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REAL ESTATE REVIEW DOWNTOWN, YALETOWN, GASTOWN, WESTEND, COAL HARBOUR, KITSILANO, KERRISDALE, SOUTH GRANVILLE, FALSE CREEK, POINT GREY, MOUNT PLEASANT, COMMERCIAL.


Flora Shi Sales Advisor 604.720.6808 fshi@rennie.com rennie.com /florashi

• 790 sf • 1 bedroom + den renovated • Hardwood floors, new blinds, new countertops, stainless steel appliances • Water & city views

Sales Advisor

JUST SOLD

604.720.8810 rpeake@rennie.com rennie.com /raypeake

THE MAPLES $598,000 TH 205-4001 Mt Seymour Pky

COOPERS LOOKOUT $728,000 3005-33 Smithe Street

FLAGSHIP BY CONCORD

PACIFIC $1,040,000 903-8 Smithe Mews, Vancouver

1898 sf • 3 BR, 2 storey with basement • Vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, patio • Mountain view

• 920 sf • 2 bedroom & 2 baths • Water & city views • Excellent club amenities • Close to Canada Line

NEW LISTING

EXPERT living

Ray Peake

AQUARIUS I $589,000 1505-1199 Marinaside Crescent

1238 sf • 2 bdrm, 2 bath •View

JUST SOLD

rennie.com

EXPERT living

604.681.8898 2

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DEXTER ASSOCIATES REALTY Yaletown 604-689-8226 Kerrisdale 604-263-1144

Dave Kenny 604-788-7706 Buyer and Seller Services

1705-918 COOPERAGE WAY

NEW LISTING

$949,000

UNOBSTRUCTED WATERFRONT LUXURY - Rarely available 05 plan at The Mariner. Get this desired floor plan in Concorde’s most coveted, unobstructed waterfront property and enjoy spectactular False Creek views forever from every room! Gas range, F/P, office, balcony and BBQ. Pets and rentals OK. Best amenities in Vancouver! Act quickly.

1904-1020 HARWOOD ST

NEW LISTING

$1,258,000

REBUILT & Stunning 1677sq.ft., 3 bed, 2.5 bath in what will be a brand new building after its COMPLETE REMEDIATION— inside and out! Own now at a reduced price. Huge 242 sq.ft. view balcony, Miele, Sub Zero, Bosch, marble. An entertainer’s dream! Quality craftsmanship. Pets & rentals OK. 4 s x s parking!

Evan Ho Megan Wilson Ho 604-263-1144 604-263-1144

evan@citydigz.com megan@citydigz.com www.citydigz.com

EXCLUSIVE LISTING

3862 W. 37th Ave.

3005-111 W. GEORGIA

Sue Johnson 604-263-1144

Sarah Thompson 604-263-1144

$429,000

505-28 POWELL ST.

NEW LISTING

$753,000

Open concept, two level—one (very large) master suite (loft) and den—in vibrant Coal Harbour. 16’ ceilings, F2C windows with views to a classic heritage building—gives it a Manhattan feel. Well suited to the young urban professional or active retiree. Recent upgrades include radiant tile floor, glass and stainless handrails, new carpet in master, freshly painted. Steps to marina, park, shopping, seawall and restaurants – Coal Harbour is a sought-after location and an excellent community to call home.

loftsvancouver.com

NEW LISTING

$1,088,000

DISCOVER A LIFESTYLE BEYOND COMPARE AT PRESTIGIOUS “Governor’s Tower” in the heart of Yaletown with SPECTACULAR UNOBSTRUCTED WATER AND PARK VIEWS FROM ALL PRINCIPAL ROOMS! This one-of-a-kind two bdrm suite showcases the ultimate in home luxury with over $250K spent on inspired interiors! Refurbished to the highest standards with sleek Italian heated limestone floors, granite and marble counters, Open, high end Chef’s Kitchen, spa baths, sound system & custom built-ins throughout! Enjoy the convenience of a 24 hr concierge, lap pool, gym with easy access to boutique stores, eateries, seawall, entertainment, the seawall, aqua bus, parks & the Canada Line. A stylish, modern home in a world class location creates an EXCEPTIONAL LIVING EXPERIENCE!

