Real Estate Tips Blog

Attention First-time Homebuyers!

(January 27, 2017)



Are you a first-time home buyer?

Introducing the BC Home Owner Mortgage and Equity Partnership (BC HOME Partnership)


What is this program?
Saving for your first home can be challenging, which is why the government of British Columbia has introduced a program designed to help you. It's aimed at eligible first-time homebuyers buying residences in the province of BC and will provide repayable down payme... read more.

Property Assessments vs. Market Value

(January 18, 2017)



Provincial Property Assessment notices have arrived in the mail, giving some homeowners a big smile and a bit more spring in their step (increased property taxes aside), while others wilt and lament at a modest gain or decrease in assessed value.

Hold on a sec, neither this assessment document nor either parties’ emotions, are tied to a current true market value. In fact provincial property assessm... read more.

Downsizing

(January 06, 2017)

Income Property

(January 06, 2017)