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James Garbutt

#304 290 Francis Way, New Westminster (The Grove – Victoria Hill)

  

The Grove at Victoria Hill – 2 Bed, 2 Bath, 951 SF West Facing unit overlooking the inner courtyard with Large Balcony. Very Quiet and surrounded by Greenspace this unit features a very spacious & open Living/Dining/Kitchen Area. Gourmet Kitchen with stainless steel appliances, lots of cabinets & island. Ideal Floorplan with two bedrooms located on opposite sides of the living room, Master Bedroom has walk-through closet leading into a Full Bathroom. Great Amenities at the Boiler House: Gym, Theatre, Study, Party Rm/Lounge, Outdoor Basketball Court. Central Locations, steps to Queens Park, 15min walk to Skytrain or 10 min Bus. Won’t last! Must See!

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MLS Feature Sheet #304 290 Francis Way

 

#208 270 Francis Way, New Westminster. (The Grove – Victoria Hill)

  

The Grove, Victoria Hill – Gorgeous 2 bed, 2 bath West facing suite with large balcony overlooking the inner courtyard. Very quiet & private location, great floor plan, open concept living/dining/kitchen area. 2 bedrooms on opposite sides of the living room, 2nd bdrm has walk in closet, master bedroom has walk-through closet leading into a full bathroom. Gourmet kitchen with plenty of cabinet space, stainless steel appliances & granite counters (granite in bathrooms as well). Excellent amenities at the Boiler House; gym, theatre, study area, party room/lounge, basketball court. Great location, surrounded by parks & greenspace. 15 min walk to skytrain or 10 min bus. Suite shows well, priced to sell, must see.

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MLS Feature Sheet 208 270 Francis Way

New Developments in New Westminster.

New Westminster is becoming a bustling city centre for those looking for modern Vancouver convenience with a historic Victorian feel…and here are some great new developments that are coming up.

Downtown:
 BrickStone Walk Two: Townhomes from $189,900 to $449,900.  Nu-Gen Projects Ltd. introduces BrickStone Walk 2, a fresh Townhome concept in New Westminster. With 5,000 sq.ft. of beautifully landscaped courtyard and the convenience of  city living surrounded by a serene suburban feel. The Townhomes combine the rich heritage of the Royal City with the modern convenience you want in your home.

NorthBank: Ballenas Project Management brings modern Condo & Townhomes starting at $261,900.  Along the riverfront in the geographic centre of Metro Vancouver is New Westminster – a progressive city packed with urban conveniences and touches of Victorian charm. Standing proud on the terraced hilltop gives every Northbank home long, significant views – from the tranquil Fraser River to the distant snow-capped mountain ranges.

Trapp + Holbrook: 100 Condos under $299,900. One of the tallest buildings on Columbia Street during the Edwardian Era, the Trapp block formerly housed a warehouse and offices. Additions in 1913 offered a striking new facade with unique windows and handsome terra cotta tiles. The adjacent Holbrook building, a hotel and saloon, was constructed in the 1880s and rebuilt in brick, after the great fire of 1898. Today, the Trapp and Holbrook blocks remain as much of a landmark in the fabric of New Westminster’s historic district today as they did over 100 years ago. The historic Downtown district is evolving with the transformation of the Trapp and Holbrook blocks. This is the next great urban opportunity.

Elliot Street: Elliot Street is the most attainable concrete product in the Lower Mainland. With the Best Value in Metro Vancouver starting at just $159,900! Elliot Street Blog Post.

The Dominion: Ledingham McAllister is proud to introduce Dominion, our latest collection of residences coming soon to 6th and Royal in New Westminster.  Ledingham McAllister continues its tradition of building the lower mainland.

New Westminster Civic Centre: The civic centre will include a 350-seat theatre with flexible seating to accommodate a variety of productions, conference/ meeting space, art studios, an art gallery, tourist information centre, The City Museum & Archives, and The Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame.

Uptown and Fraiserview:
The Viceroy: Viceroy Condos is a new condo and townhouse project by Bosa Properties Inc. and BlueSky Properties currently under construction at Belmont St in New Westminster. The project is scheduled for completion in 2014. Available condos/townhouses range in price from $289,900 to over $563,900. The project has a total of 188 units.

