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Parking is included for each tenant.

What is included in the room?

Double Bed; Desk & Chair; Accent Chair for no balcony; couch and Muskoka chair with balcony; Dry bar with mini fridge & microwave; tv.

Laundry Services?

Laundry Services are located on the main floor of the building and are pay per use.

Can I share a one-bedroom suite with my partner?

Studio units are single occupancy and cannot be shared.

What is the cost of the 2-bedroom suite?

The cost will be announced early 2023.

Can I book a tour of the building and see a room?

We currently cannot offer tours but please take a look at the renderings and virtual tours on our website.

Can I sign a 4-month lease?

Currently only signing 12-month leases.

What is the difference between the studio units?

Studio with balcony has a window and balcony that faces the interior of the building (no exterior window and doors). This includes a Muskoka chair as well as a 2 seated couch.

Studio with no balcony has an exterior window to the outside and a lounge chair rather than the 2 seated couch.

Should I bring any furniture?

Each unit is fully furnished. Please bring your own bedding for a double bed as well as towels and other day to day essentials.

How does the kitchen work?

We have a commercial kitchen, that allows for tenants to cook in a communal space, allowing for more of a social setting and ease of meeting other tenants. Residents will need to bring their own cooking supplies (pots, pans, utensils, etc) and food.

Is there bike storage?

Yes, we have outdoor bike storage units should you wish to bring you bike.

Is there an elevator?

We have two elevators in the building.

What is the process to cancel my lease?

Unfortunately, you are unable to cancel your lease but you can look to sublet. Please reach out to us if you choose to go this route and we can provide details about the requirements and approval process.

Can I bring my own furniture?

No, as each unit is fully furnished, you will not need to bring any furniture. Please feel free to reach out to our management team if you have additional questions or concerns.

Can you remove furniture for me?

We are unfortunately unable to remove any furniture from the unit.

Do you have to be a student?

Our building was designed and is catered to students as we are close to many campuses and the environment within the building is very student oriented.

How close is Alma to UofG?

Alma is about a 3–5-minute drive to UofG and about a 15–20-minute walk, depending on which Taylor Swift Song you are listening to. The building is also conveniently located to the bus route!

What amenities are included?

Commercial Grade Kitchen; Fitness Centre; Bike Storage; Games/Arcade Room; Study Spaces.