd security gate. There are ample visitor stalls on level P1 and there are four parking levels. The parking stalls are assigned.
THE RESIDENCES – Tower A & B
New residences at Waterfront condo range were priced from the low $400’s for a one bedroom 581 sq. ft. unit to over $6 million for a 3358 sq. ft. penthouse. All Residences at Waterfront condo feature designer kitchens with premium appliances, stone kitchen counter-tops and a choice of three style schemes. One assigned parking stall is included.
- 36 oz. anti-static carpets
- Stackable washer and dryers in laundry closet
The Flats at Waterfront range in price started in the low $300’s for a new one bedroom unit measuring 527 sq. ft. to over $500K for a two bedroom unit measuring up to 1054 square feet. All of the FLATS feature designer kitchens with premium appliances, stone countertops and a choice of two schemes. One assigned parking stall is included. The Flats are situated on floors two to six. Some units have optional upgraded privacy walls.
WATERFRONT CONDO SUB-PENTHOUSE KITCHEN FEATURES
- Sub-Zero refrigerator with dual pull-out freezer drawers and custom cabinetry front
- Electrolux Stainless gas counter-top stove
- Electrolux professional wall oven
- Broan stainless range hood fan
- Electrolux Icon dishwasher with custom cabinetry front panel
- Panasonic stainless steel microwave
- Electrolux 48 bottle under-counter wine cooler
- Solid maple shaker-style cabinetry, custom stained finishes
- Polished stone counter-tops
WATERFRONT PENTHOUSE SUITES
The Waterfront Penthouse Suites include a spacious outdoor landscaped terrace and 5-6 person hot tub. In addition, the en-suite baths have Nuheat in-floor heating, and optional widescreen gas fireplace and/or Gardall heavy duty fire safe.
Future construction planned for a number of Waterfront Parkside Towers.
Mike Leibel is a Calgary Realtor that specializes in Downtown condominiums.