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Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 287


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

405 1228 HOMER STREET - R2625928

• $966,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 946 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 285


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

207 33 W PENDER STREET - R2625220

• $499,999
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 670 sqft
Listed by Sutton Group - 1st West Realty

420 933 SEYMOUR STREET - R2624826

• $699,888
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 635 sqft
Listed by Sutton Group-West Coast Realty

1006 2770 SOPHIA STREET - R2624797

• $755,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 718 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Ltd.

203 55 E CORDOVA STREET - R2624713

• $998,000
• 2 beds, 1 bath
• 1,200 sqft
Listed by Macdonald Realty

309 27 ALEXANDER STREET - R2624862

• $998,000
• 2 beds, 2 baths
• 1,109 sqft
Listed by Macdonald Realty

513 1540 W 2ND AVENUE - R2624820

• $1,555,000
• 1 bed, 2 baths
• 883 sqft
Listed by Century 21 In Town Realty



Vancouver Special Modernized Conversion - Now Sold


MODERN EAST VANCOUVER HOME, NOW SOLD

3538 GLADSTONE STREET, VANCOUVER

 

We recently listed and sold this Vancouver Special conversion house.  What started as a 1980 wide layout basic home, was converted into a Dwell Magazine inspiring contemprorary famliy home with innovative layout, open concept living area and vaulted ceilings.  See the photos, plans and videos below: 

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contemporary vancouver house for sale

 

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URBAN HOME FOR A MODERN FAMILY

Architectural custom home just off Trout Lake & John Hendry Park. Substantially rebuilt in 2015, situated on a wide 40’ lot, with design by Terra Blanka Developments and with full City permits.  Complete redesign includes a functional layout with expansive room sizes, wide layout, high ceilings, enlarged windows, minimalist and modern detailing, high-end fixtures, and all new systems: mechanical, heating, electrical, insulation, windows, plumbing, roof, exterior and Japanese Zen landscaping. The upstairs main living area offers a large great room with high 9’7” ceilings with an exposed wood beam, gas fireplace, large chef’s Euro kitchen with quartz waterfall counters and appliances from Wolf, Bosch & Fisher & Paykel.  Beautiful brushed oak flooring in the main living areas, bedrooms & staircase, large scale tiles in washrooms and kitchen, and polished concrete on the lower level and in the fully finished extra large sized 2-car garage.  Big windows, skylight and extensive use of glass allow for plenty of light. Pot-lighting & Lutron dimmers used throughout.  

Tranquil Zen garden by Babacon Landscaping, offers a water feature, low maintenance mature plants, built-in sprinklers, automatic lighting, moss and concrete pavers. Quiet tree-lined location and a chic home created for a modern family.  Superb location just steps away from Trout Lake park, Community Centre, and walkable transit stations. Close proximity to Commercial Drive shopping, cafe’s & restaurants, registered Daycares, and good schools.     

 

3538 GLADSTONE STREET, VANCOUVER 

Design & Consultation: Terra Blanka Developments
4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 car garage + large driveway
*2206 sq.ft. interior, 318 sq.ft. of patio space 

2021 Annual Taxes: $5963.97
Offered at $2,498,000

 

DETAILED FLOOR PLANS

 

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Highlighted Vancouver Loft Building - 546 Beatty Street - Vancouver


The Crane Building - 546 Beatty Street Review & Updates:

 

546 beatty st - the crane building vancouver - loft in crosstown full information photos listings and more exterior shot 1 head on

 

This week of October I have been working at 546 Beatty Street, one of my all time favourite concrete & brick buildings in the city.  The buildings stands out for its solidness, open layouts, and hard edged materials throughout: Original steel posts, concrete floors & ceilings, exposed bricks and solid high quality kitchens & washrooms installed by Townline, the developer in 2009.  Below is some building information, photos, video, news clippings and a list of our past building sales.  Don't hesitate to reach out if you are looking to purchase a loft at 546 Beatty Street, also known as the Crane Building

