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Jan 30, 2019

Take in the Views from These New Homes at The Ridge in Courtenay

The Ridge CourtenayThe new home community of The Ridge, located in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, already has more than 100 new homes built by their preferred builders. In this update, 1stView highlights three new homes for sale and ready for occupancy by builders Lawmar ContractingCoastal Custom Homes and Brando Construction. Take a tour and enjoy the amazing views at The Ridge!

Lawmar Contracting – 4190 Remi Place, Courtenay, BC.  Price: $699,900, MLS #448508

New two level 2,336 sq. ft home offers space for 3 or 4 bedrooms plus 2.5 baths. The master bedroom includes an elegant ensuite with a soaker tub, separate shower, floating cabinets, a radiant heated floor and double sinks. The master bedroom also has access to a large walk-in closet with built-in shelving.
Vaulted ceilings reach the second level of the house in the great room, which is open to a modern kitchen and dining room. An outside deck is located off of the dining room, with easy access for barbecuing and entertaining. This home features a heritage-style covered front porch and has amazing views of the Beaufort Mountains.

Builder: Lawmar Contracting
Hours: Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm
Krystal McIntyre 250-702-5856 or office 250-338-7637
Email: lawrie@lawmar.ca

Coastal Custom Homes – 4166 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay, BC. Price: $799,900, MLS #447063

The focal point of this contemporary rancher style home is the see-through indoor/outdoor luxury gas fireplace extending the living space to enjoy the outdoors from inside of the home. The large deck with glass panels is accessible from the great room and you are only steps away from cozying up to the outdoor fireplace while enjoying unobstructed views of Comox Bay and surrounding mountains. The outside deck has been wired for Bluetooth compatibility so you can listen to your favourite playlist on the outdoor speakers.
This 2,010 sq. ft. home, designed in a transitional style, includes 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The modern two-tone kitchen includes a large island with seating area and custom cabinetry finished in “cloud white” and “ebony” with quartz counter-tops.
Additional features include electrical wiring for an electric or hybrid vehicle, two car garage, landscaping completed and underground sprinklers installed.

Builder: Coastal Custom Homes
Contact: Dean Verschuur
Cell: 250-465-2205
Email: dean@coastalcustomhomes.ca

Brando Construction – 4161 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay BC.  Price: $629,900, MLS #447060

This 2,159 sq. ft. two-storey home features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a modern kitchen with quartz countertops and a large island. The open concept design on the main floor features a spacious great room with a gas fireplace and the dining room is located beside the bright and sunny kitchen. The master bedroom and ensuite are also located on the on the main floor.
Two other bedrooms, a bathroom and large family room (21’ by 14.9’) are located on the second floor. Also included are a two car garage, a heat pump and Hardi plank exterior finishing. This family-friendly home has been completed and is available for immediate occupancy.

Builder: Brando Construction
Contact Realtors:
Michele Courtenay
Phone 250-703-1571
Email: michele@courtneyanglin.com or
Bill Anglin
Phone 250-703-6119
Email: bill@courtneyanglin.com

(Note: prices are subject to change without notice)

Jan 19, 2019

Enjoy A New Year, and A New Look For Your Home With Budget Blinds

Budget BlindsThe New Year is a great time to bring new decor into your home! Create a new look in your home with new window coverings this season and take advantage of “buy one-get one” offers on select products from Budget Blinds on Vancouver Island.

New window coverings can not only update the look of your home but can enhance privacy, energy efficiency, and safety. Improve your home’s energy efficiency with updated window coverings and find savings along the way.

Not sure where to start? Call Budget Blinds and arrange a complimentary in-home consultation. You’ll learn about the newest styles and features, as well as get some guidance on colour choices and design. Find the right products to suit your family’s lifestyle and budget, in the comfort of your own home.

Call Budget Blinds today at 250.338.8564 or request a free in-home consultation online.

Budget Blinds of the Central Island serves the Comox Valley, Campbell River, Nanaimo, the  Cowichan Valley and beyond from their Courtenay showroom.

Hurry - their “buy-one, get-one" special is valid for the month of January only!

Jan 18, 2019

Enjoy the Views From This Custom Home For Sale at The Ridge in Courtenay

Views from The RidgeCoastal Custom Homes, one of the preferred builders at The Ridge in Courtenay, will have a new custom home ready for occupancy this April. This bungalow-style home offers 2,010 sq. ft., built in an open concept style. This home features stunning views of Comox Bay and the Mainland mountains. A large deck, accessible from the dining room and featuring an indoor/outdoor fireplace, is the spot to take in these ocean views. 

This custom-designed home features 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Contemporary finishes are included throughout, including a gourmet kitchen with quartz countertops, custom cabinetry and high-end modern lighting. The great room includes a 12-foot high ceiling in the foyer and living room, and opens to the separate dining room and kitchen.

You'll enjoy the spacious master bedroom and luxurious ensuite. The two other bedrooms can be used as bedrooms of course, or for an office, an exercise or hobby room, a media room or a library.

This Coastal Custom Homes design includes a large 10’ by 8.5’ laundry/mud room with built-in cabinets which is accessible from the garage and the kitchen area. This new home for sale has a two-car garage with additional parking in the driveway for family and guests.

This home is located in The Ridge community in south Courtenay on Vancouver Island. Come and take a drive through and find out why more families are choosing The Ridge as their preferred home location in the Comox Valley.

Located at 4166 Chancellor Crescent in Courtenay, B.C.

MLS listing #447063

Price: $799,900
Realtor: Dean Thompson, Remax
Cell: 250.898.4777

Builder: Coastal Custom Homes
Dean Verschuur
Cell: 250-465-2205

Jan 11, 2019

Built Green Platinum Homes at The Gales Offer Many Benefits

With stunning ocean views and forest trails at your back door, living at The Gales in Ladysmith means living in nature. The developers and builders of this Vancouver Island new home development are focused on protecting this green space while building homes of the highest quality.
New homes at The Gales are built to the BuiltGreen Platinum level. This is the highest level of BuiltGreen certification and provides a number of benefits to home owners.
According to the Built Green website, owners of Built Green enjoy healthier, more durable homes with lower environmental impacts. Built Green Platinum homes offer lower monthly operating costs thanks to things like energy efficient appliances, furnaces, windows and insulation. Water efficiency is achieved through plumbing and landscaping choices. Air inside the homes is cleaner with fewer allergens, and more comfortable with fewer drafts and more consistent temperatures.
The Gales is a well-established community on Ladysmith on Vancouver Island. Award-winning GNB Builders continues its tradition of luxury home building with new patio homes, two of which are currently listed for sale.
These 1,820 sq ft patio homes are built as a side-by-side duplex and are listed at $599,900. An additional two new rancher-style homes are set to begin construction soon. These new 1,820 sq ft homes will start at $614,900.
For more information on available homes and future plans at The Gales, contact Realtor Keith Mazurenko of Royal LePage Nanaimo Realty at 250.245.0545.

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