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LaNDmark 33 $629,000
2006-1009 Expo Boulevard • 974 sf • 2 bedroom & den • Marina and city views throughout
Crestmark 2 $948,000
• 1153 sf • 2 bedroom & den • Water & city views • Rarely lived in – like brand new home
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$339,800 201-1825 West 8th Avenue
paCifiC $1,040,000 903-8 Smithe Mews, Vancouver
684 sf • 1 BR, north facing
1238 sf • 2 bdrm, 2 bath • View
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west end 1281 Alberni 2 bdrm, $1.395Million, Sat/Sun 2-4 307-1743 Pendrell 1 bdrm, $269,900, Sat 2-4 1238 Melville St 2 & 3 bdrm available, $569,000. $679,000, Fri 10-12, Sun 2-4 1225 Barclay St 2 bdrm, $509,900, Sat 2-4 214-1355 Harwood St 1 bdrm, $338,000, Sat/Sun 2-3:30
304-925 W. 15th 1 bdrm, $383,000, Sun 2-4
yaletown 1401-501 Pacific St Studio + den, $359,888, Sun 2-4 9E-139 Drake 2 bdrm, $729,000, Sun 2-4 2
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201-1723 Frances 2 bdrm, $375,000, Sat/Sun 2-4
creekside 1503-125 Milross Ave 2 bdrm, $485,000, Sat 2-4
UBC PH3-1503 W.65th Ave Penthouse studio, $198,000, Sat/Sun 2-4
new west 133-600 Park Crescent 1 bdrm, $269,000, Sat 11:30-1
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1206-583 BEACH CRESCENT $938,000
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$1,258,000 907-1438 RICHARDS ST
304-925 WEST 15TH AVE
OPEN SUNDAY 2-4PM
“Aziara I” in Yaletown. 558 sq ft, 1 bedroom Flex. First time buyer or investor unit. S/S appliances, granite counters, new laminate flooring & private balcony. Spa-like amenities. Walk to Seawall, shopping, park and more.
Michael Tudorie 604-910-7777
707-1288 MARINASIDE CR. Meticulously maintained bldg in Fairview. 737 sq ft, 1 bed, top floor, corner unit, vaulted ceilings. Feels like home! www.davekennyrealtor.com
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214-1355 HARWOOD STREET
OPEN SATURDAY & SUNDAY 2-3:30PM PEACE AND QUIET. PEACE OF MIND. You can relax in this generous 1 bdrm garden unit opening to a lush outdoor space knowing you have become an owner in a solid, immaculately maintained building which enjoys an excellent reputation. Situated on a quiet street in the heart of the West End. Adult bldg. PET friendly. Parking and storage included.
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BOSA concrete, 6 years young, view, parking, storage, 2 bed, 1 bath, 786 sq ft. www.davekennyrealtor.com
Well-kept in every way, with proactive strata. Perfect pied-aterre, offers direct Southeast VIEWS that boast lots of natural light, overlooking False Creek. 24/7 concierge, swimming pool/sauna and gym. This unit is in original condition, easily livable but price allows for your design ideas. At your doorstep appreciate Urban Fare, Sports & events arenas, the finest dining and shops of Yaletown. Walk to downtown, plus enjoy the convenience of the Canada Line only one block away.
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VANCOUVER’S VIBRANT DOWNTOWN CAPITOL RESIDENCES WITH VIEWS of Harbour, city and mountains. Luxurious one bedroom plus storage/office with superior layout has performance kitchen w/ stainless steel appl., granite counters, gas range, refined flat-panel cabinetry, adjoining balcony & secured parking. Premium finishing includes distinctive millwork, limestone, marble, and more! Sophistication and style meet at the cultural heart of the city, just steps from fashionable Robson St, hot spots, galleries, theatres & concert venues. Enjoy the convenience of concierge, fitness centre, landscaped terrace, and meeting room & lounge. The perfect spot for either an investment or urban home! Note: balance of 2-5-10 home warranty in place.
601-845 CHILCO ST
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2501-833 SEYMOUR ST
Brand New Rainscreened Bldg. Newly renovated suite. 1677 sq ft, 3 bed, 3 bath, 4 parking. www.davekennyrealtor.com
Marilou Appleby 604-318-9566
1904–1020 HARWOOD ST
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.
