Blog by Michael Giesbrecht

How To Watch Out For Poisons In Your Home

December 29th, 2016


According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 90% of exposures to poisons occur inside the home. Almost all are preventable, if you follow some simple guidelines.                 

  • Look for the poison label on products you buy. Visually, it’s a skull and cross bones, often (but not always) with the word POISON above it. 
  • Don’t make assumptions. Sometimes a seemi ...

West Vancouver New Listings For Houses For Sale

December 29th, 2016
There are six new listings for houses for sale in West Vancouver.  Three are in the British Properties, one is in Caulfeild, one is in Dundarave and one is in Lions Bay.

170 Oceanview Pl                    3 bedrooms         2,151 square feet             $1,050,000
560 Knockmaroon Rd               5 bedrooms         2,963 square feet             $4,320,000
2384 Palmerston Ave               5 bed ...

North Vancouver New Listings For Houses For Sale

December 27th, 2016

There are eleven new listings for homes for sale in North Vancouver.  Two are in Blueridge, one is in Canyon Heights, two are in Central Lonsdale, one is in Hamilton Heights, three are in Lynn Valley, one is in Tempe and one is in Upper Lonsdale.

316 W Queens Rd                  2 bedrooms        2,267 square feet              $1,268,000
2590 Sechelt Dr                    4 bedrooms         2 ...

What Does A Property Surveyor Do?

December 27th, 2016


Property Surveyors, sometimes referred to as land Surveyors, play a vital role in the real estate world. They are the professionals who determine or confirm the exact boundaries of a property. 

Will you need to deal with a Property Surveyor when selling your home? 

You might. 

Sometimes the mortgage lender will ask for a land survey, especially if your property is older and hasn’t change ...

Home Improvement For All Budgets

December 13th, 2016

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West Vancouver New Listings For Houses For Sale

December 12th, 2016
There are ten new listings for houses for sale in West Vancouver.  One is in Altamont, one is in Ambleside, one is in Bayridge, three are in the British Properties, three are in Chartwell and one is in Sentinel Hill.

1036 Kings Ave                     4 bedrooms          2,366 square feet             $2,780,000
1455 Tyrol Rd                       4 bedrooms          3,027 square feet           ...



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