Mike’s Blog for Home Sellers

For Sellers – Lowball Offers – How to Avoid them and what to do if you get one

If you're selling a property in Vancouver right now there is a very good chance you have received or will receive a lowball offer. This video explains how to avoid a low ball offer and what to do if you receive one. What is a lowball offer? Have a look at my previously posted video on lowball offers Why are lowball offers so common right now? Real Estate prices in Vancouver are falling at present. Buyers are worried they will buy a property that will be worth less tomorrow than what they paid for it today. Lowball offers are common… Find out more

A Winter Sunset in Yaletown!

Yaletown Sunset in Downtown Vancouver By Mike Stewart View in HD Download 480p Version Visit Mike Stewart's ExposureRoom Videos Page Hi All, This is a bit frivolous, but it was just so gorgeous I had to share! Find out more

Why Vancouver Real Estate is Doing What its Doing By Paul Krugman

The Financial Crisis Explained by Paul Krugman! By Mike Stewart View in HD Download 480p Version Visit Mike Stewart's ExposureRoom Videos Page Have a look at this article below by Paul Krugman that I recently read in the Guardian. It explains clearly and in an easy to understand manner, what in the US and its effect on the rest of the World. I am a big fan of Paul Krugman. I took Political Science at Simon Fraser University and I read alot of his stuff. I love it and I'd love to hear your thoughts! We all go together when… Find out more

Vancouver Real Estate Market Seasonal Fluctuations

Seasonal Fluctuations in Vancouver's Real Estate Market on Mike Stewarts Video Blog By Mike Stewart View in HD Download 480p Version Visit Mike Stewart's ExposureRoom Videos Page Real estate markets fluctuate (really!?) and for the Vancouver market, spring is always the busiest followed by early to mid autumn. The worst times to start marketing a property are high summer and deep winter. High summer (late July to Labour Day) is tought because people are on vacation or want to go to the beach and not to open houses. Deep winter is no good because the weather deters people and the… Find out more

Dates in Real Estate Transaction

No... I don't mean candlelit dinners and footsy! I mean Acceptance Dates! Subject Removal Dates! Completion Dates! Possession Dates! Basically the important dates when you buy or sell real estate in Vancouver. This is pretty much a 2.0 version of an older post on my old blog. Check out Important Dates in Real Estate Transaction if I make a mess of my explanation. Find out more