August 2015

Home Buying Tips for Expectant Parents

Posted on Aug 31, 2015

Although you may not be pregnant or expecting a child at present, if children are in the plans for the near future here are some words of wisdom and things to consider when house hunting!

1. PLAY AREAS - Whether it be a basement (finished or unfinished), a playroom, an extra bedroom or even a landing or a nook, having a space set aside for toys, cra...

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Last Minute Weekend Summer Getaways

Posted on Aug 26, 2015

The summer is slowly coming to and end....not that we can complain at all! This has been a spectacular Vancouver summer.  If you have a weekend or even a few days off coming up in the next few weeks, here are some great ideas on how to spend your time. These inexpensive excursions are all relatively close to the city yet feel so far away! 
Hope you an...

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Hot July = Hot Market!

Posted on Aug 19, 2015

Greater Vancouver real estate sales were up 30 per cent annually and prices up 11.2 per cent in July, according to Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver.

This puts sales activity for the month 33.5 per cent above the 10-year average.
But how do the figures break down by property type and neighbourhood? Check out the full article on by clinki...

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Vacation Home Turned Permanent Residence?

Posted on Aug 10, 2015

Some of us are lucky enough to have vacation homes to go to. This summer the weather has been exceptional and thus many people may find themselves spending more time than usual at the family cottage. 
Would you consider moving to your second property permanently to possibly alleviate some real estate financial stress? What about just for a change in...

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Vancouver's Summer Market is Hot Hot Hot!

Posted on Aug 05, 2015

Summer is typically one of the slower seasons when it comes to real estate. Many people are on vacation, and thus less preoccupied with the real estate market. This can be extremely beneficial for sellers! Although there may be fewer buyers actively looking for their new home, the inventory is also diminished. If you are unsure about when to list...

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