The DTK Condos is an upcoming modern high-rise condominium that is coming to the downtown core in Kitchener. With 39 storeys, this building will be the city’s tallest while setting it apart from all of its neighbors. This condominium is being developed by IN8 Developments and has an occupancy date of Summer 2021. The DTX Condos will be placed in the heart of Kitchener’s downtown and will be projected to stand at 32 Duke Street East. Owing to its location in the heart of Waterloo’s constantly expanding tech center, Duke Town Kitchener is something that investors will show interest in. Besides the fact that this project is located in a city that is so clearly on the rise in terms of technological development, investors will also appreciate that presence of many ambitious students here in the business center. The DTK Condos promises to have mixed-use which will include a retail space available at its podium that spreads over 10,000 plus square feet. This retail space is ideal for cafes which the residents can enjoy. This development will feature suites ranging from one bedroom to one bedroom with dens and even two bedrooms. Some of the amenities available for residents include a rooftop terrace with barbecues, 24 hour concierge with security, a fitness center, parking lot and communal gardening plots on the fifth floor for those who are into gardening. Each of the suites in the DTK Condos comes complete with a luxurious technology package that gives the residents the ability to monitor their atmosphere, with options that allow them to control their living from their mobile device. The smart devices available include a smart door, smart thermostat and smart lighting. The DTK Condos tower is inherently unique in stature and its 39 storeys makes it the tallest in the city. In addition to the height of this development, sleek glass paneling and modern balconies also allow the building to both fit in perfectly and set it apart from the others in terms of aesthetics. The grey and blue exterior colour scheme paired with wooden bordering panels at the bottom adds a sense of professionalism and luxury.
Location & Neighbourhood
The minimalist, modern aesthetics of the DTK Condos fits perfectly for its neighborhood of the bustling downtown core of Kitchener. This condominium project is still in its pre-construction phase and is set for occupancy by 2021. The bustling neighborhood around the DTK Condos is packed with several options that include restaurants, bars, summer street festivals and culture packed museums. Residents here will also have the liberty to make the most out of the surrounding parks along with the grocery stores and the farmers market. Be it a cultural experience of a quick tasty bite that you are seeking, you will never come across a dull moment in this city. As one of the leading tech centers in Canada, packed with start-ups and established companies alike, residents will be able to make the most of the seamless travel throughout the city with the Frederick Street ION stop which is located in close proximity. The expressway as well as the GO station will also be at the fingertips for residents of the DTK Condos. Owing to the prime location, the DT Condos comes with an extraordinary walk score of 97/100. This implies that the area is very walkable and almost all your daily errands can be accomplished on foot. There is everything you need right around the corner which is easily accessible on foot without having the need to drive a car. Kitchener is the ideal place for both business professionals and students. The DTK Condos will be well-suited for students as the city’s well-recognised University of Waterloo campus is located merely a few steps away from it. This makes it convenient for off-campus students who are looking for a place in close proximity to attend classes without having to waste time in commuting. Early and late classes will no longer be a hassle for the students thanks to the seamless travel between home and college owing to the close proximity. Students will have the option to head home and wind down during breaks on otherwise exhausting lengthy breaks between classes. Located right in the heart of the Business District, this high-rise is also well suited for working professionals. Unlike the students living in the building, working residents here will have access to make the most out of the public transit being just steps away from home. This prime location is flourishing and features ever-growing tech hubs that also opens many work opportunities for those in the business, technological and start-up fields. This city is also ideal for cyclists as it is packed with designated bike lanes along with BikeKitchener, which is an initiative to help facilitate a cyclist culture that is sustainable and inclusive to all ages as well as abilities. BikeCheck is also available at select city events not limited to the Multicultural Festival, Kultrun Festival, and Ribfest. There is a lot of work being done currently to help in making cycling increasingly fun and safe for Kitchener’s wide range of citizens. When residents are immersed in the busy city life along with work or school schedule, they can enjoy winding down by taking a scenic stroll in the nearby parks, which are also perfect for outdoor summer activities as well as parties and picnics. Some of the notable parks in close proximity that the residents can take advantage of include Hibner Park, Sand Hill Park and Victoria Park. There are also several open play areas nearby where families can enjoy a quiet, relaxing weekend after a hectic work week. Investors as well as potential investors will be surprised by the influx of companies being born out of Waterloo. Being a tech center has also helped in exponentially urbanizing the area, especially in the city’s downtown core. They are also looking to take note of the development’s location in a largely student town, which is packed with students who are looking to make roots in the city.
About The Developers
IN8 Developments is one of the most incredibly successful developers that have primarily been building in the Waterloo region. They have been dedicating themselves to the continued urban development in this city, and it is determined to go a long way towards making it on of the cities of the future in Southern Ontario. It has two universities which they have been able to build off by investing heavily into their information and tech industries. Today it has become a thriving community that is attracting some of the best tech professionals from all over the world. The IN8 Developments have spent over 20 years in the development and tech industries, and this very experience has helped them in learning the importance of quality craftsmanship, stunning design and premium locations. These tenets have resulted in IN8 Developments leaving behind an incredible mark on the city of Waterloo, which is a city on the rise. There are two universities here which have greatly contributed to the newfound resurgence for the twin cities. The University of Waterloo along with the Wilfrid Laurier University are both community staples and have been two of the biggest employers in the city. Besides the employment opportunities that the universities are offering, companies are also seeking out the young talent that are being produced in these schools. This is one of the main reasons behind thee fact that many tech companies have been appearing here. The prevalence of tech companies in this city are however nothing new. BlackBerry, formerly known as Research in Motion, is headquartered here, and while this telecommunications company is now nowhere near as massive as they once used to be, they helped in signalling the city’s industry shifting toward informative technologies. Today, this city is home to several tech and information companies which include Descartes Systems Group, Kik Messenger and Teledyne DALSA. The dedication of Waterloo to being on the forefront of technology and information is embodied by IN8 Developments. They believe in approaching each of their projects with a progressive mindset that will help in shaping dynamic and sustainable neighborhoods. When approaching new construction projects, IN8 ensures to first examine their situation and then try to come up with intelligent housing solutions. Their mark can be seen throughout the City of Waterloo mainly through the Sage series. These developments offer luxury housing solutions throughout the city. These developments have been built in strategic locations in the city as they can be found near both universities as well as close to the Waterloo uptown core.