Victoria Hill: Victoria Hill is New Westminster’s most exclusive new community.  A blend of distinctive yet cohesive neighbourhoods including landmark towers, townhomes, low-rise residences, and communal shops & services. A private paradise for a privileged few.
This master planned community includes The Grove, Whittaker, Parkside, Carlyle, Glenbrooke, Victoria Hill Lowrises,  Victoria Hill Luxury Highrise Residences, and Future Phases as well.

As always if you have any questions about the New Developments or New Westminster Real Estate give us a call!

Victoria Hill Parking Info

ONNI’s master planned community Victoria Hill has become so popular they are running out of space for parking.  This sub-area is becoming quite tricky to find parking in as more developments are constructed and more people moving in.  The City has requested ONNI brainstorm ideas to add more parking for residents and those visiting, and ONNI has come up with 3 ideas that they will further investigate.

At first it was proposed to build another level of underground parking but this would be financially unable as it would cost up to $1 million dollars.  City Council has suggested a small parcel of land between 2 of the developments that would add an extra 15 stalls.

ONNI is also in the works to develop a 6-storey building that will have some much needed rental units available. However with the proposed 100 Market and 93 off-market rental housing units that will add to the parking’s already cramped conditions.

New Westminster Leader: New Westminster Council pushes ONNI to increase rental parking

New Westminster Leader: Six-storey rental building proposed to Victoria Hill

Victoria Hill by ONNI Group

#105-290 Francis Way New Westminster (The Grove-Victoria Hill)


Welcome to The Grove in Victoria Hill. Enjoy this 851 SF, 2 Bed, 2 Bath,  Private, SouthWest Facing ground level suite with a LARGE PATIO (Approx 175SF) great for entertaining. This suite features a great layout, open concept Kitchen/Living/Dining area, bedrooms on opposite sides of the living room, contemporary styled kitchen & bathroom with Granite counters, plenty of cabinets & stainless steel appliances, and living/dining rooms feature dark laminate flooring throughout. Excellent Amenities at the “Boiler House” incl: Gym, Theatre, Study area, Lounge with Kitchen, Basketball Court. Central location, surrounded by greenspace. 5min walk to Queens Park, 15min walk to Skytrain Station and short drive to Shops & Restaurants.

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MLS Feature Sheet 105 290 Francis Way

#302 290 Francis Way, New Westminster (Victoria Hill)

PANORAMIC VIEWS of Fraser River & Mountains!!  This 996 SF 2 bdrm+den, 2 bath, SE Facing CORNER UNIT at “The Grove” in Victoria Hill. Open & efficient floor plan, features in-suite laundry, Lrg master bdrm w/huge Walk-in-closet, Electric Fireplace in Living Rm, premium laminate floors, Kitchen boasts S/S appliances, lots of cabinets & granite countertops (in baths as well). Upgrades include fresh paint, custom trim panelling in living rm, and new light fixtures. Large 13’6″x11′ corner balcony great for BBQ & Entertaining. 1 locker & tandem pkg stall included. Centrally located close to shopping, restaurants & the beautiful Queens Park. Gym & great amenities at the Boiler House. Built in 2008,2-5-10 warranty.

#305 270 Francis Way, New Westminster (THE GROVE AT VICTORIA HILL)

July 5, 2010 – Video Blog Tour of #305 270 Francis Way

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THE GROVE AT VICTORIA HILL-I’m proud to present this fantastic 2 BED + LARGE DEN (Used as 3rd Bedroom) 2 BATH, Corner unit with inner courtyard & river views. Spacious 1240 sqft layout with outstanding finishing throughout. Features includeGranite counters in kitchen & bathrooms, under-mounted sinks,stainless steel appliances, wood cabinets, electric fireplace, laminate floors through living & dining area, 9ft ceilings, large balcony with SW exposure, and lots of windows for natural light. 2 Car tandem underground parking space & 1 storage locker included. Pets & rentals allowed. Excellent Amenities at “The Broiler Room” incl: exercise centre, theatre room,lounge/party room, study area, basketball court. Must See!