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Condo For Sale in Vancouver, BC - 2+1 bed, 1 bath (310, 123 West 1st Avenue) - $1,450,000

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Condo / Apartment / Home-Based Business Potential / Recreational Property / Waterfront Property For Sale in Vancouver, BC - 2+1 bed, 1 bath

Main Features

2+1 Bedrooms
1 Bathroom
843 Square Feet
N/A Lot Size
Wheelchair Accessible
Other
Assigned Parking, Street Parking, Underground, Visitor Parking
Built in 2010
$1,862 Annual Taxes

The Basics

  • Price: $1,450,000
  • Property Type: Condo / Apartment / Home-Based Business Potential / Recreational Property / Waterfront Property
  • Ad Type: For Sale
  • Listing ID: 306162

Location

  • Address: 310, 123 West 1st Avenue
  • City: Vancouver
  • Province/State: British Columbia
  • Postal/ZIP Code: V5Y 0E2
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RARE OPPORTUNITY @ Millennium Water in Olympic Village located @ 123 West 1st Avenue...home of the 2010 Olympic Athletes' Village situated in one of the greenest and most vibrant neighborhoods in North America!


Minutes from downtown, nestled in a first class and secluded neighbourhood, this beautiful southeast facing Tokyo style (dark scheme) unit has 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath with soaker tub, and den (flex space) overlooking the pedestrian square, water, and city with mountain range views!

An incredible light filled open plan suite in the heart of the Olympic Village. Situated on the 3rd floor of the renowed boutique style Compass building, this large, flowing suite has large windows throughout with access to the extra long cement tile deck. Enjoy the the mountain and water views. The unit comes with membership to the Gold Medal Club with a full fitness studio and saltwater pool. Beautiful roof top party room with huge outdoor space for get-togethers, parties, barbeques, picnics, sun bathing, and fireworks!

Designed to be Canada's first LEED Gold neighbourhood, Millennium Water offered an exquisite collection of homes in an exciting new waterfront community along the seawall. Spanning 7 city blocks and 16 residential buildings, each was designed to achieve LEED Gold accreditation. Architecture created by Canada's leading architect, Arthur Erickson, in collaboration with Nick Milkovich Architects, Gomberoff Bell Lyon Architects, Lawrence Doyle Young + Wright Architects, Merrick Architecture and Walter Francl Architect Inc.

This unit comes with acesss to the first-class Gold Medal Gym, a gourmet kitchen and 8-foot long granite island with plenty of storage, spa-like bathroom with high-end features with limestone throughout and rain shower, separate soaker tub, his & hers dual sinks and full size mirror. Outside, there is a long and elegant private entrance, expansive 20-foot patio for outdoor furniture, bbq, and garden space, long hallways, and full-length bedroom closets.

This boutique concrete building has 64 units located on the 3rd floor (1st floor for residential units, no units below) with glass panes below for additional noise reduction and safety. This property has great flow with 834 sqft + 96 sqft (patio) = 930 sqft of quiet, livable space located in a booming neighbour comprised mainly of health conscious individuals. Built in 2010, the unit was completed in August 2011.

Compass is a one-of-a-kind midrise within the master plan and has a private rooftop lounge with free rentals with native flora and fauna including fig and cherry trees! The unit includes one oversized parking space which could include one vehicle and motorbike and visitor parking. It includes exclusive access to many first class amenities including a private rooftop lounge room and deck and the renowed Gold Medal Club - only available to private strata members which offers a 6,000 sqft facility. On the main floor, there's a large jacuzzi, salt water lap pool, large steam room, and infrared dry sauna. Above has the gym and workout center with climate-control throughout, treadmills and ecliptic machines with TV monitors and device inputs, cross training equipment, mirrored free weights area, air-conditioned (private) yoga room, washrooms, water fountain, and lockers throughout.

