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Please visit our Open House at 208 203 Kimta RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, November 18, 2017 3:00PM - 4:00PM New Lower price 2 bed 2 full bath spacious deluxe condo in unit laundry dishwasher rentable underground parking
What a View!! This is a great condo in a wonderful building with a fabulous location. Fully renovated & tastefully decorated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom SOUTH FACING Waterfront condo in the heart of the Songhees. It has many upgrades including granite counter-tops, both the ensuite and guest bathroom (with beautifully tiled walk-in shower) have been redone, good separation of space between the bedrooms, gorgeous kitchen with a breakfast nook, formal dining area, large living room which overlooks the Southerly views to the entrance of Victoria's vibrant inner harbour - Watch all the activity from your own balcony!!!! Short stroll to downtown Victoria (or even better, Spinnaker's Pub) 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! ** New paint throughout August 2017. Energy efficient LED lighting! ** Amazing views. Enjoy the sunny afternoons and cool evenings. Come see!
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Please visit our Open House at 410 930 Yates ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, November 11, 2017 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Downtown Living at its Finest! Walk Score of 99 and a Bike Score of 100 - who needs a car? This 2 bedroom, 2 full bath condo has a superior layout - lots of living space and great separation between rooms. The open concept kitchen (with Stainless appliances) looks onto both the dining room and living room and out the main window to the spacious balcony and lush greenery below. The master bedroom has its own ensuite and direct access to the Maytag stacking laundry. Neutral palette throughout - well suited for design accents - and flat care-free ceilings. The condo is on the north side of the building - away from the heat of the day and street noise; yet very bright. This unit will suit homeowner and investor alike. It is conveniently located for shopping (The Market and London Drugs across the street), downtown, theatres & bus routes. The Manhattan has a well run strata and has been fully remediated. It allows pets and rentals and has no age limit. It has bike storage and a fitness area
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Please visit our Open House at 409 4529 West Saanich RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, November 4, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Welcome to the Duval - what a gem! The attention to detail in design and finishes in this 966 ft home will make you smile - Wide plank wood floors, Electric fireplace with chrome surround, 9 foot ceilings, Very large SE facing balcony (master and living room both have access), Spa-style bathroom with separate soaker tub and shower, separate sinks, porcelain tile and heated floors, Deluxe kitchen with walnut cabinetry, CaesarStone countertops, glass backsplash and all SS appliances, Insuite laundry with extra storage. This 2 bedroom/ 1 bathroom condo shows like new and is ready for immediate occupancy. One secure underground parking spot, storage locker and communal bike storage. One of the best locations in Victoria combining natural beauty and community amenities to promote a walkable neighbourhood - bus stop and Royal Oak shopping centre just a short hop away. Well run strata with very reasonable monthly fees. Rentals and Pets welcome. Can it get any better? Open House Sat 1-3pm.
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Please visit our Open House at 207 3915 Carey RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Sunday, October 29, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Fabulous 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom east facing unit at Carey Hill Walk. This is a solid investment for anyone wanting to get into the market with easy driving distance to Uptown Mall, parks and Highway 1 to get out of town quickly on those long weekends. University student? Its just a short distance to McKenzie and off to Uvic you go. This unit is spacious at over 900 ft and has a great layout with 2 full - 4 piece bathrooms (ensuite has tub and separate shower!) and a separate laundry room. The kitchen has dark ebony cabinets, tile back splash, stainless steel appliances and oodles of room to cook and bake to your heart's content. This unit is on the quiet side of the building - plenty of morning sunshine; cool summer afternoons and views to Christmas Hill. This building allows rentals, no weight limit on pets (1 dog and 1 cat or 2 cats) and no age restriction. This wont last - book your viewing today. Open House Sunday 1-3pm
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Please visit our Open House at 208 203 Kimta RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 28, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM Vacant corner condo with views to outer harbour - great updated floorplan
What a View!! This is a great condo in a wonderful building with a fabulous location. Fully renovated & tastefully decorated 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom SOUTH FACING Waterfront condo in the heart of the Songhees. It has many upgrades including granite counter-tops, both the ensuite and guest bathroom (with beautifully tiled walk-in shower) have been redone, good separation of space between the bedrooms, gorgeous kitchen with a breakfast nook, formal dining area, large living room which overlooks the Southerly views to the entrance of Victoria's vibrant inner harbour - Watch all the activity from your own balcony!!!! Short stroll to downtown Victoria (or even better, Spinnaker's Pub) 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! ** New paint throughout August 2017. Energy efficient LED lighting! ** Amazing views. Enjoy the sunny afternoons and cool evenings. Come see! OH Sat 2-4
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Please visit our Open House at 204 605 Cook ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 28, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
This a tremendous opportunity to buy a 2 bedroom condo with an enviable Walk Score of 90 - "A walker's paradise". The unit is large at 846 feet and has an additional 146 ft enclosed sun room for contemplative afternoon reading. It get lots of morning sun and is on the very quiet east side. You will appreciate the functional layout with wide hallways and over sized living/dining room. It is in very good shape but is priced to allow for upgrading if you're itching for a design project. The new owner gets one parking spot, shared, efficient laundry and a very large storage locker. The strata is very well managed - new roof in 2012, and new bedroom windows. This a fabulous location; close to both Fort street corridor and Cook street Village. Many say the most important feature of a condo is the sense of community and Arbour Glen, with only 13 units, has that in spades.