Ed Gramauskas & Reid Dewson Details & Photos of all lofts for sale in Vancouver Cell: 604-618-9727

$539,000

Discover Gastown Living – The vibe, the shops, the restaurants. One of the original boutique loft buildings which features overheight ceilings, polished concrete floors and lots of windows. Open-plan 955 sq.ft. SW corner suite on the quiet side of the street with 1.5 bath, balcony and on-site parking and storange. Harbour and mountain view from the common roof deck. 10 REASONS WHY YOU CANNOT FIND THE HOME YOU REALLY WANT, AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT. Text 604-910-7777 for FREE information.

707-1288 MARINASIDE CR.

2703-388 DRAKE ST

info@christinesaulnier.com www.christinesaulnier.com

MOVE IN OR RENT OUT — Bright, open plan 684 sq.ft. 1 bed & solarium & flex space (storage/den). Upgraded kitchen with S/S appliances, granite counters & island, laminate floors & w/d. Building has spa-like amenities in a location that can’t be beat, and steps to the Skytrain, restaurants, Costco and downtown.

EXCLUSIVE LISTING: PRE-SALE 3725 W. 37th Ave. $4,098,000 Averra Properties presents this executive custom built home with over 4,080sq. ft. of living space which includes 5 bedrooms, 4+ bathrooms, private nanny suite in basement with separate entrance, and gourmet wok kitchen. This open concept design will boast top-of-the-line fixtures and finishings, West of Dunbar, close to school and 50’x130’ lot.

Christine Saulnier 604-263-1144

sumarieb@hotmail.com www.sumariebaird.com

$4,188,800

OPEN SUNDAY 2-4PM

timhiltz.com mail@timhiltz.com

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Su Marie Baird 604-263-1144

This beautiful 2 yr old custom built home sits on a spacious 50’ x 140’ lot with a south-facing back yard. With over 3,950 sq. ft. of finished space, it has: 4 bdrms, 4 bthrms, both a gourmet & a wok kitchen, top-of-the-line fixtures & appliances and a 3 car garage. West of Dunbar, close to schools & shopping.

sjohnson@dexterrealty.com sthompson@dexterrealty.com

Tim Hiltz 604-789-1133

621 JERVIS ST.

www.dexterrealty.com

michaeltudorie.com tudorie@dexterrealty.com

PRICE REDUCED AGAIN!

$560,000

GREAT PRICE! Protected False Creek water & park view in Azura 2, in Yaletown’s Beach Crescent neighbourhood. This handsome one & den (w/ window & large enough to work as guest room) has it all! No commercial or retail below. Coveted SE 05 plan is functional and bright w/ floor to ceiling windows, engineered hardwood floors, SS appliances incl gas cooktop & big in-suite storage. No pending adjacent development sites to obstruct your view. Super Club’s 80’ indoor pool, gym, squash court, spa rooms, billiards, screening room, concierge, lovely landscaping and a guest suite make living here a full-time holiday. All amenities in this tower. See agent’s website for floor plan & more pics.

Kevin Skipworth 604-689-8226

Cathie Cline 604-263-1144

skipworth@dexterrealty.com

cline@dexterrealty.com

1206-583 BEACH AVE.

$938,800

OUTSTANDING VIEWS! Immaculate, interior designed features throughout, 1056 sq ft, 2 bed, 2 bath unit with open den/ dining room, large living room looking onto False Creek & George Wainborn Park! BONUS – TWO SIDE BY SIDE PARKING STALLS! AND STORAGE LOCKER.

$874,500

07 UNIT, JAMES BOND WOULD LIVE HERE! Elegant, chic & tranquil, the Crestmark by Concord building is well-kept in every way with a proactive strata. Perfect pied-a-terre, offers direct southeast views that boast lots of NATURAL LIGHT overlooking False Creek and private gardens. Located right on the seawall, this quiet suite is rarely occupied! SAVE yourself time and trouble – just move in and instantly enjoy the WATERFRONT LIFESTYLE! At your doorstep appreciate Urban Fare, sports & events arenas, the finest dining and shops of Yaletown, walk to downtown plus the convenience of the Canada Line only one block away!

Michael Tudorie 604-910-7777

905-1495 RICHARDS ST.

Kris Pope 604-318-5226

pope@dexterrealty.com

501-1005 BEACH AVE.

NEW LISTING

$529,000

HIGH CEILINGS, Teak floors, sleek kitchen and fully air conditioned. This 1 bdrm & den in The Alvar is sure to impress!

