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  • On the Seine

    Spacious condo perfect for empty-nesters
    On the Seine

    Condominium living is attractive, but it can come with a downside: a lack of living and storage space.Equally important is how a suite is laid out. If a floor plan isn't logical, it doesn't matter how much space there is because it hasn't been used properly.A unit with adequate storage . . .

    August 2, 2014

  • Contemporary twist

    River Heights home is best of both worlds for buyers wanting both an old neighbourhood and a new house
    Contemporary twist

    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

  • Like a cottage near the city

    Ample charms in two-storey in mature neighbourhood

    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/Offered July 12

    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

  • Easy life

    Townhouse condo mixes convenience with livability

    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

  • Contemporary condo

    St. Vital suite from the '70s totally renovated
    Contemporary condo

    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

  • Country-style living in the big city

    4,000 sq. ft. riverside home provides scenic views
    Country-style living in the big city

    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

  • Living large & luxurious in Charleswood

    Centrally located bungalow boasts 2,732 sq. ft.

    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

  • SOLD/OFFERED - Aug. 30

    SOLD/OFFERED - Aug. 30

    Royalwood 66 High Ridge Asking Price: $299, 900 Sold Price: $280, 000 Taxes: $4, 269.16 Square Footage: 1, 462 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Lot Size: 42 ft. X 118 ft. Listing Agent:  Ken Maines, Maximum Realty, 999-9078 Harbour View 7 John Mann Place Asking Price: $159, 900 Sold Price: $161, 000 Taxes: Not yet assessed Square Footage: 1, 961 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Lot Size: 40 x 120 Listing . . .

    August 30, 2009

  • Men, women cite different priorities in choosing home

    OTTAWA -- Men and women setting out to buy a house together should know that they will come to a decision to purchase from different angles, according to an international real estate firm, which has uncovered some gender-based differences --as well as some common ground -- in their approach to . . .

    August 23, 2009