Safe walking areas along streets, paths, and seawall, separate fenced in dog parks for small and large dogs, recreational facility, parks, playground with water features, and private island. Shopping, restaurants, transit, schools, eduational centers, and health services all within walking or cycling distance.

In-Suite Amenities

- Ceiling-mounted radiant capillary heating and cooling system (temperature controlled in each room)

- Water Purification System (3-stage filters include high pH filter)

- Eggersmann of Germany eco-wood cabinetry

- Energy Efficient Miele Appliances - GAS cooktop with Miele hood, dishwasher, convection wall oven, and Panasonic built-in microwave

- Insuite Energy Monitoring System

- LG Smart Laundry (White Washer/Dryer)

- Caesarstone quartz kitchen i and bathroom countertops

- Dornbracht polished chrome faucets

- Natural limestone bathroom walls and flooring

- Glass walk in shower with overhead rain and removable shower head

- Large soaker tub

- Dual vessel bathroom sinks

- Dual flush toilet

- Garburator

- Stainless steel kitchen backsplash

- 8 ft Caesarstone quartz kitchen island with cabinets and drawers

- Frosted glass second bedroom and bathroom doors

- Self closing cabinets and drawers throughout

Resident Amenities

Gold Medal Club - air conditioned gym, private yoga room, indoor salt water lap pool, jacuzzi hot tub, infrared sauna, and large sauna room

Rooftop guest lounge with gas fireplace (free rentals, alcohol permitted)

Green rooftop gardens and courtyard

Secure underground parking and visitor parking

Secure bike rooms (Total: 3)

Composing and recycling bins with UV light

THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

The Village on False Creek is the most modern, urban community in Vancouver's last waterfront property located in the Southeast False Creek area, certified LEED Platinum by the U.S. Green Council to be the very greenest neighborhoods in North America layered with historical references, social spaces, events, programs, community garden spaces, and many recreational opportunities. The Salt Building (now Craft), Urban Fare Market, London Drugs, Terra Breads Cafe, Tap & Barrel, Creekside Community Centre, Habitat Island, and Hinge Park are just some of the features in the Village. Minutes from Chinatown and world class shopping and eateries may be found within walking distance on Cambie Street and West Broadway, this is an ideal opportunity for a more relaxed urban lifestyle minutes from downtown which is both quiet and safe!

The Vancouver Olympic Village was built by Millennium Development Group for the 2010 Winter Olympics and 2010 Winter Paralympics hosted in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. A 1,000,000 sq ft (93,000 m2) village with over 1000 units, that was able to accommodate over 2,800 athletes, coaches, and officials. The creek divides the downtown core from the Lower Mainland and the rest of the city. The master planned community is centrally located to parks, schools, transit, and shopping - residents here can expect to commute to and from downtown Vancouver with easy access to ferry boats and buses, 2 Skytrain stations, and the world's longest uninterrupted waterfront path mostly along the seawall. The 28 km Seaside Greenway is a pathway, including the Stanley Park Seawall, extends from the Vancouver Convention Centre to Spanish Banks Park. Perfect for a walk, cycle, or jog, it is the most popular recreational spot in the city. Just south of Science World, its waterfront is part of the False Creek Seawall promenade and bike route, Science World, pedestrian ferry wharf (Aquabus and False Creek Ferries) and between both the Main Street and Olympic Village SkyTrain stations.

Close to Yaletown, City Hall, Cambie Street Bridge, North False Creek, Granville Island, South Granville, the waterfront promenade, it's accessible by bike, car, skytrain, boat and foot along the seawall which provides 3 major bike/walk ways: the north-south Ontario bike-way, the Central Valley Greenway (CVG) is a 25 km regional greenway which connects Vancouver with other neighbouring municipalities and the Waterfront bikeway which connects all the downtown neighbourhoods - all very quiet, convenient, and safe (building is adjacent to the essential service building with paramedics, police, and fire fighters).