John Pybus 604-263-1144

306-811 HELMCKEN ST

NEW LISTING

$338,000

INVESTOR ALERT!! Spacious one bedroom open den unit. Quiet, bright, NW corner – feels roomy. Spotless condition with parking & storage.

Commercial Real Estate Needs? Dexter Associates Realty’s commercial team will answer all of your questions and will help with all your commercial needs. Whether you need office space, somewhere to set up your business or retail store, or are looking to buy an investment property we can help you. Call us at 604-689-8226 today. August 9, 2012

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urban residences_modern living | seller’s & buyer’s agent specialist

At Home on the Water “The Marguerite”

“Homestead”

The Perfect River Cottage

Living Large on the River

AnnLok

cell 604.767.0959 | office 604.714.1700 www.annlok.com | ann@annlok.com Medallion Club Award Member

8191 RIVER ROAD • Be close to nature on this charming river home and let the stress of life flow by.... • Outside slip means open south exposure and views • Over 900sf one bdrm & den • Positive concrete flotation • Gas fireplace and laundry

• 2 bedroom & den in central Richmond

$239,900

$198,000

SOLD

Sutton West Coast Realty | 301-1508 West Broadway

presales | assignments | resales | investments specialist

1201-1473 JOHNSTON ROAD MIRAMAR/BOSA: $809,000 2 degree unobstruct270 eed ocean & mtn views • Breathtaking! 1274sf 2 bdrm + 2 bath + den, 2 parking + storage • 88’8” ceilings, a/c, radiant heated floors, gas stove, Dacor coffee system, rollerblinds, S/S appliaances, double sinks in master ensuite & sep. sshower • Mins. from the beach.

“The Adelante” Liveaboard Boat at Granville Island

CALL NOW to view your future Home on the Water

JUDY ROSS 604-878-0680

1101-1003 PACIFIC STREET THE SEASTAR: $539,000 W Westend gem, SE corner 9966 sf sprawling 1 bdrm + 2 bathroom + breakfast nook (office). Can be easiily converted back to 2nd bdrm • Huge open kitchen, vviews of F. Creek, marina & ccity. Steps to English Bay & seawall • Gas f/p, maple w wood flrs, generous for all eentertaining needs, master eensuite, built-in surround ssystem, pantry off kitchen, 1 parking + 1 storage locker • Views from every room!

Details & Photos at: www.vancouveruniquehomes.com

• Fully restored • Secure moorage

Royal LePage Westside

$259,000

Real Estate Opens WEST END 404-1147 Nelson 1 bdrm + office, $385,000 Sun 2-3 1855 Nelson 1 bdrm, $389,000 Sun 2-4 1280 Nicola 1/2 bdrm + den, $589,000 Sat & Sun 2-4 1277 Nelson St 2 bdrm, $579,000 Sat1-3 1010 Burnaby 2 bdrm, $875,000 Sun 2-4 4

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406-1277 Nelson 1 bdrm, $418,000 Sat & Sun 2-4

1708-4808 HAZEL STREET CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $509,000 2 degree views of N. Shore 270 Mtns & Cityscapes as far as M yyou can see • Across from Metrotown, steps to the M SSkytrain and 15 mons. to ddowntown • 4 yrs concrete highrise, fully rainscreened, SSW corner 871 sq.ft 2 bdrm & 2 bath & 2 side x side parking & storage • Stone beautiful ccountertops, sspacious flrpln, gas stove, eelectric f/p, huge outdoor ccovered balcony for bbqs, oopposite bdrms & more! • Rentals & pets allowed.

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2703-388 Drake 2 bdrm $1,088,000 Sun 2-4

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T parking + storage locker, Two large 770 sq.ft. 1 + den in master planned waterfront resort neighborhood • Steps tto seawall, surrounded by million dollar parks • Gorgeous open & modern flrpln, granite countertops,S/S appl.,gas stove, pantry off kitchen, real den (can be jr. bdrm or great office), dining area, spacious bath, h/w flrs thruout • Resort Amenities: Club Viva 24/7 concierge, I/D pool, hot tub, squash courts, ttheatre, club house w/ kitchen, 2xguest suites & more • Solid construction, rainscreened • Best neighborhood downtown!

