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REAL ESTATE REVIEW DOWNTOWN, YALETOWN, GASTOWN, WESTEND, COAL HARBOUR, KITSILANO, SOUTH GRANVILLE, FALSE CREEK, FAIRVIEW, MOUNT PLEASANT.

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Over 10 years experience working for You.

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.

1105-1500 HOWE STREET THE DISCOVERY: $699,900

al harbour I downtown 1101-1003 PACIFIC STREET SUB P/H: 1601-189 DAVIE ST. 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!

802-4333 CENTRAL BLVD. PRESIDIA BY BOSA: $409,000 Heart of Metrotown, superb 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.

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AQUARIUS III: $498,000

RARELY ON THE MARKET • Affordable 2 bdrms + 2 bath in the waterfront master planned Marinaside neighborhood • Everything at your doorstep: Urban Fare, seawall, Roundhouse Centre, Yaletown & marinas • NE Corner 787 sqft 2bdrm + 2 full baths w/ ensuite in master, beautiful views of marina from living /dining, overlooking lagoon & city views too • Fabulous floorplan, new stainless gas stove, granite countertops, marble in bathrooms, full 4pc. guest bathroom, large insuite storage, hardwood flrs throughout, balcony for bbq’s, 1 prkg, excellent condition! • 24/7 concierge, I/D pool, hot tub, sauna, lagoon, club house, theatre, gym & more • Don’t miss this one!

“Art Deco” style building! Ultra quiet location with western exposure. Classic oak floors, original faux fireplace, and renovated bathroom. Heat & hot water included in maintenance fee. Cat permitted.

611-1500 HORNBY STREET 888 BEACH TOWERS: $438,000

W NE TING LIS Perfect location – heart of Marinaside neighborhood! • Steps to seawall, marinas, Urban Fare, Canada Line Station & Yaletown • Masterplanned waterfront community by Concord Pacific • Spacious corner unit 720 sqft 1 bdrm+den with city & some water views • Granite countertops, gas stove, dining nook, balcony for bbq’s, marble counters in bathroom, insuite W/D, flr-ceiling windows, 1prkg & more • Resort amenities: I/D pool, hot tub, sauna, gym, 24/7 concierge, theatre & clubhouse.

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Waterfront seawall & marina location – a private peaceful seaside enclave of downtown • Steps to Aquabus to Granville Island Market, miles of seawall, 1st class restaurants & miles of beaches • SW corner with views of False Creek & Granville Island sprawling 771 sqft 1 bdrm recent renos & in MINT CONDITION – show suite quality • Gas f/p, granite counters, S/S appl, front loading W/D, marble tiled entrance, new light fixtures & paint thruout, beautiful floorplan w/ generous rooms for king size bed and house sized furniture • Ultimate quiet and tranquil home • British inspired gardens, 24/7 concierge, I/D pool & gym • 1 prkg & storage • James Cheng Award winning design & solid concrete construction.

JUST SOLD!

1313-989 Nelson St • NEW PRICE! $359,000 304-1072 Hamilton St • $379,000 Corner view suite in iconic “Electra” strata building over looking Court House/Robson Square. Beautiful upgrades include hardwood floors, stone counter tops, custom closets, 9 ft. ceilings, central air/con and heat. Extra large locker included.

Heritage Yaletown warehouse conversion. Great layout with exposed timber beams, gas fireplace, stainless steel counters with full size appliances. Floor to ceiling windows in living room. Pet friendly too!

1108-198 AQUARIUS MEWS AQUARIUS II

1607-1077 MARINASIDE CRESCENT MARINASIDE RESORT: $549,000

2202-1500 HORNBY STREET 888 BEACH: $688,000

306-1367 ALBERNI STREET THE LIONS: $458,000

3307-833 SEYMOUR ST. CAPITOL RESIDENCES: $819,000

3404-833 SEYMOUR ST. CAPITOL RESIDENCES: $825,000

702-1005 BEACH AVENUE THE ALVAR: $699,000

1808-4808 HAZEL STREET

1530 Kitchener St • SOLD

3683 West 49th Ave • SOLD

1708-4808 HAZEL STREET

1/2 Duplex (1,570sf) in desirable Commercial Drive area. The main floor with overheight ceilings features an office/den at entrance, open kitchen, dining and livings rms look onto south yard. Upstairs offers 2 bdrms, lower level has 1 bdrm suite with private entrance.

