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Relocating To A Different Town Or City

February 11th, 2019

 Relocating gold fish

Moving around the corner or even across town is relatively simple because you are likely familiar with the various neighbourhoods and you can access them anytime. If there's a listed home you want to view, you can simply go see it. 

Relocating to a different town or city, however, is much more challenging. It may not be possible for you to make multiple visits to see homes for sale. You m ...

9 Steps To Finding Your Next Dream Home

February 5th, 2019

 Miami House

If you're thinking ahead to your next dream home, the road you need to take to get there may seem confusing. Do you search for listings online? Drop by Open Houses on the weekends? Call the number on For Sale signs? 

Let's break it all down! Here are the specific steps you need to take to ensure you find a home that fits your wants, needs and budget. 

  1. Find out how much your current pro ...

When A Home Inspector Finds An Issue

February 1st, 2019


Imagine you've found the perfect home. You love it. You've made an offer that's been accepted. So far so good! The only catch? You've wisely made the offer conditional on passing a professional home inspection. 

What happens if that home inspection reveals a major issue? 

First, you should know that, depending on the age of the property, a home inspection will typically turn up at least ...

Taking The Stress Out Of Selling Your Home

January 26th, 2019


For some people, the thought of listing their home for sale is stressful. They worry about all the things they have to do — and all the things that might go wrong.

Luckily, it doesn't have to be that way. Here are some tips for making your home sale go smoothly: 

  • Give yourself time to prepare. If you're thinking of selling six months from now, start preparing your property now. Do any ...

1336 FERNWOOD CRESCENT, North Vancouver, BC

December 18th, 2018

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 1336 FERNWOOD CRESCENT, North Vancouver, BC

Steel I beams in the ceiling give this spacious Newer Norgate home a wonderful open feeling. The large, open plan, great room concept with its terrific new kitchen is the focal point for daily living and entertaining. Lovely cabinets, granite and Corian counters, a large island and stainless steel applia ...

2346 JEFFERSON AVENUE, West Vancouver, BC

December 18th, 2018

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 2346 JEFFERSON AVENUE, West Vancouver, BC

Beautifully custom built home in the heart of Dundarave. Situated on a bright south facing lot which features a heated covered patio, looking out to the fantastic level yard. Located steps away from Dundarave Village, two great elementary schools, the Community Centre, the Library, and the beach. This thou ...

Learning and Earning

October 17th, 2018
learning light bulb

"If you are not willing to learn, no one can help you.   If you are determined to learn, no one can stop you." - Zig Ziglar

How To Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

October 10th, 2018

 curb appeal

Ideally, you would like buyers to wait until they’ve viewed your whole property before they judge it. However, the reality is buyers start forming an impression of your home as soon as they see it from the curb. So it pays to do everything you can to improve your property's "curb appeal".

Here are some ideas:

  • You can improve the impact of your landscaping by trimming hedges, removing a ...

False Creek Open House!

October 3rd, 2018

We are proud to announce that this Oct 4th, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 317 1869 SPYGLASS PLACE in the False Creek neighborhood, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful False Creek.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this False Creek Condo for sale.

As always pl ...

317 1869 SPYGLASS PLACE, Vancouver West, BC

October 3rd, 2018

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 317 1869 SPYGLASS PLACE, Vancouver West, BC

You just spied with your little eye a cozy 2 bedroom & den, 2 bathroom home on Spyglass Place along Vancouver's False Creek Seawall. You'll truly appreciate the spacious 992 square foot floorplan from kitchen through to living room & through to a cute den or solarium complete with a window bench. T ...

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