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KITSILANO #6-2188 W8th 2 /3 bdrm , $991,000 Sat 2-4 2248 W8th 3 bdrm , $938,000 Sun 2-4

701-455 BEACH CRESCENT PARKWEST I: $559,000

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1201-8280 LANDSDOWNE ROAD VERSANTE/RICHMOND: $628,000

2609-977 MAINLAND STREET YALETOWN PARK: $549,900

ICE ! PR UCED D RE NEW LISTING: Location! Location! Steps to Canada Line Station, across from Landsdowne Shopping Centre, 1179 sq.ft. 3 bdrm & 2 bath, NE corner 270 degree views as fas as you can see • Hardwood flrs, S/S appliances, gas stove, balcony, spacious rooms, open & modern kitchen, views from every room, complete privacy, 2 side x side parking, granite counters, undermount sinks, wood cabinets.

1601-189 DAVIE STREET AQUARIUS III: $512,000

1808-4808 HAZEL STREET CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $512,000 Unobsctructed 270 degree vviews of N. Shore Mtns & CCityscapes • SW corner 871 ssq.ft 2 bdrm & 2 bath & 2 parking & storage • Open & modern florplan, spacious rooms, separate dining/ living rms • Huge outdoor ccovered balcony, gas stove, sstone countertops, opposite bdrms for maximum privacy & more • Location, location! TTake the skywalk to Metrottown or Skytrain station. All tthe conveniences at your ddoorstep.

W NE ING! T S I L SUBPENTHOUSE: 5 star vibrant waterfront neighbourhood & rere sort amenities • Steps to seawall, Canada Line station, Urban Fare, Roundhouse Centre, marinas, parks & Yaletown Heritage District • Corner 722 sq.ft. 1 bdrm + den, award winning architectural features, granite countertops, S/S appliances, gas stove, sep. dining room • Views of city. mtns, & some park & False Creek • Covered balcony & 1 prkg, I/D pool, hot tub, gym, 24/7 concierge, theatre, clubhouse & more.

1801-977 MAINLAND STREET YALETOWN PARK III: $409,000

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606-1483 HOMER STREET THE WATERFORD: $919,000

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Spacious 583 sq sq.ft. ft 1 bdrm w/ den & views of cityscape & Yaletown • Heart of Yaletown, steps to Seawall, Robson St. & Entertainment District; ultimate convenience • Stone countertops, Italian-inspired bathrooms, built-in wine rack, spacious rooms, can fit Kind in bdrm, 1 parking & 1 storage locker • Only 5 years old, rainscreened, pets allowed, rentals allowed • Covered large outdoor balcony for BBQs all year round.

T JUS LD! O S INV INVESTORS NVEST ESTORS ORS & FTHB!: FTHB! FTH B!:: Exceptional flflrr plan, plan 615 sq.ft sq ft 1 bdrm + REAL den! All rms are spacious, den can be small 2nd bdrm, views of N. Shore mtns, some F. Creek, cityscapes. Stone counters, gas stove, walk-in closet, large living/dining area, balcony for BBQs, 1 parking + 1 storage locker, N & E facing, resort amenities: 24/7 concierge, I/D pool, hot tub, clubhouse, theatre, gym. Steps to Robson, Seawall & Yaletown.

Luxury 1075 sq.ft. SW CCorner • 2bdrm + 2 bathroom + den, balccony, views of F. Creek & Park, a/c, 8’8” ceilings, H/W flrs, gas f/p & stove, SS/S applnces, resort aamenities, 1 prkg + 1 sstorage • Granite, Bosch, five star building in luxury Beach Crescent neighbourhood.

JUST SOLD!

1807-928 BEATTY STREET

THE MAX BY CONCORD PACIFIC: $399,000

270 degree protected unobstructed views from F. Creek, YYaletown, Fireworks, city & mtns • 26th flor SW & N corner 745 sq.ft. 2 bdrm + 2 bath + flex, 1 prkg + 1 storage locker, opposite bdrms for privacy, master ensuite w/ walk-thru closets, vviews from every room, stone & marble counters, S/S appliances, great floorplan, complete privvacy, mint condition! • True Yalettown, steps to seawall & Robson St. Open & modern flrplan. Most desirable in Yaletown.

