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What Interest Rates Mean For Real Estate

Well, the Bank of Canada finally did it. For the first time in seven years, the benchmark overnight rate went up a quarter of a percentage point. One must wonder, what does this mean for real estate? Well, what it means for real estate is what it means for the larger story that is the Canadian […]

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Mar 0
Mar 0

Vancouver becoming international sports destination

If you’ve noticed some more foot traffic of the sporting variety downtown lately, you’re not alone. Turns out the ambitious plan to turn the City of Vancouver into a top-tier sporting event destination is paying off already. For so long the city has been known as a hockey town, but now we’ve become a full-on […]

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Downtown Surrey is in hot demand with qualified, approved tenants who want affordable luxuries

  When does it make sense to buy pre sale properties? When you are able to secure the best suites prior to the public launch as a VIP purchaser. When the tenant demographics are verified and approved. When the long term economic growth supports both rental and property values. When the property is located in […]

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Dec 0
Dec 0

Hitting the sustainable transportation target five years early

The City of Vancouver unveiled an ambitious plan about a decade ago. The idea was to make the city completely powered by clean energy by 2050, not just electricity, but heating and transportation as well. As part of this, the city was looking to get to 50 percent when it came to sustainable modes of […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

YVR4Sale Appreciation Night- Our Client’s Rock!

This past weekend YVR4Sale held its annual Client Appreciation Night, and we must say, it was awesome! Held at the Concord Pacific showroom along the beautiful seawall, we couldn’t have asked for a better venue. As the sun set, the lights came out, it made for such a stunning backdrop on a beautiful summer evening. […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

Georgia Street could go Jenga!

A German architect based out of Beijing and Hong Kong has proposed a stunning new building for downtown Vancouver. Located at 1500 West Georgia St., the proposed developed would top 152 metres and features a three dimensional, multi-frontal building that kind of looks like a large Jenga game in process. Awesome in our books! 1500 West Georgia […]

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Jun 0
Jun 0

False Creek Flats – It’s hip and ultra cool

If you’ve driven along Terminal Avenue underneath the Skytrain heading to or from Vancouver, you know the False Creek flats area. Chances are you haven’t been particularly impressed with it or what it has to offer, however the City of Vancouver agrees with you, and is unveiling and ambitious program to revitalize the entire area. […]

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May 0
May 0

Bennington House – Accessibility at its finest

You always here location, location, location when it comes to real estate. But more so lately, especially in Vancouver, location can mean proximity to transit, and specifically, the Skytrain lines. There’s a new development currently in pre-construction that fits that bill pitch-perfect–Bennington House by Pennyfarthing Development Group. Literally seconds from the Cambie St. Canada Line […]

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May 0
May 0

Pulling Equity Out of Your Existing Home?

Home equity on a property can be a useful tool, which if used properly can be expertly utilized when it comes to investing, paying down debt, renovations or other financial endeavours. There’s a few avenues to go down, and here’s a brief outline to get you started if you’re thinking of turning equity into a […]

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Apr 0
Apr 0

New Elementary School at Expo Blvd & Abbott Street to enrol 510 kids by 2017

We’re all familiar with the ideal suburban dream life. You move out to the ‘burbs, nestle in with your partner and 2 kids, and settle into the white picket fence lifestyle. Well younger generations, such as Generation Y, who are becoming more of a financial force each day, are kicking this idea to the curb. […]

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