If you’re looking for a house and have felt the sting of home overload, refresh yourself with this list of Instagramable homes. It’s a sure-fire way to dream big, tantalize your mind and inspire yourself with some home loving.
We’re talking about luxurious and totally intoxicating homes. And boy do these properties have game, thanks to great photography, design and architecture.
In this top five list, we take you through these fresh in the market, drool-worthy mansions and apartments, all of which scream luxury in totally different ways. It’s the creme-de-la-creme of Vancouver-area real estate.
Who wouldn’t want a slice of these heavenly estates?
Why It’s Instagram-worthy: This newly completed grand-scale luxury residence is located in the confines of West Vancouver’s sought after and most prestigious British Properties neighbourhood. Boasting breathtaking mountain, harbour and city views, this 8,675 sq-ft mansion features 8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, an entertainment sized formal living room with 14 ft. ceilings, dining room, a chef’s gourmet kitchen, wok kitchen and two guest bedrooms.
Additional features include a heated driveway, heated swimming pool, custom cabinetry, six surveillance cameras, Wifi boosters, C02 detectors, zoned climate control for each room, Versace tiles in all bathrooms. Every luxury feature you can think of puts this estate in a class of its own!
Why It’s Instagram-worthy: Hello wine cellar!
This spectacular, new, contemporary family home boasts outstanding views. It offers the best of everything, including 6 bedrooms, complete with ensuite baths. A wonderful floor plan with very generous room sizes. Features include a full-size media room, stunning bar, infra-red sauna system, steam room, incredible gourmet kitchen plus a self-contained wok kitchen, and a huge master suite with an ultra-luxurious ensuite. The home also has an elevator and a huge storage area adjacent to the garage. 2680 sqft of exterior decks and balconies with top quality finishing throughout!
Why Its Instagram-worthy: This custom-built European style home has it all!
This 9,000 sq-ft lot with 4,000 sq-ft of living space, sits on the most desirable street in Richmond. It contains 5 spacious bedrooms, an open-concept design, high detailed ceilings, high-end cabinetry, and quartz countertops. Mixed marble and hardwood floors, designer tiles and light fixtures, European-made windows, 3 marble surround gas fireplaces, wine room, all secured by a Control 4 automation system. The family room, eating area and media room, all lead to the private, beautiful backyard. The exterior kitchen area has a gas stove BBQ and large covered deck, along with a putting green for avid golfers, giving this home a resort-like feeling. The quality of construction is unmatched and built for utmost enjoyment and comfort.
Why its Instagram-worthy: Welcome to your new home. This 2,232 sq-ft apartment has approximately 1,140 sq-ft of interior living space and 1,092 sq-ft of exterior living space.
The 43-storey tower is designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma and developed by Westbank Corp.
This apartment overlooks Coal Harbour, English Bay and Stanley Park. Enjoy breathtaking views from private terraces with Japanese zen gardens. The suite is designed with fully integrated Miele appliances and one-of-a-kind custom Kengo Kuma kitchen island. Residences will enjoy luxurious amenities and services such as 24-hour concierge, private wine-tasting room, art gallery, music room, fitness centre, and an indoor swimming pool.
Why It’s Instagram-worthy: Sauna boasting rights anyone?
This brand new, modern home is nestled on nearly 10,000 sq-ft. It is a Bright south facing lot, with over 6,000 sq-ft of living space with beautiful ocean views. It contains 6 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms with a private secondary living room on the second floor with a 700 sq-ft deck.
It is an open floor concept design with a gourmet kitchen and Bosch appliances including a wok kitchen, two fireplaces, control 4 smart home, air conditioning, backup generator, security system and cameras, hide-a-hose built-in vacuum system, fully equipped theatre room, sauna and a huge recreation room. It also contains a huge landscaped backyard with a pool permit approved.