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Aug. 3, 2018

Top 5 Ice Cream Parlours in Greater Vancouver for 2018!

Best ice cream parlours in Vancouver, North Vancouver, Burnaby & Port Moody

Trying to cool off this summer? Well, treat yourself to one of the best ice creams in Metro Vancouver!

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Posted in Community
Aug. 1, 2018

Our West End Condo Sold Over List Price - Thanks for Your Excellent Service and Advice!

West End Vancouver Condo Sold Over List Price

We recently had the pleasure of helping our clients, Mike and Quentin, sell their West EndVancouver condo in multiple offers over list price, and this is what they said about our service:

"Just a brief note to say how pleased we were with Lori and Alan who handled the  sale of our condo. They provided excellent service, sound advice and were true professionals at every step. We interviewed a number of realtors and Lori and Alan impressed us the most. We weren’t disappointed. We will certainly recommend them to family and friends in Vancouver"

We'd like to help you achieve your real estate goals, and sell your home quickly for top dollar. Contact Us to discuss how we can help you too.

Posted in News, Selling
July 21, 2018

Berkeley House in Richmond - Selling Now!

Berkeley House Presale Condos in Richmond, BC

PRESALES have Started! Berkeley House in Alexandra Gardens, Richmond, BC by Polygon. Sophisticated 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes with modern West Coast architecture. Air-conditioned interiors, nine-foot ceilings, luxury kitchens with brand name kitchen appliances and spa-inspired ensuite bathrooms.

Berkeley Clubhouse offers two floors of resident only amenities including a lounge, gym, yoga studio and more.

Central location close to skytrain, shops and restaurants.

Pricing is anticipated to start in the mid $500's for a 1 bed + den, low $600's for a 2 bed, mid $900's for a 3 bed. Pricing is subject to change, so please Contact Us for up to date pricing and promotions.

Now Selling! Contact Us now for pricing, a private viewing and the full preview package including floor plans.

Posted in New Developments
July 10, 2018

June 2018 - Home Seller Supply Grows as Demand Declines

To view  all the details of the current Greater Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Vancouver West and Vancouver East real estate market statistics and graphs, just click the desired buttons below to open a detailed PDF report.

 

Posted in Market Update
July 9, 2018

Park West at Lions Gate, North Shore - Presales Start Soon!

Two Highrise Concrete Towers at Park West at Lions Gate Presale - North Vancouver

PRESALE - Park West at Lions Gate brings resort-style living to the North Shore. Located at the corner of Capilano Road and Marine Drive on the edge of North Vancouver and West Vancouver. These 2 concrete towers, designed by renowned architect Foad Rafii, offer 258 luxurious one, two and three bedroom homes with 14 unique layout options.

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Posted in New Developments
June 15, 2018

Always a Pleasure to Work With -- Received Multiple Offers on our Home!

We recently had the pleasure of helping our clients, Cynthia and Jordan, sell their New Westminster townhouse in multiple offers for a great price, and this is what Jordan said about our service:

"I have sold two properties with Lori and Alan. Always a pleasure to work with. Lori and Alan are very detailed oriented people who make it a smooth way to buy or sell a property. Would highly recommend them if you are looking to buy or sell."

We'd like to help you achieve your real estate goals, and sell your home quickly for top dollar. Contact Us to discuss how we can help you too.

Posted in News, Selling
June 13, 2018

May 2018 - Reduced Demand Is Allowing Housing Supply To Accumulate

To view  all the details of the current Greater Vancouver, Fraser Valley, Vancouver West and Vancouver East real estate market statistics and graphs, just click the desired buttons below to open a detailed PDF report.

 

Posted in Market Update
June 8, 2018

Basics of Do-it-Yourself Video-based Home Security

Do-it-yourself video camera home security tips and installation

According to law enforcement experts, a video-based home security system is significantly more effective than a simple alarm system. The reason is obvious. Burglars don’t want their crimes captured on video, which can then be used as evidence in court.

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Posted in Maintenance, Owning
June 2, 2018

Beware of Over-Downsizing or Over-Upsizing when Buying a Home

Tips to upsize or downsize into a new home

Buying a new pair of shoes is relatively easy. Once you find the style you like, all you need to do is try them on and see if they fit. If they do, you go to the cash register and pay.

When it comes to size, buying a new home can be trickier! Whether your intention is to upsize or downsize, figuring out the right size can be especially challenging. 

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Posted in Buying
May 24, 2018

B.C. Residential Tenancy Act Amendments

B.C. Residential Tenancy Act Amendments May 2018The B.C. Residential Tenancy Act was amended on May 17, 2018.

Following are a few highlights reflecting the changes to the Residential Tenancy Act.

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Posted in Investing, News