5 bedroom custom built home over 3,300 sf on 3 floors (all above ground). Radiant in floor heat, 3 fireplaces, 4.5 baths, private setting on 66 ft. lot. 2 car garage plus workshop. Elegant living!

CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $512,000

CENTREPOINT, BURNABY: $482,000

2308-198 AQUARIUS MEWS

false creek north | yaletown | coal harbour | downtown



4-985 Jervis St • $239,000 This 700 sf one bdrm suite has original oak floors on living/dining rms & orginal fir in bdrm. Laundry & storage on same flr. Suite located on south side of bldg, heat & hot water included in maintenance fee. Cat OK with board approval.

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OPEN SAT. & SUN. APR. 27 & 28, 2-4PM 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.

sq.ft. 2 bdrm, 1.5 baths w/ views of False Creek, marinas & Granville Island • This plan – rarely on the market • Completely renovated down to the studs – truly stunning design & quality w/ luxurious & tasteful finishings • Walnut h/w throughout, dream kitchen: Jenn-Air top of the line appl. w/ cooktop, D/W, built-in wall oven, microwave & espresso machine, Quartz countertops, wood cabinetry w/ sliding shelves; surround sound system in each room, rollerblinds, pocket lighting thruout, art niches, organized closet systems, kohler fixtures, front-loading W/D, 90sf balcony for bbq’s, 1 parking, 1 locker & more • Water taxi & seawall at your doorstep.

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204-1055 Harwood St • $189,000

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THE SEASTAR: $519,000

SUB P/H: 1603-189 DAVIE ST. AQUARIUS III: $608,000

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9E-139 DRAKE ST. CONCORDIA II: $709,000

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2201-1500 HOWE STREET THE DISCOVERY: $849,000

Unrivaled splendor. Vancouver’s premiere waterfront residences combining two suites and conceived over 2 years of design & construction • 270 degree views flr-ceiling views of marinas, False Crk, Granville Island & cityscapes • House size 3255 sqft complimented by a 360 degree elliptical flrplan centered around a glass wine room, 4 bdrms, 4 bathrms, 5 parking & 2 storage lckrs • Featuring: 12 piece Miele & Thermador S/S appliances, Capolavaro granite, Zebrano book-matched cabinetry, 2 home theatre systems, surround audio thruout, marble & onyx flooring thruout, T5 wired, video security system, Lutron one touch light & shades control, all rooms are a unique design & statement, Swarovski chandeliers, 6 piece master bath with 273 spray & steam shower, air jet tub, his/hers sinks; W/I closet, a ‘pink mosaic Bisazza’ bathroom, family room, great room, formal & informal dining areas, formal living room, dual entry, two balconies, two gas f/p, nanny quarters & much more • Simply spectacular!

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AQUARIUS II: $758,000

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Kevin Skipworth Managing Broker

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$699,000 906-1033 BURNABY STREET

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$429,000

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NEW LISTING

Like new. 2 bed/2bath in H & H – in the heart of Yaletown. Walk to all amenities.

406 - 989 BEATTY STREET

NEW LISTING

$479,000 “Milano” by Cressey in the heart of the West End / Davie Village. Studio unit with Juliette balcony and peek-a-boo water view. Pet friendly; rentals allowed. Walk to beaches and all amenities.

1104-1055 HOMER STREET

$699,000 Gorgeous 2 bedroom & den in the sought-after Domus. 2 balconies, view across Yaletown to False Creek, parking & storage, pet & rental friendly. Rarely available 04 unit.

Open flr plan & spacious 2 bed & flex in Yaletown. Espresso hardwood floor, sleek black granite countertops, maple cabinets and fireplace.

Check out our website, www.dexterrealty.com for current market condition updates.

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WEST OF DENMAN IN MOST DESIREABLE PANORAMA PLACE. EXCITING 765 sq. ft. CORNER SUITE with North Shore Mountains, Stanley Park & English Bay Views. Well run Concrete Co-Op Building has common Panoramic 360 Degree View Roof Deck. A Bright, Clean and Classic Corner Suite that offers endless possibilities to reflect your own personal style.

2501-833 SEYMOUR ST

$448,000

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. Adjoining balcony & secured parking.

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604-319-4438

www.scottmcleod.ca TRG – The Residential Group Realty 101-1965 W. 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Scott is a Medallion Club member for 2012.

