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Oct 30, 2018
Homes by Crown Isle is putting the finishing touches on their newest project of luxury townhouses called "Prestwick ON THE RISE". This four-plex is located in Phase II of The RISE development of the Crown Isle Community. The views of the mainland coastal mountains and Georgia Strait from the second floor are amazing. Currently, three of the four units have accepted offers, leaving Unit D available. This beautifully designed homes features 1,877 sq. ft. on two floors, with all three bedrooms and two bathrooms located on the second floor. This home also includes a five piece Whirlpool appliance package, a gas fireplace, quartz countertops, maple shaker style white cabinets with a custom tiled back splash, a covered outdoor patio and more. The tile floors have radiant in-floor heating. Priced at: $529,900.
For more information on new home construction in the Comox Valley, contact Jason Andrew, Director of Real Estate, or Bert Jaeger, Realtor for Crown Isle Realty Ltd. who are both familiar with the community's history as well as what is planned for the future. Both Jason and Bert are true experts in the Crown Isle Community lifestyle considering they both live, work and play golf within the Community. No one knows Crown Isle like they do!
Jason Andrew, Director of Real Estate, Crown Isle Resort and Golf Community
Bert Jaeger, Realtor, Crown Isle Realty Ltd.
Oct 29, 2018
The new housing development at The Ridge in Courtenay continues to grow as they now have Phase 3 under construction. Paving and street lighting installation is now nearing completion. Registration on Phase 3A, which consists of 48 residential lots, will be completed by mid-December, and new homes will be under construction once registration is complete.
Zoning at The Ridge allows for secondary suites to be built as part of all single-family lots in this development. These south Courtenay building lots feature views of the Comox Glacier, the Island and Mainland mountains, and ocean views of Comox Bay. Almost 100 new homes have been completed in Phases I and 2 and more homes are still under construction.
Purchasers at The Ridge can choose to work with one of their preferred new home builders to build a home, or choose their own builder. Residnets enjoy living in this qiet community in the Comox Valley - The Ridge is close to beaches, walking trails and Courtenay city centre. Located in South Courtenay, on Vancouver Island, The Ridge is a welcoming neighbourhood located close to everything in the Comox Valley.
Interested in finding out more about this beautiful part of Vancouver Island? Contact The Ridge to register as a “prospective client” and receive up-to-date information on the new residential lots for sale in Phase 3 at The Ridge.
For more information:
Bruce Clapham at 250.650.8588
Oct 23, 2018
Are you looking for a new home in Courtenay in the Comox Valley on beautiful Vancouver Island? Southwind Developments, an experienced builder with more than 20 years experience building new homes on Vancouver Island is now building 20 homes in Courtenay.
These new homes are located on a property adjacent to the nature sanctuary known as Ruth Masters Park, and they are also very close to the Puntledge River. This new home development is walking distance to both Courtenay Elementary School and Ecole Puntledge Park Elementary School, as well as Lake Trail Middle School.
These homes are situated on lots lareg enough to allow storeage of your recreational vehicles ion your property.
There is currently one single-storey home (aka a rancher or bungalow-style) home completed and ready for sale and for occupancy. You can be moved into your new home before Christmas.
This new 1,950 sq. ft. home has a very large walk-in closet in themaster bedroom, a total of 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and one of the largest backyards of any new home being built in the City of Courtenay. This home is priced at $589,900 + GST.
A second home, approximately 1,600 sq. ft. in size is at the lock up stage and will be finished by the end of December. Now is the time to puechse and upgrade the interior package. Call now to find out more details on this new spacious one storey home for sale in Courtenay, BC.
The developer will be building new homes on all of the 20 lots in this project. For more information on these new homes for sale in Courtenay, BC, on beautiful Vancouver Island, contact:
Prices and information are subject to change without notice.
Oct 20, 2018
Monterra Builders is building an 84 multi-family townhome project in Cumberland. Phase 1, consisting of 12 units, is now occupied by the new owners. Phase 2, which includes 11 townhomes, will be ready for occupancy in October. Construction is ongoing for Phase 3 through 5 for an additional 35 units. The project is expected to be completed in August of 2019. Prices of the units range from $381,900 to $399,900. Sales have been brisk, with 56 of the 84 units sold. Fifteen units are currently under construction.
The townhomes will range in size from 1,318 sq. ft. to 1,643 sq. ft. and will be built as duplexes, tri-plexes, and four-plexes. There are five floor plans available and two high end design packages to choose from.