WELCOME TO LOST LAGOON TERRACE. A unique one residence-perfloor, three bedroom home rarely available in an unparalleled location with sweeping views overlooking the lagoon, Stanley Park and the mountains. Take the elevator up to your private lobby and behold the bright open expansive floor plan featuring STUNNING VIEWS from the large living, dining & Master bedrooms. Impressive custom chef’s kitchen has S/S appl., granite counters, wood cabinets & centre island with convenient adjoining pantry/laundry. Generous Master VIEW SUITE has luxurious five piece marble en-suite. Enjoy a lifestyle opportunity and live at the edge of the park, surrounded by nature and then step out to the exciting West End and all it has to offer! #601-845 Chilco Street.
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Sprawling 1311sf NW corner 2 bdrm + 2bath in a waterfront seaside highly desirable location • Right on seawall, aquabus to Granville Island, mins. to beaches & parks • Generous rooms thruout, perfect for entertaining & house size furniture! • Reno’d kitchen w/ new S/S Fisher Paykel, Miele & Bosch appliances, lovely kitchen island & windows in kitch., h/w flrs, gas f/p, king size bdrms, Master has 5pc. bath w/ sep. shower, jetted tub & W/I closet • Outdoor covered balcony for bbqs, real laundry room, 2 parking & storage locker • This is a jewel in the sky. Clubhouse, guest suite, sauna, hottub & gym • Exterior paint & sealant completed 2011.
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1101-1003 PACIFIC STREET THE SEASTAR: $519,000
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Westend gem, SE corner 966 sf sprawling 1 bdrm + 2 bathroom + breakfast nook (office). Can be easily converted back to 2nd bdrm • Huge open kitchen, views of F. Creek, marina & city. Steps to English Bay & seawall • Gas f/p, maple wood flrs, generous for all entertaining needs, master ensuite, built-in surround system, pantry off kitchen, 1 parking + 1 storage locker • Views from every room!
106-1860 Robson St • $1,399,000
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Beautiful 3 bdrm t/h “West of Denman” location at Stanley Park Place. This 2 storey (concrete construction) t/h is an end unit with north, west and south private yards and terrace. Elegant & contemporary renovation to this 1600 sq.ft. home with 10 ft. ceilings in living & dining rooms. Chef’s kitchen with ivory granite counters, and custom cabinets!
9E-139 DRAKE ST. CONCORDIA II: $729,000
Sweeping views on top of the city skyline, English Bay & mtns • NW Corner, 1005 sf, 2bdrm+2bath+den, top of line luxury finishings: granite, hardwd flrs, marble flrs, S/S appliances w/ gas stove, 8’8” ceilings, rollerblinds & more • At the heart of the Corporate & Entertainment district, step out to theatres, Robson St, Convention Centre, Sports Arenass, Yaletown, Gastown –every convenience!
Beautiful floorplan N, E & S corner 1079sf 2 bdrm + 2bath + real den • Across the street from Elsie Roy Elementary, seawall, David Lam Park, Roundhouse Comm. Centre, Urban Fare, Canada Line & Yaletown • Generous rooms, master fits king bed, granite counters, window in kitchen, marble in bathrooms, H/W flrs & new carpet in bdrms, views of False Creek, city & courtyard, Iarge insuite storage, excellent for entertaining w/ spacious living/dining, den w/ windows. Solid building, best managed in Yaletown w/ onsite Mgr. I/D pool, hot tub, gym, bike room.
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306-1367 ALBERNI STREET THE LIONS: $458,000
802-4333 CENTRAL BLVD. PRESIDIA BY BOSA: $419,000
false creekCentralnorth I yaletown I coalHeartharbour I dow to Financial/Corporate of Metrotown, superb district, Robson St. Retail, Coal Harbour & West End • 749 sf 2bdrm+2bath with master ensuite bathroom • Great & efficient floorplan features brand new hardwood flrs, open kitchen, granite countertops, opposite bedrooms for maximum privacy, insuite storage, den/oﬃce, 1 parking & more • Concierge, club house, media room & gym • Rentals allowed great for an investment, pied a terre, couples and First Time Home Buyers • Solid concrete construction.
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1002-1889 Alberni St • $399,900
4-985 Jervis St • $239,000
One bdrm & den in prestigious “Lord Stanley” at Stanley Park. Amazing view of the Rowing Club, Marina and North Shore mountains. Floor to ceiling windows, open kitchen plan, insuite laundry, u/g parking, pet and rentals OK.
