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March 28, 2018

BC Speculation Tax

BC Speculation Tax Information   On March 26, the BC Government announced that the proposed speculation tax will now focus on urban centres. Here’s a map. Exemptions remain for principal residences and long-term rentals (rented for at least six months, in increments of at least 30 days). And exemptions have been added for specific circumstances, including death and long-term medical care. The government is considering temporarily grandfathering strata units where
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A classification of how real estate market is performing.   As Vancouver and Toronto real estate market gets the national media coverage, you often heard the terms Balanced Market, Buyer’s Markert and Seller’s Market. What are they? And how does it affect my purchase or selling decision of a home? Let’s explore these classifications. There are fundamental factors that influence the real estate markets around the world, and it’s no
Market Report, Vancouver Real Estate
Vancouver Westside Latest Market Condition Report for the following neighbourhoods: Arbutus, Coal Harbour, Dunbar, False Creek, Fairview, Kerrisdale, Downtown, Yaletown,  
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What's the realtors commission in Canada?
  Realtor’s Commission in Canada   How much is the realtor commissions in Canada? A lot of questions has been asked about how much commission, or a fee, realtors charge in Vancouver compares to elsewhere in Canada. As per Canadian Competition Act, realtors commission aren’t set in stones which means they are negotiable. How much fees to charge are up to the each real estate agent business practices. Most realtors
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Vancouver First Time Home Buyer
  Own your first home sooner than you think. First time home buyers fail to purchase their ideal home due to lack of understanding of how home buying works. It’s a very simple process to obtain your home. We will be helping you understand the steps necessary in owning your home fast and cut the competition. You will learn everything from financing to negotiation strategies. We will explore the new
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Shaughnessy Properties
Most expensive property in Vancouver Vancouver has seen high price tagged properties in the past. After all, this city leads the country for most expensive residence in the country. But the latest listing tops them all and could be the most expensive home to come on the market. This property comes from one of the affluent neighbourhoods in Vancouver, Shaughnessy. Courtesy of Macdonald Realty This mansion is sold along with
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Equestrian Property for sale
Large Equestrian Centre On The Market It’s rare to see unique properties like this in Vancouver come on the market. Shortage of facilities to board horses in Vancouver area makes this property an excellent investment. This 37.7 Acres property was the former Cambridge boarding and equestrian centre, 28 acres is currently being farmed. The property can host 52 horses indoor, 34 outdoor, indoor and outdoor riding ring.  An average horse
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Buy your home in Vancouver fast
Two important steps to take before you start looking for a home in Vancouver.     The qualified buyer often has the edge when it comes to getting the offer accepted. It’s in yours, and realtor’s, best interest to know how much you’re qualified. Have a Mortgage Professional go over your financial statement and assess your affordability. Knowing how much you qualify helps the REALTOR to narrow the search and
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