About Tek Tower
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EXPERIENCE THE TALLEST TOWER IN KITCHENER
TEK Tower promises to be the tallest condo tower west of the GTA. Residents at TEK Tower will have unprecedented views of downtown, the city and Southwestern Ontario. TEK Tower is at the centre of an emerging community that caters to your on-the-go lifestyle. As much as the home you live in is evolving so is the landscape that surrounds it. Kitchener has become a thriving urban environment filled with a diverse collection of cultural and community attractions. With LRT’s Central Station and Kitchener GO just steps from TEK Tower – getting around has never been easier.
All Day GO Access
The province of Ontario along with Metrolinx have released a preliminary design business case for the implementation of two-way, all-day GO train service between Kitchener and Toronto.
Electrified Rapid Line
The plan to implement an electrified GO line will allow faster transport along the Kitchener – Toronto corridor. The planned investment for this regional express rail plan is $13.5 billion.
London GO Service
GO Transit launched a pilot program to expand GO train service to London, St. Marys and Stratford in 2021. This service extension runs directly though the Kitchener transit hub.
The planned electrification of the Toronto - Kitchener GO line hopes to reduce the ride time from Kitchener to Toronto's Union Station to 90 minutes.
At TEK Tower you can commute, explore and connect with ease having transportation at your doorstep. Enjoy the convenience of the ION rapid LRT with Central Station just a 4 minute walk from your door.
A $44 million expansion to double the size of the terminal at the Waterloo International Airport was started in 2021 and is expected to increase passenger from 70,000 to over a million by 2023.
LRT Stage 2 Is Underway
The Region is working on extending the ION system an additional 18 km to Downtown Cambridge, creating a continuous LRT service across the Region’s three urban centres.
New Regional Transit Hub
Regional Council has approved Kitchener’s new $106-million transit hub. Located at King and Victoria St. (just a 4 minute walk from TEK Tower) it will connect the ION, GRT, GO and VIA services.
ALL THE EXCITEMENT AND AMENITIES DTK HAS TO OFFER
ENTERTAINMENT & CULTURE
Expand your cultural capacity while you discover the latest Kitchener has to offer. Take in an exhibit at The Museum or a performance at Centre in the Square or join the crowd at one of Downtown’s many festivals.
DTK is host to several exciting events throughout the year including:
Uptown Jazz Festival
Craft Beer and Rib Festival
K-W Comedy Festival
Summer Lights Art Festival
The King StrEATery Food Truck Festival
Communitech Truth North Festival & Conference
With a variety of markets and boutique grocers located in Downtown Kitchener, you will have quick and easy access to fresh local products, household supplies and everything else on your grocery list.
FOOD & DRINK
Take in a handcrafted cocktail at Grand Trunk or a rich roast from Smile Tiger Coffee. Tickle your taste buds with a world of flavours at the Kitchener Market or a creation as intricate as it is artful from the sushi masters at Kinkaku Izakaya.
CONDO AMENITIES: RE-IMAGINED AMENITY SPACES
AN EXPANSIVE OUTDOOR OASIS
TEK Tower’s Roof-Top Park offers the perfect backdrop for recreation time alone or with friends.
With lush landscaping and large mature trees for shade, the terrace is designed to give you a connection to nature in the city.
Have dinner or a quick coffee 7 storeys above the city or book the covered bar for a party with friends.
BBQ & Private Dining Space
4 BBQ grills are available and a private outdoor dining space that residents can reserve.
Cozy up with your partner or have an evening chat with friends; the roof-top park features lounge areas and private fire pits.
TEK Tower features a reserveable party room that opens up onto the Roof-top Park for larger gatherings or just a change of scenery.
Walk your dog or go for your daily run on the track that loops around the entire terrace.
TEK Tower features over 12,000 sq.ft. of outdoor amenity space overlooking the Innovation District in Downtown Kitchener.
Working from home has a new meaning at TEK Tower; our dedicated work spaces enable you to collaborate with colleagues or change up your routine against a scenic backdrop that helps break creative blocks and focus on getting the job done.
Heated Outdoor Boardroom
The terrace features there a glass-enclosed heated boardroom with ultrafast wi-fi and electrical outlets for powering your devices.
