Monthly Archives: September 2012

MC2 Marine X Cambie Vancouver Presale Condo by Intercorp

MC2 Marine X Cambie by, a new presale condo development along Vancouver’s popular Cambie Corridor

at MC2 Marine X Cambie (MC Squared) is a Vancouver pre-construction condo development slated for the growing commercial/residential neighbourhood situated around the Canada Line’s Marine Drive Station.

With its transit friendly location, LEED environmental building standards, car co-op partnerships and bike/walk focused masterplan, the Marine x Cambie development is the new standard for sustainable design in Vancouver.

Look for two towers (31 and 24 floors) with a mixed-use podium featuring retail, townhomes, rental units and more. In all, the Marine x Cambie development will boast 443 homes.

Demand will be strong, so contact me soon to ensure your place in line for this presale opportunity.

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MC2– Be an early adopter in Vancouver’s coolest new neighbourhoods.

The MC2 development will be situated at the intersection of Southwest Marine Drive Cambie St. in South Vancouver. The area is poised for massive growth spurred by the Canada Line (it’s just 17 minutes to the downtown core and nine minutes to the airport).

The Marine Gateway development across Marine Drive will have a movie theatre and stellar commercial tenants like T & T Supermarket. These will complement the on-site retail and commercial floor space attached to the MC2 development.

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When to Sell a Condo 8 – Best Season to List a Property for Sale in Vancouver

How to Sell a Condo in Vancouver 8: When to List a Property for Sale

In Episode 7, we talked about things to avoid when preparing a condo for sale and in Episodes 5 & 6 we talked about how to prepare your condo unit for sale and the option of home staging.

Today, we’re going to talk about timing the Vancouver Real Estate Market and the best time to sell a condo.

Should I sell My Vancouver Condo now?

I get this question all the time and it is nearly impossible for me to answer.

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The decision to sell is rarely decided by what is happening in the Vancouver Real Estate Market. People decide to sell their condos because of personal or investment reasons that may not be related to the time of year or what is happening in the market.

The best thing for a prospective seller to is to look at what is happening in the real estate market here in Vancouver. I have great Vancouver Real Estate Statistics updated on a monthly basis available.

What is the Best Season to Sell a Condo?

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1265 Barclay Street in Downtown Vancouver’s West End with Listings

Building Information and Listings for 1265 Barclay in Downtown Vancouver’s Coveted West End

1265 Barclay is a unique new residential development in the heart of Vancouver’s renowned West End neighbourhood. The developers, Wall Financial, are renovating an existing an 11-story West End condo tower to create modern living spaces with high-end appliances and exquisite touches in the heart of one of Vancouver’s most popular communities.

1265 Barclay – In the Heart of the West End

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With a moratorium on new developments in place in the West End, 1265 Barclay represents a unique   Continue Reading…

What is a Home Inspection in the Vancouver Real Estate Market?

Real Estate Home Inspections in the Vancouver Explained!

There is a lot of confusion surrounding a home inspections in Vancouver particularly among first time home buyers.

Common questions include: What is a Home Inspection? Whats included? Are home inspection for the benefit of the buyer? For the seller? For the bank/lender? Will the seller be able to see the inspection? etc.

To answer these common questions, Dave Brighton from Brighton Home Inspections has been kind enough to meet with us to answer these questions for us.

What is a Home Inspection in Vancouver?

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August 2012 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package

REBGV Stats Package August 2012

Home sellers continue to outnumber buyers in Greater Vancouver’s summer housing market

Home sale activity remained below long-term averages in the Greater Vancouver housing market in August.

The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales of detached, attached and apartment properties reached 1,649 in August, a 30.7 per cent decline compared to the 2,378 sales in August 2011 and a 21.4 per cent decline compared to the 2,098 sales in July 2012.

August sales were the second lowest total for the month in the region since  Continue Reading…