Great value in the heart of the West End! If you love hardwood floors, and cove ceilings in a 50’s style building, this may be the suite for you. 600 sq.ft. one bedroom, west facing, cat permitted.
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2202-1500 HORNBY STREET 888 BEACH: $688,000 JUST SOLD IN 5 DAYS. MULTIPLE OFFERS!
304-1072 Hamilton St • $398,000
205-1055 Harwood St • $189,000
Heritage Yaletown warehouse conversion. Great layout with exposed timber beams and columns contrasting with s/s counters in open kitchen plan with full size appliances. Floor to ceiling windows in living room. Pet friendly!
Great opportunity to own in the Westend in this classic “Art Deco” style building! Ultra quiet location with western exposure. Classic oak floors, original faux fireplace, and renovated bathroom. Cat permitted.
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Premium location & Fabulous 2 bedroom in the highly sought after Marinaside area • Resort style living right at the seawall with first class marinas, Urban Fare, Canada Line, Yaletown & Roundhouse Community Centre • Picturesque views of False Creek, marina & English Style Courtyard w/ water gardens • 987 sqft, 2bdrm + 2 bathrms, sleek black granite kitchen counters, gas stove, limestone in bathrooms, spacious rooms, flr to ceiling windows, 5pc. master ensuite w/ separate shower, walk-in closet, custom Murphy bed in 2nd bdrm, balcony for bbqs, insuite storage & excellent floorplan w/ gas fireplace in L/R • 1 parking & resort amenities: I/D pool, gym, 24/7 concierge, theatre, hot tub, sauna & more.
Prestigious award winning building located in a marina setting on the seawall • Steps to miles of seawall & beaches, Aquabus to Granville Island – an exclusive & quiet location • 1,043 sf Corner 2 bdrm, 2 bath w/9ft ceilings, sweeping views of the city, mtns & marinas • Designer finishings: gas f/p, S/S appl, granite counters, espresso h/w flrs thruout, crown mouldings, contemporary lighting, marble counters in bathroom, jetted tub, generous rooms w/ sep. dining area, flr to ceiling windows • 1 prkg + 1 storage.
Breathtaking 270 degree views, sharing the skyline of ShangriLa & Sheraton One Wall Centre • English Bay, over the rooftops of city skyline & mtns • SW Corner, Air Conditioned, 1052sf, 2bdrm + 2bath, 8’8” ceilings, h/w thruout, S/S appl., gas stove, granite, marble floors, 2 balconies, walk-in closet, 5pc. master ensuite w/ double sinks w/ sep. shower, 4 high speed elevators • Epicenter of the Corporate & Entertainment District • Mins. to new Convention Centre, steps to Robson St, Gastown, Yaletown & Rogers Arena • 1 prkg.
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Bosa quality, steps to Skytrain & Metrotown shopping! • NE corner 821 sqft 1 bdrm + large den (easy 2nd bedroom) with TWO x 4pc. bathrooms • Granite counters, S/S appliances w/ gas stove, beautiful floorplan, electric f/p, 88 sf outdoor balcony, corner unit for plenty of windows, his/her closets in master bdrm with ensuite 4pc. bathroom, 2parking, storage locker & more.
702-1005 BEACH AVE. THE ALVAR: $699,000
CAPITOL RESIDENCES: $825,000
3307-833 SEYMOUR ST.
1708-4808 HAZEL STREET CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $482,000
Unobstructed English Bay views • 1066sf air conditioned, 2 bdrm + 2bathroom, 9ft ceilings, granite counters, Bosch S/S appliances, gas stove, TWO PARKING, 1 storage locker, hardwood flrs throughout, luxury building across the street from Sunset Beach • Built 2004, Rainscreened • Open & Modern • Club house, gym, hot tub & media rm.
JUST SOLD! 604-53 W. HASTINGS STREET PARIS BLOCK: $729,000
606-1483 HOMER STREET THE WATERFORD: $919,000
1808-4808 HAZEL STREET CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $512,000
701-455 BEACH CRESCENT PARKWEST I: $559,000
1801-977 MAINLAND STREET YALETOWN PARK III: $409,000
false creek north | yaletown | coal harbour | downtown
West End’s Hottest Buys w ew N Ne New Listing 1251 Cardero #705. View! View! View! Recent kitchen and bath renovations & refished oak hardwood. 651 sf. $218,000.
