Here’s What $1,000,000 Can't Get You In Vancouver (PHOTOS)
These ultra-expensive homes look ordinary.
Sorry, Barenaked Ladies, but you'll need to win a whole lot more than a million dollars to feel rich here. For those of you looking for a , the prices might shock you. Even for well over a $1,000,000, the reality is, you are looking at basic houses.
When searching for options, buying somewhere to live is next to impossible on a . Even if you look outside of the bustling city centre and head into the suburbs, prices remain sky-high.
On our bargain hunt, options at the million-dollar price point were extremely limited.
Not only were they , but the old spaces needed a severe makeover — that is unless you like shag carpeting everywhere. Meanwhile, another house built in 1910 had a bathroom that looks worse than ones found at some dive bars.
To help you save up to purchase your first place to live, it could be a good idea to move into a . Over a year, saving a few hundred dollars each month adds up quickly and can go towards your downpayment instead.
To help you see the options available, here are some of the most affordable around town: