Finding a condo or house for sale in Vancouver has always been tough. Whether you want to be Downtown among the high rises, in the quiet scenery of Burnaby or the bustle of Surrey, Metro Vancouver is expensive and competitive. Vancouver real estate prices are the bane of first-time buyers and the current COVID-19 situation hasn’t helped people get on the ladder. If you want to take that step, sign up to become a VIP for first access to floor plans, pricing, visuals and listings.
Sometimes condos move at such a speed that you don’t actually go and see one but where one is going to be in a year or two. That’s, of course, where we come in. Presale homes and condos are the right fit for people who want to lock in their forever home but are willing to be a little bit patient while it’s built from the ground up. If that sounds like you, keep reading to see 10 of the best presale houses and apartments available in 2020.
Voyce – Cambie & 35th – Presales from July
The modern, midrise Voyce building will feature studio to three bedroom homes. It will be a short, scenic walk from Granville Street. You can throw a stone from one window and hit Queen Elizabeth Park, go to another and hit the VanDusen Botanical Gardens – although if you do choose a condo here, please don’t throw anything from the windows. This building is located in the Cambie Corrider so is likely to appreciate in value as time goes on. Presales are available next month, so contact us for VIP access, floor plans and pricing.
Format – Kingsway near Knight – Presales from Fall 2020
Right in the heart if East Van, the Format building will be a beautiful piece of modern architecture. Available for presale from the fall, these homes on Kingsway are close to range of restaurants, coffee shops and quirky stores. It’s easy enough to get to Granville, Main and Downtown, but far out enough to still be a peaceful neighbourhood. Each home is made to inspire creativity and adapt to your lifestyle through simple, thoughtful design.
RC – Richmond Centre – Presales coming soon
If you want to be part of something new, you can get VIP access to presales at a massive expansion in Richmond. The Richmond Centre Mall is being entirely redeveloped to start a new community. This area will encompass 12 new buildings comprised of high rises up to 14 stories, artfully integrated with mid-rises and townhomes. You really will have everything you need on your doorstep, with masses of new restaurants, bars and stores added to the area. Despite the size, this new hub of Vancouver will be specially designed for peaceful strolling rather than traffic.
Plaza One – King George Hub – Presales coming soon
Imagine the views from 28 storeys up. The Surrey City Centre’s popularity has risen with its charm. The King George Hub will be incredibly coveted real estate once built. People can’t wait to visit these near skytrain condos. You could live a short stroll from 100,000 square feet of next level stores, walkable pleasure spots and restaurants full of life. There are also plans for two rapid transit stations just nearby in the future. Towers 1 and 2 sold out extremely fast, now Tower 3 is getting a lot of buzz. People know this is a special piece of real estate going on sale. Get in contact to be a part of it. Designed as a lively mixed-use community, King George Hub will be the vibrant energy centre to live, shop, work and play all within direct access to multiple transit skytrain options.
150 Robson – Robson Street – Presales from late 2020
150 Robson is sat almost perfectly between Gastown and Yaletown, two of Vancouver’s trendiest neighbourhoods. The building is situated perfectly for living city life. This kind of coveted Vancouver housing has it all. There are stores and scenery, an upmarket location with views, green spaces and the waterfront nearby to remind you why you live in Vancouver.
Kin – Buller Ave – Presales from Fall 2020
Expected to be launched this fall, these Kin townhouses in Burnaby are part of an eagerly anticipated complex. Condos this beautiful don’t go on sale every day. The neighbourhood is quiet and central with strong commute options and there will be a new park opening just next to the project. Quieter neighbourhoods don’t usually have such modern architecture, but this is Metro Vancouver. These townhouses are available with two or three bedrooms, at garden level and second level. Start to picture yourself in one of these elegant homes and get in touch to be one of the first to view.
Telford – Metrotown – Presales from Fall 2020
If you’ve ever walked into a hotel and had that happy/sad feeling that you would love to live there forever, this might be the place you’re looking for. The Telford project in Metrotown, Burnaby was designed with amenities inspired by hotel living. These presale homes have been finished with a Douglas Coupland art installation for a true luxury feel. The artist’s work can be seen throughout Vancouver. Get in contact to be notified once these homes go on sale later in the year.
The Conservatory – UBC – Presales coming soon
The Conservatory at UBC is an idyllic set of stylish properties surrounded by nature. There are thirty-three walking trails through the woods nearby as well as parks and playgrounds for families to explore. Get the best of both with ultra-modern aquatic and fitness centres set among the stunning nature of Vancouver’s Westside. Register now to explore these gorgeous presales.
Alaska – Brentwood – Presales coming soon
Alaska is a boutique collection of one, two and three bedroom presale condos and loft homes. Located in a prime walkable area on Brentwood’s serene Alaska Street. Shopping, restaurants, rapid transit and major commuter routes are all moments from these Burnaby homes. Make real connections and put down roots in a home with beautifully curated interiors designed for you to love inside and out.
Legacy – Dunbar – Presales coming soon
Dunbar is located just minutes from downtown, stunning beaches, renowned schools, Pacific Spirit Park and the very best of westside living. The area has one of Vancouver’s finest communities. At the heart of it is Legacy: a sophisticated collection of two and three bedroom residences amid the beautiful tree-lined streets of this venerable Vancouver neighbourhood. Sign up to be the first to know when Legacy is available for presale.