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Nov 12, 2019

Take a Look At Two of The 15 New Homes Now Under Construction at The Ridge in Courtenay

Currently more than 15 new homes are being built at The Ridge in Courtenay, BC. These new designer homes vary in size and design, with some ready for quick possession. 

These homes are under construction in Phase 3A - with 48 new lots available in this phase, our preferred builders are keeping busy. These Comox Valley homes for sale feature stunning ocean and mountain views. Enjoy views of the Coast Mountain Range, Comox Bay and the Comox Marina from your new home. Regardless of the size of your family, there is something for everyone at The Ridge!

There are five preferred builders at The Ridge to choose from, or bring your builder of choice. One of these preferred builders, Lawmar Contracting Ltd. currently has two new constuction homes for sale at The Ridge:

3309 Harbourview Blvd. is a 1,614 sq. ft. rancher/-style home with three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Highlights include heated flooring, quartz countertops, heat pump and heat recovery ventilation (HRV), Hardi-plank siding, a double car garage and more.
Price: $669,900

3322 Harbourview Blvd. is a 3,190 sq. ft. home with a main level entry floor plan offering a full walk-out basement. This home will feature a separate one-bedroom legal suite. There is a two-car garage and additional space for parking in the driveway.
Price: $799,900

To arrange for a viewing and to find out more about occupancy dates for these Lawmar Contracting homes for sale on Vancouver Island contact RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realtor Tracy Fogtmann at tracy@tracyfogtmann.ca or phone 250.331.1544

Or, contact the developer directly regarding available lots and homes in Phase 3A of The Ridge.
Contact Bruce Clapham
Phone 250.650.8588
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com

Oct 23, 2019

Custom Builder Brando Construction Has Many New Homes For Sale at The Ridge in Courtenay

The Ridge community in Courtenay has new homes under construction and for sale by many of their preferred builders. One of these builders, Brando Construction Ltd., has been building new homes in The Ridge neighbourhood for the past six years. 

Here are just four of the new homes that they are currently building in Phase 3A of this master-planned ocean view community:

4088 Chancellor Crescent in Courtenay, B.C. 
This two-storey floorplan has four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,678 sq. ft. of space. The kitchen features a family-friendly eating bar combined with a large island. This home features impressive ocean views of Comox Bay.
Price: $829,900

4100 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay, B.C. Price: $799,900
This floorplan features 2,400 sq. ft. and has four bedrooms and three bathrooms on two floors. It has a large master bedroom with spa-like ensuite and walk-in closet. This home will be ready for occupancy soon.
Price: $799,900

4124 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay, B.C. 
This main floor level home with walk-out basement features four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The main floor includes 1,755 sq. ft. and the floor area below the main level features 865 sq. ft. Expansive views of Comox Bay are available from the upper deck.
Price: $749,900

4130 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay, B.C. 
This main floor entry home with walk-out basement has five bedrooms and three bathrooms. The main floor features an open concept kitchen and dining area with access to a large covered deck featuring views of the ocean and Coast Mountains. 
Price: $769,900

For more information about these new homes for sale on Vancouver Island contact Bill Anglin and Michele Courtney, Realtors at Re/Max, OCEAN PACIFIC REALTY at:
Bill’s Cell: 250-703-6119
Michele’s Cell: 250-703-1571

Or, contact the developer of The Ridge for information about newly available lots in Phase 3A of The Ridge. Choose a lot or contact one of their preferred builders to discuss your ideal floor plan. Come by and drive through the neighbourhood. They would love to give you a tour! 

Contact Bruce Clapham for more information about new homes at The Ridge.
Phone 250.650.8588
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com

Oct 15, 2019

The Ridge in Courtenay Has New Homes Under Construction, Ready for You to Customize

The developer of The Ridge has partnered with a number of premier custom builders to ensure that new residents have access to reputable, professional builders. New homeowners can choose to work with these preferred builders or select an accredited builder of their choice.

All of the preferred builders at The Ridge currently have homes under construction in Phase 3A. Some of these new homes are available for quick possession - currently in various stages of construction, these homes still allow for purchasers to customize colours, materials and finishes.

