Blog by

< Previous

Condo for rent in Whistler

July 28th, 2008
Summer weather is finally here and we hope you are all enjoying it.
 
We are sending this out to our friends and acquaintances to let you know that our Whistler condo is available for $85.00 per night.
There is a separate parking charge of $15.00 per day for the secured underground parking, should you need it.
 
This special rate is not available through ResortQuest. It is only availabl ...

Vancouver Island Lots - Great price! Views!

July 28th, 2008
Spectacular view    lots on Vancouver Island. Four prime strata lots located within an    exclusive enclave in   the charming town of  Ladysmith BC, which is  only one hour north of Victoria, the capitol city of BC. These lots offer stunning two hundred  degree ocean, mountain and harbour views.
A unique opportunity to purchase the best that Ladysmith has to offer. Prices:               $225 ...

Deciding Between New Construction and Existing Homes

July 26th, 2008
Deciding Between New Construction and Existing Homes
Small Pic

When trying to decide whether to buy an old house or a newly constructed one, many question comes to mind,  start by educating yourself and knowing  the pros and cons of each

Real estate agents don’t like to call a house a “used” house. It makes it sound too much like a used car, doesn’t it? ...

Does Staging help sell your home?

July 26th, 2008
Does Staging help sell your home?
Small Pic

With the real estate shifting toward a buyers market, it is essential to present your home in such a way that enhance its best features and minimizes or rectifies problem areas. Many surveys have proven the importance of home staging as a powerful real estate marking tool that helps sell your home faster and for top dollars. ...

9 Easy Tips For a Healthier Home

July 26th, 2008
9 Easy Tips For a Healthier Home
Small Pic


Home is where health starts. From carpets and wall colours to window shades and overhead lighting, your house can play a role in how much you weigh, your mood, even your cancer risk. It's imperative to eliminate toxins, pollutants and health risks. There are many small things that you can do to make your home healthier a ...

Real Estate Fraud

July 26th, 2008
Real Estate Fraud - How to identify it and protect your property?
Small Pic

According to Statistics Canada, "At the end of 2003, individuals and unincorporated businesses held more than $1.6 trillion in residential structures and land - or about one-third of all assets held by individuals."

By mid-2005, Canadians owed $617 billion in outstanding resident ...

Government of Canada Moves to Protect and Strengthen Canadian Housing Market

July 26th, 2008
Government of Canada Moves to Protect and Strengthen Canadian Housing Market
Small Pic

July 9, 2008 - The Government of Canada today announced adjustments to the rules for government guaranteed mortgages aimed at protecting and strengthening the Canadian housing market.

The new measures include:

  1. Fixing the maximum amortization period for new ...

Market Watch - July 2008

July 26th, 2008
Market Watch - July 2008
Small Pic

Recent sales data form Real Estate boards around the country indicates that real estate market is changing to favour the buyer. Sales continue to decrease and benchmark prices for residential homes in most areas are moderating, in some areas trending down slightly since March.

“Real estate is cyclical and the numbers s ...

Kelowna Real Estate - July 25, 2008

July 26th, 2008
NEW LISTINGS:
897    Mission Springs Cres        $563,000
 
1293    Monterey Cres       $639,000
 
6104-4026    Pritchard Dr.        $839,000
 
111-511    Yates        $399,900
 
395    Moonshine Cres        $1,495,000
 
12 781    East Ridge Crt        $557,777
9845 EASTSID ROAD....$2,575,000
 
12801 LAKE HILL DRIVE....$499,000
 
12860 LAKE HILL DRIVE....$499,900
 
12850 LAK ...

Red Hot Housing Needs a Break

July 21st, 2008

A recent article in the Daily Courier highlights Kelowna's current real estate market:

 

The cooling of the local real estate market could be categorized in the same way as forest fire risk. We've gone from the extreme high end of the scale ot merely high.

 

After five years of scorching sales activity and blistering price increases, the Okanagan housing market needs som ...

< Previous

Archives