Residential & Investment Properties

Why Now is a Good Time to Buy

(February 02, 2015, posted in Market Trends)

The question everybody always wants the answer to: Is NOW a good time to buy Real Estate?

While it is always a good time to invest in property, Mark Fidgett, a local, Vancouver Mortgage Broker, gives us some good reasons why now may be better than most to buy and as a result, why it also may be a good time to sell.  Let me know if you have any questions: christina@christinaerl.comor 778-386-0771

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.

Millennials are ready to buy a home

(December 18, 2013, posted in Market Trends)

A recent Pulte Group survey has provided us with some very interesting data.. Millennials – or Generation Y (roughly anyone born between 1980 and 2000) – are a group of up and comers in the real estate market. For a long time it was assumed that this generation would have little or no interest in buying real estate. Often seen as hipsters, commitment-phobic, technology-obsessessed generation, this... read more.