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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: 2585 CORNWALL Avenue in Vancouver: Kitsilano Townhouse for sale (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1077423
$2,000,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1077423
Bedrooms:
2
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure1,808 sq. ft.
Penthouse with a large private entertainment size sundeck (720 Sq. ft.).Spectacular water and mountain views from sundeck and principal rooms. Two bedrooms and 3 baths. Over 1 ,800 sq. ft. of living area. Garage and private elevator. Wine cellar and lots of storage... More details
Macdonald Realty Westmar
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Open House on Saturday, August 2, 2014 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Add to calendar
Main Photo: 2574 VINE Street in Vancouver: Kitsilano Townhouse for sale in "Kits Connaught Park" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1068144
OPEN HOUSE
$1,995,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1068144
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,779 sq. ft.
Gorgeous, luxury, executive townhome w/ 3 Brs, 2 baths & laundry up. Entry level w/ den & office & bsmt w/ tons of storage & flexible media/ recrm/ workout space. Elegant livingrm w/ beautiful Brazilian Cherry floors, fireplace & high ceilings. Spacious DR w/ vaulted... More details
RE/MAX Stuart Bonner
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 101 1981 HIGHBURY Street in Vancouver: Point Grey Townhouse for sale in "HIGHBURY RESIDENCES" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1036418
$1,988,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1036418
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,262 sq. ft.
Highbury Residences by South Street Development is a limited collection of 6 exclusive residences in West Point Grey. Built by Urban One, this concrete development features a sophisticated design aesthetic including open floorplans, 9'ceilings, hardwood floors, marble... More details
RE/MAX Select Properties
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Main Photo: 1933 W 33RD Avenue in Vancouver: Quilchena Townhouse for sale in "MACLURE WALK" (Vancouver West)  : MLS(r) # V1073346
$1,899,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1073346
Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure2,172 sq. ft.
Maclure Walk by Polygon. Spacious living in Quilchena Park. Great layout with 4 good size bedrooms (2 master ensuites), 3 full baths and a powder room, hardwood floor on main and carpet in bedrooms, 2 fireplaces, attached secured 2-car garage, own front and back yards... More details
Macdonald Realty Westmar
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Open House on Sunday, August 3, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Add to calendar
Main Photo: 5270 ASPEN Crest in West Vancouver: Upper Caulfeild Townhouse for sale in "Sahalee" : MLS(r) # V1041420
OPEN HOUSE
$1,898,000
Residential Attached
Status:
Active
MLS® Num:
V1041420
Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
3
Floor Area:
Switch units of measure3,148 sq. ft.
ONE OF A KIND executive style 3 level, 3,148 sqft townhouse offering massive SW views towards Bowen Isl & Vancouver Isl. The home is completely remodelled with exceptional millwork & custom finishing that is rarely seen. Main level features include: a gourmet kitchen... More details
Sotheby's Int'l Realty Canada
LEILANI FONG
Sutton Group West Coast Realty
leilani@betterlivinggroup.ca
Tel: 604 780 7877
Listing information last updated on August 2, 2014
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