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A weekly summary of three properties that recently sold in Metro Vancouver.
16 – 1338 Hames Cres., Coquitlam
Type: Three bedroom, three bathroom townhouse
Amount: 1,646 square feet
BC Review: 901,000 dollars
Listed for: 1,125,000 dollars
Sold to: 1,120,000 dollars
Sold by: July 17
Dates on Market in this listing: 20
Listing Agent: Rod Bahari at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty
Buyers Agent: Margaret Zheng at Promerita Realty Corporation
Big sale The Farrington Park townhouse community at Polygon was built in 2012 in Coquitlam’s Burke Mountain neighborhood. This south-facing end unit features a split-level floor plan on the main level with a modern kitchen with flat-panel cabinetry, a large island and quartz countertops, and a bright living area with wainscot panels and floor-to-ceiling stone-surround fireplace on one side and on the other. Dining area – all under nine foot high ceilings. Glass doors open to a private fully fenced yard with raised beds. All three bedrooms are upstairs and downstairs is a fully finished recreation room. Extensive updates include new flooring, counters, appliances, crown molding and paint, and there is also a garage with storage. The monthly maintenance fee for this home is $322.05 and pets and rentals are allowed.
308 – 320 Royal Avenue, New Westminster
Type: One bedroom, one bathroom apartment
Amount: 495 square face
BC Review: 276,000 dollars
Listed for: 385,000 dollars
Sold to: 397,000 dollars
Sold by: June 20
Dates on Market in this listing: seven
Listing Agent: Phil LeGree at Keller Williams Realty VanCentral
Buyers Agent: Chantelle Klassen at ReMax Little Oak Realty (Abbotsford)
Big sale This one-bedroom condo is part of Peppertree, a 116-unit development built in 1975 in downtown New Westminster. It offers residents a games room that includes a pool table, shuffleboard and library, as well as underground parking. (This unit comes with one tent), storage lockers, and a stata that allows pets and rentals with restrictions. This unique home is a third floor unit with city and river views from the balcony. It has a Bosch stacked washer and dryer, lots of cupboard space in the kitchen and a newly tiled backsplash and a new stainless steel fridge/freezer, a four piece white bathroom and a carpeted bedroom and living room. Peppertree is located a short walk to the Columbia Skytrain, Westminster Pier Park and Westminster Quay with a wide range of eateries and amenities.
6 – 2375 West Broadway, Vancouver
Type: One bedroom, one bathroom townhouse
Amount: 501 square face
BC Review: 575,000 dollars
Listed for: 615,000 dollars
Sold to: 615,000 dollars
Sold by: June 14
Dates on Market in this listing: seven
Listing Agent: Raphael Arazi at Heller Murch Realty
Buyers Agent: Mike Dirks at Royal LePage Westside
Big sale This single-level townhouse resides on the quiet side of the building and enjoys its own private balcony. It is located in the Taliesin Building, conveniently located in the heart of Kittilano, with all the shops on Broadway at its doorstep, as well as the beach, Connett Park and the Community Centre. The home comes with parking, ample storage and a monthly maintenance fee of $270.67. An efficient kitchen with double height counters, breakfast bar seating and updated cabinets, and many other upgrades include installing a barn door and fresh paint. The bedroom has a walk-in closet and the combined living/dining area has a corner gas fireplace and access to a 130 sq. ft. north-facing balcony. There is secure bike storage for residents and pets and rentals are allowed.
These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.
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