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Grand Rapids is Not Urban yet and I am okay with that!

By SVG / December 9, 2007 /

I truly enjoy walking around downtown Grand Rapids Michigan and being able to work in some of the downtown condo builds.   But a couple of  weekend ago I took a much needed vacation to Washington DC. It is a wonderful Urban City with great public transportation, tons of things to see and do for free. And let me tell you any kind of food you would want to eat they have.   The one thing I was able to notice about this big Urban City with over 1 million people is only a 10 X 10 mile area is they were to busy to smile.   When I first got on the train to head to my Sister and Brother –in-laws home I realize everyone had on the I-Pods, writing email on there Blackberry’s and looking at the floor. If you caught someone’s eye they may smile back, but it was rare. There seem to be a since that everyone had some place to get to and could not take the time to enjoy what was around them in the moment.   So I relived that we might be becoming a big city with big buildings and more on…

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Fox Lofts Offers New Incentives Too The Next Five Buyers!

By SVG / November 27, 2007 /

Fox Lofts is offering $5,000 cash back + 5 years free parking to the next 5 Buyers. Don’t wait! Promotion ends November 30, 2007. Ready to make a move? Fox Lofts offers one of the best standard finish list on the market: Stainless steel appliances Granite countertops (kitchen and bath) Solid maple cabinets Refinished wood floors Refinished brick Slate tile in bathroom Skylights and 10’+ ceilings Rooftop deck, hot tub and grills Attached, covered, secure parking (1 space included in promotion; others available) Washer/dryer hookups Additional storage space and a bike rack in the basement And the location can’t be beat!   Imagine what you could do with an extra $5,000 in your pocket: Deck out your condo Buy down your interest rate – see attached for pricing info Add to your down payment Upgrade your Christmas list If you would like a tour of the building or would like more information sent to you just let me know!

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Downtown Grand Rapids Video

By SVG / October 23, 2007 /

I came Across this great Video this week with pictures of Downtown Grand Rapids.  If your looking to purchase a condo in Downtown Grand Rapids this is a good Video to get familiar with some of the sites of downtown.

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Icon On Bond has been listed by Keller Williams Realty

By SVG / October 12, 2007 /

Keller Williams Realty, The Premier Downtown Grand Rapids Condo Realty Company, has just listed another downtown Condo Building “Icon On Bond“. Take a moment to review my other blogs about this great Condo development in Downtown Grand Rapids. To learn more about this building and the other condo buildings Keller Williams is helping to sell call me today. List of condo Developments Keller Williams has current listings: Fitzgerald Icon on Bond Avenue 23 Fox Lofts Union Square And listing in many more buildings.

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Icon On Bond – A Higher Standard of Living

By SVG / September 6, 2007 /

Last week I spent some time looking at the Icon on Bond building for a client and I thought I would let all of my blog readers know more about the building. Icon on Bond is located at 648 Monroe Ave, Grand Rapids Michigan. This is a new building that is close to completion. All of their model units are now open and move in for some of the owners will start the beginning of October, 2007.  All of the common area are finished until the sixth floor and that is moving along at a fast pace. Some of the great features in this building are New Construction with solid contract wall for limiting noise Attached parking under the building Private balconies overlooking the city and Grand River Granite Counter tops Stainless steel appliances Home Theatre room Gym Conference rooms No city and state taxes tell 2012. The list could go on and on! Pricing starts at $214,000 and goes up to $558,000 with many options to upgrade to your style.   This building is built for those who want downtown living but also enjoy privacy at the same time. This is a building that will help simplify your life…

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Another Great Union Square Condos for Sale! Open House Sunday Sept. 9th from 4-6pm!

By SVG / August 27, 2007 /

Third floor Union Square condo with Great Open Feel!  Downtown cool and tax free. Mortgage expenses are offset by property’s tax-free status. Union square condo owners pay NO city income tax, NO state income tax, and NO property tax. NEZ extends property tax benefits until 2019. This 100 year old historical old school is now a blend of contemporary and historical design with large window walls, exposed brick and city skyline. This is a true loft style condo, open with lots of natural light. Includes a modern kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. See photos and flyer at http://activerain.com/blogs/stevevolkers If you would like to hear more about the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market and How I (Steve Volkers at Keller Williams Realty) can help you buy or sell a Downtown Grand Rapids Condo please send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153.

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Links you want to check out for Downtown Grand Rapids Condos!

By SVG / August 17, 2007 /

There are many different condos in Downtown Grand Rapids to wade through. So take a look at some of these links to find the right Downtown Grand Rapids Condo for you and then give me a call to go and see them or ask any questions you might have. If I don’t have the answer I will find out for you.  If you would like to hear more about the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market and How I (Steve Volkers at Keller Williams Realty) can help you buy or sell a Downtown Grand Rapids Condo send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153. Union Square http://www.unionsquaregr.com/ Boardwalk http://boardwalkgr.com Plaza Towers http://plazatowerscondominiums.com/home.htm Hillmount http://www.hillmountgr.com Peck Building Condos http://www.rockforddevelopment.com/Brix?pageID=23 Cherry St. Lofts http://www.virginsoilgr.com/PROJECT_cherry.asp Fitzgerald http://www.thefitzgeraldresidences.com Icon on Bond http://www.icononbond.com Front Row http://www.rockforddevelopment.com/Brix?pageID=23 Gr Now http://www.grnow.com/ Downtown Grand Rapids http://www.downtowngr.org/index.php Search for Condos http://www.grar.com/

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Union Square Condos For Sale Information!

By SVG / August 17, 2007 /

Union Square Condos for Sale Number and Information   Number of Condos for sale 22  Pending Condos Sales 0  Price Range of Condos For Sale 1 bed 1 bath First Floor Condo $149,000 Up To 2 bedroom 2 bath Penthouse $408,000 Average Total Per Square Foot Price $ 216 per Square Foot  Websites about the area Union Square Rapid Growth Media Search for Condos Gr Now  If you would like to hear more about the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market and How I (Steve Volkers at Keller Williams Realty) can help you buy or sell a Downtown Grand Rapids Condo please send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153.

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Vlog about Tall House Condo Development

By SVG / August 17, 2007 /

If you would like to hear more about the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market and How I (Steve Volkers at Keller Williams Realty) can help you buy or sell a Downtown Grand Rapids Condo please send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153.

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Vlog about Monroe Center!

By SVG / August 17, 2007 /

There are currently 2 condos available in Monroe Center to learn more about the price of these units and how you could design your own loft in the Monroe Center send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153. If you would like to hear more about the Grand Rapids Real Estate Market and How I (Steve Volkers at Keller Williams Realty) can help you buy or sell a Downtown Grand Rapids Condo send me an email at [email protected] or call today at 616-575-1153. 

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