412 25 ALDERNEY DRIVE, DARTMOUTH - Stunning is a great adjective to describe this penthouse style condo in The Avery on the Halifax Waterfront in Downtown Dartmouth. At more than 1,670 sq foot of gracious living you'll fall in love with the spatial layout and sense of home this condo provides. You'll be greeted in the formal entry with adjacent den/study area. Off the main area is a laundry utility room just before the great room. The great room truly is stunning with its 10' ceilings, expansive windows, custom millwork, engineered hardwood floors, solid surface counter, top quality appliances, and natural gas stove and fireplace that leads onto a wrap around balcony to capture the water & bridge views. The master retreat offers walk double closets including w/i, ensuite bath with double sinks and an oversized w/i shower. As a bonus you can access a private terrace off the master bedroom. There is a second bedroom with its own 4 pce ensuite and private terrace and the 3rd bedroom plus a guest powder room. You'll enjoy living large in The Avery with the sweeping views of the Harbour and city along with the twinkling of the McDonald Bridge lights. A designers touch is evident throughout this carefully planned penthouse style condo - this is a must to view. You'll love the fact the the condo comes with 2 heated and secured parking spaces, storage and a building with sought after amenities such as fitness centre, sauna, car & pet wash bay, hobby room, bicycle storage, resident super all in a professionally managed condominium building. The neighbourhood offers a great variety of pubs, restaurants, banks, pharmacies, professional services, steps to Alderney Farmers Market, public library, Alderney theatre, NSLC, ferry terminal and water taxi plus great areas for walking and quick access to the bridge. If you are looking to live in a quality built condominium building that is pet friendly, smoke free, and in the heart of Old Dartmouth then you'll want to book a private viewing of this suite.
Another developing area with an easy ferry or bridge commute to the Halifax business core at lower prices than the Halifax side of the harbour. A variety of home styles available in a great location, with easy access to all amenities.
The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada is a valuable resource for first time homebuyers. It offers lots of useful financial information, including a summary of the three key steps to successful mortgage shopping.http://www.fcac-acfc.gc.ca/Eng/resources/publications/mortgages/Pages/BuyingYo-Acheterv-20.aspx