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
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)
One heated underground parking spot and one storage locker are included. Step into Luxury with this modern, open concept layout that has been exclusively owner occupied. Owner upgrades include Benjamin Moore's Aura paint, Grohe bathroom fixtures, & Nest thermostat to name a few. The kitchen is appointed with European appliances concealed fridge and dishwasher, AEG wall oven and cooktop. Quartz countertops, glass tile backsplash, under cabinet valence lighting and island with both storage and seating. Rich hardwood flooring found throughout. The bathroom features marble countertop with marble tiled shower and floor, mixed with rain shower head complete with chrome accents. The building offers hotel inspired amenities; concierge service, fitness centre, theatre, party room and terrace with BBQ and Hot Tub overlooking Dows Lake. Located steps away from vibrant Preston St., Shuttle to Civic Hospital and connected to the rest of Ottawa by the O-Train. Flexible closing date. (id:6117)
Beautiful, bright 3 bedroom condo with a spectacular view of the Ottawa River! Stunningly renovated kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The living room is open to the kitchen eating area and offers plenty of space to entertain. Access the private, west facing balcony from either the living room or master bedroom. The oversized master bedroom features a renovated ensuite and a walk-in closet with custom built-in cabinetry. Bedroom 2 and 3 are generously proportioned. Enjoy the amenities this building has to offer - guest suite, exercise room, games room, indoor pool, sauna, tennis courts, outdoor shuffleboard, a library and walking trails to the Ottawa River. There is also storage for bikes and small boats, as well as a car wash bay located in the lower level garage. This building has it all, simply unpack and relax! (id:6117)
Great open concept unit with a fabulous view! Updated 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, parking & storage - perfect for a first purchase, investment or those looking for a solid condo building. Building amenities include: exercise room, rooftop terrace, heated outdoor pool, 3 guest suites, party room, hobby room, covered and visitor parking. Heat, hydro, & water all included in condo fees! Close to shopping, schools, and amenities - the location will not disappoint! (id:6117)
In a pristine unit where sleek, modern style lends itself to a concise package, find the condo lifestyle decidedly alluring - immaculate, bright, ready and waiting. It lies within ultra-chic La Tiffani 2 - a project that lifted Ottawas skyline to new design & style heights. Upgrades and high-end extras leave every room at its best; open living space yields great flow. On-trend space in a dynamic urban community - see it today! (id:6117)
A rare chance to own a condo in a small boutique style building within walking distance to shops & restaurants on Beechwood Ave. This 2 bed, 2 full bath condo features an efficient floor plan including a large LR / DR, w/ patio doors onto balcony, a spacious master bedroom w/ ensuite bathroom & balcony access, traditional kitchen w/ lots of counter space & an in-suite laundry room. Complete w/ parking & storage locker, it's a great buy! (id:6117)
This spacious 3 bedroom condo offers a carefree lifestyle for anyone thinking about downsizing but still wants space to entertain. Large living room with newer gas fireplace insert and separate dining room. Updated kitchen with great storage and sunny eating area. Spacious balcony located right off the kitchen overlooks lovely mature green space that you don't have to maintain! This is the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or tea. Rare three bedroom unit offers good flexibility; use one as a den and still have room for overnight guests. Generous master suite with walk-in closet, 4 piece ensuite bath and large windows. In-unit laundry & storage area, lots of closets throughout and an attached garage with 1 indoor parking & 2 guest parking in laneway. Great adult oriented community situated in a lovely park setting includes a salt water pool and a lifestyle opportunity to travel and not worry about maintenance. Freshly painted, updated engineered wood flooring throughout. (id:6117)
Beautifully renovated unit with a great view of the city, this unit offers an open concept of the kitchen, living room and dining. Very spacious and bright. Both bathrooms have been renovated, in suite laundry room. The building is very well maintained, it has a party room, gym squash court and other facilities. The unit is leased for 1,350 until end of July 2019. (id:6117)
Prime location, close to everything you need, and easy access to Ottawa University. A beautiful corner unit with a view of the southern and eastern parts of the city from two balconies. Enjoy all the amenities this popular building has to offer such as an indoor pool, Sauna, party room, workshop and exercise center. A great size working kitchen offers lots of space, with center island, ceramic tile floor and back splash and open to the eating/dining area. A very comfortable size living room with easy care laminate flooring and a large patio door to your spacious balcony with an easterly view. A fabulous place to relax and take in some fresh air. Patio door to balcony from the second bedrooms faces the south, his and hers closet in the master bedroom. A very good size storage room is located close to the front entrance of the unit. This unit shows very well, don't miss your opportunity to see this one!!! (id:6117)
Fully furnished two bedroom two bath in Little Italy's chic Soho apartment condo. Tandem parking for two cars underground , storage locker and lovely view of the city and the Ottawa river included at no extra charge. Turn key for students . Furniture included Two beds ( bedding) wall unit, two desks, sofa bed , dinning table and chairs , office chairs , coffee table , floor lamps , bookshelf, window coverings and more. (id:6117)