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I have sold a property at 1330 Blue Ridge RD in VICTORIA.
This wonderful 3 BR home is surrounded on two sides by Rosedale Park on a quiet street in proximity to ball fields, playgrounds & Strawberry Vale elementary school. The versatile floor plan can suit empty nesters or a family with den & master bedroom on main floor (features a walk-in closet and ensuite with Jacuzzi tub & separate shower). Upstairs you will find 2 more bedrooms & 4 piece bath. The open floor plan has the kitchen, dining and living room (freshly painted)seamlessly merging and the vaulted ceiling flood the rooms with light. The home's location has a unique rural feel but has easy access to the highway, hospital and soon-to-open Quality Foods. The roof & sidewalk will be scrubbed and ready for you. Double garage & gas f/p too!
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I have sold a property at 208 1655 Begbie ST in VICTORIA.
This 2 bdrm. unit is in an unbeatable location close to shopping, major bus routes & the Jubilee Hospital. A convenient 20 minute walk to town; easily accessible to U Vic, Camosun and the Rec Centre. Interior features of this west facing suite include new Corian counter tops, , new kitchen cupboards, new appliances, new washer dryer, new tub surround, new carpet & lino, fresh paint, wood burning fireplace, good sized balcony & more. One of the best locations in the building overlooking the quiet back gardens. Secured underground parking, no pets & a depreciation report is available. Rentals allowed so ideal for investors and the location is perfect for student & hospital workers.
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I have sold a property at 1008 Carberry GDNS in VICTORIA.
Located on a quiet byway, this turn of the century home in the Rockland Neighbourhood is an easy walk to Antique Row, Downtown, Oak Bay very central location. Nicely restored home with Heritage Designation offering 2500+ sq ft of superb living space on 2 levels. Plenty of storage & unfinished space in the lowerlvl to accommodate the kids or convert to a media room.This home has retained the character of a bygone era but with the modern conveniences of today. New High E/furnance Character & grandeur are immediately evident when you step into the large entrance. Stained & leaded glass windows, stunning character F/P in the Parlour, large formal D/R with F/P, Master Bedroom upstairs, and 3 updated period bathrooms - You won't be disappointed.
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I have sold a property at 951 Falmouth RD in VICTORIA.
This delightful Italian-inspired home has been beautifully maintained & upgraded throughout w/2 generous bedrms, 2 full baths, separate living & dining rooms, large rec room, lots of storage, workshop areas, & a real 'wow' factor throughout! Privately sited high on a quiet, sunny lot & set well back from the road, the exquisite, fully fenced property boasts water features, fountains, beautiful gardens, lovely outlooks to the Sooke Hills, & multiple patios & sitting areas to enjoy! Double French doors off each bedroom open out to the sunny back patios/deck areas; surrounded by gardens & totally private from neighbouring properties! A true oasis in the city, the property has a real country feel yet just minutes to all amenities & downtown!
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I have sold a property at 1500 Shasta PL in VICTORIA.
Shasta Stylin'! This post and beam bright 3 BR home (+legal 1 BR suite) has been renovated to a state of perfection. Rarely do you see homes of this era retain their '60s heritage alongside a jaw-dropping update. This family home sits on a 15,000 level lot on the most tranquil of streets. A spacious entrance leads up to the main level and opens onto a stunning living room with wood f/p. Turn the corner and WOW, you are standing in a gorgeous dining room/kitchen that demands a martini shaker: Thermador induction cooktop, Kitchenaid appliances, and Quartz countertop. Three bedrooms (master with ensuite) and a 4 pc new BA complete upstairs. Downstairs is the rec room, laundry & the suite! New floors, electrical, plumbing, lighting, laundry..
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I have sold a property at 10156 Youbou RD in YOUBOU.
Relaxed summer days are just around the corner. This wonderful 4 bedroom cottage is appropriately named Precious Time. It has glorious southern exposure, and has all the character and coziness of a summer retreat, yet the size and conveniences of a home. The 1 acre property has 100 feet of waterfront on the best side of the lake. It has an oversized dock; perfect to launch a kayak, practice your cannonball or pretend to log roll. You can even swim to the offshore island or simply enjoy the stunning sunsets from your little slice of heaven. The property has a new shed with power, a workshop in the basement, covered porches, a flat grassy area for all your guests tents, new fence and an irrigation system. All within 90 minutes of Victoria
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I have sold a property at 3528 Plymouth RD in VICTORIA.
Family home on 18,000 ft. lot in North Oak Bay. Over 3100 square feet of living space - five bedrooms and three baths split over four levels. Walk to UVic. Perched up high with a lush private feeling, fresh woodsy outlooks. It's Country in the City. Backs onto to Mt. Tolmie with forested trails. A lovely feeling of nature here. 4 level split, circa 1960 has many solid features intact; original oak flooring. Big kitchen w/south and west windows. 2 fireplaces, one is wood burning. Huge Family Room. A unique solarium. Space galore. This is a very desirable setting for a home. It stirs the imagination for upgrading to 'your style'. Present owners since 1984. Recent mechanical improvements from roof to furnace. Nice opportunity. (Ocean glimpses)
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I have sold a property at 1473 Banff PL in VICTORIA.
Huge Picture Windows Show Off Uninterrupted Panorama Of City, Mountains & Ocean By Day,A Twinkling Fairyland By Night! If you want a house with views this is your house! Located in the desirable Doncaster Heights near Schools,Shopping,trails,golf & recreation.Character features like cove ceilings, gleaming oak floors and 2 brick fireplaces with modern updates like a sparkling white kitchen with granite counters, updated bathrooms, new windows, roof and an efficient Heat Pump.Split Level Design adapt's well to teens requiring space, home Office, workshop or no step easy extra accommodation (design plans available).Well maintained beautiful home with Lvl Access From Quiet, Private Cul-De-Sac.Views! Location! Outstanding! OPen House Sun 2-4
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