Welcome to Hillurst, a neighbourhood in the city of Calgary with 4 Pre-Construction buildings with condos for sale. The average sale price for Pre-Construction condo units in Hillurst in 2020 was $299,900 with an average of 42 days on the market. There were 1 Pre-Construction condo units sold in Hillurst last year. The Pre-Construction condo building with the highest Dork Rating in Hillurst is SOLA in Calgary with a rating of 289 in 2020.
A very special portion of the real estate market exists in the area of development, or Pre-Construction, condos. These are units that are purchased based on the projected plans for a building that is not yet built. A buyer may visit a temporary showroom, located near to the proposed location of the building to see models and floor plans of the various units the seller hopes to construct, or simply receive a package with this information electronically. Purchasing at this stage allows the buyer to have greater control in the outcome of their unit. They can make a different type of investment and purchase at a lower price per square foot than what is typically available post-construction. If you want to be able to choose your floors, finishes and appliances, at less than the cost to purchase someone else's choices from the past, Pre-Construction condos for sale might appeal to you. It's not often that you have so many design choices when looking to purchase a home. There will be a number of layouts, options for total square footage, number of bedrooms and location within the building to choose from. Usually, this type of customization will require a second investment in renovations, as well as the purchase price of your home.
SOLA in Calgary in Hillurst was the most active Pre-Construction condo building in 2020 with 1 units sold in Hillurst. The Pre-Construction condo building in Hillurst with the highest average price per sqft last year was SOLA in Calgary at $691 per sqft.
When taking the leap on a Pre-Construction condo for sale, you'll be given a list of options that you'll be able to customize. Everything in the home will be brand new and they will likely be under warranty. Keep in mind that the developer is speculating on what they believe the final outcomes will be for the unit and building, they require some flexibility, not everything can be fixed into even the best agreements. This can make a good case for looking at the past projects of the developer. How close to their projected dates did they come? Do they have a history of big surprise closing costs or a history of great relationships with their buyers? How have their projects held up over time as places people want to live and as investments. This type of home purchase, more than others, requires a long term deal with your developer. You'll want a long term relationship that is mutually beneficial. Purchasing a unit in a building prior to the work beginning can have some tremendous benefits. It also requires deeper knowledge to arrange this type of purchase. A Real Estate Professional who specializes in development or Pre-Construction condos for sale may be helpful for protecting your investment. The money spent on a qualified agent may be easily recuperated with the thorough shaping of your agreement. You'll want to understand how the Pre-Construction payments are going to be structured and where you'll be spending versus saving. In an already finished home, it's easy to see how your money is being spent. With a Pre-Construction condo, being well informed will be a must.
Rosedale and Downtown West End are nearby neighbourhoods with Pre-Construction condo buildings. This neighbourhood is a Biker's Paradise with a bike score of 99. Good Transit is available in Hillurst. Hillurst is Very Walkable with a walk score of 74.
A great neighbourhood in Calgary, you will find 15 condo buildings within Hillurst with condos for sale and rent. Condo development in this neighbourhood has been booming with 8 Low-Rise, 4 Pre-Construction, 6 Mid-Rise, 1 Luxury, and 1 High-Rise in Hillurst. Many condos for sale in Hillurst feature excellent amenities perfectly located in Calgary. Condos for sale in Hillurst are on the market for an average of 49 days. Hillurst had 35 condos sold within it in 2020, an increase of 75% compared to the year before. Condos for sale in Hillurst had an average sale price of $$382,297 last year, an decrease of -40% from the prior year. This neighbourhood is Very Walkable with a walk score of 74. Good Transit is available in Hillurst. This neighbourhood is a Biker's Paradise with a bike score of 99. Rosedale and Hounsfield Heights are nearby neighbourhoods.
COBS Bread Bakery is a great bakery in Hillurst. Coffee shop lovers will appreciate local cafe's like Peppino and Good Trade Coffee Company. Locals of Hillurst love dining at Vero Bistro Moderne. There is a surprising amount of green space with Riley Park and Poppy Plaza in Hillurst. You can find the pharmacy Shoppers Drug Mart in Hillurst. Footjax is a shopping center in Hillurst that has something for everyone. There are always new exhibits and events happening at Calgary New Age Market and Framed on Fifth. If you're a health and fitness fanatic, hopefully you are living in a condo building with a great gym. If not Sidelined Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation Inc. is a super popular fitness center with locals. Take your pets to The New Forest. If you enjoy reading you will be happy Reg Erhardt Library at SAIT is in Hillurst. Hillhurst is a nearby schools for children living in Hillurst. There are many students in this neighbourhood as QCOM COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (QCT) is located within it. The closest light rail station is SB SAIT / AUArts / Jubilee CTrain Station.