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301-222 EaSt 30th avEnuE • 1 bdrm, 692sf, east facing unit • High quality construction & finish • Huge balcony, gorgeous views • 1 parking & storage • Pets & rentals allowed • Trendy Main St locale

You should be working with a dedicated and trustworthy professional who will protect your best interests. I can help you achieve your real estate goals. It begins with one call – Please contact me to get started.

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9E-139 Drake St, 2 bdrm $709,000, Sat/Sun 2-4

PH9-4868 Fraser St, 1 bdrm $284,000, Sat/Sun 2-4

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109-2033 Triumph, 1 bdrm $219,999, Sun 2-4

302-868 Kingsway, Junior 1 bdrm, 7 $208,000, Sat/Sun 2-4

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English Bay 1949 Beach #107 Heritage house like one bedroom on the beach. Original hardwood, large rooms. 800 sf. $339,000.

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The Ellington 1010 Burnaby #403 West End’s best buy. 2 bdrm / 2 bath / 2 parking / 2 decks. 1100 sf. Priced to sell! $449,900.

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Huntington West 1995 Beach #404 Ocean views on English Bay. SW corner 708 sf suite with open balcony by the seawall. $548,000.

Penthouse 6 1855 Nelson New Price West of Denman 1 + den loft with 20 ft. ceilings, warm upgrades & near the park. $415,000.

& Sales Associate Roger Ross West End Specialists Nobody knows the West End better! WEST COAST

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Mountain Views 1500 Haro #1002 City and mountain views, beautiful upgrades, 960 sf and large patio deck. 2 bdrm / 2 bath. $568,000.

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The El Cid 1850 Comox #302 West of Denman SE corner, all windows, great light in solid bldg. with pool & roof deck. $249,000.

Roofdeck 1995 Beach Huntington West Enjoy this full floor roof deck year around. We offer both 1 and 2 bedroom SW corners.

English Bay 1330 Harwood #407 ocean views from every room of this updated water view suite at Westsea Towers. $379,900.

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3402 1255 Seymour

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109 2033 Triumph

1233 Richards St.

2 bed 2.5 bath 1340 SF 2 13ft vaulted skylights NES spectacular views 2 Parking & a locker $1.239M

1 bed 1 bath 710 SF Stunning city/mountain views High ceilings, skylight Parking & a locker $485,000

1 bed 1 bath 650 SF 200 SF private graden patio Updated suite and building Parking & a locker $219,999

PH9 4868 Fraser St. 1 bed 1 bath 605 SF Quiet side, 100 SF patio Central location, rainscreened Parking & a locker $284,000

3 bed 2 bath 1420 SF Rooftop deck and 3 patios Designer upgrades 2 Parking & a locker $949,900

Helping Buyers and Sellers If you are looking to buy or sell a home with a large patio or deck, give us a call to see how we can help.

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The Hampstead

Kensington Place

513-888 Beach Avenue

102-1188 Cardero St

36-1386 Nicola St

Overlooking the pond and manicured courtyard, this 2 bdrm 2 bath spacious townhouse style apartment awaits. Enter from the California walkways to your own front door. Steps to the seawall and Granville Island ferry. Short walk to downtown, English Bay and Yaletown.

Step out to your private garden patio, from the large living room of this bright 2 bdrm. One of the West End’s most convenient locations with shopping and transportation right out your door. The ideal home for pet owners. Short walk to English Bay and the Park.

Elegant “London Flat,” beautifully restored retaining the architectural details of this fabulous heritage building. Featuring a large open fired living room, with hardwood floors, 9’ ceilings, crown mouldings, the elegance you would expect of the era. One of a kind in Vancouver and seldom available.

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A Heritage Landmark

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West End Pied-A-Terre

52-1386 Nicola Street

706-1600 Hornby St

1204-1250 Burnaby St

Across from the beach and park – one of Vancouver’s premier heritage buildings. 1600 sq.ft. of living in this completely rebuilt apartment. Featuring marble entry, gorgeous hardwood, open spaces, over the top kitchen, 2 ensuite bedrooms, coffered ceilings and an ocean view from the large dining room.

True waterfront living in this freehold boutique building with just 50 owners. The apartment has been totally renovated with an outstanding chef’s kitchen. Over 1600 sq.ft. Gorgeous hardwood floors, spacious open plan. Large deck overlooking Granville Island and False Creek.

