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by oilgasworker
Wed Oct 12, 2016 7:08 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Shady Realtors Anecdotes
Replies: 108
Views: 78304

Re: Shady Realtors Anecdotes

here's an article with ian watt, cashed out condo in June

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/real-est ... e30609261/
by oilgasworker
Mon Oct 10, 2016 1:11 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Van detached house building costs
Replies: 65
Views: 18819

Re: Van detached house building costs

I know some people building in the higher range but maybe it is because the house is modern contemporary style and architecturally designed.  I'm noticing a lot of builders building houses and townhouses now using OSB wood instead of plywood. I was told OSB breaks down when it gets soaked with rain....
by oilgasworker
Sat Oct 08, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Van detached house building costs
Replies: 65
Views: 18819

Van detached house building costs

It will be interesting to see where the newer detached house prices in Vancouver balance out at in the next few years. The cost of demolishing and building a new house in Van is outrageous now. On a 33x140ish lot, new house (average quality 3 levels in East Van) with laneway will cost about 850 to 9...
by oilgasworker
Tue Aug 12, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Real Estate Talks
Topic: Vancouver indvidual property sales details
Replies: 4691
Views: 1416481

Re: Vancouver indvidual property sales details

I drove by 4988 Elgin near 33rd Ave and Knight last wkend where there are 3 new houses in a row. Each house is listed at 1.398 mill for a 34x98 lot size! The realtor said two are already sold but don`t know the prices sold.