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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!

Vancouver Townhouses

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Main Photo: 1486 MCRAE Avenue in Vancouver: Shaughnessy Townhouse for sale in "THE RESIDENCES @ THE CRESCENT ON MCRAE" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # R2033530
$4,838,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
R2033530
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,804 sq. ft.
The Residences @ The Crescent on McRae. Exceptional quality and luxurious living in the heart of Shaughnessy. This grand residence provides an interior of just over 2,800 sf which is comprised of gracious rooms and over-height ceilings. An inviting family room w/ a... More details
Engel & Volkers Vancouver
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
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Main Photo: 2768 HIGHGROVE Place in West Vancouver: Whitby Estates Townhouse for sale : MLS(r) # R2012248
OPEN HOUSE
$3,980,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
R2012248
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure3,282 sq. ft.
VIEW, VIEW, VIEW! Like a house. BEST UNIT IN THE COMPLEX. Breathtaking panorama view of ocean, bridge & islands. A state of art master piece by British Pacific homes. This beautiful new home offers luxury living. 3 bdrms + den, 3 baths, fully equipped home, large... More details
Sutton Grp West Coast (VanCam) and Royal LePage Sussex (WVan)
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 402 2245 TWIN CREEK Place in West Vancouver: Whitby Estates Townhouse for sale in "The Properties by Quigg" : MLS(r) # R2024101
$3,698,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
R2024101
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure3,814 sq. ft.
Quintessential Penthouse for Sale at the sought after Properties by Quigg. Featuring a distinctive West Coast design, luxurious concrete construction, & World Class panoramic views in the heart of Whitby Estates. Indoor outdoor turn key living at it's finest. Backing... More details
Royal LePage Sussex (WVan)
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 102 426 BEACH Crescent in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale in "Kings Landin" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # R2024739
$3,500,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
R2024739
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,031 sq. ft.
KINGS' LANDING VILLA: Striking 2 level, 2 Bedroom & Den, 2,031 sf Villa on the water's edge with views over False Creek & the Park. Designer touches include dramatic 11' ceilings, crown moldings, marble finishes & more! Seamless cherry wood paneled kitchen serves up... More details
RE/MAX Crest Westside (VanBch)
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 503 BEACH Crescent in Vancouver: Yaletown Townhouse for sale in "AZURA II" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # R2028062
$3,288,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
R2028062
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,712 sq. ft.
This rare and exceptional SW corner townhome is one of the only 4 at Azura II, one of the most exclusive and prestigious buildings in the Beach Cres neighborhood. The design has unmatched functionality with street access from a wrap-around private garden patio. A... More details
RE/MAX Ken Leong
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Listing information last updated on February 13, 2016
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