Cost saving programs

(February 22, 2017, posted in Tips)

Wise real estate decisions are made when you have a clear understanding of your personal financial circumstances. When assessing your situation, it is important to know there is a broad range of cost-saving programs available to help you. 

Home Buyers’ Plan: Registered Retirement Savings for down payments 
Canada Revenue Agency’s Home Buyers' Plan lets qualifying home buyers use up to $25,000 of thei... read more.

Quieter new year start

(February 19, 2017)

Metro Vancouver Housing Market is off to a quieter start in 2017 compared to one year ago. 

Home sales and listing trends are below historical averages across the region.  To understand what is going on let’s look at four key indicators.

The first is home sales. REALTOR® registered 1,523 sales on our MLS in January. This is down 40% from a year ago and 10% below the ten year January average. In contex... read more.