Sold (Bought): Kerrisdale property snapped up in a hurry

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No sooner had it hit the market when it was snapped up for more than $500,000 over the asking price.

This Kerrisdale home was listed for $3,998,800 and sold for $4,525,000.This Kerrisdale home was listed for $3,998,800 and sold for $4,525,000. Photo by Supplied

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Weekly roundup of three properties that recently sold in Metro Vancouver.

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2136 West 48th Ave., Vancouver

Type: Four-bedroom, three-bathroom detached

Size: 3,605 square feet

BC Assessment: $3,552,000

Listed for: $3,998,800

Sold for: $4,525,000

Sold on: March 3

Days on market in this listing: zero

Listing agent: Rod Bahari at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty

Buyer’s agent: Kam Garcha at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty

The big sell: No sooner had this Kerrisdale property hit the market when it was snapped up for more than $500,000 over the asking price. Contributing to the appeal is the fact that the property consists of two legal lots comprising 66-by-131.3 feet in total with separate titles and parcel identifiers, all within RS-5 zoning. The current house straddles both lots and was built in 1918. Displaying an abundance of character, it showcases a number of original features including wood accents in the door and window trim, coffered ceilings, hardwood floors with inlay detailing, sash windows, wainscot panels, and colorful stained glass. The principal reception rooms are on the main level while all four bedrooms reside upstairs and the basement contains an office, family room and storage. A detached double garage and fenced yard complete the package.

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1240 Pacific Dr., Tsawwassen

This four bedroom Tsawwassen detached home sold for its asking price of $1,499,000. This four bedroom Tsawwassen detached home sold for its asking price of $1,499,000. Photo by Supplied /jpeg

Type: Four-bedroom, three-bathroom detached

Size: 2,668 square feet

BC Assessment: $1,406,000

Listed for: $1,499,000

Sold for: $1,499,000

Sold on: Apr 26

Days on market in this listing: 19

Listing agent: Aileen Noguer at ReMax ProGroup Realty

Buyer’s agent: Rachel MacInnes and Trisha Murphy at Sutton Group – Seafair Realty

The big sell: This custom-built light-filled home revels in far-reaching views that encompass Mount Baker, the North Shore Mountains and Boundary Bay. Constructed in 1989 it offers many updates throughout with new stainless-steel appliances including double wall ovens, tile and hardwood floors, a built-in vacuum and recently installed electric window blinds. On the upper floor, the primary bedroom enjoys a full ensuite together with an 11-by-8-foot walk-in closet while a family bathroom serves two further bedrooms (one of which boasts a private deck and views). The fourth bedroom is on the main level. The outside has received attention too with Trex decking incorporating a water feature, as well as a hot tub and an integrated irrigation system. The southern-exposed backyard sides onto greenbelt providing an additional degree of privacy.

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204 – 2141 East Hastings St., Vancouver

This one-bedroom Vancouver condo was listed for $584,900 and sold for $570,000. This one-bedroom Vancouver condo was listed for $584,900 and sold for $570,000. Photo by Supplied /jpeg

Type: One bedroom, one bathroom apartment

Size: 594 square feet

BC Assessment: $544,000

Listed for: $584,900

Sold for: $570,000

Sold on: March 29

Days on market in this listing: eight

Listing agent: Dianne Grendovich at ReMax City Realty

Buyer’s agent: Charmaine Wong at Redfin

The big sell: This one-bedroom condo is situated in East Vancouver’s Hastings neighborhood and forms part of the Oxford development – ​​a four-storey complex that was completed in 2016 with proximity to eateries, grocery stores, breweries, parks and transit. It features a modern brick exterior with retail stores on the ground level. This particular unit displays an abundance of storage including a walk-in closet with organizers, a built-in desk with cupboard space underneath, feature wall upgrades, premium appliances including a five-burner gas range and Blomberg washer and dryer, and a kitchen island with bar seating. The home has been freshly painted with custom wainscot panels while opaque sliding glass walls divide the bedroom from the open-plan living space. The strata permits pets and rentals and this unit’s monthly maintenance fee is $324.95.

These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.

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