With all the talk of Chinese investment in the Vancouver real estate market, and following our popular article on properties viewed by US sources, we wanted to see which listings resonate most with our viewers from China.
The list is a surprisingly diverse collection of condos and detached houses from around the Lower Mainland. At the low end of the price scale is a New West two-bedroom condo listed at $580,000, while a $4 million Yaletown penthouse is the costliest. And three detached Metro Vancouver houses fill in the top five. Despite their varied locations, the common thread to all of these homes is that they’re each fabulous properties. But which is the most popular?
Click through the links below to see the full listings and photo galleries of each of these beautiful homes.
As these properties are sold, the online listings may no longer be available.
Nine-bedroom, eight-bathroom house
7,879 square feet
Cost per square foot: $378
This gated estate home measures almost 8,000 square feet and sits atop a full acre in in Langley’s desirable Campbell Valley area. The one-year-old residence’s stunning living space is spread across three magnificent floors. Features include glass walls in the two-storey great room, wok kitchen, loft studio and theatre-style media room. The lower level houses a separate living quarters with its own entrance.
4. Fraserview, New Westminster
Two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo
1,155 square feet
Cost per square foot: $502
This beautiful, 24th-floor sub-penthouse in New West comes complete with high ceilings, chef’s kitchen and an open floorplan perfect for entertaining. Large windows make the most of the incredible views of the river, city, Mount Baker and Golden Ears. The building features two guest suites – ideal for family and friends visiting BC. The six-year-old condo is located near to transit, Queens Park, shopping, recreation and schools.
Three-bedroom, three-bathroom condo
2,042 square feet
Cost per square foot: $1,958
This jaw-dropping Yaletown penthouse features staggering panoramas of the city and water, all the better to be enjoyed from the sunny 1,281-square-foot private rooftop patio. The condo has nine-foot ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious principal rooms. The dramatic open-concept layout features wide plank oak floors throughout, expansive kitchen and three bedrooms, each complete with its own spa-inspired bathroom.
Six-bedroom, three-bathroom house
3,770 square feet
Cost per square foot: $371
This luxe Port Moody house is located in the coveted Heritage Mountain neighbourhood. The 3,770-square-foot residence sits on a 6,842-square-foot lot filled with stunning gardens and parking for six cars. Though the home is 24-years old, recent updates have been made to the carpets, floors, air conditioning, hot-water tank and roof, as well as the ensuite with designer fixtures and jacuzzi bathtub. The home is located on a quiet street five minutes to local schools, one block to transit and near popular trails in the forest and parks.
Four-bedroom, six-bathroom house
3,250 square feet
Cost per square foot: $794
The most-clicked home on REW.ca from our property-hunters in China is this stunning luxury home in Steveston, listed at $2.58 million. Meticulous attention to detail is evident throughout this gorgeous, one-year-old home. The house is 3,250 square feet of opulence on a 6,700-square-foot lot. Features include a grand foyer, gourmet kitchen with spice kitchen and high-end appliances, home theatre, large deck, private fenced yard, and four bedrooms each with their own ensuite. A home truly worth travelling around the world for.