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Metropolis

1238 Richards Street


Vancouver West, V6B 6M6 VVWDT - Downtown VW

Developers Website: www.rize.ca
  • Levels: 28
  • Suites: 100
  • Status: Completed
  • Built: 1998
  • Title To Land: Freehold Strata
  • Building Type: Strata Lofts
  • Strata Plan: LMS3380
  • Management company:  Self Managed
  • Bldg#: 810

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Metropolis - 1238 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1S2, LMS3380 - located in Downtown area of Vancouver West, near the crossroads Richards Street and Davie Street. Metropolis is just steps to Choices Market, Emery Barnes Park and Vancouver International Film Centre. Helmcken Park, Starbucks Coffee, Blenz Coffee, Pacific Cinematheque, Wall Centre, Language Studies International, Royal Bank, Scotia Bank, Spa and UBC Robson Square, Seawall, David Lam Park, Quayside Marina at Concord Pacific Place, Scotiabank Dance Center, CSIL Canadian As A Second Language Institute, Spa Beauty+Welness Centre, Exhale Yoga Pilates & Dance Studios, Pacific Chiropractic, Massage Therapy, Bambu The Salon, Dairy Queen, Blenz Coffee, Yaletown YYoga, 24-7 Fitness in Yaletown, Kostuik Gallery, Shoppers Drug Mart, BC PLace, Urban Fare, Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre and Contemporary Art Gallery. Restaurants in the neighbourhood area La Terazza, Games Big Fish, Earls, Yaletown Keg Steakhouse and Bar, Urban Thai Bistro, Hapa Izakaya, Cactus Club Cafe, George Lounge, Fresh Japanese Take out, Drew Cooks and much more. The bus stops near the complex and Yaletown-Roundhouse Skytrain Station is less than 5-minute walk from the complex. Rize Alliance Properties quality built Metropolis in 1998. This 28-level concrete building has concrete exterior finishing and full rain screen. There are 100 units in development and in strata. Formerly the historical Canadian Linen Building, the Metropolis initiated the heritage revitalization agreement that allowed additional floor area while protecting heritage significant structures. Almost all suites are 2 level lofts, but you also can find condos and penthouses in this building. Metropolis offers one and two bedroom suites with one and two bathrooms. This top-notch tower features 1928 heritage settings, Art Deco Architecture, Russian Constructivist styling, 16' ceilings, double-heights suites with furnished mezzanines, upper loft bedrooms, two-bedroom suites with fireplaces, two-level penthouses, Ebony cabinetry and appliances, coloured-washed concrete floors with inlaid zinc, copper-finished countertops, hardwood floors and sisal carpets, granite countertops and stainless steel appliance upgrades, subterranean parking and food/retail market place. Metropolis offers great amenities that include a jacuzzi, an exercise room, bike storage, a large manicured roof garden, in-suite laundry and elevators.

 

Strata Sub Categories: Strata Lofts
 

Metropolis Technical Info

Building Name Metropolis
Address 1238 Richards Street
City Vancouver West
Neighborhood Downtown VW
Listing Price Range N/A
Floors 28
Units in Development: 100
Units in Strata:100
Property Types Freehold Strata
Sub Categories:Strata Lofts
Year Built 1998
Developer Rize
Architect Name Stuart Howard Archit
Architect Phone 6046885585
Architect Email info@stuarthoward.com
ManagementSelf Managed
Restrictions Details
Strata Plan LMS3380
Strata Plan Log-in LMS3380
Title to Land Freehold Strata
Emporis Metropolis
  

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January 2021 Market Insight

For all property types, the sales-to-active listings ratio for January 2021 is 28.8 per cent. By property type, the ratio is 26.3 per cent for detached homes, 37.6 per cent for townhomes, and 27.8 per cent for apartments.

December 2020 Market Insights

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential home sales in the region totaled 30,944 in 2020, a 22.1 percent increase from the 25,351 sales recorded in 2019, and a 25.7 percent increase from the 24,619 homes sold in 2018.

November 2020 Market Insights

REBGV 23% increase on Listing in MLS from last year. For November 2020 over 4068 newly listed. Continuing demand for Detached Home and Townhouse with the benchmark price of $1,044,000

October 2020 Market Insights

October 2020 showing a robust Sales-to-Active Listing Ratio with a high mark of 30% means that Market conditions prices typically stable based on the given the baseline of 12-20%. Based on this given data the continued demand for Townhomes, Detached Homes

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