August at University District | ?m | 6s | Avi Urban | Lemay Michaud

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First detailed renders of August are now out. Sales launched this weekend. Looks really good as far as mid-rises in Calgary go. Primary cladding looks to be brick. Thumbs up from me.



Additional renders can be found here... http://www.aviurban.com/august/
 

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I like this one more now that I've seen it closer up, that's one of my favorite styles of brick. Podium is so-so, but either way it's retail which is good.
 

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Similar massing, for sure.
 

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The section above the podium looks really good. Podium...could use some tweaking, but for this location I'm not even concerned about the podium.
 

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A great low-rise. Repeat on all corridors and districts where we want some density at a human and urban scale and we got ourselves a city. Something like this would work anywhere in Mission (e.g. former Holy Cross Centre), Victoria Park, anywhere along the river pathway in the northwest/centre, any LRT station - as well as in the usual suspect 'hoods of the city centre.
 

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I am 100% in agreement.
A great low-rise. Repeat on all corridors and districts where we want some density at a human and urban scale and we got ourselves a city. Something like this would work anywhere in Mission (e.g. former Holy Cross Centre), Victoria Park, anywhere along the river pathway in the northwest/centre, any LRT station - as well as in the usual suspect 'hoods of the city centre.
 

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Co-sign CBBarnett. This is a great mid-rise project and would fit in nicely among the new Kensington builds. Hopefully they don't cheap out on materials....the 'Duke' is a pretty underwhelming Avi Urban outcome

If these builds turn out as nice as their renders, University District will be a nice urban village some day.
 
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