by Denise Brown
on Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 at 1:54pm.
Your Sea to Sky Newsletter
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8579 Drifter Way - View the 3D tour Above ⬆️⬆️ Listed at $2,650,000. Beautiful landscaped lawn & natural rock plus flower gardens on a 12,331 sf flat & sunny lot hosts a spacious & bright Alpine chalet!
Listed at $550,000 The only Studio Loft aka Mountain Studio for sale at The Westin, Resort & Spa is now available for purchase. 591 sf over two levels, vaulted ceilings with floor to ceiling windows and exceptional light.
Listed at $425,000 A smart investment with great revenues awaits you! Welcome to your new .5 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 445 sf suite at The Westin Resort & Spa, a mountainside resort brimming with thoughtful amenities. This unit boasts floor to ceiling windows with courtyard and mountain views.
NEW - MOUNTAINSIDE INVESTMENT! 673-4090 Whistler Way Listed at $372,900. A smart mountainside investment awaits you as a new owner of a .5 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 425 sf suite at The Westin, Resort & Spa, Whistler, a mountainside resort brimming with thoughtful amenities.
SOLD IN 13 DAYS & WITHIN 3% OF LIST PRICE! Affordable luxury in Whistler Village! 1/4 share in 4853D Casabella Cr, Montebello is now available. A popular plan with 3 bedrooms (2 are master bedrooms) and den, 3 full bathrooms and powder-room over 1,604 sf. Ask us for final price details. Contact us to sell your home quickly and at a great price!
GREAT INVESTMENT PROPERTY SOLD! 9175 Emerald Drive, Emerald Estates. Opportunity for Staff Home or Investment for cashflow: 7.5 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 2970 sf Emerald home. Spread over 3 floors; 5 bedrooms in the main house & a 2.5 bed suite. Ask us for final price details.
Sea to Sky Real Estate Update
WHISTLER's real estate market saw a total dollar volume of just under $42 Million in July in a total of 38 transactions: 12 of which were condo sales, 12 were townhome sales and 8 were chalet sales. Chalet sales lead the Whistler market for dollar volume in July, with a total of just over $18 Million!
For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Transactions and Property Types, for the past few years, please check out our blog here
Property sales in PEMBERTON brought in just over $6 Million in dollar volume in July 2019, with a total of 10 property sales. Of those, 3 were chalets sales totalling $3.45 Million, 2 were condo sales, and there were 2 townhome sales.
The SQUAMISH real estate market in July brought in a total dollar volume of just over $21 Million. There were a total of 28 property transactions reported: 13 single-family home sales, 15 townhome sales, and 4 condo sales. Single Family Home sales made up the most of the total dollar volume last month, just under $12 Million total.
New faces joining Whistler Housing Authority board Dale Mikkelsen appointed director
"G.D. Maxwell to fill employee housing community representative role" According to an article by The Pique Newsmagazine, which you can read here. "Following a public expression of interest to fill the vacant seat on the WHA board, Dale Mikkelsen was successfully appointed as the new director," Crompton said in his mayor's report at the Aug. 13 council meeting."
Habitat for Humanity coming to the Sea to Sky Corridor — maybe
"What we are talking about doing is forming a new chapter, which would encompass the Sea to Sky," said Laurie Vance, board chair of the Sunshine Coast group. "We are extending our hands out to the Sea to Sky to say, 'Hey, if you are interested, we have some opportunities and we will help you form a chapter and get up and running.'" Read more in this article by the Squamish Chief.
ORION in Pemberton has units available from the mid $400,000's. Seize the opportunity to buy into your future at today's prices, at ORION in Pemberton. Construction is underway and several units are still available! Click here to learn more about an investment purchase at ORION.
Upcoming Local Events
Valley of Dreams Walking Tour
June 1 - August 31: These daily guided tours of Whistler Village are led by longtime locals who are keen to share their knowledge of Whistler's unique history. Experience first-hand this valley's many transformations from a pioneer logging camp, to a remote fishing retreat, fledgling ski area, squatter's paradise, world-renowned destination resort, Olympic Games host, and beyond! Tours depart daily from the Visitor Information Centre at 11 AM and are by donation. Tours are approximately one hour and are not physically strenuous. Click here for more information,here
Whistler Farmer's Market
May 19 to October 13
The open-air Whistler Farmers' Market happens from May to October, twice a week through summer
Find fresh local produce from the Sea to Sky Corridor, food, local art, refreshing beverages and live entertainment
A great family day out with the Upper Village shops, restaurants, patios and Blackcomb Adventure Zone to explore