July 18, 2012
New West condo with rooftop terrace sold in 5 days
203 — 610 Victoria St., New Westminster
Type: 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment
Size: 1,199 sq. ft.
B.C. Assessment, 2012: $410,000
Listed for: $499,500
Sold for: $478,000
Sold on: May 14
Days on market: 5
Listing agent: Kathy Plante at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty
Buyers agent: Patti Goss at RE/MAX Advantage Realty
The big sell: Listing agent Kathy Plante credits the 1,200-square-foot rooftop terrace, central urban location and proximity to the SkyTrain as the reasons why this unit in The Point building in downtown New Westminster sold in five days. The interior features two levels with the principal rooms on the main floor and an office space upstairs. There are floor-to-ceiling windows to frame the impressive Fraser River views, hardwood floors, stainless-steel appliances and granite countertops. The outdoor space has mature trees, shrubs, perennials and an elegant dining gazebo that provides an attractive venue for al fresco dinners. Amenities include a fitness centre, media room, bike storage and party room. Rentals are allowed, as well as one cat or dog. Restaurants, shops, entertainment, Queens Park and the New Westminster Quay are all within walking distance.