West of Denman 1850 Comox #302. SE corner on English Bay. Roof deck, pool & resort feel in solid concrete. 641 sf. $267,000.
Off Denman 1655 Nelson #202. Best buy in West End strata. Updated 677 sf post & beam construction. Pets & rentals OK. $335,000.
SOLD The Sandpiper 1740 Comox
w ew Ne New Listing 1995 Beach #404. Unobstructed water views on English Bay at Huntington West. Solid concrete, rooftop deck on the beach. 708 sf. $579,000.
SOLD The Safari 1050 Chilco #604. West of Denman character and heritage co-op with a reputation for quality. Hardwood floors. $270,300.
#402. Beautifully West-facing renovated 1 bdrm + SOLD solarium with some water views. Top notch strata. $339,900.
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JUST OFF DENMAN SOLID CONCRETE Well managed with no issues. Outdoor pool. $200,000.
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SOLD IN ONE DAY 1055 Harwood. #211. Architect’s own suite with high end upgrades. 750 sf. $324,900.
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SOLD IN ONE DAY 1720 Barclay #604. View suite in concrete. Needs some updating. 577 sf. $209,000.
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2095 Beach Beach Park #203. Renovated waterfront ocean view suite. Open balc. 704 sf. $398,000.
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Penthouse 1055 Harwood. Rarely offered 2 bdrm true penthouse, 1050 sf. Large patio possible. $449,900.
February 21, 2013
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1 bed, den 1 bath 672 SF Renovated, new kitchen Overheight ceilings Big windows, city outlook Rooftop gym, hot tub 1 Parking & 2 lockers
2 bed, den 3 bath 1648 SF Front to back townhome Transformed with custom finishings & perfection 2 patios, 16 & 11ft ceilings Attached private garage
2 bed 2 bath 1116 SF Bright corner suite False Creek views Completely redesigned Waterfront building 2 parking & a locker
2 bed 1 bath 990 SF Top floor Vaulted living room Completely redesigned Heart of the West End Corner suite
1 bed 1 bath 650 SF Hardwood floors 2 blocks to English Bay Ready for your design ideas! Parking and storage
1 bed 1 bath 737 SF Private entry home Overheight ceilings Upgraded appliances Large quiet patio In suite laundry, parking
2 bed 1 bath 890 SF Updated throughout Solid well kept building Insuite laundry Great layout, large den Parking and locker
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410-2828 MAIN ST
• Stylish, 1 bdrm penthouse at Domain with enormous sundrenched 20 ft terrace & quiet, tree-lined exposure • Privacy, views, designer inspired beauty, modern upscale finishings: cork floors, spa-like baths and tiles, 9’ ceilings, white engineered stone counters, imported Italian chrome counters, s/s appliances, insuite w/d, warranty, parking & storage included • Steps to the best restaurants, grocery shopping, cafes, boutiques, etc • This is the best of South Main living!
NEW LISTING STELLA SUB PENTHOUSE
• Unique SUB-PENTHOUSE in reputable “Stella,” centrally located steps from Main Street’s funky shops & dining • Solid complex: glass + steel + concrete construction, the floor plan in this 1 bdrm + storage + encl. balcony/den + large, oversized patio will not disappoint • Sweeping southern vistas & bird’s eye views • High end kitchen & bath, polished chrome, wenge wood, white, thick corian countertops & kitchen island, light filled solarium • The open concept is an entertainer’s dream
NEW LISTING THE 501 $359,888 1401-501 PACIFIC ST
Open concept Studio + Den + Balcony (or One Bedroom + Den + Balcony) • Spectacular VIEW YALETOWN • Tastefully renovated 517sf • Steps to parks, seawall, shopping, and dining – exceptional lifestyle • Modern & bright decor with exceptional millwork & built-in shelving, storage, murphy bed • Porcelain tiles/wide plank hardwood, gas fireplace, separate storage locker and parking • Affordability in central Yaletown core! • Resort style building amenities, pets and rentals welcome, quality complex for peace of mind
NEW LISTING PENDRELL STRATA $459,900 102-1234 PENDRELL ST
• Location, style & great value! • Fabulous 2 BR corner suite, located in Davie Village, only 1/2 block to everything • Fully renovated gourmet kitchen with S/S appliances, quartz counters & heated tile floor • Updated bath with soaker tub, real h/w floors throughout, wood burning F/P for cozy evenings • Huge insuite storage • Large ground floor patio for relaxing & BBQ’s.
