Say Hello to Popolo, a First for the Grandview Woodland Official Community Plan
Over the next two decades, the Grandview-Woodland neighbourhood is set to flourish into a diverse and thriving community that offers something unique for everyone. The Grandview-Woodland community plan slated for completion in 15 years aims to maintain a mix of housing types and add more family housing, preserving the heritage houses and small-scale local serving shops. Transportation improved routes and safety measures for walking and cycling. Nine improved parks and five new or improved plazas. Preserving & renewing arts and cultural spaces as well as introducing 430 new childcare spaces. A neighbourhood that is family oriented, deeply rooted with culture and rich with identity. A place so remarkable, you’ll be delighted to call home.
Popolo is situated in the heart of Grandview-Woodland reflecting the vision of the neighbourhood’s plan, offering a collection of 81 exceptional homes coming in the fall of 2022. It is a six storey, mid rise project developed by Epix Developments, designed by TKA+D Architecture + Design and Kleen Design. Its interior and exterior design inspiration paints the image of the rich heritage feel of the area, blended with the modern touch of European-inspired blueprints.
Located at 2235 East Broadway, just steps from Commercial Drive and 10 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Popolo keeps you connected to all aspects of your work, play, and what this iconic community brings to your doorstep.
Popolo is going to set prospective homeowners within walking distance from Little Italy’s village-like offerings, and connect them to countless local businesses, boutiques, coffee houses and restaurants. As well as, 23 local community parks to enjoy, incredible 360-degree views, well-marked paths and picnics locations around every corner.
And with so many school options within walking distance, elementary students can attend Queen Victoria Annex or Laura Secord Elementary school and have only an 8-minute walk to Vancouver Technical Secondary, making this a sought-after community for growing families. In addition to the 99 B-Line to UBC and the Commercial & Broadway Skytrain station a few blocks away, accessibility will be at your doorstep.
Inside and out, Popolo is designed with community in mind, it reflects everything distinct about the neighbourhood and its affluent legacy. In these open and light-filled 689 to 1,136 square-foot homes, homeowners can select from two designer colour palettes picked by Kleen Design, Lumino or Ombra to select from, the option of warm and cool set the tone for an inviting ambiance to suit your style. It provides spacious layouts that invite natural light and connect rooms creating a free-flowing environment.
The interior design features European-inspired chef’s kitchens with integrated European stainless steel appliance package, sleek Italian-inspired cabinetry that bring great storage to your space with soft-close hardware, matte black linear pendant light and modern matte black pull-down spray faucet fixtures. Small details that bring flow and form to the kitchen.
It also features European-inspired, storage-focused ensuites and bathrooms. The sophisticated design incorporates matte black framed showers and distinctive herringbone tiles that adorn the shower wall, modern matte black faucets, showerheads and shower controls fixtures. Popolo’s ensuites give you both the luxury and comfort that turn your showers into wellness.
Entertain in style with this 100% residential collection of homes, providing private access to ground-level terraces, mountain view patios and penthouse terraces for your summer gatherings, and makerspace outfitted with a 400sf hobby room for your creative inspiration or science fair projects.
Popolo’s 1 bedroom homes start from the low $500’s, 2 and 3 bedroom homes start from the mid $800’s for the anticipated completion in the early months of 2023. Book your private or virtual appointment by calling 604 3309505 or emailing hello@LifeAtPopolo.com. For the latest updates on the development, register at www.LifeAtPopolo.com.