Real estate prices in Metro Vancouver are sky-high no matter how you slice it. There are brand new homes selling in Metro Vancouver that will give you sticker shock — but not for the reason you'd expect. We found a handful of cheap Metro Vancouver homes that are coming in at way under the typical $1 million price tag.\nThe Ferguson Place development right in the heart of has Abbotsford has homes that start at $699,900. That's not for half of a duplex or for an old-tear down.\nThat's the cost of a brand new single-family detached house. You'd never expect to find a home that's brand new and selling for this cheap.\nIt's almost less than half of what you'd pay for a typical new house. You can hardly even get a cheap apartment in Vancouver for less than $700,000, so these affordable homes in Abbotsford are a total steal.\nAbbotsford is just an hour from Vancouver and it's a great alternative to living in Vancouver. Plus, there are a ton of cute hidden gems that make Abbotsford special.\nIf you've been dreaming of owning your own home that you can afford and that isn't a fixer-upper, then you can actually own one in Metro Vancouver right now.\nFerguson Place | Website\nFerguson Place | Website\nThe homes are cute and have a lot of character. The smallest home has three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms and about 1,800 square feet of space.\nFerguson Place | Website\nFerguson Place | Website\nInside, the houses are spacious, bright and homey. The bathroom has an ultra-modern frameless glass shower and a freestanding tub in the master ensuite.\nEach house has high ceilings, glittering quartz countertops and an enclosed two-car garage.\nFerguson Place | Website\nFor less than $700,000 it's incredible that you can get a brand new home when even $1 million in Vancouver can barely get you something shabby.\nCan't imagine not living in Vancouver? You can get an affordable home, but it won't be a brand-new detached house like this, not even close.\nFerguson Place\nPrice: from $699,900\nAddress: 34121 George Ferguson Way, Abbotsford, BC \nDescription: You can get an affordable three or four-bedroom home right in Central Abbotsford and it's brand new.\n\n \n \n \n \n \n Ferguson Place | Website\n \n \n \nView Here\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.