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Weekly Update - October 25, 2019

Greetings from Whistler!

Winter is on its way...the mountain tops are covered in snow and we will be skiing again in a month! Hard to believe we are almost in November; the last couple of months have gone by so quickly. The market has also seen an uptick in activity, as you will read in our Quarterly Report below. So whether you are a buyer of  a seller the market is better than it was a year ago.

Quarter 3 Report - http://bit.ly/3rdQuarterMarketReportOctober2019

There are currently 367 listings in Whistler and 74 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

22 New Listings

7 Price Changes

10 Sales

Pemberton Market

3 New Listings

3 Price Changes

3 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

7266 Spruce Grove Circle

Offered at $1,549,000

Stunning Blackcomb Mountain views from this wonderful half duplex in popular Spruce Grove. You will love the bright and airy space of this beautiful home which features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, on just two levels and boasts soaring vaulted ceilings with skylights on the upper floor, as well as a cozy gas fireplace. Additionally the home has a single car garage, large laundry room, 2 decks plus a walkout patio with yard, as well a generous size crawlspace for storage. Freshly updated with new paint, new carpets, new appliances and refinished hardwood flooring, this home is ready to move in now! Centrally located within a short walk to Spruce Grove & Lost Lake Parks, Whistler Waldorf School, the Village and Nesters.

 


Market Update - October 18, 2019

Welcome Whistler 50 Relay Participants! 

The Whistler 50 Realy & Ultra is on this weekend. New for 2019, the course is changing up to welcome in the natural setting of Whistler’s incredible Lost Lake trails, and all the excitement of transitions will take place behind the Olympic Rings at Whistler Olympic Plaza. The Whistler Writers Festival is also in full swing this weekend, a great 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.

If you are in town on Friday, enjoy the Whistler Wine Walk. It happens every Friday in October and is a great opportunity to Explore Whistler's Gallery scene while sampling hors d'oeuvres and wine samples from various BC wineries.

Whistler Blackcomb has wrapped up their summer/fall operation and will reopen November 28th for the winter season.

On the Real Estate front there are 360 listings in Whistler and 74 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

26 New Listings

8 Price Changes

11 Sales

Pemberton Market

3 New Listings

1 Price Change

2 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

2176 Kathleen Place

Offered at $3,800,000

Nestled at the end of this very private cul de sac in Whistler Creekside, you will find this bright and spacious family chalet! Whether you are looking for a full time residence or a vacation property, this home boasts plenty of room to entertain all of your family and friends. Situated on a large 13000 sq. ft. lot this 4500 sq. ft. home is on 2 levels with direct walk out access to a flat, landscaped yard which wraps around the property. The main floor features an updated kitchen, open dining and living room area with a vaulted ceiling and a grand stone wood fireplace. Additionally there is a pantry, laundry room, separate den off the kitchen, as well as a large second living room with fireplace at the front of the home. The private master bedroom is on the main floor and features an ensuite with steam shower and massage room. The upper floor has 4 bedrooms all with ensuites, as well as 2 sitting rooms, both of which could be converted to ensuite bedrooms if desired. In total this home has 5 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms, 3 half bathrooms, 4 gas fireplaces, 1 wood fireplace, 2 living rooms and 3 separate sitting rooms. A true four season destination, ideally situated just across from stunning Alpha Lake beach park, valley trail and tennis courts, you are within a short walk to the ski lifts at Whistler Mountain, Nita Lake Lodge, Franz's Trail shops and amenities. NOTE - Whistler has NO Foreign Buyer Tax and NO Vacancy/Speculation Tax, making it a great investment.



Market Update - October 12, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving from Whistler!

This is the last weekend to enjoy some down hill biking on the mountains, the Whistler Farmers Market and you can also shop till you drop at the Legendary Whistler Blackcomb Turkey Sale, it's on all weekend so there is plenty of time to get set up for the season.

The Whistler Writers Festival is also coming up on October 17-20th, whether you are an avid reader, aspiring writer or an established author, you'll find something special in the festival program. For the more adventurous you can join the Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra on October 19th, a 50-mile relay race open to teams of 8, 4, or 2 members, as well as a 50K solo ultra-marathoners.

On the Real Estate front there are 344 listings in Whistler and 75 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

43 New Listings - 14 of these new listings are vacant land that has comes up in Wedgewoods

12 Price Changes

19 Sales

Pemberton Market

1 New Listings

2 Price Changes

4 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

4627 Montebello Place

Offered at $2,375,000

Amazing views of Blackcomb Mountain from this beautifully renovated 3 Bedroom and den, 3 bathroom luxury townhome in one of Whistler’s most desirable developments. Featuring a gourmet kitchen, white oak flooring, custom millwork throughout, including plenty of storage with custom designed cabinetry and closets, as well as a bonus mud room. After a long day out on the slopes and trails, unwind in front of the wood burning fireplace or relax in the hot tub on your private backyard patio. Appreciate the convenience of this central location, yet enjoy the privacy of being on a quiet cul de sac. Walk out your door to all that the village has to offer, including nearby access to valley trail, Lost Lake trails and ski lifts. No details have been overlooked in this wonderful home, call for a private viewing today! No GST.

