Monthly Archives: November 2011

Collection 45 Vancouver Presale Condo PRICING & Floor Plans

Collection 45 Presale Condo in Mount Pleasant

Collection 45 is a 6 level concrete pre-construction condo development or presale in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighbourhood. There will be 45 residential condos and 5 ground level commercial/retail spaces. Expect roof top decks for some of the two-level “scissor suites” with clam shell door/skylight access. All the suites will have balconies except for studios with enclosed balconies.


Pricing for Collection 45 in Mount Pleasant

Studios start at $309,900 and range in size from 452-624sf with larger   Continue Reading…

How to Sell a Condo 6 | Home Staging

How to Sell Your Vancouver Condo 6 – Home Staging

In How to Sell a Condo 5, we discussed the minimum requirements to prepare a suite for sale in the Vancouver real estate market.

Today we’ll discuss the next level of preparing your condo for sale – Professional Home Staging.

Speaking of professional home staging, Ron Sowden of Dekora Home Staging was kind enough to come and discuss with me how Home Staging can help sell a condo in Vancouver.

What is Home Staging?  Continue Reading…

1082 Seymour The Freesia Condo in Downtown Vancouver

Vancouver Condo Buildings I Like!

The Freesia at 1082 Seymour Street in Downtown Vancouver.

This is the first in a series of video blog posts on Vancouver Condos I Like.

The Freesia at 1082 Seymour Street is a personal favourite of mine. I like it so much that I even built an entire website dedicated to 1082 Seymour Street, complete with Listings, Floor Plans, and Strata Information.

Why Do I Like 1082 Seymour Street?

October 2011 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package

October 2011 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Mike Stewart

Greater Vancouver at lower end of balanced housing market

With a sales-to-active property listings ratio of 15 per cent, the Greater Vancouver housing market continues to hover at the lower end of a balanced market and has been trending in that direction over the past five months.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales of detached, attached and apartment properties on the region’s Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) system reached 2,317 in October, a 1 per cent decrease compared to the 2,337 sales in   Continue Reading…