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The Ambrose is the new luxury condo in Brantford by Elite MD Developments

The Ambrose is the new luxury condo in Brantford by Elite MD Developments

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The Ambrose is the new luxury condo in Brantford by Elite MD Developments

The Ambrose, an 11-storey boutique condominium, is launching this summer in Brantford. Developed by Elite MD Developments, the 198-unit, luxury residence is conveniently located within proximity to transportation, universities, parks, trails, beaches, shops and restaurants.

“With affordable pricing starting from the $300,000s, the development offers an incredible opportunity to have a higher quality of life, for a fraction of the cost in the GTA,” says Kim Kopyl, vice-president, sales and marketing. “Southwestern Ontario recently experienced the largest increase in sales in 2020, as people began working from home and relocating. Working from home, being surrounded by nature with added equity, never sounded better.”

This location is perfect for first-time homebuyers, students, young families, and empty nesters. Located at 401 Shellard Lane, residents of The Ambrose will benefit from proximity to transportation, local amenities, attractions, universities and an abundance of green spaces.

Colborne Common Shopping Centre, for example, is five minutes east and features Sobeys, Shoppers Drug Mart, Starbucks, banks, medical centres and restaurants. The Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre in Brantford is the largest sports centre in Canada, with everything to keep you healthy and fit. Brantford is a historical city ignited by innovation, filled with art galleries, and museums. Natural greenspaces are right at your fingertips. Enjoy weekends at the Brant Conservation Area and canoeing down the Grand River. With the Brantford-Cambridge Trails running along the Grand River, you’ll have more than 77 kms of the best hiking and biking trails in Ontario.

Within the development, endless private amenities await, all custom curated by the award-winning design firm Raphael Gomes Interiors. Featuring a contemporary lobby lounge enveloping natural surroundings, state-of-the-art fitness centre, rooftop oasis with outdoor barbecue niches, fireplace, outdoor dining, outdoor lounge and exercise path. This development also respects four-legged family members, with a convenient off-leash dog park and dog wash area.

The Connectivity Lounge provides a safe space for students, entrepreneurs, and empty nesters to work and connect. This amenity space is filled with the latest technology so residents can study together, host Zoom meetings and Skype with family members while enjoying a latte. Feel free to enjoy the fresh air while surfing the net on the Connectivity Lounge’s outdoor terrace. Other amenities include a socially distance theatre, expansive party room, an outdoor rooftop exercise path, expanded parcel room, bicycle and locker storage areas and electrical car charging stations.

Suites at The Ambrose range in size from 545 to 1,045 sq. ft. Available floorplans include a collection of spacious one- and two-bedroom units with open-concept layouts, functional living spaces, impressive finishes and stunning colour palettes designed by Raphael Gomes.

Elite MD Developments has built its foundation with more than 50 years of combined building experience. The company has attained a superior reputation in delivering premier quality commercial and residential properties throughout the GTA, southern Ontario, eastern Canada and the U.S.

The residential properties at Elite MD Developments focus on high-, mid- and lowrise condos, master-planned developments including adult-lifestyle, urban towns, and single-detached homes.

“We respect the surrounding landscapes and build homes that complement existing environments, while our team choreographs a premier lifestyle for our homeowners,” says Kopyl. “All our homes are focused on the most current technologies, with health, wellness and leading innovative features throughout.” “There is a lot of time, thought and care given to ensure we deliver a sustainable product for the future, anticipating the needs of our homebuyers” adds Sam Sakhi, co-founder of Elite MD Developments. “This reflective precision is executed by a dream team of experienced professionals specializing in real estate, who deliver homes that are enjoyable to live in, while maximizing value for investments in real estate. We understand the importance of a home and look forward to building communities of excellence, with convenient amenities, surrounded by nature. We are excited about our upcoming launches of landmark communities.”

Elite MD Developments will soon launch other developments – Woodland Country Estates in Hagersville, Station Sixty Lofts in Brantford, and The Fonthill Luxury Residences in Fonthill.

“Our passion in real estate is evident by delivering superior quality, leading-edge designs, curated technology and wellness derived homes,” says President and Founder Hamid Hakimi. “We build homes inspired by you, with innovative living for life.”

To learn more about The Ambrose condos and the upcoming launch, register online.


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Lucchetta Homes the only builder with five nominations and three wins at CHBA National Awards

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Lucchetta Homes the only builder with five nominations and three wins at CHBA National Awards

Davis Heights is one of Niagara’s finest new addresses. This luxury development, features a limited selection of bungalow/bungaloft luxury custom towns, backing onto the Niagara escarpment.