44-50 PANORAMA PLACE $535,000 801-1438 RICHARDS ST – AZURA I @ GEORGE WAINBORN PARK: $519,000 5532 MACKENZIE ST. – KERRISDALE 3200+ SF HOME: $1,998,000 1107-989 RICHARDS ST THE MONDRIAN 1: $429,000 903-638 BEACH CRES – ICON I @ GEORGE WAINBORN PARK: $799,000

false creek north | yaletown | coal harbour | downtown

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Rob Joyce & Sales Associate Roger Ross

West End Specialists

Nobody knows the West End better! WEST COAST

604.623.5433 www.robjoyce.ca

en : Opp w e N Two Patios 1147 Nelson #404. OPEN: SUN 2-3. NEW LISTING. Sharp price. Split level 706 sf NW corner, cathedral ceilings. Pets OK. $385,000.

iningg LLisistt w w e e NN Penthouse Studio 1251 Cardero #2207. Top floor. NEW LISTING. Mint condition top floor with water & mountain views & parking. $219,900.

Sales Associate Roger Ross

West End Specialist Rob Joyce MLS Gold Master Medallion Award 2011

ngg isistitni L L w NNeew English Bay 1534 Harwood #602. North West corner concrete one bedroom just off the beach, hardwood floors, prime location. $189,900.

Two Bedroom 1127 Barclay #501. Beautifully updated NE corner with city views, new kitchen & bath. Pet and rental friendly strata bldg. $469,900.

West of Denman 1967 Barclay #804. Sweeping city, park and mountain views in prime Lost Lagoon pet friendly studio. Roof deck. $298,000.

The El Cid 1850 Comox #1707. Unobstructed mountain and city views, NE corner updated suite with pool and rooftop deck. $329,900.

Now is the perfect time to buy in the West End!

The Seastar 1003 Pacific #1207. Beautifully renovated NE corner studio with city & mountain views. Perfect first suite. Great price! $259,900.

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West of Denman 1924 Comox #205. High end renovations at The Windgate near Stanley Park. 737 sf. New rain screen. Pets OK. $439,900.

The Ellington 1010 Burnaby #403. Amazing price for 1100 sf 2 bdrm / 2 bath / 2 parking. Prime West End strata. Pets OK. Fantastic amenities. $499,000.

Trophy Lot 1706 West 15th Heritage house at the corner of Pine. Ideal location. First time offered in 77 years. Enormous possibilities. $2,198,000.

West of Denman 1879 Barclay #210. Heritage character near the park. Top design remodel throughout & a parking spot. $328,000.

The Safari 1050 Chilco #604. Beautifully renovated suite with parking, French doors, real hardwood oak floors & roof top deck. 603 sf. $295,000.

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Top 1% of Royal LePage Canada and #1 Team at Royal LePage City Centre

the mike and will team Mike wilcox 604 782 3545 will pratt 778 772 4252

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2/3 bed, 2 bath, 3 level House sized living 10 ft main floor ceilings 18 unit complex DETACHED Heart of Kitsilano 2248 W. 8th Ave Large South facing 3 bed 2 bath 1422 SF private patio Brand NEW Private Master level Main level w/potential Under warranty for office/suite/rec....? Secure parking Central Kitsilano Jenn-Air appliance Roof top 200 SF deck Quality throughout!

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ON THE DRIVE

DESIGNER 10! 202 1554 Burnaby

WHY RENT? 209 1169 Nelson

404 1688 E 8th

$60K in designer updates throughout Central West End Rainscreened Quiet treed outlook 2 blocks to the water!

1 bed 1 bath 635 SF Pets and rentals ok Central West End Well maintained building Quality renovation

2 bed 2 bath 767 SF Mountain Views Separate bedrooms Rainscreened Steps to the skytrain Rented for $1850!

$439,000

$329,900

$398,000

Visit mikeandwill.com for more listings, information and an opportunity to join our market update to keep you informed!

STEPHEN BURKE

CO-OP STUDIO

.Expect More Expect your agent to be the most knowledgable in your area. Expect a team member to be available when you need them. Expect your agent to be an expert negotiator. Expect out of the box marketing and a strong online presence. Expect to have the best real estate transaction of your life! We love what we do! Helping both Buyers and Sellers.

