Calgary’s beltline community expand with 286 new residences at Central Memorial Park
July 3, 2014, Calgary, AB – With $370 million in real estate sales in the Beltline Community in the past decade, the new condominium project is another example of Qualex-Landmark’s faith in the Calgary market.
Located on the former CIBC Operations Centre building site at 12th Ave and 2nd Street SW, PARK POINT faces onto Calgary’s two-hectare, historical Central Memorial Park in the very heart of the city’s vibrant, amenity-rich Beltline Community. With a Walk Score® rating of 100%, residents of PARK POINT will lay claim to living among the closest of any Calgarian to every conceivable urban neighborhood amenity and one of Canada’s oldest and most stunning urban parks.
“Aside from what will be one of the most centralized real estate opportunities in the city, the exceptional, protected panoramic views of Calgary and Central Memorial Park makes PARK POINT the best of class location for investing in an active lifestyle in the rapidly evolving Calgary City Centre,” says Mohammed Esfahani, managing director of Qualex-Landmark.
Designed by the global architectural firm IBI Group, PARK POINT will comprise of two residential towers. Phase One will include 286 homes, including primarily one and two bedrooms with optional den/flex space. Work / live homes will be located street level. As the tallest building in the immediate neighbourhood, select floorplates grow in size as they ascend the building creating a stepped effect with color enhancing the strong vertical architecture, further adding to the prestige nature of the address.
PARK POINT will host an expansive list of sophisticated, owner-accessed amenities. Amenity space will include a Yoga / Pilates Studio, steam room and sauna with change rooms, a private owners lounge and social space with a kitchen for entertaining, as well as a guest suite in each building. 24 hour concierge, secured parking, bike storage and bike maintenance stations will be accessible to owners as well as the bonus of vehicle, bike and dog wash areas. Overlooking Central Memorial Park is an outdoor Yoga / Pilates sundeck with additional outdoor space including a Zen Terrace, open air lounge with a firepit, bbq’s and ample seating for rest, relaxation and enjoyment.
“Understanding the needs and desires of urban-focused customers has been our number one priority,” says Parham Mahboubi, vice president, marketing and new developments of Qualex-Landmark. “It has allowed us the opportunity to continue to redefine the urban home and continue to offer centralized, luxury living solutions to the Calgary professional.”
Available in three designer colour palettes, PARK POINT homes are classic and sleek and designedwith functional living in mind. Italian-made Armony Cucine cabinetry will be one of the main features in every kitchen, along with natural stone countertops and a fully integrated luxury kitchen appliance package with gas cooktop. Expansive, energy efficient double glazed windows and individually controlledheating and cooling systems will maximize comfort in each home and offer control of independent living spaces as owners venture to and from professional and lifestyle based activities.
Qualex-Landmark has an extensive track record of both residential and commercial real estate success in the highly competitive Vancouver and Calgary markets. Qualex-Landmark has built its success on its ability to innovate and its dedication to quality and customer satisfaction. Previous projects in Calgary include STELLA, NOVA, LUNA, CALLA and MARK on 10th.