South Drive basement Renovation in St. Catharines
RENOVATION TYPE: Basement renovation to a create a legal apartment unit.
LOCATION: Situated in Old Glenridge in St. Catharines, this historic neighborhood is known for its picturesque streets, mature trees, and architecturally diverse homes dating back to the early 20th century.
MAIN CHALLENGES: When the home was bought in 2021, the basement rental unit did not comply with legal and building code requirements. The new homeowners were eager to transform it into a legal basement apartment, seeing it as an investment for future rental opportunities.
RENOVATION COST: Classified as an “Ultimate Level” renovation, projects such as this can cost around $140,000+ as per our renovation cost guide.