REALTORS Advice: Why buying in Deep Cove makes sense now

Quaint and peaceful, Deep Cove offers small-town living close to the big city bustle. A waterfront community with an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities, it is laid back, charming, and family friendly. Average home price 2015: $1.1 million 5-year price change: 4% Properties in Deep Cove ran the gamut from family home and condos to… Read More >

Thinking of buying a fixer-upper? How to do it right

Thinking of buying a fixer-upper? How to do it right

While the notion of a fixer-upper can be irresistible, it can also be fraught with peril. Before you jump in, have a realistic idea of what you’re getting into. Do the math Figure out what the sale price needs to be to make it worth it. Add up the costs – labour, materials, and your… Read More >

REALTORS Advice: Why Abbotsford is a smart investment

REALTORS Advice: Why Abbotsford is a smart investment

Looking to buy in the Greater Vancouver region? Abbotsford is one of the sweet spots where you can still find affordable real estate. Average home price 2015: $466,583 5-year price change: 10% While sale prices have remained relatively stable over the past five years, the sale price rose 9% between 2014 and 2015. In 2016,… Read More >

4 Tips to Win the War for Your Dream Home

4 Tips to Win the War for Your Dream Home

In the “new normal” that is the ultra-competitive Vancouver housing market, buyers expect to be in a bidding war. Inventory is at an all-time low with supply chasing unprecedented demand. Prices continue to climb and competition is fierce. Buyers are going to extraordinary lengths to get into the market. Here are 4 tips on how… Read More >

5 essential tips for first time home buyers

5 essential tips for first time home buyers

Taking the leap into home ownership is a big deal. For most of us it will be the largest financial decision that we ever make. Before you buy, here are some things to do. 1. Work out what you can afford Before you start looking for a home, make a call to your financial institution… Read More >

3 Reasons why North Vancouver should be on your list of places to live

3 Reasons why North Vancouver should be on your list of places to live

If you’re looking for a property in Vancouver, then you should check out listings in North Shore neighbourhoods like Canyon Heights, the Boulevard, and Lonsdale. With stunning views of Burrard Inlet and the city, and proximity to the great outdoors and the cultural amenities of Downtown, the North Shore offers sanctuary from the crowd. Let’s… Read More >

Tips on staging and selling a home in Greater Vancouver

Tips on staging and selling a home in Greater Vancouver

Fall in Vancouver is absolutely spectacular. Picturesque year round, the falling leaves give the city a vibrant charm. With many homebuyers looking for property, it’s the perfect time for sellers to get their house ready for sale with some simple staging tips. 1. Less is more Buyers need to be able to envision themselves living… Read More >