THE OLIVE $428,800 406-3225 TUPPER ST
1237 PHILLIPS AVE $1,198,000 • Immaculately maintained, beautiful, 6 bdrm, 4 bath home • 2 bdrm + den, ground floor mortgage helper/suite • On quiet culde-sac with easy access to the best schools in Burnaby • Bright, open & spacious home • Large kitchen with brand new stainless steel appl. • Large deck spaces & matured landscaped gardens
• Great 1 BR + den w/ gourmet kitchen w/ granite counters, quality cabinetry, KitchenAid s/s appl. • Fabulous north views & a balcony ideal for BBQs • Unit has a cozy living room with wide plank h/w flooring & fireplace • Great lifestyle unit in South Cambie steps to transit, shopping, cafes & restaurants • Pets & rentals welcome
788 HAMILTON STREET $699,000
L’HERMITAGE $628,000 1403-788 RICHARDS
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RECENT SALES 1403-788 RICHARDS 241-4899 PAINTED CLIFF RD 405-275 ROSS DR 606-565 SMITHE ST 407-3638 W BROADWAY 212-2515 ONTARIO ST 8-1250 WEST 6TH AVE #741/743 EAST 10TH AVE 13-3855 PENDER 203-14824 N BLUFF RD 854 & 852 E.14TH AVE
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CARNEY’S CORNER MaRDI GRas sPeCIal You’ll have a wonderful time in resort style setting steps to Coal Harbour seawall, Robson’s shops, Stanley Park, Lost Lagoon & English Bay. Indoor pool, gym, sauna, steam, jacuzzi, garden courtyard, 24 hour security & lots of guest parking! Two tastefully decorated harbour view homes to choose from both with h/w floors, s/s appliances, quartz counters & more plus storeroom/office, balcony & two baths. Pets & rentals ok. 2 bdrm $569,000; 3 bdrm $679,000 oPen fRI 10-12, sun 2-4, 1238 MelvIlle Double youR fun Rare two level, two bdrm, two bath, two parking, two deck home on top two floors of quiet, exclusive section of concrete strata. Insuite laundry, hw floors & more just steps to all amenities including gym, sauna, jacuzzi, meeting room, workshop & garden. Lots of secured parking for your guests. Over 1100 sf inside & out. Great value! $499,900 faT TuesDay All the fasting, cooking, dining & partying perfect for you & your guests in houselike floorplan in solid character building West of Denman. Spacious rooms accommodate house size furniture, guests & entertaining. Comfort in new wraparound windows providing quiet & crossbreeze. Outlook to gardens & treelined street. Inlaid oak floors & two walk in closets. Great building in super condition near Lost Lagoon! $489,000
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bedroom house in hot • The SOHO, cool, modern Dunbar design • New 20’x20’ two car garage • 9 foot ceilings • 3 beds up & 2 bed suite • Penthouse studio down - potential mortgage • Great location, walk to helper everything • Laneway house potential • Close to UBC, downtown, airport • Currently could be • One Bus Outside Your Door packaged with adjoining Directly to UBC! property • POTENTIAL TOWNHOUSE UBC STUDENT ALERT! DEVELOPMENT 1 WEEK CLOSE POSSIBLE! • Nicely finished throughout
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• Walk everywhere from this central WE loc. • Close to IGA, Robson shops and Cineplex • Concrete and steel 2 bedroom 2 bath strata • Features new maple lam. floors (great for Fido) • Upgraded kitchen cabs, granite tile counters
• Breakfast bar in the open plan kitchen • Pleasant treed outlook to evergreens • Flex 2nd BR for media, office, guest accom. • Ensuite king size master bedroom, WD • All common areas upgraded. Great Value!
