January 4, 2013
Surrey townhouse has community attraction
Type: 3-bedroom, 4-bathroom townhouse
Size: 2,727 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2012: $672,000
Listed for: $759,000
Sold for: $743,500
Sold on: Oct. 20
Days on market: 109
Listing agent: Mike Grahame at Home life Benchmark Realty
Buyers agent: Ryan Samson at Royal LePage Northstar
The big sell: Elgin Pointe is a gated townhouse community in South Surrey that consists of 76 homes close to shopping, transportation and the walking and biking trails of the Semiahmoo Trail. This home has a bright, open floor plan spread over three levels. There are entertainment-sized living and dining rooms with 10-foot vaulted ceilings, a chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, upgraded stainless-steel appliances, a large breakfast bar and elegant maple cabinets, a den/office, and engineered hardwood flooring throughout the main floor.
There are two bedrooms upstairs, both with ensuite bathrooms. The lower level has a recreation room, a bar area, a cosy fireplace, and a bedroom and full bathroom that could accommodate guests or family members. Pets are allowed with restrictions, and there is a clubhouse for residents’ enjoyment.