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Townhouses


A Townhome is an attached home in which an individual owns a unit within the same building structure. Each unit has its own outside entrance but is shares a common wall.


Some pros and cons of purchasing a townhome:


Pros:
•Very low maintenance-Maintenance and landscaping of the exterior structure and common areas are handled by the strata corporation. This is attractive when you are a busy professional that does have the time or patience for home maintenance.
•Many townhome complexes have amenities and common areas such as fitness centers, jacuzzis, indoor or outdoor pools, etc which are included in your monthly maintenance fees.
•Having your neighbors so close may give you a greater sense of community and security.
•Townhomes are often more affordable in comparison to a detached home in the same area and as a result, townhomes are ideal for a first time home buyer or a young family.


Cons:
•You are required to pay monthly maintenance fees and these fees increase as maintenance and repair costs go up. Increases and decreases of maintenance fees are determined by the strata corporation (which is made up of all the owners within the complex).
•There may be limited parking spots for guests.
•Typically, there will be less storage space than in a detached home.
•You will be required to get strata approval for structural changes you wish to change in your home. For example, changing your floors, taking down walls or partitions, etc.


Before you purchase any home, you should always consider the potential for resale. Working with a knowledgeable and experienced REALTOR® will help you determine whether the property you are considering is a good investment!

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Main Photo: 2090 BARCLAY Street in Vancouver: West End VW Townhouse for sale in "PRESIDIO" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1121948
$3,750,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1121948
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,970 sq. ft.
A rare opportunity to own one of the Vancouver's most coveted trophy properties, Villa Karma at the Presidio! Designed by renowned architect Richard Henriquez, this free-standing, two-story private villa offers serenity in the city!Almost 3000 square feet of unequalled... More details
RE/MAX Select Properties
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 1485 HOMER Street in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale in "The Waterford" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1129486
$2,599,900
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1129486
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,033 sq. ft.
"Waterford", a spectacular semi-waterfront location amongst the coveted "Erickson" and "Kingslanding"! A luxurious end unit, 3-level, 2,000+SF, air-conditioned high ceilings 3-bedroom + den or 4-bedroom townhome with balconies, and gas hook-up patio for the summer BBQ... More details
Royal LePage Sussex
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 202 1280 RICHARDS Street in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale in "THE GRACE" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1124030
$2,498,800
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1124030
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,748 sq. ft.
Welcome to The Grace Residences: the most beautiful & architecturally stunning building in Vancouver! This elegant 2 bed 2.5 bath luxury townhouse features a spacious 2,700 sq.ft. plus 2-level-home w/ vaulted ceilings, a winding staircase &large picture windows creating... More details
Virani Real Estate Advisors
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 282 BEACH Crescent in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1134900
$2,460,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1134900
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,608 sq. ft.
Rarely offered, an absolutely stunning townhouse in Concord Pacific's most prestigious masterpiece, "The Erickson". Simply one of the best waterfront locations in Yaletown, just steps away from the seawall. Soaring windows lookout overDavid Lam Park and the water... More details
Sutton Grp-West Coast Rty WVan
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 567 BEACH Crescent in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale in "TWO PARK WEST" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1135914
$2,290,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1135914
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,555 sq. ft.
2Park West built by Concord Pacific. 3level, 2,555sq ft townhouse in prestigious Beach Crescent neighbourhood. 3bdrm + den + family room & dining area. 5patios totaling 920sq ft - an outdoor space on each level perfect for entertainingor sanctuary. Outstanding views of... More details
Rennie & Associates Realty
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Listing information last updated on August 4, 2015
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