• Live mortgage free West of Denman • 1/2 block to sandy English Bay Beach • 1 block to Stanley Park, tennis, golf • Ideal Vancouver getaway close to shops • Acclaimed Mid-Century Modern building • Stylish bachelor suite with sleeping alcove
$509,900 1975 PENDRELL
At HOME on the WATER “Modern Rustic”
www.scottmcleod.ca TRG – The Residential Group Realty 101-1965 W. 4th Avenue, Vancouver
Outstanding! 2 bdrm & den, 2 bath, 2 fireplace, chef’s kitchen, float home. Convenient location close to airport, Canada Line and shopping.
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Coal Harbour Float Home, a stone’s throw to Stanley Park, shops and restaurants. Spacious 1 bdrm with built-in office.
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109-275 Ross Dr., New West $256,900 New Price!
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New Float Homes in North Vancouver across from banks, restaurants, shops, 2 blocks to Lonsdale Quay & Seabus. 900 to 1700sf.
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• Professional interior designed ‘model suite’ • Updated wood and stainless steel kitchen • All new bathroom. Original oak HW floors • Unbelievable storage, plus storage down • Solid concrete construction. Call for viewing! • Non-smoking bldg. No pets/rentals. 35% down.
February 21, 2013
$425,000 to $625,000
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• Lovely 1 bdrm 650sf ground level suite at The Grove in Victoria Hill • West-facing unit features 9’ ceilings, large bdrm with WI closet, • Kitchen has granite counters, s/s appliances and tall uppers • 1 pet + rentals allowed.
• Covered patio and fenced yard • Only 4 yrs old, still under warranty & built with rainscreen technology • Amazing gym & amenities at the Boiler Room • Near Queens Park, close to reenergized downtown NW.
3945 Westridge Ave, West Van $1,198,000
1195 Keith Road, West Van
3946 Indian River Dr, North Van $623,000
OPEN SUN 2-4
Finally an opportunity to live in a great neighbourhood at a reasonable price, this 4 bed/3 bath home has a layout that really works. Living room with wood fireplace & adjoining dining area + a family room next to the upgraded kitchen, stainless/s appliances, granite counters & oodles of cupboard space. The eating area & French doors open to an attractive patio, ideal for those long summer evenings. Upstairs - 4 large bedrooms including a master bedroom with ensuite bathroom. The original hardwood flooring with mahogany inlay is throughout the house. The principle rooms are spacious & take full advantage of the surrounding greenery. Located in the West Bay Elementary school catchment & not far from Rockridge Secondary.
Ideally situated with views of the Lions Gate Bridge, Stanley Park & Westerly views to Vancouver Island. This charming home has been extensively changed from the original structure to accommodate today’s modern family needs. 4 bedrooms/3 bathrooms + a walk out basement so the option for an in-law or nanny suite is right there. All of the rooms are ample in size with the principal rooms taking full advantage of the stunning ocean views and passing cruise ships. Just off the master bedroom is a huge south facing patio where you can bask in total privacy and watch the world go by. Ambleside by the Sea.....steps to Ambleside Beach, Park Royal and 1 block to Hollyburn School.
254 W. 4th Street, North Van
8538 Seascape Court, West Van
A rare opportunity to own a townhouse at Highgate Terrace. This home has tasteful yet practical updates, featuring rich dark wood floors, a stunning open plan maple kitchen, black honed granite counters, stainless appliances & a gas fireplace in the L.R. There is a full walk-out basement w/bathroom for the kids to play, really nice size bedrooms on the top floor, with a walk in closet & full 4 piece off the master. Total privacy from all the principle rooms as they overlook the greenbelt. Parkgate Shopping complex, Rec Centre, library + the best schools are all at your doorstep.
33-2238 Folkestone Way, West Van $929,000
OPEN SAT 2-4
Welcome to Harbour Mews in the heart of Lower Lonsdale. Each of the 14 boutique style units are unique, but without a doubt this townhome is the nicest. More like a house than a townhouse, with your own front door plus a back door straight out on to your own private secure parking (2 parking stalls!). Inside there is a sunken living room w/gas fireplace, a formal dining room + 2 great size beds & 2 full baths. Oodles of light in this great south facing home; you are literally steps to everything that North Vancouver has to offer.
