Hubbell’s Brownstones on Grand Now Open
DES MOINES, Iowa (November 9, 2006) – Hubbell Realty Company today announced its second downtown housing project in less than a year is now open. The Brownstones on Grand is a 43-unit project located between 2nd and 3rd Streets on Grand that broke ground in May of this year. Hubbell Realty Company will host a public open house on Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19 from noon to four p.m. These three-story brownstones are unlike any other downtown housing project in Des Moines featuring a two-car attached garage, second story balcony and an optional rooftop garden. The brownstones have an urban look and are equipped with geothermal heating and cooling, giving residents a monthly energy savings of nearly $160. Units feature walkup front steps reminiscent of the East Coast style brownstones and over 2,000 square feet of living space. Designed by the national award-winning firm Bloodgood Sharp Buster Architects, the 43-unit project features three optional floor plans including a two-bedroom plan with an optional den or bedroom on the ground floor, or a three-bedroom plan with a den. The Brownstones on Grand are also pet friendly with greenspace for dogs. The project will be completed in three phases, with eighteen units in the first phase. Home prices begin at $395,000. The brownstones are listed with Burnett Realty. For sales information, contact Realtor Kim Byers at (515) 250-6475 or Realtor Bill Nittler at (515) 681-4868, or log on to www.brownstonesongrand.com.