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Burnaby Spotlight – May 25, 2012

Burnaby results are better than most areas but the days of ridiculous home prices still getting any attention are over.  On a side note, #2 could be a contender for worst description ever…  Even as far as 2 word descriptions go I could think of hundreds of 2 word combinations that would be better than “some view.”


#1) Address:8443 13TH AV, East Burnaby, Burnaby

March 09 V933528 $1,888,000 $0 0%
April 11 V933528 $1,500,000 $-388,000 -21%
May 08 V933528 removed
May 11 V949298 $1,399,000 $-489,000 -26%

Assessment: $1,020,000

This spacious custom built home is not to be missed! The upper level has over 1100 sq.ft. and has four bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, while the basement is over 1400 sq.ft. with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The main floor is also over 1400 sw.ft. and has a family room, living room, bathroom, dining room, eating nook, and kitchen. The kitchen is open concept with rich, darker cabinets and granite counters. There are two fireplaces on the main level as well, both gas fuelled. Enjoy the outdoor patio and backyard, complete with a detached two car garage. This home is great for families, with great schools and parks within walking distance.


#2) Address:7333 BARNET RD, Westridge, Burnaby

April 21 V944674 $999,999 $0 0%
May 05 V944674 $869,900 $-130,099 -13%
May 24 V944674 $795,000 $-204,999 -20%

Assessment: $673,700

Some view.


#3) Address:3816 NAPIER ST, Willingdon Heights, Burnaby

March 09 V922444 $989,800 $0 0%
March 29 V922444 removed
April 09 V941965 $799,000 $-190,800 -19%

Assessment: $706,900

New 1/2 duplex in a central location. Chance to choose your colors and finishes. Almost 2,000 sq ft with room for an in-law suite. 3 bdrms up, 3.5 baths.


#4) Address:6838 HERSHAM AV, Highgate, Burnaby

March 09 V925221 $1,199,000 $0 0%
March 24 V925221 $1,148,000 $-51,000 -4%
May 15 V925221 removed
May 19 V951274 $999,900 $-199,100 -17%

Assessment: $775,000 (Building unfinished at time of assessment)

Beautiful brand new Quality home built in a excellent location close to schools, shopping and transit. This home features granite counter tops, hardwood floors and many extras. Upstairs has 3 bedrooms plus a den. Downstairs has a fully finished basement. This home sits on a big 33×159 lot.


#5) Address:6836 HERSHAM AV, Highgate, Burnaby

March 09 V925240 $1,199,000 $0 0%
March 24 V925240 $1,148,000 $-51,000 -4%
May 15 V925240 removed
May 19 V951269 $999,900 $-199,100 -17%

Assessment: $782,000 (Building unfinished at time of assessment)

Beautiful brand new quality home built in an excellent location close to school, shopping and transit. This home features granite countertops, hardwood floors and many extras. Upstairs has a 3 bedrooms plus a den. Downstairs has fully finished basement. This home sits on a big 33 x 159 lot.


#6) Address:6186 PORTLAND ST, South Slope, Burnaby

March 30 V940192 $1,499,000 $0 0%
April 25 V940192 $1,388,888 $-110,112 -7%
May 23 V940192 $1,249,000 $-250,000 -17%

Assessment: $1,309,100 (Property has more than one structure; Property Details are for main building only)

This fabulous MultiFamily Duplex actually has a fully finished basement. This is a Money Making Machine that has almost 4600 sqft this home features 8 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and four kitchens and an income of almost $ 4200 per month !! Many upgrades over the years and is situated on a gorgeous 86 by 133 lot in the prime sought after area of Burnaby South Slope.Property has fabulous south view (all the way to the gulf islands) and huge park-like greenspace lot, walk to the skytrain, and only minutes to Metrotown . These kinds of properties are rare and is zoned R-4 so you can hold now and make a great return and build new duplexes later!! Hurry on This One!! Please call Listing Agent for more details!


#7) Address:4468 CARLETON AV, Burnaby Hospital, Burnaby

March 09 V930903 $900,000 $0 0%
March 13 V930903 $700,000 $-200,000 -22%
March 22 V930903 $750,000 $-150,000 -17%

Assessment: $673,000

49.5 x 135 building Lot with Building envelope allows for 1088 sq ft on main floor with 400 sq ft attached garage,1219 sq ft upper floor and 1418 sq ft in basement. Total 3725 sq ft plus attached garage. Prime Burnaby Hospital location


#8) Address:7965 WILLARD ST, Big Bend, Burnaby

March 30 V940162 $1,790,000 $0 0%
May 10 V940162 $1,499,900 $-290,100 -16%

Assessment: $723,200

357′ x 126′ (44982 SF) 1.03 acre, A2 zoned lot. The seller has installed 3 greenhouses, 2 detached workshops: 55′ x 13′ & 25′ x 10′, 1 detached office, 1 outside staff kitchen. The main house (upstairs) has 2 bedrooms, living dining, kitchen & solarium, 3 bedrooms on above ground with kitchen & laundry. Also there is a small workshop 8’x15′ just adjacent to the main house. All double glazed windows. Price includes 1 fork lift ($20k), machinery, plow equipments & products. Note: well paved, huge parking area for 15 cars or more. Shopping mall & skytrain are nearby. A short drive to Metrotown buses at doorstep. Fast growing area in South Burnaby.


#9) Address:7563 1ST ST, East Burnaby, Burnaby

April 09 V941858 $1,250,000 $0 0%
April 28 V941858 $1,180,000 $-70,000 -6%
May 02 V941858 $1,150,000 $-100,000 -8%
May 15 V941858 $1,090,000 $-160,000 -13%
May 18 V941858 removed
May 25 V952297 $1,068,000 $-182,000 -15%

Assessment: $954,000

TOTAL of 8 BDRMS & 5 BATH. OVER 4100 sq/ft of 3 LVL finished home on a Level lot with backlane. TOP lvl has 4 BDRMS & 3 BATH. Main lvl has 1 BDRM, 1 BATH, Living rm, Dining rm. BIG kitchen with Island finished w/granite counters, leading into big eating area. Big family rm w/gas fireplace. Bottom lvl has a 2 BDRM mortgage helper with separate entry + big games room. Very clean home, walking distance to Second Street Elementary, Bus stop across the street. 10 min drive to Metrotown. Close to Robert Burnaby Park. 2 car attached garage + parking from lane. Views of North mountains from top bedrooms.


#10) Address:6929 WILLINGDON AV, Metrotown, Burnaby

March 09 V928594 $998,800 $0 0%
March 19 V928594 $928,000 $-70,800 -7%
April 09 V928594 $898,000 $-100,800 -10%
May 07 V928594 removed
May 10 V949092 $849,900 $-148,900 -15%
Open House: May 19

Assessment: $871,900

QUIET PART OF WILLINGDON, SOUTH OF IMPERIAL. Prime Metrotown location. Short walk to Metrotown, Crystal Mall, T & T Shopping, Central Park, Skytrain, Close to Bonsor Rec Centre. Close Livable home with 2 bedrooms on main and 2 bedroom suite potential in the basement. Hardwood Floors in Living Room and Dining Room and Hallway, Fir Floors in bedrooms, Some Double glazed windows, 12 x 11 Sundeck, Detached Garage. Gardeners Delight in front and back yard plus Green House. Great Home for First time home buyers, Investor or build your dream home up to 4014 sqft including garage. Come View today.


One response to “Burnaby Spotlight – May 25, 2012

  1. dg May 25, 2012 at 10:51 am

    Number nine future rooming house for esl students.

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