 

 


Weekly Update - September 27, 2019

Welcome to Fall in Whistler!

This month Whistler is hosting a few great events. The Whistler Writers Festival October 17-20th, whether you are an avid reader, aspiring writer or an established author, you'll find something special in the festival program. For the more adventurous you can join the Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra on October 19th, a 50-mile relay race open to teams of 8, 4, or 2 members, as well as a 50K solo ultra-marathoners.

On the Real Estate front there are 365 listings in Whistler and 83 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

16 New Listings

11 Price Changes

19 Sales

Pemberton Market

1 New Listings

1 Price Changes

3 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

15-4890 Painted Cliff Road 

Offered at $1,399,000

Ski in/out to this completely renovated 2 bedroom 2 bathroom townhome on Blackcomb. This spacious turn key home features recently updated kitchen and bathrooms, custom millwork, updated flooring and lighting and modern furnishings. Additionally, there is plenty of storage, secure underground parking and two private decks. After a day of adventure, relax in your private hot tub or cozy up in front of the fireplace. An excellent revenue producing property, you have the option to manage your own rentals with unlimited owner usage. Call for more details and an appointment to view. Please include the NOTE- Whistler has NO Foreign Buyer Tax and NO vacancy/Speculation Tax, making it a great investment.


Weekly Update - September 13, 2019

Greetings from Whistler!

The Whistler Beer Fest is in full swing, with the Main Event this weekend featuring over 140 beers and ciders to sample, live music, food trucks and more. For more information check out this link https://www.whistler.com/ev…/whistler-village-beer-festival/ 🍻 Cheers!

On the Real Estate front there are 367 listings in Whistler and 81 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

18 New Listings

17 Price Changes

18 Sales

Pemberton Market

2 New Listings

0 Price Changes

4 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

4753 Settebello Drive

Offered at $2,249,000

Wonderful 3 bedroom townhome located in Montebello: one of Whistler’s most desired Village area developments, just a short walk to your favorite restaurants and shops, as well as the Lost Lake trails! Situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, this end unit has a nice private walk out patio surrounded by green space, complete with a private hot tub. The spacious, open floorplan features 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on just 2 levels. Exposed beams, stone and wood accents, and tasteful décor, provide all the character of a classic ski chalet, while modern conveniences that include stone counters, stainless steel appliances, heated flooring, a single car garage, and gas fireplace provide the comforts of a luxury home. This unique property is offered completely furnished and equipped for your family’s immediate use. When you are not enjoying it yourself, the zoning allows for short term nightly rentals with great revenue. Call for more details!


BC real estate sales expected to recover in 2020

BC real estate sales expected to recover in 2020. Certainly Whistler is starting to see signs of recovery as sales for the month of August this year surpassed the number of sales for August 2018. We are also seeing more inquiries lately, which coincides with the article below:

 

 

 


Weekly Update - September 6, 2019

Whistler Welcomes all the GranFondo participants this weekend!

There will be highway delays Saturday 7th so please ensure you check out the site for more details. https://www.rbcgranfondo.com/whistler/ After the event check out the Whistler Presents Outdoor Concert Series featuring Famous Players Band, at 1:45 and 3pm, with special guest appearances from Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo and Barney Bentall.

If you find yourself in Whistler next week and enjoy beer check out The Whistler Village Beer Festival from September 9-15th.

On the Real Estate front there are 364 listings in Whistler and 82 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

15 New Listings

12 Price Changes

11 Sales

Pemberton Market

3 New Listings

1 Price Change

5 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

3124 Lakecrest Lane

Offered at $8,995,000

Amazing lake and mountain views from this newly built contemporary chalet in Lakecrest! Boasting stylish and modern design with family living in mind, this 4.5 bedroom and 5.5 bathroom, 5886 sq.ft. home is on 3 levels and offers something for everyone. As you enter this residence you will notice a grand light filled staircase which reaches to the top level, simply stunning! Off of the foyer you will find a separate suite with lounge, it is currently connected as part of the home but may easily be separated. There is also a fully equipped gym with steam shower ensuite, mudroom and double car garage with gear room. Thoughtfully planned, the main floor features an open concept great room that connects directly to a spacious kitchen and dining area. The large patio off of the great room extends the living area creating a seamless and expansive indoor/outdoor area overlooking the lake with floor to ceiling glass doors, perfect for entertaining. There is also a den/office and separate media room off the main floor which allows for the whole family to be connected. The upper level features a master bedroom with private sundeck perfect for relaxing and taking in the views of the lake. There are also 2 guest rooms with ensuites and a large sitting area and walk out patio to a nicely landscaped yard with hot tub. Join an exclusive group of residents in this small 23 lot enclave of homes on the shores of Alta Lake. Enjoy swimming, boating and winters skating & XC skiing on the lake – a truly Canadian four season experience! Conveniently located, the valley trail is just steps from your door and you are within moments to the ski lifts in the Village or Creekside. Lakecrest is an exclusive Private Road and residents enjoy personal use of the private gated boat house with allocated boat storage, full kitchen, full bath and a private beach and swimming dock. The residents also enjoy the convenience of an in road refuse and post collection cabin. No foreign buyer tax.


