I have listed a new property at 405 580 TWELFTH ST in New Westminster.
THIS IS IT! Penthouse 4th floor corner unit in an excellent building with stunning views of the Fraser River & Mt Baker! The balcony has southern and western exposure to enjoy the sunsets. Freshly painted, this 686 sq. foot 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom unit has lots of windows & is very bright. Low monthly strata fee includes nat. gas that fuels the fireplace keeping the unit nice and warm. Enjoy sunrises? You will love the east facing window seat & great layout with open concept kitchen & cheater en-suite. 1 locker, 1 parking space is also included, visitor parking, in-suite laundry & a party room with outdoor space. This building has a great reputation in New West. Very close to transit & shopping. A must see! Short notice to view OK! OPEN HOUSE APRIL 3rd 1-4pm offers April 8th by 6pm
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I have listed a new property at 406 580 TWELFTH ST in New Westminster.
The Regency - MILLION DOLLAR VIEWS!! Everyday you will enjoy your unobstructed view of the Fraser River, the City, & out to the Gulf & Vancouver Islands, as far as the eye can see! Spectacular 26 x 8 patio for entertaining & impressing your guests with the the sunsets on warm summer nights. Bright and spacious suite is on the Top Floor on the "Peaceful" side of the complex. Immaculate, new hardwood floors & freshly painted, "Pride of Ownership" throughout this home. Centrally located in Uptown New Westminster easy access for commuting, close to parks, shopping, all levels of schools & more. Bus stop out front for easy access to the 2 Skytrain stations. Large locker, gas fireplace, insuite laundry. Worry free homes like this rarely come on the market!
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I have listed a new property at 6638 122A ST in Surrey.
West Newton - One of the best locations! Beaver Creek. Very spacious 2 story, home situated in a private quite cul-de-sac. Totally private backyard, perfect for the kids and pets. Home features four big bedrooms on top floor. Livrm, Dinrm + Famrm on main level. Den on the main floor. Ground level entry, double garage, lots of parking. Great street appeal, for showings please call. Living/Dining has gas f/p. Spacious gourmet kitchen, extra large family room, no suite. Hurry, won't last! Due to the volume of calls viewing will be Sat 1- 4pm offers Monday by 7pm. pre-inspections can be booked anytime before Monday 5pm.
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I have listed a new property at 501 1005 BEACH AVE in Vancouver.
The Alvar - Luxury Waterfront Living. This 1 bed/den corner unit is steps away from English Bay, Vancouver Aquatic Center, Stanley Park via the Sea Wall, walking distance to some of the best restaurants in town, the new Beach District shops and a short boat ride away from Granville Island. Within the last year, updates include walnut hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, front load washer dryer. Amenities include gas cooktop, entertainment sized island opening to the living spaces, infrared fireplace, air conditioning & kit pantry. Resort-like amenities include: well equipped gym, hot tub, party room, theatre, pool table, Full-time onsite caretaker & more. Much quieter than units above the bridge deck. Parking P3 #114; Locker Rm 5, #52 Pet & Rental friendly. Walk score 94.
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Feb - March 15, 2021

Canadian housing starts decreased by 13.5% m/m to 246k units in February at a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), following a strong increase of 24% in January. Housing starts decreased in all provinces except for BC. Building activity declined in both the multi-unit (-16%) and single-detached (-9%) segments. Despite February's decline, national housing starts were up by 17% compared to the same time last year. Also, the six-month moving average was still a strong 243k units SAAR. 

In BC, housing starts increased by 21% m/m to 43.5k units SAAR in February, following a decrease of 17% in the previous month. Building activity was up by 39% in the multi-unit segment, while single-detached starts were down by 14%. The rise in the multi-unit segment was led by Vancouver, which reported a 70% increase in multi-unit starts in February. Compared to the same time last year, housing starts were up by 2% in BC. 

The decline in February comes on the heels of a very strong 2020. Also, the level of residential construction activity is still above pre-pandemic levels, reflecting the high demand for housing that we've seen across the country. The value of BC residential building permits was down by 1% in January, led by the multi-unit segment, while permits were up for the single-detached segment.  

