Located in close proximity to all that Whitecourt has to offer, this community within a community offers a new way of living to Whitecourt.
Whitecourt Downtown South offers many choices to suit your retirement needs. Residents who choose this community choose a lifestyle built around choice, convenience, health, social wellness, freedom, and the opportunity to age in place.
The initial phase of development within this sustainable urban village, The Mews at Downtown South, features spacious1 Bedroom & Den and 2 Bedroom condominium style apartment units, allowing you to lock up and go when traveling for a holiday.
Building amenities will include a beautifully decorated lobbywith elevator, a top floor lounge and dining room to socialize in, family party room for special events, a multipurpose recreation and crafts room, a hair salon, and a guest suite.
Optional services such as meals, home care, housekeeping and laundry will be available because of 50 Alberta Health Services funded Designated Supportive Living SL4D studio suites on the lowest two floors.
This rare service protects long term value in an aging population, and allows residents of all ages to retire with peace of mind.
Large homes on the upper three floors, and nearby buildings within walking distance, means that couples can remain together, near their family and friends, in the community that they grew up in. Sustainability and wellness principles are promoted throughout Whitecourt Downtown South.
Whitecourt Downtown South will become an innovative urban village when complete, in the style of other award winning Christenson Developments urban villages.
These include Railtown in downtown Edmonton, and Centre in the Park and Emerald Hills Urban Village in Sherwood Park.
Featured centrally on the 19 acre site will be a 50 studio bed Alberta Health Services funded Designated Supportive Living seniors care facility.
This will allow the option of meals in a beautiful dining room, and site based home care allowing Residents to "age in place" as their needs change.
Another 55 Independent Living 1 Bedroom & Den, and 2 Bedroom units with full kitchens, balconies, in suite washers and dryer units suitable for both couples and widows.
The Independent Living units will have their own dining & social room on the top floor, and a party room suitable for family events.
Other features will include access to a guest suite, exercise room, hair dressing salon, tub room/spa, and other amenities.
Future phases will include both rental and active adult condo units, designed for younger residents, but still suitable for retirement and aging in place with supportive services provided from The Manor at Downtown South.
Sustainable feature including wellness principles promoted by enhanced walkability will be included.
These different lifestyle choices will be connected to each other by a 3 M. asphalt linear walkway, connecting each building and a 6 M. walkway/fire lane. This walkway will provide convenient access to future grocery anchored retail shopping and professional services planned to the north.
Other future phases of housing choice are designed for affordable worker housing suitable for families. This will provide convenient housing for service and care workers needed for the retail development and for the assisted living seniors building (and benefitting existing Whitecourt businesses and government services which are situated a short distance away to the north of Downtown South).
Whitecourt Downtown South will provide new housing choices, with services integrated, in a central location close to amenities and shopping.
Whitecourt Downtown South - Site Plan
Whitecourt Downtown South - Floor Plans