‘BUY’ STANLEY PARK & ENGLISH BAY

SUTTON GROUP - WEST COAST REALTY 301-1508 W BROADWAY

604-714-1700

www.stephenburke.com

604-551-4190

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1975 PENDRELL

$210,000

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‡ Year round Stanley Park & ocean views ‡ 2 BR 2 bath 1089 sf parkside MCM concrete ‡ Huge 14’ x 16’ LR for entertaining, eFP ‡ King size Master BR with full ensuite bath

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‡ 1108 sf + 350 sf deck: windows east & west ‡ 10’ ceilings, AIR CON, Euroline windows ‡ The Crandall in Historic Olde Yaletown ‡ Dbl sided gas FB. 2 BR 2 Bath, huge ensuite ‡ Walk-in closet. 2 SxS parking TROPHY SUITE

1277 NELSON

1072 HAMILTON $1,090,000

August 9, 2012

$669,900

2 MASTER ENSUITE BEDROOMS

‡ Contemporary redesign 2 BR 2 Bath 950 sf ‡ SS appls, Silestone counters, custom lighting ‡ QHZEDWKV¿[WXUHVWLOHÀRRU IFUVKZUWLOH ‡ 7HDNÀRRUVWKURXJKRXWZLGHRSHQLQJZLQGRZV ‡ 1 parking, 1 storage, live in or rent out. No Pets

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1738 ALBERNI

$555,000

1010 BURNABY

$875,000

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CARNEY’S CARNEY’S CORNER CORNER

w w w. s t e p h e n m o r r i s r e a l t o r. c o m 407-272 E4th Ave.

305-228 E4th Ave.

$548,800

AIRSHOW SPECIAL - Bright, airy corner strata home in sought after West of Denman location where any size dog is welcome as part of the family. This home features lots of windows, skylite, wall to wall sliders off living area leading to large south facing balcony running the entire width of the suite. Tasteful upgrades include solid red oak floors, crown moldings and baseboards, subway tile and more but still room to add your own style. Spacious rooms accommodate house size furniture, formal dining, office? $389,000

1301-811 Helmcken St.

$449,800

$324,800

OPEN SUN 2-4 1855 NELSON WILD BLUE YONDER! Imagine gardening, tanning and entertaining on your private sunny roof deck accessed off loft (den/guest room/media room?), while enjoying spacious living area, updated kitchen with nook, two baths, master with walk-in closet and office on main level. Bamboo and cork floors, fresh paint and baseboards and gas fireplace in 17 ft. vaulted ceilings. Super friendly. Have to see this one to appreciate. Steps to the beach! $589,000 Unique penthouse loft at MECCA! SW corner with few common walls! 1206 sq.ft. total in spacious permitted loft. 2 full baths—huge master ensuite. Enjoy the 21 ft. soaring ceilings, 14 ft. of south-facing window and skylight. Concrete floors, generous updated kitchen offering function, form and style. Great centre island, clever built-in throughout. 1 u/g parking. Steps to common city view roof deck. Lots of natural light. 1st viewing: Saturday, August 11.

STEPHEN MORRIS

Dynamic Architects own 2 level loft, huge windows, 16’ ceilings, NE corner @ “The Watershed Studios.” Stunning “NEW” never been lived in renovations done on permit, sleek polished concrete floors, superior quality finishings thru-out, stainless kitchen counter, numerous custom built-in cabinets, double sized “walk-in shower.” Gleaming paint job, south facing window in loft to lush green courtyard - GST paid. A rare & wonderful loft.

Fantastic 530 sq ft 1 bdrm plus 60 sq ft + balcony with panoramic city views. Newer stylish quality updates of kitchen and bath. Great layout – no wated space, big windows, sunny, bright southeast views, super central location. 1 u/g parking plus storage locker, exercise room, caretaker suite, 2 pets allowed max 35lbs each, rental restrictions. Built in 1994.

OPEN SAT & SUN 2-4 1280 NICOLA PROCEED TO GATE - Rare extra large top floor corner suite with vaulted ceilings, skylight, balcony and roof deck. Super pet friendly complex near dog park and all services and amenities for the rest of the family. Easy access to Downtown, Yaletown, English Bay, Stanley Park and more from this one of a kind home in lovingly maintained rainscreened, replumbed strata featuring recently redecorated common areas. Taking off soon!