For more information, please contact:  

Brian White PREA

Team 3000 Realty Ltd




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Concert begins massive North Vancouver development

North Harbour spans a third of a mile of waterfront and will include 290,000 square feet of commercial space and more than 900 homes on the 12-acre site

February 19, 2021
North Harbour is largest North Vancouver development in decades. | Concert Properties
North Harbour is largest North Vancouver development in decades. | Concert Properties

A decade after planning began and seven years since it was approved by city council, Concert Properties has started its massive North Harbour waterfront development in North Vancouver, the largest city project in decades.

North Harbour will begin with the development of four buildings at the eastern edge of the community. The first building will include 164 condominiums and townhomes in a nine-storey tower. North Harbour plans include 17 mid-rise residential buildings, alongside approximately 290,000 square feet of retail, restaurants and office space.

As planned, there will be over 700 condominium homes, 110 rental homes in a 10-storey building and 125 seniors housing units, all built under a master plan that could take 10 to 15 years to complete. There will be no light industrial buildings and all of the commercial space will be leased, not sold as strata, according to Brian McCauley, president and CEO of Concert.

Once complete, Concert will manage the 80,000-square-foot rental building at North Harbour. It will join Concert’s portfolio of 27 rental properties across Vancouver, Victoria and Toronto.

The delay in getting construction started on the 12-acre site including specific site engineering. It is the first in North Vancouver to require preloading to nearly five feet (1.5 metres) above the shoreline to mitigate against sea levels rising. COVID-19 added to the the timeline of what Concert expects to be a premier mixed-use development. 

“The direct access to the waterfront is one of the most exciting aspects of North Harbour,” McCauley said in an email to Western Investor. The stepped design of the residential will provide most residents with views of the Inlet and downtown Vancouver.

The site is located at Fell Avenue and Harbourside Drive along the Burrard Inlet shoreline, and in close proximity to the SeaBus station that links to downtown Vancouver. The area is also home to the public Kings Mill Walk Park, which the city is planning to renew and improve.

The first-phase residential buildings are being built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Development) Gold standards and the BC Energy Step Code.

While marketing for the first-phase condominium and townhouses begins this spring, pricing has yet to be released, according to Concert. - WI Staff Western Investor

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I have listed a new property at 4115 OXFORD ST in Burnaby.
Brand New house situated on one of the highly sought-after street in Vancouver Heights. VIEW of the North Shore Mountains. Walking distance to coffee shops and shopping on the Heights. 12 min drive to Downtown. Open concept floor plan on main floor with 10' ceiling, gourmet kitchen with large island. Den on main floor has wide window looking into the quiet backyard. Perfect for home office away from the noise. Upstairs is 9' ceiling. Spacious Master BR with window seat to sit and enjoy the North Shore mountains in private. It also has it's own patio. Laundry is upstairs. In-law suite in basement with private bedroom and full bath. 1 car Garage equipped for electric car plug. Call or text Brian to view 604.961.4104
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I have listed a new property at 501 1005 BEACH AVE in Vancouver.
The ALVAR, built by Concert Properties. This 1 Bdrm & Den is bright, sunlit & casual contemporary. The orientation of this unit is unique, windows on 3 sides, virtually no common walls. Timeless designer finishings throughout are highlighted by built-in media and new walnut engineered hardwood floors that enhance the entire living space plus expansive windows that maximize the views. There is a generous sized kitchen pantry plus an east facing den or home office. Enjoy the modern conveniences of air conditioning and a gas range cooktop. This unit includes one secured parking stall and an 45 sqft storage locker! There is an optional highly secured bike room available. Ample visitor parking & first class workout facilities and a hot tub too! Pet & Rental friendly. Walk score 94.
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I have listed a new property at 2848 23RD AVE W in Vancouver.
Brand new duplex in Arbutus close to schools (UBC, Prince of Wales Secondary, Trafalgar Elementary), shopping, restaurants, beaches and more! This features a clean and classic exterior design with a light and airy modern interior. The main floor area features 10' ceiling with great open living space, modern kitchen with Miele appliance package and quality millwork. On the second floor you will find 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 bath layout. A 1 bdrm suite at the lower level perfect for home office, game room, or a rental unit. This home comes with wide planked wood floors, cedar shake exterior, Control4 Automatic system (lighting, heating, security system), Google Nest Thermostat, large backyard space with fenced yard, A/C, HRV, single car garage, and 2/5/10 Warranty. This home is a must see! Call or text Brian to view 604.961.4104.
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