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Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 164


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

301 168 POWELL STREET - R2380156

• $758,000
• 2 beds, 1 bath
• 992 sqft
Listed by Engel & Volkers Vancouver

209 2635 PRINCE EDWARD STREET - R2380202

• $775,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 845 sqft
Listed by Sutton Group-West Coast Realty



COMING SOON. Extra large loft at Koret Lofts, 1417 sq.ft. 511 - 55 E Cordova St


LARGE AND BRIGHT CORNER LOFT AT 55 EAST CORDOVA STREET

SUITE 511 - KORET LOFTS - GASTOWN

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Unit Description:
Expansive corner loft on the coveted 5th floor at “Koret Lofts.” Featuring 1417 sq.ft. of open space, 2 stylish Alda Pereira designed washrooms, and plenty of tall windows.  This unique unit features ultra high ceilings soaring to 16’.  Beautiful heritage conversion loft with polished concrete floors, exposed brick walls, restored double sash windows, and stunning wood beams.  Functional kitchen with stainless steel counters and appliances.  An architecturally inspiring loft space. Well kept unit with plenty of potential for your loft design dreams. Suite has 1 underground parking space, and building has large courtyard patio area with 2 BBQ’s. Commercial Live/work zoning allows for many uses.  Building allows pets and rentals.   More details and floor plans, click here.

Bedroom: 1
Bathroom: 1
Listing Type: Loft
Sq.ft. 1,417
Built: 2006
Mgt Fees: $445
Price: $1,299,900
Listed By: RE/MAX Crest Realty

 

 

Building Description: 

Koret Lofts located is located at 55 E Cordova St. Vancouver BC.  These loft style heritage suites are known for offering true open concept living in a building which was brought back to life 100 years later in 2006.  True New York style loft features are found inside including: wood beam in the 10'+ high ceilings, concrete floors, exposed brick, visible piping, and minimal modern walls which create an art piece on their own.  These spaces leave plenty of room for your life, business, and design ideas.  Koret lofts are zoned as live/work spaces in Gastown Vancouver.  This is a true example of a heritage Vancouver loft building.  Modern appliances and fixtures are used throughout including Alda Pereira's designed modular kitchens and Porcher Pedestal Sinks.

 

 

 



OPEN HOUSE - Best valued architectural property on the Westside


VANCOUVER'S BEST PRICED ARCHITECTURALLY DESIGNED CONDO

OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY JUNE 15TH

 

 

Suite 122 at Hycroft towers was fully renovated in 2011by John Wall of Public Design.  This was a gutt renovation consisitign of: new layout, new walls, shadow baseboards and door casing, solid wood doors, high-end quality finishes...no detail has been missed.  The inspiration was taken from the era of the building, the 1950's, think mid-century modernism.  The suite is a functional 2 bed, 1 bath home. It is fully customized to the last detail. The 797 sq.ft. layout featuring gallery like shadow-baseboard & trim, solid wood doors, hardwood flooring, finely detailed kitchen with custom millwork, sleek thin counters, upgraded stainless steel appliances, and in-suite laundry.  Revamped practical living room with custom built-in shelving & TV cabinet.  Windows have been upgraded with UV coating and restored vintage-steel hardware.  Practical second bedroom/office with large built-in work space.  Stylish washroom with large walk-in glass shower, extensive use of stone, custom metal-grate heater covers, and unique stainless steel lighting.  The finest detailing has been used throughout this one-of-a-kind home. The Master bedroom has a well equipped closet fully fitted with organizers and shelving.  Pleasant outlook onto trees.  Now reduced significantly from the original price of $765,000 to $685,000. 

Located on the the border of Shaughnessy and South Granville shopping district, walk to cafe’s, boutique shops, galleries, and some of Vancouver’s best evening restaurants.  Building has beautiful common rooftop patio & garden.   The address is suite 122 (located above on the 2nd floor) - 1445 Marpole Avenue, Vancouver, V6H 1S5.  Located right at W 16th Avenue and Granville Street.

Snapshot of the Building History
Hycroft Towers has become a well-known concrete classic building bordering Shaughnessy and the South Granville shopping district. The history at Hycroft Towers plays big significance for Vancouver, with a rich history; including housing for War Veterans up until 1960. It was originally constructed as a stark modern building in 1952 and at the time it was recognized as an Architectural Landmark in Vancouver, and still is by many design enthusiasts acorss North America.
 
 
We are hosting an open house this Saturday, June 15th from 1:30pm-3:00pm
 
 
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Bedrooms: 2
Bathroom: 1
Listing Type: Apartment Unit
Sqft 797
Built: 1952
Mgt Fees: $346
Price: $685,000
Listed By: RE/MAX Crest Realty
MLS: R2377472


Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 163


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

504 718 MAIN STREET - R2379489

• $620,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 660 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Select Realty



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 162


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

401 28 POWELL STREET - R2379388

• $798,000
• 0 bed, 1 bath
• 802 sqft
Listed by Engel & Volkers Vancouver

603 495 W 6TH AVENUE - R2379418

• $819,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 803 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.

