Resale Homes Articles
As convenient as city life is, one thing doesn't always come with it, (OK, make that two): space and serenity. Deep down, you know there's the possibility of coming home to neighbours having a party accompanied by loud music -- or, perish the thought, some inconsiderate soul revving their Harley or . . .
August 16, 2014
SOLD: Riverbend Address: 23 Endcliffe Pl. Asking Price: $399, 900 Sold Price: $395, 000 Taxes: $5, 160.87 Square Footage: 1, 626 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Lot Size: 42 x 109 Listing Agents: Michael & Kathy Hrechka, Sutton Group K.R.E., 204-475-9130 Selling Agent: Laura Hue, Royal Lepage D.R.E., 204-989-5000 SOLD: Norwood Flats Address: 253 Kitson St. Asking price $269, 900 Sold Price $269, 900 Taxes: $2, 296.36 Square Footage: . . .
August 9, 2014
Ask prospective homeowners which neighbourhoods they'd most like to live in, and you almost always get the same answer. As you might have suspected, the neighbourhoods that are most often mentioned are (in no particular order) Crescentwood, Charleswood, River Heights and (if you possess the financial wherewithal) Tuxedo. You can add . . .
August 9, 2014
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
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
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