Chris Estrada

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I have sold a property at 12830 OLD YALE RD in Surrey.
Estate Sale. First time on the market. Solid 3200 sqft CHARACTER HOUSE. 68 feet of frontage. 7762 sqft lot with 2 road frontages. Dead end street. No traffic. Great for kids. 2 lots over from M&M Grocery store. This is not a tear down. Thisis the perfect fixer upper home near Kwantlen Park. A handyman special. So.... Roll up your sleeves. A clean slate awaits you. Unfinished basement has a roughed in toilet. Separate entrance, would be handy for a mortgage helper suite. Wood fireplace, rock mantle and marble on main floor. Huge west facing sundeck off the kitchen, through sliding glass doors. 6 blocks to Skytrain. Near schools and Central City Shopping Mall. 4 blocks from Surrey City Central Land Use Concept plan.
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I have sold a property at 8274 WADHAM DR in Delta.
Stanley Park. HALF ACRE LOT! (flat and level) TOTAL PRIVACY!!Solid 2,300 square foot 5 bedroom (3 bedrooms on the main floor) basement home with a fully finished basement. Some of the recent upgrades include newer roof. (7 years old approx)Hardwood floors, Newer hot water tank, newer windows. Electric in floor heating in the basement. 250 square foot covered deck on the top floor, and also on the lower floor. House and property both have tons of potential. Steps to Sands Secondary and Grey Elementary schools. 3 blocks to North Delta Secondary. Easy access to Vancouver and Richmond, and new South Fraser Perimeter Road. House is located in one of the most central and convenient places in the Lower Mainland.
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I have sold a property at 14199 GROSVENOR RD in Surrey.
Master bedroom on the main floor (HUGE) Never on the market before home. Original owner. Open Concept plan. Open kitchen with island and family room all together into one, GREAT big room, with gas fireplace, 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms makethis the perfect family home. Upstairs has 17 x 14 oversized bedroom also, with a sundeck out to the backyard, and its own cabinets and a sink. Oversized laundry room with cabinets and sink right beside the main floor master bedroom. Real Hardwood floors (not laminate) The enclosed patio/sunroom is not included in the square footage. Brand new Roof was put on a mere year ago. Bus stops right out front of the house, walking distance to skytrain. All levels of schools 5 blocks away.
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I have sold a property at 43 8428 VENTURE WAY in Surrey.
Large, fenced and private backyard for you and your pets use. A GATED COMMUNITY. A 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom inside unit. Children and pets welcome. Living room and family room on the main floor, as well as a spacious gourmet kitchen. Gas fireplace. Electric radiant heat on the main floor. Garage and extra parking spot. Double French doors out to private backyard. Clubhouse, exercise center, recreation room, sauna and Jacuzzi hottub are some of the amenities. Very pro-active strata. NEW ROOF AND EXTERIOR PAINTING done last year. Near all amenities, shops etc.... School 4 blocks away. Bus stop right out front.
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I have sold a property at 20 10045 154TH ST in Surrey.
A Gated Community. A quiet and gated well managed complex offering a newer roof, gutters and exterior lighting. Over 1000 sqft on the main floor, ground level. Huge open kitchen/family room floor plan. Kitchen has tons of cupboards, bleached/raised oak, with pantry. Double sinks with tile backsplash and track lighting. Access to rear patio/backyard (fenced) from the attached family room. Vaulted ceilings in the living room, which also has warm gas fireplace, with mantle and marble hearth. Ensuite with stand-up shower + soaker tub. New hotwater tank, and 3 year old furnace. Complex is just a short walk to everything Guildford Mall, T&T Supermarket and Johnston Heights High school and Harold Bishop Elementary. No rentals.
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I have listed a new property at 11382 141A ST in Surrey.
Bolivar Heights basement house-3 bedrooms up & 2 bedroom suite down on a huge lot, 12,395 sf. Sundeck overlooking ravine behind the house, very quiet & private. House has been totally redone with new vinyl windows, all newly painted, new laminate floors and tile floors in kitchen & bathrooms, all new fixtures in bathrooms. Upstairs has full bath & 2 piece ensuite, downstairs bathroom with shower. Comes with 2 fridges & 2 stoves, separate entrance for suite, laundry accessible for up & down. Professionally landscaped with fenced front yard. Located on a quiet, side street close to all amenities. City may allow house to be built at the back with services coming over the creek. City is building lane at the back. Easy to show.
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I have listed a new property at 14305 110TH AVE in Surrey.
11,000 sq. feet Corner Lot. Golden opportunity for Builders and investors. Lot may be subdivided to build Duplex house. North Surrey's Beautiful new home developments area. Priced at lot value and won't last long. 3 Bedroom Ranger onproperty. Sold as is condition.
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I have listed a new property at 11308 GLEN AVON DR in Surrey.