At Davis Heights, the Luxe Collection is custom curated by the renowned interior design firm Raphael Gomes Interiors. The Versailles model home features a vertical glass wine-cellar embedded in the staircase filled with local wines, an elegant paneled library, convenient and practical double, main floor masters with ensuites, each meticulously designed with individual masculine and feminine forward touches.

Relax in the sumptuous living room with 15-ft. vaulted ceiling, gourmet chef’s kitchen with two-tone cabinets, and oversized island perfect for entertaining. Lower level features a spacious guest suite, games room, wet-bar, Great Room with home theatre and your own personal gym. Homes are priced from the $700,000s with floorplans ranging from 1,530 to 2600 sq. ft. Occupancy is scheduled for fall of 2019 or early 2020. Stop in to see the award-winning models. Hurry in to own your luxurious piece of tranquility with private terraces overlooking a ravine.


As part of Riverside‘s Grand Opening Special at Hunter’s Pointe, new-home buyers will receive $20,000 in designer upgrades upon the purchase of a single-detached home! Riverside features perfectly aligned bungalow homes with waterfront lots, single-detached lots and award-winning bungalow towns. Towns are available from $499,900, with occupancy in May 2020. Move-in-ready homes are available with 30-, 60- and 90-day closings.

The contemporary Lancaster, now open, is an award-winning NZR model home designed by Wendi Pelfrey. Everything is perfectly designed to address homeowners’ needs, and is conveniently within reach of natural elements in a serene, lush landscape.

The Lancaster was recently nominated for Best Production Home and Best Kitchen in Ontario and Canadian homebuilder association awards, and was recently named Best Kitchen by Niagara Home Builder’s Association. This is a premier, resort-style, Energy-Star certified adult community, with world-class amenities and convenient services right at your fingertips.

“Buying a home here is a fraction of the cost of comparable homes in the GTA,” says Kim Kopyl, director of sales and marketing for Lucchetta Homes. “And the quality of life is far superior.”

Well recognized

Ugo Lucchetta started Lucchetta Homes more than 60 years ago. Today, it is well-known for quality construction, craftsmanship and unparalleled customer service. Sons Robert and Ed carry on the traditions started by their father. Their hard work has paid off with ongoing appreciation, in addition to the loyalty and word-of mouth praise expressed by their customers.

Last year alone, Lucchetta Homes won or was nominated for more than 30 awards by all levels of builders’ associations – local, provincial and national. The company most recently won for Community of the Year in the CHBA Awards, and EnerQuality’s Energy Star Builder of the Year.

Lucchetta Homes was also the only builder in Ontario this year to have been selected as a finalist for the CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence in five categories. From more than 700 entries, each entry was judged by more than 180 CHBA members from across Canada. On May 10th, 2019 in Niagara Falls, Lucchetta Homes achieved being one of the biggest winners of the evening, taking home three CHBA Awards!

  • Best Attached Home – Under 1,500 sq. ft.: Riverside, Hunters Pointe
  • Best Print Ad: Riverside Hunters Pointe
  • Best Brochure: Davis Heights

Lucchetta was also nominated in the coveted CHBA categories of Marketing Excellence and Design Excellence.

“Simply to be nominated amongst the very best in the industry in Canada is a tremendous achievement, and testament to our entire team,” says Kopyl. “Winning these coveted awards truly validates the caliber of excellence that Lucchetta Homes is consistently providing to the real estate industry on a national level.”

“Being a boutique builder, we are proud to have been considered as finalists and honoured to have won such prestigious national awards,” says Robert and Ed Lucchetta, principals of Lucchetta Homes. “We build every home as if we would live in it ourselves, and these achievements further authenticate our focus on homeowner satisfaction.”

Such recognition has inspired the company to keep raising the bar. “Legendary luxury is something everyone at Lucchetta Homes strives to provide – where we not only build homes, but foundations to live your best life.”

Niagara at its finest

There are many perks and benefits to living in this area, which include lower living costs, award-winning restaurants, world-class wineries, organic farmers’ markets, beaches, designer outlet shopping, casinos, the Shaw Festival and a plethora of other attractions and amenities. GO Transit rail service is well on its way to Niagara. And, for those who love to travel, you can easily access the Buffalo and Niagara airports. With an abundance of greenspace, outdoor activities include hiking, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, boating, fishing, paddle boarding, cycling, horseback riding, golfing and tennis.


  • Ryans Grove and Davis Heights, Fonthill
  • Hunters Pointe, Welland
  • Lusso, St. Catharines





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