Expensive Homes

9 most expensive homes for sale in Vancouver

While the stunning views and mountainscapes surrounding Vancouver may be priceless, the homes sure aren't. Buying a house in Vancouver can cost you big time

Vancouver is a wonderful place to live. The city has warm, sunny summers, and it regularly comes close to the top of international ‘best city’ studies. Moving to the city could be a great choice — if you can afford it. The real estate market in Vancouver is not for those weak in the pocketbook. Case in point: these multi-million dollar properties that made our list of the most expensive homes for sale in Vancouver.

1. 3402 Osler Street, Shaughnessy, Vancouver

Asking Price: $24,888,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $59,163 / yr
  • 9714 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 73

This prime mansion is currently the most expensive home for sale in Vancouver, and it isn’t hard to see why. The home was custom built by Loy Leyland and the inside is more like a piece of art than a home! There is a bright, elegant open floor plan, six large bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, stunning mountain views from the bedroom and a huge open deck. There is also an indoor swimming pool and hot tub for anyone who loves the water!

2. 5791 Newton WYND, University VW, Vancouver

Asking Price: $24,800,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $38,468 / yr
  • 3000 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 255

This beautiful home has a grand foyer entrance that is double height, so it is sure to impress anyone who walks inside – but the luxury doesn’t stop there. There are over 10,000 square feet of living space, including six bedrooms and eight bathrooms, as well as 30,000 square feet of beautifully landscaped gardens. If you like swimming, this home is perfect for you; there is a spa centre downstairs with an indoor pool, sauna,  Jacuzzi and a steam bath.

3. 3490 Cypress Street, Shaughnessy, Vancouver

Asking Price: $20,000,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $26,761 / yr
  • 6825 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 109

This classic Tudor Mansion has undergone extensive upgrades over the last few years, so now it combines traditional features with ultra-modern features. The house has four grand floors, featuring stained glass windows, vintage chandeliers, marble bathrooms, oak hardwood flooring and a stunning gourmet kitchen.

4. 1469 Matthews Avenue, Shaughnessy, Vancouver

Asking Price: $19,990,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $32,656 / yr
  • 7864 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 319

This magnificent manor has around 7,864 of luxurious living space, including beautiful walnut wood floors, exquisite millwork, digital door locks, a giant chandelier, stunning drapery, a home theatre, and a custom designed kitchen that has everything a chef could ever want. There are also four walk-in closets, so if you have a lot of clothes this home could be perfect for you!

5. 2707 Point Grey Road, Kitsilano, Vancouver

Asking Price: $19,980,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $39,033 / yr
  • 7669 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 124

This custom-built waterfront home, located on the luxurious Point Grey Road, has stunning views of the surrounding water, mountains and city. Inside, there is a beautiful foyer, a sun-soaked living room and dining room with tall ceilings, a gourmet kitchen with a skylight, a wet bar and rooftop decking that allows you to enjoy the sunrise and the sunset.

6. 6188 Macdonald Street, Kerrisdale, Vancouver

Asking Price: $19,880,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $32,261 / yr
  • 9709 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • # Days on the Market: 109

This wonderful gated private estate is placed on over 33,000 square feet of well-landscaped land. The well-designed home has lots of fabulous features, including beautiful limestone floors, unique antique fixtures, stone fireplaces, a modern kitchen, a butler’s pantry, a gym, a media room, a wine cellar, a swimming pool and a breathtaking mahogany panelled library.

7. 4777 2nd Avenue W, Point Grey, Vancouver

Asking Price: $18,880,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $29,039 / yr
  • 8218 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • # Days on the Market: 75

This is a rare opportunity to own a prime home in the stunning Point Grey area. The home has an indoor lap pool with its own whirlpool, a professional tennis court with night lighting and stunning mountain views from the garden and the house.

8. 1538 Western Crescent, University VW, Vancouver

Asking Price: $18,800,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $28,842 / yr
  • 10238 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 79

This wonderful mansion was completely rebuilt in 2000, so it has an excellent combination of both old features and new features. Inside, you can find an impressive grand foyer, an open floor plan that makes the home seem bright and airy, a gourmet kitchen, a library, a den, a huge living room that can be used as an entertainment space, a roof deck, a swimming pool, a theatre room and a 400 square-foot attic.

9. 3426 Osler Street, Shaughnessy, Vancouver

Asking Price: $17,890,000

The Details

  • Property Taxes: $37,211 / yr
  • 8001 square feet
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 7
  • # Days on the Market: 207

This recently renovated Georgian Manor is ready to move in. The home has a stunning grand entrance, a Slovakian crystal chandelier that is suspended from a glass ceiling, a gourmet kitchen, maid’s quarters and lots of beautiful sun-drenched rooms.

Amy Johnson
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