Expensive Homes

10 most expensive homes for sale in Vancouver

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If you’re in the market for a luxury home there’s no better place to go shopping than the west coast destinations of Vancouver and West Vancouver. These areas are known across the county for their exorbitant housing prices. Here, luxury doesn’t start at one or two million but well past $10-million.

This current list of the 10 priciest homes in the Vancouver, B.C. area starts at just under $20-million—and goes up to almost $30-million. (All listings were for sale as of August 1, 2017.)

No. 10: Just over 8,000-square feet of living space in the sought after Shaughnessy community

The Details

  • Address: 5087 Connaught Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy, Vancouver
  • List price: $19,800,000
  • Property Taxes: $17,825
  • 8,300+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 199

This stunning home may be the cheapest on the list, but you would still need to fork out millions if you wanted to call it your own. The stunning house sits on a 13,480-square feet lot and was created by Vancouver’s elite builder and architect, Robert Walker. The home has impressively manicured gardens and a stunning entrance foyer that leads to large principal rooms that could be used to relax or to entertain. The modern kitchen has every feature that an aspiring chef could dream of, as well as a generous eating area and dining room. There are four ensuite bedrooms and a private sun trap deck for when the sun is shining. Downstairs you can find a wine cellar, a games room with a private bar and an additional two ensuite bedrooms – so the perfect house for hosting!

No. 9: The house inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

The Details

  • Address: 7275 Carnarvon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Southlands, Vancouver
  • List price: $20,888,000
  • Property Taxes: $38,541
  • 7,700+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 50

This modern sanctuary was inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, and covers almost 2.5 acres of land—so expect quiet, peaceful living in the heart of Vancouver. The garden features lots of ecological diversity, as well as beautiful ponds and landscaped gardens. Outside entertainers will love the Bocce court and outdoor swimming pool. Plus, the home has four bedrooms and six bathrooms, (although there is the potential to turn a further two rooms into bedrooms). The grand vaulted ceilings and a temperature controlled wine room are perks that any luxury-seeking buyer will love.

No. 8: Work from home and get in your daily swim

The Details

  • Address: 3128 51st Avenue West
  • Neighbourhood: Southlands, Vancouver
  • List price: $20,980,000
  • Property Taxes: $20,833
  • 8,800+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 30

With an outdoor pool and massive, entertainer’s paved patio, this stunning home exudes warm climate charm. The property comes with 2.5 acres of land and the home was built by the prestigious G. Wilson Construction firm. It comes complete with an outdoor pool, a gazebo, a tennis court and fully landscaped gardens. There is also a 350-square foot office, which is ideal for anyone who spends a lot of time working from home.

No. 7: Play in your own, private, sandy beach

The Details

  • Address: 2854 Bellevue Avenue
  • Neighbourhood: Altamont, West Vancouver
  • List price: $22,999,000
  • Property Taxes: $29,516
  • 6,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 79

This gorgeous modern property overlooks the ocean and features its own infinity pool. There are also three ensuite bedrooms, a chef’s kitchen, fireplaces, a 10-seat movie theatre and a grand entertainment room perfect for those large gatherings. But the best thing about the house? It comes with its own private sandy beach!

No. 6: Ocean views and an ocean-front pool

The Details

  • Address: 6935 Isleview Road
  • Neighbourhood: Whytecliff, West Vancouver
  • List price: $23,580,000
  • Property Taxes: $19,748
  • 9,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 86

This home offers some seriously breath-taking ocean views. If that’s not enough, it also comes equipped with an ocean-front pool and a terraced outdoor garden walk. Inside, you’ll find all that luxury has to offer including a well-equipped kitchen, large bedrooms and grand entertainment rooms.

No. 5: In the heart of Kitsilano

The Details

  • Address: 2707 Point Grey Road
  • Neighbourhood: Kitsilano, Vancouver
  • List price: $23,800,000
  • Property Taxes: $39,033
  • 5,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 147

This luxurious multi-million dollar property is in one of the very best locations in Vancouver: Golden Miles on Point Grey Road. It’s an idyllic waterfront location—you just need to step outside to see rugged mountains and the rippling ocean—and it’s close to everything fantastic about urban Vancouver. The house, itself, boasts a gourmet kitchen complete with skylight, a family room with a cathedral ceiling, an entertainment room with a bar and a master-suite with a private outdoor deck.

No. 4:  Custom-built home that offers charm and modern-day convenience

The Details

  • Address: 3402 Osler Street
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy, Vancouver
  • List price: $24,888,000
  • Property Taxes: $59,163
  • 9,700+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 29

This traditional house may look like it has been around for decades, but it was actually only built 15 years ag0. This mix of old-world charm with modern amenities means you get the best of both worlds: charm and convenience. The home was custom designed by world famous architect Loy Leyland, and it features stunning landscaped gardens and six large bedrooms. The interior was also designed by Joey Chan. It is elegant, light and airy and leaves you with a sense of grandeur. There is also an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, as well as a four-car garage.

No. 3: Over 8,000-square feet in prestigious Point Grey

The Details

  • Address: 4838 Belmont Avenue
  • Neighbourhood: Point Grey, Vancouver
  • List price: $28,000,000
  • Property Taxes: $53,946
  • 8,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 76

This stunning house is in the prestigious Point Grey area and features a giant front yard and driveway that are sure to impress anyone who visits. The home comes with over 35,000-square feet of land and over 8,000-square feet of living space, including a gourmet kitchen, a giant grand foyer, a media room, six bedrooms, an indoor pool and a two car garage.

No. 2: Gulf Island views and golf greens await in this 10,000-square foot Tudor mansion

The Details

  • Address: 2106 SW Marine Drive
  • Neighbourhood: Southlands, Vancouver
  • List price: $29,800,000
  • Property Taxes: 27,843
  • 10,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 308

The Gables Estate is a very rare property with a 4.25-acre garden oasis that will impress anyone with green fingers. As you wander around you will encounter an impressive 65-foot infinity pool before being swept away by impressive views that stretch towards the Gulf Islands. The more than 10,000-square feet of living space inside the Tudor-style mansion also offers rooftop decks among elegant and modern features. Finally, you can spend the afternoon practising your swing in one of two golf private golf greens.

No. 1: This home includes 500-feet of your own private beach

The Details

  • Address: 5365 Seaside Place
  • Neighbourhood: Caulfeild, West Vancouver
  • List price: $29,980,000
  • Property Taxes: $52,603
  • 8,000+ square feet
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 6
  • # Days on the Market: 87

And here we have it: The most expensive property currently for sale in the Vancouver area. The stunning property overlooks its own private peninsula and beach, including over 500-feet of natural shoreline. Architecturally modern, this property includes geothermal heating, a large entertainment room, integrated systems and security, an indoor boat house and a roof garden. Impressive!

All homes were for sale as of August 1, 2017.

 

Amy Johnson
Amy Johnson

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