Spectacular panoramas of stunning ocean & mountain views w/killer sunsets enjoyed from this 2 level contemporary open plan with wonderful upgrades throughout. Rare ‘3 bdrm up’ plan w/master featuring: custom gas FP, balcony, spa-like ensuite complete w/ granite, separate shower/tub & heated floors. High end custom directional pot lighting & stereo speakers throughout; x2 walls hardwired for flat screen. Beautiful 3/4 inch hardwood in living spaces; roller blind screens; fab designer colors...huge gourmet kitchen w/large island, miles of granite, stainless steel appliances + eating nook. This end unit features a large deck off dining area + side patio w/gas bbq hook up. Easy to show!
Stunning, completely renovated 1200 sq ft. condo with the best ocean & city views in West Vancouver. Gutted down to the studs including the ceiling this condo was completely transformed and re-configured to give you the ultimate in luxury living and modern convenience. Gorgeous open plan kitchen with stainless appliances and silestone countertops, beautiful, spacious, living and dining room with wood burning fireplace that opens out to a 260 sq ft partly covered deck with spectacular views. The complex has an indoor pool, gym, rec room and tennis court.
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February 21, 2013
Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association Announces 2013 Ovation Awards Finalists Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association celebrates the region’s best builders,renovators and designers The Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) has announced the finalists for the 2013 Ovation Awards. The awards, now in their fourth year, honour excellence in the design and construction of new single-family and multi-family homes, as well as the renovation of existing homes. For the first time, a People’s Choice Award will allow the public to vote for their favourite new or renovated project. Ovation Award winners will be announced at the Awards Gala on Saturday, April 20. To learn more about the People’s Choice Award and how you can vote, visit www. ovationawards.ca “High-quality home building and renovation are hugely important to the homeowners of Metro Vancouver,” says GVHBA Chief Executive Officer Bob de Wit. “The Ovation Awards recognize the industry’s leaders in innovation and excellence.” For the fourth year in a row, FortisBC is the presenting sponsor. Patron sponsor is once again the provincial Homeowner Protection Office, Branch of BC Housing. Sponsors also include Ballistic Arts Media Studios Inc., Dick’s Lumber and Building Supplies, EMCO Corporation, FastSigns, I-XL Masonry Supplies, Kitchen Craft of Canada, Martin Knowles Photo/Media, Minuteman Press, Pacific Home Warranty Insurance Services Inc., Stor-More Closets and Blinds, Trail Appliances Ltd., Black Press Group, Real Estate Weekly, The Vancouver Sun, The Province and Wall2Wall Media. GVHBA Ovation Awards 2013: Finalists *In alphabetical order Best Kitchen Renovation: Under $50,000 Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Simplicity 2569 Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), Mirrored Cuisine Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver), Ross Kitchen Associate: Sensitive Design (West Vancouver) Best Kitchen Renovation: $50,000 - $99,999 Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), From Take-out to Home Cooking My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Cypress Cityscape My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Modern Metamorphosis Associate: Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta) Best Kitchen Renovation: $100,000 and over Lonetree Enterprises Ltd. (Vancouver), Collins My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby), Yale Kitchen Best Kitchen and Greatroom Renovation G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Coastal Revival My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View
February 21, 2013
Best Bathroom Renovation: Under $35,000 Green City Builders Inc. (Vancouver), Blend and Flow Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta), Relaxing Retreat TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby), Townhouse Ensuite Best Bathroom Renovation: $35,000 and over Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Craftsman with a Dash of Contemporary Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Path of Pebbles Sensitive Design (West Vancouver), MacBeth Best Renovated Room Klondike Contracting Corporation (Vancouver), An Asymmetric Overhaul Associate: Architrix Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver) My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Brookside Associate: Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta) My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) Best Addition/Conversion Renovation Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Eagleridge Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Classic Heritage Revised My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View Best Accessible Renovation Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), My Intentions Vancouver General Contractors Inc. (Vancouver), East 18 Best Heritage Renovation Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Arthur Drive Harald Koehn Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), Timeless Comfort Associate: Richard Kadulski Architect (Vancouver) JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver) Best Exterior Renovation Green City Builders Inc. (Vancouver), The ‘Updo’ House JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver) My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View Best Condominium Renovation G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Modena Qube My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Cypress Cityscape Best Renovation: Under $250,000 Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Konstant Associate: USAR Contracting and Design Inc. (Surrey) Mountainside Renovations (Abbotsford), Indoor and Outdoor Transformation Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver), Forrest Associate: Sensitive Design (West Vancouver)
Finalist, Multi-Family Builder of the Year — Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver)
Best Renovation: $250,000 - $499,999 Klondike Contracting Corporation (Vancouver), An Asymmetric Overhaul Associate: Architrix Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver) Mountainside Renovations (Abbotsford), Cedar Avenue My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Coastal Revival Best Renovation: $500,000 - $799,999 Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), 50’s Classic West Coast Modern My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) Best Renovation: $800,000 and over Cirrus Homes (North Vancouver), Montroyal Post and Beam G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), W14RES Best Custom Home: $500,000 - $999,999 Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Butterfly House Econ Group Construction and Development Ltd. (North Vancouver), The Inter-Generational Family Home Projekt Homes Ltd. (Maple Ridge), Projekt Keil
Finalist, Multi-Family Builder of the Year — ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver)
Best Custom Home: $1 million - $2 million Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. (Vancouver), Harmony House Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Classic Beauty Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Riverside Elegance
Best New Kitchen: Under $100,000 Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Modern Tranquility Usar Contracting and Design Inc. (Surrey), Olam Associate: Intermind Design Inc.
