The ARTE Condominium – Luxury Penthouse, Homestay & Investment

The ARTE is a premium luxury condo with penthouse suites located at Thomson Road.

Its smallest unit are 2 bedrooms and the largest units are Penthouses.

To get around town, the nearest MRTs are Novena and Toa Payoh. The Arte is a 16 minute drive away from Singapore’s shopping belt. This allows the developer to price this luxury condo at an attractive rate. A luxury condo such as this built in the city would be over budget for most.

The ARTE has 2 blocks, blocks 21 and 23.

Here’s a break down of the units available.

2 Bedrooms Size = 1055sqft

3 Bedrooms Size = 1625sqft

3 Bedrooms = 1528 sqft

3 Bedrooms = 1399 sqft

4 Bedrooms = 1873 sqft

Next, we have The ARTE’s luxury penthouses.

Penthouse

There’re a few types of Penthouses available, all of which are fairly priced. If you pay more, you get a suite that is on a higher level and bigger.

Penthouse type PHD = 2896sqft Double Storey. Total 8 units

Penthouse type PH1 = 2648sqft Double Storey 2 units

Penthouse type = PH2 2680sqft 2 units

Penthouse type PH3 = 2820sqft 2 units

Penthouse type PHG1 = 4015sqft 2 units

Penthouse type PHG2 = 3810sqft 2 units

The best suite is Penthouse type PHG1, a 4051sqft luxury penthouse. It has 3 stories, inclusive of 1 roof garden. One good thing about this penthouse is the junior suite on the 1st floor that has its own bathroom. Going up and down the stair case is difficult for senior citizens. This extra room is good for families that have elderly who find it more convenient staying on the ground floor.

Popular Units

– if you’re family oriented with 2 children seeking homestay, the popular units are the 2 and 3 bedrooms types located from the 19th storey to 30th storey. These units offer the best blend of view as well as size. Savvy investors also know these have high rental yield and will snap these up quickly

– if you have parents living with you, then consider the 4 bedrooms. The ARTE has some spacious quarters here that will not disappoint.

Important Tip:

Popular units are often snapped up quickly. Smart buyers often try to find out when the private launches are because the best units are transacted, bought, sold in real time before the actual launch. If you are privy to this information, you can sometimes get the best units at a cheaper $10-$25 psf, which can add up to paying $40,000 less for your favorite unit!

Closing Thoughts

The ARTE is popular amongst families that are looking for homestay because of its fair blend of mix between price, location, luxury feel. If you like cluster homes, a good condominium such as THE ARTE can more then easily hold its own against the luxury cluster homes of Singapore. The penthouses here are pretty amazing, if you are searching for a high quality premium penthouse, be sure to learn more about this luxury home at PropertyShowrooms.sg

Mclean Virginia Real Estate – The Apartment & Condo Communities of Tysons Corner

Below are housing options every current and new resident to Tysons Corner should consider.

Tysons Corner VA Condo Communities The Fountains at Mclean – Built in 1988 this luxury condo community in Tysons Corner is located within walking distance to the Tysons Corner Mall, Freddie Mac and the Tysons Westpark Transit station. Busses from this station leave frequently for Weshington DC, the West Falls Church metro, Arlington and Reston Town Center. The Fountains (FAM) has a long standing reputation as one of the best investments in Tysons Corner. The community is know for it’s stepped, three level fountains located on the grounds and major common areas. Spacious one and two bedroom units with underground parking, on-site fitness facility, pool, tennis courts and clubhouse make FAM one of the most desirable communities in Tysons. The Fountains at Mclean offers condos for sale starting at approximately $260,000.

The Gates of Mclean – This community is located close to the intersection of 123 and 495 (the beltway). It boasts accessibility to the major thoroughfares of Tysons Corner. The community spent a short stint as apartments and then went to condo ownership a few years after. Well known for its clubhouse with 30 foot ceilings and a state of the art theatre, exercise facility, and pool…the Gates of Mclean caters to the discerning residents of Tysons. The community has one, two, and three bedroom condos of varying sizes from 600 sq ft to over 2,000 sq ft. The condo fees range from $260 monthly to approximately $400 and are considered highly competitive for Tysons Corner.

Lillian Court at Tysons Corner – This closest of condo communities to the Tysons Corner mall is located on the corner International Drive and Tysons Boulevard. Lillian Court offers one, two, and three bedroom condos as well as townhouse style living. Condo fees are low and as one of the more prestigious communities in Tysons many owners have upgraded their units with hardwood flooring and stainless steel appliances. The community offers underground parking for many of the units. Higher level condos at Lillian Court have some of the most coveted views in all of Tysons.

The Rotonda – As the largest condo community in Tysons Corner, The Rotonda boasts 37 acres of walking trails, an underground bowling alley, a salon, indoor pool, onsite community store. The Rotonda is a favorite among senior residents who want to be close to the action. Condo fees are high…but well warranted due to the plethora of community amenities. Apartment rentals as opposed to condo purchases are most popular at The Rotonda because this way the owner pays for those high condo fees and the tenant gets to enjoy those amenities free of charge.

The Encore of Mclean – As the one of the largest and oldest condo communities in Tysons Corner this community boasts a fleet of amenities. Secure, gated, with 24 hour concierge, The Encore has built a reputation in Tysons Corner since the 1970s. Its sister complex, The Regency at Mclean offers the same amenities and is located directly in front of the Encore. Together the Encore and Regency boast over 400 units.

Mclean VA Apartment Communities

Post Tysons Corner – This apartment community is the sister complex to the Fountains at Mclean, however, Post Tysons Corner consists solely of rentals. Located side by side next to the Tysons Corner Mall the Post Tysons Corner complex enjoys the same amenities as the Fountains at Mclean: the clubhouse, pool, tennis courts and fitness facility. Rents at Post Tysons Corner tend to be higher than those from individual owners at the Fountains at Mclean because of high overheads. Typically the rents at Post Tysons Corner are twenty percent higher than comparable condos in the Tysons Corner area.

Avalon Crescent – This higher end community in Tysons is located in between Lillian Court and the Fountains at Mclean. Similarly to Post Tysons Corner, the condos here have much higher rents when compared to the most communities in Tysons. Amenities are plenty and the management is great, however, all of that comes at a much higher price tag.

For more information and current for sale and rental listings for the above communities please visit: http://tysons-corner-va.nvacondos.com/