Upcoming Presale Projects Along Millennium Line Evergreen Skytrain Stations

The Evergreen Extension is a significant expansion of our integrated transportation network, connecting the Tri-cities to the existing SkyTrain system, regional bus network, and West Coast Express. With the opening of the Evergreen Extension on Dec. 2, 2016 Metro Vancouver now has the longest, fully-automated, driverless, rapid-transit system in the world. The six new Millennium…

How to find the Best Floor Plan in Presale Market

Presale condos and townhouses are on the rise right now, there are numbers of new project promoted monthly.  Most developers are making significant investment in the presentation centre to provide the best possible experience to attract potential buyers. As a prospective buyer, you may have the opportunity to view a vignette of the home or a full display unit. As it is impossible to demonstrate all floor plans in the presentation center, by scouting a floor plan accurately will certainly help.

How To Get Your “Dream Home” Sooner Than You Think?

My First Home has to be my “DREAM HOME” First Time Home Buyers juggling the trade-off between budget, space and amenities who can’t afford to buy the house they want in the metro area, purchasing real estate in smaller, more affordable markets can be an excellent way to get on the property ladder Many First-time…

Money Talk – Where To Buy Your Next Investment Property

Where To Buy Your Next Investment Property? My potential buyers and investors are puzzled lately after the new BC Speculation and Foreign Buyer Tax. They are uneasy to make a wise decision to justify if the market is stable for them to enter at this time.  While this group of buyers are observing what will happen…

BC Speculation and Foreign Buyer Tax Impact & Insight

Speculation Tax The new “speculation tax” will amount to 0.5 per cent of a property’s assessed value in 2018 and 2 per cent in following years. The result is a $40,000 annual bill for a house valued at $2 million and a $100,000 levy for a home valued at $5 million. Which group will be…

Assignment on Presale Development Q&A

What’s an assignment? An assignment is when a Seller sells their interest in a property before they take possession – in other words, they sell the contract they have with the Builder to a new purchaser. When a Seller assigns a property, they aren’t actually selling the property (because they don’t own it yet) –…

Quick Sale + Extra Profit = Home Staging

Quick Sale + Extra Profit = Home Staging When a real estate agents refer to staging is about decorating that is designed to showcase the best of the home’s asset to the eyes of the potential buyers.  By doing so that may potentially shorten the length of the sale, attract high quality of buyers and…