Best Custom Home: Over $2 million Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House VictorEric Premium Homes (Vancouver), Chen Residence
Best New Kitchen: $100K and over Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Riverside Elegance Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Southlands Gem
Best Single-Family Detached Home: Less than 2,000 s.f. Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond), Hampstead
Best Outdoor Living Space: New or Renovated Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) reVISION Custom Home Renovations Inc. (Vancouver), Ribs and Relaxation
Best Single-Family Detached Home: 2,000 - 2,999 s.f. Portrait Homes (Richmond), Hampstead Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley), Milner Heights Seasons Phase2 Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley), Vantage Single Family Home Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: Less than 2,000 s.f. K.A.O. Construction Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver), The Fraternal Courtyard Duplex ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Flatiron at Bedford Landing Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey), Nature’s Walk Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: 2,000 s.f. and over Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek Best Multi-Family Lowrise Development ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), The Village at Bedford Landing Porte Development Corp. (Vancouver), Origin Tien Sher Group of Companies (Richmond), Quattro3 Best Multi-Family Highrise Development Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina
Best Special Feature: New or Renovated Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Shaughnessey Charm Best Interior Design Custom Residence: New or Renovated Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Shaughnessey Charm Best Interior Design Display Suite: Single-Family or MultiFamily Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey), Nature’s Walk - Light Palette Associate: Fifth Avenue Real Estate Marketing (Surrey) GRAND OVATION AWARDS RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Small Volume Cirrus Homes (North Vancouver)
Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster) Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver) RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Large Volume Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta) My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey) TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby) Custom Builder of the Year Best Builders Ltd. (Delta) My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey) Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver) Single-Family Builder of the Year Portrait Homes (Richmond) Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley) Multi-Family Builder of the Year · Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver) · ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver) · Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey) People’s Choice Award Entrants · Best Builders Ltd. - Sentinel · Bluetree Homes - Bluetree Homes at Bishop Creek · Bluetree Homes - Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek · Cirrus Homes – Montroyal Post and Beam · Concert Properties Ltd. – Patina · Falcon Homes Ltd. – Butterfly House · Kooney Homes Ltd. – The Boardwalk Townhomes · My House Design/Build Team Ltd. – Lofty View · My House Design/Build Team Ltd. – Modern Tranquility · My House Design/Build Team Ltd. – Vintner’s Dream · ParkLane Homes Ltd. - Flatiron at Bedford Landing · Royale Properties Ltd. - Nature’s Walk · Tien Sher Group of Companies – English Mews · Tien Sher Group of Companies – Quattro3 · TQ Construction Ltd. – Deer Lake Spa Bath · TQ Construction Ltd. – Inside-Outside Renovation · TQ Construction Ltd. – Princess Park Kitchen · TQ Construction Ltd. – Seclusion · TQ Construction Ltd. – Yale Kitchen
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firstname.lastname@example.org Traditional MLSÂŽ Broker*
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1177 Wellington Dr Savings = $17,900
1136 Chamberlain Dr. Savings = $17,500
February 21, 2013
$1,300,000 4389 Dollar Rd.
Savings = $23,100
$1,499,000 5237 Ranger Ave
Savings = $25,700
940 3RD STREET, WEST VAN
Cedardale, 17,347 Sq. Ft. Flat Building Lot. WEVancouver.com