Real Estate Blog

The world of Real Estate is ever evolving and there are so many details than can easily be forgotten or overlooked. These blog posts are intended to be a source of insight and valuable information. If you're reading through any of them and find yourself with more questions than answers please let me know!

The Biggest Obstacle to Listing Your Home

Posted on Apr 27, 2022 in Home Selling

As we enter into the busy spring market you may be feeling like now is the best time to sell your home.

Truth be told, there’s never a bad time to sell your home, but the spring market is definitely more robust.

This is the first of a 4 part series that is intended to help guide and educate homeowners through the process of getting ready to list a h...

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Where's the Beef?!

Posted on Apr 18, 2022

Housing Policy was the hot topic at the Federal Budget meeting earlier this month.

Honestly, I am fully in support of the Government taking initiative in tackling this housing crisis, but I don't see a lot of substance to what they are proposing.

Let's start with Foreign Investment. The Government is proposing to stop offshore buyers from purchasing...

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The Winds are Changing - Time to Adjust Our Sails

Posted on Apr 11, 2022

It was only a matter of time. We were hopeful that these low interest rates we've been enjoying would stick around for another year, but with all that excess printing of money combined with a 30 year high in inflation, rates have been rising at a rapid pace. Some say this 'rising rates to cool inflation' formula is based on old fashioned economics...

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Now What?

Posted on Mar 07, 2022

Interest rates are on the rise and are expected to increase gradually over the year as the Bank of Canada starts to tighten it's monetary policy.

There is still a considerable gap between fixed rate and variable rate mortgages at the moment. Before you rush to the bank to lock in, consult with your mortgage broker.

The allure of safety is compelling...

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Buying Your First Home

Posted on Feb 23, 2022

So you're ready to embark on the biggest shopping spree of your life. First of all congratulations for making such a wise decision and investing in one the greatest and safest assets you can acquire according to some of the most influential and affluent notables in the world.

There are a few perks to being a first time buyer depending on the price r...

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Buying a Leasehold Property in West End Vancouver

Posted on Sep 11, 2021

The West End is a wonderful eclectic neighborhood situated in English Bay and is the gateway to Stanley Park. Aside from the current coyote issue, all in all it’s a pretty great place to live.

The vibe is easy going, the restaurants and bars are plentiful, and the easy access to Vancouver’s downtown core gives it a high walk score ranking (it’s actu...

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