Canada BC Whistler Real Estate Update – Cornicopia: Whistler’s Celebration of Food & Drink









*|MC:SUBJECT|*






Your Sea to Sky Newsletter

Photo Credit: Joern Rhode

Cornucopia: Whistler’s Celebration of Food & Drink

Let us know if you are in town November 8 to 18 – We would love to invite to enjoy the festivities of Cornucopia!

Cornucopia is back this autumn with an incredible 11 days of food, wine and culinary events. All your favourites. like Crush Grand Tasting and House Party: Best of BC, are on from November 8 to 18 along with some exciting, new additions including Abstract Future: From Now to Eternity and The Blue Room.

Sea to Sky Real Estate Update


The real estate market in WHISTLER reports a total dollar volume of $70 Million in September, a nice increase from the month before! In a total of 49 transactions in September, there were 13 condo sales, 16 townhome sales and 13 chalet sales. Just like months previous, Chalet sales continue to carry the highest dollar volume out of all types of property sales, a total of $32.3 Million.


For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Number of Transactions and Property Types, as well as annual quarterly trends for the past few years, please check out our blog here.


Property sales in PEMBERTON brought in just under $4 Million in dollar volume last month. Out of 12 total property sales for the month of September: 1 was a chalet sale for $849k, there were 4 townhome sales totalling $2.3M, and 4 condo sales reported equalling $1.7M.


Want more Pemberton Stats? Check out our blog here.


The SQUAMISH real estate market in August brought in a total dollar volume of $18 Million, with fewer number of sales compared to what we usually see in September. There were a total of 11 single-family home sales, 4 condo sales, and 10 townhome sales. Single-family home sales carried the highest dollar volume for the month, a total of $10.9 Million.


Want more Squamish Stats? Check out our blog here.

Listings & Sales


Rare opportunity to own 81.6 acres, 30 minutes from Vail Resort’s Whistler Blackcomb. The majestic Pemberton Valley, known for its natural beauty, thriving agriculture industry and countless recreation opportunities, is also quickly becoming an international equestrian centre.

7294 Clover Road Pemberton, BC – $4,250,000

Real Estate News

Whistler Postal Codes: What you need to know
You might have heard that Whistler’s postal codes have undergone a face lift. Make sure you have the important information you need, especially for property owners with their Whistler addresses on title. We’re here to help answer questions about these changes and what this means for property owners! Check out the details over on the RE/MAX Sea to Sky Real Estate blog.

Vail Resorts’ skier visits, pass sales, lift revenue up over last year
“Under the new legislation, corporations, trustees and partners will be required to identify the individuals that have a “beneficial interest” in the purchase of real estate.” Read more in this article by the Pique Newsmagazine.

Upcoming Local Events

Quest for Excellence Bursary

Now until March 2019: The annual RE/MAX Quest for Excellence Scholarship is now accepting applications for 2019! If you know someone graduating from Grade 12 this year, let them know to apply for this $1,000 bursary. There are 16 bursaries up for grabs, and one lucky grad will also get a hot air balloon ride for two! Click here for the details.

Cornucopia Food and Drink Festival

Nov 8 – 18: Cornucopia, presented by BlueShore Financial, the True North of food & drink festivals – a place of culinary reckonings, where the wild meets the refined and the epic and the epicurious come together. Get the details here.

Whistler Film Festival

Nov 28 – Dec 2: Visit Whistler in early December for the 18th edition of Canada’s ‘coolest’ film festival. The Whistler Film Festival is five action-packed days of fresh films, epic events, industry connections plus time to enjoy the delights of the resort from skiing to après, fine dining and more.

Ursula + Melissa
Ursula@ursulamorel.com
melissas@myseatosky.com
604.935.3635
www.ursulamorel.com

Copyright © *2018 *REMAX SEA TO SKY*, All rights reserved.

Our mailing address is:
106 -7015 NESTERS ROAD
WHISTLER, BC V8E0X1

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can
update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

*|IF:REWARDS|* *|HTML:REWARDS|* *|END:IF|*



Whistler BC Canada – Real Estate Update – Happy Thanksgiving!

 

f92ade47-3ec7-403a-9236-1fca9c86131d.png

Your Sea to Sky Newsletter


Photo Credit: Joern Rhode


Canadian Thanksgiving is right around the corner and it’s a favourite long weekend for locals and visitors alike. Don’t miss one-stop shopping deals on winter gear at the Turkey Sale and Ski & Snowboard Swap, two final farmers’ markets of the season, special art exhibits and events, plus wholesome outdoor fun in the mountains.

Let us know if you are in town to join us for the two final farmers markets of the season or to one of our special art exhibits!


Sea to Sky Real Estate Update



The real estate market in WHISTLER reports a total dollar volume of $59 Million in August, which is a 14% decrease from July and a 26% decrease from this time last year. In a total of 44 transactions in August, there were 20 condo sales, 11 townhome sales and 10 chalet sales. Chalet sales carried the highest dollar volume out of all types of property sales, a total of $32 Million.



