Resale Homes Articles
River Heights home is best of both worlds for buyers wanting both an old neighbourhood and a new house
As alluring as River Heights' centrality and beauty is, there's a downside to acquiring a home in the area. That downside is that you'll likely be laying out your hard-earned dollars for a home that's somewhere in the neighbourhood of 60 to 100 years old. And the reality of such . . .
July 26, 2014
Serenity. It's a sought-after commodity, yet one that's often hard to come by in the city.Consequently, in order to gain peace and quiet, many people opt to move to newer bedroom communities where it might be quiet, but, because many such communities are newer, the lots are immature, making for . . .
July 19, 2014
SOLD: River Heights ADDRESS: 665 Oak St. ASKING PRICE: $349, 900 SOLD PRICE: $378, 500 TAXES: $3, 899.48 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1, 260 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 1.5 LOT SIZE: 39 x 120 LISTING AGENT: Debbie Meyers, Monopoly Realty, 204-791-9129 SELLING AGENT: Cory Kehler, RE/MAX Professionals, 204-477-0500 SOLD: Transcona ADDRESS: 37 Berens St. ASKING PRICE: $289, 900 SOLD PRICE: $290, 000 TAXES: $3, 223.76 SQUARE FOOTAGE: 1, 200 BEDROOMS: 3 BATHROOMS: 2 LOT . . .
July 12, 2014
These days, many young professional couples are opting to buy condos for a turnkey lifestyle. Schedules are crammed with work, socializing and travelling. They don't want to spend time cutting grass, shovelling, painting and other time-consuming maintenance. But once they get into that condo, they notice a lack of living and storage . . .
July 12, 2014
Purchasing a condominium in a 40-plus-year-old building comes with positives and negatives. The positives are the unit is often quite affordable, and is in a solid building in a well-located spot. The negatives are the building may be in need of upgrades -- and the suites may be, ahem, somewhat dated. While . . .
July 5, 2014
It's an area that might well be considered a modernized version of Wellington Crescent - yet it receives little or no publicity. That area is none other than River West Park, located in the northwest reaches of Charleswood off Barker Boulevard. Carved out of forest bordering the Assiniboine River in 1975, . . .
June 28, 2014
When you think about Winnipeg's most luxurious neighbourhoods, areas like Tuxedo come quickly to mind. However, as central and stately as Tuxedo is, there's another area--this one a little further west--that offers as much, if not more, said Judy Lindsay Team Realty's Guy Boudreau. "The one thing you generally don't get in . . .
June 21, 2014
For just a moment, think of what it would be like to live in Osborne Village.Most of us -- for better, or worse -- would picture living in a vibrant area dominated by street traffic, sidewalks filled with pedestrians and trendy shops and restaurants. In essence, making the choice to . . .
June 7, 2014
Few areas in the city can match what east Fort Garry's South Drive has to offer. Blessed with an abundance of mature trees, the Red River winding behind many of the stately homes, huge, private lots -- and a location that's close to all kinds of amenities in the city's south . . .
May 31, 2014
SOLD Charleswood Address: 4276 Eldridge Ave. Asking Price: $299, 900 Sold Price: $296, 000 Taxes: $3, 354.39 Square Footage: 1, 147 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Lot Size: 60 x 150 Selling Agent: Jennifer Gulay, Royal LePage Alliance, 885-5500 Southdale Address: 141 Sweetwater Bay Asking Price: $479, 141 Sold Price: $503, 000 Taxes: $5, 033 Square Footage: 2, 306 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 3.5 Lot Size: 76 x 110 Listing Agent: Matt . . .
May 31, 2014