Have you always wanted to live in one of Canada’s most international cities? Or, do you need a new space to call your own in Vancouver? This could be the right time to find the condo that suits your lifestyle. Condominium real estate in Vancouver is sought-after in the country as it boasts some of the most spectacular views of the city and surrounding mountains.
According to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, the benchmark price of an apartment was $653,200 in July. Here are three condos you could get in Vancouver at the $650K mark.
#1 1516 E. 1st Avenue, Vancouver: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom – $635,000
This two-bedroom, one-bathroom condo in Grandview-Woodland offers 759 square feet of living space on the quiet side of the building. It has been fully renovated and is just steps to Commercial Drive, which offers an array of shops.
The newly renovated kitchen features white upper and dark lower cabinets, quartz countertops, and a hexagon-tile backsplash. There are also top-quality appliances, including a Fisher and Paykel fridge. In the updated bathroom, there is new flooring and the fresh paint adds to the modern feel of the suite. The condo has also been equipped with a new washer and dryer, as well as a hot water tank.
In addition to brand-new thermal vinyl windows, there are rain screens around the building that offer extra protection. One parking spot is included with the condo, and pets may be allowed on the premises. The building is equipped with an elevator.
#2 2100 W. 3rd Avenue, Vancouver: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom – $649,900
With one bedroom and one bathroom, this 700-square-foot condo is located in Kitsilano, one of Vancouver’s most desirable neighbourhoods. The unit offers an open floor plan that has been recently renovated.
The kitchen includes granite countertops, a Blanco faucet, a Bosch dishwasher and Ikea cabinets. Brazilian hardwood floors and crown molding are featured throughout the suite. In the bathroom, there is a deep-soaking tub, granite counters and a towel warmer for the ultimate in indulgence. The extra-large, wrap-around balcony offers northwest views of the mountains and city.
The neighbourhood is known for being a hub of quality restaurants, cafés and shops. The condo is a short walk to Kits beach and Kits outdoor pool, both of which are major summer play areas for Vancouver residents.
While the building has a shared laundry room, there are also hookups in each condo unit for an in-suite washer and dryer. One parking stall and storage locker are included with the condo. Cats are permitted.
#3 928 Homer Street, Vancouver: 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom – $638,000
This one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo with a den offers more than 500 square feet of space right in Downtown Vancouver in stylish Yaletown. The unit has plenty of light with open-view windows and a functional layout that give the appearance of extra space.
The kitchen has high-end, stainless-steel appliances; upgraded fixtures; and faux-wood blinds. Laminated wood flooring is installed throughout the condo. The bathroom also has a new vanity, mirror with a medicine cabinet, backsplash tile and water fixture.
Yaletown offers a variety of entertainment, shops and restaurants, and is ideally located for commuters. The building complex has a concierge, gym and a private garden for residents. One parking space and a storage locker are included with the condo.
Keep in mind that these are just a small sample of what the Vancouver real estate market has to offer. If you’re looking for something a little close to your current place, you can always search for homes for sale near you.