Monthly Archives: June 2013

Basement Suite Calculator for Houses in Vancouver

Basement Suite Calculator for Vancouver Houses Expensive Vancouver Houses = Basement Suites Let's face it, single family houses in Vancouver are expensive. To make owning a house more affordable many in Vancouver install a basement suite or purchase a house with a suite. Basement/Secondary Suite Calculator for Vancouver Homes The last two houses I have owned in Vancouver have had basement suites and they have had a huge difference in affordability. Most buyers of houses in Vancouver will be looking at houses that either have suites or may plan installing a suite. I have added this basement suite or secondary… Find out more

Burrard Place – A New Downtown Vancouver Presale Condo from Reliance Properties & Jim Pattison Developments Pricing & Floor Plans Available

ASSIGNMENT of CONTRACT Opportunities Available! - Fill in the BLUE FORM BELOW! *** FLOOR PLANS & PRICING AVAILABLE ***   Get the following Before Anyone Else: Floor plans & Layouts Price Range Lists Early Purchase VIP Discounts Early VIP Access to the Display Centre Insider Early Access Purchasing Opportunities.       At a Glance up to 810 housing units in two striking towers a third tower incorporating office and retail space 7-storey podium featuring retail, amenity and office space Double height lobby sculptural curving glass facade inspired by design and sustainability excellence Skyfront at Burrard Place • 60-storey skyscraper with sweeping views… Find out more

Asbestos, Home Inspections & Vancouver Houses

Vancouver Houses and Asbestos for Buyers Asbestos can be a very scary material. I recently had some clients who were particularly concerned about Asbestos in homes in Vancouver and I was fortunate enough to have Dave Brighton from meet with us to answer a few questions on the topic. What is Asbestos? Asbestos is a mineral that was widely and commonly used worldwide in insulating products and other housing materials since the early 1900's. In the 1970's & 80's it became widely known to be a highly toxic product that has resulted in this product being banned for most consumer… Find out more

May 2013 Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver Statistics Package

May 2013 REBGV Stats Mike Stewart Spring months bring balance to Greater Vancouver housing market While the number of home sales in Greater Vancouver continued to trend below the 10-year average in May, the balance of sales and listings meant continued market stability this spring. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,882 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in May 2013. This represents a one per cent increase compared to the 2,853 sales recorded in May 2012, and a 9.7 per cent increase compared to the 2,627 sales in… Find out more