Celebrating over a quarter century of developing outstanding communities, Empire Communities is one of the leading builders in North America, with many industrial, commercial, and residential projects to their name. Their residential projects include a vast collection of: low-rise residences, high-rise condominiums, luxury custom-built homes, and inexpensive houses. The Vaughan based company was founded in 1993 and has built a reputation for producing prestigious, awarding-winning residences; all with exclusive amenities that residents can enjoy. It’s their customer service standards and outstanding ability to pay close attention to details that have lead them to become what they are today. They have single-handedly lead the development of over 10,000 new residences and condos across a wide selection of Canadian neighborhoods. Today, Empire Communities is one of the largest property builders in North America and their footprint can be seen across; Southern Ontario, Toronto, and the Southern parts of the United States.
Empire Communities is devoted to building outstanding communities that are functional and vibrant; whole also offering convenient access to transportation, diners, shops, recreation options, entertainment venues, and essential services. Empire Communities has carried out projects in some of the most sought after communities in Texas, in an attempt to expand the company’s footprint and share their passion with the rest of the world. The talented property development team is aiming to build over a dozen homes in Montgomery as well. Homes will range from 2,900 to 3,500 square feet in size, to give homeowners a wide selection of choices for their desired residence. Empire Communities also intends to take the neighborhood’s environment into consideration when designing the project. Homes are expected to feature state-of-the-art architecture and finishes that complements the wooded environment in the area. Pricing for homes is expected to start as high as $300,000s. Coming February a model home is to be developed for the project and presales will commence in March. The company plans to expand their reach into other areas of Texas — such as Austin and Dallas-Fort Worth — in the near future and they intend to use their innovative ideas to bring a new and higher standard for residential building designs in the area. Projects to be developed in Texas include: City Homes, Design+Build, Dellrose, Balmoral, Fairway Farms, Hidden Lake, Lakeside, and Woodforest, among others.
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While all of their residential developments are undeniably satisfactory, some of their most coveted residences include: Senses Condominiums, Empire Phoenix Condos, and Water Tower at Eau Du Soleil. In addition to this, The Beyond the Sea and Star Tower was one of Empire Communities’ most coveted developments in 2012. This new condominium and townhouse development — located at Lakeshore Blvd West and Legion Road in Etobicoke — boasts a unique array of amenities and a convenient location. Pricing for units in the tower ranged from $429,990 to $1,359,990. The development introduced a total of 832 units to home buyers.
Empire Phoenix condos is located on 251 Manitoba Street, Etobicoke and is certainly one of their most highly anticipated condominiums — expected to be completed in 2021. The project includes 3 bedroom luxury suites 29 stores above ground. Available units are expected to go on sale at a price range of $379,990 to $1,100,000, and will vary in size from 510 to 1490 square feet. As we’ve come to expect from Empire Communities, Empire Phoenix will also boast a host of luxury amenities to keep residents entertained and feeling comfortable at home. Amenities will include a luxury outdoor swimming pool with a scenic view of the park, wash station for dogs, a fully equipped exercise room, and a lounge area for relaxation. A BBQ station on the rooftop is also included, in addition to a seating area and a cozy coffee-like lobby to welcome guests. One of their latest projects, Rain & Senses Condos, also garnered the attention of many home buyers. The residence, which was completed in 2019, is situated at Kerr Street and Speers Road in Oakville. Units were made available for prices starting at $579,990 up to $659,990. The project included a total of 532 units, sizes range from 1030 to 1173 square feet in a 21 storey tower. Empire Communities took care in deciding on the project location at Kerr & Speers, placing residents in the midst of great entertainment, food, recreation, shopping, and transportation options.
As one of the leading master-planned community developers in cities across Canada, Empire Communities has rightfully been nominated a number of times in the Canadian HR Awards, among others. The company was nominated in the “Canadian HR Team of the Year” category for companies with less than 500 employees and for the best HR Strategic Plan. These nominations marked the first time the company was nominated for these categories in the Canadian HR Awards. The award ceremony is yet to be held and the company will undoubtedly be able to add them to their arsenal of domestic and international awards for their marketing, design, sale skills and devotion to developing environmentally friendly homes. They have received the Green Builder of the Year Award from both the HHHBA as well as BILD.
In 2015, Empire Communities was awarded as the Ontario Home Builder of the Year by the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA). The company was also awarded for Best High or Mid-Rise Project Sales Brochure, and best website at the 2015 OHBA Awards of Distinction for the the Eau Du Soleil waterfront community.