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REVISED Rezoning Application - 1412-1460 Howe Street, 1410 and 1429 Granville Street, and 710 Pacific Street

September 28th, 2012
http://former.vancouver.ca/commsvcs/planning/rezoning/applications/1412-1460howe/index.htm
 
REVISED Rezoning Application - 1412-1460 Howe Street, 1410 and 1429 Granville Street, and 710 Pacific Street

The City has received a revised application to rezone the sites at 1412-1460 Howe Street, 1429 and 1410 Granville Street, and 710 Pacific Street from BCPED (B.C. Place/Expo) and FCCDD (False Creek ...

Consumer confidence is soaring in British Columbia

September 28th, 2012
The Conference Board says its September survey indicates Canadian consumers were generally the most confident in more than a year.

Consumer confidence is soaring in British Columbia, with the province recording the biggest improvement in Canada this month, according to a Conference Board of Canada report released Wednesday.

Nationally, the Ottawa-based economic forecaster said its index of cons ...

'Average' house prices don't tell the whole story.

September 18th, 2012
'Average' house prices don't tell the whole story. There are better indicators to glean market trends

When someone asks how house prices are doing in a particular neighbourhood, the question seems easily answered.

The big real estate boards all issue monthly price reports that spell out what the average selling price was in the previous month and how that compares to the month, and the year, be ...

About to Buy a New Home? Don’t Show It to These People

September 18th, 2012
About to Buy a New Home? Don’t Show It to These People

A listing agent may have shown a prospective buyer a specific house two or three times. Now the buyer wants another showing, which is surely a good sign that she’s ready to make an offer. The buyer also tells the agent that she wants to bring her new boyfriend, best friend, out-of-town parents or co-worker with her to the showing.

Well mean ...

The Anatomy of a Real Estate Purchase

September 18th, 2012
The Anatomy of a Real Estate Purchase

The steps, process and details of buying real estate can be intimidating and overwhelming to the first-time (and even the veteran) buyer. If you’ve never done this before, you likely have no idea how the process begins or what to expect.

Every market does things a little differently, and you should ask your real estate agent how the process works in your co ...

5 Biggest Turnoffs When Touring a Home

September 18th, 2012
5 Biggest Turnoffs When Touring a Home

A real estate agent’s job entails more than assisting clients with the nitty-gritty details of buying or selling a home. Good agents also tour as many homes as possible. Knowing the local inventory gives them an edge over the competition and provides great value for future buyers and sellers because those agents know the market — their product.

Having tou ...

Summer doldrums: Greater Vancouver home sales sag in August

September 11th, 2012
Summer doldrums: Greater Vancouver home sales sag in August

Home sales in Greater Vancouver in August sagged but there was “stability in prices,” said Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver president Eugen Klein Wednesday.

Total residential property sales in Greater Vancouver in August were the second lowest since 1998 and 39.2 per cent below the 10-year August sales average of 2,711.

Sales of d ...

B.C. Real Estate: ‘You can’t burst a bubble that wasn’t there’

September 11th, 2012
B.C. Real Estate: ‘You can’t burst a bubble that wasn’t there’
 
Sagging home sales and flat ­prices have prompted speculation that the “housing bubble” might be about to burst — a prospect that immediately catches the attention of British Columbians.

But there is no housing bubble, according to Tsur Somerville, director of the University of B.C.’s Centre for Urban Economics in the Sauder Schoo ...

Fairview VW Open House!

September 4th, 2012

We are proud to announce that this Sep 9th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 1333 7TH Ave W in the Fairview VW neighborhood, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful Fairview VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Fairview VW Condo for sale.

As always please d ...

Fairview VW Open House!

September 4th, 2012

We are proud to announce that this Sep 8th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM we will be hosting an Open House at 1333 7TH Ave W in the Fairview VW neighborhood, Vancouver West. This is an opportunity to visit this excellent Condo for sale in beautiful Fairview VW.

Please come with any questions you may have. In the meantime you can take a virtual tour of this Fairview VW Condo for sale.

As always please d ...

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