experts: real estate column Wednesday, September 15, 1999

WHAT $200,000 WILL BUY YOU

By Ozzie Jurock

by Ozzie Jurock

Average bungalow 1,200 sq. ft., 15 years old on main floor you would find it in:

Chilliwack
$155,000
Abbotsford $175,000
Langley $185,000
Surrey $190,000
Coquitlam $220,000
Richmond $240,000
North Van $280.000
Eastside $280,000
Westside $400,000

But if you haggle hard this is what you could have had!

There were 73 sales of single family homes in Vancouver East: Huge difference between List and sell price!

List
Sell
VICTORIA D DE $219,800 $190,000 OT B 2 1 1992
E 12TH AV DE 215,000 190,000 OT 6 2 2340
LAKEWOOD D DE 219,800 190,000 OT PB 3 2 1600
Dozens more!
BURNABY
PARKER ST DE 218,800 200,000 OT B 4 2 1950
REGENT ST DE 229,000 200,000 OT NB 4 3 2200
PARKER ST DE 229,900 201,000 OT B 4 1 1460
HOLDOM AV DE 219,900 209,200 OT B 3 2 1806
ALBERT ST DE 229,500 218,800 OT B 4 2 2019
COQUITLAM
COMO LAKE DE 209,900 200,000 OT B 3 1 1796
EDGEWOOD A DE 219,800 200,000 37 NB 3 1 1240
HOY ST DE 208,800 200,500 19 PB 5 2 1900
MARINER WY DE 208,800 202,000 25 6 3 2200
DUNLOP AV DE 228,000 202,000 45 B 5 2 2150
GEORGESON DE 204,800 203,000 18 4 3 1816
DOZENS MORE
NORTH VANCOUVER
LYNNMOOR 277,000 205,000 !

So, ask and you shall get a better deal.

Most house for the money:

Older part of Coquitlam and Port Moody, Surrey, Langley and out.




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