Sold (Bought): West Van property has multiple draws
The big sell: This West Vancouver property boasts numerous accolades, including ocean views across Burrard Inlet from its primary rooms, a completely renovated 3,850-square-foot interior and a private 12,500-square-foot lot near Rockridge School, Gleneagles Community Centre and golf course, and West Vancouver Yacht Club in the Eagleridge neighbourhood.
A snapshot of recent residential real estate activity in Metro Vancouver
5880 Falcon Road, West Vancouver
Type: Five-bedroom, five-bathroom detached
Size: 3,850 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $3,192,000
Listed for: $2,495,000
Sold for: $2,250,000
Sold on: Aug. 6
Days on market: 27
Listing agent: Tom Hassan at Royal LePage Sussex-Tom Hassan
Buyers agent: David Matiru and Eric Langhjelm at VPG Realty
The big sell: This West Vancouver property boasts numerous accolades, including ocean views across Burrard Inlet from its primary rooms, a completely renovated 3,850-square-foot interior and a private 12,500-square-foot lot near Rockridge School, Gleneagles Community Centre and golf course, and West Vancouver Yacht Club in the Eagleridge neighbourhood. Vaulted rafter ceilings accentuate the vistas and light, while the open-concept design allows a seamless flow through the kitchen, dining area and living room. Sliding glass doors provide access to a covered balcony, which overlooks the swimming pool, hot tub and sundecks below. There are three bedrooms on the main level, including a spacious master suite with a walk-in closet and an ensuite with a claw-foot bathtub and a separate shower. The lower level has two bedrooms (both with ensuites), a library, gym, family room and hobby room/office.
214 — 3709 Pender Street, Vancouver
Type: One-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment
Size: 727 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $446,000
Listed for: $525,000
Sold for: $518,000
Sold on: Aug. 5
Days on market: 19
Listing agent: Shannon Ezekiel and Marni Tritt at Engel & Volkers Vancouver
Buyers agent: Cameron Walker at Royal LePage Sussex
The big sell: Burnaby’s Willingdon Heights is the location for this one-bedroom corner-unit condo that forms part of the Lexington North complex. With a convenient position by Boundary Road and East Hastings Street, there are plenty of amenities nearby, including direct transit routes to downtown Vancouver. The 21-unit building was constructed in 1994 and has been fully rainscreened. This home has undergone a total redesign and features engineered walnut floors, custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, stainless-steel appliances, surround sound by the gas fireplace, a ‘floating’ window bench and a sliding opaque glass barn door at the entrance to the bathroom. Half of the 380-square-foot patio is dedicated to a relaxation and entertaining area with decking and seating under a covered pergola. The unit comes with a parking space, a storage locker and a monthly maintenance fee of $243.98. Pets and rentals are permitted with restrictions.
2020 Chesterfield Avenue, North Vancouver
Type: Three-bedroom, two-bathroom townhouse
Size: 1,657 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment: $977,000
Listed for: $998,000
Sold for: $1,000,000
Sold on: June 17
Days on market: 18
Listing agent: Ina Ervin at Coldwell Banker Prestige Realty
Buyers agent: Chris Sham at Heyday Realty
The big sell: This three-level townhome belongs to a self-managed five-unit complex in North Vancouver’s Central Lonsdale district. It was built in 1982 and has a floor plan in excess of 1,600 square feet, as well as two side-by-side covered parking stalls with direct access to the home. The entrance is on the lower floor, where an 12-foot-long foyer leads past a guest bedroom, powder room and laundry room to stairs that lead to the main level. The open-concept kitchen features ample countertop space, premium appliances, a sizable centre island and large windows. The living room has engineered hardwood floors, a modern wood fireplace and there are balconies at either end of this level. There are two bedrooms upstairs, a semi-ensuite bathroom and a private balcony off the master bedroom.with mountain and city views. The monthly maintenance fee is $360.00 and pets and rentals are permitted.
These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.
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