For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Number of Transactions and Property Types, as well as annual quarterly trends for the past few years, please check out our blog here.



The SQUAMISH real estate market in August brought in a total dollar volume of $27 Million, which is a 18% decrease from July and a 34% decrease from August 2017. There were a total of 12 single-family home sales, 14 condo sales, and 24 townhome sales. Single-family home sales carried the highest dollar volume for the month, a total of $13.7 Million.



Want more Pemberton Stats? Check out our blog here.



Property sales in PEMBERTON brought in just under $4 Million in dollar volume this July. Out of 5 total property sales for the month, 3 were chalet sales which totalled a dollar volume of $3.4 Million. There were no condo sales reported at all in the month of August.



Want more Squamish Stats? Check out our blog here.



HOT LISTINGS


 

PRICE REDUCED! $1,199,000

10 E. Walkerville, Walkerville, BC

4 Bedrooms / 3 Bathrooms / 3226 Sq. Ft

This 4 bedroom home has all you can dream of! 3200+ sq/ft of spacious living with sauna, hot tub, media and fitness room. Satisfy your green thumb creating a luscious garden or explore your adventurous side and have a picnic on the rock cliff!

 

PRICE REDUCED! $899,000

1436 Alder Drive, Pemberton, BC
7 Bedrooms / 4 Bathrooms / 3061 Sq. Ft

This home is the perfect family home with additional revenues from the two suites, or perfect home for employee housing! 7 bedrooms, 3061 sq/ft with beautiful views of Mount Currie!

 

PRICE REDUCED! $729,000

#260 4314 Main Street, Whistler, BC

1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom / 552 Sq. Ft

Prime location and great revenue potential! Well maintained 1 bedroom steps away from recreation, restaurants and all that the Village has to offer! Nightly Rentals Allowed!

 

PRICE REDUCUED! $639,000

#5 7400 Arbutus Street, Pemberton, BC

3 Bedrooms / 2 Bathrooms / 1400 Sq. Ft

This end unit townhome is the perfect family opportunity with lots of natural light, beautiful views of Mount Currie and a 2 car garage for all your gear and toys!


ORION DEVELOPMENT in Pemberton, BC with 14 available units! Perfect family or investment opportunity, call us today to discuss the next steps!

www.orionpemberton.com


Real Estate News


Let us decide on speculation tax, local leaders tell province

“Delegates to the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention in Whistler have overwhelmingly supported a resolution put forward by Oak Bay calling on the province to replace the proposed speculation tax by giving local governments authority to collect a levy on vacant residential properties if they choose.” Read more in this article by the Squamish Chief.


Postal code changes an ‘inconvenience’ for Whistlerites

“The new postal codes, which will begin with V8E, go into effect on Sept. 17, but Canada Post said it would provide “customers free mail redirection service for one year so they have enough time to manage this change effectively.” Read more in this article by the Pique Newsmagazine.


Upcoming Local Events


Quest for Excellence Bursary

Now until March 2019: The annual RE/MAX Quest for Excellence Scholarship is now accepting applications for 2019! If you know someone graduating from Grade 12 this year, let them know to apply for this $1,000 bursary. There are 16 bursaries up for grabs, and one lucky grad will also get a hot air balloon ride for two! Click here for the details.


Whistler Farmer’s Market

Sundays until Thanksgiving: Local produce, tasty food, local artisans, live entertainment and family activities along the beautiful Upper Village Stroll between the Fairmont Chateau Whistler and the Blackcomb Daylodge. Get the full schedule here.


Sea to Sky All British Rally

Sept 22: The rally will consist of a scenic drive from North Vancouver, along the Sea to Sky Highway, to the final destination of Whistler. They will be displaying their vehicles in the Olympic Plaza for the day. More details here!


Whistler Writers Festival

Oct 11-14: The Whistler Writers Festival is an annual fall event celebrating the written word. It’s a chance to meet renowned authors, listen to lively speakers panels and attend workshops on publishing and word craft before gathering for evenings of music and great conversation with other readers and writers. Check out the details here.


URSULA MOREL REAL ESTATE TEAM
RE/MAX SEA TO SKY REAL ESTATE
Ursula@ursulamorel.com
melissas@myseatosky.com
604.935.3635
WWW.URSULAMOREL.COM

color-facebook-48.png


color-instagram-48.png


color-link-48.png


Copyright © *|CURRENT_YEAR|* *|LIST:COMPANY|*, All rights reserved.

*|IFNOT:ARCHIVE_PAGE|* *|LIST:DESCRIPTION|*

Our mailing address is:

*|HTML:LIST_ADDRESS_HTML|* *|END:IF|*

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.

