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The Wade
Uses: condo, commercial
Address: 1105 Pandora Avenue; 1110-1120 Johnson Street
Municipality: Victoria
Region: Downtown Victoria
Storeys: 5
Condo units: 102 (studio/bachelor, 1BR, 2BR, penthouse)
Sales status: pre-sales
The Wade is a two-building, 102-unit mixed-use condominium and ground floor commercial development spanning th... (view full profile)
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The Wade | Condos; commercial | 5 and 4-storeys | Under construction


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#261 Nparker

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 10:06 AM

The groundbreaking for the new-build portion is slated to begin on Monday.

Will you be there Mike to check out the location of your property, or is your purchase in the "old" section?



#262 Mike K.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 10:38 AM

Check on the location of the property? Sorry, I'm not sure what you mean.


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#263 Nparker

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 10:39 AM

Check on the location of the property? Sorry, I'm not sure what you mean.

The exact spot where your new home will rise.



#264 Mike K.

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 11:04 AM

Oh ok I getcha, yup, I'll be there to watch the first heaps of dirt get trucked away  :banana:


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#265 Nparker

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Posted 16 August 2017 - 11:07 AM

Oh ok I getcha, yup, I'll be there to watch the first heaps of dirt get trucked away  :banana:

It has to be fun seeing one's home (or is it an investment property?) literally get built from the ground up.  :)



#266 tonyo

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 10:24 AM

Just signed for a 2Bedroom and den on the 2nd floor.  Any buyers have any issues with the disclosure statement ( or the buyers agreement?)

 

thanks

 

tony


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#267 tonyo

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 06:57 PM

Any photos yet from the hole in the ground?  I'm in Vancouver and can't get over on a regular basis.


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#268 Mike K.

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Posted 21 August 2017 - 12:18 PM

Hi tonyo, there's an update with the latest photo coming soon to Citified. The link will also be posted here.

 

Welcome to VV, and congratulations on your purchase!


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#269 VicHockeyFan

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Posted 21 August 2017 - 12:21 PM

Just signed for a 2Bedroom and den on the 2nd floor.  Any buyers have any issues with the disclosure statement ( or the buyers agreement?)

 

thanks

 

tony

 

Congrats Tony!



#270 VibrantVictoria

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 07:31 AM

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Situated along Cook Street between Pandora Avenue and Johnson Street, The Wade condominium's underground parking excavation has begun. The full refit of the historic Medical Arts Building into condominiums began earlier this summer.

 

Excavation begins at The Wade condo development in Harris Green

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Excavation has begun at the site of The Wade, a five-storey, 102-unit condominium and ground floor retail complex on the edge of downtown Victoria’s Harris Green district.

 
Comprised of what will become a restored Medical Arts Building – one of Victoria’s most renowned examples of modernist architecture – and a new-build wing to its south, The Wade mixes old with new in an all-concrete lowrise development east of the city centre.
 
“We are very excited to have excavators on-site,” said developer David Price, partner at Victoria-based Tenfold Projects. “Crews are ripping up the surface parking lot today and by Wednesday there will be lots of visible progress.”
 
Although not nearly as big of a visual draw as excavators and trucks, remediation of The Wade’s historic wing began earlier this summer as workers began gutting the interior of the storied office building in preparation for a modern retrofit.
 
“You wouldn’t have necessarily noticed it when walking by but we began construction of The Wade months ago,” Price said, adding that the Medical Arts Building’s remediation was always considered the “first step of moving the project from a conceptual stage to reality” while excavation would signal the start of construction of the new-build wing and its underground component. [Full article]

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#271 Kapten Kapsell

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 07:41 AM

Good news- How many levels of underground parking will be accommodated under the new building ?  I assume 2 levels as there is no underground parking in the 'original' building, but I know that not every unit here will have parking...



#272 Mike K.

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 07:43 AM

I "think" two levels? I'll have to double check that.


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#273 MarkoJ

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 09:37 AM

What is the latest proposed completion date?


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#274 Mike K.

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 09:42 AM

Early 2019. I *think* the renovation might be completed ahead of the new-build, but that doesn't necessarily mean it will receive occupancy independent of the new-build.


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#275 sdwright.vic

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 11:44 AM

Isn't this a bit over the top?!?

"one of Victoria’s most renowned examples of modernist architecture"
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#276 Mike K.

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Posted 22 August 2017 - 11:46 AM

It was a very progressive building for its time (erected in the early 1950's). It's not a looker today, for sure, but back when it was built it was a landmark building for that area of town and despite its exterior cosmetic flaws it is structurally very sound.


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