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I have sold a property at B 904 Old Esquimalt RD in VICTORIA.
Very quiet newer home situated well back from the street, this well-appointed 3 bedroom home is the back half of a front/back duplex. The single car garage between units creates the feeling of a detached home. Spacious 1600+ sq. ft. of open concept living featuring tiled entry, electric fireplace, wood floors and stainless steel appliances. Enjoy summer evenings in your private, level, easy care back yard. Close to all levels of schools, shopping, rec center, amenities, West Bay Walk and transit.
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I have sold a property at 108 899 Darwin AVE in VICTORIA.
This 2 bedroom, 2 bath 964 ft condo in a great central location with in-suite laundry is close to Uptown Mall, Save-On Foods, parks and major bus routes. If you're working downtown or studying at UVIC this would be a great place to come home to. After a long hard day you can look forward to the peace and quiet as this condo faces onto quiet Darwin. The living room has sliding glass doors out to a cool north facing patio. Clean galley kitchen. Nice gas fireplace with mantle in living room. Underground secure parking and storage locker as well. The owner has just had new cozy carpet laid throughout and the neutral paint scheme is just waiting for your design ideas. The condo market is heating up and everyone is out looking so don't delay.
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I have sold a property at 206 1012 Collinson ST in VICTORIA.
A very attractive 2 bedroom 2 bathroom condominium unit with outstanding finishing features throughout for a unit in this price range. Hardwood floors, Crown moulded ceilings, tasteful interior door and window trimming, beautifully decorated in appealing designer colors and a splendidly appointed kitchen. Newish bathroom appliances and flooring. An appealing open plan which is sure to please plus access to a spacious South facing open balcony, situated to nurture your inner desire to grow your favorite flowers and potted plants. Ideal location to enjoy the quiet West Fairfield ambience with the Cook street shops, parks and downtown centre all within a short stroll of a few minutes walk or ride your bike to your office downtown.
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I have sold a property at 3358 Hazelwood RD.
Is it possible for a house to look better than brand new? Yes it is and this house proves it. This is the Thomas model - an incredibly well designed 1420 ft 3 bedroom/ 3 bath home with beautiful landscaping. These proud owners spared no expense - beautiful dark mahogany tones throughout; stainless appliances (Gas range / Fridge w ice maker, Bosch super quiet DW), granite counters, soft close cabinetry, u/c lights, backsplash, xtra potlights, cool faucets. Fully fenced (with gates) SOUTH facing back yard with shed, sprinkler system, patio & deck for entertaining. MBR has deuxe ensuite and lg WI closet. Screens on windows, Cent Vac piped in, Upgraded thermostats, Laundry up. Ask to see the list of upgrades. This home is GORGEOUS.
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Please visit our Open House at 2080 Central AVE in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, July 9, 2016 1:00PM - 3:00PM
A South Oak Bay Gem. Stately and elegant yet warm and inviting. This sumptuous 9300 ft property is partially hidden behind well established hedges and mature gardens which inspire. The 4 BR/2BA home beckons from the street with its unique & gorgeous porte-cochere. The home's grand entrance with wood burning fireplace separates the magnificent living room (with gas fireplace) from the stately dining room. Moving to the back of the home you find a large bright kitchen with office nook, 2 large bedrooms and a generous 4 piece bathroom. A unique winding staircase leads up to 2 more large bedrooms, a 4 piece BA and common sitting area (5th BR?). The basement is massive and invites ideas. The backyard is beautiful, spacious and must be seen.
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I have listed a new property at 2080 Central AVE in VICTORIA.
A South Oak Bay Gem. Stately and elegant yet warm and inviting. This sumptuous 9300 ft property is partially hidden behind well established hedges and mature gardens which inspire. The 4 BR/2BA home beckons from the street with its unique & gorgeous porte-cochere. The home's grand entrance with wood burning fireplace separates the magnificent living room (with gas fireplace) from the stately dining room. Moving to the back of the home you find a large bright kitchen with office nook, 2 large bedrooms and a generous 4 piece bathroom. A unique winding staircase leads up to 2 more large bedrooms, a 4 piece BA and common sitting area (5th BR?). The basement is massive and invites ideas. The backyard is beautiful, spacious and must be seen.
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I have listed a new property at 206 3400 Quadra ST in VICTORIA.
One of the most popular buildings on Quadra. This lovely 2BR, 2 BA condo is located on the cool north side of the building and has a walk score of 72! Lots of shopping close by and its on a bus route. Current owners have tastefully upgraded their home - the common wall between kitchen and dining/living has been opened up, new engineered flooring in LR, DR, halls and bedroom; new kitchen floor, and new paint throughout. The kitchen is very large and has space for a breakfast nook. The master bedroom has a terrific walk-through closet and 4 piece ensuite. The living room & dining room are entertainment sized with a cosy corner gas fireplace, plus a french door to a private deck. The ensuite laundry and storage are a bonus. Pets under 40 lbs!
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I have sold a property at 10 1950 Cultra AVE in SAANICHTON.
This charming and sunny 3 br/3 bath Townhome is located on a secluded street in the heart of Saanichton. It has been lovingly cared for over the years; boasts some wonderful features and is a short walk to shopping, pubs and bus routes. The main level has wood parquet floors throughout and the neutral palette is a perfect backdrop for all your accent ideas. The living room has a modern gas fireplace and patio doors leading to your west facing patio (with a retractable awning!) for your sunny downtime. Kitchen and dining are bright and sunny. Upstairs are three large bedrooms, 2 Ba & the laundry w newer appliances. The master has his/her closets and a large ensuite. Guest br has a queen Murphy bed. Double garage, newer windows. Better hurry!
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I have sold a property at 306 3223 Selleck WAY in VICTORIA.
What a Place! Come home to a modern sun-filled home in a quiet country setting. 50 acre site. Sea views. Great beach close. Approx. 1600 ft. of elegant big-windowed SPACIOUSNESS, handsome surfaces; granite counters, warm wood floors, light and airy. Lush west coast outlooks. You feel like dancing when you enter. Or dancing prepping dinner in the open gourmet kitchen (top line appliances incl wine fridge!) Perfect for entertaining or quiet escape. A THRILL, unique, uplifting. 2 bedrooms (and a gorgeous OFFICE/DEN!). Huge (200 sf) deck for your bbq. Kids okay. Bring your pet(s).A welcoming environment. Come with high expectations. Underground parking. Note: current tenants would like to stay if it suits investor/buyer
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