*|IF:REWARDS|* *|HTML:REWARDS|* *|END:IF|*


 

Canada – British Columbia – Whistler – Real Estate Update – Subaru IRONMAN Canada

whistler-village-olympic-plaza-summer

Whistler Village: Where the Adventure Begins

Whistler Village is your doorway to the mountains and the starting point of all your adventures. Head into the alpine for sightseeing and exploration, grab a bite with friends on a sunny patio and soak up local art and culture along the stroll. Plus, there are plenty of places to kick back and enjoy the relaxed Village vibe.

img_5506

Above photo: Mel and Dre during one of their training sessions in Silverstar, BC. Photograph by the talented Jacques Morel.
Come and watch The Subaru IRONMAN Canada® on Sunday July 29, 2018 in beautiful Whistler, BC. Our very own Melissa, and her partner Dre will be competing in this years race!  Come support and cheer our RE/MAX Sea to Sky team on! After a long year of training the biggest race of the Summer is now here for them! Covering 226.3km (3.86km Swim, 180.25km Bike and a 42.2km run) with a limited time of 17 hours to complete, the Ironman is widely considered one of the most difficult one-day sporting events in the world! Please see our celebration agenda below:

37095896_2188683777839071_7678526661884641280_n

11am: Cinnamon Bear Patio, Hilton Hotel: Lets meet for Bubbles, Beats & Brunch with the talented Nat Morel providing amazing music to get the festivities started! We will be there to start off the Ironman celebrations, and bring a folding chair to set up camp to cheer for Mel and Dre!

CLICK HERE  for our local tips for how to get around on the day plus the best spots to catch all the action for the biggest race in the summer calendar.

 

SEA TO SKY REAL ESTATE UPDATE

WHISTLER’s real estate market brought in a total dollar volume of $63 Million in June, a 13% increase from that of the previous month. There were a total of 51 transactions, of which there were 18 condo sales, 21 townhome sales and 7 chalet sales. Chalet sales carried the highest dollar volume for the month, a total of $23.6 Million. Reported numbers for the second quarter of 2018 show a total dollar volume of $176 Million and a total of 209 property sales.

For a complete breakdown of Whistler Sales by Dollar Volume, Number of Transactions and Property Types, as well as annual quarterly trends for the past few years, please check out our blog here.


Property sales in PEMBERTON brought in just over $4 Million in dollar volume this June, a relatively slow month when compared with the same time last year. There were a total of 7 property sales, the majority of which were townhome sales (with a dollar volume of $2.38 Million). Looking at the recorded sales for the second quarter of 2018, we can see there were 37 transactions (the same number reported as the first quarter) and a 21% increase in dollar volume totalling approximately $23 Million.


Want more Pemberton stats? Check out our blog here.


The SQUAMISH real estate market brought in a total dollar volume of $27 Million in June, which is 37% decrease from the same month last year. There were a total of 9 single-family home sales, 11 condo sales, and 25 townhome sales. Townhome sales carried the highest dollar volume for the month, a total of $15.5 Million. The numbers are in for the second quarter of 2018, with a reported 53% increase in dollar volume over the first quarter: approximately $135 Million in 195 transactions.


Want more Squamish Stats? Check out our blog here.

LISTINGS AND SALES

16pembertonplateau03

#16 7360 Pemberton Farm Road

PEMBERTON, BC

2100+ sq. ft of spacious living in this unique 3 bedroom + den in the Pemberton Plateau. Open concept living area with walk around fireplace, 9 ft. ceilings and oversized windows showcasing beautiful mountain views, and inviting an abundance of natural light into the property.

URSULA’S FEATURED LISTINGS

Real Estate News

Province to set up registry to crack down on ‘hidden buyers’ “Under the new legislation, corporations, trustees and partners will be required to identify the individuals that have a “beneficial interest” in the purchase of real estate.” Our own Ann Chiasson weighs in on the pros and cons of this new registry. Read the article by the Pique Newsmagazine.
Sea to Sky farmers turn to leasing land to live the dream 
“Leasing land rather than owning it has both positives and negatives. Agricultural land in the Pemberton area has seen a sharp rise in value in the last several years and Budgell and McCann both feel that buying is now out of reach. (A home on a five-acre lot in Pemberton Meadows can cost upwards of $1 million depending on location.)” Read more in this article by the Pique Newsmagazine.

Upcoming Local Events

Subaru IRONMAN® Canada

July 29: Registration for the 2018 Subaru IRONMAN® Canada triathlon in Whistler is now open! Take up the challenge to swim, bike and run through the beautiful lakes, roads and trails of British Columbia. Register now, lock in your training plan and book your accommodation for race week and training trips early. Click here for details!

Wanderlust Whistler

Aug 2-5: This annual yoga festival has one-of-a-kind instructors, musicians, speakers, chefs and fellow celebrants for a festival of blissful exploring. Step up into a space bright with new ideas, new friends, new foods and new moves this summer. Click for more info.

Canadian BBQ Championships

Aug 3-5: From local legends to world champions, the BBQ Championships pit the best of the best against each other at Dusty’s in Whistler Creekside. Come see the pros in action, enjoy family entertainment, sample some of the best BBQ you will ever eat, and enjoy free music throughout the weekend. Details here!