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Weekly roundup of three properties that recently sold in Metro Vancouver.
504 – 420 Carnarvon St., New Westminster
Type: Three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment
Size: 1,405 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $704,000
Listed for: $699,900
Sold for: $699,900
Sold on: March 26
Days on market in this listing: Four
Listing agent: Holly Calderwood at Royal LePage Sussex
Buyers agent: Royal Hall at Stonehaus Realty Corp.
The big sell: Attributes abound both inside and out for this condominium in downtown New Westminster’s Carnarvon Place development. Not only does it have three bedrooms and a corner position with northerly and easterly aspects, but it has a floor plan in excess of 1,400 square feet with an open-concept layout that can accommodate house-sized furniture. Updates include stainless-steel appliances and laminate floors, while light fixtures, blinds, and closets have also been upgraded. There is a gas fireplace with elegant mantel surround, insuite laundry, storage and hot water tank, and a monthly maintenance fee of $767.04. Built in 1990, the concrete building offers a swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, gym, and a sun-filled terrace with captivating city views. A bonus feature is direct access to the SkyTrain station through the building’s parkade without having to go outside.
105 – 6687 Nelson Ave., West Vancouver
Type: Two-bedroom, three-bathroom apartment
Size: 1,716 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $2,455,000
Listed for: $1,699,900
Sold for: $1,496,000
Sold on: March 17
Days on market in this listing: 28
Listing agent: Alyssa Virani at Virani Real Estate Advisors
Buyers agent: Oleg Tsaryov at ReMax Masters Realty
The big sell: This two-level townhome is found in Westbank’s recently-completed Horseshoe Bay Sanctuary and located in the Forest Villas section. The development features outstanding amenities such as a stunning boathouse, access to a private 26-foot Chris-Craft power boat, paddleboards, a state-of-the-art gym and 24-hour concierge services. This particular home boasts more than 1,700 square feet of living space with south-easterly views of the surrounding mountains and ground-level access to a courtyard. Inside, there are high-end Miele appliances, Corian countertops, engineered hardwood floors in the living areas, a family room/den on the main level, and gas hookup on the lower balcony. Parking and bike storage are available, and this home comes with a storage locker and a monthly maintenance fee of $1,498.85.
513 – 1205 Howe St., Vancouver
Type: One-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment
Size: 672 square feet
B.C. Assessment: $754,000
Listed for: $709,000
Sold for: $695,000
Sold on: April 9
Days on market in this listing: 47
Listing agent: Owen Bigland at Macdonald Realty Westmar
Buyers agent: Michael Zhou at Nu Stream Realty
The big sell: Alto by Anthem Properties was constructed in downtown Vancouver in 2010 at the junction of Howe and Davie streets. This spacious one-bedroom-plus-den unit features floor-to-ceiling windows topped off by 10-foot-high ceilings and an open-concept floor plan in a contemporary style. There are double-height cabinets in the kitchen above stone countertops and integrated appliances. The 13-foot-long bathroom has been decadently finished and includes a soaker tub and separate shower, while the den offers a variety of uses such as a home office or additional insuite storage. A west-facing covered balcony provides al-fresco relaxation, and the home comes with a parking stall, storage locker, and a monthly maintenance fee of $509.93. Alto’s amenities include a garden terrace with barbecue and a lounge with a billiards table, and the building is pet and rental friendly.
These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.
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