Monthly Archives: May 2009

Pet Lovers! Buying a Condo? Watch This Video Before You Buy!

ALWAYS READ STRATA BYLAWS WHEN YOU BUY A CONDO! NOT CHECKING PET RESTRICTIONS WILL COST YOU MONEY!! Many people (like me!) think of their pets as being part of the family. When buying a condo people often overlook whether or not their pet will be welcome or allowed in the building they are buying. This oversight can be very expensive. In the video, I relate the story of my client who bought a place privately before he met me, only to realise there were no pets allowed in his new condo. He had to sell this place and buy a… Find out more

What is a Leaky Condo and How to Avoid Them!

Leaky Condos Are Everywhere in Vancouver. Keep this in mind if you're buying a condo in Vancouver. A condo that initially looks solid as a rock, may be a festering rotten mess inside the walls or in other places you can't see. 4 ways to avoid buying a Leaky Condo 1) Use a qualified, experienced Realtor who specialises in the area you are buying in. Using a qualified Realtor specialising in the area you're buying who will know which buildings are or have been Leaky Condos. To make sure they know their stuff, Use this simple test. Ask them which… Find out more