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I have listed a new property at 404 1969 Oak Bay AVE in VICTORIA.
Stunning Rooftop Living. Arguably one of Victoria's premier penthouse condos located in Village Walk. This amazing 2 bedroom plus den home has been designed with unparalleled attention to detail with custom upgrades that push it over the top into a class of luxury. Over 1530 feet of living space - a stunning formal entry with custom cabinetry, master bedroom with deluxe ensuite (steam room!); guest bedroom, 4 piece bathroom and a generous office/den are just the start. The expansive, south facing, living and dining room have floor to ceiling triple glazed wood windows kitchen will take your breath away and make you the envy of your friends - which includes a Miele appliance package with gas cook top, wine cooler and water filtration system. The 475 ft patio with gorgeous firepit and views to the west complete this awe-inspiring home. 10 foot ceilings, over height solid core maple doors, 2 parking spots, automated sound/light system, and a 50" linear gas fireplace. Walk Score of 89!
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Please visit our Open House at 208 203 Kimta RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Sunday, August 27, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM South Facing Unit overlooking Victoria Outer Harbor and views of the Olympics, cruise Ships and Coho. Updated 2 bed 2 bath unit allows rental and pets.
Open Sun Aug 27 1-3 Fully renovated & tastefully decorated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom South facing Waterfront condo in the heart of the Songhees - many upgrades including granite countertops, both the ensuite and guest bathrooms have been redone, good separation of space between the bedrooms, gorgeous kitchen with a breakfast nook, formal dining area, large livingroom which overlooks the Southerly views to the entrance of Victoria's vibrant inner harbour, see the cruise ships!!!! Short stroll to downtown Victoria along the Westsong Walkway! The Building is fully re mediated, has Workshop, Bike, Kayak and patio Furniture Storage. Nothing to do but move in and enjoy! Amazing views, This is a must see!
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I have listed a new property at 406 982 McKenzie AVE in VICTORIA.
What a treasure! A 2 bedroom/2 bathroom top floor (9 foot ceilings) condo that allows rentals and pets.The convenience of living on McKenzie with the privacy and peacefulness that comes with owning a top floor backside unit makes this home special. Only 5 years old it shows as new. The layout is unique in the building with a spacious dining area off the deluxe kitchen - complete with granite island, SS appliances, U/C lighting, soft close everything & tiled backsplash. Living room is huge and comes with electric f/p, blinds on all windows and access to balcony (custom screen door). Master br has walk-in closet and deluxe 3 piece bathroom and views to Olympics. Parking spot has electric charger! Well run strata has community garden, kids play area, solar heated common water, great parking. Building was Merit Award Winner. OH Sunday 1-3.
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Please visit our Open House at 406 982 McKenzie AVE in VICTORIA.
Open House on Sunday, August 13, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
What a treasure! A 2 bedroom/2 bathroom top floor (9 foot ceilings) condo that allows rentals and pets.The convenience of living on McKenzie with the privacy and peacefulness that comes with owning a top floor backside unit makes this home special. Only 5 years old it shows as new. The layout is unique in the building with a spacious dining area off the deluxe kitchen - complete with granite island, SS appliances, U/C lighting, soft close everything & tiled backsplash. Living room is huge and comes with electric f/p, blinds on all windows and access to balcony (custom screen door). Master br has walk-in closet and deluxe 3 piece bathroom and views to Olympics. Parking spot has electric charger! Well run strata has community garden, kids play area, solar heated common water, great parking. Building was Merit Award Winner. OH Sunday 1-3.
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I have sold a property at 3784 Mystic LANE in VICTORIA.
Small is beautiful but in this case small is exquisite. This 1954 classic mid century modern 2 BR + den bungalow on a quiet, lane has been meticulously updated with aesthetics, comfort and efficiency in mind. The south facing LR (gas FP), DR and kitchen overlook a magical stream-fed pond. A bird watchers paradise and only a short walk to Cadboro Bay Beach & Village. The house has in-floor radiant heating and energy efficient LED lighting abounds. The kitchen features a Wolf stove, stainless appliances (separate Fisher Paykel convection), quartz countertops & a fabulous walk in pantry. Master BR has a stunning 4 piece ensuite and walkin closet. Detached 2 car garage and approved plans for studio on 1/3 acre sun-drenched property. Perfection.
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I have sold a property at 1564 Prospect PL in VICTORIA.
Designed by Wade Williams Architects, this exquisite family, executive residence was designed to maximize the natural light and ambiance of the private, peaceful setting. The architectural lines of the home are exceptional with wonderful south and west exposure and a private outlook. Offering 4 bedrooms, updated kitchen, master with ensuite & walk-in closet, living & family rooms with wood burning fireplaces, vaulted ceilings, studio retreat and a versatile flooplan. The location is unsurpassed on one of the most sought after streets in Victoria just steps from the waterfront and shopping on Oak Bay Avenue. An outstanding oasis in a premiere location.
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I have sold a property at A512 AUG 810 Humboldt ST in VICTORIA.
Fractional ownership at Parkside Victoria Resort & Spa. 1/4 ownership offers owners the benefit of 12 weeks of use per year in this 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath floor plan with 4 of those in AUG each year. This suite is fully furnished with designer furnishings (including king size bed), linens, dishes, cooking utensils, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, washer and dryer in suite. Balcony is overlooking quiet inner courtyard. Amenities at Parkside include 25 meter swimming pool, exercise room, theatre, concierge service and full time front desk management. 1/4 ownership offers flexibility of personal usage or rental revenue. 2016 Monthly HOA fee is $410 & incl. taxes, strata fees, utilities, maintenance, housekeeping, etc.
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