Showing posts from January, 2016

Kitsilano, Vancouver | 2773 W 15th Avenue, Vancouver BC

Brand New Custom Home in Kitsilano, Vancouver! 2773 West 15th Avenue, Vancouver BC
This Exquisitely finished custom built home in Kitsilano, Vancouver will feature a true family residence with an exceptional open floor plan full of luxury details throughout. The home will boast nearly 2900 sq.ft of spacious & functional living on a 33 x 122 sq.ft lot. Beautiful workmanship coupled with the highest quality material will make this home perfect for any selective buyer. Luxurious features of the home include surround sound, central vacuum, radiant floor heating, cedar siding & detached 2 car garage with access from the back lane and a potential rooftop garden. This 5 bedroom house features an amazing functional layout: 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms on the upper floor with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms on the lower levels. Main floor will feature 10’ ceilings throughout with open concept from the Living Room, Dining Room and the Family Room which lead’s to a Chef’s dream gourmet kitchen …

Brookswood Fernridge, Langley | 20820 36th Avenue

Over 1 Acre in Brookswood Fernridge, Langley awaiting your idea's. Great future potential, wait for development as the OCP is updated with a new Community plan for the Brookswood/Fernridge area or build your dream home. OCP proposal for 2014 had 4 UPA for this area. Wonderful opportunity for developer, builder and investors, with the future development for this beautiful flat property on a quiet street, with no creeks, easement, or right of ways. Located walking distance to Brookswood Secondary & Noel Booth Elementary School and close to Kwantlen Polytechnic University, entertainment, shopping, Willowbrook Shopping Centre, restaurants, parks, public transportation, with easy access to Highway 1 & Highway 10, the US Border and to the proposed Light Rail Transit system.  Contact for more information!

2016 Real Estate Market Outlook

As well documented in the media, 2015 was a year of massive real estate market activity, with prices and home sales skyrocketing well over industry expectations. We saw the price gap between Detached and Attached Properties widen even more this past year. So will 2016 see a cooling-off in activity, or will the recent gains continue without any hiccups? Here’s a round-up of industry forecasts…
BC and Lower Mainland Market
After a year in which home sales across BC rose more than 21 per cent compared with 2014, according to Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) projections issued mid-December, the province’s housing market activity is forecast by the association to moderate in 2016. This is largely based on the British Columbia Real EstateAssociation (BCREA) predictions that sales across the province will fall by around seven per cent, from more than 100,000 in 2015 to 93,700 units in 2016 – a level described as “remaining elevated” by the BCREA.This could be caused by a cooling-off i…

Whalley, Surrey | 2502 10777 University Drive

This Penthouse unit features an AMAZING VIEW.... located in Whalley, Surrey. It comes with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 underground parking spots & storage. Great for investors, first time buyers or if you're downsizing. Citypoint is centrally located within walking distance to the upgraded City Central Shopping Centre, North Surrey Recreation Centre, Surrey City Hall, Surrey Library, restaurants, parks, Elementary & High school, steps to Skytrain - public transportation & easy access to Pattullo Bridge or Port Mann Bridge. Call today for your personal showing! Open House on Sunday January 10 from 1 - 3 pm!

Abbotsford West, Abbotsford | 2626 - 2628 Jasper Court

Investors Alert!!! Great Holding property in the heart of Abbotsford, steps to new commercial plaza, hold and wait for Development! Duplex with long-term Tenants, with current rental income of $1250 & $1250 (can be increased with some TLC). Road Frontage on both Jasper Court & Trethewey Street.

Earthquake | Vancouver, BC

As we've all heard over the years and decades the Metro Vancouver region will be affected by an Earthquake. Whether the 'Big One' hit's in our lifetime or not is an unknown. We all need to be prepared and educated on the topic to some degree for the event and the Earthquake just North of Victoria on December 29, 2015 was a great reminder and warning from Mother Nature. The attachment below is a great tool measuring risk for Metro Vancouver and Victoria broken down by Postal Codes...

Some more resources for residents in BC: