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103 625 Rowcliffe, Kelowna South, Kelowna, B.C.

April 29th, 2013

I just finished uploading this Apartment for sale, 103 625 Rowcliffe, Kelowna South, Kelowna, B.C.

Fantastic 2 bedroom condo downtown Kelowna! This condo has been completely renovated: new stainless steel appliances, new laminate floors, new high end light fixtures, new carpet, fresh paint. Must see! Condo has a great balcony. Centrally located near bus stop, downtown Kelowna, restaurants, sho ...

What Happens if a Seller Passes Away Prior to Closing?

April 22nd, 2013

What Happens if a Seller Passes Away Prior to Closing?

In British Columbia real estate contracts continue to exist after the death of any one of the parties. A contract for the sale of land is binding on the deceased's estate despite the seller dying prior to signing the transfer document.

The problem is, if the seller passed away before signing the transfer document, the executor of ...

Potential Trend in Home Taxes for Cash Strapped Countries

April 11th, 2013
It will be interesting to see if this becomes the trend for cash strapped countries:

The Greek government - which has had historic trouble collecting tax from its own citizens - now plans to slap a tax on any Greek living in another country that still owns real estate in Greece.

Greece's deputy foreign minister, Konstantinos Tsiaras, says Greeks living abroad would pay a higher rate of tax on p ...

Lot 11 13950 Forest Hills Drive, Carrs Landing, Lake Country, B.C.

April 11th, 2013

I just sold this Lot at Lot 11 13950 Forest Hills Drive, Carrs Landing, Lake Country, B.C. Carrs Landing.

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1899 Scott Crescent - $239,000

April 11th, 2013
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1899 Scott Crescent, West Kelowna Estates, West Kelowna, B.C.

April 11th, 2013

I just finished uploading this Lot for sale, 1899 Scott Crescent, West Kelowna Estates, West Kelowna, B.C.

0.27 acre lot in the prestigious Diamond View Estates! Unobstructed view of Lake Okanagan. Bring your own builder. No building timelines. Price plus GST not HST! Less than 10 minutes to downtown Kelowna, close to Rose Valley Elementary school. 2012 property taxes = $1,363 MLS# ...

GST Rules on Real Estate

April 10th, 2013

G.S.T. ON BRITISH COLUMBIA REAL ESTATE

April 2013

 

How does G.S.T. apply to used residential housing?
It does not. Used residential housing is not subject to G.S.T.

How does G.S.T. apply to new residential housing?
G.S.T. is payable on the purchase price of newly constructed or substantially renovated residential homes. Substantially renovated is defined in the legislation as t ...

Vancouver Real Estate - April 2013

April 10th, 2013

 VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE - APRIL 2013

There were 2,347 sales in March 2013 which is a 18% decrease compared to 2,874 sales in March 2012.

There were 933 detached home sales in March 2013 - down 21% from March last year and 48% down from the 1,795 detached homes sold in March 2011.

There were 982 condo sales in March 2013 - down 17% from March 2012 and down 39.5% ...

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