This unfortunately-placed real estate sign is a little too real for Vancouver

Jun 5 2018, 6:40 pm

Sure, it might just be an unfortunately-placed advertisement, but it’s also an all-too-real sign of the times when it comes to the real estate market in Vancouver.

This particular photo of a “For Sale” sign in Vancouver was posted to Reddit and is currently causing conversation around the current state of the city’s housing market.

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Some Reddit users have even talked about the real estate potential of a place like this in Vancouver’s overheated housing scene.

“You’ll feel so relieved when you get home to this cozy, fragrant bachelor suite with ensuite, private 3/4 back garden, durable roof with lifetime warranty against craftmanship, key operated security system, close curb-side parking and carefully designed ventilation to keep warm in winter and cool in summer,” writes A_Following_Sea. “Great for young buyers to gain entry into the local Vancouver real estate market. Don’t miss this little nugget.”

“Fit for a king,” writes caceomorphism. “Incredible high vaulted ceiling! Main chamber twice as high as its length and width. Furniture included.”

So there you have it. In a city where tear-downs can go for $2 million, it’s no surprise some have already looked at the possibilities of a sale like this.

Just make sure you stay out of the basement suite.

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