Totally Renovated Solid rancher located in the desirable Bolivar Heights area! This 4 Bedroom 2 full bath home is sitting on a 7163 sqft lot with impressive 71 ft. frontage. Over $70000 spent on Completely redone in past 4 years: Updatesinclude: Masterbedroom, Roof, kitchen & bath, stainless steel appliances, laminate and tile flooring, double windows, doors with frames, paint, garage door, crown mouldings, baseboards, light fixtures, vinyl siding, landscaping, driveway, huge deck, hot water tank, and more. Very convenient location, minutes to Guildford Mall, Surrey Central City, shopping, entertainment, churches and public transit. Excellent access to Hwy #1 and Pattulo Bridge. Great investment. Call for your private viewing.
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I have listed a new property at 11447 139A ST in Surrey.
GREAT FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYER comes with 2 bedroom suite downstairs. Huge 62X131, 8,219 sqft lot, with views of the river and the mountains. Only a block away from Surrey Traditional School. Developing area just minutes away from downtownSurrey. Easy access to all major routes. and a block away from the bus. New Plumbing, Flooring, Paint, and Double Glass Windows, Baths Rooms and one Brand New Kitchen. In the basement, New Drywall as well. Solid Built Home, Must SEE.
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I have listed a new property at 11468 140TH ST in Surrey.
BOLIVAR HEIGHTS is a well known family oriented sub-division with many varied residential properties. Built in 1966, this property had an extension added in 1981 which transformed it into a very comfortable spacious family home with a beautiful glass covered sundeck pretty close to a solarium! Two wood-burning fireplaces up and down. Hardwood floors beneath carpeting in living room and bedrooms! Mortgage helper in the basement does no harm and the huge 10,000 sqft lot is ideal for a growing family. The only way to admire this fantastic piece of land is to come and see it! Central location, school and transportation close, relatively quiet area, easy driving distance to most amenities.
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I have sold a property at 101 410 AGNES ST in New Westminster.
End Unit with 350 square foot private wrap-around patio/garden with your own virtual private entrance and walkway (see pictures). This private patio/garden set-up is the best in all of New Westminster, and an entertainers delight. Barbequesare more than welcome in this proactive complex. This unit has totally been spruced up, beautifully decorated and is ready to move into. Other features include gleaming original oak parquet hardwood floors, real wood fireplace, with hearth and brick mantel. Track lighting in the foyer and hallway. Kitchen has newer appliances, double dishwasher, pull out shelving in pantry and recessed pot lights. Heat and hot water included in the monthly maintenance fee. Insuite laundry/ensuite.
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I have sold a property at 50 11860 RIVER RD in Surrey.
Extra large townhouse. (2,620 square feet) 3 bedrooms and a den. 4 bathrooms. 4 parking spots. Double side-by-side garage. This unit is located at the very back of the complex, so almost zero traffic. Many upgrades, include, engineeredlaminate flooring on the main floor, and in the basement. New bathroom in the basement. Stainless steel water/ice fridge, over-the-range microwave, stove and dishwasher. Extra kitchen cabinets, and double sinks with garburator. Open concept floor plan. The unit feels even bigger with its 9 foot ceilings. Double French doors with transom window leading out to sundeck patio. Basement leads out to a covered deck/patio. Transit stop 2 blocks away. Elementary and high schools nearby.
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I have sold a property at 102 13864 102ND AVE in Surrey.
A gated, age restricted complex (45+). Ground level, updated 1500 sqft, 2 bedroom, 2 full bathroom townhouse unit with a living room and a family room. This unit has a real funky floorplan with an east facing sundeck and a west facing private patio with hedges. Bonus solarium (indicated as unfinished). Park right outside your unit, 5 feet away. Very handy for groceries and etc.... Kitchen has oak cabinets, tile floor and backsplash, stainless steel stove/oven and dishwasher. Counter level eating area, new engineered laminate flooring and fancy light fixtures. Ritzy wrap around mantle with marble fireplace and hearth. Oversized master bedroom with huge ceiling fan and his & hers closets. Bus stop out front. mall 2 blks away.
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I have sold a property at 20389 40TH AVE in Langley.
Recently renovated, 3 bedroom 2 bathroom, clean and tidy rancher with a detached garage, and an attached carport. This house has an open floor plan, Open kitchen with an island. Some other features include recent roof, windows, paint insideand out, newer kitchen appliances and flooring. Super large balcony/sundeck has recently been fenced for privacy, and has sunken hot tub. Fully fenced yard. Enter off of 204th Street. Gated also, for vehicles and RV Parking, with an extra big paved driveway and parkway. Flat and usable 1/4 acre yard. Detached garage is 28 X 16 (workshop). Across the street from Belmont School, near restaurants and shops etc...
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5 Unusual (but effective) Home Staging Ideas


