• HOME OF THE WEEK – Koret Lofts

    ASKING $469,000 An inspiring loft space at “Koret Lofts”. A balanced composition in modern architecture and restoration.  Beautiful textures throughout including exposed concrete and brick walls, reclaimed heritage windows and wood beams. A series of customizations have been carried out including; a modern sleek European kitchen with stainless steel counters, wood and stone tile flooring,…

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  • Mortgage Rates

    This article and Video is a great run down on what is happening to Mortgage rates in Canada. FINANCIAL POST – MORTGAGE If you are interested in hearing more about what you can do to refinance, get a lower rate or get pre approved it is often a good idea to chat with your mortgage…

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  • Home of the Week – Loft at the Van Horne

    $355,000   INVESTOR ALERT: Unique loft space in the heart of Gastown.  This beautifully renovated suite boasts 16′ ceilings with a direct view of the North Shore mountains.  White counter tops, SS appliances, self condensing washer/dryer, cedar postand glass railings, and a massive master bedroom.  Located in the most vibrant and historic neighborhood in Vancouver…

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  • Home of the Week – Dwellings on 3rd!

    Asking $1,238,000   This 2 BEDROOM plus DEN, urban 2 LEVEL townhome plus SKY DECK is located in the desirable ARMOURY DISTRICT. THE DWELLINGS on 3rd, built by Trassolini Chetner, is a modern community of 10 LIGHT-FILLED, well planned, concrete constructed homes. Featuring 11′ ceilings, radiant in floor heat, 24×24 Italian porcelain tiles & Solus…

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  • The Wohlsein – Mount Pleasants newest development

    Located at the corner of 6th and Scotia, Wohlsein is just one block of Main street in a very up and coming area.  Shine, The Independant, and Focus are all new developments coming within a couple of blocks.  Built with solid concrete construction and LEED standards brings peace of mind.  Studios starting from $248,900 this…

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  • Investment Opportunity – Gastown – $260,000

    Looking to get into the Vancouver housing market? Welcome to 55 Alexander! 441sf NEW YORK STYLE LOFT in one of the best areas of historic GASTOWN, just steps from great restaurants, nightlife and shopping. This well laid out studio features high end finishes including granite counters, gas range, beautiful solid wood cherry stained cabinets, pedestal…

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  • Home of the Week: 1829 West 13th Ave, Vancouver

    ASKING $889,000 Fully Renovated, move in ready 1,229sqft TOWNHOUSE on the Westside.  On a quiet tree lined street but just a few blocks from South Granville, Kits, and Shaughnessy.  Stainless Bosch chef’s kitchen, caesarstone counters, engineered hardwood flooring, and an open kitchen/living room with a gas fireplace.  Rooftop deck with greak views and a gas…

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  • Open House – #606 – 1009 Harwood St – PRICED REDUCED

    Saturday January 17 2pm-4pm $437,000   “MODERN” -by Amacon. Gorgeous, SE exposed New 1 bedroom+ den with False Creek & Granville Island Marina views! Featuring engineered H/W flooring, a/c system, roller blinds, kitchen with Bosch S/S appliances, polished stone counter tops w/full stone backsplash, double undermount sink, Grohe faucets & flat panel cabinets. Elegant bathroom…

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  • December Stats

    Home sale and listing activity reach historical norms in 2014 It was a typical year for the Metro Vancouver housing market in certain respects. The region’s home sale and listing totals for 2014 both rank fifth when compared against the past 10 years of activity, while home prices increased. The Real Estate Board of Greater…

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  • The Alexander

    A new listing just came out in the Alexander building located at 27 Alexander, in the heart of Gastown.  Very rare for homes to go up for sale in this building as the location, condition of the building and ability to rent make this building a phenomenal investment.  Only one other home sold here in…

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  • November Real Estate Update

    The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Metro Vancouver reached 2,516 on the Multiple Listing Service® (MLS®) in November 2014. This represents an 8.4 per cent increase compared to the 2,321 sales in November 2013, and a 17.7 per cent decline compared to the 3,057 sales in October…

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  • Open House – 1009 Harwood St, Vancouver

    OPEN HOUSE 1009 Harwood St, Vancouver BC.  2-4pm 3 listings in Modern, a brand new development by Amacon on the edge of Yaletown and the Westend.  All 3 are 1 Beds with a den, GST Paid, Parking and Storage.  Great as an investment or for someone looking to live close to all downtown amenities.  Engineered…

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  • Open House – 1002 – 1155 Homer St, Vancouver

    OPEN HOUSE THIS WEEKEND SATURDAY/SUNDAY 2-4PM.  Complete renovation! Bright South facing I bedroom and den unit with floor to ceiling windows and city & water views! High end renovation features engineered HW flooring, new kitchen w/corian counter tops, stainless steel appliances, dualcolour cabinets & tiled backsplash. Stylish bathroom w/new vanity, high end faucets & tiling,…

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  • Entertainer’s Dream

    This loft at 550 Beatty just came to the market and is so unique that I had to share. Exposed brick throughout, spiral staircase, private 400 sqft rooftop patio, exposed timber beams and a top of the line chefs kitchen. This loft with over 1400 sqft would be great for someone who loves to host,…

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  • Vancouver City Zoning Information

    Vancouver is divided into numerous zoning districts. Depending on where you are looking, your next home may be zoned for a variety of purposes and it is important to know what those are before entering into a contract. Below is a list of possible zoning bylaws that are in play in Vancouver. For a Vancouver…

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  • First Time Buyers Break

    Unfortunately in Canada we have a thing called Tax. You cannot get away from it. As the old saying goes, Death and Taxes. However in February of this year the government gave first time home buyers a break. Previously all first time buyers were exempt from paying Property Transfer Tax (PTT) on all properties under…

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  • Real Estate Update Fall 2014

    SOLD! This summer was a very active in our local real estate market. The sunny weather and abundance of tourism helped put people in the home buying mood with many people purchasing to move and others as a strict investment. The Vancouver Real Estate Board reported that for the 16th consecutive month, sales on MLS…

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  • August 2014 Housing Stats

    Housing market activity follows 10-year August averages VANCOUVER, B.C. – September 3, 2014 – The Metro Vancouver housing market experienced steady home sale, listing, and pricing trends for the month of August. The Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) reports that residential property sales in Greater Vancouver reached 2,771 on the Multiple Listing Service®…

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