600 E Admiral Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64106
Once the Vista Del Rio, a former apartment
tower for retired teachers built in 1965, this 20-story building
has been reincarnated as The View. It contains 144 condos
rangng in size from one bedrooms of 741 square feet to 2,360 square
foot penthouse. Units start around $120,000 and go to over
$350,000, in addition to the $2 million penthouse. Each condo
will have a patio or balcony and one assigned parking space per
Exterior walls are comprised of floor
to ceiling windows of reflective glass. Kitchens feature a
stainless steel appliance package, granite countertops and hardwood
ro ceramic tile flooring. Bathrooms have granite vanities,
soaking tubs and ceramic tile showers and flooring. Bedrooms
are carpeted and have walk-in closets.
Building amenties will include an indoor
and outdoor swimming pool, tennis court, indoor and outdoor basketball
courts, and exercise, billiard, tanning, massage and party rooms,
a 20-seat theater and a putting green. There will be 24-hour
security and porter service as well.
Unlike most other properties, the View
has a 100% tax abatement for the full 25-year abatement period.
Renovation of the View was completed
in early 2006.