"Staging" your home is all about making the space in your home as
appealing as possible to buyers. You may already know the basics, such as
eliminating clutter. Here are some other tips that are less well known yet
very effective:


• Chandeliers. Surprisingly, these are one of the simplest ways to
make a foyer, dining room or living room dramatically more eyecatching.
You can buy a good-looking chandelier for a few hundred
dollars.


• New linen. This is something many home sellers don't consider, but
should. Replace any worn linen – sheets, coverings, towels, and
even oven mitts with new ones. Believe it or not, new linen makes a
big impression on buyers.


• Pedestal sinks. It may not be practical for you to replace a bathroom
sink. However, if you are doing a renovation, keep in mind that
pedestal sinks – especially in small washrooms – are a big hit with
buyers.


• New appliances. A brand new fridge, stove and dishwasher are
motivating selling features to buyers. That's because new appliances
make the whole kitchen look brand new.


• Avoid multi-use rooms. Have a spare bedroom that doubles as a
home office? That's a turnoff to buyers. Whenever possible, stage
each room so that it has a singular purpose. A guest bedroom, for
example, should be only that.


Want more tips on how to stage your home so that it attracts buyers? Call
today.






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I have listed a new property at 102 10455 UNIVERSITY DR in Surrey.
D'Cor. Fully furnished with dishes and coffee machine etc... and self contained. Just move in. Perfect for skytrain commuters and/or students. Rental? Great location. 1 block to Skytrain. Kiddie corner to City Hall. Simon Fraser University2 blocks at Central City Mall. This unit has parking right outside sliding glass patio door, which faces the courtyard. This is a very functional unit. Some features include wall to wall tile and engineered laminate throughout, master bedroom with beside cabinets, ceiling fan and glass block for extra lighting. Kitchen has double stainless steel sinks with garburator, built-in over the range microwave, track lighting and 2 hanging lights over the eating area. Insuite laundry.
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How a Home Inspection Helps You
Whether you're considering buying a particular home, selling your current
property – or both – a home inspection can help.
A home inspection is an inspection by a qualified professional who takes a
close look at every aspect of a home – structure, wiring, plumbing, and
more – and identifies issues you may not have noticed yourself.
For example, a home inspection can reveal that a furnace will need to be
replaced soon, or that there is a water leak into the basement that needs to
be fixed.
You'll definitely want to get a professional home inspection before you buy a
particular property. That's why most offers to purchase a home are
conditional upon passing a home inspection. (The last thing you want is to
buy your dream home only to discover that the wiring needs to be updated!)
You may also want to get a home inspection on your own home before you
list it for sale. A certificate from a qualified professional that states that your
home passed inspection will make your property more attractive to buyers.
Many reputable home inspectors are members of a professional industry
association.