West End VW Open House!

March 30th, 2011

We are proud to announce that this Apr 2nd, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 1272 COMOX Street in Chateau Comox in the West End VW neighborhood, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful West End VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this West End VW Condo for sal ...

Is Condo Home Ownership Right for You

March 28th, 2011

There are many benefits to owning a condo, most of all that you OWN a condo, but sometimes the lifestyle is not for everybody. Take a careful look at the way you live your life before you jump into your first condo purchase. A condo can be more than a financial commitment, it can also be a social commitment, and there are a few considerations to take to make sure your condo experience is a go ...

West End VW Open House!

March 27th, 2011

We are proud to announce that this Mar 27th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 1003 BURNABY Street in Milano in the West End VW neighborhood, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful West End VW.

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

As ...

1701 1003 BURNABY Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

March 27th, 2011

I just finished uploading this Condo for sale, 1701 1003 BURNABY Street, Vancouver West, British Columbia

Enjoy sweeping mountain and city views from this 1 bedroom sub penthouse at the Milano. Lots of little extras including gas fireplace, euro style kitchen, open balcony, and hardwood floors take full advantage of the space and lend itself to flexible living. Parking in the secured undergrou ...

5 Home Renovation projects that pay

March 22nd, 2011

The key to home renovation projects today is choosing the best places to sink your money, that give immediate gratification and make your house look great, plus will get you money back when the time comes to re sell that property.

If you are a handy person, then you can save on the costs of labor and do it yourself over the space of a few weeks and some takeout pizza and beer. If not then hi ...

5 Home Renovation Projects That Don’t Pay

March 21st, 2011

Before you go and start investing huge amounts of money to make that new home of yours the best on the block and the envy of all the neighbors including the Jones’s think about your renovation and whether or not you might be able to recoup the costs of that reno, and whether it will be good for the re sale value of your home. We all know the best time to think about selling is when you are bu ...

Special Assesments - The Mathematical Equation

March 15th, 2011

It’s so awesome and you are just so excited to move into your first condo that you got an accepted offer on last night. You are reading through the minutes and all of a sudden you see that the strata has passed a special assessment to the tune of $20,000. Immediate panic and a sick feeling in your stomach. Where or where will you get $20,000? 

Good news! Special assessments are based on unit ...

What is 7 days right of Rescission?

March 7th, 2011

When you write a presale contract it is a little bit different from a resale contract. In a resale contract, or used real estate, you write your offer with subjects on it, such as subject to financing or subject to a building inspection.

When you write a presale contract (a contract on a unit that is being sold by a developer and is not even built yet) instead of subjects you get 7 days righ ...

The Seller Left Their Stuff - Now What?

March 1st, 2011

This becomes a very sticky situation. Your possession date is 12:00 noon, and you get a call from your Realtor that the Seller has left most of their personal effects in the property that you would like to move into. What happens then?

What do you do with the other persons junk? Because lets face it, it is junk, they don’t want it, you don’t want it because it is in your new house, and what ...