408 1238 SEYMOUR STREET - R2378878

• $898,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 994 sqft
Listed by Royal Pacific Realty Corp.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 161


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

703 495 W 6TH AVENUE - R2378696

• $579,900
• 0 bed, 1 bath
• 523 sqft
Listed by VPG Realty Inc.

405 128 W 6TH AVENUE - R2378486

• $998,888
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 1,138 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Ltd.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 158


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

1102 999 SEYMOUR STREET - R2378124

• $619,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 507 sqft
Listed by Sutton Group-West Coast Realty

403 28 POWELL STREET - R2378125

• $669,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 785 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 157


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

305 233 ABBOTT STREET - R2377677

• $649,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 700 sqft
Listed by Engel & Volkers Vancouver



New Listing 122 - 1445 Marpole Avenue, Vancouver, BC - Hycroft Towers


R2377472 - 122 - 1445 Marpole Avenue, Vancouver, BC, CANADAView my new listing for sale at 122 - 1445 Marpole Avenue, Vancouver and currently listed at $685,000.

FANTASTIC VALUE. Fully customized architecturally condo by John Wall of Public Design.  Inspired by mid-century modernism: functional 2 bed, 1 bath home at “Hycroft Towers”, a renowned solid concrete development. Fully customized and renovated 797 sq.ft. layout featuring gallery like shadow-baseboard & trim, solid wood doors, hardwood flooring, finely detailed kitchen with custom millwork, sleek thin counters, upgraded stainless steel appliances, and in-suite laundry.  Revamped practical living room with custom built-in shelving & TV cabinet.  Windows have been upgraded with UV coating and restored vintage-steel hardware.  Practical second bedroom/office with large built-in work space.  Stylish washroom with large walk-in glass shower, extensive use of stone, and custom lighting.  The finest detailing has been used throughout this one-of-a-kind home.  Master bedroom has a well equipped closet fully fitted with organizers and shelving.  Pleasant outlook onto trees. Live on the border of Shaughnessy and South Granville shopping district, walk to cafe’s, boutique shops, galleries, and some of Vancouver’s best evening restaurants.  Building has beautiful common rooftop patio & garden.   Parking on a waiting list & rental parking available across the street, and City permit parking out front. 

Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 156


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

206 350 E 2ND AVENUE - R2377130

• $575,000
• 0 bed, 1 bath
• 696 sqft
Listed by Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Surrey/120)

604 33 W PENDER STREET - R2377475

• $645,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 787 sqft
Listed by Macdonald Realty

2204 999 SEYMOUR STREET - R2377221

• $698,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 503 sqft
Listed by Century 21 In Town Realty

302 338 W 8TH AVENUE - R2377371

• $748,000
• 0 bed, 1 bath
• 810 sqft
Listed by TRG Residential Downtown Rlty



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 155


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

505 531 BEATTY STREET - R2375614

• $584,900
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 558 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Treeland Realty

419 350 E 2ND AVENUE - R2376589

• $599,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 777 sqft
Listed by RE/MAX Select Realty

502 2770 SOPHIA STREET - R2376802

• $599,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 625 sqft
Listed by Keller Williams Realty VanCentral

503 28 POWELL STREET - R2376851

• $749,000
• 0 bed, 1 bath
• 785 sqft
Listed by Oakwyn Realty Downtown Ltd.



Building Spotlight - South Granville lofts AKA. WSIX Lofts


UNIQUE CONCRETE AND STEEL LOFT BUILDING

1529 W 6TH AVENUE, VANCOUVER

 

WSIX LOFTS 1529 W 6TH AVE VANCOUVER - BC

 

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1529 W 6TH AVE WSIX VANCOUVER LOFTS

EGGERSMANN KITCHEN WSIX LOFTS

 

GENERAL BUILDING INFO:

*Building Spotlight* Wsix Lofts also known as South Granville Lofts was originally developed by Hynes Developments in 1996, eventually purchased by Westbank, and some units were upgraded and sold from 2010 on.  In the developers words: The architecture is purposefully designed to encourage social interaction and be publicly accessible and open. The building’s entrance is through a low arch sided by a charming café and opens into an airy courtyard. Two separate five-story structures sided with large windows looking in are connected over this central atrium with long open catwalks.”  

This building stands out for its unqiue use of materials on the exterior and the versatility of the loft units inside.  Read more at albrighton.ca



Daily Vancouver Loft Update - 151


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

103 336 E 1ST AVENUE - R2375507

• $799,000
• 1 bed, 1 bath
• 994 sqft
Listed by Blu Realty