Indoor Work Space
The dedicated indoor work space is fully stocked with private sound-proof office pods for privacy, printer, scanner , projector, and more
Collaborative Work Space
Ideal for more dynamic meetings this space expands out onto the Roof-top Park creating the perfect backdrop to inspire your creativity.
AMENITIES THAT CHANGE THE WAY YOU LIVE
TEK Tower provides its residents leading edge amenities to accommodate their fast-paced urban lifestyle.
Snaile Smart Parcel Locker
On-site secure parcel delivery lockers that can be accessed 24 hours a day.
EV Charging Station
Car charging and parking facilities for electric vehicles.
Located in the lobby will be a KitchenMate kiosk for residents to access and enjoy high-quality pre-prepared meals easily.
Concierge & 24 Hour Security
Tek Tower’s entrances are secured and monitored 24 hours a day. Lobby will also be staffed with a Conceierge during the day and early evening.
1 Valet App
Register your guests for parking, book amenity spaces and more from the convenience of your phone using the 1 Valet app.
Secure Bike Lockers
TEK Tower comes fully equipped with a secure bike locker room so you don’t have to get creative with storing your bike in your unit.
The ground floor features a welcoming lobby with concierge, traditional mail drop-off area and on-site secure parcel delivery lockers. Accessible from the lobby is TEK Tower’s fully outfitted Fitness Centre. Bike storage, underground parking and car charging facilities for electric vehicles are also available for residents.
Just off of Halls Lane West is the entrance to TEK Tower’s visitor parking and drop-off area.
TEK TO KEEP YOUR MIND & BODY FIT
Reconnect with your health and well-being anytime of day. TEK Tower features both a gym space and yoga studio so you have everything you need to keep both mind and body in-tune.
Treadmils, bikes, weights and everything you need to get your hustle on at home.
Find your inner zen or just stay limber with a session a the TEK Tower Yoga Studio.
Smart home features integrate seamlessly with your mobile device enabling you to stay connected to what’s going on at home even while you’re away from it.
INDIVIDUAL UNIT SMART FEATURES:
Secured entry to your unit that can be unlocked remotely by your smart phone.
Set up lighting scenes to set the mood for your unit any time of day.
Automate the temperature of your unit based on your habits or use your phone’s app to get the current temperature just right.
COMMERCIAL & RETAIL SPACES
Along Charles Street, at the base of TEK Tower’s podium are a cluster of retail shops and services accessible from the street by residents and neighbourhood locals alike.
INVEST IN TECH
CANADA’S FASTEST GROWING TECH MARKET
SUCCESS IN STARTUPS
With over 500 tech startups working on solutions in robotics, automation, health, artificial intelligence and beyond, Kitchener-Waterloo has positioned itself as the top-ranked tech ecosystem in Canada.
TECH'S FASTEST GROWING JOBS MARKET
Kitchener's startup density is second only to Silicon Valley and growing fast. In less than 20 years we've created over 30,000 new tech jobs.
MAKE IT KITCHENER 2.0
Make it Kitchener 2.0 is an ambitious plan to support and propel the economy forward by investing in catalytic growth opportunities. This $80 million initiative will bolster the health and tech innovation industry in Kitchener.
INNOVATION IN TRANSPORTATION
In today’s world, time is of the essence. Kitchener is seeing massive investments in transit expansion, service and infrastructure to bring regular rapid GO Transit between Kitchener and Toronto.
Over $2 billion has already been invested to improve the Go Transit service between Toronto and Kitchener with more upgrades slated for the future.
INVESTMENT FROM THE PROVINCE
The 2021 Ontario budget outlined a plan for the Kitchener GO Rail expansion. This budget includes funding to build more tracks and new platforms along the Kitchener-Toronto Innovation Corridor. Along with this, the plan includes track upgrades and maintenance measures to reduce ride time to 90 min from Kitchener to Union station.
This infrastructure work and the coinciding hundreds of millions of dollars in investment, are the most significant step taken by the Government of Ontario towards making fast, frequent, two-way all day GO train service along the Innovation Corridor a reality by 2025.
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