At The Ridge, you can choose from a variety of floorplans, including ranchers, two-storey homes and homes with walk-out basements. All of the lots at The Ridge are zoned to accomodate a secondary suite. Consider this as a mortgage helper, in-law suite, or a private space for adult childnre living at home.

Located in South Courtenay, on Vancouver Island, The Ridge is a scenic neighbourhood which already has 125 occupied, new homes in Phases 1 and 2. This master-planned community features its own trail and park, and connects to the trails in Millard Nature Parks and Conservation Area. 

Living at The Ridge means you have easy access to nature, spectacular scenery, and the local shopping centres only five minutes away. 

The Ridge currently has lots to choose from in Phase 3A of various sizes. Choose a lot and contact a preferred builders to discuss your ideal floor plan. Find out why our residents “Love Living at The Ridge.”

Contact Bruce Clapham for more information about new homes at The Ridge.
Phone 250.650.8588
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com


Sep 30, 2019

Residents are Celebrating Living at The Ridge in Courtenay BC

Residents at The Ridge recently celebrated at their 3rd annual neighbourhood party. Nearly 200 residents, family and friends enjoyed the afternoon and evening festivities. This yearly event is a highlight in this growing Courtenay neighbourhood. Residents of all ages enjoy gathering together to see old friends and meet new neighbours. 

The children enjoyed an inflatable bounce house, face painting and games in the park. Volleyball, frisbee and croquet kept all ages active. And the highlight of the event was the live band - the crowd was up and dancing to live music. 

A barbeque and buffet kept everyone fed and smiling.

 Living at The Ridge is truly a unique experience. Neighbours become friends and welcome all new residents to the area. 

One couple, Brianna and Jeremy recently shared how much their family enjoys living at The Ridge.

“The first time we visited The Ridge we fell in love with it, because of the layout of the neighbourhood, the walking trails for our dog, and the amazing mountain and ocean views. We can even see the Mainland mountains from here! We immediately enjoyed a very welcoming feeling driving into The Ridge. We feel a great sense of community here.”

Visit and find out for yourself  - construction of new homes is now underway in Phase 3A.

Contact developer Bruce Clapham for more information about new homes at The Ridge.
Phone 250.650.8588
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com


Sep 08, 2019

New Homes And Lots Available in Phase 3A at The Ridge in Courtenay

Phase 3A has brought 48 residential lots to the market at The Ridge, a popular neighbourhood in Courtenay. Phases 1 and 2 are sold out with more than 100 new homes now in the community. The preferred builders at The Ridge are working hard to keep up with demand, and currenlty have many new homes under construction for custom clients and as spec homes. With a broad a variety of floorplans, there are many distinctive homestyles to choose from at The Ridge.

Both rancher/bungalow and two-storey homes are popular at The Ridge, for retirees and young families, who want open space to entertain or spend time together, and enough privacy for guests or kids.

Homes with a walk-out basement are a popular option at The Ridge, as all lots are zoned to accommodate secondary suites. The basement can be finished to create extra living space for your family, or create a secondary suite that can be rented or occupied by extended family. A separate entrance can provide direct access to this area of the home.

Many of the new homes being built in this new phase at The Ridge will feature beautiful mountain and ocean views. You'll see the Mainland mountains, Comox Bay and the Comox Marina while you drive down the aptly-named Harbourview Boulevard, a wide, gently curved road that runs through Phase 3A. Lots on the southside of Harbourview Blvd. feature a forested park as a backdrop, providing natural green space for homeowners.

Contact these or their other preferred builders to find out more about their homes under construction:

Lawmar Contracting
Two new homes are under construction:
A 1,595 sq. ft. rancher is being built at 3309 Harbourview Blvd. Price: $669,900.
A large 2,980 sq. ft.home with a secondary suite is located at 3322 Harbourview Blvd. Price: $799,900.
For a tour, contact: Lawrie McIntyre, Lawmar Contracting
Phone: 250.338.7637  Email: lawrie@lawmar.ca

Coastal Custom Homes
A 1,551 sq. ft. rancher is under construction at 3409 Marygrove Crescent. Price: $670,000.
For more information, contact Dean Vershuur, Coastal Custom Homes
Phone: 250.465.2205  Email: dean@coastalcustomhomes.ca

Prices and availability of homes subject to change without notice.

