Monthly Archives: May 2013

188 Keefer Presale Condo A Boutique Chinatown Development by Westbank

188 Keefer at a Glance 134 condominium homes 22 rental suites targeted for senior citizens Make your home in historic Chinatown 17 storeys of city views Designed by award-winning W.T. Leung Architects High-end appliances Super-efficient floor plans Over 4,000 square feet of amenities Starting from $239,900 188 Keefer Vancouver condos will offer high-end living in one of Vancouver’s most dynamically transforming real estate districts. Located at 188 Keefer St. (Main and Keefer), the development will be a burst of new life on the site of a former casino. View Larger Map Residents will love the easy access to downtown Vancouver,… Find out more

How to Buy a First Home 15 – Subject to Inspection & The Contract of Purchase and Sale

First Time Home Buyer Safety - Subject to Inspection in the Contract of Purchase and Sale! In Episode 14, we talked about Subject to Financing and how this is a powerful way to protect a first time home buyer when it comes to financing. Today we are going to talk about the Subject to Inspection clause in the Contract of Purchase and Sale and how this can protect a new home buyer in Vancouver. What is an Inspection When Buying a Home in Vancouver? An Inspection or Home Inspection as they are commonly referred to in Vancouver is when the… Find out more

April 2013 REBGV Statistics Package

REBGV Stats Package, April 2013 by Mike Stewart Spring delivers greater balance to Greater Vancouver housing market A closer relationship between home buyer demand and the supply of homes for sale has been having a stabilizing impact on home prices in the Greater Vancouver housing market over the last three months. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,627 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in April 2013. This represents a 6.1 per cent decrease compared to the 2,799 sales recorded in April 2012, and an 11.9 per cent increase… Find out more