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… Find out more

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. The decision to sell… Find out more

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 View Larger Map With a moratorium on new developments in place in the West End, 1265 Barclay represents a unique opportunity to own a newly-renovated… Find out more

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? A home inspection is when a qualified… Find out more

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 1998 and 39.2 per… Find out more