 

Suite 304 sold a few years back: 

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Our building summary:

This beautiful 2009 heritage conversion Vancouver loft building in Crosstown is amongst the most desirable loft buildings in the whole city.  A boutique 57 unit development, Designed by Howard Bingham Hill and developed by Townline Homes MetroLiving - known for beautiful heritage and loft style Vancouver buildings, The Crane building, located at 546 Beatty offers many unique features. This boutique building was originally a commercial and industrial used building built over 100 years ago. It is now home to New York style high ceilings open plan loft style suites. These character lofts feature high ceilings, concrete features such as walls and polished floors, and exposed brick exterior walls. Unique character ranges from ceilings heights of up to 16', exposed concrete and steel beams, and sliding wall systems. The Kitchens feature seamless glacier white Corian countertops, custom maple butcher blocks, high-gloss white cabinets, Blanco stainless steel under mount sinks, and appliances from Bosch, Liebher, Faber Elite, and Jenn-Air. These Vancouver lofts suites are the perfect blend of modern clean designed fully contrasted with old features you cannot find in purely new construction.

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Media Attention: 

- Globe and Mail "Crane Loft unit seller lands a big return on 14-month investment"
- Decoist "Converted Heritage Apartment in Vancouver Blends History with Modernity"
- Urban YVR  "Loft with 14' ceilings for sale at The Crane Building"
- Decoist "Historic Loft Brings Together Rich Heritage And Contemporary Comfort"

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Paul Albrighton Sales:

 

Sold by Albrighton - #309 546 Beatty St. 

Sold by Albrighton - #504 546 Beatty St.(2017) 

Sold by Albrighton - #504 546 Beatty St.(2016) 

Sold by Albrighton - #304 546 Beatty St.

Sold by Albrighton - #207 546 Beatty St. (2011)

Sold by Albrighton - #207 546 Beatty St.

 

Videos from some previous listings and sales: 

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3D Visualizer: 

 

Current listings for sale: 

LISTINGS

303 546 BEATTY STREET

Beds 1 Baths 1 Price $768,000
Fees $537 SqFt 773 Taxes $2,079
Listed by
RE/MAX Crest Realty

204 546 BEATTY STREET

Beds 1 Baths 1 Price $769,000
Fees $572 SqFt 776 Taxes $2,053
Listed by
Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.

 

Contact Paul for more info. 



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 279


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

509 718 MAIN STREET - R2623877

• $569,900
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 581 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 278


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

204 55 ALEXANDER STREET - R2623656

• $585,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 570 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Select Properties

508 1540 W 2ND AVENUE - R2623718

• $1,388,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 963 sqft
Listed by Blu Realty



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 277


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

PH4 933 SEYMOUR STREET - R2622966

• $788,888
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 575 sqft
Listed by Rennie & Associates Realty Ltd.

614 289 ALEXANDER STREET - R2623264

• $998,000
• 1 bed, 2 baths
• 1,082 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Select Properties

607 2635 PRINCE EDWARD STREET - R2623156

• $1,199,900
• 2 beds, 2 baths
• 898 sqft
Listed by Dexter Realty



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 274


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

604 328 E 11TH AVENUE - R2622572

• $619,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 552 sqft
Listed by Dexter Realty



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 272


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

703 531 BEATTY STREET - R2622268

• $1,789,000
• 2 beds, 2 baths
• 1,160 sqft
Listed by Jovi Realty (Richmond) Inc.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 271


The following Vancouver Lofts have been recently uploaded on to the MLS ...

102 22 E CORDOVA STREET - R2621582

• $549,900
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 609 sqft
Listed by Angell, Hasman & Associates Realty Ltd.

212 205 E 10TH AVENUE - R2621632

• $725,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 696 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Select Realty

108 350 E 2ND AVENUE - R2621834

• $1,249,000
• 2 beds, 2 baths
• 1,337 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.