Fantastic pied-a-terre in the city, or a perfect bachelor pad. Completely redone with glass and stone bath, stainless appliances and granite kitchen. Step out your door to the roof deck with swimming pool and stunning view of English Bay.

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201-228 East 4th Ave,

102-650 Moberly Rd,

$324,800

a HosT oF GoLDEn DaFFoDILs Remember Daffodil Day Sat. in support of Cancer Society. Bright airy complex with large garden courtyard & four common decks offers lots of opportunity to garden. Suite totally renovated with quality & taste including granite, stainless appliances, ceramic tile, handscraped laminate, custom blinds, stylish fixtures & more. Large covered balcony, bright top floor corner welcoming pets & rentals with large locker & parking incl $358,000

324-711 East 6th Ave,

$434,800

$309,900

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SUB PENTHOUSE!!! Rare offering @ exclusive, luxurious “CIELO”. PANORAMIC water, mountain & city views from floor to ceiling windows with 3 light exposures. GORGEOUS interiors by awardwinning designer Robert Ledingham, including sandstone entry and bathrooms, gourmet open kitchen with stone counters, s/s appl, gas stove, and dark wood millwork. 1247 sf, 2 generous bdms, spacious principal rooms, 2 prkg. Geothermal heating, A/C, dynamic sky spa. Quality gym, plus 24 hr concierge. Steps to Vancouver’s waterfront in premier Coal Harbour location. Shop at Urban Fare on building’s ground level. Pet & Rental friendly. Parks nearby… THIS IS IT!!! Viewings by appt only.

Dynamic, rare NW corner, 2nd floor live/work loft at Watershed Studios. 10.5 ft. ceilings, 516sf on main, plus steel/wood sleeping loft upstairs. City view, Juliette balcony, pkg, laundry. Approx 20 ft. of corner window! Few common walls, pet friendly building. Lush green courtyard, panoramic city/mountain view from common roof deck. Solid exclusive building. Hip Main Street location! BE FIRST!

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False Creek freehold! Across the street from the seawall and just 2 blocks from Skytrain, this is a PRIME location! Just move in! Above ground level 1-bdrm and enclosed den (or easy second bedroom). Features incl. yearold spacious kitchen with white quartz countertops, quality millwork, s/s appl., and in-suite laundry. Open dining/ living room with balcony. Pet friendly.“The Edgewater” – an exclusive well-maintained, rain-screened building with a city-view rooftop deck.

Guaranteed: if you are renting you will want to give your landlord notice and purchase this top floor 1 bdrm with fabulous city and mountain views. Entertain your friends in your slick newer kitchen, complete with s/s appl, quartz counter tops and cherry cabinetry. The newer bthrm offers a contemporary vanity, tiled floors and stylish glass tile backsplash. This is a wonderful opportunity to purchase in a solid building. The roof, boiler, pipes and refurbished balconies are ALL DONE! Pets and rentals allowed. Low strata fees that include your heat and hot water. Locker #78. Parking #61 and parking is open. Call Stephen! Won’t last...

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Juno awaRDs Enjoy the best of all types of music in this spacious houselike two bdrm second level corner suite in 40’s character building. You have to see it to believe it! Massive rooms feature original mahogany inlaid oak floors in living/dining & kitchen & fir in the extra large bdrms. Great storage, good light & airflow from newer wraparound double glazed windows. Steps to tranquil Lost Lagoon! $489,000

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JEans DaY A home to fit any lifestyle with huge walk-in closet & insuite laundry! You’re all set here. Great open plan for entertaining, huge chef’s kitchen, cherrywood floors, king size bedroom, parking & storage. Pet & rental friendly rainscreened strata offers top floor corner home with large sunny balcony. It’s got it all! $357,500

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sECRETaRIEs DaY Working or retired, do yourself a favour & enjoy your off time in spacious SE corner suite with large balcony west of Denman. Quiet retreat to entertain or nest! Generous floorplan allows for house size furniture featuring great light in formal dining and kitchen, skylite in living area. Stroll English Bay, Stanley Park. Great storage, parking incl, ongoing maintenance plan. Your pets welcome. Limited rentals. $359,900

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UBC STUDENT ALERT! OPEN SAT & SUN 2PM-4PM The SOHO, PH3-1503 West 65th Avenue, $192,000 • Probate Complete • The SOHO, cool, modern design • 9 foot ceilings • Penthouse studio • Great location, walk to everything • Close to UBC, downtown, airport • One Bus Outside Your Door Directly to UBC!