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Please visit our Open House at 207 3915 Carey RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 14, 2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Fabulous 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom east facing unit at Carey Hill Walk. This is a solid investment for anyone wanting to get into the market with easy driving distance to Uptown Mall, parks and Highway 1 to get out of town quickly on those long weekends. University student? Its just a short distance to McKenzie and off to Uvic you go. This unit is spacious at over 900 ft and has a great layout with 2 full - 4 piece bathrooms (ensuite has tub and separate shower!) and a separate laundry room. The kitchen has dark ebony cabinets, tile back splash, stainless steel appliances and oodles of room to cook and bake to your heart's content. This unit is on the quiet side of the building - plenty of morning sunshine; cool summer afternoons and views to Christmas Hill. This building allows rentals, no weight limit on pets (1 dog and 1 cat or 2 cats) and no age restriction. This wont last - book your viewing today. Open House Sat 14th 11-1pm
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Please visit our Open House at 204 605 Cook ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 14, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
This a tremendous opportunity to buy a 2 bedroom condo with an enviable Walk Score of 90 - "A walker's paradise". The unit is large at 846 feet and has an additional 146 ft enclosed sun room for contemplative afternoon reading. It get lots of morning sun and is on the very quiet east side. You will appreciate the functional layout with wide hallways and over sized living/dining room. It is in very good shape but is priced to allow for upgrading if you're itching for a design project. The new owner gets one parking spot, shared, efficient laundry and a very large storage locker. The strata is very well managed - new roof in 2012, and new bedroom windows. This a fabulous location; close to both Fort street corridor and Cook street Village. Many say the most important feature of a condo is the sense of community and Arbour Glen, with only 13 units, has that in spades. Open House Saturday Oct 14 2-4 pm
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Please visit our Open House at 208 203 Kimta RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 7, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM Great ocean view large deluxe suite on the outer harbour. Updated and freshly painted
Open Sat 11-1 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 living room 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! ** New paint throughout August 2017. Energy efficient LED lighting! ** Amazing views. Enjoy the sunny afternoons and cool evenings. This is a must see!
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Please visit our Open House at 207 3915 Carey RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 7, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Fabulous 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom east facing unit at Carey Hill Walk. This is a solid investment for anyone wanting to get into the market with easy driving distance to Uptown Mall, parks and Highway 1 to get out of town quickly on those long weekends. University student? Its just a short distance to McKenzie and off to Uvic you go. This unit is spacious at over 900 ft and has a great layout with 2 full - 4 piece bathrooms (ensuite has tub and separate shower!) and a separate laundry room. The kitchen has dark ebony cabinets, tile back splash, stainless steel appliances and oodles of room to cook and bake to your heart's content. This unit is on the quiet side of the building - plenty of morning sunshine; cool summer afternoons and views to Christmas Hill. This building allows rentals, no weight limit on pets (1 dog and 1 cat or 2 cats) and no age restriction. This wont last - book your viewing today.
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Please visit our Open House at 204 605 Cook ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, October 7, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
This a tremendous opportunity to buy a 2 bedroom condo with an enviable Walk Score of 90 - "A walker's paradise". The unit is large at 846 feet and has an additional 146 ft enclosed sun room for contemplative afternoon reading. It get lots of morning sun and is on the very quiet east side. You will appreciate the functional layout with wide hallways and over sized living/dining room. It is in very good shape but is priced to allow for upgrading if you're itching for a design project. The new owner gets one parking spot, shared, efficient laundry and a very large storage locker. The strata is very well managed - new roof in 2012, and new bedroom windows. This a fabulous location; close to both Fort street corridor and Cook street Village. Many say the most important feature of a condo is the sense of community and Arbour Glen, with only 13 units, has that in spades. Open House Saturday 1-3.