STYLING

Homes oriented to optimize views, light, and fresh air

Extensive balcony

In-suite storage and flex space

Over-height 10 ft ceilings with pot lighting

DESIGN

Ceiling-mounted radiant capillary heating and cooling system

High-performance rain screen wall system with superior insulating technology

TECHNOLOGY

State-of-the-art cabling architecture

Energy monitoring system

Security card access to main entries

Enter-phone system with in-suite monitoring

Heating/Cooling individualized by room to room

GREEN FEATURES

Green roofs with storm water catchment (used for gardens, waterscapes and toilets in all units)

Passive building design, which uses features like natural light, natural ventilation, insulation on the outside of the building and triple-pane windows to reduce energy use and improve comfort

Monitoring technology, which gives members the ability to monitor their own energy and water usage (to one-tenth of a litre)

Use of the Neighbourhood Energy Utility, which converts waste heat to electricity. (This eliminates over 60% of the carbon emissions associated with the heating of buildings.) LEED Gold certification

PARKS & NATURAL BEAUTY

The neighbourhood is located on the beautiful False Creek waterfront that leads to walking and cycling paths around the entire seawall from Kitsilano Beach to Stanley Park. Granville island is a bike ride away from the Seawall.

CREEKSIDE COMMUNITY CENTRE

-Arthur Erickson Design

-45,000 square feet

-Full-size gym, games room and arts and crafts room

-Meeting and Multipurpose Rooms

-Aerobics and Dance Studio

-Docks for non-motorized boats

-8,000 square foot, 69-space daycare for infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers, and rooftop outdoor play area

TRANSIT

The Village is just steps away from the Main Street/Science World Skytrain Station and city buses at the intersection of Main and Terminal. It is close to the Olympic Village Canada Line station with service to the Vancouver International Airport, and very close to Aquabus service at Science World. The Vancouver Pacific train and Greyhound bus stations are only blocks away on Station Street.

SCHOOLS

The Village is located near Simon Fraser Elementary School, Eric Hamber Secondary School and False Creek Elementary. St. Francis Xavier (both Catholic and non religious accepted) Private School is located nearby on Great Northern Way. International Village Elementary will be completed soon next to Science World.

CHILDCARE

There is a large daycare in the neighbourhood community centre, and some of the suites adjacent to the building are designed to accommodate family daycare providers.

For more information about the community and its green initiatives, please visit http://vancouver.ca/greenestcity/greeninitiatives.htm or http://www.millenniumdevelopment.com/Olympic-Village.

For general information about the master plan and location of the building, please visit: http://www.thevillageonfalsecreek.com/map.aspx, or http://vancouver.ca/olympicvillage

FAQs about Southeast False Creek and Olympic Village: http://vancouver.ca/olympicvillage/faq.htm

For a comprehensive building overview, please visit http://www.millenniumdevelopment.com/Olympic-Village/ or http://www.hellovancity.com/2010/10/14/millennium-water-vancouver-olympic-village-condo.

Southeast False Creek and Olympic Village: http://vancouver.ca/olympicvillage/faq.htm or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GL57VJwB9r4

Parks, Recreations, and Culture: http://vancouver.ca/parks/activecommunity/news/2010/101124_falsecreekwalk.htm

Cycling and walkway paths: http://vancouver.ca/parks-recreation-culture/seawall.aspx

Bylaws permit two (2) pets (dogs and/or cats)

Lease Value: $3,000-3,500 /month

Taxes $1,862 /year

Strata Fees $540 /month

Walkscore: 96 (https://www.walkscore.com/score/123-w-1st-ave-vancouver-bc-canada)

This Property Also Includes:

Fireplace Yes
Air Conditioning Yes
Jacuzzi Yes
Hot Tub Yes
Pool Yes
Games Room Yes
Walkout Yes
Private Entrance Yes

Approximate Map Location*

123 West 1st Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada   V5Y 0E2

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This property for sale has been tagged by the seller as close to Burnaby, Coquitlam, Langley, Lions Bay, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, British Columbia.
Seller Name: Michelle Dubeau
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