In addition, I have a disc drive and hard drive I will be re-using from an older computer.
Total is $1271.92 CDN but I do plan on shopping around and finding the best prices possible.
If your looking to eventually go with dual vid cards then that mobo isn't the one to go with. It runs a single card @ 16x, and dual cards @ 4x. Are you looking to run dual cards in the future or do you want to go with a single card set up ?