Residential & Investment Properties

Tips for Protecting Your Home in Extreme Weather

(October 23, 2014, posted in Home Improvement)

Some say the weather has "gone wild"! Whether you agree or disagree with this statement, when you own a home, it's always important to be prepared for the different seasons and some of the extreme temperatures and conditions that each season can bring.  You can protect your most important investment with some very simple upgrades to the exterior of your home.

In Vancouver, we are primarily affected... read more.

2014 Breakout Year for Vancouver Condo Market

(October 13, 2014, posted in Market Trends)

"Affordable mortgage rates and low numbers of residential vacancies are making 2014 “a breakout year” for sales of apartment buildings across Metro Vancouver.

The Goodman Report, a local newsletter covering multi-family investment property, notes that selling volumes have been robust, with prices per-suite in suburban Vancouver markets up 22 per cent over 2013, 13 per cent for buildings in the city... read more.

September 2014 Market Update

(October 02, 2014, posted in Market Update)

Home sales activity picks up the pace in September...

Home buyers were active in Metro Vancouver last month, with home sales well exceeding the 10-year average for September.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,922 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in September 2014. This represents a 17.7 per cent increase c... read more.