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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: 102 2535 GARDEN Court in West Vancouver: Whitby Estates Townhouse for sale in "AERIE, WHITBY ESTATES" : MLS(r) # V1132937
$2,158,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1132937
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,373 sq. ft.
Solid concrete and stone elegant townhouse. Drive straight into the private, secured 2 car garage attached to the home. Open the door to sweeping views of the ocean, city and UBC. Enjoy the open floor plan with a huge terrace off the familyroom, dining and living room... More details
Royal LePage Sussex (WVan2407)
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 1983 W 33RD Avenue in Vancouver: Quilchena Townhouse for sale in "MACLURE WALK" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1103732
$1,899,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1103732
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,308 sq. ft.
RE/MAX Select Properties
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 22 5879 GRAY Avenue in Vancouver: University VW Townhouse for sale (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1097114
$1,839,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1097114
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,658 sq. ft.
Gorgeous townhouse complex in UBC south campus. This is the largest unit among the 24 town homes. 2658 sft, like a house. Radiant heating, high ceiling, super quality with high end appliances. Well maintained, 4 bedrooms plus one den andhuge recreation room on the 3rd... More details
Regent Park Realty Inc.
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 34 5760 HAMPTON Place in Vancouver: University VW Townhouse for sale (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1127392
$1,769,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1127392
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,435 sq. ft.
The moment you steps into the door of this absolutely luxurious & biggest 4 bdrms home in the complex. It is too magnificent for words. Living on Vancouver's Western Peninsula, surrounded by the marine shores of the Pacific Ocean & isnestled beside the spectacular... More details
Sutton Grp West Coast (VanCam)
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 107 5838 BERTON Avenue in Vancouver: University VW Townhouse for sale (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1137903
$1,768,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1137903
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,423 sq. ft.
This high-end modern building will go fast! Ideal location close to schools, UBC University, restaurants, grocery shopping and the extraordinarily beautiful Pacific Spirit Park, all just one block away but located in a completely quietenvironment. The interior is... More details
Royal Pacific Realty Corp.
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Listing information last updated on September 3, 2015
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