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Pemberton House Price Comparisons - Property Sales in Pemberton, BC

By Nicola Way - Special to the Sun. Copyright (c) The Vancouver Sun


VIEWS, UPDATES, MAKE FOR A SALE IN LESS THAN A WEEK

Pemberton

15 - 7400 Arbutus Street

Type: 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom townhouse

Size: 1,226 sq. ft.

BC Assessment, July, 2009: $306,000

Listed for: $369,000

Sold for: $365,000

Sold on: March 30

Days on market: 6

Listing agent: Pat Saintsbury at RE/ MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate Whistler

Buyers agent: Ann Chiasson at Sea to Sky Premier Properties

The big sell: According to RealtyLink, the website for the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, house prices in Pemberton are approximately two times lower than neighbouring Whistler, just 35 kilometres away. How long this will last is hard to say, but both Pemberton and Squamish appear to reap the benefits of Whistler's success and increasing property prices. A testament to that is this three-storey townhouse in the Woodbridge complex that sold in less than a week. Attractions included tasteful updates: maple hardwood flooring, new appliances, paint and lighting. There are views of Mount Currie views from the sundeck, as well as a gas fireplace and a double garage. The home is also within proximity to the village. And, of course, there are those exceptional recreational activities in the surrounding countryside, thanks to the likes of geothermal hot springs, waterfalls, lakes and glaciers.



These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com and AssignmentsCanada.ca