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TALK TO LIZ CARNEY 604 685-5951/603-3095

PARK GEORGIA REALTY 109-5701 Granville Street

Be first! Call me @ 604-261-7275

West End Neighbours

THANKS to all the neighbours, volunteers and contributors to the community planning process, the watchdogs and participants in development and neighbourhood issues. Enjoy the sun, complete surveys, volunteer and check the website often. www.westendneighbours.ca

liz.carney@century21.ca • www.vancouvercondo.com Century 21 In Town Realty • 421 Pacific • 1030 Denman

In Town Realty

MY MARKETING STRATEGY WORKS A Completely Refreshing Real Estate Experience Unlike Any Other! Please Read Our Client Testimonials at www.MichaelDowling.ca Company Rookie of the Year 2004 • Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist Certified Elderly Client Specialist • Hundreds of Homes Sold

SHOWCASE OF FINE PROPERTIES ROCHE POINT, NV NEW LISTING

OPEN SAT AUG 18 & SUN AUG 19 2-4PM

DUNBAR

MOUNT PLEASANT NEW LISTING

VIEW BY APPOINTMENT

11-3634 Garibaldi Drive, 3617 West 21st Avenue, $788,000 $1,378,000 • Gorgeous huge end unit – 2400sq.ft.! • Prestigious Brookside Homes in Roche Point • 3-4 beds, 3 baths, built-in garage, grass back yard • Close to shops, skiing, schools, marina, hiking, church • In beautiful shape, 2 parking, on greenbelt!

• Beautiful 3-4 bedroom bungalow with basement • Corner lot – RS-1 (Laneway House possible) • Build view home with 3 rental income suite or live-in • Beautiful solid oak floor, in solid home at quiet location • Close to UBC, Pacific Spirit Park, shopping, tennis, swimming, hiking • School catchment: Queen Elizabeth and Lord Byng Secondary • Wonderful backyard with garden for growing fruits & vegetables!

WEST END

NEW LISTING

OPEN AUG 16 5:30-7PM AUG 19 & 20 11AM-1PM

KITSILANO HOT NEW PRICE!

OPEN SAT & SUN 2-4PM

NEW LISTING COMING SOON

MetroVista, 404-288 East The Jetson, 406-1277 2438 West 8th 8th Avenue, $378,000 Nelson Street, $418,000 Avenue,

• Gorgeous penthouse corner unit with beautiful serene view! • 1 bdrm & office/den, 658 sq.ft. in SOMA District • Tasteful designer renovation - sleek Euro, relaxing, classy feel • Gym, 1 parking, 1 large storage locker • Pets & rentals allowed, concrete, great shape building • Across fr. Mt. Pleasant Comm. Centre • Walk to shops, Starbucks, bus, library & all Mount Pleasant/South Main Street spots!

• Fabulous S.E. Huge 740SQFT One Bedroom in Famous “Jetson” Bldg • Gorgeous h/w Floors, Paint, Lighting, Crown Moulding • Unique, Designer Floor Plan • Best Location – Steps to Davie & Robson Shops, Thurlow • 1 Parking/1 Storage – No Pets, Rentals Allowed – Great investment!

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VENICE COURT PENTHOUSE $885,000 405-1869 SPYGLASS • Spectacular view • 2 bedrooms • 2 bathrooms • 1155sf • 3 balconies • Waterfront • False Creek freehold • Pet and rental friendly • Parking & storage • Tastefully renovated

$30,000 PRICE REDUCTION L’HERMITAGE $638,000 1403-788 RICHARDS • Live the dream, an exclusive residence at L’ Hermitage • An elegant lobby & 24 hrs concierge welcomes you • Located in the vibrant downtown core, an impressive 2 BR + den offers sleek & stylish finishings & more • Urban lifestyle living with cafes, restaurants, shops & transit, just outside your door • Terrific south cityscape views • Relax in your air conditioned unit or enjoy the terrific fitness facility & amenities • Great location, great value & great unit

PARKSIDE GREENE TOWNHOME $319,900 103-3888 NORFOLK • Generous oversized 1 bedroom • Private townhome entry • Walking trails • Massive outdoor terrace • One year young • 2-5-10-year warranty • Parking and storage • Pet and rental friendly • Beautifully finished

PARK PLAZA $374,000 1707-1188 RICHARDS

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Beautiful end unit townhouse in boutique complex.

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$745,000

Bedrooms: 5 | Bathrooms: 4 | House: 4,352 sq.ft. | Lot: 20,000 sq.ft. VIEW

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Great opportunity for a low maintenance lifestyle in one of the best, family neighborhoods. Walk to everything from this home!

