Is the Market starting to heat up?

(January 22, 2013)

Is the market heating up? Maybe. I am starting to see signs of the market heating up. My trusted source at TD Mortgage said its as if someone flipped a switch in 2013 and everyone has woken up again to real estate. They are getting more applications. This further verifies an incident I witnessed this myself the other day when 1376 Jefferson Ave in West Vancouver had 3 offers on the same day and so... read more.

Get up to $25,000 savings at The Drive, North Van*

(January 18, 2013)

Till Jan 31, 2013, get a total of $25,000 savings when you purchase a condo at the new condo development on 1300 Marine Drive in North Vancouver.  Urban living on the North Shore at its best!  $25,000 includes $15,000 off suite 305 if purchased by Jan 31, 2013* and $10,000 Government First Time Home Buyers Rebate.  Conditions Apply. 

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North Shore Living - Pristine and Family Friendly

(January 18, 2013)

I find this article by Vancouver Sun  about the North Shore quite humourous, describing the North Shore.  How do you like North Vancouver and West Vancouver described? Would love to hear your comments!  Article here

Fresh Street Market -will we warm up to it?

(January 09, 2013)

Fresh Street Market in Ambleside- on the old site of the Safeway on 16th Street and Marine Drive in West Vancouver - just opened its doors. Will West Vancouverites warm up to this upscale supermarket that took over local favourite Safeway? Its hard to say. Many people, a large percentage of them seniors, shopped at Safeway for years, liked the prices and were very familiar with it. The little old... read more.

Buy a home in Vancouver for 50 cents on the dollar?

(January 08, 2013)

I just love this quote by Mr Muir, Chief Economist at the  B.C. Real Estate Association!“Some home buyers are sitting on the fence and I think many of them will come back into the market in 2013 when they realize they aren’t going to buy a home in Vancouver for 50 cents on the dollar,"Too funny!  Full article "BC Real Estate Market 'Pauses to Catch its Breath' here

How the Vancouver Real Estate Market did in 2012

(January 03, 2013)

Prices hold firm as home buyers and sellers conclude 2012 from the sidelines The Greater Vancouver housing market experienced below average home sale totals, typical home listing activity and modest declines in home prices in 2012.The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that total sales of detached, attached and apartment properties in 2012 reached 25,032, a 22.7 per cent declin... read more.


(January 02, 2013)

Happy New Year everyone!