Here are some great shots of the Nelson Commons crane being brought down after a year of service. Quite a production!
The Nelson Commons construction site is beginning to experience the challenges of a Kootenay winter. This week began with just enough cold, wet snow to make things pretty miserable for the workers. Progress on Tuesday morning […]
The Nelson Commons, Kootenay Co-op and the City of Nelson are excited to offer Restricted Resale housing for the first time in Nelson. This program is being made possible by financial contributions from Kootenay Co-op […]
Big day last Friday when 300 cubic meters of concrete was poured – the terrace level for the 30 residential units at the west end of the building.
Construction is well underway – here are a few shots of the Co-op and the first floor of residential. Click on an image to see it larger.
With Nelson Commons about to enter into the demolition/construction phase, people have been curious about opportunities for local labourers and tradespeople. There was a skilled local tradesman asking just that question in the showroom late […]
As a frequently asked question and very important topic, there is often a lack of clarity around “strata” or condo fees. When purchasing a Nelson Commons condo, you will see that most of what you […]
The security of a new home warranty is often the deciding factor when a home buyer is debating the merits of buying a new home. The Homeowner Protection Act (HPA)–administered by the Home Protection Office […]
Energy saved means fewer green house gasses and less dependence on fossil fuel. We are engaged in full energy modelling with our LEED-certified Mechanical Engineers (Rocky Point Engineering) who have a Nelson representative and resident—Mark […]
In talking about Nelson Commons, the concepts of ‘density’ and ‘footprint’ often come up. We’d like share our thoughts on the subjects with you. The primary environmental contribution of any building project (particularly in this […]