6505 Wellington Place, West Vancouver

$899,000

Spectacular home with amazing views of Howe Sound and the islands.

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Rare opportunity to purchase 2.09 acres only minutes from downtown Squamish. Level lot with loads of views and sunlight! Walking distance to Brennan Park recreation centre and direct access to recreation including hiking, biking, Äshing, walking and so much more! Property waiting for your ideas! MOTIVATED SELLER

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Charming property! Zoned I-1 and perfect for a live/work or development opportunity. Three homes in one! Located in the heart of downtown and backing onto the estuary just a stones throw to your own personal access to recreation at its best! 1st property is a 3bdrm, 1 bath immaculate rancher with custom wood Änishing throughout. 2nd property is a 1 bdrm, 1 bath cottage equipped with second kitchen and living. 3rd property is a 1,000 sq.ft wired shop with nice ofÄce area, small kitchenette, full bathroom and 1 bedroom. An abundance of gardens and green with view and loads of light! Call to view this home!

NEW HOME #3-1589 EAGLE RUN DR $874,900

Black Tusk Realty Garibaldi Highlands, BC

The most exquisite unit in Meighan Creek! This 3 bdrm unit is the largest Åoor plan and completely re-Änished. New designer kitchen with granite counter tops, gas range, bar fridge and modern lighting. OfÄce with complete custom built cabinets and Äling. New engineered Åooring throughout main. Ledge stone Äreplace with new mantel. New modern powder room and newly Änished baths upstairs with the Änest Änishes. Fresh designer paint throughout. This unit is a true end unit with surrounding greens pace and completely fenced in yard space with large patio. High vaulted ceilings and over sized windows create a large living space to capture the great surrounding views. Must see

Exquisite craftsmanship through this newly designed 4 bdrm home. Located on a cul-desac with a huge south facing fenced yard. Backing onto awe-inspiring mountain and river views. Your own private entrance to recreation beyond belief! There was no detail left in this Äne home; stamped concrete; slate paths, Är beams, grand entrance, vaulted ceilings, 8ft doors and custom cabinetry. Gourmet chefs kitchen including sub zero fridge & freezer, double drawer Äsher pascal dishwasher, gas range, double built-in oven with convection, oversized island and high bar all Änished with custom solid wood (maple toffee) cabinets; topped with quartz. Family rooms, spa like baths, ofÄce and so much more!

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Pristine ocean views and stunning sunsets. Prestigious Waterfront home designed to capture the essence of West Coast living, this home is a work of art. 10 ft. ceilings on all 3 levels, the highest quality noble materials, gated entry, amazing kitchen with double Subzero fridges and professional appliances, outdoor Àreplace, unique wine cellar, hot tub under the stars...Easy walking access to 114 ft. of your own shoreline with several secluded patios and idyllic bays to enjoy the marine life.

Built for the present owners by famous Ledingham. Contemporary design with walls of glass and high ceilings brings in the amazing westerly views and sunsets! Classic high end Ànishings and great built-ins make this home look timeless. Pool and hot tub on the main level with lovely walk out deck. Complete privacy and easy access to ocean. Wide lot with over 100 ft. on the water.t home

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5968 Marine Drive, W.V.

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Most Seascape buyers prefer this Bellevue plan because you have the master bedroom and den on the main Áoor with level access from the street and from your private garage, plus 2 additional bedrooms and rec room down. Owned by a celebrity chef, this home has the most professional wine cellar you will Ànd! This is considered the best location in the complex.

Architectural detail makes this bright Caulfeild home a unique and inviting place. Cradled into a sunny and beautifully landscaped lot with a very easy driveway, this home offers views of the ocean accross the street . New hardwood Áoors, new carpets, new stainless steel appliances and updated master bath. Most rooms open to private sunny decks surrounded by lush landscaping.

PRESTIGIOUS WATERFRONT building designed by famous New York architect Robert Stern. Located by the seawall, this luxurious 2 level townhome offers 1,730 sq. ft., 10ft ceilings, huge picture windows and French doors opening to a beautiful west facing patio. Private access off walkway or entrance through the main lobby with concierge. Luxurious amenities include gorgeous indoor pool, gym and spa. Private 2 car garage.

8603 Seascape Pl., W.V.

4503 Marine Drive, W.V.

103-2288 Bellevue Ave W.V.

$999,000

$1,550,000

$2,288,000

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