Why Are Olympic Village One Bedroom Condos Performing the Best?

Why Are Olympic Village One Bedroom Condos Performing the Best? The south east side of False Creek is becoming more popular all the time, both with condo buyers and with renters as this new neighbourhood is nearly completion. Why Are False Creek one bedroom condos outperforming two and three bedroom condos? Why? Affordability! Also, one bedrooms are the best return on investment if you’re purchasing real estate for investment. One bedrooms rents are $280psf and…

SOLD! 304-1633 Ontario in Vancouver’s Olympic Village on the False Creek Waterfront

Listed  at $448,000 on May 5th, then reduced to $439,000 ten days later, then reduced again to $409,000 a week later and bingo a buyer writes an accepted offer and takes over the tenant. This smart 580sf one bedroom and flex space in Kayak faces east and will overlook the future park. It also has 9ft ceilings, an awesome gym, access to Medallion Pool and concierge. SOLD! 304-1633 Ontario in Vancouver’s Olympic Village on the…

Admire the Decor of 304-1633 Ontario in Vancouver’s Olympic Village Neighbourhood of False Creek

Admire the decor of 304-1633 Ontario in Vancouver’s Olympic Village Neighbourhood of False Creek.  Facing east , looking over the future park, with a large patio. This luxury concrete condo building features high ceilings, top appliances and quality finishings throughout. Perfect for first time buyers or investors (currently rented for $1500 per month). Kayak boasts a concierge, large lobby with high ceilings, a fireplace lounge, a huge gym, gardens with water treatments and share in…

Kitsilano Condo Prices Drop 18% in 2012 But Townhomes Roared Up 12%

Vancouver’s most desirable waterfront neighbourhood of Kitsilano saw December condo prices drop 18% from a year ago as townhomes roar up 12% and houses ended up 2.7% less. The extension of the Skytrain to UBC will increase the value of real estate close to West Broadway corridor. Real estate Sales remain down for Kitsilano houses and condos but up for townhomes. Year Over Year Kitsilano Condos Present Best Value Kitsilano’s houses peaked at $2,829,000 in Jan’12 and…

Vancouver’s Olympic Village Now 60% Sold – Vancouver Homes for Sale

Real estate marketer Bob Rennie says the tide has turned Vancouver’s once-troubled Olympic Village development has 75 per cent of units occupied. But that number includes the project’s 119 rental homes, Rennie said; of the 737 condominiums for sale, 436, or about 60 per cent, have been purchased so far. Rennie rejoiced Tuesday that sales of the Village’s high-end units are picking up steam, which could bode well for the city, which remains hundreds of…

Vancouver Real Estate Update for False Creek – August 2011

How’s the real estate market in False Creek and the Olympic Village neighbourhood? Are prices up or down? What’s the average price? What’s the average days on the market? Is this area good value for waterfront property? Generally developers do not list all their pre-sales on MLS and only some of the Olympic Village condos are listed on MLS, so I cannot keep track of those for you. The inventory in this neighbourhood is increasing,…

Opsal Reduces Prices – New Vancouver Condo

Buyers Love Price Reductions! 60 Homes under $379,000! Situated behind the Olympic Village , this super convenient location will make a great home of vancouver real estate investment 1 bedrooms WERE $ 347,900 – NOW starting from $315,900 2 bedroom view residences – NOW starting from $479,900 Presentation Centre located at 29 East 2nd Avenue. Open daily 12-5pm, closed Fridays

Vancouver Real Estate Update for False Creek – June 2011

How’s the real estate market in the Olympic Village neighbourhood? Are prices up or down? What’s the average price? What’s the average days on the market? Is this area good value for waterfront property? REBGV now calls False Creek the area east of Burrard Street, west of Ontario Street and north of 6th Avenue. Vancouver’s Olympic Village is part False Creek. There are resales, many bought by investors and not occupied, there are condo buildings…

Vancouver Real Estate Market Update for Olympic Village Neighbourhood

Dreaming about buying your Vancouver condo in the Olympic Village and living on the waterfront? Well, the selection of condos is slightly  better than it was a year ago.  There are resales, many bought by investors and not occupied, there are condo buildings in the neighbourhood that aren’t part of the Olympic Village and there are also many presales (Pinnacle, Wall Centre, Maynards,  James and Opsal).  So take your pick! Only resale Olympic Village condos…

Vancouver Real Estate Condos

Looking for a Vancouver condo pre-sale? Bastion Developments is keeping busy in the Olympic Village Neighbourhood. I just did a post on Opsal, the heritage site. Well, they are also offering a pre-sale one block away, on Ontario and 2nd Ave. The Proximity high-rise tower will stand as a visible reminder of the Vancouver’s industrial history. The sleek concrete tower will rise adjacent to the heritage site of Opsal Steel, one of city’s landmark buildings, which…