VANCOUVER HOME AND DESIGN SHOW


Thanks to Serena from Cambria for inviting a few of us down with tix. Went to go and see what's new and cool in design trends to help my client in her big loft renovation project to be showcased soon at 29 Smithe. 


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Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

Nelson on the Park ( Finally more change to a design being proposed )

A new proposed development for downtown Vancouver’s West End neighbourhood could provide the skyline with a pixelated touch.

A 60-storey residential building, dubbed ‘Nelson on the Park’ by project proponents, is planned for 1075 Nelson Street – just metres away from Nelson Park and a half-block’s distance from First Baptist Church. The proposal lies within the municipal government’s West End Community Plan’s 550 foot height limit, allowing the project to eclipse the height of the nearby One Wall Centre




Few details are known about the project at this time but renderings have been published on the website of the 2015 World Architecture Festival, to be held in Singapore this November. The renderings show a slender, rectangular-shaped tower topped off by a large rooftop pool with a pixelated roof structure that provides an aesthetic transition into the sky.

The tower is designed by Singaporean-born designer Chris Doray, who is based in Vancouver and previously worked with Bing Thom Architects, as well as Vancouver-based Nick Milkovich Architects and IBI Group. The project is being spearheaded by the Wall Financial Corporation.

 

Content Link: http://www.vancitybuzz.com/2015/07/vancouver-pixelated-skyscraper/

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Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

A Rare Gem West of Denman Street, Vancouver only $410,000.00

BEAUTIFUL 640 SQFT 1 BEDROOM HOME SET NEAR ENGLISH BAY, VANCOUVER


Near Sylvia Hotel & West of Denman, 1/2 block to English Bay, seawall, Stanley Park & Denman. This upgraded well maintained building has been rain screened & is in a highly sought after area in the West End. This renovated 1 bedroom suite with its open living, dining & kitchen makes for a nice layout offering a gas F/P & private balcony to relax out on. Comes with insuite laundry & bonus walk in closet off the bedroom. Inc 1 parking & 1 storage locker! Easy to call home.  Call me at 604-617-2947 for viewing the home or simply email me charles@charlesbilash.com 


 

A BOUTIQUE OWNER OCCUPIED BUILDING WITH ONLY 44 HOMES




 

CHARLES BILASH

SUNNUS Properties / 604-617-2947  / charles@charlesbilash.com

Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

SOLD by Charles Bilash

INVESTMENT THAT MAKES SENSE 

If you have about $65,000.00 and looking for an investment with a positive cash flow approximately "$300.00" after paying a mortgage, taxes and maintenance fees, then call me for a few more homes available with this equation. With a growing and stable community, high demand from young families and professionals, finally a investment that makes sense and pays!!

Call me Charles Bilash 604-617-2947 or charles@charlesbilash.com


The Grove is a welcome addition to an already vibrant enclave in Clayton Heights — 141 roomy parkhomes nested around a forested inner courtyard. Families of all sizes will call this community home for years to come, thanks to its intelligent design, single-family feel, extraordinary amenities and easy walkability.

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Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

Jenga tower proposed for downtown Vancouver

A German starchitect based in Beijing and Hong Kong is proposing to build a landmark residential tower on the northern fringes of downtown Vancouver’s West End neighbourhood.

Ole Scheeren’s Jenga-like design with rectangular blocks that protrude out of the upper levels is slated for 1500 West Georgia Street, sharing the site of the Rhone and Iredale-designed triangular office building which will remain. The development would be built on the eastern end of the city block on the corner of the intersection of West Georgia and Nicola streets.




Finally some global designs to break our semi-boring skyline. Lets hope the City of Vancouver supports the vision.


With its iconic design and height of 152 metres (500 feet), if approved it would effectively provide a distinctive new ‘entrance’ into Vancouver from Stanley Park and the North Shore.

“The tower opens up to embrace both city and nature in a three-dimensional sculpture, projecting the space of living outwards into the site’s surroundings, responding to the multi-directional context,” reads the architect’s description of his design. “The resulting multiple terraces generated from these horizontal shifts create both physical and emotional connectivity between the indoor and outdoor environment.”

“The design of the building presents a carefully crafted distinctive silhouette that reaches out to engage the space of the city and stands as a new beacon that activates the skyline.”

1500 West Georgia is local developer Bosa Properties’ most architecturally ambitious project to date. In addition to the unique aesthetic design elements, the 51-storey building will aim for a LEED Platinum certification with green features that include solar panels on the roof to generate power for the building’s lower commercial levels and public amenities.

