Universal City Condos is a new condo project by Chestnut Hill Developments, located at 1474 Bayly Street, Pickering, ON. The tower of the third phase is expected to be 32 storeys high and the development will feature a total of 359 units.
At present, Universal City Condos 3 is a master-planned community that has already become highly popular and is topping the list of the most anticipated condos of the GTA.
Situated just east of Liverpool Road these charming condos are located very close to the waterfront. Thus, one can expect a scenic view from the condos and a tranquil neighborhood. Also, there is a new entertainment center, DLive being developed close to the condos which is easily accessible due to the convenient transit facilities nearby.
Features and Amenities
All the details of the project have not been disclosed as of now. However, with the details that have come out, the project’s expected occupancy date is in 2023. There are a total of 32 storeys in the building of Phase 3 of Universal City Condos with 359 condo suites spread across them.
The tower will have a highly unique, geometric design that is sleek and stylish. The units will feature large windows and other upscale features that will make the condos stand out in the neighborhood. The development is offering three types of layouts- one-bedroom units, two-bedroom units, and three-bedroom units. All these units will also have open-concept layouts and spacious balconies.
Universal City Condos 3 will include a retail as well as commercial space on its ground level and great amenity space. As per the details disclosed as of now, the amenities will include a fitness center, change rooms, sauna, a party room with kitchen and dining area as well as a lounge space for the residents to enjoy. The outdoor amenity space would include a landscaped terrace, cabanas, BBQs, fire-pit, and much more.
Chestnut Hill Developments is known in the city for supplying premium quality, stainless-steel appliances in the condos. Thus, a similar facility is expected to be a part of Universal City Condos 3 as well.
Location and Neighborhood
The region of Universal City Condos 3 has a walk score of 50. That is, the area is quite walkable, and one can find a decent number of facilities at a walking distance from the development. The location has plenty of great restaurants that offer exciting cuisines. Also, DLive, the new entertainment center planned in the neighborhood, will feature a complex, including all the great things that you can think of.
It would include a waterpark, golf course, film studio and a convention center amongst other things. In fact, this complex is expected to hold great retail and commercial opportunities and around 10,000 new job opportunities for the individuals.
There are several good schools of both primary and secondary level located quite close to the condos. This makes the location an ideal pick for both families as well as students. Durham College and Centennial College are also located in close vicinity to these condos; that is, they can be reached within just 5 minutes.
Accessibility and highlights
The neighborhood of Universal City Condos 3 is considered to be fairly commutable as the area hold a transit score of 60 out of 100 and a bike score of 46 out of 100. Few of the biggest brands’ stores can be accessed easily from these condos include Walmart, Healthy planet, Canadian Tire, Winners, Kitchen Stuff Plus, and Ashley Homestore.
One can find several recreational places around the neighborhood too. The most popular ones include Pickering Playing Fields and recreation Complex and Annandale Golf and Curling Club.
Pickering Town Centre is also located very close to the development. The Centre can be reached within 4 minutes and has over 200 retail stores present in it. Few of the prominent ones include Hudson’s Bay, Cineplex Cinemas and Saks Fifth Avenue. One can also access drug stores and hospitals easily from the condos.
Pickering GO Station is located just a 7-minutes walking distance away. This means that the residents of the condos will be able to access it easily. From here, one can reach Union Station within merely 25 minutes. Highway 401 is also easily accessible from the condos and is a convenient option for those having their own vehicle for commuting.
About the developer
Chestnut Hill Developments specializes in the development of low-rise, mid-rise as well as high-rise master-planned communities. The firm believes In building homes for a stay that are premium in quality and affordable at the same time. The developments by Chestnut Hill Developments are known for having ideal locations with all the facilities easily available for the residents. The Address at High Park and San Francisco by the Bay are two of its most successful past developments.