Weekly Update - August 30, 2019

Greeting from Whistler on the Labour Day long weekend!

The Whistler Presents Outdoor Summer Concert Series has two shows on this weekend. Enjoy Choir!Choir!Choir! Friday Aug 30th at 7:30pm and The Family Stone on Saturday August 31st 7:30pm. There is also the Whistler Farmers Market in the upper village both Saturday and Sunday.

On the Real Estate front there are 367 listings in Whistler and 85 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

35 New Listings

6 Price Changes

19 Sales

Pemberton Market

5 New Listings

4 Price Changes

6 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

21-2200 Taylor Way - Whistler Creekside

Offered at $1,550,000

This lovely end unit townhome in the Baseline complex is located in the heart of Whistler Creekside. Featuring a spacious, open floor plan with 3 bedrooms plus loft and 3 bathrooms, as well as large double car garage. Step into the light and bright living area with soaring vaulted ceilings and floor to ceiling windows, offering plenty of space for entertaining or enjoy on your own while cozying up by the wood burning fireplace. All three bedrooms are well situated and offer a family friendly layout. The upper level of the property has a wonderful loft space that offers great flexibility as a rec room or extra sleeping area. There is also an outdoor patio on the upper level perfect for enjoying cocktails in the summer! Ideally situated this townhome is the complete package as a four season experience, just across from stunning Alpha Lake beach park and within a short walk to the ski lifts at Whistler Mountain, Nita Lake Lodge, Franz's Trail shops and amenities. Easy to view, call for an appointment today! NOTE-Whistler has NO Foreign Buyer Tax and NO Vacancy/ Speculation Tax, making it a great investment.


Weekly Update - August 16, 2019

Crankworx is in its final weekend with a lot to check out, including the Red Bull Joyride tomorrow. The Whistler Farmers Market is also on this Sunday in the upper village at the base of Blackcomb.

On the Real Estate front there are 347 listings in Whistler and 90 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

22 New Listings

8 Price Changes

15 Sales

Pemberton Market

0 New Listings

3 Price Changes

3 Sales

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

8325 Glen Abbey Lane - Nicklaus North

Offered at $3,198,000

Beautiful views of Green Lake and the mountains, overlooking the 16th fairway of the award winning Nicklaus North Golf Course, this end unit townhome is located in the highly desirable complex of Goldenwood. Boasting 4 bedrooms plus a den and 4.5 bathrooms, this luxury home offers the best of Whistler living. With vaulted ceilings in the living room, heated tile floors throughout the kitchen and bathroom areas, newly installed white oak hardwood floors, a double car garage, a large crawl space for storage, a private hot tub and much more. Additionally the home was recently upgraded with a Control 4 system to manage your security, heat and audio. Enjoy the open floor plan on just 2 levels with a large walkout patio perfect for entertaining family and friends. Great as weekend home or a full time residence, and is also zoned for short-term revenue rentals – the ideal combination. GST is not applicable. Goldenwood is a gated complex with private tennis courts and is also just steps from the Lost Lake trails for year round recreation – biking, hiking, cross country skiing, water sports and much more!


Weekly Update - August 9, 2019

Greetings from Whistler!

Crankworx is back August 9th - 18th, with lots of events to enjoy. For a little slower pace enjoy the Flag Stop Theatre and Arts Festival, back for it's 8th year at The Point on Alta Lake. The Whistler Farmers Market is also on this Sunday in the upper village at the base of Blackcomb.

On the Real Estate front there are 339 listings in Whistler and 94 listings in Pemberton across all segments. I have provided more specific listing details below.

If you are looking to keep up to date with what is happening in the market I am more than happy to provide you with  New Listings, Sales and Price Changes directly to your Inbox.

Whistler Market

16 New Listings

11 Price Changes

9 Sales

Pemberton Market

7 New Listings

8 Price Change

1Sale

If you are thinking of making a move in the market, I would be happy to discuss your options. Please feel free to call or drop by the office at your convenience.

Hope you have a wonderful week!



Marika Koenig

 *All statistical information provided from sources deemed to be reliable* 

* Information based on data collected from Whistler Listing Service WLS

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Featured Listing: 

15- 4890 Painted Cliff Road - Benchlands

Offered at $1,399,000

Ski in/out to this completely renovated 2 bedroom 2 bathroom townhome on Blackcomb. This spacious turn key home features recently updated kitchen and bathrooms, custom millwork, updated flooring and lighting and modern furnishings. Additionally, there is plenty of storage, secure underground parking and two private decks. After a day of adventure, relax in your private hot tub or cozy up in front of the fireplace. An excellent revenue producing property, you have the option to manage your own rentals with unlimited owner usage. Call for more details and an appointment to view. Please include the NOTE- Whistler has NO Foreign Buyer Tax and NO vacancy/Speculation Tax, making it a great investment.