About the room

  • House
  • 4 bedrooms total
  • 1 bedrooms available (Single Room)
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 months minimum stay
  • Available now
  • Furnished
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Terrace/ Balcony
  • Wifi

Who lives there

3 mixed gender, from 24 to 37 years old, professional, non smokers


Ideal roommates

female, from 20 to 45 years old, professionals


Room description

Young professionals seek peer in optionally furnished room in shared house:

- Features north-facing MOUNTAIN VIEW panoramic window, gorgeous hardwood floors

- Double-bed, desk, double-dresser, closet with safe; in-room wifi plus ethernet & TV cable wall jacks

- Obligatory $200 extra per housemate pooled for WEEKLY MAID, uncapped internet 150, heat/hydro, shared pharma/laundry supplies (TP, detergent, etc), and pantry stocking of fully-equipped kitchen with shared bulk staples (rice, pasta, cereal, milk, eggs, spices, condiments, etc; set shopping list available)

- 2 female/3 male 20s-30s single residents share main bath, including lease-holder/property-manager on ground floor; further married couple in Master Suite with private bath also share kitchen

KITCHEN

- Shared open-concept featuring 3 sinks on opposite sides of sweeping granite horseshoe counter-top / bar

- New brushed-metal oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, sandwich grill, sodastream, etc. LOUNGE

- Huge hardwood-floored studio area with gas fireplace and premium hi-fi stereo

- Library with window flower nursery, fish tank, 2nd gas fireplace

- Adjoining ground-floor restroom ** TV-free environment in common areas **

PROPERTY

- New-ish, NO-COIN washer, dryer, clothes storage in basement laundry room

- New, very high-capacity water-heater

- Some limited garage storage for bikes, surf-boards etc.

- Hardwood floors, staircase, banisters

- Propane BBQ, picnic table, cosy front porch, back deck, behind high clapboard fencing

- Shared veggie garden

- PIN code and smartphone front door access

NEIGHBOURHOOD ('Hastings-Sunrise')

- TRANSIT NODE: stops for articulated EXPRESS #95 Downtown (morning runs faster than skytrain!), #135 SFU, #14 UBC, & #16 to Granville Is. / to 29th Ave SKYTRAIN

- No parking on-site: city street parking permit $39 monthly

- Modo coop car (Silver Nissan Juke: $4 hourly for members), and Car2Go queue both within 2-blocks - Hastings Community Centre gym & classes, yoga studio, dance studio, Public Library

- Shoppers Drugmart (small groceries section), 2 Health Clinics, & 3 Dentists

- Canada Post, PetroCanada, independent Beer, Wine, & Liquor store, Italian bakery

- Starbucks (opens 5am), 'Le Petite Saigon' Pho bistro, 'Al Buco' gourmet pizzeria - Grocers, Dollar store, vintage/thrift clothing, butcher, sushi, Thai, all 10-min walk

- Van City / TD / RBC / BMO / CIBC banking

- Live music Fri/Sat @The Brighton; Wed night open-mic at The Pressbox Pub

- Quiet, leafy side-street; negligible through-traffic

THE CATCH?

- Sorry: no pets, no couples/children

- Ruthless *same-day* dishes policy (other House Code rules posted in writing)

- On-property we are non-smoking & cannabis-free (chillin park is a 5min walk)

- Quiet hours 10pm-7am: i.e. poor fit for night or early-morning shift workers

- Musician-friendly: day-time practice of acoustic guitar, fiddle, & vocals is frequent

- Month-to-month housemate invite only (no 'lease' per BC RTA / no separate keys)

- Min 1-month notice to end early secured by advance on final month's rent

APPLICATION

- Email with short bio including re your employment (unsuitable queries not answered)

- Please disclose any relevant personal traits / hobbies / allergies / phobias / peeves

- Bring to show gov photo ID (will be reciprocated; copies welcome)


Listing ID: H171113195910841

Posted on 14 September 2018