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302-868 Kingsway, $208,000

405-1010 Chilco Street, $698,000 • West of Denman! Rarely available large 2 bed 2 bath top floor • Approx. 1000sf, designer renovation • Corner suite with kitchen skylight • Dog friendly! 2 dogs allowed • Steps to Stanley Park • Rentals allowed, storage locker, 2 parking • Strata lot

• Gorgeous, like-new designer junior one bedroom • New laminate floors, paint & bathroom • Quiet, sunny side of building with balcony and views • Like “Yaletown in Fraser/Mount Pleasant” • Great coffee shop in your building • Great condition, rainscreen, 14 years young! • Great insuite washer/dryer/ dishwasher/microwave • Walk to park, transit outside your door, lots of parking • Rentals allowed, pets allowed • Welcome home!

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809 East Keith Road, $748,000 813 East 7th Street, NV, • Fantastic view bungalow with full $868,000 basement near Grand Boulevard • 3 bedrooms, 2 full updated baths, easily suitable downstairs • 50x137.9’ mildly sloped lot on lane access • 302sf sun drenched deck with covered carport & 3 parking total • Living, dining, kitchen all on quiet view side! • Gorgeous original solid oak floors & new carpets in bedrooms • Close to schools, shops, transit, parks, hiking, rec centres, church! • Great price for family in lovely solid starter. Welcome home!

• Gardener’s paradise – nicest offering in North Van! • Immaculate bungalow with cozy newer 1 bed suite • 50’x137’ view lot on quiet street with lane • One car garage, Huge 25’x35’ undeveloped attic • New roof, windows, bathrooms and more • Refurbished solid oak hardwood – stunningly gorgeous

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“LISTED & SOLD” ONE WEEK! 99.9% OF ASKING PRICE 1603-821 Cambie Street, $468,000

• Welcome to “Raffles” 5 years young upper unit with view! • Stunning 700sf designer suite of exceptional quality • Large living & dining & master bedroom with walk-in closet • Office den and large in-suite storage/flex space could be second bedroom • Robson and Cambie on edge of Yaletown • Great gym, hot tub, parking, rentals & dogs allowed! • Walk to library, Skytrain, IGA, HomeSense, Yaletown restaurants!

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ARCHITECTURAL GEM

TOP 1% GREATER VANCOUVER REALTORS 2012

SUTTON GROUP - WEST COAST REALTY 301-1508 W BROADWAY

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Magnum Projects hosted a gala awards banquet for developers and realtors on April 18. How many realtors does it take to sell $623 million dollars in real estate? The 452 of them at the swanky party at the Sinclair Centre, said an optimistic and upbeat George Wong, the principal of Magnum Projects. Celebrating the year’s successes were, from left: George Wong, Magnum Projects; Jon Stovell, Reliance Properties; Joo Kim Tiah, Holborn; Lisa Murrell, Bosa Development; and Sasha Faris, Intergulf Development Group. Photo courtesy Curve Communications.

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agnum Projects, one of Vancouver’s top real estate sales and marketing firms, rolled out the red carpet and called in the paparazzi at an ultra-glam event in the old Escada store at the Sinclair Centre April 18.

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The second annual High-Calibre Realtor Gala honoured the best and brightest realtors in the Lower Mainland, celebrating with a “Real Estate Royalty” theme. The evening, which was full of entertainment, cocktails, and food catered by the

one and only Hawksworth restaurant, gave developers of some of Vancouver’s biggest projects a rare opportunity to connect with Realtors. With more than 400 people in attendance, Magnum Projects president George

Wong awarded 10 realtors with the title of being a “High Calibre Realtor.” They are Thomas Park, Harry Hsiao, Johnson Syyong, Carlos Jiang, Eddie Yan, Bao Mach, Mo Wei Tsang, James Chang, Jack Tseng and Stella Yiu.

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2401 - 1077 West Cordova Street

Looks: 2-Bedroom, 3-Bathroom, 2,000 sq.ft. apartment. Charm: Named eponymously after Shaw Communications whose headquarters occupy the lower floors of the building, Shaw Tower was built in 2004 by Westbank and designed by architect James K.M. Cheng. It is one of downtown 10

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Vancouver’s tallest buildings and has an enviable waterfront location in Coal Harbour. This luxurious upper-level home lays claim to a 2,000-square-foot floorplan which enjoys panoramic views of the North Shore Mountains, Stanley Park, and Burrard Inlet from every room. The large gourmet kitchen is outfitted with a Sub-Zero fridge and Fisher & Paykel

appliances. Each bedroom is ensuited with a spa-like bathroom, and the master suite includes a spacious walk-in closet. There are hardwood floors in the principal rooms and built-in cabinetry that showcase art work. Shaw Tower’s amenities include an exercise centre, a meeting room, a massage room, a sauna, and concierge services. WEVancouver.com


Vital Statistics: Listed price: $2,988,000 Sale price: $2,550,000 Date of sale: Mar 21, 2013 Days on market: 178 BC Assessment: $2,930,000 Previous sale price: $1,500,000 in 2005

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Listing agent: Karim Virani at Virani Real Estate Advisors Selling agent: Stacy Cheng at RE/MAX Real Estate Services This property information was provided by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com and AssignmentsCanada.ca.

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Home builders salute top projects of 2013

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t an awards gala on April 20, the Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association revealed the 2013 Ovation Award winners. The awards recognize the outstanding work of some of Metro Vancouver’s best new-home, renovation and design member companies, from contemporary kitchen renovations to stunning whole-home transformations, and from family-oriented townhouse communities to luxurious custombuilt estate homes.   GRAND OVATION AWARDS People’s Choice Award: Best Builders Ltd., Sentinel RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Small Volume: Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster) RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Large Volume: My House Design/ Build Team Ltd. (Surrey) Custom Builder of the Year: Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver) Single-Family Builder of the Year: Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond) Multi-Family Builder of the Year: Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver)   OVATION AWARDS Best Kitchen Renovation: Under $50,000: Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), Mirrored Cuisine Best Kitchen Renovation: $50,000 - $99,999: Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), From Take-out to Home Cooking Best Kitchen Renovation: $100,000 and over: My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream; Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) Best Kitchen and Greatroom Renovation: G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES Best Bathroom Renovation: Under $35,000: Green City Builders Inc. (Vancouver), Blend and Flow Best Bathroom Renovation:

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$35,000 and over: Sensitive Design (West Vancouver), MacBeth Best Renovated Room: My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner’s Dream; Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver) Best Addition/Conversion Renovation: Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Eagleridge Best Accessible Renovation: Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), My Intentions Best Heritage Renovation: JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd; Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver) Best Exterior Renovation: JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd; Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver) Best Condominium Renovation: G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES Best Renovation: Under $250,000: Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Konstant; Associate: USAR Contracting and Design Inc. (Surrey) Best Renovation: $250,000 $499,999: Mountainside Renovations (Abbotsford), Cedar Avenue Best Renovation: $500,000 $799,999: My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View Best Renovation: $800,000 and over: G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES Best Custom Home: $500,000 $999,999: Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Butterfly House Best Custom Home: $1 million - $2 million: Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Classic Beauty Best Custom Home: Over $2 million: Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House Best Single-Family Detached Home: Less than 2,000 s.f.: Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond), Hampstead Best Single-Family Detached Home: 2,000 - 2,999 s.f.: Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond), Hampstead Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: Less than 2,000 s.f.: K.A.O.

WINNING DESIGNS Clockwise from top left: Best Heritage Renovation by JDL Homes on W. 2nd; Best Multi-Family Highrise, Patina by Concert; and Best Multi-Family Lowrise, Origin by Porte.

Construction Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver), The Fraternal Courtyard Duplex Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: 2,000 s.f. and over: Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek Best Multi-Family Lowrise Development: Porte Development Corp. (Vancouver), Origin Best Multi-Family Highrise Development: Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina Best New Kitchen: Under $100,000: Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel Best New Kitchen: $100,000 and

over: Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House Best Outdoor Living Space: New or Renovated: reVISION Custom Home Renovations Inc. (Vancouver), Ribs and Relaxation Best Special Feature: New or Renovated: Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House Best Interior Design Custom Residence: New or Renovated: Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House Best Interior Design Display Suite: Single-Family or Multi-Family: Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek

Best Marketing Innovation: Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond), Hampstead Best Marketing Campaign: ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), River District Vancouver; Associate: Braun/Allison Inc. FortisBC Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency in New Construction: Single-Family Home: Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. (Vancouver), Harmony House FortisBC Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency in New Construction: Multi-Family Home: Porte Development Corp. (Vancouver), Origin

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