The potential condominium owner should know how much that needs to be set aside in order to purchase and comfortably live in the condominium that is being considered. It is also important to be aware of the costs that are incurred for each of the units that are being considered so that it would be possible to make comparisons.
For new construction, the purchase price may include:
Any costs over and above the basic unit purchase price should be clearly outlined in the agreement of purchase and sale.
You should budget for these charges when you are considering buying. At final closing you will be required to pay the following costs:
Many of these additional costs do not apply to re-sale units, since they were already paid and/or factored into the purchase price.
There are more expenses involved in owning a condominium than just the purchase price. You need to include the following in your budget:
Your Guide to Ottawa Condos
Dare to compare penthouse condos in thriving Dow's Lake / Little Italy. Superior value in this 1206 square foot two bedroom plus den Domicile suite with wrap-around balcony accessible from the master bedroom and living room. The architect was having a good day when s/he drew the plans for this suite, endowing it with a functional, attractive layout. Upgrades include cook's kitchen with dual zone oven, home audio with HK amp, and storage locker on the same floor as the suite. The residents of "HOM" have created a warm community atmosphere in this healthy lifestyle-friendly building that is smoke-free, energy efficient (LEED Silver), BBQ friendly (natural gas hookup on your balcony), and a haven for cyclists (many storage options and a maintenance station). There's even a pet washing station and a car washing station. Take the foot bridge to Preston for dinner with your Realtor, whom you should call today. Photos taken prior to current tenancy. (id:6117)
TO BE BUILT!!! This luxurious 2 bedroom+den/2 bath end unit condo boasts quality finishings throughout & a functional layout, perfect for entertaining! Finishings include dark laminate floors, porcelain tiles & a modern open concept floor plan. This unit offers separate living and dining areas which are connected by the open concept kitchen. The chic kitchen offers plenty of counter space, a walk-in pantry & an island that can accommodate 4 barstools. The master suite features a spacious walk-in closet and 4-piece ensuite bath. A secondary bedroom and additional full bath can also be found. The entire space is flooded with natural light from the covered deck which is accessible from the dining room. This property provides both indoor and outdoor entertaining space. This unit boasts superior concrete soundproofing between units. Located in Embrun, this property is close to all amenities including shopping and recreational facilities! (id:6117)
TO BE BUILT!!! This luxurious 2 bedroom+den/2 bath end unit condo boasts quality finishings throughout & a functional layout, perfect for entertaining! Finishings include dark laminate floors, porcelain tiles & a modern open concept floor plan. This unit offers separate living & dining areas which are connected by the open concept kitchen. The chic kitchen offers plenty of counter space, a walk-in pantry and an island that can accommodate 4 barstools. The master suite features a spacious walk-in closet and 4-piece ensuite bath. A secondary bedroom and additional full bath can also be found. The entire space is flooded with natural light from the covered deck which is accessible from the dining room. This property provides both indoor and outdoor entertaining space. This unit boasts superior concrete soundproofing between units. Located in Embrun, this property is close to all amenities including shopping and recreational facilities! Call the listing agent directly for more information. (id:6117)
Excellent opportunity for investors and first time home buyers!! Fully renovated 4 bedroom townhome located on a child friendly street with no thru-way traffic, walking distance to shopping, restaurants & parks. Easy access to 417 and close to major bus routes to Ottawa U, Cite Collegial and LRT this conveniently located home is sure to impress the moment you walk in. Beautiful ceramic tile in the foyer leads to a thoughtfully laid out floor plan with high grade laminated flooring throughout. The spacious eat-in kitchen has been recently remodeled and features refreshed espresso cabinetry, new countertops as well as a modern glass backsplash. The second level boasts 4 generous bedrooms plus a beautifully updated main bath. No carpets throughout. Painted in modern greige tones. Newer furnace, A/C 2016. Parking at your door. Nothing to do but move in and enjoy! (id:6117)
ATTENTION INVESTORS. WELL RENTED END UNIT TUCKED AWAY IN PRIME RESIDENTIAL POCKET. LEASED TIL NOV 30/18 @ $1400 PER MONTH. WONDERFULLY OPEN LIVING/DINING WITH GLEAMING HARDWOODS & COZY WOOD BURNING FIREPLACE. SPARKLING WHITE CHEF'S QUALITY KITCHEN - GRANITE LEDGE / COFFEE BAR. EASY CARE CERAMICS. SLIDING DOORS OUT TO PRIVATE PORCH & YARD. NEUTRAL UPGRADED CARPETS UNDERFOOT THRU 3 WELL LIT BEDROOMS - GENEROUS CLOSET SPACE & SEPARATE STORAGE. NEWER BOILER / WATER HEATER. (id:6117)
Sunfilled corner/end unit! You will love this location - sit on your covered balcony and enjoy the morning sunrise and afternoon sunshine. Immediate occupancy available, this two bedroom condo apartment is ready to be moved into. Boasting engineered hardwood flooring, 5 appliances (in-suite laundry and storage), updated kitchen and bath. This condo apartment is equipped with wheelchair access/auto remote for apartment door and bathroom appliances. You may walk to all amenities and park walkways, library, recreation and so much more. Don't hesitate - this unit is ready for occupancy. (id:6117)
Executive 2 bedroom plus den w/southwest exposure. Open concept living and dining rooms. Master bedroom with luxurious 4 piece ensuite bathroom (incl shower & soaker tub). Ensuite Laundry. Ceramic in kitchen, foyer and bathrooms, with hardwood in living and dining rooms - bedrooms are carpeted. Five Appliances & hood fan included. Condo fees include heat!!! Underground parking and storage locker. Amenities include pool, whirlpool, sauna, exercise room, party room. 1130 sq ft, measurements from builders plans. (id:6117)
Attention Investors: Large upper unit offers apx. 1440sq.ft of living space, 2 good size bedrooms w/each their own ensuites & a 2 pc bath on main floor. Open concept living, dining & eat-in kitchen, patio doors to balcony, 5 appliances, central A/C, in-unit laundry rm, storage room and 1 parking spot. Certified Energy Star this unit has a forced air furnace, hot water on demand and low flush toilets. Within walking distance to park (across the street), schools, YMCA & public transportation. (Utilities: hydro is appx $80/mth, $60/mth nat. gas). Leased until 30/04/2020 (id:6117)
5 star hotel style, condo living on the 15th Floor. The model C (623 sqft) of the Soho in Little Italy has a Gorgeous view of the city & Gatineau Hills from your balcony. Close to schools, restaurants, transit (including LRT), shopping, recreation and Dows Lake. Included for use is a Concierge Service, Theatre, Gym, Party room, Pool(coming with Phase 2) & Hot Tub. Parking & storage are owned (P4). Cabinet Faced appliances are included with upgraded Quartz counters, cabinetry & backsplash. Floor to ceiling windows, hardwood with Tile in Bathroom & Carpet in bedroom. Laundry is in-unit. 24hr irrevocable. Some furniture available for purchase. Other room is balcony. Floor plan attached. Parking # 150 Locker #117. Property is Tenanted as Of June 20th, 2018 for One year at $2000/mnth (June 30th, 2019). 24 hours notice after June 20th, 2018 for showings. (id:6117)
This highly sought after condominium boasts beautiful landscaping throughout the grounds, ideally located close to transit and shopping. The amenities are endless within the condominium featuring an indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, library, party room, patio, exercise room and common room all conveniently situated on the main floor. Unit is located on the 7th floor with views facing east over the neighbourhood of Borden Farm. This spacious 1 bedroom + Den Unit features in-suite laundry, has been freshly painted and is move-in ready. Underground Parking and Storage Locker included. (id:6117)