by Denise Brown
on Tuesday, September 24th, 2019 at 3:11pm.
Your Sea to Sky Newsletter
Denise was in Maui last month and chatted with Tom Tezak from 2ndHomeAgents.com on his podcast "Selling the Dream". This video gives tips and tricks on what Denise does to move her business forward and why you should never end the conversation. Watch again on our blog: whistler-realestate.ca/blog
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This 9th floor studio gives you a different perspective on Whistler and the surrounding mountain views. Beautifully renovated in 2018 with floor to ceiling windows, a king and queen sofa bed, galley style kitchen, gas fireplace, desk area, and 4 piece bath with soaking tub. View 3D tour: http://bit.ly/913WestinB
Best location studio suite - a corner unit with floor to ceiling windows and slope side mountain views. 0.5 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 445 sf suite. View 3D tour: http://bit.ly/853WestinB
JUST SOLD WITHIN 2 WEEKS! 336 - 4800 Spearhead Drive, The Aspens Home staged with interior designer and launched with photos, 3D tours, Social Media and Pique Ads. Ask us for final price. Contact us to sell your home quickly and successfully!
JUST SOLD: Mountain Loft with Great ROI! 966 - 4090 Whistler Way, Westin Resort & Spa The only Studio Loft aka Mountain Studio for sale at The Westin, Resort & Spa. 591 sf over two levels, vaulted ceilings with floor to ceiling windows and exceptional light. Contact us to sell your home quickly and successfully!
PENDING, ACCEPTED OFFER. 8579 Drifter Way, Alpine Meadows Beautiful landscaped lawn & natural rock plus flower gardens on a 12,331 sf flat & sunny lot hosts a spacious & bright Alpine chalet perfect for a large family or 2 families to share.
PENDING, ACCEPTED OFFER. 662 - 4090 Whistler Way, Westin Resort & Spa An unforgettable stay & a smart investment awaits you as a new owner of a 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 579 sf suite at The Westin, Resort & Spa, Whistler. This a very rare spacious suite to find a King bed in the bedroom and a Queen sofa bed.
Sea to Sky Real Estate Update
WHISTLER's real estate market saw a total dollar volume of just under $78.5 Million in August in a total of 60 transactions, which is the highest number of sales we've seen in a single month this year. 21 of the transactions were for condo sales, 18 were townhome sales and 11 were chalet sales. Chalet sales lead the Whistler market for dollar volume in August, with a total of over $30.7 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 $9.6 Million in dollar volume in August 2019, with a total of 19 property sales. Of those, 5 were chalets sales totalling $4.7 Million, 7 were condo sales totalling $2.7 Million, and there were 3 townhome sales totalling $1.7 Million.
The SQUAMISH real estate market in August brought in a total dollar volume of just over $23.3 Million. There were a total of 30 property transactions reported: 10 single-family home sales, 17 townhome sales, and 5 condo sales. Townhome sales made up the most of the total dollar volume last month, just under $12 Million total.
Whistler Blackcomb sees first snowfall of the season
Are we getting excited for ski season already? Absolutely! "So long, summer: First autumn snowfall captured by 7th Heaven’s mountain cams" According to an article by The Pique Newsmagazine, with a timelapse video which you can watch here."Here’s hoping the fall flurries continue until Whistler Blackcomb’s opening day, currently slated for Nov. 28."
New report highlights need for affordable senior housing in Pemberton
"A new report looking into the housing needs of Village of Pemberton (VOP) seniors calls for additional seniors housing, including independent, semi-independent, assisted living and long-term care options." According to this article by the Pique Newsmagazine. "Pemberton does have one non-market independent Seniors' Housing Project, located at the end of Flint Street, known as the Pemberton Lions Villas. The report calls for the creation of more housing like it."
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
Whistler Writers Festival
October 17 – 20, 2019: Now in its eighteenth year, The Whistler Writers Festival is an annual fall event celebrating the written word. It's a chance to meet the very best Canadian and international authors, attend workshops, readings, and speaker panels, before gathering for evenings of music and great conversation with other readers and writers. Get 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