#1: Mill Bay
Location and lifestyle best describe this well-appointed from studs up fully renovated boater's paradise condo style living right on the water and nestled in the protection of BC's Mill Bay in historical Saanich Inlet!
Welcome to the very private and elite 1723 Sandy Beach Drive unit #12. Overlooking your very own Private Marina and views of Brentwood Bay you will find this 1000 sq/ft two-bedroom 1 bath upper level suite that has been totally taken to the next level! Just to mention a few of the highlights in this Shangri-La include Vaulted ceilings, granite c-tops, Sub Zero freezer and fridge, Fisher-Paykel stove, electric conv oven, retro custom race car red 1950's Shirley Sink, heated floors in both kitchen and bathroom, wired for sound with Harmon Kardon theatre sound system, custom bronzed and recessed lighting throughout....all this in a secured community neighbourhood, and only 5km away from the town of Mill Bay, and home to the most prestigious Brentwood Bay Private School.
So here's the Coles notes version of this speechless property.....true oceanfront, unobstructed views, Modern Reno, Private marina, only $225 per month Strata fees, new upgraded dock, boat storage on site for off season, lots of parking avail, huge private waterfront deck off living area with remote awning, This is a unique structured style of strata ownership, and purchased through a share sale.
Oh... and it's about sixty grand cheaper than the value of my condo.
#2: Qualicum Beach
#2: Qualicum Beach
Desirable 1.7 acre Hobby Farm with Rancher, plenty of room for the kids to play, the animals to roam, just outside of Qualicum Beach. Most of the property is cleared, with a 3-bedroom open concept home, 2 bath home, built in 1997. Garage recently converted to nicely finished 19'x19' living space, with sky lights, private entrance, separate heating, and access to bath, perfect for extra bedroom, office, hobbies or recreation room. Property is fully fenced and gated, has 2 sheds & 2 out buildings plus chicken coop. Enjoy the fruit trees; pear, cherry, apple, plums + berries & grapes near the garden area. Roof only 4 years old, great water with high producing deep drilled well with ample flow (12gal/min). Some TLC needed, so if you are handy or want a project, you can take advantage of this excellent priced property. Quick possession possible. Privacy out the back patio looking to your own orchard & forest.