Aug 25, 2019

Enjoy The Outdoors From Your New Home at The Ridge in the Comox Valley

The Comox Valley is the place to be for outdoor activities. Imagine enjoying biking, hiking, swimming, golfing, fishing, kayaking, beachcombing, skiing and snowshoeing, and many more activities - all in your own community. And you can enjoy many of these activities year round, thanks to mild West Coast climate. This is just a small sampling of the recreational activities the Comox Valley has to offer for all ages:

The Cumberland Community Forest in the village of Cumberland incorporates the rich mining and logging history of the village into an extensive trail network. There are more than 175 bike trails of varying difficulty levels to choose from in the Cumberland Forest. Stop in and visit a bike shop in Cumberland or the Vancouver Island Visitor Centre and grab a copy of the Cumberland trail map prior to heading out on your adventure!

Cumberland is also the access point to Comox Lake, a popular spot for camping, swimming,, canoeing, boating and fishing. The sandy beach offers a concession stand, coin-operated showers, and a boat launch,. Comox Lake is also a polular trail head. 

Mount Washington Alpine Resort and Strathcona Provincial Park are popular year round destiantions, with a variety of activities and events on offer. Enjoy hiking to one of the local lakes, take a ride on the chairlift, mountain biking and sightseeing. Mount Washington Resort is located adjacent to Strathcona Provincial Park, the oldest provincial park in British Columbia. In the winter months, the mountain resort offers alpine and nordic skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing.

Vancouver Island is famous as a year-round destination for golfers. There are three 18-hole golf courses located within a 15 minute drive from The Ridge community in Courtenay, including Crown Isle Golf Course, Sunnydale Golf & Country Club and Glacier Greens Golf Course. Are you an avid golfer? Pack your clubs and plan a visit to the Comox Valley today!

While you are here, drive up to The Ridge to see why residents say, “We Love Living at The Ridge.

NEW! The Ridge now has lots for sale in Phase 3A, with prices starting at $225,000 per lot. All homes are zoned to accommodate secondary suites.

Contact the developer for more information: Bruce Clapham, Buckstone Investments Ltd.
Phone: 250.650.8588
Email: theridge.bruce@mail.com

Aug 14, 2019

New Homes Available at The Ridge in Courtenay on Vancouver Island

There are now new, ready-to-move-in homes available from the premier builders at The Ridge in Courtenay. From young families to active retirees, people are relocating to this welcoming master-planned new community in Courtenay, B.C. Home buyers are moving from other areas of the Comox Valley as well as from other cities and provinces to enjoy this peaceful, welcoming and scenic neighbourhood. Tour The Ridge and see for yourself why residents “Love Living at The Ridge!”

These homes for sale have been recently completed by preferred builders at The Ridge and are ready for their new homeowners: 

Builder: Candor Developments Inc.
Home #1 - 4199 Chancellor Crescent, Courtenay, BC
Spacious 2,508 sq. ft. 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home
Priced at $739,000
MLS #458779
For more information on Candor’s homes for sale, contact RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realtors Richelle Newson at richelle@marcvilla.com, Phone 778.977.2029 and Marc Villanueva at marc@marcvilla.com, Phone 250-702-6560.

Builder: Candor Developments Inc.
Home #2 - 3404 Harbourview Blvd., Courtenay, BC
Spacious 2,372 sq. ft. 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home
Priced at $749,000
MLS # 458770
For more information on Candor’s homes for sale, contact RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realtors Richelle Newson at richelle@marcvilla.com, Phone 778.977.2029 and Marc Villanueva at marc@marcvilla.com, Phone 250-702-6560.

Builder: Lawmar Contracting Ltd.
Home #3 - 4196 Remi Place, Courtenay, BC
Spacious 2,795 sq. ft. 4-bedroom, 3-bathroom home
For sale, priced at $775,000
MLS #451057
For more information on Lawmar’s homes for sale, contact RE/MAX Ocean Pacific Realtor Tracy Fogtmann at tracy@tracyfogtmann.ca, Phone 250.331.1544


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