The new tower will be footed by a plaza and an expanded and improved cascading water feature will replace the existing installation.

There are 235 residential units within the tower, units that will likely become trophy properties in the region’s luxury market. The overall cost of the project could exceed half a billion dollars given the intricate design’s elements and location fronting the Coal Harbour neighbourhood.

Bosa Properties purchased the city block last year with the intent of adding a residential tower to the site.

The height of the proposal follows the constraints of the City’s West End Community Plan and view cone policies, allowing the tower to become the fifth tallest building in the city and the tallest building in the immediate area.


Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

PENTHOUSE Assignment!!


JUST SOLD this Luxury 2 Bedroom with huge out door space Penthouse in this new development by Concord Pacific. One Pacific – one block to everything Vancouver has to offer – the seawall, Yaletown, marina and the exciting sports & entertainment district.

The lobby, with concierge, is elegant and makes a grand statement of arrival. This elegance extends into every home with wood veneer, integrated Miele appliances, marble and air conditioning. For amenities, One Pacific has the Riviera Deck which features a cantilevered glass swimming pool, the Sky Garden and several on-site retail services. One Pacific offers residents a 5-star living experience.

 

The next signature development being redesigned at the moment and available later 2015 is the ARC by Concord Pacific. Call me for details for exclusive access.

Charles Bilash 604-617-2947 / SUNNUS Properties 

Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

Discovering the new Sea to Sky Gondola Adventure



 

A great day for a hike and checking out the spectacular views from at this BC wonder


She convinced him they were buddies


Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

SOLD...very competitive to get as best of a deal as possible


City-home in a fantastic Yaletown location just steps to the seawall, great restaurants, nightlife and round house key sky train station. The open plan living/dinning area makes the space feel open and airy, yet allows fordefined office space for those who work from home. Amenities including indoor pool, large outdoor sundeck with BBQ's, modern gym facilities, squash courts, billiards room, bike room and more. Call me to help you find what you are looking for. Charles Bilash 604.617.2947 or charles@charlesbilash.com


Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

Got to make it back home for this!!

CLOUD 9 FIJI

Cloud 9 is Fiji's only two level floating platform with an internationally stocked bar and Italian wood-fired pizzeria surrounded by turquoise blue water and picturesque views.

This unique venue has surround sound system throughout, sun decks, hanging chairs and day beds. Cloud 9 is built with precision and creativity giving you an experience like no other!

Cloud 9 caters to all events at the ocean - whether it's your special day tying the knot, a unique private party, or a corporate function with a twist! Cloud 9 is here to create an ambience perfect for all.


"Picture this: A bar – decorated with day beds and funky beats – in the middle of the ocean, near one of the best reef breaks in the world. This is Cloud 9, a short speed-boat ride from Malolo island in the Mamanucas, Fiji. Once moored close to Cloudbreak, the pontoon bar has reopened on nearby Ro Ro Reef, after the police decided it was a little too close to the killer surf spot. As well as cool cocktails, the bar boasts Italian wood-fired pizza. We watch a school of barracudas leap from the cyan waters, convinced this must be a mirage."



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Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.

BOLLYWOOD came to Osler Elementary School

My kids did a Bollywood production involving the whole school. Seems like a great fun exercise for the School and the kids to participate in!!

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Charles Bilash

20 years in any industry is a feat. 20 plus and successful years in the evolving, and ultra competitive Vancouver real estate game is next level. Charles Bilash achieved this milestone in 2016, but if you ask him…he’s just getting started. Armed with an insatiable appetite for knowledge, a passion for innovation, and a megawatt smile, Charles has carved out a top spot among Vancouver’s elite (and most charming) agents. And this Presidents Club alumni has no plans to give up that post.

Since day one, Charles has sought out innovative ways to break the corporate mold. His strategy? To embrace the latest technology and think outside the real estate box. And now – with Team Blu backup– he’s also harnessing the power of creative collaboration to push the industry forward (and to better service his clients – of course!)

With experience comes wisdom, and Charles has learned that a fulfilling life is a balanced one. So when client care is complete, he directs his boundless energy towards his two beautiful kids Shriya and Jayden. Loving them and living large with his wing-woman (and fellow Blu Realtor) Candice is what gives this passionate realtor purpose. And for Charles Bilash, passion + purpose = another 20 successful years.