Parkside Lifestyle Homes is a 33 unit townhome project centrally located in Courtenay. Construction is well underway for 15 sold multi-family townhomes in Phases 1 and 2. The two-storey homes for sale are approximately 1,220 sq. ft. in size and will include the following features: three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, six appliances, a window covering package, two outdoor patios as well as additional features. Prices of these townhomes start at $379,900. This development has been built to the high standard of Built Green Silver Certification by Nicon Developments Ltd. an award winning builder of new homes on Vancouver Island for 40 years. Your home warranty package includes: 2-year Builder, 5-year Water Penetration, 10-year Structural.
Prices of these townhomes start at $379,900.
In Campbell River, a 7-unit townhome project has been built at 796 South Island Highway, a 12 unit townhouse project has been approved to proceed at Hilchey Road, Liberty Green is proceeding with construction for 25 units on Soderholm Road and there are more projects underway and in the design process.
The story is the same in the Comox Valley. In Comox, there is a 42 townhome project proposed on Guthrie Road and a seven unit west coast style townhouse, duplex, single family project on Glacier View Drive. In Courtenay, a 24 unit townhouse project is proposed for Lewrick as well as 22 townhomes further down the road at Guthrie Road.
In total, Building Links has documented 249 townhome units that will be built in the next year. They estimate that will be another +50 in the works in the next 6-12 months, bringing the total up to almost 300 townhome units during the past 18 months.
Excerpted from Building Links
Written by Clarice Coty
Oct 18, 2018
The Rise - Lot servicing and road construction for Phase III and IV at The Rise in Crown Isle is now complete and Silverado Land Corp. is expecting to receive registration in the next few weeks. Builders are expected to submit building permit applications for new homes in November. To date, approximately 59 of the 69 lots have been reserved by future homeowners and home builders.
This new extension of The Rise is located on the north/west side of Ryan Road in Courtenay, B.C. Some of the new home lots feature spectacular views of the mainland mountains and of the ocean. Prices for the remaining lots start at $195,000.
Cambridge Park Estates - Construction is nearing completion of the final new phase of Crown Isle Drive, which will link to the south end of Crown Isle Drive near Kensington Crescent. Curbing and sidewalks are being installed and paving is set to begin in the next few weeks. Some of these lots are located on the golf course side, with views of the Comox Glacier and of the golf course. Registration is expected in November for the 67 lots. Lots are will range in price, starting at $250,000.
Contact Crown Isle Realty soon to receive more information, as these lots are going fast! Construction of new homes is expected to be underway in December.
Come and visit the newest Crown Isle residential communities in Courtenay on beautiful Vancouver Island. This is truly West Coast living!
Oct 15, 2018
Bring home automation to the next level with motorized window shades from Budget Blinds of the North Island.
Enjoy 50% off Signature Series virtual cord blinds through the month of October and make your home safer for children by eliminating loose and dangling cords, while enjoying enhanced privacy and convenience.
New upcoming regulations will restrict the use of certain cord styles with window coverings and Budget Blinds is dedicated to offering alternatives to make your home safe for you and your family.
Budget Blinds is also offering a free Nexia Home Bundle for orders of two or more virtual cord shades. This allows you to control your shades remotely from your phone. You can program your window coverings to open and close to adjust for privacy, sun protection, as well as heating and cooling your home.
Budget Blinds of the North Island offer complimentary in-home consultations to help you find the right product for your home’s needs and style
Visit the showroom at 8 - 2663 Kilpatrick Avenue in Courtenay, call 250.338.8564 or request a free in-home consultation online.
Oct 11, 2018
The Ridge's preferred custom builders are busy building homes in Phase II of this new development in Courtenay on Vancouver Island.
There are currently 12 new homes under construction and many more in the planning stages. Some of these new homes are ranchers while others feature a second storey or a walkout basement. Several of the new homes at The Ridge also feature secondary suites. The design of this new housing development allows each resident to choose a residential lot that will suit their lifestyle and needs on one of their beautifully landscaped streets.
At The Ridge, you can choose from their preferred builders or work with the builder of your choice.
The preferred builders have the experience of building homes that work best with the lot to take in the spectacular views of the mountains and the ocean. All of these builders have constructed pre-built and custom homes at The Ridge during the past three years:
Lawmar Contracting - Lawrie McIntyre: Phone 250-338-7637
Coastal Custom Homes - Dean Verschuur: Phone 250.465.2205
Oct 08, 2018
The Gales, a luxury oceanview development in Ladysmith now has two new patio homes for sale - Units 18 and 19. Suite 18 is currently open for viewing as a show home.
Homes at The Gales are finished to exacting standards by award winning GNB Builders, and are Built Green certified to platinum status. These luxury ocean view homes offer expansive views, easy access to the historic Ladysmith downtown, as well as larger centres such as Nanaimo.
Both of the new patio homes are listed at $629,000, with no foreign buyers tax!
For more information on these homes or two arrange a tour, contact Realtor Keith Mazurenko of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty at 250.245.0545