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Please visit our Open House at 13 416 Dallas RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, September 30, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
The best of both worlds: peek-a-boo views of the ocean, 1/2 block to Dallas road and yet quiet serenity in your own home. This townhouse is located in Dunelm Village - a terrific neighbourhood with glorious gardens, splashes of vibrant colour and a great community. With almost 2000 ft split over two levels this is the perfect home for those wanting to downsize from their family home. The main level has a large kitchen with eating nook, a dining room, media room/den, and a sunken entertainment-sized living room (with open vaulted ceiling and fireplace) which leads to a bright, sunny private patio. Stairs lead you to the 2nd level with a lovely private south-facing deck, laundry, a large guest bedroom with adjoining bathroom and a master bedroom with pass through closet and oversized ensuite. Dunelm Village is all about community - friendly neighbours everywhere. The strata is very proactive and well run. Solid finances. Dog or cat welcome. Quiet living by the sea. Sublime! OH Sat 2-4
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Please visit our Open House at 204 605 Cook ST in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, September 23, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
This a tremendous opportunity to buy a 2 bedroom condo with an enviable Walk Score of 90 - "A walker's paradise". The unit is large at 846 feet and has an additional 146 ft enclosed sun room for contemplative afternoon reading. It get lots of morning sun and is on the very quiet east side. You will appreciate the functional layout with wide hallways and over sized living/dining room. It is in very good shape but is priced to allow for upgrading if you're itching for a design project. The new owner gets one parking spot, shared, efficient laundry and a very large storage locker. The strata is very well managed - new roof in 2012, and new bedroom windows. This a fabulous location; close to both Fort street corridor and Cook street Village. Many say the most important feature of a condo is the sense of community and Arbour Glen, with only 13 units, has that in spades. Open House Saturday 2-4.
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Please visit our Open House at 208 203 Kimta RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, September 23, 2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Open Sat 11-1 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 living room 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! ** New paint throughout August 2017. Energy efficient LED lighting! ** Amazing views. Enjoy the sunny afternoons and cool evenings. This is a must see!
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Please visit our Open House at 13 416 Dallas RD in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, September 16, 2017 11:00AM - 1:00PM
The best of both worlds: peek-a-boo views of the ocean, 1/2 block to Dallas road and yet quiet serenity in your own home. This townhouse is located in Dunelm Village - a terrific neighbourhood with glorious gardens, splashes of vibrant colour and a great community. With almost 2000 ft split over two levels this is the perfect home for those wanting to downsize from their family home. The main level has a large kitchen with eating nook, a dining room, media room/den, and a sunken entertainment-sized living room (with open vaulted ceiling and fireplace) which leads to a bright, sunny private patio. Stairs lead you to the 2nd level with a lovely private south-facing deck, laundry, a large guest bedroom with adjoining bathroom and a master bedroom with pass through closet and oversized ensuite. Dunelm Village is all about community - friendly neighbours everywhere. The strata is very proactive and well run. Solid finances. Dog or cat welcome. Quiet living by the sea. Sublime! OH Sat 11-1
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Please visit our Open House at 1026 Greig AVE in BRENTWOOD BAY.
Open House on Sunday, September 10, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Don’t miss this amazing updated mid-century west coast contemporary home on gorgeous 1.82 acre property across from renowned Gore Park. The 2839 SF home has been extensively updated inside & out boasting large open area concept living with vaulted ceilings and walls of windows in every room. 1600+ SF wraparound patios and decks afford exceptional private oasis and indoor/outdoor entertaining space. Every window offers views of lush gardens, and old-growth trees –like living in a tree house! Upstairs find a media rm, massive living/dining great rm, guest bath, master suite with private deck, brand new 4 pc ensuite and extensive closets, gourmet kitchen, with cozy sitting area. Downstairs: 2 bedrooms, new laundry rm, 3 piece bath, office/sewing area, rec room and tons of storage Mudroom/workshop in garage, greenhouse, fire pits and worksheds outside. The heart of Brentwood Bay, yet minutes to downtown, airport, and the ferries. Own your personal version of Butchart Gardens.
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Please visit our Open House at 145 Sims AVE in VICTORIA.
Open House on Saturday, September 9, 2017 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Remarkably affordable opportunity. This charming 1914 ‘3 level’ home of 2500 sq. feet offers plenty of room for a growing family - 4 bedrooms total plus 2 bathrooms, family room, rec room and a bonus of a quiet flex room/office with its own entrance! Bright kitchen which leads to a south facing deck and a fenced yard. A nice canvas to work on in a quiet setting with lots of sun. This works nicely for a family, few blocks to Uptown and Tillicum shopping centres and the Galloping Goose. Improvements by current owners: Service upgrade to 200 amps and house extensively re-wired; heat pump installed in 2014; Hot water tank in 2016; downstairs remodeled in 2012 - bathroom upgrade, finished storage area and new carpet; new fencing and gate in 2015. Extra parking on site! Open Sat. Sept. 9th 2-4. Don't miss out.
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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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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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Please visit our Open House at 1678 Cedarwood CLOSE in VICTORIA.
Open House on Sunday, July 30, 2017 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Fantastic Gordon Head Opportunity. Five bedroom 2250 sq ft home on 8100 ft lot at the end of a very quiet cul de sac. Very close to bus lines, Tuscany Village and Uvic! Upstairs is a well-loved 3 bedroom/ 1 bath home with living room, dining room and a kitchen with eating area. The kitchen leads to an expansive deck which runs along the south side of the house. Downstairs is a huge 2 bedroom suite with a large living/dining room and even some office space. It needs work, no doubt, but with modest investment it could give you great returns. East facing back yard has a few fruit trees, privacy to the east and north and lots of space for your landscaping ideas. Exterior metal blinds on main windows. Oak floors under carpets.
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