Bauer Lofts at 191 King St S in Uptown Waterloo

by Warren McNeil

bauer lofts buildingHere is a video I did about the recent listing and sales activity at the Bauer lofts.

The Bauer lofts are situated in uptown Waterloo in a very desirable area. The location is ideal for anyone who wants to be close to all amenities with easy access to transit. The building is less then 5 years old and features luxury urban living at it’s finest. The Bauer lofts at 191 King St are steps away from Vincenzos and The Bauer Kitchen.

Building features and amenities are underground parking, 10 ft ceilings, balconies, exercise room, shared rooftop terrace, party & games room.

As of July 9 2012, here are the current real estate statistics

– Total number of active listings: 7
– Past sales YTD 2012: 3
– Price range of units sold in 2012: 320,000-330,000 for 1 bedroom units.
– Sales for Last 6 months of 2011 for 2 bedroom units: 380,000-392,000
– Highest recent sales which sold in 2011: 480,000 -492,000

In addition, units seem to be leasing for around:

1 bedroom: 1600
2 bedroom: 1850-2100

Here is the video:


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Warren & Melanie McNeil | Sales Representatives, Team McNeil
RE/MAX Twin City Realty, Brokerage ( 519.579.4110 | 519-498-8118

4 Loft & Condo Developments in Kitchener-Waterloo

By Warren McNeil

Searching for a condo or loft in Kitchener,Waterloo or Cambridge? Here are a few options to consider if you are in the market.

Kaufman Lofts – 404 & 410 King St W, KitchenerKaufman Lofts - Boca model - Kitchener Waterloo Condos & Lofts

 Situated downtown Kitchener on the corner of King and Victoria St is the Kaufman Lofts. This award winning development offers 11-13 foot high ceilings, polished concrete floors and columns, designer inspired kitchens, sliding barn doors, some units  feature subway style backsplash and granite counter tops, and full featured sumptuous bathrooms. Loft sizes range from 515 sq.ft in the SOHO up to 1135 sq.ft in the Neptune. For a complete list of floor plans, see Kaufman Lofts Floor Plans.

The Kaufman Lofts are built by Andrin Homes. As of this writing, there are currently 10 lofts for sale ranging in price from, 174,900 (600 sq.ft) to 289,900 (1120 sq.ft). There is also a 570 sq.ft unit available for 1,195 per/month lease.

LeMarche Condos – 165 Duke St, Kitchener

These beautiful condos are located in the east end of downtown Kitchener attached to the Kitchener Farmers Market (aka Your Kitchener Market). The developer is the Barrel Works who also built the Seagrams lofts in Waterloo. These condos are open concept in design, hardwood floors, modern kitchens with granite countertops and maple cabinetry. In-suite laundry, underground parking and use of a quiet court for get togethers with friends or family.

There are units currently for sale between $194,900(864 sq.ft) to $269,900 to (1294 sq.ft).

Seagrams Lofts –  3 & 5 Father David Bauer, Waterloo

Next is a Waterloo condo development which was also developed by the Barrel Works Group along with Terra View Homes and Kiwi Newton Construction. At a cost of over 25 million to develop, there are a total of 103 loftstyle condomiums that take up a site area of over 2.3 acres. Before the buildings were built, the site was used as a distillery warehouse, housing upto 17,000 barrels of whiskey.

Seagram Lofts is adaptive reuse of a brownfield site, which created residential property in the heart of Waterloo’s downtown core from two, heritage,  whisky-barrel warehouses. As part of downtown Waterloo’s revitalization, the project was the subject of much public interest.The project created 103 loft-style condominium units with high ceilings and large windows. Complementing these features are original brick walls and barrel-wood, evoking the old  warehouse feel.” source CMHC Case Study Waterloo Seagrams Lofts case study.

There is currently only one unit for sale that is priced at $359,000 and is 1260 sq.ft.

Sources: CMHC Case Study Waterloo Seagrams Lofts
CMHC Case Study Waterloo Seagrams Lofts

Bauer Lofts – 191 King St S. Waterloo Bauer Loft Waterloo

 A new development situated in Uptown Waterloo is the Bauer lofts. These modern lofts feature 10 foot ceilings and 8 foot high door entrances. Units range in size between 600-1200 sq.ft and larger.  The Bistro-style kitchen features centre island and stylish modern cabinetry. This development blends the old with the new .  All the units are almost sold out with the exception of one unit that is currently listed at $339,900 for 1265 sq.ft. They are leasing units between $1500 to $2850.

For more information about these or any other loft or condo in Kitchener-Waterloo area, please contact us.

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Warren & Melanie McNeil | Sales Representatives, Team McNeil
RE/MAX Twin City Realty, Brokerage ( 519.579.4110 | 519-498-8118
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